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Then horn for horn they stretch and strive; Deil tak the hindmost, on they drive. (Quote by - Robert Burns)

It is too rash, too unadvised, too sudden; Too like the lightning, which doth cease to be Ere one can say 'It lightens.' (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Remember the great adversity of art or anything else is a hurried life. (Quote by - Robert James Waller)

This strange disease of modern life, with its sick hurry, its divided aims. (Quote by - Matthew Arnold)

Haste makes waste, no less in life than in housekeeping. (Quote by - Henry David Thoreau)

Never be in a hurry; do everything quietly and in a calm spirit. Do not lose your inner peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. (Quote by - St Francis de Sales)

On wings of wind came flying all abroad. (Quote by - Alexander Pope)

Haste is of the Devil. (Quote by - Saint Jerome)

Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it. (Quote by - Soren Kierkegaard)

Waiting is one of life's hardships. (Quote by - Lemony Snicket)

It has been left to our generation to discover that you can move heaven and earth to save five minutes and then not have the faintest idea what to do with them when you have saved them. (Quote by - C.E.M. Joad)

He gets through too late who goes too fast. (Quote by - Publilius Syrus)

Stand not upon the order of your going, But go at once. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

What good is speed if the brain has oozed out on the way? (Quote by - Saint Jerome)

Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay; falsehood by haste and uncertainty. (Quote by - Publius Cornelius Tacitus)

To do two things at once is to do neither. (Quote by - Publilius Syrus)

God made time, but man made haste. (Quote by - Irish Proverb)

Methinks I am a prophet new inspired And thus, expiring, do foretell of him: His rash fierce blaze of riot cannot last, For violent fires soon burn out themselves; Small show'rs last long, but sudden storms are short; He tires betimes that spurs too fast betimes; With eager feeding doth choke the feeder; Light vanity, insatiate cormorant, Consuming means, soon preys upon itself. (Quote by - William Shakespeare)

Festination may prove Precipitation; Deliberating delay may be wise cunctation. (Quote by - Sir Thomas Browne)

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