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One spoon of soup in need has more value than a pot of soup when we have an abundance of food.
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You are beautiful because of your possessions.
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When the food is cooked there is no need to wait before eating it.
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The cook does not have to be a beautiful woman.
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Dress up a stick and it’ll be a beautiful bride.
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You cannot work for food when there is no food for work.
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Where a woman rules, streams run uphill.
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It is only a stupid cow that rejoices at the prospect of being taken to a beautiful abattoir.
African Proverbs

Having beauty doesn’t mean understanding the perseverance of marriage.
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If there is character, ugliness becomes beauty; if there is none, beauty becomes ugliness.
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