With accent marks:
Кто ра́но встаёт, тому́ бог подаёт.
(lit.) Whoever gets up early, God gives him
If a person gets up early and starts his/her activities in the morning, he/she will have time to do much more in a day than the lounger that lies in bed until dinner.
The English equivalents of this Russian proverb are:
- Early to bed and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.
- The early bird catches the worm.
Other Russian proverbs
~ Seven babysitters make the kid to lose an eye.
Start taking care of the dress while it's new, and of your honor while you are young.
Bitter truth is better than sweet lies.
They do not seek good from good.
The eyes are scared, but the hands are doing.
Where there is no fish even a crayfish is a fish.
A bird is visible by its flight.
Water wears away a stone.