he that would eat the fruit must climb the tree

he that would eat the fruit must climb the tree

proverb One must work for what one wants. You can't rely on sheer intelligence in order to get good grades—he that would eat the fruit must climb the tree.
See also: climb, eat, fruit, he, must, that, tree
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