How many times have you been cautioned to avoid the "magic beans?"
We're told the fairytale of Jack and the Beanstalk as a warning to stay away from anything that resembles magic beans. Put your head down and get what your mom sent you to the market to buy. Don't get off track, don't get distracted.
Can I tie in a blurb about the bamboo that skyrockets up in a short time, although it put down the roots and hard work over the course of 5 years.