Time Quotes

John f. kennedy - we must use time as a tool, not as a crutch....
It is possible to own too much. A man with one watch knows what time it is a man with two watches is never quite sure.
Lee Segall

Joe moore - a simple fact that is hard to learn is that the...
Mark twain, the mysterious stranger, chapter ix - mankind is governed by minorities, seldom or...
Each memorable verse of a true poet has two or three times the written content.
Alfred De Musset
Has anybody ever seen a drama critic in the daytime? Of course not. They come out after dark, up to no good.
P. G. Wodehouse

It may be that the old astrologers had the truth exactly reversed, when they believed that the stars controlled the destinies of men. The time may come when men control the destinies of stars.
Arthur C. Clarke, First on the Moon, 1970
No man is truly great, who is great only in his life - Time. The test of greatness is the page of history.
William Hazlitt, on the Pleasure of Hating
If every age has its own characteristic doctrine, there are a thousand signs which point to Fascism as the characteristic doctrine of our time.
Benito Mussolini, The Political and Social Doctrine of Fascism, 1935
Time gives good advice.
Maltese Prove
Dans ce pays - Ci il est bon de tuer de temps en temps un amiral pour encourager les autres. In this country England it is thought well to kill an admiral from time to time to encourage the others. from Candide.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.
Marcel Proust
How can a question be answered that asks a lifetime of questions?
Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It
A friend is what the heart needs all the time.
Henry Van Dyke
All the time a person is a child he is both a child and learning to be a parent. After he becomes a parent he becomes predominantly a parent reliving childhood.
Benjamin McLane Spock
Times of luxury do not last long, but pass away very quickly nothing in this world can be long enjoyed.
This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Time is Too slow for those who wait, Too swift for those who fear, Too long for those who grieve, Too short for those who rejoice, But for those who love Time is not.
Henry Van Dyke
Do not condemn the man that cannot think or act as fast as you can, because there was a time when you could not do things as well as you can today.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
All the President is, is a glorified public relations man who spends his time flattering, kissing and kicking people to get them to do what they are supposed to do anyway.
Harry S Truman, Letter to his sister, Nov. 14, 1947
We shall never cease from exploration And the end of all our exploring Will be to arrive where we started And know the place for the first time.
T. S. Eliot
To save time is to lengthen life.
Author Unknown
Next time I will... From now on I will... What makes me think I am wiser today than I will be tomorrow
Hugh Prathe
You can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can not fool all of the people all of the time.
Abraham Lincoln, (attributed)
The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.
Paul Valery
The time for thinkers has come.
Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health
Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself. Being true to anyone else or anything else is not only impossible, but that mark of a fake messiah.
Richard Bach
The price works so well, so efficiently, that we are not aware of it most of the time.
Milton Friedman
Sometimes... when you stand face to face with someone, you cannot see his face. Following summit meeting with Ronald Reagan.
Mikhail Sergeyevich Gorbachev
LOVE: A word properly applied to our delight in particular kinds of food; sometimes metaphorically spoken of the favorite objects of all our appetites.
Henry Fielding
I fear not, I see not reason for fear. In the end we will be the victors. For though at times the flame of liberty may cease to shine, the ember will never expire.
Thomas Paine
We shall not cease from exploration and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
T. S. Eliot, Little Gidding, from Four Quartets
Employ thy time well, if thou meanest to get leisure.
Benjamin Franklin
I believe love is primarily a choice and only sometimes a feeling. If you want to feel love, choose to love and be patient.
Real Live Preacher, RealLivePreacher. com Weblog, December 16, 2002
Now, now my good man, this is no time for making enemies.
Voltaire, on his deathbed in response to a priest asking that he renounce Satan
You can convince anyone of anything if you just push it at them 100% of the time. They may not believe it completely, but they will still use it to form opinions, especially if they have nothing else to draw on.
Charles Manson
I think these difficult times have helped me to understand better than before how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way and that so many things that one goes around worrying about are of no importance whatsoever.
Isak Dinesen
I now have no time to be tired.
Wilhelm I, last words, 8 March 1888.
A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depends on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the measure as I have received and am still receiving.
Albert Einstein