Time Quotes

Thomas carlyle - silence is deep as eternity speech is shallow as...
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.
Thomas Carlyle

Alan valentine - for thousands of years, father and son have...
Sean stewart, perfect circle, 2004 - sometimes a good exit is all you can ask for....
Look at a stone cutter hammering away at his rock, perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred - And - First blow it will split in two, and I know it was not the last blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
Jacob A. Riis
Before you act consider; when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
Sallust

Nine - Tenths of wisdom consists in being wise in time.
Theodore Roosevelt
There is so much time and so little to do; strike that, reverse it.
Willy Wonka, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory
Heidi Well, do you want me to be honest or do you want me to tell you this is the first time.
Old School
Sometimes I get bored riding down the beautiful streets of L. A. I know it sounds crazy, but I just want to go to New York and see people suffer.
Donna Summe
When nothing seems to help, I go and look at a stonecutter hammering away at his rock perhaps a hundred times without as much as a crack showing in it. Yet at the hundred and first blow it will split in two, and I know it was not that blow that did it, but all that had gone before.
Jacob Riis
Your soul is oftentimes a battlefield, upon which your reason and your judgment wage war against passion and your appetite.
Kahlil Gibran, The Prophet
Truth or tact You have to choose. Most times they are not compatible.
Eddie Canto
It is easy to fly into a passion - - Anybody can do that - - But to be angry with the right person and at the right time and with the right object and in the right way - - That is not easy, and it is not everyone who can do it.
Aristotle
I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.
William Shakespeare
Time has laid its healing hand upon the wound when we can look back at the the pain we once fainted under, and no bitterness or despair arises in our heart.
Jerome K. Jerome, "Idle thought of an Idle Fellow".
The bottom line is that a people are never perfect, but love can be, b that is the one and only way that the mediocre and vile can be transformed, and c doing that makes it that. We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Tom Robbins, Still Life With Woodpecke
We generate our own environment. We get exactly what we deserve. How can we resent the life weve created for ourselves? Whos to blame, whos to credit, but us? Who can change it anytime we wish, but us?
Richard Bach, One
Every artist wants his work to be permanent. But what is The Aswan Dam covered some of the greatest art in the world. Venice is sinking. Great books and pictures were lost in the Florence floods. In the meantime we still enjoy butterflies.
Romare Beardon
When times are good, be happy, but when time are bad consider; God has made the one as well as the other.
Bible, Ecclesaistes 7: 14
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of.
Benjamin Franklin
Every time you are not practicing someone else is.
Boris Becke
If you lead a country like Britain, a strong country, a country which has taken a lead in world affairs in good times and in bad, a country that is always reliable, then you have to have a touch of iron about you.
Margaret Hilda Thatche
We look forward to the time when the power to love will replace the love of power. Then will our world know the blessings of peace.
William Gladstone
Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
Laurence J. Pete
Rogues are preferable to imbeciles because they sometimes take a rest.
Alexandre Dumas
The time for thinkers has come.
Mary Baker Eddy, Science and Health
We have so much time and so little to do. Strike that, reverse it.
Roald Dahl, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
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
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Nelson Mandela
A superstition is a premature explanation that overstays its time.
George Iles
The effects of kindness are not always seen immediately, Sometimes it takes years until your kindness will pay off, And is returned to you. And sometimes you never see the fruits of your labors, But they are there, Deep inside of the soul of the one you touched.
Dan Kelly
In Biblical times, a man could have as many wives as he could afford. Just like today.
Abigail Van Buren
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 was very strange back then. I could see I had problems. I would sit in a closet a lot of the time and not come out, or I would sit up on top of my desk, or under my desk, or do weird things like get my wisdom teeth out and bleed all over the hallways.
Tim Burton, Burton On Burton
Politics should be the part - Time profession of every citizen who would protect the rights and privileges of free people and who would preserve what is good and fruitful in our national heritage.
Lucille Ball
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
I find the great thing in this world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving - - we must sail sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it - - But we must sail, and not drift, nor lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.
Distance lasts a day. But reality lasts a lifetime.
Dr. Laura Schlessinger, The Dr. Laura radio show
Habit is habit and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time.
Mark Twain