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English definition of “if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well”

if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well

saying
used to emphasize that if you are going to spend time doing a piece of work , you should do it as well as possible Succeeding, achieving and fulfilling Grammar:Worth or worthwhile?Worth and worthwhile are adjectives.
(Definition of if it/a thing is worth doing, it's worth doing well from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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