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Famous Quotes about Time

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Time is the most valuable thing that a man can spend so we're sharing the most famous quotes about time from the best famous scientists, novelists, authors.

Time felt slower when we do nothing but wait.

Toba Beta

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

"For a while" is a phrase whose length can't be measured.At least by the person who's waiting.

Haruki Murakami

History isn't the lies of the victors, as I once glibly assured Old Joe Hunt; I know that now. It's more the memories of the survivors, most of whom are neither victorious or defeated.

Julian Barnes

And yet it takes only the smallest pleasure or pain to teach us time’s malleability.

Julian Barnes

Time goes faster the more hollow it is. Lives with no meaning go straight past you, like trains that don’t stop at your station.

Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Do not whine... Do not complain. Work harder. Spend more time alone.

Joan Didion

With endless time, nothing is special. With no loss or sacrifice, we can’t appreciate what we have

Mitch Albom

It hadn't been so long ago, yet sometimes she felt that she'd been an altogether different person back then.

Nicholas Sparks

Time that withers you will wither me. We will fall like ripe fruit and roll down the grass together. Dear friend, let me lie beside you watching the clouds until the earth covers us and we are gone.

Jeanette Winterson

How soon hath Time, the subtle thief of youth,Stol'n on his wing my three-and-twentieth year!

John Milton

"I wish it need not have happened in my time," said Frodo."So do I," said Gandalf, and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.

J.R.R. Tolkien

You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it.

Charles Buxton

Time spent with a cat is never wasted.

Colette

This thing all things devours:Birds, beasts, trees, flowers;Gnaws iron, bites steel;Grinds hard stones to meal;Slays king, ruins town,And beats high mountain down.

J.R.R. Tolkien

It has been said, 'time heals all wounds.' I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.

Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy

There is no present or future-only the past, happening over and over again-now.

Eugene O'Neill

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

Want to have a short phone call with someone? Call them at 11:55 a.m., right before lunch. They'll talk fast. You may think you are interesting, but you are not more interesting than lunch.

Randy Pausch

i dont love you... like i loved you... yesterday.

Gerard Way

Fantasy, if it's really convincing, can't become dated, for the simple reason that it represents a flight into a dimension that lies beyond the reach of time.

Walt Disney Company

Time moves slowly, but passes quickly.

Alice Walker

Books have a unique way of stopping time in a particular moment and saying: Let’s not forget this.

Dave Eggers

As she’d left, I’d glanced at her gun.This time, when she’d pointed it at me, she’d flicked the safety on. If that wasn’t true love, I don’t know what was.

Brandon Sanderson

The future starts today, not tomorrow.

John Paul II

Time has no dominion over love. Love is the one thing that transcends time. (Bones)

Jeaniene Frost

There's a time for departure even when there's no certain place to go.

Tennessee Williams

Time doesn't take away from friendship, nor does separation.

Tennessee Williams

Time is the longest distance between two places.

Tennessee Williams

Maybe reading was just a way to make her feel less alone, to keep her company. When you read something you are stopped, the moment is stayed, you can sometimes be there more fully than you can in your real life.

Helen Humphreys

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