festina lente


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festina lente

A Latin phrase meaning "make haste slowly." I know you're nervous about being late, but please, festina lente—unless you want to be pulled over for speeding!
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Now is the time to replace our mindset in the spirit of festina lente.
El mio, despacio: como aconseja el oximoron Festina lente.
Thus Festina lente becomes Eile mit Weile in German, with a coinciding internal rhyme.
Festina Lente is a "neo-lambic ale" that that goes through both a yeast and bacteria fermentation, and is aged on oak chips and Delaware peaches.
human therapy in Ireland and Britain - such as Riding for the Disabled, Festina Lente in County Wicklow, and the Barrettstown Gang Camp Fund (founded by actor Paul Newman) - Shetlands have been trained to act as guide ponies for the blind in Nottinghampshire.
The 20ft Festina Lente with a couple from Rotherham, South Yorkshire, on board, grounded in thick fog on rocks at East Scar and suffered a damaged rudder.
His trademark, a dolphin twined around an anchor, was explained by Erasmus: festina lente, "make haste slowly" (fast dolphin, steadfast anchor), and is still a favorite device with European and American publishers.
Quickness, for Calvino, has nothing to do with the hurry that constantly overshadows the work of the architect - his motto is festina lente, make haste slowly.
While Summa extends itself temporally through the device of pitch rotation, Festina lente (1980, revised 1990), for string orchestra, uses mensuration canon as its dominant structural principle, a feature it shares with works such as Arbos (1977) and Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten (1980).
Ambiguity of mode is a further pertinent facet of Festina lente, and in this the pitch F again plays an important role.
Doctoroff, Skanska USA Civil President/CEO Salvatore Mancini, and world-renowned architect Santiago Calatrava, Principal, Festina Lente LLC.
118] In his Adagia (1536), Desiderius Erasmus forcefully recommends Festina lente ("Make haste slowly"), a truly "royal" maxim, to contemporary rulers.