Why be hasty when you know that the slow and steady always win the race? Read your way through this article for famous quotations and sayings on being hasty!

Haste Quotes

Almost everybody on this planet run through their lives. In an age where speed matters most, it does not make sense to be slow, when you really have to be fast and hasty in almost everything you do. However, in need not be this way. As people tend to forget that with haste they are unable to justify concentration and tend to make mistakes. Anyone who has learnt anything about life will tell you that you don’t really need to live in the fast lane all of the time. With the word haste I remember the famous story of the hare and the tortoise with a moral saying that “Slow and steady wins the race” which is true in the practical world. Just imagine a situation where you have to write an article in a short period of time, it is possible that you will finish the article within the stipulated time but do you think the quality would be the best you could deliver. It is important to match up with time, but haste can really land you up into many unpredictable instances. Read on to find for yourself quotations and sayings on being hasty and hurrying. Here’s hoping that these quotations help you slow down the pace of your life!

An angel of God never has wings.

- Joseph Smith, Jr.

Act quickly, think slowly

- Germaine Greer

I was taught that the way of progress was neither swift nor easy.

- Marie Curie

If I had my career over again? Maybe I'd say to myself, speed it up a little.

- James Stewart

We are going as fast as we can as soon as we can. We're in a race against time, until we run out of money.

- Jack Nicholson

My ideas have undergone a process of emergence by emergency. When they are needed badly enough, they are accepted.

- R. Buckminster Fuller

Speed provides the one genuinely modern pleasure.

- Aldous Huxley

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

- Pride and Prejudice , Jane Austen

I'm bored with that line. I never use it anymore. My new line is "In 15 minutes everybody will be famous.

- Andy Warhol

All our final decisions are made in a state of mind that is not going to last.

- In the Shadow of Young Girls in Flower , Marcel Proust

The beginning is always today.

- Mary Wollstonecraft

Progressive societies outgrow institutions as children outgrow clothes.

- Henry George

A wise man will make haste to forgive, because he knows the true value of time, and will not suffer it to pass away in unnecessary pain.

- Samuel Johnson

Learn the lines and don't bump into the furniture.

- Noel Coward

Truth is confirmed by inspection and delay; falsehood by haste and uncertainty.

- Tacitus

If you run, you might lose. If you don't run, you're guaranteed to lose.

- Jesse Jackson

Speed is a great asset; but it's greater when it's combined with quickness - and there's a big difference.

- Ty Cobb

Think slow, act fast.

- Buster Keaton

We didn't stick to any format. We would just get an idea, and once you started on the idea it would lend itself to gags and natural trouble of any kind. There was no format.

- Buster Keaton

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