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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