An Afar proverb says,

"As it is good for a son to resemble his father,

 its good for one proverb to resemble another."

another one says,

"As wind brings rain, so proverbs bring discussion."


We are Afar, we have many proverbs! Please remind one another of the knowledge passed down from our ancestors. When we are confronted with difficulties and disasters, the wisdom learned from proverbs helps us.

Here we have gathered several Afar proverbs. May you listen and learn from them! If you know a proverb that is not here, please send it to us.

In God's Word it is written, "Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be wiser; teach a righteous man, and he will increase in learning." (Proverbs 9:9)