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
Not everything that glitters is gold.
Patience and labor will grind everything.
Without labor, you can not even catch a fish in the pond.
The further into the forest, the more firewood is there.
Who is talking about what, and a lousy one about the bath.
The best is the enemy of the good.
Hurry to much and you will make people laugh.
A titmouse in hands is better than a crane in the sky.