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Famous Quotes: African Proverbs

Famous Quotes: African Proverbs
Think about these popular proverbs from Africa.

“Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet.”
African proverb

“There are 40 kinds of lunacy, but only one kind of common sense.”
African proverb

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Famous Quotes: Abraham Lincoln

Think about these popular quotes from one of the USA’s most famous presidents, Abraham Lincoln.

“It’s better to keep one’s mouth shut and be thought a fool than to open it and resolve all doubt.”
Abraham Lincoln

“Nobody has ever expected me to be President.”
Abraham Lincoln

“Nothing valuable can be lost by taking time.”
Abraham Lincoln

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