As opposed to most of society and industry which keeps going faster and faster without getting anything done.
Good things happen in their own time. Don't try to force it. And, most of the time, the things that matter most are usually right in front of us.
So slow things down. Take a look around. If it seems like people are going faster than you, doing more, or are further ahead, consider how much they are missing along the way. It's not just about patience. It's about determining the difference between the things that can be accelerated and the things that shouldn't, then acting accordingly.