Forewarned is forearmed
Those who know that something is coming are better prepared to face it than those who do not know.
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At least for now, Modern Family is taking the less-is-more approach, and resisting turning it into The Lily Show.Stop Hating on ‘Modern Family’ (But Also Stop Giving It Emmys)|Jason Lynch|October 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But instead of a witty pop song, we have yet more woe-is-me-feel-my-pain from an overpaid, over-cosseted celebrity.
Others, such as Redemption Rye, present their MGP whiskey as-is.Your ‘Craft’ Rye Whiskey Is Probably From a Factory Distillery in Indiana|Eric Felten|July 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The book provides a no-detail-is-too-small approach to the scandal and its players.Speed Read: The Juiciest Bits From a New Book on the Duke Lacrosse Scandal|William O’Connor|April 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Despite such enforced breaks, Cruz wowed with his the-end-is-nigh message.Ted’s Excellent Adventure: How Cruz Rocked the Value Voters Summit|Michelle Cottle|October 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Well, forewarned was forearmed, Varney told himself as he walked back to the house.The Weight of the Crown|Fred M. White
She was very angry with Crozier, for it was absurd, that look of deprecating homage, that "Hush-she-is-coming" in his eyes.You Never Know Your Luck, Complete|Gilbert Parker
This has not been the case; our soldiers have been received as enemies, our military honor is-engaged.Rule of the Monk|Giuseppe Garibaldi
The chemist should have been forewarned but the bottom of the boat was dry and he had implicit faith in his own judgment.The Missing Formula|Mildred A. Wirt, AKA Ann Wirt
Other Idioms and Phrases with Forewarned is forearmed
Knowledge in advance enables one to be prepared, as in Let me know when he's in town so I can take the phone off the hook—forewarned is forearmed. This expression originated as a Latin proverb, Praemonitus, praemunitus, which was translated into English by the early 1500s. It soon was put to broader use than its original military applications.