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self-praising
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  • the kumara does not speak of its own sweetness — Maori proverb warning against self praise (a kumara is a sweet potato). 2001 He Hinatore Ki Te Ao Maori A Glimpse into Maori World on http://www.justice.govt.nz Self praising is an undesirable trait in traditional Maori society. It is synonymous… …   Proverbs new dictionary

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