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Part 3: On cageyness, caution, moderation, patience, and prudence


Sà á bí olóògùn-ún ti wí.
Invoke it exactly as the maker of the charm instructed.
(Always follow instructions, and do not presume to know better than your instructor.)

Sùúrù-ú lérè.
Patience has its profits.
(Patience is a useful quality to cultivate.)

Sùúrù loògùn ayé.
Patience is the talisman for living.
(Patience solves all problems.)

Sùúrù ò lópin.
There is no end to the need for patience.
(One must never tire of exercising patience.)