Haitian Proverbs…

Pasyans bel, lavi long.

Patience is beautiful, life is long.

A pateint person is happier.

Rete two lontan nan mache chaj li.

Staying too long in the market puts you in debt

Its time to go home.


Piti piti plen kay.

Little by little the house is filled.

Bit by bit things (also children) add up to be a lot


Si ou renmen gren andan, ou dwq renmen po a tou.

If you like the nut, you ought to like the shell.

Don’t complain about working for something you want.


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