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Hours Quotes

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

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If I had eight hours to chop down a tree,
I'd spend six hours sharpening my ax.
- Abraham Lincoln

If one advances confidently
in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live
the life which he has imagined,
he will meet with success
unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

I have learned, that if one advances confidently
in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live the life he has imagined,
he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

 

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams
and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined,
you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

All endeavor calls for the ability
to tramp the last mile,
shape the last plan, endure the last hours toil.
The fight to the finish spirit is the one...
characteristic we must posses
if we are to face the future as finishers.
- Henry David Thoreau

Anything that costs you more hours of effort or worry
than it brings you hours of enjoyment
is a candidate for downsizing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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When we lose one we love,
our bitterest tears are called forth
by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
- Maurice Maeterlinck

For disappearing acts, it's hard to beat what happens
to the eight hours supposedly left after eight of sleep and eight of work.
- Doug Larson

He who devotes sixteen hours a day to hard study may
become at sixty as wise as he thought himself at twenty.
- Mary Wilson Little

Airline travel is hours of boredom interrupted by moments of stark terror.
- Al Boliska

Remember, God provides the best camouflage several hours out of every 24.
- David M. Shoup

I want to have children, but my friends scare me.
One of my friends told me she was in labor for 36 hours.
I don't even want to do anything that feels good for 36 hours.
- Rita Rudner

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually
get to be boss and work twelve hours a day.
- Robert Frost

Thanksgiving dinners take eighteen hours to prepare.
They are consumed in twelve minutes.
Half-times take twelve minutes.
This is not coincidence.
- Erma Bombeck

Day, n. A period of twenty-four hours, mostly misspent.
- Ambrose Bierce

Meditation here may think down hours to moments.
Here the heart may give a useful lesson to the head
and learning wiser grow without his books.
- William Cowper

Within two hours of where I live, you have mountains and desert as location.
I like the natural elements that abstract into light,
texture, shape and shadow.
- Herb Ritts

I talked to Reagan for about six hours all told.
and Reagan was willing to go along with it.
He didn't look at his watch, and he didn't allow his
campaign aides to cut it off.
- Robert Scheer

I have seen one shrike occupy himself for hours in sticking up on thorns,
a number of small fishes that the fishermen had thrown on the shore.
The fishes dried up and decayed.
- John Bachman

If they're willing to stand at polls for countless hours in the rain,
as many did, then I should surely stand up for them
here in the halls of Congress.
- Stephanie Tubbs Jones

I trained 8 hours a day 7 seven days a week and I had 2 weeks off in a year.
- Julie Benz

The soldiers' last meal is generally served out about
five o'clock in the afternoon,
sometimes earlier; and a stretch of fourteen hours
intervenes between then and breakfast.
- Patrick MacGill

If you don't enjoy it, then putting in the long hours
is going to take their toll.
If you don't enjoy it, then putting in the long hours
is going to take their toll.
- Karrie Webb

It is a lot cheaper to spend eight hours in a rehearsal
hall than in a recording studio.
- Jim Messina

Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four
hours and too little on the last six thousand years.
- Will Durant

I'm in the studio 24 hours a day.
It's true that once you get a certain level of success,
you become a target.
Talk magazine should be ashamed of themselves.
- Puff Daddy

You guys are the best.
I'll see you in a couple of hours.
I haven't seen another human being in 13 hours and
I'm running out of bottles for my urine.
Later guys!
- Chris Kattan

A great department store, easily reached,
open at all hours, is more like a good museum of art
than any of the museums we have yet established.
- John Cotton Dana

It is not the hours we put in on the job,
it is what we put into the hours that counts.
- Sydney Madwed

A lion's work hours are only when he's hungry;
once he's satisfied,
the predator and prey live peacefully together.
- Chuck Jones

But quite honestly, personally, I was much more concerned -
I mean,
there's not much I can do about my appearance obviously
other than spending four hours in hair and makeup.
- Diane Kruger

Now my complaint is there are only 18 hours to work in a day.
- Heston Blumenthal

I had to go into a studio and compose and write and
press up 12 songs in 14 hours.
When you're recording a song from scratch it takes
you 14 hours to do just one song.
- Grandmaster Flash

A man must be master of his hours and days,
not their servant.
- William Frederick Book

