Whakataukī

Whakataukī (proverbs) are commonly used as inspirations in speeches and also as gentle reminders spoken to each other in everyday life.  They are poetic expressions of wise sayings which tend to contain underlying messages of importance. 

You can download the whakataukī as posters. (See below.)

Download as poster.  (See below)

Kia heke iho rā i ngā tūpuna, kātahi ka tika.

Te mana e kai ana i te miro, nōna te ngahere;
te manu e kai ana i te mātauranga nōna te ao.