Time Quotes - Famous Top 100

Time Quotes

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Quote of the day August 2nd, 2014

It does not matter how slowly you go so long as you do not stop.

Confucius

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Time Quotes
And when is there time to remember, to sift, to weigh, to estimate, to total?

TILLIE OLSEN

As if you could kill time without injuring eternity!

HENRY DAVID THOREAU

By labor we can find food and water, but all of our labor will not find for us another hour.

KENNETH PATTON

Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.

WILLIAM FAULKNER

Come out of the circle of time And into the circle of love.

RUMI

Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.

AMBROSE BIERCE

Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that the stuff life is made of.

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

Events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves they find their own order the continuous thread of revelation.

EUDORA WELTY

Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.

DOUG LARSON

Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.

WILL ROGERS

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

ANNIE DILLARD

If there must be trouble let it be in my day, that my child may have peace.

THOMAS PAINE

It's no good trying to keep up old friendships. It's painful for both sides. The fact is, one grows out of people, and the only thing is to face it.

W. SOMERSET MAUGHAM

Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.

ROGER BABSON

Lost time is never found again.

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

Lost, yesterday, somewhere between Sunrise and Sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered, for they are gone forever.

HORACE MANN

Love seems the swiftest, but it is the slowest of all growths. No man or woman really knows what perfect love is until they have been married a quarter of a century.

MARK TWAIN

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

MARY PARRISH

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.

DION BOUCICAULT

Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.

CHARLES CALEB COLTON

No time like the present.

MRS. MANLEY

Reality is a question of perspective; the further you get from the past, the more concrete and plausible it seems -- but as you approach the present, it inevitably seems incredible.

SALMAN RUSHDIE

The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.

TILLIE OLSEN

The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches of air and water working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.

HENRY DAVID THOREAU

The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.

C. S. LEWIS

The present is a point just passed.

DAVID RUSSELL

The time I kill is killing me.

MASON COOLEY

The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.

PAUL VALERY

The years teach much which the days never know.

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing.

BRIAN TRACY

They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

ANDY WARHOL

Time and tide wait for no man. A pompous and self-satisfied proverb, and was true for a billion years; but in our day of electric wires and water-ballast we turn it around: Man waits not for time nor tide.

MARK TWAIN

Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.

THOMAS HARDY

Time goes, you say? Ah, no! alas, time stays, we go.

HENRY AUSTIN DOBSON

Time has been transformed, and we have changed; it has advanced and set us in motion; it has unveiled its face, inspiring us with bewilderment and exhilaration.

KAHLIL GIBRAN

Time is a companion that goes with us on a journey. It reminds us to cherish each moment, because it will never come again. What we leave behind is not as important as how we have lived. played by Patrick Stewart, from the film "Star Trek: Generations"

CAPTAIN JEAN-LUC PICARD

Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.

FAITH BALDWIN

Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.

DOUGLAS ADAMS

Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

HENRY DAVID THOREAU

Time is money.

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

Time is neutral and does not change things. With courage and initiative, leaders change things.

JESSE JACKSON

Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.

CARL SANDBURG

Time is the longest distance between two places.

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS

Time is the only comforter for the loss of a mother.

JANE WELSH CARLYLE

Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn.

DELMORE SCHWARTZ

Time is the wisest counsellor of all.

PERICLES

Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.

WILLIAM PENN

Time makes more converts than reason.

THOMAS PAINE

Time spent with cats is never wasted.

COLETTE

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else.

EMILY DICKINSON

Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.

M. SCOTT PECK

We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone.

WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.

SAINT AUGUSTINE

Whatever begins, also ends.

SENECA

You can never plan the future by the past.

EDMUND BURKE

You may delay, but time will not.

BENJAMIN FRANKLIN

You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.

JAMES M. BARRIE


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