Monday, June 06, 2011

Proverb Monday

Proverb: εka wo nsa a, egyae fεyε
Translation: As soon as you obtain it, it ceases to be beautiful.
Usage: Familiarity breeds contempt
No. 2945 in Bu me Bε by Peggy Appiah et al.


  1. And "absense makes the heart grow fonder", yet "out of sight, out of mind".

    A body wonders what to do really, it's all so confusing :(


  2. Yes, it's very confusing and that's human nature


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