Russian proverb of the week

Поспешишь – людей насмешишь

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With accent marks:

Поспеши́шь – люде́й насмеши́шь.

Translation:

Hurry to much and you will make people laugh.

Meaning:

This Russian proverb advises us to do everything slowly and thoughtfully in order to make people laugh (or upset) with the results of our actions.

A close English equivalen is "Haste would make waste".

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