Time Quotes (12477)

Quotes and citations about time


We are talking now of summer evenings in Knoxville, Tennessee, in the time that I lived there so successfully disguised to myself as a child.

By : James Agee

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You must be in tune with the times and prepared to break with tradition.

By : James Agee

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The beginnings of my studies also came to me from my father, as well as from the Rabbinical Judge of our town. But they were preceded by three tutors under whom I studied, one after the other, from the time I was three and a half till I turned eight and a half.

By : Shmuel Y. Agnon

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My parent's divorce and hard times at school, all those things combined to mold me, to make me grow up quicker. And it gave me the drive to pursue my dreams that I wouldn't necessarily have had otherwise.

By : Christina Aguilera

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Our enemies can deal a blow to us any time they wish. They did not wait for permission to do this. They do not deal a blow with prior notice. They do not take action because they can't.

By : Mahmoud Ahmadinejad

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I thought about that the other day after I went to the grocery store and had to sign fifteen autographs before leaving. On one hand, it's just so flattering. On the other hand, sometimes it would be nice to get the bread and leave, you know?

By : Clay Aiken

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I sometimes think I might be autistic because I like to know - I need to know - my beginnings and my ends. I don't have to be in control of it, but I need to know what's going on.

By : Clay Aiken

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The greatest glory never comes from falling, but from rising each time you fall.

By : Clay Aiken

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The desire to economize time and mental effort in arithmetical computations, and to eliminate human liability to error is probably as old as the science of arithmetic itself.

By : Howard Aiken

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Sometimes you feel bad about yourself when there's no reason to.

By : Alvin Ailey

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We still spend more time chasing funds than we do in the studio in creative work.

By : Alvin Ailey

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I think if you want to become a great football player, professional, you must give all the time one hundred percent, you must work hard - to be lucky is a good thing - but if you work hard and you give everything you will have great success.

By : Greg Akcelrod

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Women have a way of contorting things sometimes. We all have our moods, ups and downs.

By : Malin Akerman

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It was a time when only the dead smiled, happy in their peace.

By : Anna Akhmatova

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We got to go to Lucas Ranch and, at that time, my brother was still living in a condo about a mile from Robin Williams, and so I made all of the other comics jealous because I got to get a ride home with him.

By : Carlos Alazraqui

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No, every album is something like a snapshot. It only shows one moment in time. It shows what we feel and think right at that point in time, nothing more and nothing less.

By : Damon Albarn

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Sometimes a person has to go a very long distance out of his way to come back a short distance correctly.

By : Edward Albee

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Remember one thing about democracy. We can have anything we want and at the same time, we always end up with exactly what we deserve.

By : Edward Albee

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Sometimes it's necessary to go a long distance out of the way in order to come back a short distance correctly.

By : Edward Albee

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I went to the Academy and studied with Stuck who was then a big man. But didn't interest me. I didn't know that before me there was Kandinsky and Klee who had also studied with Stuck. He had a good name at that time.

By : Josef Albers

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I count all the time on resonance. I call on this, you see.

By : Josef Albers

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As basic rules of a language must be practiced continually, and therefore are never fixed, so exercises toward distinct color effects never are done or over. New and different cases will be discovered time and again.

By : Josef Albers

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What's the most important thing in the world? It's love, and I look at that as an energy, not a sentiment.

By : Eddie Albert

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Let us begin by doing our best to do our best, every single time, no matter what, forever.

By : Edward Albert

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In times of life crisis, whether wild fires or smoldering stress, the first thing I do is go back to basics... am I eating right, am I getting enough sleep, am I getting some physical and mental exercise everyday.

By : Edward Albert

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Sometimes you have to be selfish to be selfless.

By : Edward Albert

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It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women.

By : Louisa May Alcott

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Women have been called queens for a long time, but the kingdom given them isn't worth ruling.

By : Louisa May Alcott

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It's really clear to me that you can't hang onto something longer than its time. Ideas lose certain freshness, ideas have a shelf life, and sometimes they have to be replaced by other ideas.

By : Alan Alda

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I'm most at home on the stage. I was carried onstage for the first time when I was six months old.

By : Alan Alda

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When does she do all this thinking? We're together all the time but she thinks deeply about things and with feeling and she can remember the facts. We've been married 48 years.

By : Alan Alda

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I think humans will reach Mars, and I would like to see it happen in my lifetime.

By : Buzz Aldrin

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The fact that a player is very short of time is, to my mind, as little to be considered an excuse as, for instance, the statement of the law-breaker that he was drunk at the time he committed the crime.

By : Alexander Alekhine

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Experience has taught me that you have to improve all the time-little bit by little bit-and not keeping starting everything from new.

By : Jean Alesi

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Am I calm all the time? That is a question to ask my mother. I am very happy in my home. I have a good family, that gives me something extra.

By : Jean Alesi

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I lived in England to learn English. When I went to England for the first time, it was like being on the Moon. I had no friends, I couldn't speak the language. I was very isolated.

By : Jean Alesi

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It wasn't all frustration. I've had a lot of good times with Ferrari as well.

By : Jean Alesi

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When I go back to France now I spend all the my time with press and sponsors. I do not have a lot of time to spend at home with my family.

By : Jean Alesi

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None can less afford to delay than the aged sinner. Now is the time. Now or never. You have, as it were, one foot already in the grave. Your opportunities will soon be over. Strive, then, I entreat you, to enter in at the strait gate.

By : Archibald Alexander

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You know, because of the lack of budget, we had to find neighborhoods where time had stopped - kind of stuck in the '50s. And no place had that better than Staten Island.

By : Jason Alexander

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