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Tuesday, 21 April 2015

10 Timeless Quotes on Time

Truth is relative to time. Perspective changes with time. Many embarrassing episodes seem funny after passage of time. Time is the only eternal thing. So, it’s natural that philosophers, thinkers, and writers talk about the importance of time. These are some of my favourite quotes on time.

Enjoy my collection of classic quotes on time:

Timeless Quotes on time

1. We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.
 - John F. Kennedy

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2. Tough times never last, but tough people do. 
- Robert H. Schuller

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3.  Lost time is never found again. - Benjamin Franklin

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4. There are no secrets that time does not reveal. 
- Jean Racine

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5. I must govern the clock, not be governed by it. 
- Golda Meir

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6. If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done. - Bruce Lee

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7. The time is always right to do what is right. 
- Martin Luther King Jr.

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8. Whether it's the best of times or the worst of times, it's the only time we've got. - Art Buchwald

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9. Don't waste time on jealousy. Sometimes you're ahead, sometimes you're behind. - Mary Schmich

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10. Don't wait. The time will never be just right. 
- Napoleon Hill

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What is your favourite quote on time? Do share in the comments. :)


  1. Love the quotes, especially the first one :)

  2. Great collection of quotes, a learning experience for me. :)

    1. Thanks Indrani. These quotes taught me a lot, too. :)

  3. all quotes so true, I loved the first one best :)

  4. Great quotes Kiran!. So much wisdom packed in the post.

    1. Thanks Somali. True, quotes are fountain of wisdom.

  5. Thanks for sharing this Kiran. Some quotes made perfect sense to me, I needed it.

  6. Wonderful quotes. So true they are!

  7. Wonderful quotes, Kiran! I remember a shloka learnt in school days,
    'Kshanashah kanashashchaiva vidyam-arthancha saadhayeth, kshana tyaage kutho vidya, kana tyaage kutho dhanam' that means, 'Every fraction of time and every bit of money have to be carefully utilised. If not, we lose both vidya and dhana'

    Thanks for sharing these quotes on time, dear :)

    1. What a lovely Shloka! Thanks Sindhu for sharing.
      Have a wonderful week ahead.


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