Tuesday, 16 August 2011

Time for Quotes

They say time is the fire in which we burn ~ Soran, Star Trek Generations #linesfrommovies

Would it save you a lot of time if I just gave up and went mad now? ~ Douglas Adams (The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy) #quote

The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war. ~ E. B. White #quote

Stop living a day at a time and stop worrying about age. ~ Helen Reddy #quote



On the whole human beings want to be good, but not too good, and not quite all the time. ~ George Orwell #quote

Every time I've built character, I've regretted it. ~ Bill Watterson #quote

No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come. ~ Victor Hugo #quote


My advice is to never do tomorrow what you can do today. Procrastination is the thief of time. ~ Charles Dickens #quote

There comes a time when silence is betrayal. ~ Martin Luther King Jr. #quote

Never try to teach a goat to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the goat. ~ Yiddish #Proverb

If pigs could vote, the man with the slop bucket would be elected...every time, no matter how much slaughtering he did on the side. ~ O.S. Card #quote

Time: that which man is always trying to kill, ends in killing him. ~ Herbert Spencer #quote

Time is a gift, given to you, given to give you the time you need, the time you need to have the time of your life. ~ Norton Juster #quote

Time and space are modes by which we think and not conditions in which we live. ~ Albert Einstein #quote

You may delay, but time will not. ~ Benjamin Franklin #quote
 
 As if you could kill time without injuring eternity. ~ Henry Thoreau #quote

The function of a genius is not to give new answers, but to pose new questions which time & mediocrity can resolve. ~ H. Trevor-Roper #quote

With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. ~ Chinese #Proverb

The trouble with being poor is that it takes up all your time. ~ Willem de Kooning #quote


Beethoven, Wagner, Bach & Mozart settled down day after day to the job in hand. They didn't waste time waiting for inspiration. ~ E. Newman #quote

You can't buy time or save it, common idioms notwithstanding. You can only spend it. ~ Eric Zorn #quote

Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations. ~ Faith Baldwin #quote


Time in its irresistible & ceaseless flow carries along on its flood all created things & drowns them in the depths of obscurity. ~ Anna Comnena #quote

Without music to decorate it, time is just a bunch of boring production deadlines or dates by which bills must be paid. ~ Frank Zappa #quote

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect. ~ Mark Twain #quote

'The time has come,' the Walrus said / 'To talk of many things / Of shoes -- and ships -- and sealing wax -- / Of cabbages -- and kings -- / And why the sea is boiling hot -- / And whether pigs have wings.'. ~ Lewis Carroll #quote

Comedy is tragedy plus time. ~ Carol Burnett #quote

Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind. ~ Giordano Bruno #quote

Whether it's the best of times or the worst of times, it's the only time we've got. ~ Arthur Bryant #quote

How time files when you's doin' all the talking. ~ Harvey Fierstein #quote

 Depression, as far as I'm concerned, is just a waste of time. ~ Helen Reddy #quote

Time is the worst place, so to speak, to get lost in... ~ Douglas Adams #quote

You may delay, but time will not. ~ Benjamin Franklin #quote

Do I dare / Disturb the universe? / In a minute there is time / For decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse. ~ T.S. Eliot #quote

Wise are they who have learned these truths: Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic. Tribulation is a test tube. ~ William Author Ward #quote

For the first time, the weird and the stupid and the coarse are becoming our cultural norms, even our cultural ideal. ~ Carl Bernstein #quote

I've been trying for some time to develop a lifestyle that doesn't require my presence. ~ G.B. Trudeau #quote


At the time of the Revolution, dogs howled day and night all over Russia. ~ Andrei Platonov #quote

I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time. ~ Ian Fleming #quote

When you get over the anxiety, you discover you should have been mad a long time ago. ~ Amy Clampitt #quote

There are no insoluble problems. Only time-consuming ones. ~ James A. Michener #quote

Honesty is the cruelest game...because not only can you hurt someone...you can feel self-righteous about it at the same time. ~ Dan Van Ronk #quote

There are moments of life that we never forget, which brighten and brighten as time steals away. ~ James Gates Percival #quote

Another one of the old poets, whose name has escaped my memory at present, called Truth the daughter of Time. ~ Aulus Gellius #quote

We cast away priceless time in dreams, born of imagination, fed upon illusion, and put to death by reality. ~ Judy Garland #quote

 A good artist has less time than ideas. ~ Martin Kippenberger #quote

One of the most time-consuming things is to have an enemy. ~ E. B. White #quote

All we have is to decide what to do with the time that is given to us.  ~ J.R.R. Tolkien #quote

Look at everything as though you were seeing it either for the first or last time. ~ Betty Smith #quote

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them. ~ Dion Boucicault #quote

Time is strange. A moment can be as short as a breath, or as long as eternity. ~ Ardel Wray #quote

The nature of time simply irritates / Our attempts to package and control it only adds to our irritation ~ Sigred Philipsen ~  #quote