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Don’t be too clever

Proverb in the local language
Akili nyingi huondoa maarifa.
Proverb's direct translation
Great intelligence removes strategy.
Proverb's meaning
Don't be a smart Alec; consult others.
From: Kiswahili
General comments
Kiswahili is spoken in Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda and parts of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Somalia and Rwanda in Eastern Africa.

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