Time Quotes


"Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas and progress."
Charles F. Kettering

"It's life isn't it? You plow ahead and make a hit. And you plow on and someone passes you. Then someone passes them. Time levels."
Katharine Hepburn

"Space is to place as eternity is to time. "
Joseph Joubert

"Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted."
John Lennon

"It is strange that the years teach us patience; that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting."
Elizabeth Taylor

"Our birthdays are feathers in the broad wing of time."
Jean Paul Richter

"Spring is the time of plans and projects."
Leo Tolstoy

"I value the friend who, for me, finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar."
Robert Brault


"For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity. "
William Penn

"Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle."
Abraham Lincoln

"I trust in nature for the stable laws of beauty and utility. Spring shall plant and autumn garner to the end of time."
Robert Browning

"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary."
Steve Jobs

"Do not wait; the time will never be 'just right.' Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along."
George Herbert

"The trouble is, you think you have time."

"He takes men out of time and makes them feel eternity."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present."

"Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday."
John Wayne

"Hurry it up. We're burnin' daylight."
John Wayne

"The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools, but the gentle touches of air and water working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time."
Henry David Thoreau

"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 eternity. "
Henry Van Dyke