Spreekwoorden gebruikt in de engelstalige Caraibische landen zoals
Guyana, Trinidad en Barbados
Slow fire ah boil hard cow-heel
Slow and steady wins the race.
Beg water never boil cow-skin
You won't get much from begging.
Yu caan fine dimond in a gabbage dump
You cannot look for something good in a place where only bad exists.
A dog has four feet, but cannot walk four ways
No man can serve two masters
Too much Ďamensí harm a church
Too much of ought is good for nought.
De olda de clock, de faster it wine (Jam)
The older a person is, the wiser.
Evah skin-teet en' a laugh
Not all outward signs of friendliness should be taken as genuine.
Bad ting nevva got owner
Nobody wants to take responsibility.
Stone a watah no know when sun hot
The protected person is often unaware of reality.
Beatin' yuh own drum an' dancin'
Answering your own questions
Cow horn never too heavy for its head
Everyone can carry his burden.