This proverb warns against being too eager.Just because you have five eggs, does not mean you will have five chickens. It is not a good idea to make plans based on expectations (what you think will happen). Things may not happen like you thought they would and that could get you in trouble.
1. Shawn： Don’t count your chickens before they hatch. How many lottery tickets did you buy?
2. Jane：Don’t count your chickens before they hatch. I think we need to make further contact with them dispelling all their misgivings.