Jamaican

  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The alligator lays eggs, but he is not a fowl. Download This Image The alligator lays eggs, but he is not a fowl.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - There is trouble in the business, and Anancy takes it home. Download This Image There is trouble in the business, and Anancy takes it home.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - There is a fire blowing at the tail of the mouse, but he believes he is feeling the effects of a cooling breeze. Download This Image There is a fire blowing at the tail of the mouse, but he believes he is feeling the effects of a cooling breeze.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - There’s someone out there for everyone. Download This Image There’s someone out there for everyone.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you cannot catch Quaku (Harry), catch his shirt Download This Image If you cannot catch Quaku (Harry), catch his shirt
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The mug is not broken, therefore the coffee is not thrown away (or wasted). Download This Image The mug is not broken, therefore the coffee is not thrown away (or wasted).
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - You never see smoke without fire. Download This Image You never see smoke without fire.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not be misled by others’ excitement; use the facts to judge something for yourself. Download This Image Do not be misled by others’ excitement; use the facts to judge something for yourself.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Take what you can get until you can get what you want. Download This Image Take what you can get until you can get what you want.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When some people find themselves with a little extra cash, they spend it on things that they don’t even need. Download This Image When some people find themselves with a little extra cash, they spend it on things that they don’t even need.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - You can shake a man’s head, but you cannot shake his heart. Download This Image You can shake a man’s head, but you cannot shake his heart.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Life isn’t fair. Download This Image Life isn’t fair.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The peacock hides his foot when he hears about his tail. Download This Image The peacock hides his foot when he hears about his tail.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A patient man rides a donkey. Download This Image A patient man rides a donkey.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Don’t go looking for trouble. Download This Image Don’t go looking for trouble.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Every dog has his day, and every cat has his 4 o’clock. Download This Image Every dog has his day, and every cat has his 4 o’clock.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - I came here to drink milk, not to count cows. Download This Image I came here to drink milk, not to count cows.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Have-nots covet what the Haves take for granted. Download This Image Have-nots covet what the Haves take for granted.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you spit in the sky, it falls into your eye. Download This Image If you spit in the sky, it falls into your eye.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - John crow never thinks of making his house until it rains. Download This Image John crow never thinks of making his house until it rains.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Self praise is no recommendation. Download This Image Self praise is no recommendation.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Make the best of a bad situation, and be content with what you have. Download This Image Make the best of a bad situation, and be content with what you have.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When the ashes are cold, even a dog can sleep there. Download This Image When the ashes are cold, even a dog can sleep there.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Make good manners a regular part of your life. Download This Image Make good manners a regular part of your life.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A good friend is better than money in the pocket. Download This Image A good friend is better than money in the pocket.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Don’t let one donkey choke you. Download This Image Don’t let one donkey choke you.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Shoes alone know if the stocking have holes. Download This Image Shoes alone know if the stocking have holes.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - What tastes sweet in the mouth burns the belly. Download This Image What tastes sweet in the mouth burns the belly.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When you find yourself in trouble, a child’s shirt fits you. Download This Image When you find yourself in trouble, a child’s shirt fits you.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you want everything you see, you will eventually lose all. Download This Image If you want everything you see, you will eventually lose all.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The chicken, unaware of the danger posed by the hovering hawk, makes merry. Download This Image The chicken, unaware of the danger posed by the hovering hawk, makes merry.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Things are not always as they seem. Download This Image Things are not always as they seem.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Don’t get involved in things that don’t concern you. Download This Image Don’t get involved in things that don’t concern you.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - You tend to stick to people of the same nature. Download This Image You tend to stick to people of the same nature.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Young John crows are white when hatched, but do not remain white. Download This Image Young John crows are white when hatched, but do not remain white.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A penny-halfpenny (1 1/2d) buys trouble, one hundred pounds (£100) cannot pay for it. Download This Image A penny-halfpenny (1 1/2d) buys trouble, one hundred pounds (£100) cannot pay for it.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The dog does not howl if he has a bone. Download This Image The dog does not howl if he has a bone.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - You cannot sit on the back of the cow and curse the skin of the cow. Download This Image You cannot sit on the back of the cow and curse the skin of the cow.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not take pleasure in the misfortunes of others as the same could happen to you. Download This Image Do not take pleasure in the misfortunes of others as the same could happen to you.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The new broom sweeps clean, but the old broom knows all the corners. Download This Image The new broom sweeps clean, but the old broom knows all the corners.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When a meagre plantain wants to die, it shoots. Download This Image When a meagre plantain wants to die, it shoots.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When the cocoa (cacao) ripens, it bursts. Download This Image When the cocoa (cacao) ripens, it bursts.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A cowardly man keeps sound bones. Download This Image A cowardly man keeps sound bones.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Old fire sticks are easily re-kindled. Download This Image Old fire sticks are easily re-kindled.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not wait until the drum beats before you grind your axe. Download This Image Do not wait until the drum beats before you grind your axe.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The hog/pig eats whatever its mind gives it for [or wants]. Download This Image The hog/pig eats whatever its mind gives it for [or wants].
