The winged termite is not captured by its mind the moment it appears.
Height is not attained in a hurry.
There's not any cunning person whoever licked himself on the trunk.
Cunning guys don't deal with each other.
The youngster's sack is not thrown away after the death of a single child.
Said of a person that has a great protector to assist him.
He's adorable, whose locusts are roasted.
The sitter-in-one-place eats the skin-scrapings.
The rod has no kraal.
No polecat ever smelt its stink.
It is admired twice (on either side).
The view once is to see twice.
A household war is not entered.
Who won't be informed, will visit by the blood-flow.
Alas! for the labour of the ant- bear (who digs a hole and then does not lie in it.)
Who will not be told, will see by the blood-flow.
The Kafir-finch stands by its own stick (perch).
The family circle eats and the lizards bask in the sun (look on).
There's not any partridge that scrapes for another.
The dollar has got out of the pot.
He cow licks on the one which licks her.
The afternoon is worked while it's still fresh.
The spittle has returned to the torso.
The eye crosses a full river.
The body is felt by its owner.
I've poisoned myself with my own toxin.
There's not any road that does not lead home.
There is no river that has not its own sound.
The hoe is bought after being seen.
I'm sitting upon a popular hoe-iron.
Do not throw away the gourds with bushman.
he thief strikes somebody else with the milk-vessel in the face.
There is no elephant which Finds its trunk too heavy.
There's No cock which finds Its spur too heavy.
He's left on the floor like mucus from the nose.
The house of this bold talker lets in the rain, but that of the man with the little throat may be covered with mucus from the throat.
Why do you laugh after you have been laughed at?
The weasel is at ease, the mamba (snake) having gone out.
Come out, weasel! or you will be eaten by the mamba.
A small thing may be more powerful than a big one.
Jokes are covered with dirt.
You should seek knowledge.
The tiger is enquired about from those further on.
He (the idiot ) was sent for tobacco and introduced the medication (Mschosm Riparia).
You start with (boiling) the water before grinding the ground.
He has a cockroach in his ear.
He milks the cow with the calf.
He is big in the mouth.
A sheep kills an elephant. - A small thing may be more powerful than a big one.
Jokes are coated with dirt. - Someone's jokes are hurtful and nasty.
You held a buffalo from the horn for me.
The cony got to be without a tail through having given directions (to others bring him one).
You struct me with a doubled sweet-reed.
Do you think I am as foolish as an ox.
The calf of the crazy buck jumps there where its mother has leaped.
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