Do not find fault with what you do not understand.

Fatherly Love African Proverbs

African proverbs on the importance of fathers. One good father is worth a hundred teachers; fatherly love is the greatest gift given to a child.

When you follow in the path of your father, you learn to walk like him. ∽ African Proverb

Fatherly Love African Proverbs. African proverbs, fatherly love is the greatest gift given to a child. 

Fatherly love African proverbs teach us love holds a child tight, supports the soul and teaches how to love the world in return. African proverbs on the importance of fathers in a child’s emotional and social development set the stage for the path followed by the child later in life.

I love daddy

When you follow in the path of your father, you learn to walk like him. - African Proverb

Hold a child with both hands. ∽ African Proverb

Hold a child with both hands. - African Proverb

Father with his baby in the village of Ngon, Ebolowa District, Cameroon.

Learning expands great souls. - African Proverb

Ethiopia father and son

If a child washes his hands he could eat with kings. ∽ African Proverb

Imvepi Refugee Settlement in Arua District, Northern Uganda

Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable. - African Proverb

A father and his children in Mukono Uganda.

Nobody is born wise. - African proverb

Fathers love with eternal bottomless love.

A person is a person because of other persons - African Proverb

Ten additional fatherly love quotes and African proverbs we love.

In the king, there is the father.

Skill is stronger than strength.

Our mothers give to our spirit heat, our fathers light.

Patience is a necessary ingredient of genius.

Like the air, the water, and everything else in 5the world, the heart too rises the higher the warmer it becomes.

Lions are not frightened by cats.

Love is the father of love.

Old heads will not suit young shoulders.

One good father is worth a hundred teachers.

People throw stones only at trees that have fruit on them.


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