'Slow down and smell the roses' ... that's a good one, and there's a lot of truth in it.
I agree that ticket-happy cops are menace. But there are many more logical arguments for backing off a little, than for driving pedal to the metal.
As they say, you're a long time dead. And personally, I'm in no hurry. I like to savour my time behind the wheel of my Benz.
Just a thought ...
1977 W123 280E auto
Cayenne Pepper orange
289,000km and goin' strong ... touch Zebrano.