Monday, January 2, 2012
Ovimbundu Wisdom! No. 7
Proverb 1: Mwela ke bamukwata na maboko ne.
Translation: Wind is never caught by hand.
Explanation: You can never recall your words once they are out!
Proverb 2: Kuja kwa lubilo kulengela kwishipawila.
Translation: To eat with speed causes one to spit out continuously.
Explanation: It is not good to criticize a person until you know all the facts!