-Cameroon, West Africa You can never contain water.
For the benefit of flowers, we water the thorns, too.
-Egypt, North Africa
Two waterfalls do not hear each other.
-Kenya, East Africa
The horse that arrives early gets good drinking water.
Do not insult a crocodile while your feet are still in the water.
Heaven is dark and yet out of it streams clear water.
-Afghanistan, Southwestern Asia
I think the people make proverbs about water because water is endless. It is all around us, even in us and we don't notice it in our everyday lives. Water is neither created nor is it destroyed, it is endless. It will always be here even if we aren't.