Quotes about time are some of my favorites, simply because I’ve learned as a firefighter how precious time is. Lost time isn’t something you can get back, and of course, it’s always best to use your time as wisely as possible.
When was the last time you looked at an hourglass. I find it quite motivating but most of all, I realize that if I had an hourglass running against my life, I would be behind. When I learned how to start building a home based business, I began to realize yet again how to get moving, how to value time, and how to use any spare time I had wisely.
This is why I wanted to share some beloved quotes about time, how we could use it better, how we as a human race have wasted it, and why we could all do a little better in how we use our time. Are you ready to learn something new?
Quotes About Time by Memorable Figures
Here are some of my favorite quotes about time, and how we could all stand to use it better.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them. -Mother Theresa
Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.-Marthe Troly-Curtin
I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo.
“So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us. -J.R.R. Tolkein
Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.-Anthony G. Oettinger
There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you’d better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you’ll never understand what it’s saying.- Sarah Dessen, from Just Listen
How did it get so late so soon?-Dr. Seuss
Time is the longest distance between two places.-Tennessee Williams
Quotes About Time and Looking to the Future
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.-Abraham Lincoln
Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present.-Roger Babson
Lost time is never found again.-Benjamin Franklin
The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is. -C.S.Lewis
The successful man is the one who had the chance and took it. -Roger Babson
It takes a person who is wide awake to make his dream come true.-Roger Babson
When we are flat on our backs there is no way to look but up. -Roger Babson
Keep in mind that neither success nor failure is ever final.-Roger Babson
There is never a time when it’s okay to waste time, nor is it okay to give up when you are able to use this time. I hope that these quotes about time were helpful, and that you’ll check back often for more great content!