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Friday, June 14, 2013

Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors

African proverbs teach us about tough life lessons and when seeds of hardship are planted, the new growth is healthier and more plentiful. African proverbs explain the more challenging the hard times, the more valuable will be the lessons.



If you make friends with the boatman in the dry season, you will be the first to cross when the rains come and the tide is high –African Proverb Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors –African Proverb Once water has been spilled, it cannot be scooped back up -African Proverb



African proverbs explain the more challenging the hard times, the more valuable will be the lessons.

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