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"I must express protest against continually increasing the debt without taking positive steps to slow its growth." - Joe Biden

"In our hedonistic age, the Slow movement has a marketing ace up its sleeve: it peddles pleasure. The central tenet of the Slow philosophy is taking the time to do things properly, and thereby enjoy them more." - Carl Honore

"By taking the time to live life in the slow lane, we quickly experience a deeper, more profound experience of contentment." - Michael Neill

"What comes easiest for me is dialogue. Sometimes when my characters are speaking to me, I have to slow them down so that I'm not simply taking dictation." - Richard Russo

"Love's Pestilence, and her slow dogs of war." - Percy Bysshe Shelley

"We proclaimed you sound when you were foolish in order to avoid taking part in the long, slow, slogging effort that is the only route to genuine maturity of mind and feeling." - Midge Decter

"I'm going to Yoshi's. I'm taking a few gigs. I'm playing. I'm not going to play all the time. I'm going to take it easy and take it slow and warm up so I can come back." - Freddie Hubbard

"When I have a match to play, I begin to relax as soon as I wake up. Everything I do, I do slow and easy. That goes for stroking the razor, getting dressed, and eating my breakfast. I'm practically in slow motion. By the time I'm ready to tee off, I'm so used to taking my time that it's impossible to hurry my swing." - Walter Hagen

"Our modern economy privileges pure profit, momentary transactions and rapid fluidity. Part of craft's anchoring role is that it helps to objectify experience and also to slow down labor. It is not about quick transactions or easy victories. That slow tempo of craftwork, of taking the time you need to do something well, is profoundly stabilizing to individuals." - Richard Sennett

"Our modern economy privileges pure profit, momentary transactions and rapid fluidity. Part of craft's anchoring role is that it helps to objectify experience and also to slow down labor. It is not about quick transactions or easy victories. That slow tempo of craftwork, of taking the time you need to do something well, is profoundly stabilizing to individuals." - Richard Sennett

"Our modern economy privileges pure profit, momentary transactions and rapid fluidity. Part of craft's anchoring role is that it helps to objectify experience and also to slow down labor. It is not about quick transactions or easy victories. That slow tempo of craftwork, of taking the time you need to do something well, is profoundly stabilizing to individuals." - Richard Sennett

"what I love is slowness. Slow people, slow reading, slow traveling, slow eggs, and slow love. Everything good comes slow." - Lynne Sharon Schwartz

"Long slow distance makes long slow runners." - Jim Bush

"Why is Scottie Pippen taking a charge? Taking a charge is for people with no game!" - Bill Walton

"If you don't want to grow old, then slow down the slowing down process." - Daley Thompson

"There is no sudden entrance into Heaven. Slow is the ascent by the path of Love." - Ella Wheeler Wilcox

"Skepticism is slow suicide." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Depression starts slow." - Ned Vizzini

"Perfectionism is slow death." - Hugh Prather

"Haste is slow." - Quintus Curtius Rufus

"I'm a slow starter." - Damian Lewis

"I'm a slow reader." - Benicio Del Toro

"I love slow music." - Norah Jones

"For me, the main thing is spontaneity & taking chances." - Dave Kikoski

"We're not dropping out here, we're infiltrating and taking over." - Terence Mckenna

"I always end up taking people that are morally ambiguous." - Billy Crudup

"Taking me seriously is a big mistake. I certainly wouldn't." - Ani Difranco

"Uncertainty will always be part of the taking charge process." - Harold S Geneen

"I'm nervous when taking part in any movie." - Jamie Campbell Bower

"You can't get anywhere in life without taking risks." - Esme Bianco

"I'm not taking votes based on getting re-elected." - Jaime Herrera Beutler

"I like the idea of taking off like a bird." - Florence Welch

"Be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath." - Bible

"There are no slow retroviruses, only slow retrovirologists." - Peter Duesberg

"I am slow of speech and slow of tongue." - Moses

"Liberty is a slow fruit." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Ultra high speed slow mo" - Jon Gruden

