Time Quotes

time quotes

Time.  Never enough time to get everything done, right?  Here are a few quotes on that precious commodity, time.

1. Time is free, but it’s priceless. You can’t own it, but you can use it. You can’t keep it, but you can spend it. Once you’ve lost it you can never get it back. -Harvey MacKay

2. The only reason for time is so that everything doesn’t happen at once. -Albert Einstein

3. Don’t count every hour in the day, make every hour in the day count. -Unknown

4. We all have our time machines. Some take us back, they’re called memories. Some take us forward, they’re called dreams. -Jeremy Irons

5. Today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday. -Proverb

6. Time discovers truth. -Seneca

7. Lost time is never found again. -Benjamin Franklin

8. You may delay, but time will not. -Benjamin Franklin

9. They say that time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself -Andy Warhol

10. Time is like a handful of sand—the tighter you grasp it, the faster it runs through your fingers. -Unknown

11. Time heals what reason cannot. -Seneca

12. As if you could kill time without injuring eternity. -Henry David Thoreau

13. Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them. -Dion Boucicault

14. Time! the corrector when our judgments err. -Lord Byron

15. Time is what we want most, but…what we use worst. -Willaim Penn

16. Time is the wisest counsellor of all. -Pericles

17. You can never plan the future by the past. -Edmund Burke

18. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago. -Jim Bishop

19. This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it. -Ralph Waldo Emerson

20. Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely. -Rodin

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    • Parag
    • June 24, 2010
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    All the quots are good, but few of them are my favourite :

    Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely. -Rodin

    We all have our time machines. Some take us back, they’re called memories. Some take us forward, they’re called dreams. -Jeremy Irons

    Parag

    • laura
    • June 25, 2010
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    I’m loving all these qoutes, I never seem to have enough time though honestly LOL.

    Nothing is as far away as one minute ago. -Jim Bishop

    This is too true especially if that minute ago was used not too wisely.

    • Lisa P
    • June 25, 2010
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    I really like #3 – Don’t count every hour in the day, make every hour in the day count. -Unknown

    • Laurie Vowels
    • June 26, 2010
    Reply

    These are all great quotes. Here’s one that I think is relative to time:
    Everything that is happening at this moment is a result of choices you’ve made in the past….Deepak Chopra

    • Mark Amend
    • July 16, 2010
    Reply

    If you like #3 from my book “Lines of Thought by an Unknown Author” you might also like

    Eternity is whatever you take the time to make of it.

    Most people don’t have time for eternity.

    eathian

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