Slow Quotes

“Friendship was witnessing another’s slow drip of miseries, and long bouts of boredom, and occas...

“Friendship was witnessing another’s slow drip of miseries, and long bouts of boredom, and occasional triumphs. It was feeling honored by the privilege of getting to be present for another person’s most dismal moments, and knowing that you could be dismal around him in return.“ -Hanya Yanagihara
📅︎ Feb 17
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"We understand that it is difficult to cancel or postpone events. ... Right now, however...

"We understand that it is difficult to cancel or postpone events. ... Right now, however, we all must focus on reducing transmission of this virus. These social distancing measures can help delay and slow the spread of the disease and save lives." -- Leirion Gaylor Baird
📅︎ Mar 18
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The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast fa...

The dancer slows her frantic pace in pain and desperation, her aching limbs and downcast face aglow with perspiration. Stiff as wire, her lungs on fire, with just the briefest pause -- then flooding through her memory, the echoes of old applause" ~Neil Peart RIP (Rush - Losing It)
📅︎ Feb 29
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When God shows you that it’s time to let go and you...

When God shows you that it’s time to let go and you refuse to accept it, he will slow the person to hurt you to the point where you have no choice but to let go
📅︎ Feb 17
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"Nothing in life is as important as you t...

"Nothing in life is as important as you think it is, while you are thinking about it." --Daniel Kahneman, Thinking, Fast and Slow
📅︎ Jan 18
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“Before you marry a person, you should fi...

“Before you marry a person, you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet to see who they really are.” —Will Ferrell
📅︎ Dec 20
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The dumbing down of America is most evident in the slow decay of substantive content in the m...

The dumbing down of America is most evident in the slow decay of substantive content in the media, the 10 second sound bites, lowest common denominator programming, credulous presentations on pseudoscience and superstition, but especially a kind of celebration of ignorance” ― Carl Sagan
📅︎ Oct 17
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“You’re slow for...

“You’re slow for someone in the fast lane.” - Anton Ego
📅︎ Feb 14
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"Talk low, talk sl...

"Talk low, talk slow, and don't talk too much." — John Wayne
📅︎ Oct 16
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"The trees that are...

"The trees that are slow to grow bear the best fruit." ( Moliere)
📅︎ Jan 30
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“Sit in a room and read--and read and read. And read the right book...

“Sit in a room and read--and read and read. And read the right books by the right people. Your mind is brought onto that level, and you have a nice, mild, slow-burning rapture all the time.” ― Joseph Campbell
📅︎ Jan 15
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People are so busy chasing happiness. if they ...

People are so busy chasing happiness. if they would slow down and turn around, they would give it a chance to catch up with them. - Harold Kushner
📅︎ Nov 30
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"Slow down kid! Don't just ...

"Slow down kid! Don't just look straight ahead, enjoy the sceneries a little!" -Anonymous
📅︎ Dec 23
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“You’re slow for...

“You’re slow for someone in the fast lane.” - Anton Ego
📅︎ Dec 24
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“Time is too slow for those who wait; too swift for those who...

“Time is too slow for those who wait; too swift for those who fear; too long for those who grieve; too short for those who rejoice; but for those who love, time is eternity.” --Henry Van Dyke
📅︎ Nov 16
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"Never discourage anyone......

"Never discourage anyone...who continually makes progress, no matter how slow." --Plato
📅︎ Aug 14
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“No matter how many mistakes you make or h...

“No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying.” — Tony Robbins
📅︎ Nov 16
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“I guess what they say is true. Old people, a...

“I guess what they say is true. Old people, although slow and dangerous behind the wheel, can still serve a purpose!” -Floyd, Dumb & Dumber
📅︎ Nov 21
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"No matter how bad or slow things ...

"No matter how bad or slow things go, you're still way ahead of everyone who isn't even trying." —TonyRobbins
📅︎ Aug 27
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Never discourage anyone w...

Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. Plato
📅︎ Jul 02
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"Before you marry a person, you should first...

"Before you marry a person, you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet service to see who they really are." — Will Ferrell
📅︎ Oct 15
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"You never want to create characters that sound like a mouthpiece for your ide...

"You never want to create characters that sound like a mouthpiece for your ideas. Good writers express their moral vision slow and subtly, primarily through story structure and the way the hero deals with a particular situation." - John Truby
📅︎ May 06
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“Today a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration....

“Today a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration. That we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively, there’s no such thing as death, life is only a dream & we’re the imagination of ourselves. Here’s Tom with the weather” - Bill Hicks
📅︎ Jul 20
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“Rushing leads to mistakes, and mistak...

“Rushing leads to mistakes, and mistakes slow you down far more than slowing down does.” - Adam Savage (of “Mythbusters”)
📅︎ May 10
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“Thought can never capture t...

“Thought can never capture the movement of life, it is much too slow.” - U.G. Krishnamurti
📅︎ Jun 18
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"Be slow to fall into friendsh...

"Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm & constant." -Socrates
📅︎ May 18
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"Before you marry a person, you should first...

"Before you marry a person, you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet service to see who they really are." — Will Ferrell
📅︎ Apr 25
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"No one should be discouraged, Th...

"No one should be discouraged, Theaetetus, who can make constant progress, even though it be slow." --Plato
📅︎ May 14
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Wisely, and slow. T...

Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.-William Shakespeare
📅︎ Apr 23
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"Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. Bu...

"Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow - that is patience. The two most powerful warriors are patience and time." - Leo Tolstoy
📅︎ Mar 07
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Never discourage anyone w...

Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. - Plato
📅︎ Dec 16
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“Give yourself permission to...

“Give yourself permission to slow down. You can speed up by slowing down.” - Gabby Bernstein
📅︎ Dec 01
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“Before you marry a person you should fir...

“Before you marry a person you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet to see who they really are.” ― Will Ferrell
📅︎ Jul 21
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"No matter how many mistakes you make or h...

"No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress, you are still way ahead of everyone who isn’t trying." - Tony Robbins
📅︎ Dec 30
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“Doubt is just the obstacles of life it is meant to slow you dow...

“Doubt is just the obstacles of life it is meant to slow you down and stop you from achieving what you want to achieve but you can overcome all obstacles with hard work and dedication”(Thy quote king)
📅︎ Mar 28
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“Watching someone lose interest in you is like ...

“Watching someone lose interest in you is like falling of a cliff in slow motion after a while you wish you’d hit the ground already” - a sad person
📅︎ Sep 01
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“If everything is unde...

“If everything is under control, you are going too slow.” -Mario Andretti
📅︎ Feb 24
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"The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed ...

"The most difficult subjects can be explained to the most slow-witted man if he has not formed any idea of them already; but the simplest thing cannot be made clear to the most intelligent man if he is firmly persuaded that he knows already, without a shadow of doubt, what is laid before him"
📅︎ Jan 09
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Life is short a...

Life is short and progress is slow. Gabriel Lippmann
📅︎ Feb 14
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Life is like a roll of toilet pape...

Life is like a roll of toilet paper at first it goes by slow but as you get older it seems to go by very fast
📅︎ Feb 16
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"It's not your responsibility to babysit people's insecurities. You are not obligated to slow ...

"It's not your responsibility to babysit people's insecurities. You are not obligated to slow down your bloom so they can meet you at a level they are comfortable with. Your growth is too important to dim the light within you for someone who's still trying to find their own." - Anonymous
📅︎ Oct 09
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"Confidence ...

"Confidence is a slow but insidious killer."
📅︎ Dec 06
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Never discourage anyone w...

Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. - Plato
📅︎ Aug 14
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"Things usually end the way they...

"Things usually end the way they began. Fast or slow, passionately or boring, too much or too little."
📅︎ Jul 04
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“Ignoring your passion is slow suicide. Never igno...

“Ignoring your passion is slow suicide. Never ignore what your heart pumps for. Mold your career around your lifestyle not your lifestyle around your career.”
📅︎ Apr 27
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“Have you ever noticed that anybody driving...

“Have you ever noticed that anybody driving slower than you is an idiot, and anyone going faster than you is a maniac?” - George Carlin
📅︎ Mar 13
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If a person ahead of you is slow in driving, thank him fo...

If a person ahead of you is slow in driving, thank him for teaching you patience. Rather than honking and adding to the noise, turn this situation into an opportunity! -Wayne Dyer
📅︎ Sep 04
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"You have undertaken to cheat me. I...

"You have undertaken to cheat me. I won't sue you, for the law is too slow. I'll ruin you." Cornelius Vanderbilt
📅︎ Aug 15
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There is no such thing as slow free...

There is no such thing as slow freedom. Freedom is like a birth. Till we are fully free we are slaves. --Gandhi
📅︎ Jul 17
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“You are a slow learner, Winston." "How can I help it? How can I help but see what is in front of...

“You are a slow learner, Winston." "How can I help it? How can I help but see what is in front of my eyes? Two and two are four." "Sometimes, Winston. Sometimes they are five. Sometimes they are three. Sometimes they are all of them at once. You must try harder. It is not easy to become sane.” G.O.
📅︎ Jul 28
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I'm a slow walker...

I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back - Abraham Lincoln
📅︎ Aug 05
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"Never discourage anyone who con...

"Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow." Plato: Greek philosopher.
📅︎ Mar 30
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"Be slow in choosing a f...

"Be slow in choosing a friend, but slower in changing him." - Scottish Proverb.
📅︎ Mar 28
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“I’ll tell you what leadership is: it’s persuas...

“I’ll tell you what leadership is: it’s persuasion, and conciliation, and education, and patience. It’s long, slow, tough work.” -- Dwight Eisenhower
📅︎ May 12
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"It’s better to go slow in the ...

"It’s better to go slow in the right direction than to go fast in the wrong direction." ~Simon Sinek
📅︎ Aug 11
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the ox is slow, ...

the ox is slow, but the earth is patient - some movie?
📅︎ Dec 04
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"For a time, some energy slow...

"For a time, some energy slows down, becomes matter, and pretends to be you." -Pale Lord Hiphis
📅︎ Jun 11
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“Wishing to be friends is qu...

“Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.” ― Aristotle
📅︎ Oct 11
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"There are two modes of invading private property; the first, by which the poor plunder the ric...

"There are two modes of invading private property; the first, by which the poor plunder the rich ... sudden and violent; the second, by which the rich plunder the poor, slow and legal." -- John Taylor, "An Inquiry into the Principles and Policy of the Government of the United States" (1814)
📅︎ Oct 21
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