Nigerian proverbs that go perfectly with Beyonce’s ‘Near Fall’ at the Super Bowl


    Beyonce’s Super Bowl 50 halftime performance. Photo: Youtube
    Beyonce’s Super Bowl 50 halftime performance was memorable for many reasons and one of those was her nearly falling while performing one of the many stunts she’s known to do while on stage.
    Here are 16 proverbs and saying that align with the incident at the event.
    1. The animal that is careful lives long in the forest.
    2. If you can’t dance well, you’d better not get up.
    3. Nearly no dey kill bird (it’s either you have it or you don’t).
    4. A masquerade is not a spirit only because of its mask.
    5. A tiger does not have to proclaim its tigritude.
    6. A wealthy man will always have followers. Fall or not…
    7. A tree is best measured when it’s down.
    8. Courage is the father of success.
    9. God keeps away flies from the tailless cow.
    10. He who does not lose his way by night will not lose his way by day.
    11. If one imitates the upright, one becomes upright; if one imitates the crooked, one becomes crooked.
    12. No matter how dark it is, the hand always knows the way to the mouth.
    13. Success is 10% ability, and 90% sweat.
    14. The fire that burns a royal palace only enhances its splendour.
    15. The fowl perspires, but the feathers do not allow us to see the perspiration.
    16. The stars shine brightest when the moon is gone.

    Written BY OYINDAMOLA BAMGBOLA for ID Africa …Read More

    Source:: The NET