Put All Your Eggs In One Basket

Don"t concentrate all your prospects or resources in one thing or place, or you could thua kém everything.

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Don’t put all your eggs in one basket is a proverb that warns not lớn invest all of your resources into a single thing because you might thua everything, as in Don’t put all your eggs in one basket by investing your life savings in a risky stock.

Don’t put all your eggs in one basket is usually said as a warning to lớn try lớn stop someone from betting everything on a single thing or venture.

Example: Don’t put all your eggs in one basket by quitting a high-paying job khổng lồ focus on music before you learn khổng lồ play!


The first records of the phrase Don’t put all your eggs in one basket comes from around 1710.

The proverb makes a metaphorical comparison between eggs in a basket lớn a person’s resources being focused on or contained in one thing. If you put all your eggs in one basket và then drop the basket, all of the eggs will break and you will lose all of your eggs. Similarly, if you invest all of your time và money in one venture & it fails, you đại bại everything.

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People who use Don’t put all your eggs in one basket are saying that it is better to spread your resources around to multiple things or have backup plans in case your plan fails. If you put your metaphorical eggs in many metaphorical baskets, you will only chiến bại some of your eggs if you drop a basket.


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Don’t put all your eggs in one basket is a common proverb that people use to warn others of investing everything in only one thing or option.

I'm gonna be hated for what I'm gonna say,but it's never too smart to lớn put all your eggs in one basket. As a musician,I never had the illusion I was going khổng lồ make a living out of music. Even if I succeeded khổng lồ the point I could, I'd immediately phối up an alternate source of income+

— Season of Ghosts (
sophia_sog) May 1, 2020

There is money in a lot of places. Not just crypto. Don’t put all your eggs in one basket, my friends!

— Elise ✨ (
Swopes) May 31, 2021

If you have major growth on TikTok thats great và all but you should look at your other social/content platforms as well. If they are minimal or have very little growth, you need khổng lồ put more focus there.

Putting all your eggs in one basket is never a good thing.

— Mike T (

True or False?

The proverb Don’t put all your eggs in one basket means that it is better khổng lồ spread your resources into several things rather than spend all your resources on just one thing.