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Wise words

Nov. 14, 2007

Satish Kumar, advocate for land reform, anti-nuclear activist and editor of Resurgence magazine, spoke to the delegates of the Slow Food International Congress via video feed. He shared the following South African proverb which pretty much sums up the virtues of slow-ness, the virtues of community, and their inextricable link.

'If you wish to go fast – go alone.
If you wish to far – go together.'

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