Fast Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old fast quotes, fast sayings, and fast proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.


You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.

Charles De Gaulle

Move fast. Speed is one of your main advantages over large competitors.     

Sam Altman

Moving fast is not the same as going somewhere.     

Robert Anthony

Speed is the ability to take a decision in a few seconds.

Sunday Adelaja

Speed is not always a constituent to great work, the process of creation should be given time and thought.

E.A. Bucchianeri

You don't burn out from going too fast. You burn out from going too slow and getting bored.

Cliff Burton

Speed will follow when the mechanism of the movements is more assured.

Rafael Sabatini

Everything goes by so fast that if you want to be a part of it, you need to go that fast. But because you go that fast, you don't lead the life you should lead.     

Guillaume Canet

Life moves fast. As much as you can learn from your history, you have to move forward.

Eddie Vedder

Speed is inconsequential if you are headed in the wrong direction.     

Matshona Dhliwayo

Speed is a great asset; but it's greater when it's combined with quickness - and there's a big difference.     

Ty Cobb

If you go too fast you might not notice everything. On the other hand, you don't want to be late.     

Maira Kalman

To fly as fast as thought, you must begin by knowing that you have already arrived.

Richard Bach

Sometimes when you're going fast, your instincts can be very useful.

Andrea Arnold

We must go fast, because the race is against time.

Anna Held

Fast learners win.

Eric Schmidt

Because running fast is more fun than running slow.

Frank Shorter

Move fast and break things. Unless you are breaking stuff, you are not moving fast enough.

Mark Zuckerberg

The question is not whether we are able to change but whether we are changing fast enough.

Theodore Isaac Rubin

Things can change so fast on the internet.

Tim Berners-Lee