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Quotations About Time

The years like great black oxen tread the world And God, the herdsman, goads them on behind.
William Butler Yeats
The Countess Cathleen

The clock talked loud. I threw it away, it scared me what it talked.
Tillie Olsen
Tell Me a Riddle

Time upholds or overturns The many, tight, and small concerns.
Gwendolyn Brooks
"The Chicago Defender Sends a Man to Little Rock"

Grief thief of time crawls off....
Dylan Thomas
"Grief thief of time."

Time is the fire in which we burn.
Delmore Schwartz
"Calmly We Walk Through This April's Day," 1937

We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right.
Nelson Mandela

History is a guide to navigation in perilous times. History is who we are and why we are the way we are.
David C. McCullough

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

A good shepherd knows time like no other, and a good shepherd sleeps well, even while dreaming of wolves.
Steve Cash

There are two things that one must get used to or one will find life unendurable: the damages of time and injustices of men.
Nicolas Chamfort

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