African Proverbs on Friendship

To be without a friend is to be poor indeed. ~ Tanzanian proverb

Hold a true friend with both hands. ~ African proverb

The friends of our friends are our friends. ~ Congolese proverb

A friend is someone you share the path with. ~ African proverb

Show me your friend and I will show you your character. ~ African proverb

Return to old watering holes for more than water; friends and dreams are there to meet you. ~ African proverb

Between true friends even water drunk together is sweet enough. ~ African proverb
A small house will hold a hundred friends. ~ African proverb

A close friend can become a close enemy.~ African proverb

Bad friends will prevent you from having good friends. ~ Gabon proverb