Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Be slow in choosing a friend, slower in changing.
Success is a slow process, and quitting does not speed it up.
Success happens very slow and very sudden.
Time passes way too slow when you're waiting for the unknown
Time drips, heavy, slow…
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.
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.
The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
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.
Hanging may seem barbarous, but the greater barbarity lies in the slow abandonment of our common law traditions.
Ocean acidification - the excess carbon dioxide in the atmosphere that is turning the oceans increasingly acid - is a slow but accelerating impact with consequences that will greatly overshadow all the oil spills put together. The warming trend that is CO2-related will overshadow all the oil spills that have ever occurred put together.
Let us touch the dying, the poor, the lonely and the unwanted according to the graces we have received and let us not be ashamed or slow to do the humble work.
One of my weaknesses is impatience. I just have this aching need to get great things done. Can't stand slow change.
We all need to slow down and go to acupuncture.
Friendship is a plant of slow growth and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation.
Human nature is not totally fixed, but on any realistic scale, evolutionary processes are much too slow to affect it.
Well, certainly the Democrats have been arguing to raise the capital gains tax on all Americans. Obama says he wants to do that. That would slow down economic growth. It's not necessarily helpful to the economy. Every time we've cut the capital gains tax, the economy has grown. Whenever we raise the capital gains tax, it's been damaged.
When I first started out, I was making really slow, psychedelic ambient music because it was all I could do.
Gravy is the simplest, tastiest, most memory-laden dish I know how to make: a little flour, salt and pepper, crispy bits of whatever meat anchored the meal, a couple of cups of water or milk and slow stirring to break up lumps.