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I don't think life is about a pace, living slow or fast. I think you just live, y'know what I mean?
Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.
You have undertaken to cheat me. I won't sue you, for the law is too slow. I'll ruin you.
For our vanity is such that we hold our own characters immutable, and we are slow to acknowledge that they have changed, even for the better.
E. M. Forster
Here's the problem if you keep raising tax rates: You slow down economic growth.
Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts; old age is slow in both.
Fortunately, as it pertains to guns, my dad and uncle introduced me to guns the way it needs to be done: smart, slow and safe.
The horse I bet on was so slow, the jockey kept a diary of the trip.
Those that are most slow in making a promise are the most faithful in the performance of it.
I really get inspired by songs. Like, if I hear a thug 'Want to kill ya' song, I'm ready to go out and get crazy. Or if you hear this really sexual, sensual slow song, I want to go have sex. I'm very animalistic when it comes to stuff like that. Very basic emotions.
I have hesitation making any kind of decision, really in my life. I'm really slow at it.
A prince should be slow to punish, and quick to reward.
The world is changing very fast. Big will not beat small anymore. It will be the fast beating the slow.
My dear brothers, take note of this: Everyone should be quick to listen, slow to speak and slow to become angry, for man's anger does not bring about the righteous life that God desires.
People are slow to claim confidence in undertakings of magnitude.
Where belief is painful we are slow to believe.
Democracies are indeed slow to make war, but once embarked upon a martial venture are equally slow to make peace and reluctant to make a tolerable, rather than a vindictive, peace.
You don't burn out from going too fast. You burn out from going too slow and getting bored.
Slow but steady wins the race.
Then suddenly something just kicked me. I kind of woke up and realised that I was in a different atmosphere than you normally are. My immediate reaction was to back off, slow down.
It's hardware that makes a machine fast. It's software that makes a fast machine slow.
What most of all hinders heavenly consolation is that you are too slow in turning yourself to prayer.
Thomas a Kempis
Integrity is the first step to true greatness. Men love to praise, but are slow to practice it. To maintain it in high places costs self-denial; in all places it is liable to opposition, but its end is glorious, and the universe will yet do it homage.
Living and working for four decades in a Bologna apartment and studio he shared with his unwed sisters, Morandi painted little but bottles, boxes, jars, and vases. Yet like that of Chardin and the underappreciated William Nicholson, Morandi's work seems to slow down time and show you things you've never seen before.
Some news managers have been slow to grasp that good television news is always substance over form.
It's always been too slow for me. Playing. The pace of things. I'm a fast sprinter. The trouble was, after playing in the group for a few months, I couldn't reach that point.
Though men may be deep, mentally they are slow.
I have to wake up and drink chamomile tea to slow down.
My most useful acting tip came from my pal John Wayne. Talk low, talk slow, and don't say too much.
I have no plans to slow down.
Henry Louis Gates
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