Doug Coupland Quotes on time

If you don't have a spiritual practice in place when times are good, you can't expect to suddenly develop one during a moment of crisis... view

By: Doug Coupland

On TV people look at your hair and then they look at your skin, and then they look at your clothes, and by the time they're listening to what you're saying, you're off the screen... view

By: Doug Coupland

Handmade presents are scary because they reveal that you have too much free time... view

By: Doug Coupland

The modern economy isn't about the redistribution of wealth, it's about the redistribution of time... view

By: Doug Coupland

The time you feel lonely is the time you most need to be by yourself... view

By: Doug Coupland

There's much to be said for feeling numb. Time passes more quickly. You eat less, and because numbness encourages laziness, you do fewer things, good or bad, and the world's probably a better place for it... view

By: Doug Coupland

Too much free time is certainly a monkey's paw in disguise. Most people can't handle a structureless life... view

By: Doug Coupland

Only losers make decisions when things are bad. The time to rejig your life is the time when it's seemingly smooth... view

By: Doug Coupland

Sometimes failure isn't an opportunity in disguise, it's just you... view

By: Doug Coupland

Sometimes it feels as if everything in life is just something we haul into the grave... view

By: Doug Coupland

Sometimes the best lighting of all is a power failure... view

By: Doug Coupland

You can only fall in love six times in your life. Choose wisely... view

By: Doug Coupland