Here you find time quotes that will give you a new impression about its meaning. An inspirational time quote will be a great way to start a meeting that concentrates on using time efficiently more so than just using it effectively. We all have the same amount of time to spend but the difference for some people is appreciating that it is a commodity that cannot be retained, nor retrieved. It is a commodity once gone cannot be recaptured so use it wisely.
Quotes about Time. . .
Quotes for Difficult Times. . .
To quote Benjamin Franklin, "Do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of."
"The older you get, the faster time goes by. Enjoy each day and use your time wisely, do not waste your days."
"Time is not a measure the length of a day or month or year but more a measure of what you have accomplished."
"Clocks slay time - time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life."
"Time is not the essence; action using available time is."
"You are young, my son, and, as the years go by, time will change and even reverse many of your present opinions. Refrain therefore awhile from setting yourself up as a judge of the highest matters."
"In reality, killing time is only the name for another of the multifarious ways by which Time kills us."
"There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who steals what is most precious to men: time."
"The time you think you're missing, misses you too."
Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent. Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.
If you want work well done, select a busy man - the other kind has no time.
Watches are so named as a reminder - if you don't watch carefully what you do with your time, it will slip away from you.
Sometimes I feel that life is passing me by, not slowly either, but with ropes of steam and spark-spattered wheels and a hoarse roar of power or terror. It's passing, yet I'm the one who's doing all the moving.
Old Time, that greatest and longest established spinner of all!.... his factory is a secret place, his work is noiseless, and his hands are mutes.
What do most people squander that can never be recaptured is one of the most valuable assets we all have; time is that asset and what you do with your time can make the difference or make no difference.
You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.
James Matthew Barrie
Time is the coin of your life.
It is the only coin you have,
and only you can determine how it will be spent.
Be careful lest you let other people spend it for you.
Time and words can't be recalled, even if it was only yesterday.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Sydney J. Harris
But what minutes!
Count them by sensation, and not by calendars,
and each moment is a day.
I recommend you to take care of the minutes, for the hours will take care of themselves.
When you really think about it, time is our most precious resource.
Eric J.Aronson, Dash
Learning to say no to the non-essentials will give you more time to devote to the things that have power to truly improve the way you live and help you leave the legacy you know in your heart you are destined to leave.
Robin Sharma, Who Will Cry When You Die?
It is also absurd to think that we are time-starved, since every one of us has precisely the same amount of time, as there are always twenty-four hours in the day.
Tom Hodgkinson, How To Be Free
But your time is precious; do you really want to waste it arguing with someone who doesn't know what he or she is talking about (or is just too stubborn to see it any other way?
from the book, Crap.
We must not weep for what we might have been. There is still time.
The passing moment is all we can be sure of; it is only common sense to extract its utmost value form it.
W. Somerset Maugham
Time is a created thing. To say, "I don't have time" is like saying, "I don't want to."
Time for fun doesn't just surface. You need to plan for it.
Pamela J. Conrad, Balancing Home & Career