What does 'Slowly, slowly catchy monkey' mean?
Also used as "Softly, softly, catchee monkey", this old Engllish proverb means that if do not rush or if you avoid being too hasty, then eventually you will achieve your goal - in other words, be patient.
- Category: Animals
- Contributed By: Lukas Hall
Idioms similar to 'Slowly, slowly catchy monkey'
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