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No man who is in a hurry is quite civilized.

Author: William J. Durant (1885-1981)

Profession: American Historian, Essayist

Haste and rashness are storms and tempests, breaking and wrecking business; but nimbleness is a full, fair wind, blowing it with speed to the heaven.

Author: Thomas Fuller (1608-1661)

Profession: British Clergyman, Author

Hasten slowly and ye shall soon arrive.

Author: Milarepa


Make haste slowly.

Author: Latin Proverb

Profession: Sayings of Latin Origin

Rapidity does not always mean progress, and hurry is akin to waste. The old fable of the hare and the tortoise is just as good now, and just as true, as when it was first written.

Author: Charles A. Stoddard


Though I am always in haste, I am never in a hurry.

Author: John Wesley (1703-1791)

Profession: British Preacher, Founder of Methodism