We are slowed down sound and light waves, a walking bundle of frequencies tuned into the cosmos. We are souls dressed up in sacred biochemical garments and our bodies are the instruments through which our souls play their music.— Albert Einstein
Unpopular Slow Down quotations
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no mater how slow.
I will not stop. I will not slow down. I will not pull over to ask for directions. I will build the road that takes me where I want to be and I will drive, drive, drive. I will drive until the vehicle around me breaks down, falls apart and tumbles into useless debris... and then I will walk.
Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going too fast - you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.
No matter how many mistakes you make or how slow you progress. You're still way ahead of everyone who isn't trying.
Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going to fast - you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.
The slow-rising central horror of "Watergate" is not that it might grind down to the reluctant impeachment of a vengeful thug of a president whose entire political career has been a monument to the same kind of cheap shots and treachery he finally got nailed for, but that we might somehow fail to learn something from it.
The rate of change is not going to slow down anytime soon.
If anything, competition in most industries will probably speed up even more in the next few decades.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be only afraid of standing still.
Most people don't pray until they're in trouble.
When people need help they pray a lot. But after they get what they want, they slow down. If a man takes five showers a day, his body will be clean. Praying five times a day helps me clean my mind.
Everything that slows us down and forces patience, everything that sets us back into the slow circles of nature, is a help. Gardening is an instrument of grace.
Simplify, slow down, be kind. And don't forget to have art in your life - music, paintings, theater, dance, and sunsets.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
It is amazing how many drivers, even at the Formula One Level, think that the brakes are for slowing the car down.
Blue is a tranquilizer, imparting coolness to your system.
Blue slows down your system so it can heal and mend. Positive qualities of blue are willpower, aspiration, and reliability. Foods of the blue vibration are: grapes, blackberries, blue plums, blueberries, and any other blue fruits or vegetables.
Life is a slope. As long as you're going up you're always looking towards the top and you feel happy, but when you reach it, suddenly you can see the road going downhill and death at the end of it all. It's slow going up and quick going down.
Some people don't like you because your strength remind them of their weakness. Don't let the hate slow you down.
For fast-acting relief try slowing down.
The trail is the thing, not the end of the trail.
Travel too fast, and you miss all you are traveling for.
The dumbing down of American is most evident in the slow decay of substantive content in the enormously influential media, the 30 second sound bites (now down to 10 seconds or less), lowest common denominator programming, credulous presentations on pseudoscience and superstition, but especially a kind of celebration of ignorance.
The elevator to success is out of order. You'll have to use the stairs. One step at a time.
Rest is a decision we make. Rest is choosing to do nothing when we have too much to do, slowing down when we feel pressure to go faster, stopping instead of starting. Rest is listening to our weariness and responding to our tiredness, not to what is making us tired. Rest is what happens when we say one simple word: “No!
Since time is the one immaterial object which we cannot influence -- neither speed up nor slow down, add to nor diminish -- it is an imponderably valuable gift.
The towns and countryside that the traveller sees through a train window do not slow down the train, nor does the train affect them. Neither disturbs the other. This is how you should see the thoughts that pass through your mind when you meditate.
It doesn't matter how slow you go, just as long you don't stop.
I never understood the idea that you're supposed to mellow as you get older.
Slowing down isn't something I relate to at all. The goal is to continue in good and bad, all of it.
Well, they didn't lack for topics after Hiroshima.
Why should 9/11 slow them down? I know it got a lot of press, but it's just a few large buildings and aircraft, it's not like D-Day and the Seige of Berlin.
Haji Ali taught me to share three cups of tea, to slow down and make building relationships as important as building projects. He taught me that I had more to learn from the people I work with than I could ever hope to teach them.
No matter how slow you go, you are still lapping everybody on the couch.
My favorite books are a constantly changing list, but one favorite has remained constant: the dictionary. Is the word I want to use spelled practice or practise? The dictionary knows. The dictionary also slows down my writing because it is such interesting reading that I am distracted.
How many people do you know who are obsessed with their work, who are type A or have stress related diseases and who can’t slow down? They can’t slow down because they use their routine to distract themselves, to reduce life to only its practical considerations. And they do this to avoid recalling how uncertain they are about why they live.
We also want to try and slow down all this foolishness that's going on between the East and West. We gotta understand that Hip Hop is now universal. Hip Hop is not East coast or West coast.
Be Slow to criticize and Fast to Appreciate.
I have to wake up and drink chamomile tea to slow down.
The great benefit of slowing down is reclaiming the time and tranquility to make meaningful connections--with people, with culture, with work, with nature, with our own bodies and minds
What matters in this life is more than winning for ourselves.
What really matters is helping others win too. Even if it means slowing down and changing our course now and then.
Keep practicing. Never let someone tell you you're too small or too slow.
Paying attention at every moment, forms a new relationship to time.
In some magical way, by slowing down, you become more efficient, productive, and energetic, focusing without distraction directly on the task in front of you. Not only do you become immersed in the moment, you become that moment.
Letter writing is an excellent way of slowing down this lunatic helterskelter universe long enough to gather one’s thoughts
The dumbing down of America is evident in the slow decay of substantive content, a kind of celebration of ignorance.
If you've told a child a thousand times and he still does not understand, then it is not the child who is the slow learner.
Slow down, especially at the beginning of a speech. You'll get the audience's attention by pausing.
Composing is a slowed-down improvisation;
often one cannot write fast enough to keep up with the stream of ideas.
Believe in yourself. Believe in your heart and once you get there, don't slow down.
Slowing down is the precursor to Yoga practice because this simple act allows us to consider our thoughts, feelings and actions more carefully in the light of our desire to live peacefully.