New Zealander proverbs
Let someone else sing your praise.
Be quick to follow up an advantage.
When one chief falls, another rises.
Who lives in a quiet house has plenty.
In peace be faithful; in war be valiant.
Boast during the day; be humble at night.
Hold on tight to the words of your ancestors.
A little axe, when well used, brings lots of food.
Don't spend time with people who don't respect you.