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Errors of haste are seldom committed singly. The first time a man always does too much. And precisely on that account he commits a second error, and then he does too little. - Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

I have touched the highest point of all my greatness, and from that full meridian of my glory I haste now to my setting. - William Shakespeare

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

Make haste slowly. - Benjamin Franklin

Most men pursue pleasure with such breathless haste that they hurry past it. - Soren Aabye Kierkegaard

And the dream that our mind had sketched in haste Shall others continue, but never complete. For none upon earth can achieve his scheme; The best as the worst are futile here: We wake at the self-same point of the dream, All is here begun, and finished elsewhere. - Victor Hugo

Fair daffodils, we weep to see You haste away so soon; As yet the early-rising sun Has not attained its noon. We have short time to stay as you, We have as short a spring; As quick a growth to meet decay As you or anything. - Robert Herrick

Life is short. Be swift to love! Make haste to be kind! - Henri Matisse

Married in haste we may repent at leisure. - George Colman [The Younger]