while the going is good

while the going is good

While the circumstances are advantageous; while it is easy. There's no traffic right now, so if you're driving, you should get going while the going is good.
See also: going, good

while the going is good

If you do something while the going is good, you do it while things are going well and you still have the opportunity. People are leaving in their thousands while the going is good. Further spending cuts now, while the going is good, would reduce the debt even more.
See also: going, good