if you want something done well/right, do it yourself

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if you want something done right, do it yourself

proverb A phrase warning against delegating tasks to others because they will often do them wrong. Geez, this report is a total mess. I guess it's true what they say—if you want something done right, do it yourself.
See also: done, if, something, want

if you want something done well, do it yourself

proverb A phrase warning against delegating tasks to others because they will often do them wrong. Geez, this report is a total mess. I guess it's true what they say—if you want something done well, do it yourself.
See also: done, if, something, want

if you want something done well/right, do it yourself

proverb A phrase warning against delegating tasks to others because they will often do them wrong. Geez, this report is a total mess. I guess it's true what they say—if you want something done well, do it yourself.
See also: done, if, something, want, well
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