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"Dawn comes slowly but dusk is rapid." - Alice B Toklas

"Music is a means of rapid transportation." - John Cage

"Female friendships are of rapid growth." - Benjamin Disraeli

"...rapid motion through space elates one." - James Joyce

"We must improve our time; time goes with rapid foot." - Ovid

"All bodies are slow in growth but rapid in decay." - Tacitus

"The FDA has formed a rapid response team." - Andrew Von Eschenbach

"Craig Bellamy's got pace, but he's also rapid as well" - David Platt

"There is no lasting glory in rapid weight loss." - Mireille Guiliano

"The human brain is still undergoing rapid adaptive evolution,." - Howard Hughes

"if we can control the environment in which rapid cognition takes place, then we can control rapid cognition" - Malcolm Gladwell

"Recent warming coincides with rapid growth of human-made greenhouse gases. The observed rapid warming gives urgency to discussions about how to slow greenhouse gas emissions." - James Hansen

"It's unbelievable the primitive feelings that are aroused by rapid change." - Sheila Ballantyne

"We will see the increasingly rapid rate of growth weve already been seeing in Colorado continue." - John Hickenlooper

"Life is rapid, art is slow, occasion coy, practice fallacious, and judgment partial." - Henry Fuseli

"I am seriously troubled by the proposed rapid consolidation in the telecommunications marketplace." - Conrad Bums

"Time steals on and escapes us, like the swift river that glides on with rapid stream." - Ovid

"Bodies are slow of growth, but are rapid in their dissolution." - Tacitus

"Rapid change of conditions in all human affairs bring unexpected results." - William C. Oates

"I never was so rapid in my virtue but my vice kept up with me." - Henry David Thoreau

"Google is my rapid response research assistant. It's the Swiss Army knife of information retrieval." - Lloyd Grove

"Satan will give you a little taste, then he'll move in with rapid speed." - Bob Dylan

"I'm extremely optimistic about rapid transformation and change of things in Africa in general." - Binyavanga Wainaina

"Maturity is most rapid in the low latitudes, where pineapples and women most do thrive." - Nathaniel Parker Willis

"In a time of rapid change, standing still is the most dangerous course of action." - Brian Tracy

"The path of increase is slow, but the road to ruin is rapid." - Seneca the Younger

"I'm extremely optimistic about rapid transformation and change of things in Africa in general." - Binyavanga Wainaina

"My life has always been rapid and crazy. It has just gotten a little faster." - Brandon Jacobs

"Rapid increases in the quantity of money produce inflation. Sharp decreases produce depression." - Milton Friedman

"In most industries, technological change is happening at a rapid rate." - Ken Moelis

"He thought that the world would make more rapid progress without the burden of old people." - Gabriel Garcia Marquez

"The thing that's changed the most has just been the rapid technology." - Jeffrey Katzenberg

"So rapid is the flight of dreams upon the wings of imagination." - Alexandre Dumas

"Liberty, when it begins to take root, is a plant of rapid growth." - George Washington

"I'm extremely optimistic about rapid transformation and change of things in Africa in general." - Binyavanga Wainaina

"In times of rapid change, experience could be your worst enemy." - J Paul Getty

"Exercise is one of the best ways in preventing the rapid growth of obesity in America." - Lee Haney

"Giant group events are distorting organisms: You can like and hate them in rapid succession." - Jerry Saltz

"I am seriously troubled by the proposed rapid consolidation in the telecommunications marketplace." - Conrad Burns

"Horses and mules, and even sail cars, made more rapid progress than did the earliest locomotive." - John Moody

"Our progress in degeneracy appears to me to be pretty rapid." - Abraham Lincoln

"We will see the increasingly rapid rate of growth we've already been seeing in Colorado continue." - John Hickenlooper

"I think it's almost impossible for any expert to predict for the rapid changes we see in the Middle East. They are rapid and they will continue for quite a while." - Abdallah Ii Of Jordan

"I think it's almost impossible for any expert to predict for the rapid changes we see in the Middle East. They are rapid and they will continue for quite a while." - Abdallah II

"What I think we fear is rapid, pronounced, and uncontrollable changes to ourselves, and because of this we have a form of personality inertia - something that resists rapid change." - Simon Travaglia

"Rail is such an undignified way to travel. All that rapid racing about. Floating has so much more gravitas." - Gail Carriger

"I remain unconvinced that anything other than rapid decomposition is the fate of my body and mind after death." - Neil Degrasse Tyson

"Treating your users as co-developers is your least-hassle route to rapid code improvement and effective debugging." - Eric S Raymond

"We live in an age of rapid mass media, television, Internet. They determine our tempo, not books." - Don Delillo

"Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration?" - George Eliot

"In Rapid Dominance, the aim of affecting the adversary's will, understanding, and perception through achieving Shock and Awe is multifaceted." - Harlan K. Ullman

"Bodies are slow of growth, but are rapid in their dissolution. [Lat., Corpora lente augescent, cito extinguuntur.]" - Tacitus

"My films generally center around thousands of pictures being flashed in rapid succession to create the illusion of motion." - Lars Von Trier

"Flying fosters fantasies of childhood, of omnipotence, rapid shifts of being, miraculous moments; it stirs our capacity for dreaming." - Joyce Carol Oates

"No propagation or multiplication is more rapid that that of evil, unless it be checked; no growth more certain." - Charles Caleb Colton

"In times of turbulence and rapid change, you must constantly be re-evaluating yourself relative to the new realities." - Brian Tracy

"The rapid rise of the People's Republic of China as a military and economic power is challenging the status quo." - Dan Quayle

"Millions of human vermin swarm sweating along the night-arched cavernous roads. (Happily rapid chemical processes will disintegrate them all." - Richard Aldington

"Rapid-collage prevents any elevating movement toward a fixed goal. To 'be nowhere' is to let oneself be." - Joshua L. Goldberg

"In contrast to the speculators preoccupation with rapid gain, value investors demonstrate their risk aversion by striving to avoid loss." - Seth Klarman

"I think that in the 21st century, medical biology will advance at a more rapid pace than before." - Shinya Yamanaka

"The progress of rivers to the ocean is not so rapid as that of man to error." - Voltaire

"I'm interested in contemporary vision - the flicker of chrome, reflections, rapid associations, quick flashes of light. Bing! Bang!" - James Rosenquist

"Cultivating inner discipline is something that takes time; expecting rapid results is simply a sign of impatience." - Dalai Lama

"Even in developing markets, we're seeing the growth of digital communication is proceeding at a very rapid pace." - Irene Rosenfeld

"A lady's imagination is very rapid; it jumps from admiration to love, from love to matrimony in a moment." - Jane Austen

"The craving for information is so huge now, and it can be marketed at such a rapid rate." - Clint Eastwood

"Many of the issues we face in dealing with rapid climate change are well suited to an engineering mind." - Larry Brilliant

"She'll find rapid deterioration, which is particularly noticeable in the skin.This is the sign that the subtle physcial is aging." - Frederick Lenz

"In order to keep up with the rapid evolution of the sport, you've got to keep an open mind." - Forrest Griffin

"I am only here to share my knowledge with others and to help them make rapid progress on the path of yoga." - Dharma Mittra

"The modern world is a crowd of very rapid racing cars all brought to a standstill and stuck in a block of traffic." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"The enterprise that does not innovate ages and declines. And in a period of rapid change such as the present, the decline will be fast." - Peter Drucker

"Bankers regard research as most dangerous a thing that makes banking hazardous due to the rapid changes it brings about in industry." - Charles Kettering

"Juggling is an illusion. ... In reality, the balls are being independently caught and thrown in rapid succession. ... It is actually task switching." - Gary W. Keller

"They thrived on the rapid turnover of acquaintances, the lack of involvement with others, and the total self-sufficiency of lives which, needing nothing, were never dissapointed." - J G Ballard

"A rapid bolt will rend the clouds apart, and every single White be seared by wounds. I tell you this. I want it all to hurt." - Dante Alighieri

"Nobody ever fails in Yoga....It is slow in the beginning and rapid in the end. When one is fully matured, realization is explosive." - Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

"A churchless community, a community where men have abandoned and scoffed at or ignored their religious needs, is a community on the rapid downgrade." - Theodore Roosevelt

"What new thoughts are suggested by seeing a face of country quite familiar, in the rapid movement of the rail-road car!" - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"X-Ray crystallography is nowadays an accurate and rapid method of determining conformation in the crystal lattice, which conformation usually corresponds to the preferred conformation in solution." - Derek Harold Richard Barton

"The Bush administration works closely with a network of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops." - Al Gore

"I prefer the society of one faithful person to an association of rapid talkers, who more than anything else seek admiration from one another." - Matthew Pearl

"Gujarat, with its all inclusive, sustainable and rapid growth, is emerging as a globally preferred place to live in and to do business." - Narendra Modi

"The affection of young ladies is of as rapid growth as Jack's beanstalk, and reaches up to the sky in a night." - William Makepeace Thackeray

"Too much faith in personality has a tendency to produce weakness and idolatry, but intense love for the Guru makes rapid growth possible." - Swami Vivekananda

"Acquisition of skills requires a regular environment, an adequate opportunity to practice, and rapid and unequivocal feedback about the correctness of thoughts and actions." - Daniel Kahneman

