What is the meaning of "don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched"?

The meaning of "don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched" is:

don’t make future plans based on something that has not happened yet


What is the definition of "don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched"?

The definition of "don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched" is:

don’t make future plans based on something that has not happened yet



"don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched" means

don’t make future plans based on something that has not happened yet

Example Sentences:

Teenager: I’m going to go to Harvard and do an Undergraduate degree. Then I’m going to study Law, and become a successful and rich lawyer. After that, I’m going to go into politics and maybe become the President.
Dad: Okay son, but don’t count your chickens before they’ve hatched. Focus on getting into Harvard first, and then make your decisions.


don't count your chickens before they've hatched