“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.”
“An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.”
“Hope for the best, prepare for the worst”
"If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I'd spend six sharpening my axe."
"The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining."
John F. Kennedy
“Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.”
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
“Prepare the umbrella before it rains.”
“It's not the will to win that matters-everyone has that. It's the will to prepare to win that matters.”
Paul Bear Bryant
“We cannot always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.”
Franklin D. Roosevelt
“We are not preparing for the world we live in - we are preparing for the world we find ourselves in.”
“Make yourself sheep and the wolves will eat you.”
"Lack of proper prior planning on your part does not constitute an emergency on mine"
Old English Proverb
"Si vis pacem, para bellum. (If you want peace, prepare for war)"
Publius Flavius Vegetius Renatus
"In the house of the wise are stores of choice food and oil, but a foolish man devours all he has."
"A prudent person foresees the danger ahead and takes precautions. The simpleton goes blindly on and suffers the consequences."
"A wise man thinks ahead; a fool doesn't, and even brags about it!"
"Divide your portion to seven, or even to eight, for you do not know what misfortune may occur on the earth."