“It may have been overhasty, in hindsight,” the official says.
The thane was overhasty certainly, but one does not think with pain gnawing at one.
"You are overhasty, and forget yourself, Pedro," he said at length.
So he drew back and waited awhile, thinking he had been overhasty.
I have come to the conclusion, young ladies, that I was overhasty in my judgment.
Do not close your eyes; and if you see that you have been overhasty, redeem the error before it be too late.
He declared, that, if he should be overhasty, he would most assuredly ruin every thing.
Stay in your room; I will tell my brother that you need rest, and you must promise me not to be overhasty.
How aptly has Matthew Arnold said, “O man, how true are thine instincts, how overhasty thine interpretation of them!”
He did, indeed, blame the Egyptian's overhasty action; but he gave no orders for following up the galley.