What's your favorite African proverb?

(CNN)No wisdom beats the wisdom that's been passed down through the generations. For isn't that, essentially, what a proverb is? CNN's Inside Africa wants to know your favorite proverbs (if you can tell us where they're from, even better). Share your favorites in the comment section below, or tweet them to us at @CNNAfrica using the hashtag #CNNAfricanProverbs.