6 Tongan Proverbs
- 1. A cowardly hyena lives longer.
- 2. Do not whirl a snake in the air when you have killed it; the ones which remain in their holes see you.
- 3. Friendship is a furrow in the sand.
- 4. He who provokes a war must be sure that he knows how to fight.
- 5. The hyena does not forget where it has hidden its kill.
- 6. The white man has no kin. his kin is his money.