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Sitting down too much wears out one’s trousers. Download This Image Sitting down too much wears out one’s trousers.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A dog among doctors, a cockroach among shavers. Download This Image A dog among doctors, a cockroach among shavers.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you can’t get turkey, you must satisfy with John Crow. Download This Image If you can’t get turkey, you must satisfy with John Crow.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When the poor man gets up, he becomes trouble to the world. Download This Image When the poor man gets up, he becomes trouble to the world.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not rush into a marriage, or any intimate relationship, but wait until the time is right. Download This Image Do not rush into a marriage, or any intimate relationship, but wait until the time is right.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - One hand washes the other. Download This Image One hand washes the other.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - What the goat does, the kid follows. Download This Image What the goat does, the kid follows.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A stone at the bottom of the river never feels the heat of the sun, Download This Image A stone at the bottom of the river never feels the heat of the sun,
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The person is too slight. Download This Image The person is too slight.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Sheltered persons don’t know true hardship or troubles. Download This Image Sheltered persons don’t know true hardship or troubles.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you do not smash an ant, it is impossible for you to find its guts. Download This Image If you do not smash an ant, it is impossible for you to find its guts.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Every day the devil helps the theif; one day God will help the watchman. Download This Image Every day the devil helps the theif; one day God will help the watchman.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you put your hand in the devil’s mouth, take it out carefully. Download This Image If you put your hand in the devil’s mouth, take it out carefully.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not underestimate the value of the elderly. Download This Image Do not underestimate the value of the elderly.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - What is yours will always be yours. Download This Image What is yours will always be yours.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - That which appears too good, can hurt you. Download This Image That which appears too good, can hurt you.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Nothing lasts forever. Download This Image Nothing lasts forever.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Think before you speak. Download This Image Think before you speak.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A woman has a mouth like a fowl. Download This Image A woman has a mouth like a fowl.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The Parson always christens his own child first. Download This Image The Parson always christens his own child first.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - People tend to point out the faults in others than their own. Download This Image People tend to point out the faults in others than their own.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When a man’s belly is filled, he breaks the pot. Download This Image When a man’s belly is filled, he breaks the pot.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A thick blanket causes a man to sleep late. Download This Image A thick blanket causes a man to sleep late.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Long run, short catch. Download This Image Long run, short catch.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Not everything that comes from above is a blessing. Download This Image Not everything that comes from above is a blessing.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - When someone behaves in an overly enthusiastic manner. Download This Image When someone behaves in an overly enthusiastic manner.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Too many rats never dug a good hole. Download This Image Too many rats never dug a good hole.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Rain never falls at one man’s door (only). Download This Image Rain never falls at one man’s door (only).
