Top 15 Time Quotes

15) By the time we’ve made it, we’ve had it. – Malcolm Forbes

14) But what minutes!  Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is a day. – Benjamin Disraeli

13) A good holiday is one spent among people whose notions of time are vaguer than yours. – John B. Priestly

12) When told the reason for Daylight Saving time the old Indian said, “Only a white man would believe that you could cut a foot off the top of a blanket and sew it to the bottom of a blanket and have a longer blanket.” – Author Unknown

11) 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. – Carl Sandburg

10) Time is an equal opportunity employer.  Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day.  Rich people can’t buy more hours.  Scientists can’t invent new minutes.  And you can’t save time to spend it on another day.  Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving.  No matter how much time you’ve wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. – Denis Waitely

9) I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present. – W. Somerset Maugham

8 ) Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.  – Alan Lakein

7) Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost a part of your life. – Michael LeBoeuf

6) Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much can be done if we are always doing. – Thomas Jefferson

5) Does’t thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. – Benjamin Franklin

4) Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going. – Sam Levenson

3) In reality, killing time is only the name for another of the multifarious ways by which Time kills us. – Osbert Sitwell

2) The less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in. – Lord Chesterfield

1) The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot. – Michael Althsuler

Comments

  1. Mine: "She had a face that could stop time."
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  2. Vitaly,

    Great post as you captured some excellent time quotes. And if there is anything people need more of it is time…quotes. :-) Number 7 is my favorite.

    I also like, "Time is Money"
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  3. semiproseeking says:

    I specially enjoy #6.

  4. Oh I do love quotes and these are some good one. My favorites are #7 and #1. Thanks for sharing these Vitaly…

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  5. Wow! I just LOVED this one. It really struck me hard today. "Does’t thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of." – Benjamin Franklin

    I sure wish there was more time – but let's make good with what we've got! Let's be proud when we reach that last chapter of this book, and the first of the next!
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  6. I love this one 'The less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in. Lord Chesterfield' because it is completely true.

  7. This is what I like the most, "I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present. – W. Somerset Maugham". Great quote.
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  8. Your quotes are very inspirational because they depict about the reality of life especially the adage of Michael LeBoeuf.

  9. I like this one at I tend to procratinate too much:

    "Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.”
    Napolean Bonaparte
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  10. Tess The Bold Life says:

    No. 12 is hilarious. I find that time change stuff drives me crazy. In AZ we never change but because all other states do I'm always confused about the time!

  11. I must say that I loved this collection of really amazing time quotes. Thanks for sharing! :)

  12. i love reading quotes… it just inspires and motivates me reading words of wisdom… time is indeed one of the most valuable thing in this world, therefore let us not waste it and make use of it wisely..
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  13. My favorite time waster, i mean past time is reading Quotes, Proverbs and those little fortunes in fortune cookies.
    The 2 below made me chuckle the most.

    5) Waste your money and you’re only out of money, but waste your time and you’ve lost a part of your life. – Michael LeBoeuf

    5) Does’t thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. – Benjamin Franklin.

    thanks for sharing.
    cheers,
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  14. These quotes about time are really great. I really like about the quote that says "Time = Life". Time is life because we should spend wisely our time to have a better life. You have posted an interesting blog.
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  15. Reading all of these quotes gave me quite a different perspective on time and how I should spent it. Maybe I can get rid of my procrastination now and instead steer my timeplane to where I want it to go. 😀
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  16. Vitaly, aloha. Absolutely loved this because quotes such as these speak powerful messages in a few words. This is a keeper and I know I will be using these frequently as I often comment on time.

    Thx for the great collection, Vitaly; you introduced me to several new ones.

    Best wishes for a terrific week. Aloha. Janet

  17. Sometimes just a few lines it´s all u need to straighten up your mind. Thanks Vitaly. This one is the one i liked the most:

    "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" – Carl Sandburg
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  18. Great post Vitaly…! Nice to connect with another Online Networker.. Went through your blog and I should say there's some really good content here… Wish you all success and let's stay connected! – Sidz

  19. Chesterfield was so right! I've been trying to finish my 20 minutes work for hours now and i seem to keep wasting time on blogs, youtube and facebook 😐
    He should've also given a solution to this problem.
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  20. Oh!!! I like quotes 8 and 13its all about time..its like the mirror of my personality.

    Thanks for the posts i learn a lot!!!
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  21. Quote 7 and 4 impressive :)

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