African Quotes on Family

A family is like a forest, when you are outside it is dense, when you are inside you see that each tree has its place. ~ African Proverb 

A united family eats from the same plate. ~ Baganda proverb

A family tie is like a tree, it can bend but it cannot break. ~ African proverb

If I am in harmony with my family, that’s success. ~ Ute proverb

Dine with a stranger but save your love for your family. ~ Ethiopian proverb

There is no fool who is disowned by his family. ~ African proverb

Home affairs are not talked about on the public square. ~ African proverb

If relatives help each other, what evil can hurt them? ~ African proverb

He who earns calamity, eats it with his family. ~ African proverb

Dine with a stranger but save your love for your family. ~ Ethiopian proverb

The old woman looks after the child to grow its teeth and the young one in turn looks after the old woman when she loses her teeth. ~ Akan (Ghana, Ivory Coast) proverb

When brothers fight to the death, a stranger inherits their father’s estate. ~ Ibo
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Children are the reward of life. ~ African proverb