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One here: two there: a great crowd 


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Thank you African sayings, quotes, and proverbs


One can pay back the loan of gold, but one dies forever in debt to those who are kind.
 
I would thank you from the bottom of my heart, but for you, my heart has no bottom.
 
Saying thank you is more than good manners. It is good spirituality.

It's nice to be important, but it's more important to be nice.

Hem your blessings with thankfulness so they don't unravel.




Wise words from the ancestors

The tongue breaks bones though it has none.

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