Time Quotes

Percy bysshe shelley - history is a cyclic poem written by time upon the...
Time heals what reason cannot.
Seneca

Lee segall - it is possible to own too much. a man with one...
H. l. mencken - the cynics are right nine times out of ten....
Know thyself, said the old philosopher, improve thyself, saith the new. Our great object in time is not to waste our passions and gifts on the things external that we must leave behind, but that we cultivate within us all that we can carry into the eternal progress beyond.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
Truth is so obscure in these times and falsehood so established that unless one loves the truth, he cannot know it.
Blaise Pascal

I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult the calendar.
Robert Brault
Every one of us gets through the tough times because somebody is there, standing in the gap to close it for us.
Oprah Winfrey, O Magazine
No man was ever endowed with a right without being at the same time saddled with a responsibility.
Gerald W. Johnson
First there is a time when we believe everything, then for a little while we believe with discrimination, then we believe nothing whatever, and then we believe everything again - And, moreover, give reasons why we believe.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Childhood is that wonderful time when all you need to do to lose weight is take a bath.
Joe Moore
I was always looking outside myself for strength and confidence, but it comes from within. It is there all the time.
Anna Freud
Creatures whose mainspring is curiosity enjoy the accumulating of facts far more than the pausing at times to reflect on those facts.
Clarence Day
Gossip is sometimes referred to as halitosis of the mind.
Author Unknown
Each memorable verse of a true poet has two or three times the written content.
Alfred De Musset
It is time, it is high time... Yes, but to do what?
Friedrich Nietzsche, So spake Zarathoustra
The need to be right all the time is the biggest bar to new ideas. It is better to have enough ideas for some of them to be wrong than to be always right by having no ideas at all.
Edward De Bono
Sometimes it takes courage to give into temptation.
Oscar Wilde
Friendship based solely upon gratitude is like a photograph with time it fades.
Carmen Sylva
It would take battalions of angels to protect us from our dreaded dangers, though in a long lifetime few of the dangers come to anything.
Author Unknown
Courage does not always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, I will try again tomorrow.
Mary Anne Radmache
Sometimes the child in one behaves a certain way and the rest of oneself follows behind, slowly shaking its head.
Niels Henrik David Boh
The loss of a friend is like that of a limb time may heal the anguish of the wound, but the loss cannot be repaired.
Robert Southey
Every time you are not practicing someone else is.
Boris Becke
It was a love of the air and sky and flying, the lure of adventure, the appreciation of beauty. It lay beyond the descriptive words of men - where immortality is touched through danger, where life meets death on equal plane where man is more than man, and existence both supreme and valueless at the same time.
Charles Augustus Lindbergh, Jr.
Sometimes the most urgent and vital thing you can do is take a complete rest.
Unknown
If you get up one time more than you fall, you will make it through.
Author Unknown
Cowardice asks the question - Is it safe? Vanity asks the question - Is it popular? Expediency asks the question - Is it political? But conscience asks the question - Is it right? There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, popular, or political; but because it is right.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I feel like a million tonight - - - But one at a time.
Mae West
The time for thinkers has come.
Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health
It strkes me as singularly inappropriate for a school to use its students for fund - Raising. It reminded me of the first time I saw a gypsy mother send her baby out to beg.
William Hamilton
At the end of our time on earth, if we have lived fully, we will not be able to say, I was always happy. Hopefully we will be able to say, I have experienced a lifetime of real moments, and many of them were happy moments.
Barbara DeAngelis
A great artist is always before his time or behind it.
George Moore
It matters not how a man dies, but how he lives. The act of dying is not of importance, it lasts so short a time.
Samuel Johnson, Boswell, The Life of Samuel Johnson (1791)
Every time we remember to say thank you, we experience nothing less than heaven on earth.
Sarah Ban Breathnach
The character inherent in the American people has done all that has been accomplished; and it would have done somewhat more, if the government had not sometimes got in its way.
Henry David Thoreau
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
When my country, into which I had just set my foot, was set on fire about my ears, it was time to stir. It was time for every man to stir.
Thomas Paine, Common Sense
In every person who comes near you look for what is good and strong honor that try to imitate it, and your faults will drop off like dead leaves when their time comes.
John Ruskin
There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.
Anatole Broyard