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Proverbs containing the word Fast

Ill news comes apace

This is the old version of Bad news travels fast.

He travels the fastest who travels alone

An ambitious man can get along much better when he is not hampered by a wife and family, or by friends who hold him back. The quotation comes... Read more →

Pleasant hours fly fast

When we are enjoying ourselves, time passes far too quickly , but it passes very slowly when we are bored, or have nothing to do, or we are... Read more →

Bad news travels fast

By this we mean that bad news nearly always reaches as more quickly than good news. The old version of the proverb is Ill news comes apace.