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What inspired you to embrace Slow? By giving them more control over their schedules so they can work at their own pace, accelerating and decelerating when it suits them. Take the time to read this important, excellently written book — our future depends on the ideas it contains!

Vibrant and very readable. And as the world gets faster, the need for a counter-current of slowness will grow too. I feel so much more cwrl now.

Being Slow means doing everything at the correct speed: I hope that they will pause and reflect on how they lead their lives and how their lives affect the people carp the world around them. What do you hope readers will take away from In Praise of Slow? But at least our starting point should be to seek the tempo giusto and to expect others to do so too.


His book challenges the conventional view that faster is better. But you have to realistic.

It will take time. Add to that the fear of being alone with our thoughts. A rare treat to be savoured — at your own pace, of course.

I look at my sister and my grandmother and marvel at the change in just two generations.

By limiting working hours. Slow means being present, living each moment fully, putting quality before quantity in everything from work and sex to food and parenting.

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It allows us to reflect on the big questions: Even I forget to slow down from time to time. Every moment of my day used to be a race against the clock.

He combines fact, analysis and anecdote elegantly and compellingly. But what do you say to people who claim that the world will inevitably go on speeding up and that a Slow revolution is pie in the sky?

No, the world has always been this way. All Londoners should read it. Maybe reading this book could be a life-altering experience! And it seems to be working. It will be carrl world that is healthy, happy and humane.


Not long ago the Economist magazine told its readers: Essential reading for a happier, healthier, more productive life. If you are always rushing, you only skim the surface of things. In Praise of Slowness is a gift to all of us. The boom in meditation or mindfulness in the corporate world is another sign that business is waking up to the power and wisdom of slowing down.

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Slowing down can be the antidote to that. I am healthier and have more energy. What are the tell-tale symptoms of living too fast? And the green movement has followed a similar arc: Is the Slow Movement also gaining ground in the workplace? Forward-thinking companies all over the world are looking for ways to help their staff slow down.