200 Inspirational Quotes About Time

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Top inspirational quotes about time

Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.

— Roger Babson

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.

— Abraham Lincoln

Lost time is never found again.

— Benjamin Franklin

Patience and time do more than strength or passion.

— Jean de La Fontaine

The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.

— C. S. Lewis

If you don’t have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?

— John Wooden

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

Time is money.

— Benjamin Franklin

You may delay, but time will not.

— Benjamin Franklin

We are time’s subjects, and time bids be gone.

— William Shakespeare

Time has been transformed, and we have changed it has advanced and set us in motion it has unveiled its face, inspiring us with bewilderment and exhilaration.

— Khalil Gibran

We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.

— Nelson Mandela

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

Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.

— William Penn

Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.

— George Bernard Shaw

Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

— Henry David Thoreau

Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.

— Thomas Hardy

You can never plan the future by the past.

— Edmund Burke

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

— Elizabeth Taylor

Until you value yourself, you won’t value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.

— M. Scott Peck

Yesterday’s the past, tomorrow’s the future, but today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.

— Bil Keane

Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.

— Alan Lakein

For disappearing acts, it’s hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.

— Doug Larson

It is my feeling that Time ripens all things with Time all things are revealed Time is the father of truth.

— Francois Rabelais

I must govern the clock, not be governed by it.

— Golda Meir

What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.

— Saint Augustine

In all our deeds, the proper value and respect for time determines success or failure.

— Malcolm X

Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.

— Ambrose Bierce

The time I kill is killing me.

— Mason Cooley

Time moves in one direction, memory in another.

— William Gibson

Know how to live the time that is given you.

— Dario Fo

Finding some quiet time in your life, I think, is hugely important.

— Mariel Hemingway

Hide nothing, for time, which sees all and hears all, exposes all.

— Sophocles

Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.

— Charles Caleb Colton

By the time we’ve made it, we’ve had it.

— Malcolm Forbes

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 M. Barrie

Time is the longest distance between two places.

— Tennessee Williams

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.

— Dion Boucicault

Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.

— Thomas J. Watson

Time brings all things to pass.

— Aeschylus

But time growing old teaches all things.

— Aeschylus

So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.

— Menachem Mendel Schneerson

Work is hard. Distractions are plentiful. And time is short.

— Adam Hochschild

Time, whose tooth gnaws away everything else, is powerless against truth.

— Thomas Huxley

I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.

— H. G. Wells

Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.

— Friedrich Schiller

Old age and the passage of time teach all things.

— Sophocles

Time has a way of demonstrating that the most stubborn are the most intelligent.

— Yevgeny Yevtushenko

The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.

— Paul Valery

Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That’s probably why they get along so well.

— Jonathan Carroll

Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.

— Max Frisch

People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged sooner or later to find time for illness.

— John Wanamaker

Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.

— Daniel J. Boorstin

My time is now.

— John Turner

Lost wealth may be replaced by industry, lost knowledge by study, lost health by temperance or medicine, but lost time is gone forever.

— Samuel Smiles

I confess, I do not believe in time.

— Vladimir Nabokov

Well-timed silence is the most commanding expression.

— Mark Helprin

And when is there time to remember, to sift, to weigh, to estimate, to total?

— Tillie Olsen

Time is the wisest counselor of all.

— Pericles

Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind.

— Giordano Bruno

Time goes, you say? Ah, no! alas, time stays, we go.

— Henry Austin Dobson

I took some time out for life.

— James L. Brooks

Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn.

— Delmore Schwartz

When in doubt, take more time.

— John Zimmerman

Time is a beautiful thing. It’s like when you meet an old lover on the street six years later and they don’t look so ugly anymore.

— Sarah McLachlan

The best way to fill time is to waste it.

— Marguerite Duras

The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.

— Tillie Olsen

There’s time enough, but none to spare.

— Charles W. Chesnutt

Time was God’s first creation.

— Walter Lang

O sweet, delusive Noon, Which the morning climbs to find, O moment sped too soon, And morning left behind.

— Helen Hunt Jackson

The present is a point just passed.

