I do not trust people who don't love themselves and yet tell me, 'I love you.' There is an African saying which is: Be careful when a naked person offers you a shirt.
inspirational Inspirational trust
We...we could be friends.'
We COULD be rare specimens of an exotic breed of dancing African elephants, but we're not. At least, I'M not.
Dance cats sarcasm
Don't raise your voice, improve your argument."
[Address at the Nelson Mandela Foundation in Houghton, Johannesburg, South Africa, 23 November 2004]
debate Africa persuasion
It's a pity one can't imagine what one can't compare to anything. Genius is an African who dreams up snow.
Dreams Snow Who
Mr. Right is coming, but he's in Africa and he's walking.
I've never really wanted to go to Japan. Simply because I don’t like eating fish. And I know that's very popular out there in Africa.
stupid africa fish
They say that somewhere in Africa the elephants have a secret grave where they go to lie down, unburden their wrinkled gray bodies, and soar away, light spirits at the end.
africa death Death
One of the dilemmas we deal with concerning the study and teaching of Latin America art is its connection with European and African art.
If wealth was the inevitable result of hard work and enterprise, every woman in Africa would be a millionaire.
american-dream hard-work Dreams
If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your enemy. Then he becomes your partner. -Nelson Mandela, activist, South African president, Nobel Peace Prize (b. 1918)
justice cooperation partners
Maybe he's been in Africa so long he has forgotten that we Christians have our own system of marriage, and it is called Monotony.
- Com'è l'Africa? - gli chiedevano.