The phrase 'Better late than never' would be great on anti-speeding signs.



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7 Dec 2017 20:54 - +298
As my dad used to always say, "Don't destroy someone's life in a second just to save a second out of your life"
7 Dec 2017 21:21 - +47
This is already an ad in Australia, it's right next to the ones that go "drowsy drivers die" and "rest if tired"
7 Dec 2017 21:38 - +25
Better plan and not be late fool. You're an adult get your shit together
7 Dec 2017 22:09 - +11
I maintain that it's safer to drive faster than the flow of traffic than slower
7 Dec 2017 21:55 - +9
Isn’t this already a thing? I’ve seen plenty in the UK
7 Dec 2017 21:52 - +6
I never ever speed to work, I tell myself I'm not going to kill myself or others just for my job!
7 Dec 2017 21:55 - +5
I don't know... Sometimes on the way to work I wonder if a semi running a red light and taking me out might not be so bad. I hate the thought of my car getting destroyed though. I wish I lived close enough to bike.
7 Dec 2017 21:21 - +2
"Better late than dead."
7 Dec 2017 23:08 - +1
Better just to drive the speed of the traffic. Speed discrepancies are the biggest danger. If the general traffic is speeding it’s safer for you to speed too.
7 Dec 2017 22:57 - +1
I'm from India and we do have a lot of such signs on highways here. There are other signs too, such as "Go responsibly, your children are waiting for you at home."
7 Dec 2017 22:40 - +1
Better to be late than the late.
7 Dec 2017 22:52 - +1
My dad used to always ask “Would you rather be fast or alive?” I never speed now. I leave earlier so I’m not late and go a safe speed.
7 Dec 2017 23:02 - +1
Better to be late to your date than early to your funeral
7 Dec 2017 23:01 - +1
In my country the road safety slogan is "Better 5 minutes late than dead on time"
7 Dec 2017 23:11 - +1
In mass they have anti texting and driving billboards that read "Better left unread than dead"
7 Dec 2017 23:00 - +1
As my grandfather use to say, rather be 40 minutes late in this life than 40 years too early for the next.
7 Dec 2017 23:12 - +1
One of my previous employers used to have a tagline pasted around the office of "Better to be 5 minutes late than dead on time" It was pure bullshit of course. You were scalded for being 30 seconds late, let alone 5 minutes.
7 Dec 2017 22:35 - +1
Better Nate than lever.
7 Dec 2017 23:13 - +1
I'm 33 and never drove a car. I fight global warming by living near work and walking. I've been religiously walking to work and buying groceries on foot for the last 3.5 years. Even better is that I'm never late, because there is never a rush hour for pedestrians where I live. Your mileage may vary depends on where you live and work, so it's not for everyone.
7 Dec 2017 22:59 - +1
My dad always used to say the same thing when people would rush past him: “He’s in a rush to get to the red light.” Not every time, bur often, we would catch up with the driver at a red light. Unless during an emergency, speeding to save 3-4 minutes isn’t worth the risk.
7 Dec 2017 23:13 - +1
I would prefer Germany signs that have parts with no speed limit
7 Dec 2017 23:04 - +1
“🐝Bee alert arrive unhurt”
7 Dec 2017 20:50 - +1
I'd have to agree on this one. I saw something similar quite a while ago. Something like "Your loved ones would rather have you come home late instead of never coming home" and I stopped taking risks since then
7 Dec 2017 23:11 - +1
Had these in NZ for ages
7 Dec 2017 21:44 - +1
Better never late.
7 Dec 2017 23:12 - +1
If your late don’t speed,you can only be late once
7 Dec 2017 22:07 - +1
Don't you mean "better late than early".
7 Dec 2017 23:13 - +1
In high school I won a contest for the local police department where we created a poster with a slogan and it was put on a trailer that has a car that was wrecked. My slogan was “It’s better be late in this life than early to the next” My high school self got $250 and I was elated!
7 Dec 2017 22:32 - +1
It is, in my country at least.
7 Dec 2017 23:13 - +1
I drive a fire truck for a living and when we train young drivers (who often get excited and drive way too fast and aggressively) we hammer the point that we shouldn't kill someone on our way to try to save someone.
7 Dec 2017 22:40 - +1
Better late than pregnant.
7 Dec 2017 23:13 - +1
Also for plan B advertisments
7 Dec 2017 22:56 - +1
Gee, I never thought of it that way before!
7 Dec 2017 21:08 - +0
Think is a good thought
7 Dec 2017 21:13 - +-1
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