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the harder you work, the luckier you get
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used to emphasize the value of hard work, suggesting that success is often the result of persistent effort, rather than luck or chance
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if you build it, they will come
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used to imply that if you invest time, effort, and resources into creating something worthwhile, others will recognize its value and be naturally drawn to it
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no song, no supper
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used to emphasize the value of hard work, suggesting that rewards or benefits are often earned through effort and contribution
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no sweet without (his) sweat
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used to emphasize that in order to achieve something valuable or desirable, one must be willing to put in the necessary effort and hard work
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revolutions are not made with rose water
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used to emphasize that significant changes are not achieved easily or without sacrifice and struggle
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Rome was not built in a day
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used to emphasize that significant achievements or accomplishments require time, effort, and patience, and cannot be completed quickly or easily
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you do not / never get something for nothing
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used to suggest that everything has a cost or a price, and that achieving something requires effort, investment, or contribution
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elbow grease is (always) the best polish
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used to imply that the best results are achieved by hard work
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genius is one percent inspiration, (and) ninety nine percent perspiration
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used to imply that success or great achievements are mostly the result of hard work, dedication, and effort, rather than simply being a matter of natural talent or inspiration
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God makes the back to the burden
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used to imply that every individual has the capability to overcome their own unique challenges, despite how overwhelming they may appear, by relying on their inner strength and resilience
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the longest way round / around is the nearest way home
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used to caution against the temptation of choosing shortcuts or quick fixes that may appear easier or faster but could lead to undesirable consequences in the long run
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money does not grow on trees
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used to imply that money is not easily obtained or available, and one should not waste it unnecessarily
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go big or go home
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used to suggest that one should put in maximum effort or take a bold approach to achieve success, or else it is better not to try at all
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he who would catch fish must not mind getting wet
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used to imply that success requires effort and perseverance, and that people must be willing to face obstacles and discomfort to achieve their goals
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