"Start slow and taper off." - Walt Stack

"Divine grace was never slow." - George Herbert

"Hope is a slow business." - Ursula K Le Guin

"Slow good luck is best." - Halldór Laxness

"Slow justice is not justice." - Federico Hernandez Denton

"Slow help is no help." - Proverbs

"You just noticed? You're slow..." - Tite Kubo

"He must be lightning slow." - Ron Atkinson

"Death by starvation is slow." - Mary Austin

"Saving was slow and painful." - William Christopher Handy

"Seabeck is slow to change." - Ashley Wagner

"I'm a very slow reader." - Chip Kidd

"Death by starvation is slow." - Mary Hunter Austin

"Ask yourself to slow down." - Mary Anne Radmacher

"They're just talking. They're flirting kind of like they're strangers, but at the same time they also seem to know each other really well. I don't get it." "So they're taking it slow. What's wrong with that?" Bill asked. "Kids today, they just want things to go fast- boom boom BOOM." - Lauren Kate

"The big corporations are suddenly taking notice of the web, and their reactions have been slow. Even the computer industry failed to see the importance of the Internet, but that's not saying much. Let's face it, the computer industry failed to see that the century would end." - Douglas Adams

"Well, I have a couple of projects in the pipeline, but I'm taking things slow for now and being choosy about the roles I take up. One thing I can assure you of is that you are going to see a lot of me!" - Natasha Henstridge

"Sometimes I feel like I'm taking on a role when I'm writing a song, and it doesn't always have to be true. I'm not sitting in my room crying with my guitar, writing a slow solo about a depressing breakup; that's not me." - Mitchel Musso

"In this media-drenched, multitasking, always-on age, many of us have forgotten how to unplug and immerse ourselves completely in the moment. We have forgotten how to slow down. Not surprisingly, this fast-forward culture is taking a toll on everything from our diet and health to our work and the environment." - Carl Honore

"Some things go slow, slow, slow, and then - wham! - they're over." - Henry Blodget

"Optimist: Someone who figures that taking a step backwards after taking a step forwards is not a disaster. It's a cha-cha." - Robert Breault

"Taking life seriously requires taking death seriously." - Studs Terkel

"Taking away the risk from the financial sector and taking it on to the public shoulders is not the right approach." - Jeroen Dijsselbloem

"To make the quickest progress, you don't have to take huge leaps. You just have to take baby steps-and keep on taking them. In Japan, they call this approach kaizen, which literally translates as 'continual improvement.' Using kaizen, great and lasting success is achieved through small, consistent steps. It turns out that slow and steady is the best way to overcome your resistance to change." - Marci Shimoff

"While the idea of taking you right now, against the wall, is enough to make me lose control, I want you to know that I'm serious. You're not a hook up. You're not a friend with benefits. You're more than that to me." I closed my eyes, breathing heavily. "Well, that was...really sort of perfect." "I'm really sort of perfect ... Everyone else knows that. You're just a little slow on the uptake." - J. Lynn

"I look out the window again, taking slow, deep breaths into a body too tense to move. And as I stare out at the land, I think that this, if nothing else, is compelling evidence for my parents' God, that our world is so massive that it is completely out of our control, that we cannot possibly be as large as we feel. -Tris Prior" - Veronica Roth

"Okay, so, flying," I started, taking a deep breath and focusing on the thing I loved most in the world. "Flying is ... great. It feels great when you're doing it. It's fun. Pure freedom. There's nothing better." Dylan smiled, a slow, easy smile that seemed to light up his whole face. "So the first thing we"re going to do," I told him, "is push you off the roof." - James Patterson

"Okay, so, flying," I started, taking a deep breath and focusing on the thing I loved most in the world. "Flying is ... great. It feels great when you're doing it. It's fun. Pure freedom. There's nothing better." Dylan smiled, a slow, easy smile that seemed to light up his whole face. "So the first thing we're going to do," I told him, "is push you off the roof." - James Patterson

