100+ Time Quotes & Sayings

100+ Time Quotes & Sayings

127 Quotes

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.

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.

Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.

Jean de La Bruyère

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : You need to make time for your family no matter what happens in your life

You need to make time for your family no matter what happens in your life

Matthew Quick

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.

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

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : The timeless in you is aware of life's timelessness. And knows that yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.

The timeless in you is aware of life's timelessness. And knows that yesterday is but today's memory and tomorrow is today's dream.

Kahlil Gibran

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : Never waste a minute thinking about people you don't like.

Never waste a minute thinking about people you don't like.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : They say time heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite

They say time heals all wounds, but that presumes the source of the grief is finite

Cassandra Clare

Modern man thinks he loses something - time - when he does not do things quickly. Yet he does not know what to do with the time he gains, except kill it.

Erich Fromm

Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever.

Horace Mann

The strangeness of Time. Not in its passing, which can seem infinite, like a tunnel whose end you can't see, whose beginning you've forgotten, but in the sudden realization that something finite, has passed, and is irretrievable.

Joyce Carol Oates

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

Time is more precious than gold, more precious than diamonds, more precious than oil or any valuable treasures. It is time that we do not have enough of; it is time that causes the war within our hearts, and so we must spend it wisely.

Cecelia Ahern

Time is the most valuable thing that a man can spend.

Diogenes Laërtius

I confess I do not believe in time. I like to fold my magic carpet, after use, in such a way as to superimpose one part of the pattern upon another. Let visitors trip. And the highest enjoyment of timelessness

Vladimir Nabokov

By the time you're thirty, your worst enemy is yourself.

Chuck Palahniuk

Time can be a greedy thing-sometimes it steals the details for itself.

Khaled Hosseini

Time present and time pastAre both perhaps present in time futureAnd time future contained in time past.

T.S. Eliot

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : When you kill time, remember that it has no resurrection.

When you kill time, remember that it has no resurrection.

A.W. Tozer

The future is uncertain but the end is always near.

Jim Morrison

Inelegantly, and without my consent, time passed.

Miranda July

I give you this to take with you:Nothing remains as it was. If you know this, you canbegin again, with pure joy in the uprooting.

Judith Minty

In the vastness of space and the immensity of time, it is my joy to share a planet and an epoch with Annie.[Dedication to Sagan's wife, Ann Druyan, in Cosmos]

Carl Sagan

Time flows in strange ways on Sundays, and sights become mysteriously distorted.

Haruki Murakami

A man must dream a long time in order to act with grandeur, and dreaming is nursed in darkness.

Jean Genet

It’s how I fill the time when nothing’s happening. Thinking too much, flirting with melancholy.

Tim Winton

You can't stop time. You can't capture light. You can only turn your face up and let it rain down.

Kim Edwards

the tired sunsets and the tired people - it takes a lifetime to die and no time at all.

Charles Bukowski

Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.

William Shakespeare

Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.

Haruki Murakami

Time heals all wounds. But not this one. Not yet.

Marie Lu

There is a time for work, and a time for love. That leaves no other time.

Coco Chanel

Three o'clock is always too late or too early for anything you want to do.

Jean-Paul Sartre

You can find something truly important in an ordinary minute.

Mitch Albom

There are moments when I wish I could roll back the clock and take all the sadness away, but I have the feeling that if I did, the joy would be gone as well.

Nicholas Sparks

The years teach much the days never know.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Time felt slower when we do nothing but wait.

Toba Beta

 inspirational quotes - Image for quote : 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.

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

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