"I felt uneasy about making the rapid decisions I have always made, and wondered whether every decision should be formally ratified and minuted at a board meeting." - Richard Branson

"It is not death that I'm apparently now succumbing to, but the rapid diminishment of lifeforce from this body of mine." - Dan Quayle

"Whatever field of human activity one may take, only those trends that are in harmony with the needs of society show rapid progress." - Nikolay Chernyshevsky

"We live in an era when rapid change breeds fear, and fear too often congeals us into a rigidity which we mistake for stability." - Lynn White

"O'er the ice the rapid skater flies, With sport above and death below, Where mischief lurks in gay disguise Thus lightly touch and quickly go." - Pierre Charles Roy

"The rapid dissemination of technology and information offers entirely new ways of production, but it can also bring the spectre of more states developing weapons of mass destruction." - George Robertson, Baron Robertson of Port Ellen

"It is a most gratifying sign of the rapid progress of our time that our best text-books become antiquated so quickly." - Theodor Billroth

"We live in an era when rapid change breeds fear, and fear too often congeals us into a rigidity which we mistake for stability." - Lynn Townsend White, Jr.

"Her heart the damned thing had begun to race and she only hoped that the rapid inflation and deflation of her chest wasn't visible beneath her fitted bodice." - Anna Godbersen

"More than 20 years on, sustained competition, informed customers and the rapid growth of new technology provide the necessary environment for substantial deregulation." - Stephen L. Carter

"Once a new paradigm takes hold, its acceptance is extraordinarily rapid and one finds few who claim to have adhered to a discarded method." - Bernard Lown

"We are at a critical point where rapid change is forcing us to look not just to new ways of solving problems but to new problems to solve." - Tim Brown

"Rapid change, accommodating it can be one of the great human capacities. But living through it can be the stuff of stress and often suffering." - Ron Suskind

"Every disease is a musical problem. Its cure a musical solution. The more rapid and complete the solution, the greater the musical talent of the doctor." - Novalis

"Thus the recent rapid evolution of human intelligence is not only the cause of but also the only conceivable solution to the many serious problems that beset us." - Carl Sagan

"Isolation and loneliness create the conditions for rapid aging. The key is to stay connected and open to new relationships throughout your life." - Deepak Chopra

"As our eyes age, they have a tougher and tougher time adjusting to rapid changes in lighting, and we need to be aware of this." - Robert James Thomson

"The rushing of his spirit from its prison-house was as rapid as a hunted cat passing over a garden fence." - Stephen Leacock

"While, like a ghastly rapid river, Through the pale door A hideous throng rush out forever And laugh - but smile no more." - Edgar Allan Poe

"Hitler's large-scale demands for the Mediterranean meant that...the plans for...an 'Eastern Wall' were overtaken by the increasingly rapid advance of the Red Army." - Walter Warlimont

"Adolescence is a period of rapid changes. Between the ages of 12 and 17, for example, a parent ages as much as 20 years." - Anonymous

"Although it might be that we can't expect change overnight, there was really a rapid shift in the way we view politics." - Margaret Cho

"There is every indication that the period ahead will be an innovative one, one of rapid change in technology, society, economy, and institutions." - Peter Drucker

"Frankly, I don't want to see a rapid upturn. I want it to hold until some of these idiotic competitors go bust." - Joe Bamford

"Your man with a thin skin, a vehement ambition, a scrupulous conscience, and a sanguine desire for rapid improvement is never a happy, and seldom a fortunate politician." - Anthony Trollope

"Semantics, or the study of meaning, remained undeveloped, while phonetics made rapid progress and even came to occupy the central place in the scientific study of language." - Roman Jakobson

"I think that Africa has made quite rapid progress and a lot of the conflicts that we saw on the continent have abated." - John Dramani Mahama

"When I was fighting communism, there was rapid development of satellite television and cell phones, and communism, to survive, would have to block all these information devices." - Lech Walesa

"'Gossip Girl' came out in rapid succession over two years, so the endings always had to be suspenseful so that you couldn't wait for the next one." - Cecily Von Ziegesar

"X-Ray crystallography is nowadays an accurate and rapid method of determining conformation in the crystal lattice, which conformation usually corresponds to the preferred conformation in solution." - Derek Harold Richard Bart

"In one century, we've added 28 years to our average life span - a change so rapid that our brains couldn't possibly have evolved to accommodate it." - Martha Beck

"More than 20 years on, sustained competition, informed customers and the rapid growth of new technology provide the necessary environment for substantial deregulation." - Stephen Carter

