75 Time Management Quotes That Will Buy You Extra Hours

Humankind is familiar with a lot of different types of treasures and luxuries in the world. Some of them are that you can touch and see and others are just in concept. Interestingly enough, the one that are in front of you in obvious ways are the most vulnerable to declining in value like the treasure of money or gemstones. Even if their value reaches the peak, it can still drop and be lost in the sand of time. But the real treasures that are mostly conceptual are the most dependable types of treasure whose value is never lost. One such treasure is time. And the one who has control over his time is the one who wins in life. So today we have brought the best Time Management Quotes and Sayings that will help you dig out that extra time to be on top of your game in life.

Successful people are not different, they just do things differently. Every one of us has 24 hours in the day, some of us find it difficult to find the time to do the basic stuff and some of us find the time to build an empire in the same time.

So to help you get the motivation to manage your time in a way that would help you get time to do everything that you desire, we have brought these inspirational Time Management Quotes and Sayings, read ahead:

Time Management Quotes

1. “Take rest; a field that has rested gives a beautiful crop.” – Ovid

Time Management Quotes

2. “Time is a great healer, but a poor beautician.” – Lucille S. Harper

3. “I am definitely going to take a course on time management… just as soon as I can work it into my schedule.” – Louis E. Boone

4. “You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.” – Charles Buxton

5. “Those who make the worst of their time most complain about its shortness.” – La Bruyere

Time Management Quote

6. “People hurry so they can get to places faster, where they’d rather not be, so they can have more time to do things they’d rather not be doing.” – Peter Turla

7. “If you want to have a high quality personal life, plan a high quality personal life.” – Peter Turla

8. “It’s not worth completing that which shouldn’t have been started in the first place.” – Peter Turla

9. “Time is the most valuable coin in your life. You and you alone will determine how that coin will be spent. Be careful that you do not let other people spend it for you.” – Carl Sandburg

10. “If you don’t write when you don’t have time for it, you won’t write when you do have time for it.” – Katerina Stoykova Klemer

Time Management Quotes

11.”The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” – Michael Altshuler

12. “Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.”
– Jim Rohn

13. “Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends.” – William Shakespeare

14. “Time is really the only capital that any human being has, and the only thing he cannot afford to lose.”
– Thomas Edison

15. “Time is a created thing. To say “I don’t have time” is to say “I don’t want to”.” – Lao Tzu

Time Management Quotes

16. “You may delay, but time will not.” – Benjamin Franklin

17. “The problem with procrastination is it’s been around since the beginning of time it seems.” – Stephen Richards

18. “The key is in not spending time, but in investing it.” – Stephen R. Covey

19. “Take care of the minutes and the hours will take care of themselves.” – Lord Chesterfield

20. “There is only now. And look! How rich we are in it.” – Vanna Bonta, Shades Of The World

Time Management Quotes by Vanna Bonta
Time Management Quotes by Vanna Bonta

21. “You can’t make up for lost time. You can only do better in the future.” – Ashley Ormon

22. “Boundary setting is really a huge part of time management.” – Jim Loehr

23. “Time stays long enough for those who use it.” – Leonardo Da Vinci

24. “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” – Abraham Lincoln

25. “Better three hours too soon, than one minute too late.” – William Shakespeare

Time Management Quotes

26. “Time is the wisest counselor of all. – Pericles

27. “Time is the school in which we learn, time is the fire in which we burn. – Delmore Schwartz

28. “Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely. – Rodin

29. “Time as he grows old teaches many lessons. – Aeschylus

30. “Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.” – William Penn

Time Management Quotes

31. “Time = life; therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life. – Alan Lakein

32. “No, my entire life is planned. It’s called time management. – Sean Haye

33. “I’ve learned time management, organization and I have priorities. – Tory Burch

34. “Time management is the mantra of my life. – Vir Das

35. “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” – Benjamin Franklin

Time Management Quotes by Benjamin Franklin

36. “Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.” – Winston Churchill

37. “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” – Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

38. “The key is in not spending time, but in investing it. – Stephen R. Covey

39. “Where your attention goes, your time goes.” – Idowu Koyenikan

40. “Time management is about life management.” – Idowu Koyenikan

Time Management Quotes

41. “Procrasdemon will steal the most valuable asset you have – time.” – Neeraj Agnihotri

42. “Stop sleeping, Get to work! You will have much time to sleep when you die.” – Michael Bassey Johnson

43. “Time is non-renewable.” – Neeraj Agnihotri

44. “Don’t interpret anything too much. This is time waster number 1.” – Dee Dee Artner

45. “I always say, don’t make plans, make options.” – Jennifer Aniston

Time Management Quotes

46. “Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now.” – Alan Lakein

47. “The surest way to be late is to have plenty of time.” – Leo Kennedy

48. “It’s not that we have little time, but more that we waste a good deal of it.” – Seneca

49. “You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.” – Charles Buxton

50. “The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” – Michael Altshuler

Time Management Quotes

51. “You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

52. “This is the key to time management – to see the value of every moment.” – Menachem Mendel Schneerson

53. “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four hours sharpening the axe.” – Abraham Lincoln

54. “Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.” – Theophrastus

55. “To choose time is to save time.” – Francis Bacon

Time Management Quotes

56. “The common man is not concerned about the passage of time, the man of talent is driven by it.” – Shoppenhauer

57. “We must use time as a tool, not as a couch.” – John F. Kennedy

58. “Until you value yourself, you will not value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.” – M. Scott Peck

59. “Your greatest asset is your earning ability. Your greatest resource is your time.” – Brian Stacy

60. “Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent, and not enough time on what is important.” – Stephen Covey

Time Management Quotes

61. “Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four-hour days.” – Zig Zaglar

62. “If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done.” – Bruce Lee

63. “You can’t make up for lost time. You can only do better in the future.” – Ashley Ormon

64. “The great dividing line between success and failure can be expressed in five words: “I did not have time.” – Franklin Field

65. “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” – Charles Darwin

Time Management Quotes

66. “Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.” – Laertius Diogenes

67. “You cannot kill time without injuring eternity.” – Henry David Thoreau

68. “Gaining time is gaining everything in love, trade and war.” – John Shebbeare

69. “Lost time is never found again.” – Proverb

70. “Money, I can only gain or lose. But time I can only lose. So, I must spend it carefully.” – Anonymous

Time Management Quotes

71. “He who know most grieves most for wasted time.” – Dante

72. “Until we can manage time, we can manage nothing else.” – Peter F. Drucker

73. “I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present.” – W. Somerset Maugham

74. “If you want to make good use of your time, you’ve got to know what’s most important and then give it all you’ve got.” – Lee Iacocca

Time Management Quotes

75. “He who lets time rule him will live the life of a slave.” – John Arthorne


The one who respects his time is respected by the world. You can brush up your knowledge on the best leaders and entrepreneurs in the world and the one thing that you will find in common for all of them is their ability to manage their time like a pro. So whatever it is that you desire to achieve in life, start with managing your time.

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Time Management Quotes That Will Buy You Extra Hours
Time Management Quotes That Will Buy You Extra Hours

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