με πορδές δεν βάφονται αβγά

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Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

The literal meaning is "With farts, eggs can't be/aren't dyed".

Proverb[edit]

με πορδές δεν βάφονται αβγά (me pordés den váfontai avgá)

  1. (colloquial, humorous) A task can't be completed correctly if one doesn't work hard or do all that is necessary.