January 20, 2006

early bird gets the worm

Posted in proverb at 10:25 am by Feng

early bird gets (catches) the worm – One who arrives first has the best chance for success (see this)

This story is intriguing — a student got his million-dollar income by squeezing ads into a one-mega-pixel image on a web. This is a very simple idea, but he is the first one to make it happen. Someone commented on the student’s success: “early bird gets the worm“. There are many smart birds, but early bird? Only one.

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1 Comment »

  1. […] By the way, this also reminded me one proverb, "early bird gets the  worm", I learned from Fenglish, which is referred to the link. […]


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