— David Russell

Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.

— Faith Baldwin

In everyone’s life, at some time, our inner fire goes out. It is then burst into flame by an encounter with another human being. We should all be thankful for those people who rekindle the inner spirit.

— Albert Schweitzer

Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.

— Thomas A. Edison

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.

— Steve Jobs

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

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.

— Charles Darwin

You can fool all the people some of the time, and some of the people all the time, but you cannot fool all the people all the time.

— Abraham Lincoln

We must reject the idea that every time a law’s broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.

— Ronald Reagan

Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we’ve been waiting for. We are the change that we seek.

— Barack Obama

The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.

— Thomas Jefferson

Anybody can become angry – that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way – that is not within everybody’s power and is not easy.

— Aristotle

Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas.

— Calvin Coolidge

Learn from the past, set vivid, detailed goals for the future, and live in the only moment of time over which you have any control: now.

— Denis Waitley

When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.

— Maya Angelou

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

All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players: they have their exits and their entrances and one man in his time plays many parts, his acts being seven ages.

— William Shakespeare

The time is always right to do what is right.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

Patriotism is supporting your country all the time, and your government when it deserves it.

— Mark Twain

We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.

— T. S. Eliot

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.

— Mark Twain

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

— Confucius

Children begin by loving their parents after a time they judge them rarely, if ever, do they forgive them.

— Oscar Wilde

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

— Earl Nightingale

Experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms of government those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.

— Thomas Jefferson

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

— Albert Einstein

It is wonderful how much time good people spend fighting the devil. If they would only expend the same amount of energy loving their fellow men, the devil would die in his own tracks of ennui.

— Helen Keller

If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.

— Bruce Lee

That old law about ‘an eye for an eye’ leaves everybody blind. The time is always right to do the right thing.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.

— Oscar Wilde

Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time. Never make your most important decisions when you are in your worst moods. Wait. Be patient. The storm will pass. The spring will come.

— Robert H. Schuller

You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don’t try to forget the mistakes, but you don’t dwell on it. You don’t let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.

— Johnny Cash

I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

— Albert Einstein

We must use time creatively.

— Martin Luther King, Jr.

There comes a time when the mind takes a higher plane of knowledge but can never prove how it got there.

— Albert Einstein

Time is what prevents everything from happening at once.

— Albert Einstein

In a time of universal deceit – telling the truth is a revolutionary act.

— George Orwell

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.

— Henry Ford

The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.

— Mark Twain

If you have an important point to make, don’t try to be subtle or clever. Use a pile driver. Hit the point once. Then come back and hit it again. Then hit it a third time – a tremendous whack.

— Winston Churchill

There is no better than adversity. Every defeat, every heartbreak, every loss, contains its own seed, its own lesson on how to improve your performance the next time.

— Malcolm X

If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm.

— Mahatma Gandhi

My dream is of a place and a time where America will once again be seen as the last best hope of earth.

— Abraham Lincoln

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 may be done if we are always doing.

— Thomas Jefferson

Time you enjoy wasting, was not wasted.

— John Lennon

If we listened to our intellect, we’d never have a love affair. We’d never have a friendship. We’d never go into business, because we’d be cynical. Well, that’s nonsense. You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down.

— Ray Bradbury

Life is like dancing. If we have a big floor, many people will dance. Some will get angry when the rhythm changes. But life is changing all the time.

— Miguel Angel Ruiz

Some people see things that are and ask, Why? Some people dream of things that never were and ask, Why not? Some people have to go to work and don’t have time for all that.

— George Carlin

An intelligent man is sometimes forced to be drunk to spend time with his fools.

— Ernest Hemingway

Future. That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured.

— Ambrose Bierce

The very existence of flame-throwers proves that some time, somewhere, someone said to themselves, You know, I want to set those people over there on fire, but I’m just not close enough to get the job done.

— George Carlin

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

— Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is time for parents to teach young people early on that in diversity there is beauty and there is strength.

— Maya Angelou

All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.

