Waste not, want not
This page is about the saying "Waste not, want not"
If we do not waste things we will not be short of things. If we use our resources carefully, we shall never be in need.
waste (verb) = use carelessly, extravagantly | want (verb - mainly archaic) = lack; be short of; not have; be in need of
The saying "Waste not, want not" might be described as a
Contributor: Josef Essberger