11 Quotes about Time

“I wish it need not have happened in my time,” said Frodo.
“So do I,” said Gandalf, “and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.” 
― J.R.R. Tolkien, The Fellowship of the Ring


“There comes a time when the world gets quiet and the only thing left is your own heart. So you’d better learn the sound of it. Otherwise you’ll never understand what it’s saying.” 
― Sarah Dessen, Just Listen

“Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.” 
― Anthony G. Oettinger

“It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens. But it is never gone.” 
― Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy

“Books have a unique way of stopping time in a particular moment and saying: Let’s not forget this.” 
― Dave Eggers


“Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.” 
― Mother Theresa

“Top 15 Things Money Can’t Buy
Time. Happiness. Inner Peace. Integrity. Love. Character. Manners. Health. Respect. Morals. Trust. Patience. Class. Common sense. Dignity.”
― Roy T. Bennett, The Light in the Heart

“They say I’m old-fashioned, and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast!” 
― Dr. Seuss


“Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.” 
― Cormac McCarthy, All the Pretty Horses

“It’s hard being left behind. (…) It’s hard to be the one who stays.” 
― Audrey Niffenegger, The Time Traveler’s Wife

“Time is a created thing. To say ‘I don’t have time,’ is like saying, ‘I don’t want to.” 
― Lao Tzutags: time1879 likesLike


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