— Friedrich Nietzsche

I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles but today it means getting along with people.

— Mahatma Gandhi

The only time a woman really succeeds in changing a man is when he is a baby.

— Natalie Wood

People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.

— J. Michael Straczynski

All great achievements require time.

— Maya Angelou

When I am getting ready to reason with a man, I spend one-third of my time thinking about myself and what I am going to say and two-thirds about him and what he is going to say.

— Abraham Lincoln

At what point then is the approach of danger to be expected? I answer, if it ever reach us, it must spring up amongst us. It cannot come from abroad. If destruction be our lot, we must ourselves be its author and finisher. As a nation of freemen, we must live through all time, or die by suicide.

— Abraham Lincoln

Someone’s sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

— Warren Buffett

There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, ‘Truth is the daughter of Time.’

— Abraham Lincoln

The time comes upon every public man when it is best for him to keep his lips closed.

— Abraham Lincoln

Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very’ your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.

— Mark Twain

We can be tired, weary and emotionally distraught, but after spending time alone with God, we find that He injects into our bodies energy, power and strength.

— Charles Stanley

A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He must have time to modify his shape.

— Mark Twain

I’m the one that has to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life, the way I want to.

— Jimi Hendrix

I decided, very early on, just to accept life unconditionally I never expected it to do anything special for me, yet I seemed to accomplish far more than I had ever hoped. Most of the time it just happened to me without my ever seeking it.

— Audrey Hepburn

The time is near at hand which must determine whether Americans are to be free men or slaves.

— George Washington

How did it get so late so soon? Its night before its afternoon. December is here before its June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?

— Dr. Seuss

If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done.

— Bruce Lee

Winning is not a sometime thing it’s an all time thing. You don’t win once in a while, you don’t do things right once in a while, you do them right all the time. Winning is habit. Unfortunately, so is losing.

— Vince Lombardi

Love is like a virus. It can happen to anybody at any time.

— Maya Angelou

Christmas, my child, is love in action. Every time we love, every time we give, it’s Christmas.

— Dale Evans

Employ your time in improving yourself by other men’s writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.

— Socrates

Let us be sure that those who come after will say of us in our time, that in our time we did everything that could be done. We finished the race we kept them free we kept the faith.

— Ronald Reagan

Our duty is to encourage every one in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the Truth.

— Swami Vivekananda

All love shifts and changes. I don’t know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.

— Julie Andrews

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is time to dare and endure.

— Winston Churchill

It seems like every time you come up something happens to bring you back down.

— Tupac Shakur

It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link of the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.

— Winston Churchill

I have made it a rule never to smoke more that one cigar at a time.

— Mark Twain

The God who gave us life, gave us liberty at the same time.

— Thomas Jefferson

Man will occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of the time he will pick himself up and continue on.

— Winston Churchill

Someday, after mastering the winds, the waves, the tides and gravity, we shall harness for God the energies of love, and then, for a second time in the history of the world, man will have discovered fire.

— Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

Everything that happens once can never happen again. But everything that happens twice will surely happen a third time.

— Paulo Coelho

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

— Tom Robbins

Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self-esteem. They’re no good at all.

— Kurt Cobain

Humans are amphibians – half spirit and half animal. As spirits they belong to the eternal world, but as animals they inhabit time.

— C. S. Lewis

Many of these inspirational quotes about time are the result of a collection from various sources; such as newspapers, magazines, bible, other speakers, write-ups, seminars, articles and websites and every effort has been made to give credit where it is due for the material contained herein.

Most of these inspirational quotes about time’ meanings are straight forward and easy to understand probably due to their simplicity or nature of their authors, and other inspirational quotes about time may sound like parables or proverbs which might be difficult to understand their meanings. When you come across difficult inspirational quotes about time, Please read the quote more than once or repeatedly until you get the meaning.

For some inspirational quotes about time, you must think deeply and apply wisdom before you can get their meanings. I believe you will learn and apply the lessons contained in some of these inspirational quotes about time in your life because some of these quotes have already influenced many peoples’ decisions and actions.

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