What’s the root cause?

What’s the underlying issue?

We’re into patches and quick fixes.

We’re into covering it up and sweeping it under the rug.

That’s short-term thinking.

What’s the long-term solution?

Don’t kick the can down the road.

Do it right.

Do it now.

Solve the problem once and for all.

It may be more expensive and take more time up front, but it will save us on the back end.

It will be worth it.

Get to the root of the problem. Then dig it out.