You have to be fast on your feet and adaptive or else a strategy is useless.
I had problems getting my words out. If people spoke directly to me, I understood what they said. But when the grownups got to yakking really fast by themselves, it just sounded like ‘oi oi.’ I thought grownups had a separate language. I’ve now figured out I was not hearing the hard consonant sounds.
No more distressing moment can ever face a British government than that which requires it to come to a hard, fast and specific decision.
My religion teaches me that whenever there is distress which one cannot remove, one must fast and pray.
Whoso will pray, he must fast and be clean, And fat his soul, and make his body lean.
Poetry, I feel, is a tyrannical discipline. You’ve got to go so far so fast in such a small space; you’ve got to burn away all the peripherals.
Artificial intelligence is growing up fast, as are robots whose facial expressions can elicit empathy and make your mirror neurons quiver.
I’m going through life’s cycles at an alarmingly fast pace, but my persona has a Peter Pan quality: he doesn’t age.
Of what use were wings to a man fast bound in chains of iron?
In the grip of a neurological disorder, I am fast losing control of words even as my relationship with the world has been reduced to them.