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African Proverb

African Proverb
Distance diminishes the elephant

Give your children too much freedom and you lose your own

Children African proverbs, sayings, and quotes.

Yesterday, today and tomorrow, children are our future teach them well and let them lead the way.



Yesterday, today and tomorrow, children are our future teach them well and let them lead the way.

Today’s seedlings are tomorrow's flowers – African Proverb




He who teaches children learns more than they do.

Children African proverbs, sayings, and quotes



Children are not dogs; adults are not Gods.


Bricks and mortar make a house, but the laughter of children makes a home.


We have not inherited this land from our ancestors; rather we have borrowed it from our children.


Old men are twice children.


Children speak in the field what they hear in the house.


Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.


He who teaches children learns more than they do.


Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.


One father is better at caring for ten children than ten children are for one father.

A bad mother wishes for good children.

Children are not dogs; adults are not Gods.


Bricks and mortar make a house, but the laughter of children makes a home.


We have not inherited this land from our ancestors; rather we have borrowed it from our children.


Old men are twice children.


Children speak in the field what they hear in the house.


Do not confine your children to your own learning, for they were born in another time.


He who teaches children learns more than they do.


Parents who are afraid to put their foot down usually have children who step on their toes.



One father is better at caring for ten children than ten children are for one father.


Children speak in the field what they hear in the house.


Treat the earth well: your parents did not give it to you; it was loaned to you by your children. We do not inherit the Earth from our Ancestors; we borrow it from our Children. We are more than the sum of our knowledge; we are the products of our imagination.


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