A reminder of today's wise words:
Quote Message: When the baobab tree has fallen, the goats start climbing on it" from A Bambara proverb from Mali sent by Otovo Lucky in Benin City, Nigeria
There has been a lively discussion on our BBC Facebook page about the proverb’s meaning:
Quote Message: It means when a man loses his dignity, everyone can now deal with him contemptuously." from Alaku Benjamin Alumbugu
Quote Message: It means when a great man falls due to carelessness and negligence, those people he considered fools can make fun of him."
Quote Message: It means; one's failure or death is another person's joy." from Masereka Clovice
Mahmut, living in Ankara in Turkey, contacted by WhatsApp with his interpretation:
Quote Message: The meaning is if you lose power even the powerless thing can dare to defy you."
And we leave with this photo of athletes from South Sudan, part of the refugee athletes who qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympics, and their training partners during a jogging session today at their camp in Ngong township near Kenya's capital, Nairobi: