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time quotes (54)
But time growing old teaches all things.
Aeschylus Category: Time
Time brings all things to pass.
Aeschylus Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.
Roger Babson Category: Time
Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.
Faith Baldwin Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.
Ambrose Bierce Category: Time
Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.
Daniel J. Boorstin Category: Time
Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
Dion Boucicault Category: Time
I took some time out for life.
James L. Brooks Category: Time
Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind.
Giordano Bruno Category: Time
You can never plan the future by the past.
Edmund Burke Category: Time
Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That's probably why they get along so well.
Jonathan Carroll Category: Time
There's time enough, but none to spare.
Charles W. Chesnutt Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Time goes, you say? Ah, no! alas, time stays, we go.
Henry Austin Dobson Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Know how to live the time that is given you.
Dario Fo Category: Time
By the time we've made it, we've had it.
Malcolm Forbes Category: Time
Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.
Max Frisch Category: Time
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.
Khalil Gibran Category: Time
Time moves in one direction, memory in another.
William Gibson Category: Time
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
Thomas Hardy Category: Time
Well-timed silence is the most commanding expression.
Mark Helprin Category: Time
Finding some quiet time in your life, I think, is hugely important.
Mariel Hemingway Category: Time
Work is hard. Distractions are plentiful. And time is short.
Adam Hochschild Category: Time
Time, whose tooth gnaws away everything else, is powerless against truth.
Thomas Huxley Category: Time
Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.
Alan Lakein Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life.
Michael LeBoeuf Category: Time
The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.
C. S. Lewis Category: Time
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln Category: Time
We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.
Nelson Mandela Category: Time
I must govern the clock, not be governed by it.
Golda Meir Category: Time
And when is there time to remember, to sift, to weigh, to estimate, to total?
Tillie Olsen Category: Time
The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.
Tillie Olsen Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
William Penn Category: Time
Time is the wisest counsellor of all.
Pericles Category: Time
It is my feeling that Time ripens all things; with Time all things are revealed; Time is the father of truth.
Francois Rabelais Category: Time
The present is a point just passed.
David Russell Category: Time
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 Category: Time
Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.
Friedrich Schiller Category: Time
So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.
Menachem Mendel Schneerson Category: Time
Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn.
Delmore Schwartz Category: Time
My time is now.
John Turner Category: Time
The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.
Paul Valery Category: Time
People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged sooner or later to find time for illness.
John Wanamaker Category: Time
Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.
Thomas J. Watson Category: Time
I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
H. G. Wells Category: Time
Time is the longest distance between two places.
Tennessee Williams Category: Time
If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?
John Wooden Category: Time
Time has a way of demonstrating that the most stubborn are the most intelligent.
Yevgeny Yevtushenko Category: Time
When in doubt, take more time.
John Zimmerman Category: Time