"For the first time in history we can track the evolution of a pandemic in real time. Influenza viruses are notorious for their rapid mutation and unpredictable behaviour." - Margaret Chan

"The Bush administration works closely with a network of rapid response digital brownshirts who work to pressure reporters and their editors for 'undermining support for our troops.'" - Al Gore

"The rapid increase in the production and transportation of crude oil requires additional vigilance for the continued safe movement of this commodity." - Anthony Foxx

"No individual is alone responsible for a single stepping stone along the path of progress, and where the path is smooth progress is most rapid." - Ernest Lawrence

"I'd like to be able to show 'Rapid Fire' to my dad. I'm that proud of what we've accomplished within the framework of the action-adventure formula." - Brandon Lee

"One way for investors to protect themselves from a rapid change in the price of a stock is to use a limit order rather than a market order." - Arthur Levitt

"Private-equity and hedge-fund guys typically come into a situation of mediocrity, where rapid change may result in a profit." - Austin Ligon

"The Obama administration took rapid and decisive action to restructure GM and Chrysler. Within a fairly short period of time these companies were working effectively again." - Austin Ligon

"To be successful you have to be lucky, or a little mad, or very talented, or find yourself in a rapid growth field." - Edward De Bono

"Most recently, terrorist forces have captured Israeli soldiers and fired rockets into Israeli cities - both unprovoked. These acts of aggression deserve the rapid and decisive response they received." - John Boehner

"One way for investors to protect themselves from a rapid change in the price of a stock is to use a limit order rather than a market order." - Arthur Levitt Jr

"Each time you dip into the well of existence it changes you. Rapid mental development is that process. It is a process of escalating your evolution." - Frederick Lenz

"The burgeoisie, by the rapid improvement of all instruments of production, by the immensely facilitated means of communication, draws all nations into civilization." - Karl Marx

"Sedimentation in the past has often been very rapid indeed and very spasmodic. This may be called the "Phenomenon of the Catastrophic Nature of the Stratigraphical Record."" - D. V. Ager

"Adolescence is a period of rapid changes. Between the ages of 12 and 17, for example, a parent ages as much as 20 years." - Al Bernstein

"Gentle reader, I was born upon the water - not upon the salt and angry ocean, but upon the fresh and rapid-flowing river." - Frederick Marryat

"Along with this rapid growth of forms of communication at our disposal - be it fax, phone, email, Internet or whatever - human solitude will increase in direct proportion." - Werner Herzog

"China needs a powerful Europe, but Europe can only be strong if each and every one of its members attains rapid economic development." - Victor Ponta

"The rapid dissemination of technology and information offers entirely new ways of production, but it can also bring the spectre of more states developing weapons of mass destruction." - Lord Robertson

"Passing into practical life, illustrations of this fact are found everywhere; the distant, or the unseen, steadies and strengthens us against the rapid whirl of things around us." - Matthew Simpson

"We can compare classical chess and rapid chess with theatre and cinema - some actors don't like the latter and prefer to work in the theatre." - Boris Spassky

"Rapid population growth and technological innovation, combined with our lack of understanding about how the natural systems of which we are a part work, have created a mess." - David Suzuki

"New technologies can be used for destructive purposes. The answer is to develop rapid-response systems for new dangers like a bioterrorist creating a new biological virus." - Ray Kurzweil

"There is every indication that the period ahead will be an innovative one, one of rapid change in technology , society , economy , and institutions ." - Peter Drucker

"All the great and beneficent operations of Nature are produced by slow and often imperceptible degrees. The work of destruction and devastation only is violent and rapid." - Albert Pike

"Intellectual force is qualitatively the first and foremost productive force, and concern for its rapid growth should be the ardent concern of all classes." - Maxim Gorky

"That war has brought with it a truly incredible development of means of destruction and a terrifying prospect of rapid and almost limitless development in that direction." - Cordell Hull

"It is commonly observed that a sudden wealth, like a prize drawn in a lottery or a large bequest to a poor family, does not permanently enrich. They have served no apprenticeship to wealth, and with the rapid wealth come rapid claims which they do not know how to deny, and the treasure is quickly dissipated." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"I have a type of bipolar that swings up and down all day long. There are significant mood swings within a day, within a week, within a month. I go through at least four major episodes a year. That's really the definition of bipolar rapid cycle. But I have ultra-rapid, so I have tiny little episodes all day long." - Marya Hornbacher

"You have before you the task of seeking new ways to announce Christ in situations of rapid and often profound transformation, and of emphasizing the missionary character of all pastoral activity." - Pope Benedict Xvi

"things in this world are very roughly averaged; and although averaging is a useful, rapid way of dispatching business, it does undoubtedly waste a great deal which is too good for wasting." - Vernon Lee



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