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English definition of “Rome wasn't built in a day”

Rome wasn't built in a day

saying
said to emphasize that you cannot expect to do important things in a short period of time
(Definition of Rome wasn't built in a day from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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