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Thousands of candles can be lit from a single candle,
and the life of the candle will not be shortened.
Happiness never decreases by being shared.
- The Buddha

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Our lives are universally shortened by our ignorance.
- Herbert Spencer

One of the fellows called me 'Cyclone' but finally
shortened it to 'Cy' and its been that ever since.
- Cy Young

The ship was masted according to the proportion of the navy;
but on my application the masts were shortened,
as I thought them too much for her, considering the nature of the voyage.
- William Bligh


 

Talent is nothing but a prolonged period of attention
and a shortened period of mental assimilation.
- Konstantin Stanislavisky

Kennedy did not have to run the risk of having his
ideas and his words shortened and adulterated by a correspondent.
This was the television era, not only in campaigning,
but in holding the presidency.
- Hugh Sidey

We then took a shortened version of what we'd been doing in the pubs,
with the best gags and things like that,
out to cabaret clubs and things in the north of England for six weeks.
And we became a big success.
- Neil Innes

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- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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I don't believe medical discoveries are doing much to advance human life.
As fast as we create ways to extend it we are inventing ways to shorten it.
- Christiaan Barnard

A sailing ship is no democracy; you don't caucus a
crew as to where you'll go anymore than you inquire
when they'd like to shorten sail.
- Sterling Hayden

But I was also a big mouth, I started to develop a
troubled relationship with Harry Shorten.
- Gil Kane

If we carry on filling up the calendar,
we keep on pushing the athlete, we shorten the athletes longevity.
The risk is to shorten a career that could have lasted
10 years because the athlete is burnt out.
- Alberto Juantorena

In approaching our subject it will be best,
without attempting to shorten the path by referring
to famous theories of the drama,
to start directly from the facts, and to collect from
them gradually an idea of Shakespearean Tragedy.
- Andrew Coyle Bradley

It is the work of fancy to enlarge, but of judgment to shorten and contract;
and therefore this must be as far above the other as
judgment is a greater and nobler faculty than fancy or imagination.
- Robert South

To make pleasures pleasant shortens them.
- Charles Buxton

Nothing shortens a journey so pleasantly as an account
of misfortunes at which the hearer is permitted to laugh.
- Quentin Crisp

You'll find as you grow older that you weren't born
such a great while ago after all.
The time shortens up.
- William Dean Howells

A good system shortens the road to the goal.
- Orison Swett Marden

Time is shortening.
But every day that I challenge this cancer and survive is a victory for me.
- Ingrid Bergman

Although it hath pleased God to hasten my death by you,
by whom my life should rather have been lengthened,
yet can I patiently take it, that I yield God more
hearty thanks for shortening my woeful days.
- Jane Grey

Second issue is the rapidly accelerating increase in
the number of vulnerabilities that get discovered every day.
And, equally importantly, is the shortening of time
between the discovery of the vulnerability and the release of an exploit.
- John W. Thompson

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nature does not hurry, yet everything is accomplished.
- Lao Tzu

No good comes from hurrying.
- Yiddish Proverb

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
- Dion Boucicault

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

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

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

By the time we've made it, we've had it.
- Malcolm Forbes

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

I want to go ahead of Father Time with a scythe of my own.
- H. G. Wells

Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use.
- Thomas J. Watson

Time moves in one direction, memory in another.
- William Gibson

Time goes, you say? Ah, no!
alas, time stays, we go.
- Henry Austin Dobson

Take time to play!
Ask for what you want.
Laugh.
Live loudly.
Be avid.
Learn a new thing.
Be Yourself!
- Mary Anne Radmacher

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

A time for work, a time for play -
balance in all things.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

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.
- William Faulkner

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

Footprints in the sands of time...
Where have you been?
Where are you going?
Why are you going there?
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

But time growing old teaches all things.
- Aeschylus

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

My time is now.
- John Turner

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

I took some time out for life.
- James L. Brooks

When in doubt, take more time.
- John Zimmerman

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

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.
- Carl Sandburg

A big part of letting go is recognizing
when it is time to stay in a situation
and when it is time to move on.
- Darren L. Johnson

Who forces time is pushed back by time;
who yields to time finds time on his side.
- The Talmud

Time does not change us.
It just unfolds us.
- Max Frisch

Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time
like dew on the tip of a leaf.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Our Lord has written the promise of the resurrection,
not in books alone, but in every leaf in spring-time.
- Martin Luther

Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.
- William Penn

The bad news is time flies.
The good news is you're the pilot.
- Michael Althsuler

Time is the wisest counsellor of all.
- Pericles

Once you have mastered time,
you will understand how true it is that
most people overestimate what
they can accomplish in a year -
and underestimate what
they can achieve in a decade!
- Tony Robbins

One does not discover new lands without consenting
to lose sight of the shore for a very long time.
- Andre Gide

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

Know how to live the time that is given you.
- Dario Fo

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

Work is hard.
Distractions are plentiful.
And time is short.
- Adam Hochschild

The finest workers in stone are not copper or steel tools,
but the gentle touches of air and water
working at their leisure with a liberal allowance of time.
- Henry David Thoreau

You will never find time for anything.
If you want time you must make it.
- Charles Buxton

Find a time and place of solitude.
Look into the distance, and into the future.
Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build -
and begin to build that tomorrow, today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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.
- Saint Augustine

Do you feel stuck?
Whether in a project, a job, a relationship,
or some other situation,
there is a time for perseverance,
and a time for letting go and moving on.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Time brings all things to pass.
- Aeschylus

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

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

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


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