Time Quotes

Augusta jane evans - life does not count by years. some suffer a...
I have made this letter long because i have not the time to make it shorter.
Blaise Pascal, Lettres Proviciales (1657)

National lampoon,
Crowfoot - what is life it is the flash of a firefly in the...
I believe that individuals can make a difference in society. Since periods of change such as the present one come so rarely in human history, it is up to each of us to make the best use of our time to help create a happier world.
The Dalai Lama, 1992 Speech
Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.
Og Mandino

In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these.
Paul Harvey
Humor is, I think, the subtlest and chanciest of literary forms. It is surely not accidental that there are a thousand novelists, essayists, poets or journalists for each humorist. It is a long, long time between James Thurbers.
Leo C. Rosten
I like this place, and willingly would waste my time in it.
William Shakespeare, As You Like It
It takes a long time to bring excellence to maturity.
Publilius Syrus
Time cancels young pain.
Euripides, Alcestis, 438 B. C.
Most people my age are dead at the present time.
Casey Stengel
Time is the least thing we have.
Ernest Hemingway
Doing a thing well is often a waste of time.
Robert Byrne
Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
Henry Ford
Your soul is oftentimes a battlefield, upon which your reason and your judgment wage war against passion and your appetite.
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
A lifetime of happiness! No man alive could bear it: it would be hell on earth.
George Bernard Shaw
What may be done at any time will be done at no time.
Scottish Prove
If you treat people right they will treat you right - Ninety percent of the time.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
But I am sure that I have always thought of Christmas time, when it has come round... as a good time a kind, forgiving, charitable, pleasant time the only time I know of, in the long calendar of the year, when men and women seem by one consent to open their shut - Up hearts freely.
Charles Dickens
If one is the master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time insight into and understanding of many things.
Vincent Van Gogh
Peace for any prolonged period of time is impossible. Humans have a natural thirst for chaos and war is the most readily available form of chaos.
Frank Herbert, Dune
He waited for the mask to drop off, but at the same time he did not question her right to wear it.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Time heals what reason cannot.
Seneca
We are weighed down, every moment, by the conception and the sensation of Time. And there are but two means of escaping and forgetting this nightmare: pleasure and work. Pleasure consumes us. Work strengthens us. Let us choose.
Charles Baudelaire
The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.
Friedrich Nietzsche
Your first appearance, he said to me, is the gauge by which you will be measured; try to manage that you may go beyond yourself in after times, but beware of ever doing less.
Jean Jacques Rousseau
The opportunity for brotherhood presents itself every time you meet a human being.
Jane Wyman
Rest not Life is sweeping by go and dare before you die. Something mighty and sublime, leave behind to conquer time.
Johann von Goethe
Perhaps the best cure for the fear of death is to reflect that life has a beginning as well as an end. There was time when we were not this gives us no concern - - why then should it trouble us that a time will come when we shall cease to be.
William Hazlitt
Children are entitled to their otherness, as anyone is and when we reach them, as we sometimes do, it is generally on a point of sheer delight, to us so astonishing, but to them so natural.
Alastair Reid
We are at the very beginning of time for the human race. It is not unreasonable that we grapple with problems. But there are tens of thousands of years in the future. Our responsibility is to do what we can, learn what we can, improve the solutions, and pass them on.
Richard Feynman
Sex: the thing that takes up the least amount of time and causes the most amount of trouble.
John Barrymore
For all their strength, men were sometimes like little children.
Lawana Blackwell, The Dowry of Miss Lydia Clark, 1999
Sometimes its good to contrast what you like with something else. It makes you appreciate it even more.
Darby Conley, Get Fuzzy, 2001
The darkest places in hell are reserved for those who maintain their neutrality in times of moral crisis.
Dante Alighieri
Man is always more than he can know of himself consequently, his accomplishments, time and again, will come as a surprise to him.
Golo Mann
If trees could scream, would we be so cavalier about cutting them down We might, if they screamed all the time, for no good reason.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Life is short. Time is fleeting. Realize the Self. Purity of the heart is the gateway to God. Aspire. Renounce. Meditate. Be good do good. Be kind be compassionate. Inquire, know Thyself.
Swami Sivanada
It is not observed in history that families improve with time.
George William Curtis