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In Ghana, many issues start with the vim of boiling beans and end with the dignity of a fart.
Africa is to be pitied, worshipped or dominated
Liberia gave life, America gives me a DREAM.
There is always something new out of Africa.
Africa is my continent. It is where I opened my eyes.
Okay Libya ... got all this stuff twirling around in my head
Africa has her mysteries, and even a wise man cannot understand them. But a wise man respects them
Africa for the Africans ... at home and abroad!
British physician, West African Countries and Peoples Man's place is higher than the sky. Respect for man is the underlying spirit of civilization.
India Lima Yankee
I was born in a place humans call central Africa, in a dense rain forest so beautiful, no crayons could ever do it justice.
Hic sunt leones. Here be lions.
Now, looking back on my life in Africa, I feel that it might altogether be described as the existence of a person who had come from a rushed and noisy world, into a still country.
Brazil is bigger than Europe, wilder than Africa, and weirder than Baffin Land.
Africa is a very dangerous place.
What is Africa, anyway? Even I don't know what Africa is, entirely. But I know that it's not some of these simplified sound bites you hear in America.
Name a country, and I have probably been there.
Hardly Africa. Not a stone has a familiar cast; the sky and the earth meet like strangers, and the touch of the sun is as dispassionate as the hand of a man who greets you with his mind on other things. Such is Molo. Its first glance presages the character I later learn - a stern country,
Africa is closer to me in every way than Iraq or Syria.
Zealand 1893 Australia
Whether or not all this came to pass in an East African ditch, I wouldn't like to say. Perhaps it happened in North Africa or further west, but Africa was definitely the place.
Peru, Peru. My heart's lighthouse.
One of the things I love about Africa is the amount of dignity and respect and humility you see all the time. You don't realise how often you're disrespected until you are surrounded by respect.
The undiscovered country from whose bourn no traveler returns.
Only with the greatest of simplifications, for the sake of convenience, can we say Africa. In reality, except as a geographical term, Africa doesn't exist.
There is always something new coming out of Africa.
Africa the place is forever obscured by the shadow of Africa the notion.
Frenchman: Germans with good food.
George Kimble said, 'The only thing dark about Africa is our ignorance of it.' So let's start shedding light on this amazing eclectic continent that has so much to offer.
Africa is less a wilderness than a repository of primary and fundamental values, and less a barbaric land than an unfamiliar voice
Africa is on the rise.
It is the custom on Africa to always produce new and monstrous things.
[Fr., Afrique est coustumiere toujours choses produire nouvelles et monstrueuses.]
I was going to save the world, and I thought I would start with the African continent.
Africa has become the big game of the nation hunters. Today, Africa looms as the greatest commercial, industrial and political prize in the world.
Today, president Paul Biya is presiding over a nation where more than 80% of its physicians are abroad, where more than 90% of its doctorate degree holders are abroad, where Cameroonians invest abroad more than at home, where Cameroonians are voting against the system with their feet;
Indonesia, women are absolutely 100 percent equal to men
This country, the Republic of Indonesia, does not belong to any group, nor to any religion, nor to any ethnic group, nor to any group with customs and traditions, but the property of all of us from Sabang to Merauke!
We carry with us the wonders we seek without us; there is all Africa and her prodigies in us.
Where the hell is Australia anyway?
In the end, for congenial sympathy, for poetry, for work, for original feeling and expression, for perfect companionship with one's friends
give me the country.
Tackling malaria in a country like the Central African Republic is a huge uphill battle, and my experiences there have been a healthy dose of reality, fueling my own sense of urgency to do my part in reducing the preventable suffering of the incredible women I met.
All I know is that every time I go to Africa, I am shaken to my core.
UK - that was Britain.
And what exotic part of the world do you come from?
Africa is destined to anarchy. It is turning into 36 Haitis, with 36 Duvaliers, full of Cadillacs, beggars and snarling dogs.
Holland seems like a quaint toy.
London, dirty little pool of life
I note that the Africa loves to depict the grace of reptiles.
beautiful country with spectacular views. As
You are not a country, Africa. You are a concept ... You are not a concept, Africa. You are a glimpse of the infinite.
Haiti kind of gets a hold of you.
We left New York drunk and early on the morning of February second. After fifteen days on the water and six on the boat we finally arrived on the shores of Africa.
Chile, you'd better slow your role before your thirsty ass ends up in a morgue!" "Well if I do I'll be the flyest bitch there!
I was in Africa once. I was in Kenya. I got off the plane, and I thought, 'Africa ... ' Some guy in a dashiki said, 'Mr. Bundy. Oh my God, it's you.'
To lovers of adventure and novelty, Africa displays a most ample field.
I don't really frick with Africa cause people are starving to death and that's not ballin' to me.
