Meaning of prevention is better than cure in English:

prevention is better than cure

(US an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure)

Translate prevention is better than cure into Spanish

phrase

proverb
  • It's easier to stop something happening in the first place than to repair the damage after it has happened.

    ‘Remember, prevention is better than cure and is much cheaper both in terms of hardware damage/replacement and lost production due to data loss.’
    • ‘While council officials are not unduly worried they are nonetheless taking the view that prevention is better than cure, especially if the hot weather continues for the rest of August.’
    • ‘We believe that prevention is better than cure, and we keep up with latest technology and colours to find the best for our customers.’
    • ‘With back pain, prevention is better than cure.’
    • ‘The prescription for climate change is that prevention is better than cure.’