Try these top 40 Congolese proverbs and Sayings like An idiot will cross an ox with an elephant. And next Congolese proverb is If you are too modest you will go hungry. These are examples of Congolese Proverbs.
A house with two keys is worth nothing.
A bald-headed man will not grow hair by getting excited.
A little subtleness is better than a lot of force.
A pretty basket does not prevent worries.
He who doesn't like chattering women must stay a bachelor.
Great events may stem from words of no importance.
Friendship does not need pepper to cry.
Don't cut off the monkey's tail before it is dead.
Don't buy the salt if you haven't licked it yet.
Don't buy a boat that is under water.
Death does not sound a trumpet.
Children are the reward of life.
Being well dressed does not prevent one from being poor.
An idiot will cross an ox with an elephant.
A single bracelet does not jingle.
A pretty face and fine clothes do not make character.
He who is free of faults, will never die.
I own a cow in heaven, but I cannot drink her milk.
If you are too modest you will go hungry.
If you tell people to live together, you tell them to quarrel.
Let him speak who has seen with his eyes.
Little by little grow the bananas.
Love is like a baby: it needs to be treated tenderly.
Lovers do not hide their nakedness.
Lower your head modestly while passing, and you will harvest bananas.
Man is like palm-wine: when young, sweet but without strength; in old age, strong but harsh.
Mothers-in-law are hard of hearing.
Regardless of how full the River, it despite everything needs to expand more.
No matter how hard you throw a dead fish in the water, it still won't swim.
No matter how long the night, the day is sure to come.
One day of hunger is not starvation.
One knife will not cut another knife; one cheat will not cheat another cheat.
Sleep is the cousin of death.
The absent are always in the wrong.
The impotent man does not eat spicy foods.
The portion that a man keeps for himself is usually not the smallest.
War ends nothing.