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Time And Time Management Quotes

When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute -- then it's longer than any hour. That's relativity!

Author: Albert Einstein (1879-1955)

Profession: German-born American Physicist

All my possessions for a moment of time.

Author: Queen Elizabeth (1926)

Profession: Current Queen of the United Kingdom

This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

One of the illusions of life is that the present hour is not the critical, decisive hour. Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. No man has learned anything rightly, until he knows that every day is Doomsday.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

So much of our time is spent in preparation, so much in routine, and so much in retrospect, that the amount of each person's genius is confined to a very few hours.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

The surest poison is time.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

These times of ours are serious and full of calamity, but all times are essentially alike. As soon as there is life there is danger.

Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)

Profession: American Poet, Essayist

Anything that is wasted effort represents wasted time. The best management of our time thus becomes linked inseparably with the best utilization of our efforts.

Author: Ted W. Engstrom

Profession: American Religion and Social Leader

What do you want to get done? In what order of importance? Over what period of time? What is the time available? What is the best strategy for application of time to projects for the most effective results?

Author: Ted W. Engstrom

Profession: American Religion and Social Leader

Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks.

Author: Euripides

Profession: Greek Tragic Poet

The great dividing line between success and failure can be expressed in five words: I DID NOT HAVE TIME.

Author: Franklin Field

Profession:

I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.

Author: Ian Fleming (1908-1964)

Profession: British Writer and Journalist, ''James Bond''

Longevity conquers scandal every time.

Author: Shelby Foote (1916)

Profession: American Historian, Novelist

It has been my observation that most people get ahead during the time that others waste.

Author: Henry Ford (1863-1947)

Profession: American Industrialist, Founder of Ford Motor Company

Do not squander time for that is the stuff life is made of.

Author: Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)

Profession: American Scientist, Publisher, Diplomat