Proverbs
A Dictionary of Barbadian Language
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Talk does mek talk
It takes two to quarrel. When someone tries to start a quarrel, silence is the best way to avoid it.
 
Tekking time ain't laziness
You can achieve a lot with patience.
 
Tongue and teet does got words
The closest of friends of couples will have arguments.
 
Two poor cow does mek good dung
Poverty can be overcome by working together and pooling resources.
 
Two smart rat can' live in de same hole
Two tricksters can't get along with each other
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