To cement a new friendship, especially between foreigners or persons of a different social world, a spark with which both were secretly charged must fly from person to person, and cut across the accidents of place and time.
The rule for us all is perfectly simple. Do not waste time bothering whether you "love" your neighbor; act as if you did. As soon as we do this we find one of the great secrets. When you are behaving as if you loved someone, you will presently come to love him.
Friendship should be surrounded with ceremonies and respects, and not crushed into corners. Friendship requires more time than poor busy men can usually command.
The reason why we see that people of the greatest capacity are not rich, is either they despise wealth in comparison to something else, or, they are not content in getting an estate, unless they may do it in their own way, while at the same time enjoying all the pleasures and gratitude's of life.
He that hopes to look back hereafter with satisfaction upon past years must learn to know the present value of single minutes, and endeavour to let no particle of time fall useless to the ground.
I am not alone at all, I thought. I was never alone at all. And that, of course, is the message of Christmas. We are never alone. Not when the night is darkest, the wind coldest, the word seemingly most indifferent. For this is still the time God chooses.
In a minute there is time for decisions and revisions which a minute will reverse.
Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.
Love sees sharply, hatred sees even more sharp, but Jealousy sees the sharpest for it is love and hate at the same time
In books lies the soul of the whole past time.
Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.
Perhaps the very best question that you can memorize and repeat, over and over, is, ìwhat is the most valuable use of my time right now?
Questions focus our thinking. Ask empowering questions like: What's good about this? What's not perfect about it yet? What am I going to do next time? How can I do this and have fun doing it?
A fresh mind keeps the body fresh.
Take in the ideas of the day, drain off those of yesterday.
As to the morrow, time enough to consider it when it becomes today.
In wisdom gathered over time I have found that every experience
is a form of exploration.
Time goes by so fast, people go in and out of your life. You must never miss the opportunity to tell these people how much they mean to you.
In time of test, family is best.
To arrive at a just estimate of a renowned man's character one must judge it by the standards of his time, not ours.
In the long run the pessimist may be proved right, but the optimist has a better time on the trip.
We don't have an eternity to realize our dreams, only the time we are here.
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.
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
There is one kind of robber whom the law does not strike at, and who steals what is most precious to men: time.
Time is a dressmaker specializing in alterations.
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.