top of page
Search

საინტერესო სიტყვები და გამონათქვამები – A watched pot never boils

“A watched pot never boils.”

What does it mean?

If something takes time to finish, don’t watch it too closely because it will seem like it’s taking forever.

Where does it come from?

‘A watched pot never boils’ is one of the homely and improving proverbs that is ascribed to Poor Richard, which was the pseudonym that Benjamin Franklin used when publishing his widely popular annual almanac.

Kommentare


bottom of page