Time Quotes

When a work appears to be ahead of its time, it is only the time that is behind the work.

Jean Maurice Eugne Clment Cocteau

These findings underscore the need to pass legislation in the US that makes electronics producers responsible for managing their products at disposal time and bans the exporting of e-waste to developing countries.

Ted Smith

There's always a period of curious fear between the first sweet-smelling breeze and the time when the rain comes cracking down

Don Delillo

Our most dangerous tendency is to expect too much of government, and at the same time do for it too little.

Warren Gamaliel Harding

The Afghan War has clearly reached a stage similar to that moment at your child's party where you realise you've forgotten to give the other parents a pick up time.

Jeremy Hardy

A round man cannot be expected to fit in a square hole right away. He must have time to modify his shape.

Samuel Langhorne Clemens

There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience. Source?

Anatole Broyard

Every time you cut programs, you take away a person who has a vested interest in high†taxes†and you put him on the tax rolls and make him a†taxpayer. A farmer on subsidies is part welfare bum, whereas a free-market farmer is a small businessman with a gun.

Grover Norquist

Once again, we come to the Holiday Season, a deeply religious time that each of us observes, in his own way, by going to the mall of his choice.

Dave Barry

A good holiday is one spent among people whose notions of time are vaguer than yours.

John B. Priestly

When I came to New York it was the first time I'd ever taken a plane, the first time I'd ever gotten a taxi-cab, the first time for everything. And I came here with 35 dollars in my pocket. It was the bravest thing I'd ever done.

Madonna Louise Ciccone

A man must be orthodox upon most things, or he will never even have time to preach his own heresy.

Gilbert Keith Chesterton

The printout doesn't lie, ... The printout shows how many times the weapon was discharged. And the last discharge of the Teaser corresponds very closely with the time he stopped breathing

Brian Spears

The vast concourse of people who had assembled to witness the triumphant arrival of the successful travellers was of the lowest orders of mechanics and artisans, among whom great distress and a dangerous spirit of discontent with the government at that time prevailed.

Fanny Kemble

Where does discontent start? You are warm enough, but you shiver. You are fed, yet hunger gnaws you. You have been loved, but your yearning wanders in new fields. And to prod all these there's time, the Bastard Time.

John Steinbeck

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