festina lente

Latin phrase
fe·​sti·​na len·​te | \ fe-ˌstē-nä-ˈlen-ˌtā How to pronounce festina lente (audio) \

Definition of festina lente

: make haste slowly : proceed expeditiously but prudently

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“Festina lente.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/festina%20lente. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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