"We who have seen him now, light on his feet, smooth moving as a leopard, a young man with an old man's science, the most beautiful fighting machine I have ever seen, may live to see him fat, slow, old, and bald taking a beating from a younger man. But I would like to hazard a prediction that whoever beats Joe Louis in an honest fight in the next fifteen years will have to get up the floor to do it." - Ernest Hemingway

"10 years ago the black man knew what his condition was. And today, because of the world revolution that's taking place all over this earth, the black man would be fighting for what he knows is his by right, but the movement on the part of [Martin Luther] King and the others had done nothing but slow down the militancy that is inherent in the nature of the black man." - Malcolm X

"Meditation has become a big part of my life these days. It's more about taking some moments for yourself to deep-breathe and focus your attention inward. This has really helped me because, as a perfectionist, I used to think that if I couldn't meditate in my idea of the perfect way, then it wouldn't work. I now meditate even if it is for three minutes while I'm sitting in the car. Every little bit helps to slow the system." - Renee Marino

"While the idea of taking you right now, against the wall, is enough to make me lose control, I want you to know that I'm serious. You're not a hook up. You're not a friend with benefits. You're more than that to me." I closed my eyes, breathing heavily. "Well, that was...really sort of perfect." "I'm really sort of perfect ... Everyone else knows that. You're just a little slow on the uptake." - J. Lynn

"I look out the window again, taking slow, deep breaths into a body too tense to move. And as I stare out at the land, I think that this, if nothing else, is compelling evidence for my parents" God, that our world is so massive that it is completely out of our control, that we cannot possibly be as large as we feel. -Tris Prior" - Veronica Roth

"You have traveled too fast over false ground; Now your soul has come to take you back. Take refuge in your senses, open up To all the small miracles you rushed through. Become inclined to watch the way of rain When it falls slow and free. Imitate the habit of twilight, Taking time to open the well of color That fostered the brightness of day. Draw alongside the silence of stone Until its calmness can claim you." - John O'Donohue

"The beauty of nature insists on taking its time. Everything is prepared. Nothing is rushed. The rhythm of emergence is a gradual, slow beat; always inching its way forward, change remains faithful to itself until the new unfolds in the full confidence of true arrival. Because nothing is abrupt, the beginning of spring nearly always catches us unawares. It is there before we see it; and then we can look nowhere without seeing it." - John O'Donohue

"I turned down a lot of easier opportunities in order to go for the things that I really and ultimately wanted to do. And what's really nice is that it's starting to work. I've been an actor for coming up on 14 years now and the level of activity that's taking place now is a culmination of a slow cooker approach to as opposed to a microwave." - David Oyelowo

"Venturing back further, learning is so slow. Accomplishment is so slow. Experiencing and evaluating your experience is so slow." - Maurice Sendak

"Often, we are too slow to recognize how much and in what ways we can assist each other through sharing expertise and knowledge." - Owen Arthur

"Before you marry a person, you should first make them use a computer with slow Internet to see who they really are." - Will Ferrell

"If you become restless, speed up. If you become winded, slow down. You climb the mountain in an equilibrium between restlessness and exhaustion." - Robert M Pirsig

"He that drinks fast, pays slow." - Benjamin Franklin

"I'll slow roast ya, got no holster" - Drake

"Fate's arrow, when expected, travels slow." - Dante Alighieri

"Murder is a plant of slow growth ..." - Mignon G. Eberhart

"Confidence is a plant of slow growth ..." - Anna Leonowens

"Though punishment be slow, still it comes." - George Herbert

"Hatred was a plant of slow growth ..." - Eleanor Dark

"why are we so monumentally slow?" - Naomi Shihab Nye

"Slow down, simplify and be kind." - Naomi Judd

"Justice, even if slow, is sure." - Solon

"Slow are the beginnings of philosophy." - Henry David Thoreau

"Real improvement is of slow growth only." - Seneca the Younger

"The swiftest despatch seems slow to desire." - Publilius Syrus

"Be swift to hear, slow to speak." - Cleobulus

"That which comes slow comes solid." - Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

