Jamaican Proverbs

Jamaican Proverbs on Beauty

Do you know what the proverb ” Pretty roses gat macca fi juck yu” means? Learn it’s meaning in our Jamaican Proverbs on ” Beauty”.

Pretty roses gat macca fi juck yu
TRANSLATION:Beautiful Roses have thorns which will hurt you.
MEANINGS AND EXPLANATIONS: 1.What may look attractive on the outside my be harmful 2. There are two sides to everyone, a good  one and a bad one.  

Peel neck chicken cry fi life im no cry fi feddah
TRANSLATION: Peel neck chicken cries for  his life not for his feathers.
MEANINGS AND EXPLANATIONS: One’s life is more significant than one’s beauty. 

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