An African folk tale says the black stripes on a cheetah's face are tears; they cry because they are not like other big cats. (Nope, they're not --- Cheetahs are the fastest! So, no need for tears, pal.
Cheetahs inhabit most of Africa and parts of the Middle East. The cheetah can run faster than any other land to 75 mph in short bursts covering distances up to ft, and has the ability to accelerate from 0 to 62 mph in three seconds.