Speed Quotes

A meeting moves at the speed of the slowest mind in the room.

Dale Dauten

Direction is more important than speed. We are so busy looking at our speedometers that we forget the milestone.

Unknown

Up, then, with speed, and work; Fling ease and self away This is no time for thee to sleep Up, watch, and work, and pray!

Horatius Bonar

The terror of the atom age is not the violence of the new power but the speed of man's adjustment to it, the speed of his acceptance.

E. B. White

If death meant just leaving the stage long enough to change costume and come back as a new character...Would you slow down? Or speed up?

Chuck Palahniuk

To the guests that must go, bid God's speed and brush away all traces of their steps.

Rabindranath Tagore

It is equally offensive to speed a guest who would like to stay and to detain one who is anxious to leave.

Homer

A cloud does not know why it moves in just such a direction and at such a speed...It feels an impulsion...this is the place to go now. But the sky knows the reasons and the patterns behind all clouds, and you will know, too, when you lift yourself high enough to see beyond horizons.

Richard Bach

The speed of the human mind is remarkable. So is its inability to face the obvious.

SIMON MAWER

There was a young lady named Bright, Whose speed was far faster than light; She started one day In a relative way, And returned on the previous night.

Arthur Henry Reginald Buller

It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed

Edward Young

America is a country that doesn't know where it is going but is determined to set a speed record getting there.

Laurence Peter

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

Speed is not your fastest, but your slowest man. No back can run faster than his interference.

Jock Sutherland

The racing driver's mind has to have the ability to have amazing anticipation, coordination, and reflex. Because of the speed the car goes.

Emerson Fittipaldi

You cant do better design with a computer, but you can speed up your work enormously

Wim Crouwal

With prose you can incorporate more details, develop scenes, sustain the tension in a special way. Prose has its own speed.

Robert Morgan

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mohandas K. Gandhi

If you have to choose between power and speed and it often turns out you have to make that choice, you've got to go for speed.

Sparky Anderson

The speed of the leader is the speed of the gang.

Mary Kay Ash

The backbone of surprise is fusing speed with secrecy.

Karl Von Clausewitz

There is more to life than just increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who, in their grueling travels across trackless lands in prehistoric times, looked enviously on the birds soaring freely through space, at full speed, above all obstacles, on the infinite highway of the air.

Wilbur Wright
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