Proverbs are an integral part of African culture. They are used to illustrate ideas, reinforce arguments and deliver messages of inspiration, consolation, celebration and advice. We must stop to read and reflect on these wise words as we go about our businesses each day. What are the wise words for today 09/12/2020?
Today’s wise words
“Always being in a hurry does not prevent death, neither does going slowly prevent living“An Igbo Proverb, Southeast Nigeria
What makes proverbs so popular and powerful is that they connect to our deep psychological roots as humans. Proverbs become popular because “people use them to connect with other people and the wisdom of the past.” In our work life, that wisdom is usually used to motivate colleagues and employees.
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What do the wise words of today 09/12/2020 mean to you? Can they inspire you or someone you care about in anyway? Share your thoughts with us in the comments section below.