Time Quotes (1,000+ quotes)
Attributed. Also presented as a Proverb in books from the 19th century or attributed to Poincelot.
“The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.”
Long Walk to Freedom (1995). Actually Mandela used the words of Oliver Goldsmith: izquotes.com/quote/376045
“How did it get so late so soon? It's night before it's afternoon. December is here before it's June. My goodness how the time has flewn. How did it get so late so soon?”
Earliest reference found in a webpage updated in 1997: http://web.archive.org/web/19980122214055/http://www.iwaynet.net/~wstocks/fun/seuss.html
“Any time you have an opportunity to make a difference in this world and you don't, then you are wasting your time on Earth.”
As quoted in He just can't kick the baseball habit by Peter Leo, in The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (11 July 2006)