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Monday, September 28, 2015

Proverbs For the Love of Trees

Nothing as lovely to the ear than proverbs about trees on the blogosphere.


African tree proverbs are simple, unique pearls of wisdom. Wisdom is wealth; trees are more precious than money in the sense of shelter, pleasure and gifts of life they give freely to the world. 

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Nothing as lovely to the ear than proverbs about trees on the blogosphere.
African tree proverbs
A person who is always looking at the top of trees will never discover the beauty of its roots.


Trees that bear sweet fruit always have a stick under it.


Though a tree grows so high, the falling leaves return to the root.


Unexpected rainfall allows friends and enemies to seek shelter under the same tree.


Around a flowering tree, there are many insects.



Those who master the art of climbing trees with their teeth are in a better position to know the trees whose barks are bitter.



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