Time Quotes

Charles bukowski - you begin saving the world by saving one person...
Imagine if every Thursday your shoes exploded if you tied them the usual way. This happens to us all the time with computers, and nobody thinks of complaining.
Jef Raskin

Albert einstein - of all the communities available to us there is...
Mother teresa, in her nobel lecture - let us make one point, that we meet each other...
Share your M&Ms. There are bags and bags of them all over the place. If you give them one of yours, even one of the green ones, you will not be lacking. Honust Injun. Now apply this to Time, Concern, Touch, Interest and Being Vulnerable.
Hugh Elliott, Standing Room Only weblog, 02 - 14 - 03
A thought is often original, though you have uttered it a hundred times.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, The Autocrat of the Breakfast - Table, 1858

When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe. I am related to the earliest times, and to the latest.
Henry David Thoreau
Turn your midlife crisis to your own advantage by making it a time for renewal of your body and mind, rather than stand by helplessly and watch them decline.
Jane E. Brody
If a man die, shall he live again All the days of my appointed time will I wait, till my change come.
Job 1414 Bible Hebrew
It is better to suffer wrong than to do it, and happier to be sometimes cheated than not to trust.
Samuel Johnson
If the whole human race lay in one grave, the epitaph on its headstone might well be: It seemed a good idea at the time.
Dame Rebecca West
There are times when you have to choose between being a human and having good taste.
Bertolt Brecht
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
The first time I read an excellent work, it is to me just as if I gained a new friend; and when I read over a book I have perused before, it resembles the meeting of an old one.
James Goldsmith
All the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.
James Russell Lowell
A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
Proverbs 1717 Bible
Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit Perhaps it will be pleasing sometime to have remembered these things, from The Aeneid.
Virgil
How could you be a Great Man if history brought you no Great Events, or brought you to them at the wrong time, too young, too old?
Lois McMaster Bujold, "Memory", 1996
Wise and prudent men - - Intelligent conservatives - - Have long known that in a changing world worthy institutions can be conserved only by adjusting them to the changing times.
Franklin Delano Roosevelt
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Probably the greatest concentration of talent and genius in this house except for perhaps those times when Thomas Jefferson ate alone.
John F. Kennedy, Describing a dinner for Nobel Prize winners, 1962
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
Since you are like no other being ever created since the beginning of time, you are incomparable.
Brenda Ueland
Books, I found, had the power to make time stand still, retreat or fly into the future.
Jim
We think very little of time present; we anticipate the future, as being too slow, and with a view to hasten it onward, we recall the past to stay it as too swiftly gone. We are so thoughtless, that we thus wander through the hours which are not here, regardless only of the moment that is actually our own.
Blaise Pascal
It takes no more time to see the good side of life than to see the bad.
Jimmy Buffet, Tales Form Margaritaville
A simple fact that is hard to learn is that the time to save money is when you have some.
Joe Moore
You can fool too many of the people too much of the time.
James Thurber, New Yorker, Apr. 29, 1939 "The Owl who was God".
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
A week is a long time in politics.
Harold Wilson
If a writer wrote merely for his time, I would have to break my pen and throw it away.
Victor Hugo
Attacking is the only secret. Dare and the world always yields or if it beats you sometimes, dare it again and it will succumb.
William Makepeace Thackeray
You have to allow a certain amount of time in which you are doing nothing in order to have things occur to you, to let your mind think.
Mortimer Adle
The body is shaped, disciplined, honored, and in time, trusted.
Martha Graham
The desire for freedom resides in every human heart. And that desire cannot be contained forever by prison walls, or martial laws, or secret police. Over time, and across the Earth, freedom will find a way.
George W. Bush, Speech to UN General Assembly, September 21, 2004
The continued propinquity of another human being cramps the style after a time unless that person is somebody you think you love. Then the burden becomes intolerable at once.
Quentin Crisp
The whole life of man is but a point of time let us enjoy it.
Plutarch
Time engraves our faces with all the tears we have not shed.
Natalie Clifford Barney
My mother is such a lousy cook that Thanksgiving at her house is a time of sorrow.
Rita Rudne
The greatest friend of Truth is time, her greatest enemy is Prejudice, and her constant companion Humility.
Charles Caleb Colton