Quotes, Sayings and Thoughts

Though time is immediately chafing, we owe to it the amplitude and delicacy of our interior landscapes as we age.

- Anne Truitt


Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.

- Hector Beriloz


Between time and ourselves, it is a struggle as to which shall kill the other.

- Guy Delaforest


Nothing can move a man who is paid by the hour; how sweet the flight of time seems to his calm mind.

- Charles Dudley Warner


I am always quarreling with time! It is so short to do something and so long to do nothing.

- Queen Charlotte


I would willingly stand at street corners, hat in hand, begging passersby to drop their unused minutes into it.

- Bernard Berenson

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 - and it's longer than any hour. That's relativity.

- Albert Einstein

Time is that wherein there is opportunity, and opportunity is that wherein there is no great time.

- Hippocrates


Life is short, and the time we waste in yawning never can be gained.

- Stendhal


Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.

- Faith Baldwin


Time: that which man is always trying to kill, but which ends in killing him.

- Herbert Spencer