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At the same time, the world has become a giant buffet of things to do, consume, experience — and we rush to have it all. Being Slow means doing everything at the correct speed: Has our obsession with speed has gone to far?

I am healthier and have more energy. 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. The message is that the world elgio change, if we want it to. The good news is that the Slow movement is growing fast! Maybe reading this book could be a life-altering experience!


His book challenges the conventional view that faster is better. He combines fact, analysis and anecdote elegantly and compellingly. It will take time.

In Praise of Slow

It allows us to reflect on the big questions: Dd, the world has always been this way. A million times more inspiring than any of the mass of self-help books around on downshifting.

Obviously there is a long way to go to create a world of perfect gender equality, but a woman today could hardly imagine how severely life was limited for her grandmother. In Praise of Slowness is a gift ep all of us. Thanks to the powerful taboo against slowness, even just thinking about slowing down makes us feel afraid, guilty or ashamed.

The world is too complex and interconnected for that. What is my purpose?

But I believe it will happen. And the green movement has followed a similar arc: By giving them more control over their schedules so they can work at their own pace, accelerating and decelerating when it suits them. If you are always rushing, you only skim the surface of things.

A rare treat to be savoured — at your own pace, of course. Mastering the clock of business is about choosing when to be fast and when to be slow. Take the rise of feminism. Instead of facing up to what is going wrong in our lives, we distract ourselves with speed and busyness.


But faster is not always better. A magazine in Britain even published an article recently on how to bring about an orgasm in 30 seconds! I am no utopian.

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Or by creating quiet spaces for doing yoga, massage or even take a short nap during the workday. At work, I am much more productive and creative.

Read it slowly to allow inward digestion without dyspepsia. Such questions can be uncomfortable rlogio confronting them ultimately brings greater depth to our lives.

What are the tell-tale symptoms of living too fast?