A donkey knows no gratitude. - (Knappert, p. 138, Swahili)
Where the rooster crows there is a village. -Schambala proverb
The eye is a coward. - Kalenjin (Kenya)
Instruction in youth is like engraving in stones. Berber, North Africa
You suffer from smoke produced by the firewood you fetched yourself. Luhya, Kenya
One cannot count on riches. Somalia
However long the night, the dawn will break.
If one is roasting two potatoes, one of them is bound to get charred. - Kikuyu, Kenya.
One who is crazy for meat hunts buffalo. Luganda, Uganda
You can not take away someone's luck. - Kalenjin (Kenya)
One cannot both feast and become rich. Ashanti tribe
The ivator is alone, but those who eat are many. -Schambala proverb
The poor man and the rich man do not play together. Ashanti tribe
Do not tell the man carrying you that he stinks. Sierra Leone
The pillar of the world is hope. - Kanuri proverb, Nigeria