Slow Quotes

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Katie MacAlister
“You think I'm deranged! How refreshing. Everyone here takes me so seriously, it's a wonderful change to be thought mentally deficient.”
Katie MacAlister, Sex, Lies and Vampires

“The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.”

Jacqueline Carey
“I can see patterns in events, and behaviors; in mathematics, I follow slower”
Jacqueline Carey, Kushiel's Chosen

Ann Voskamp
“When I fully enter time’s swift current, enter into the current moment with the weight of all my attention, I slow the torrent with the weight of me all here.”
Ann Voskamp, One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are

“Have faith that your child's brain is an evolving planet that rotates at its own speed. It will naturally be attracted to or repel certain subjects. Be patient. Just as there are ugly ducklings that turn into beautiful swans, there are rebellious kids and slow learners that turn into serious innovators and hardcore intellectuals.”
Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

Rebecca Solnit
“I like walking because it is slow, and I suspect that the mind, like the feet, works at about three miles an hour. If this is so, then modern life is moving faster than the speed of thought or thoughtfulness.”
Rebecca Solnit, Wanderlust: A History of Walking

Edward Abbey
“In the first place, you can't see anything from a car.”
ed abbey

“Slow down. Take note of the present.”
Avina Celeste

Albert Camus
“Time drips, heavy, slow…”
Albert Camus, Notebooks 1951-1959

Jeffrey Fry
“Success is a slow process, and quitting does not speed it up.”
Jeffrey Fry

“No step is a small step.”
Vineet Raj Kapoor

Toba Beta
“I once visited a village of primitive people.
At village, I felt time and life moved slower.”
Toba Beta, My Ancestor Was an Ancient Astronaut

Fennel Hudson
“Savour a slow-paced contented life.”
Fennel Hudson, Traditional Angling - Fennel's Journal - No. 6

“Time passes way too slow when you're waiting for the unknown”
Donna VanLiere, The Good Dream

“Success happens very slow and very sudden.”
Khalid Masood

“Sleep comes slowly to a mind of cluttered thoughts in search of order and resolve.”
Jeffrey G. Duarte

Mitch Albom
“It's only horrible if you see it that way," Morrie said. "It's horrible to watch my body slowly wilt away to nothing. But it's also wonderful because of all the time I get to say good-bye."
He smiled. "Not everyone is so lucky.”
Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie

“Keep it simple, smooth and slow.”
Maxime Lagacé

Mokokoma Mokhonoana
“When taken in the right direction, even a step that is only half a centimeter long is progress.”
Mokokoma Mokhonoana

“Sometimes the fastest way down is to jump off a cliff.”
Anthony T.Hincks

Martin Heidegger
“A resounding of the authentic word can arise only from silence”
Martin Heidegger

Helen Oyeyemi
“Miranda waited, then said, 'But what will I do for a whole year?'

Neither of them answered her. She supposed the answer was, Get better. The thought of a slow and measured crawl back to health filled her with black sand.”
Helen Oyeyemi, White is for Witching

Steven Magee
“From the outset, I have always thought that Microsoft Windows 10 was a substandard product that should never have been released.”
Steven Magee

'SON of GOD' P.S.Jagadeesh Kumar
“Don't worry how slow you are and how fast he is, finally both will be late X and late Y”
Dr.P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

'SON of GOD' P.S.Jagadeesh Kumar
“Fast and furious wins the race; slow and steady wins the rice”
Sir P.S. Jagadeesh Kumar

“Be Slow to Anger 'Quick' to Love Towards those Around You.”
Syed Sharukh

Iris Murdoch
“But oh — time has become such a torture, a slow torture. One tries to capture a piece of time that lies ahead and is full of light . . . but thinking about that just makes this awful black time even blacker.”
Iris Murdoch, The Green Knight

“Snails were built for comfort. Not for speed!”
Anthony T. Hincks

Mitch Albom
“I asked Morrie if he felt sorry for himself.
"Sometimes, in the mornings," he said.
"That's when I mourn. I feel around my body, I move my fingers and my hands - whatever I can still move - and I mourn what I've lost. I mourn the slow, insidious way in which I'm dying. But then I stop mourning.”
Mitch Albom, Tuesdays with Morrie

John Holt
“Words are not only a clumsy and ambiguous means of communication, they are extraordinarily slow.”
John Holt, How Children Learn

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