Jamaican Proverbs

1. Pit inna de sky, it fall inna yuh y’eye. 

Be careful of your actions close to home.


2. Wah sweet a mout’ hat a belly. 

  

Not all things are good every time.


3. Big blanket mek man sleep late. 

When you are comfortable you will be late for appointment.


 4. Chicken merry, hawk deh near. 

Be careful when you are too happy, problems are closing in.


5. Good chat make people late.   

Good conversation will cause delay.

  

If you like this article please consider joining our Forum HERE to help us grow.


Remember to share this article on Facebook and other Social Media Platforms. To submit your own articles please send us an EMAIL at: [email protected]. Subscribe to our mailing list to get new articles sent to you automatically.

6
Leave a Reply

avatar
6 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
0 Comment authors
Recent comment authors
  Subscribe  
newest oldest most voted
Notify of
Jamaican Highlander
Guest

We say the darndest things lol

Jamaican Highlander
Guest

We say the darndest things lol

Marshalee Goodaz Thompson
Guest

I knew at last one of these 🙂

Marshalee Goodaz Thompson
Guest

I knew at last one of these 🙂

Jamaican Highlander
Guest

We say the darndest things lol

Marshalee Goodaz Thompson
Guest

I knew at last one of these 🙂