Quick Sayings and Quotes

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

Be quick to learn and wise to know.     

George Burns

Quickness is the essence of the war.     

Sun Tzu

A quick cure is a quack cure.     

Margaret Thatcher

Quick decisions are unsafe decisions.     


Quick believers need broad shoulders.     


No man is quick enough to enjoy life to the full.     


Better to know the quick pain of truth than the ongoing pain of a long-held false hope.     

Trudi Canavan

Quick riches are more dangerous than poverty.     

Napoleon Hill

Be quick to do good. If you are slow, the mind, delighting in mischief, will catch you.     

Gautama Buddha

We are too quick to imitate depraved examples.     


Youth is quick in feeling but weak in judgement.     


Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.     

George Santayana

Who makes quick use of the moment is a genius of prudence.     

Johann Kaspar Lavater

The only people who have quick answers don't have the responsibility of making the decisions.     

Clarence Thomas

Men were always quick to believe in the madness of women.     

Alison Goodman

Quick sensitivity is inseperable from a ready understanding.      

Joseph Addison

People see the wrongness in an idea much quicker that the rightness.     

Charles Kettering

There are no quick wins in business - it takes years to become an overnight success.     

Richard Branson

Quick gratification of desires, often lead to low stratifications in life.     

Constance Chuks Friday

In the soil of the quick fix is the seed of a new problem, because our quiet wisdom is unavailable.     

Wayne Muller

A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.     

Bruce Lee

We are quick to rationalize our entertainment and priorities yet are slow to commit to serving God.     

Francis Chan

Let us be quick to repent of injuries while repentance may not be a barren anguish.     

Samuel Johnson

Be quick to resolve conflicts before they mature to become wars. The energetic crocodile was once a delicate egg!     

Israelmore Ayivor

We are all quick to point out all the differences but not as willing to accept what bonds us as humans.     

Faran Tahir

The quickest way to become troubled is to be concerned with what people are gonna say about your life and your work.     

Ahmad Jamal

We are too quick to live this life and forget that there is another world to come...this is not the end.     

Aiden Wilson Tozer

How quick and rushing life can sometimes seem, when at the same time it's so slow and sweet and everlasting.     

Graham Swift

Be quick, but don't hurry.     

John Wooden

Quickness means you are hustling.     

Ehab Atalla