Quote category: Time

If I had nine hours to cut down a tree, I would spend six hours sharpening my axe


Abraham Lincoln Permalink to Abraham Lincoln quote

The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.


Andrew Carnegie Permalink to Andrew Carnegie quote

People who deliberate fully before they take a step will spend their lives on one leg.


Anthony de Mello Permalink to Anthony de Mello quote

There is only one time when it is essential to awaken. That time is now.


Buddha Permalink to Buddha quote

In a world where death is the hunter, my friend, there is no time for regrets or doubts. There is only time for decisions.


Carlos Castaneda Permalink to Carlos Castaneda quote

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday


Dan Marquis Permalink to Dan Marquis quote

The future comes one day at a time.


Dean Acheson Permalink to Dean Acheson quote

Procrastination is the thief of time.


Edward Young Permalink to Edward Young quote

When people say: She has got everything.
I have only one answer: I have not had tomorrow.


Elizabeth Taylor Permalink to Elizabeth Taylor quote

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 Permalink to Henry Van Dyke quote