Who do you want to be more? The best path taken is the path untraveled. Be yourself...think for yourself...and most importantly love yourself. You came into this world by yourself and you leave by yourself...so it makes sense to love who you area.
Really? African proverb? According to whom? Furthermore, lets stop referring to things as simply African. It'd be as silly as referring to something as simply Eurasian. If this quote does legitimately hail from Africa, what country or countries?