Did you know? "A corpse doesn't like to hear that there are no burial clothes"? "A dog with big names doesn't live to see many days." Increase your word power with many more proverbs in this book. So discover why" The room of a small child is not enough for a masquerade to dress up." And why "A man needs to hold his organ in his hand in gesture when making advances to a woman who is deaf and dumb.
Ekoyata has a strong chemical brain imprint of the horrible sight at the cemetery. In the dark and silent house by the forest close to the cemetery, he is afraid that he will kick the head or stumble over the lifeless body of Muzoko Ali. No one seems to know the criminal but him and what he thinks will be sombre judgement.
Just hours after the body of Muzoko Ali was buried, the grave is robbed and the body is dug out of the grave again. Eyewitnesses fear that the mere act of expressing the horrible details of the manner of the robbery will defile them. Still, some feel that the robbery seeks to answer one question. Are dead people entitled to largish generosity of money and ornaments more than the living?
It is a society that breeds perverts. Okojie needs the friendship of Ekoyata, a diehard rebel to fix it. But Ekoyata doesn't think he needs a friend whose heart he would break or who would break his. Interweaving the lives of Ekoyata and Okojie, discover the manner, against all odds, people try to lean on one another under shared injustice.
A young man enters a world of high fantasy, where he must learn who he can trust if he can save those he has grown to love. With a beautiful world of powerful magic and strange creatures, a gripping story, and thought-provoking wisdom literature, Dreams and Shadows will captivate readers of all ages.
This book is a collection of over 10,000 proverbs and wise sayings from all over the world and across different cultures. Proverbs and wise sayings are as old as mankind. They exist to give us advice and can sometimes also serve a humorous purpose. Proverbs have always served as part of our daily conversations and speeches. It is important that they be preserved through sharing and passing on.
A provocative compilation of insights on aging with wisdom, gathered from the great traditions of the world, and the insightful thinkers and writers of all ages. Critics laud this small treasure as "deft," "graceful," and "beautiful."
This profound Soul*Sparks title offers an engaging compilation of keys for adept aging. Readers will be enriched.
"To a wrestler, the legs of an opponent are miles away." This is just one of many proverbs to awaken readers to native wisdom pent up in African proverbs. It is hoped that your words will be empowered through the choice of making it a companion, ‘Charms On A Woman’s Waist.’
Confucius is one of the wises' person who ever lived; his words have been quoted more than almost anyone else. But if you come away from reading the great wisdom of Confucius, and don't really see the wisdom, you aren't alone. BookCaps retelling of Confucius Analects, is perfect for the modern reader who is looking for a translation a little fresher and easier to understand.