practice makes perfect

idiom

used to say that people become better at something if they do it often
If you want to be a good writer, you should write every day. Remember, practice makes perfect.

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Recent Examples on the Web Remember, practice makes perfect, so there’s always room for growth on all sides. Tarot.com, Sun Sentinel, 4 Jan. 2024 As with many things, talent never hurts, but practice makes perfect. Eric Gilbertsen, Forbes, 5 May 2023

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“Practice makes perfect.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/practice%20makes%20perfect. Accessed 19 Apr. 2024.

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