Search for proverbs by keyword or author 

General Proverbs

The man who counts the bits of food he swallows is never satisfied
African Proverbs

When a once-beautiful piece of cloth has turned into rags, no one remembers that it was woven by Ukwa master weavers.
African Proverbs

The one who loves an unsightly person is the one who makes him beautiful.
African Proverbs

A healthy person who begs for food is an insult to a generous farmer.
African Proverbs

A good deed is something one returns.
African Proverbs

To be without a friend is to be poor indeed.
African Proverbs

Patience is the mother of a beautiful child.
African Proverbs

One falsehood spoils a thousand truths.
African Proverbs

Hold a true friend with both hands. 
African Proverbs

Milk and honey have different colors, but they share the same house peacefully.
African Proverbs

Proverbs by Authors


Proverbs by Category

Submit a Proverb

Make sure you have searched the entire proverbs and the proverb doesn't exist before adding as new proverb!
Make sure you have an account and you are signed in before submitting a proverb!

Contact Us


Send us a mail and we will get in touch with you soon!

You can email us at: contact@fancyread.com
Fancyread Inc.