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* SOMALIA

To be without a friend is to be poor indeed.

* TANZANIA

A roaring lion kills no game.

* TANZANIA

In all the world, things are two and two.

* UGANDA

With wealth one wins a woman.

* ZULULAND

A horse has four legs, yet it often falls.

* ZULULAND

Copying everybody else all the time, the monkey one day cut his throat.

* ZULULAND

Even an ant may harm an elephant.

* ZULULAND

The rich are always complaining.

* ZULULAND

The most beautiful fig may contain a worm.

* ZULULAND

The horse who arrives early gets good drinking water.

* ZULULAND

Do not call to a dog with a whip in your hand.

* SUDAN

A termite can do nothing to a stone save lick it.

* SIERRA LEONE

The elephant's head is no load for a child.

* JOHN 3:16

For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten son, that

whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting

life.

* Education is an ornament in prosperity, and a refuge in adversity.

Aristotle

* From contemplation on may become wise, but knowledge comes only from

study. - A. Edward Newton

* It is not enough to have a good mind; the main thing is to use it well.

- Descartes

* Many complain of their looks, but none of their brains. - Yiddish Proverb

* A good mind possesses a kingdom. - Seneca

* The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. - Aristotle

* Ye can lade a man up to the university, but you can't make him think.

* No profit grows where is no pleasure taken: In brief, sir, study what

you most affect. - William Shakespeare

* There are no national frontiers to learning. - Japanese proverb

* Knowledge advances by steps, and not by leaps. - Lord Macaulay

* I am a Bear of Very Little Brain, and long words bother me. - Winnie the Pooh



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