The time will come when the bridegroom will be taken away from them; and when that time comes, they will fast."
Then he gave them an illustration: "No one tears a piece from a new coat and puts it on an old one; if he does, not only will the new one continue to rip, but the piece from the new will not match the old.
Also, no one puts new wine into old wineskins; if he does, the new wine will burst the skins and be spilled, and the skins too will be ruined.
On the contrary, new wine must be put into freshly prepared wineskins.
Besides that, after drinking old wine, people don't want new; because they say, `The old is good enough.'"