"God's mill grinds slow, but sure." - George Herbert

"Influence is just persuasion in slow motion." - Robert Mckee

"Remember, slow and steady wins the race." - Ieyasu Tokugawa

"Poetry is prose in slow motion." - Nicholson Baker

"Slow people are just paying close attention." - Nancy Farmer

"Writing is thinking in slow motion." - Walter Kaufmann

"Sweet instinct leaps; slow reason feebly climbs." - Edward Young

"Real friendship is a slow grower." - Lord Chesterfield

"Politeness is the slow poison of collaboration." - Edwin H. Land

"Slow down, sugar, because im a diabetic." - Nick Jonas

"Brisk talkers are generally slow thinkers." - Jonathan Swift

"Literally, these [heels] slow you down." - Kristen Stewart

"Can't keep up, you haters too slow." - Wiz Khalifa

"Slow motion gets you there faster." - Hoagy Carmichael

"To go faster you must slow down." - John Brunner

"Knowledge is a plant of slow growth." - Thomas Cooper

"Success is a fruit of slow growth." - Henry Fielding

"Haste is slow. [Lat., Festinatio tarda est.]" - Quintus Curtius Rufus

"True progress is slow but sure." - Swami Vivekananda

"All real progress must be slow." - Swami Vivekananda

"Life is death in slow motion." - Henry Rollins

"Let anger's fire be slow to burn." - George Herbert

"I was nervous about writing Slow Regard." - Patrick Rothfuss

"Be not slow to visit the sick." - Bible

"Slow and steady wins the race." - Aesop

"God's mill grinds slow but sure." - George Herbert

"Life is short and progress is slow" - Gabriel Lippmann

"Slow but steady wins the race." - Aesop

"Cancer isn't going to slow me down." - Ethan Zohn

"I enjoy songwriting. It's slow-motion improvising." - Julian Casablancas

"Life is short and progress is slow." - Gabriel Lippmann

"Slow and steady wins the race." - Robert Lloyd

"My brother is really, really slow." - Usain Bolt

"I'd like to make time slow down." - Ryan Seacrest

"You get old, you slow down." - Ben Affleck

"I have no plans to slow down." - Henry Louis Gates

"You slow down when you get older." - Stephen Stills

"If things are going slow, I'm itchy." - Levon Helm

"The wheels of publishing never slow down." - Laurie Graham

"I recommend the art of slow reading." - Amos Oz

"Slow down, everyone. You're moving too fast." - Jack Johnson

"Freedom is like taking a bath: You got to keep doing it every day." - Florynce Kennedy

"The art of winning in business is in working hard - not taking things too seriously." - Elbert Hubbard

"Taking action births motivation." - Greg Smith

"Creativity is taking known elements and putting them together in unique ways" - Jacque Fresco

"He (Leo Durocher) had the ability of taking a bad situation and making it immediately worse." - Branch Rickey

"Love gives without taking" - Erica Jong

"I cannot imagine any crime worse than taking a life, can you? -It'd depend whose life." - Brendan Behan

"Come rain or shine I walk short distances rather than taking my car." - Sophie Ellis Bextor

"Independent film is taking risks in all areas. It's not just about complicated women." - Anne Heche

"There's nobody taking center from me until I give it up." - Joe Dimaggio

"Readiness is the best way of truly taking care of soldiers." - Richard A. Kidd

"Success does not mean taking, it means truly growing and giving" - Tony Robbins

"You will look in vain to see Donald Trump ever taking responsibility for anybody and apologize." - Tim Kaine

"You are losing out because Mexican rapists are taking your job." - David Remnick

"Does taking the life of the perpetrator return your mom? No." - Desmond Tutu

"Quit taking, start giving." - Russell Simmons

"We lived together as kids, and now we're taking care of each other as men." - Aaron Neville



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