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - One finger alone cannot kill lice. Download This Image One finger alone cannot kill lice.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you spread your bed hard, you must lie on a hard bed. Download This Image If you spread your bed hard, you must lie on a hard bed.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Make use of the first opportunities that comes your way. Download This Image Make use of the first opportunities that comes your way.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - You will never know someone just from casual acquaintances. Take time to know someone. Download This Image You will never know someone just from casual acquaintances. Take time to know someone.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Allow one jackass (donkey) to bray at a time. Download This Image Allow one jackass (donkey) to bray at a time.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you are afraid of the eye, you will never eat the head. Download This Image If you are afraid of the eye, you will never eat the head.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Practice what you preach. Download This Image Practice what you preach.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The rooster was killed by his own mouth. Download This Image The rooster was killed by his own mouth.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Every day’s fishing day, but not every day’s a day to catch fish. Download This Image Every day’s fishing day, but not every day’s a day to catch fish.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Not everyone goes to church for the same reason, some just go to gossip. Download This Image Not everyone goes to church for the same reason, some just go to gossip.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Sleep has no master. Download This Image Sleep has no master.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - No matter how drunk the cockroach becomes, he never makes the mistake of walking past the yard of the fowl. Download This Image No matter how drunk the cockroach becomes, he never makes the mistake of walking past the yard of the fowl.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - I’m free to say what I want. Download This Image I’m free to say what I want.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Before allowing good food to spoil, allow the belly to burst. Download This Image Before allowing good food to spoil, allow the belly to burst.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The person who brings gossip to you is the same one taking it back. Download This Image The person who brings gossip to you is the same one taking it back.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - If you are unable to get turkey, then you must be satisfied with John Crow. Download This Image If you are unable to get turkey, then you must be satisfied with John Crow.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not expect to achieve success overnight, take it slowly. Download This Image Do not expect to achieve success overnight, take it slowly.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The more you look, the less you will see. Download This Image The more you look, the less you will see.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - It is no use pretending to be something you are not as the true you will always show. Download This Image It is no use pretending to be something you are not as the true you will always show.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Parents always think that their children are destined for greatness. Download This Image Parents always think that their children are destined for greatness.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A he-goat never wants to scratch his back till he see a stone wall. Download This Image A he-goat never wants to scratch his back till he see a stone wall.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Never judge by outward appearances alone. Download This Image Never judge by outward appearances alone.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Finger never says “look here,” he says “look yonder”. Download This Image Finger never says “look here,” he says “look yonder”.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Get out of any situation in which you feel threatened or pressured into doing anything against your will. Download This Image Get out of any situation in which you feel threatened or pressured into doing anything against your will.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - It is not for the want of fat that the nightingale’s legs stand so. Download This Image It is not for the want of fat that the nightingale’s legs stand so.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Always choose the first opportunity. Download This Image Always choose the first opportunity.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Deal with important matters first. Download This Image Deal with important matters first.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Today for me, tomorrow for you. Download This Image Today for me, tomorrow for you.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Be discreet in what you communicate to others. Download This Image Be discreet in what you communicate to others.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - What went wrong in the morning cannot be remedied in the evening. Download This Image What went wrong in the morning cannot be remedied in the evening.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Do not purchase a pussycat in a bag. Download This Image Do not purchase a pussycat in a bag.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Words are never enough to get through difficult situations. Offer practical solutions and not just mere talk. Download This Image Words are never enough to get through difficult situations. Offer practical solutions and not just mere talk.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The bond between blood relatives is very strong. Download This Image The bond between blood relatives is very strong.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Willful waste brings woeful want. Download This Image Willful waste brings woeful want.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Bowl goes, calabash comes. Download This Image Bowl goes, calabash comes.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - It’s easy to rekindle an old romance. Download This Image It’s easy to rekindle an old romance.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A stranger does not know where the deep water is. Download This Image A stranger does not know where the deep water is.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - A crybaby (for a stubborn) never gets his rights. Download This Image A crybaby (for a stubborn) never gets his rights.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - You should not cast off a member of your family who gets into trouble. Download This Image You should not cast off a member of your family who gets into trouble.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Danger lurks nearby when there is too much merriment and excitement. Download This Image Danger lurks nearby when there is too much merriment and excitement.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The Hungry belly and the full belly do not walk the same road. Download This Image The Hungry belly and the full belly do not walk the same road.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - One pound of fretting, cannot repay one ounce of debts. Download This Image One pound of fretting, cannot repay one ounce of debts.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - He who wants it desperately cannot get it; he who get it easily does not want it or appreciate it. Download This Image He who wants it desperately cannot get it; he who get it easily does not want it or appreciate it.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - The driver flogs his own wife first. Download This Image The driver flogs his own wife first.
  • Jamaican Proverb Quote - Mischief comes by the pound and goes by the ounce. Download This Image Mischief comes by the pound and goes by the ounce.