Time

The sum of wisdom is that time is never lost that is devoted to work.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
I believe time wounds all heels.
- John Lennon
Glance into the world just as though time were gone: and everything crooked will become straight to you.
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Leisure is the time for doing something useful. This leisure the diligent person will obtain the lazy one never.
- Benjamin Franklin
For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too one day, or a short time, does not make a man blessed and happy.
- Aristotle
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality.
- Benjamin Franklin
I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book.
- Groucho Marx
There never was a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
- Benjamin Franklin
Treat your kid like a darling for the first five years. For the next five years, scold them. By the time they turn sixteen, treat them like a friend. Your grown up children are your best friends.
- Chanakya
Manners require time, and nothing is more vulgar than haste.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
We do not yet possess ourselves, and we know at the same time that we are much more.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Each year one vicious habit discarded, in time might make the worst of us good.
- Benjamin Franklin
Every particular in nature, a leaf, a drop, a crystal, a moment of time is related to the whole, and partakes of the perfection of the whole.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
I read poetry to save time.
- Marilyn Monroe
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to gain leisure.
- Benjamin Franklin
Happiness is the only good. The time to be happy is now. The place to be happy is here. The way to be happy is to make others so.
- Robert Green Ingersoll
Spend some time this weekend on home improvement; improve your attitude toward your family.
- Bo Bennett
Death is a challenge. It tells us not to waste time... It tells us to tell each other right now that we love each other.
- Leo Buscaglia
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
- Marcus Aurelius
There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest.
- Elie Wiesel
Do the one thing you think you cannot do. Fail at it. Try again. Do better the second time. The only people who never tumble are those who never mount the high wire. This is your moment. Own it.
- Oprah Winfrey
When your time comes to die, be not like those whose hearts are filled with fear of death, so that when their time comes they weep and pray for a little more time to live their lives over again in a different way. Sing your death song, and die like a hero going home.
- Tecumseh
All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo
Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.
- Albert Camus
Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.
- H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
I am confident that nobody... will accuse me of selfishness if I ask to spend time, while I am still in good health, with my family, my friends and also with myself.
- Nelson Mandela
If you treat people right they will treat you right... ninety percent of the time.
- Franklin D. Roosevelt
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.
- Aristotle
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
- Theodore Roosevelt
I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace.
- Thomas Paine
I drink too much. The last time I gave a urine sample it had an olive in it.
- Rodney Dangerfield
It is a grand mistake to think of being great without goodness and I pronounce it as certain that there was never a truly great man that was not at the same time truly virtuous.
- Benjamin Franklin
But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul.
- Aristotle
Death is caused by swallowing small amounts of saliva over a long period of time.
- George Carlin
If a man walks in the woods for love of them half of each day, he is in danger of being regarded as a loafer. But if he spends his days as a speculator, shearing off those woods and making the earth bald before her time, he is deemed an industrious and enterprising citizen.
- Henry David Thoreau
Whether if soul did not exist time would exist or not, is a question that may fairly be asked; for if there cannot be someone to count there cannot be anything that can be counted, so that evidently there cannot be number; for number is either what has been, or what can be, counted.
- Aristotle
Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
- Elbert Hubbard
I made a mistake by being ejected from the presidency. Next time, I will choose a Cabinet which will allow me to be life President.
- Nelson Mandela
Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid.
- Frank Zappa
For a competitive junkie like me, golf is a great solution because it smacks you in the face every time you think you have accomplished something. That to me has taken over a lot of the energy and competitiveness for basketball.
- Michael Jordan
When we were children we were grateful to those who filled our stockings at Christmas time. Why are we not grateful to God for filling our stockings with legs?
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
I really wanted to retire and rest and spend more time with my children, my grandchildren and of course with my wife.
- Nelson Mandela
Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them.
- Henry Ford
Take time to gather up the past so that you will be able to draw from your experience and invest them in the future.
- Jim Rohn
The two most powerful warriors are patience and time.
- Leo Tolstoy
Nine-tenths of wisdom is being wise in time.
- Theodore Roosevelt
How many a man has thrown up his hands at a time when a little more effort, a little more patience would have achieved success.
- Elbert Hubbard
A veteran journalist has never had time to think twice before he writes.
- George Bernard Shaw
The man who writes about himself and his own time is the only man who writes about all people and about all time.
- George Bernard Shaw
Make measurable progress in reasonable time.
- Jim Rohn
The next time some academics tell you how important diversity is, ask how many Republicans there are in their sociology department.
- Thomas Sowell
All women have a perception much more developed than men. So all women somehow, being repressed for so many millennia, they ended up by developing this sixth sense and contemplation and love. And this is something that we have a hard time to accept as part of our society.
- Paulo Coelho
Thanksgiving is a time when the world gets to see just how blessed and how workable the Christian system is. The emphasis is not on giving or buying, but on being thankful and expressing that appreciation to God and to one another.
- John Clayton
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
- Norman Vincent Peale
The only time I have problems is when I sleep.
- Tupac Shakur
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