Time Quotes

Benjamin mclane spock - all the time a person is a child he is both a...
I think that we have created a new kind of person in a way. We have created a child who will be so exposed to the media that he will be lost to his parents by the time he is 12.
David Bowie

Walt whitman - and whether i come to my own today or in ten...
Vincent mcna - sometimes it is a great joy just to listen to...
The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be... and there is no new thing under the sun. Is there any thing whereof it may be said, SEE, this is new It hath been already of old time, which was before us. There is no remembrance of former things.
Ecclesiates 1922 Bible
My boredom threshold is low at the best of times but I have spent more time being slowly and excruciatingly bored by children than any other section of the human race.
William H. Borah

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
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
Time is the image of eternity.
Laertius Diogenes
Never say never Never is a long, undependable time, and life is too full of rich possibilities to have restrictions placed upon it.
Gloria Swanson
The family seems to have two predominant functions to provide warmth and love in time of need and to drive each other insane.
Donald G. Smith
There are truths which are not for all men, nor for all times.
Francois Marie Arouet Voltaire
It takes less time to do things right than to explain why you did it wrong.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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
Time ripens all things. No man is born wise.
Miguel de Cervantes
Time does not always pass at the same speed. We are the ones who determine that speed.
Paulo Coelho, The Pilgrimage
It is possible that the scrupulously honest man may not grow rich so fast as the unscrupulous and dishonest one but the success will be of a truer kind, earned without fraud or injustice. And even though a man should for a time be unsuccessful, still he must be honest better lose all and save character. For character is itself a fortune...
Samuel Smiles
When the leadership is right and the time is right, the people can always be counted upon to follow - - To the end at all costs.
Harold J. Seymou
The end crowns all, And that old common arbitrator, Time, Will one day end it.
William Shakespeare, "Troilus and Cressida", Act 4 scene 5
There are no limits to either time or distance, except as man himself may make them. I have but to touch the wind to know these things.
Hal Borland
Before you act consider when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
Sallust
We were all born with wings. In times of doubt spread them.
Unknown
The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding.
Sir Francis Bacon
Sometimes we do a thing in order to find out the reason for it. Sometimes our actions are questions not answers.
John Le Carre, Magnus Pym in "A Perfect Spy".
There are times when one would like to hang the whole human race and finish the farce.
Mark Twain
Time the devourer of all things.
Ovid, Metamorphoses
Every time we say, Let there be! in any form, something happens.
Stella Terrill Mann
The last time anybody made a list of the top hundred character attributes of New Yorkers, common sense snuck in at number 79.
Douglas Adams, "Mostly Harmless".
At any given point of time, you are exactly what you wanted to be.
Vinny Nayak
When humans participate in ceremony, they enter a sacred space. Everything outside of that space shrivels in importance. Time takes on a different dimension. Emotions flow more freely. The bodies of participants become filled with the energy of life, and this energy reaches out and blesses the creation around them. All is made new everything becomes sacred.
Sun Bea
One may discover a new side to his most intimate friend when for the first time he hears him speak in public. He will be stranger to him as he is more familiar to the audience. The longest intimacy could not foretell how he would behave then.
Henry David Thoreau
I? ll fight when needed, revel when there? s an occasion, mourn when there is grief, and die if my time comes? but I won? t let anyone use me against my will.
Christopher Paolini, Author of Eragon and Eldest. Quotes came from Eragon.
Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time, which every day produces, and which most men throw away, but which nevertheless will make at the end of it no small deduction for the life of man.
Charles Caleb Colton
My hometown was so dull that one time the tide went out and never came back.
Fred Allen
In all things preserve integrity; and the consciousness of thine own uprightness will alleviate the toil of business, soften the hardness of ill - Success and disappointments, and give thee an humble confidence before God, when the ingratitude of man, or the iniquity of the times may rob thee of other rewards.
Barbara Paley
Heaven - Born, the soul a heavenward course must hold beyond the world she soars the wise man, I affirm, can find no rest in that which perishes, nor will he lend his heart to ought that doth time depend.
Michelangelo Buonarroti
Sometimes I would rather that people take away years from my life Than take away a moment.
Pearl Bailey
Very few of the great leaders ever get through their careers without failing, sometimes dramatically.
Philip Crosby, Reflections on Quality
There are certain queer times and occasions in this strange mixed affair we call life when a man takes the whole universe for a vast practical joke.
Herman Melville
One of the few good things about modern times: If you die horribly on television, you will not have died in vain. You will have entertained us.
Kurt Vonnegut, "Cold Turkey", In These Times, May 10, 2004