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    Saint Augustine

    What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    Lost time is never found again.

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    Nelson Mandela

    We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.

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    Alan Lakein

    Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.

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    M. Scott Peck

    Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    You may delay, but time will not.

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    Roger Babson

    Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.

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    Dion Boucicault

    Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.

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    George Bernard Shaw

    Everything happens to everybody sooner or later if there is time enough.

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    John Zimmerman

    When in doubt, take more time.

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    Menachem Mendel Schneerson

    So during those first moments of the day, which are yours and yours alone, you can circumvent these boundaries and concentrate fully on spiritual matters. And this gives you the opportunity to plan the time management of the entire day.

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    Pericles

    Time is the wisest counselor of all.

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    Doug Larson

    For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.

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    Yevgeny Yevtushenko

    Time has a way of demonstrating that the most stubborn are the most intelligent.

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    Khalil Gibran

    Time has been transformed, and we have changed; it has advanced and set us in motion; it has unveiled its face, inspiring us with bewilderment and exhilaration.

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    Paul Valery

    The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.

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    Delmore Schwartz

    Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn.

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    Ambrose Bierce

    Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.

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    Daniel J. Boorstin

    Time makes heroes but dissolves celebrities.

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    C. S. Lewis

    The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is.

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    Michael LeBoeuf

    Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life.

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    Jonathan Carroll

    Both young children and old people have a lot of time on their hands. That's probably why they get along so well.

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    James L. Brooks

    I took some time out for life.

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    John Wooden

    If you don't have time to do it right, when will you have time to do it over?

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    Faith Baldwin

    Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.

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    William Faulkner

    Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.

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    John Turner

    My time is now.

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    Max Frisch

    Time does not change us. It just unfolds us.

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    Giordano Bruno

    Time is the father of truth, its mother is our mind.

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    Charles Caleb Colton

    Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.

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    Charles W. Chesnutt

    There's time enough, but none to spare.

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    Aeschylus

    Time brings all things to pass.

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    Dario Fo

    Know how to live the time that is given you.

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    Mark Helprin

    Well-timed silence is the most commanding expression.

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    Abraham Lincoln

    The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.

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    Henry David Thoreau

    Time is but the stream I go a-fishing in.

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    Tillie Olsen

    The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.

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    Thomas Huxley

    Time, whose tooth gnaws away everything else, is powerless against truth.

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    Friedrich Schiller

    Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine.

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    Thomas J. Watson

    Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.

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    Malcolm Forbes

    By the time we've made it, we've had it.

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    Mariel Hemingway

    Finding some quiet time in your life, I think, is hugely important.

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    John Wanamaker

    People who cannot find time for recreation are obliged sooner or later to find time for illness.

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    William Gibson

    Time moves in one direction, memory in another.

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    H. G. Wells

    I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.

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    Benjamin Franklin

    Time is money.

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    Tennessee Williams

    Time is the longest distance between two places.

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    Edmund Burke

    You can never plan the future by the past.

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    David Russell

    The present is a point just passed.

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    Golda Meir

    I must govern the clock, not be governed by it.

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    William Shakespeare

    We are time's subjects, and time bids be gone.

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    Thomas Hardy

    Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.

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    Tillie Olsen

    And when is there time to remember, to sift, to weigh, to estimate, to total?

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    Mason Cooley

    The time I kill is killing me.

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    Henry Austin Dobson

    Time goes, you say? Ah, no! alas, time stays, we go.

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    Adam Hochschild

    Work is hard. Distractions are plentiful. And time is short.

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    Carl Sandburg

    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.

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    William Penn

    Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.

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    Francois Rabelais

    It is my feeling that Time ripens all things; with Time all things are revealed; Time is the father of truth.

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    Aeschylus

    But time growing old teaches all things.

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    James M. Barrie

    You must have been warned against letting the golden hours slip by; but some of them are golden only because we let them slip by.

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