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The Early Bird Gets the Worm

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The Early Bird Gets the Worm

   
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Meaning and History

This idiom means that hard work and preparation will result in success. The idiom was first documented in 1670 by Enlgish author John Ray who wrote, “The early bird catcheth the worm”

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