From Oahu Ry.: "Hana pono ke kanaka, ola ka honua."

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In A Brief History of Benjamin Franklin Dillingham and the Beginning of the Oahu Railway and Land Company, from OR&L, 1961, an expression in Hawaiian language was printed: "Hana pono ke kanaka, ola ka honua."

Can any of you translate this phrase? It's a guess that can mean "People work together for a living in this world," but that's only my interpretation.

Another Hawaiian expression appears in OR&L's annual report, 1959: "Kulia i ka nuu." It clearly states that it means "aim high".
 





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