The following is a collection of some out the UBWP systems favorite povebs and quotes coming from African philosophies ;

When bothers fight to the death, a stranger inherits their estate.

The most beautiful fig may contain a worm.

If you close your eyes to facts, you will learn through accidents.

Instruction in youth is like engraving in stone.

A patient man will eat ripe fruit.

He who fears the sun will not become Chief.

A large chair does not make a King.

The wise create proverbs for fools to lean, not repeat.

Patience attracts happiness, it brings near that which is far.

Love has to be shown by deeds, not words.

In a moment of crisis, the wise build bridges, fools build dams.

A wise person will always find a way.

You do not teach the paths of the forest to an old gorilla.

Sticks in a bundle are unbreakable.

You become wise when you un out of money.

A close fiend can become a close enemy.

Patience can cook a stone.

Traveling is leaning.

A family is like a forest. When you are outside it seems dense, but when you are inside, you see each tee has it’s place.

Because he lost his reputation, he lost a kingdom.

When a king has good counselors, his reign is peaceful.

Where thee is love, thee is no darkness.

One cannot count on riches.

By crawling, one learns to stand.

To get lost is to lean the way.

Bad friends will prevent you from having good fiends.

Unity is strength, division is weakness.

A united family eats from the same plate.

When you follow in the path of you father, you lean to walk like him.

When two elephants fight, it is the grass that gets trampled.

He who effuses to obey, cannot command.

Much wealth brings many enemies.

Wisdom is wealth.

A patient person never misses a thing.

One who causes others misfortune also teaches them wisdom.

A leader who does not take advice is not a leader.

He who thinks he is leading and has no one following him is only taking a walk.

By the time the fool has leaned the game, the players have dispersed.

Patience is the key which solves all problems.

Patience puts a crown on the head.

A family tie is like a tree. It can bend but it cannot beak.

There can be no peace without understanding.

Hold a true friend with both hands.

Cross the river in a crowd and the crocodile will not eat you.

Return to old watering holes for more than water. Fiends and dreams await you there.

You always lean a lot more when you lose than when you win.

War has no eyes.

If you cant resolve your problems in peace, you cant solve war.

He who is destined for power does not have to fight for it.

Ears that do not listen to advice accompany the head when it is chopped off.

The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.

Peace is costly but worth the expense.

What you give, you get, ten times over.

Money cannot talk, yet it can make lies look true.

Ugliness with a good character is better than beauty.