I will tell you the story of the ant and the grasshopper:
It is a
cold winter's day and an ant is bringing out some
grains of corn from his cellar.
He had gathered a lot of grains in the summer.
A grasshopper sees him. He is very hungry,
"Give me a few grains of corn; I am dying of hunger."
"But," says the ant, "What did
you do in the summer?
Didn't you store up some corn?"
"No," replies the grasshopper, "I was too busy."
"What did you do?" says the ant.
"I sang all day," answers the grasshopper.
"If you sang all summer," says the ant, "you can
Then the Grasshopper knew:
It is best to prepare in good times
for bad times ahead.