Delay is preferable to error.
But two miles more and then we rest! Well, there is still an hour of day, And long the brightness of the west Sit then, awhile, here in this wood So total is the solitude, We safely may delay.charlotte brontë
I am a woman therefore I may not Call to him, cry to him, Fly to him, Bid him delay not.richard watson gilder
The Psychology of delay. Some of the causes of delay in coming to economic decisions in our country seem to lie in the psychological realm. There is such a thing as the psychology of power which motivates people: power of control and patronage, power to delay an application, power to hold up a file, power to keep people waiting in an ante-room, all of which are consciously or subconsciously treated as symbols of prestige and hallmarks of importance.j. r. d. tata
Yielded with coy submission, modest pride, And sweet reluctant amorous delay.john milton
Would you please publish the enclosed manuscript or return it without delay, as I have other irons in the fire.elinor glyn
Technology will always win. You can delay technology by legal interference, but technology will flow around legal barriers.andy grove
Fantasy is an 'F' word that hopefully the five second delay won't do anything withPeter Jackson
A tragedy can never suffer by delay: a comedy may, because the allusions or the manners represented in it maybe temporary.horace walpole
Professor Wilkes is best known as the builder and designer of the EDSAC, the first computer with an internally stored program. Built in 1949, the EDSAC used a mercury delay line memory. He is also known as the author, with Wheeler and Gill, of a volume on "Preparation of Programs for Electronic Digital Computers" in 1951, in which program libraries were effectively introduced.maurice wilkes
Unseen hands delay The coming of what oft seems close in ken, And, contrary, the moment, when we say "'Twill never come!" comes on us even then.
Be not afraid to pray to pray is right. Pray if thou canst with hope; but ever pray, Though hope be weak or sick with long delay; Pray in the darkness, if there be no light.
Most wise men were agreed that it were best Not to be born, but if that may not be, Then with the least delay to reach the goal.
For the future I cease, Death approaches with little delay, Since the dragons of Laune and Lane and Lee are destroyed; I’ll follow the heroes far from the light of day, The princes my ancestors followed before Christ died.
I am desirous that the case should be brought under the consideration of a higher tribunal, without any unnecessary delay, and to afford every facility in my power for the correction of any error into which I may have fallen.
Do not delay, Do not delay: the golden moments fly!Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Lex reprobat moram : The law dislikes delay.
Let no time be spent in arguments. I believe that is a work of the devil, to take off attention, and cause delay. If a man comes to argue, we should go down on our knees, pray with him, and then let him go.
If, after an absolute consecration to Him, and a conviction in conscience that He requires something of us, we hesitate, delay, lose courage, dilute what He would have us do, indulge fear for our comfort or safety, desire to shield ourselves from suffering and obloquy, or seek to find some excuse for not performing a difficult or painful duty, we are truly guilty in His sight.
Death cannot stop true love. All it can do is delay it for a while.westley
Afterwards, President Bush said, "Maliki is the right man for the job." Just to remind you, Bush also said FEMA's Michael Brown was the right man for the job, Donald Rumsfeld was the right man for the job, Tom delay was the right man for the job… which would be okay if Bush was the right man for the job.jay leno
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