China. The Kaiser had temporarily
One in four sub-Saharan Africans is Nigerian, and it has 140 million dynamic people - chaotic people - but very interesting people.
I don't like to go to strange places. I was in Italy for about five hours on my way to Africa.
I've got two places I like to be. Portugal is one.
My last passport, I had North Korea, Afghanistan, Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Liberia, Guinea ... I had, like, every war-torn country in there.
Orlaith asks as we return to the tree. Germany. You know they have sausages in vending machines there?
As I've learned in the past few years, Mali is home to some of the most incredible musicians in the world.
Africa is not a country, but it is a continent like none other. It has that which is elegantly vast or awfully little.
The island is in Kenya, the water is in Uganda ... But the [Luos, a Kenyan ethnic group] are mad, they want to fish here but this is Uganda.
What is Africa to me: Copper sun or scarlet sea, Jungle star or jungle track, Strong bronzed men, or regal black Women from whose loins I sprang When the birds of Eden sang?
Africa is probably one of the most beautiful places I have ever been.
Confinement. This morning the plane was over the Malay peninsula,
When I'm in Senegal, I can't just sit in isolation making music. People need my help. And the Senegalese people helped create my music. It comes from the country itself.
So this is why I'm always say happy that somebody mentions Rwanda, because behind Rwanda, we have Africa.
Unhappy Persia, that in former age
Hast been the seat of mighty Conquerors,
That in their prowesse and their policies, Have triumph over Africa.
The Sudanese have delighted me, not only in their generosity and simplicity, but also in their tendency to take tea with milk and not to hesitate to dunk biscuits in it. As an Englishman, you can imagine the feeling of fraternal closeness that this activity has generated.
I want to remind all Africans, please come to Africa. It's right across the water. Come look at yourselves. Momma is waiting.
The Cameroonian soul is genuine. It is noble, and it embodies humanism.
someone in Tunis. Halabi
Why you white man have so much cargo and we New Guineans have so little? (asked Yali)
The simple facts of Chadian life - what it takes to survive in that kind of climate with nothing but a hut and some animals - stunned me. And this made me realize, perhaps for the first time, how easy my life was compared to those of people in less privileged societies.
In the following pages I have endeavoured to describe all that appeared to me most important and interesting among the events and the scenes that came under my notice during my sojourn in the interior of Africa.
America, you have it better than our continent, the old one.
As two proud and independent peoples, there is much that distinguishes us one from the other, but there is also much that we share: a vast continent, with its common hardships and uncommon duties; generations of mutual respect and support, and an abiding friendship that grows ever stronger.
I've been to North Africa many times.
The people of Africa have learned the lessons of patience and endurance in their long struggle for freedom.
In a cynical world we have become an inspiration to many. We signal that good can be achieved amongst human beings who are prepared to trust, prepared to belief in the goodness of people.
Argentina and Burma. I have been to most of the countries in the world, but not those two. I want to shoot doves in Argentina. Burma, of course, because no one has really been there.
A country peopled by peasants, priests and pixies.
I don't know anything about Angola, but Angola's in trouble.
After Nigeria, we are the second biggest black African nation. We are the headquarters of the African Union. We are the only African country that has never been colonized. This is perhaps the last surviving African civilization.
Don't just yell France! There are a lot of other countries.
The memoirs that have come out of Africa are sometimes startlingly beautiful, often urgent, and essentially life-affirming, but they are all performances of courage and honesty.
Compared to developed countries, or even to some major emerging countries, burdened by aging populations, financial crises, widening budget deficits, faltering faith in politics and growing social demands, Africa has become the world's last 'New Frontier:' a kind of 'it-continent.'
Brazil, here I come. . . . Thanksss, amigo.
We forgot this continent for a long time - and now, finally Africa is being rediscovered.
Ireland. Great for the spirit - very bad for the body.
Africa is not a fun place, you know. A fun place is somewhere that lifts the spirits, that cossets the senses. I don't think that can be said of the Africa I traveled in.
I have family in Tanzania. I can't even explain the joy of riding through the Tanzania national park and seeing giraffes run across the road and elephants over in a pond and baboons running.
Africa is cruel ... it takes your heart and grinds it into powdered stone - and no-one minds
I'm doing a lot of things in Africa. I've formed a company with two friends of mine called Made In Africa and we are doing a lot of important things across the continent.
I'm uncomfortable, frankly, with the hype about Africa. We went from one extreme ... to, like, Africa now is the best thing after sliced bread.
On my return to Cornwall I discovered that I was living in a tropical paradise. For now I am content to explore my own home and our nearest neighbour France.
Just going to Africa is amazing; it all comes back to the motherland. It's pretty much where everything started.
That country whose people are autumn people, thinking only autumn thoughts.