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Edward Young Quotes and Sayings

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Procrastination is the thief of time.
- Edward Young

Related topics: Wisdom Life Human-Nature Psychology

Virtue alone has majesty in death.
- Edward Young

All men think all men mortal, but themselves.
- Edward Young

Still seems it strange, that thou shouldst live forever? Is it less strange,
that thou shouldst live at all? This is a miracle;
and that no more.
- Edward Young

 

How blessings brighten as they take their flight.
- Edward Young

Truth never was indebted to a lie.
- Edward Young

The weak have remedies, the wise have joys;
superior wisdom is superior bliss.
- Edward Young

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The course of Nature is the art of God.
- Edward Young

None think the great unhappy, but the great.
- Edward Young

There is something about poetry beyond prose logic,
there is mystery in it, not to be explained but admired.
- Edward Young

The future...
seems to me no unified dream but a mince pie,
long in the baking, never quite done.
- Edward Young

Those who build beneath the stars build too low.
- Edward Young

The man that makes a character, makes foes.
- Edward Young

Much learning shows how little mortals know;
much wealth,
how little wordings enjoy.
- Edward Young

Be wise with speed; a fool at forty is a fool indeed.
- Edward Young

Tomorrow is a satire on today, And shows its weakness.
- Edward Young

Too low they build who build below the skies.
- Edward Young

Our birth is nothing but our death begun,
As tapers waste the moment they take fire.
- Edward Young

The purpose firm is equal to the deed.
- Edward Young

The clouds may drop down titles and estates,
and wealth may seek us, but wisdom must be sought.
- Edward Young

An angel's arm can't snatch me from the grave;
legions of angels can't confine me there.
- Edward Young

Some for renown, on scraps of learning dote,
And think they grow immortal as they quote.
- Edward Young

The maid that loves goes out to sea upon a shattered plank,
and puts her trust in miracles for safety.
- Edward Young

One to destroy, is murder by the law;
and gibbets keep the lifted hand in awe;
to murder thousands,
takes a specious name, 'War's glorious art',
and gives immortal fame.
- Edward Young

Revere thyself, and yet thyself despise.
- Edward Young

By all means use some time to be alone.
- Edward Young

Men may live fools, but fools they cannot die.
- Edward Young

They only babble who practise not reflection.
- Edward Young

Life is the desert, life the solitude,
death joins us to the great majority.
- Edward Young

A Christian is the highest style of man.
- Edward Young

The man that blushes is not quite a brute.
- Edward Young

A man of pleasure is a man of pains.
- Edward Young

Tomorrow is the day when idlers work,
and fools reform.
- Edward Young

A friend is worth all hazards we can run.
- Edward Young

Read nature; nature is a friend to truth.
- Edward Young

A God all mercy is a God unjust.
- Edward Young

Less base the fear of death than fear of life.
- Edward Young

Friendship's the wine of life: but friendship new...
is neither strong nor pure.
- Edward Young

Wise it is to comprehend the whole.
- Edward Young

Wishing of all employments is the worst.
- Edward Young

A soul without reflection, like a pile Without inhabitant,
to ruin runs.
- Edward Young

Wonder is involuntary praise.
- Edward Young

The house of laughter makes a house of woe.
- Edward Young

By night an atheist half believes in a God.
- Edward Young

Procrastination is like a credit card:
it's a lot of fun until you get the bill.
- Christopher Parker

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday.
- Don Marquis

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting off
until the day after tomorrow what should
have been done the day before yesterday.
- Napoleon Hill

Nothing separates the generations more than music.
By the time a child is eight or nine,
he has developed a passion for his own music that is
even stronger than his passions for procrastination and weird clothes.
- Bill Cosby

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until
the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
- Napoleon Hill

Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest
of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.
- Wayne Gretzky

Know the true value of time; snatch,
seize,
and enjoy every moment of it.
No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination:
never put off till to-morrow what you can do to-day.
- Lord Chesterfield

My evil genius Procrastination has whispered me to
tarry 'til a more convenient season.
- Mary Todd Lincoln

I'd be more frightened by not using whatever abilities I'd been given.
I'd be more frightened by procrastination and laziness.
- Denzel Washington

Procrastination is opportunity's assassin.
- Victor Kiam

If once a man indulges himself in murder,
very soon he comes to think little of robbing;
and from robbing he comes next to drinking and Sabbath-breaking,
and from that to incivility and procrastination.
- Thomas de Quincey

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal
with the intent of throwing it at someone else;
you are the one who gets burned.
- The Buddha

Anger is like a thorn in the heart.
- Yiddish Proverb

Time, like life itself, has no inherent meaning.
We give our own meaning to time as to life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates.
You never know what you're gonna get.
- the movie Forrest Gump

Minds are like parachutes.
They only function when they are open.
- James Dewar

Sing like no one's listening,
love like you've never been hurt,
dance like nobody's watching,
and live like its heaven on earth.
- Mark Twain

We have only this moment,
sparkling like a star in our hand -
and melting like a snowflake.
- Marie B. Ray

If I try to be like him, who will be like me?
- Yiddish proverb

A person without a sense of humor
is like a wagon without springs.
It's jolted by every pebble on the road.
- Henry Ward Beecher

Just stop it. Seriously.
Whatever it is. Just stop it.
If only for an hour, a day, a week.
Stop doing it long enough to get a glimpse
of what the change would actually look like.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Find your balance and stand with it.
Find your song and sing it out.
Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance.
Find the questions that only you know how to ask and
The answers that you are content to not know.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

People are like stained glass windows,
they sparkle and shine when the sun is out,
but when darkness sets in their true beauty
is revealed only if there is a light from within.
- Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time
like dew on the tip of a leaf.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Obstacles are like wild animals.
They are cowards but they will bluff you if they can.
If they see you are afraid of them...
they are liable to spring upon you;
but if you look them squarely in the eye,
they will slink out of sight.
- Orison Swett Marden

The hardest of all, is learning to be
a well of affection, and not a fountain,
to show them that we love them,
not when we feel like it, but when they do.
- Nan Fairbrother

Like a bird in flight, your life can soar
above the troubles of the world.
Breathe deep, choose, and break the shackles of your past.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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