Office hours are from 12 to 1 with an hour off for lunch.
- George S. Kaufman

It's a play where something went wrong,
'Cause it's five hours, twelve minutes long.
If you sit there, my friend, From beginning 'til end,
Then your bladder better be strong!
- Allan Sherman

Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.
- William Shakespeare

When you work you are a flute through whose heart the
whispering of the hours turns to music.
Which of you would be a reed, dumb and silent,
when all else sings together in unison?
- Khalil Gibran

I retired because I had a knee injury,
my cartilage was wearing out, it was painful and I
couldn't put in the four hours of practice each day that I needed to.
- Guy Forget

Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset,
two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes.
No reward is offered for they are gone forever.
- Horace Mann

I think I've become a much better singer and a much better player.
Years and years of playing a couple of hours every day will do that.
- Sarah McLachlan

The odd thing is, I don't consider what I do work,
because it's what I love.
But it is also an enormous amount of pressure,
and you have to work an enormous amount of hours.
- Maria Menounos

I made observations for three hours last night,
and am almost ill to-day from fatigue;
still I have worked all day,
trying to reduce the places, and mean to work hard again to-night.
- Maria Mitchell

The actual process of filmmaking, the many hours out of your life-
it is very slow and boring.
I'm not interested in that now unless an opportunity was provided for me.
- Rick Moranis

My heroes are the camera crew and the electricians.
They work such long hours.
- Adam Baldwin

Talk to a man about himself and he will listen for hours.
- Benjamin Disraeli

Tower Records is like a temple to me.
I'll stay there for hours.
Nobody can shop for records with me.
It drives them out of their minds.
- Billy Bob Thornton

And I'll never forget the first time I took the possibility
to project sound every day for six or seven hours with
special devices which were built for me.
- Karlheinz Stockhausen

And in that confirmation process, I sat for 17 hours
in front of a senate judiciary committee.
- Stephen Breyer

If I had my way, I would have sex, drugs,
and rock 'n' roll at least 4-6 hours a day.
So long as there are going to be things in the way of that,
we're going to have a revolution.
- Perry Farrell

I listen to jazz about three hours a day.
I love Louis Armstrong.
- Philip Levine

Skiing is better than sex actually, because for me
a good round of sex might be seven minutes.
Skiing you can do for seven hours.
- Spalding Gray

It's fun working on the set...
I usually work about 10 and a half hours a day,
and I also study about five of those hours.
It can be tiring, but it's fun!
- Mila Kunis

I like work; it fascinates me.
I can sit and look at it for hours.
- Jerome K. Jerome

I go into work and get my hair and makeup done,
go into wardrobe.
I have to do three hours of school a day.
- Alia Shawkat

People are generally amazed that I would take an interest
in any form that would require me to stop talking for three hours.
- Henry A. Kissinger

I think that, generally, you need to live with your sport 24 hours a day.
- Sergei Bubka

It's a staggering transition for high school students
that found they could study five hours a week and make As and Bs.
- John Gardner

On average, Australians watch more than three hours of television a day,
compared with 12 minutes a day spent by the average
couple talking to each other.
- Hugh Mackay

The beauty, the poetry of the fear in their eyes.
I didn't mind going to jail for, what,
five, six hours? It was absolutely worth it.
- Johnny Depp

I have got up at truly deplorable hours in the morning
to confront Vancouver's Jack Webster on television
because I have been told that is the place to get exposure for ideas.
- Barbara Amiel

I have a theory that the truth is never told during the nine-to-five hours.
- Hunter S. Thompson

A line will take us hours maybe; Yet if it does not seem a moment's thought,
our stitching and unstinting has been naught.
- William Butler Yeats

Work eight hours and sleep eight hours and make sure
that they are not the same hours.
- T. Boone Pickens

Oh, well, in Los Angeles everybody is an actor,
or a producer, or a writer, or a director,
or an agent, or...
So everybody understands the hours.
- Julie Benz

Two golden hours somewhere between sunrise and sunset.
Both are set with 60 diamond minutes.
No reward is offered.
They are gone forever.
- Horace Mann

It's a whole team of people working 24 hours around
the clock to make me look like this.
- Clay Aiken

You noticed from last night, we only did two from the 80s.
And our set's two hours long.
- Ann Wilson

I have wasted my hours.
- Leonardo da Vinci

After Nashville sushi and a long debate on Bob Dylan,
we went into Woodland Studios at 10 pm that night for a look around,
and jammed for 5 hours solid.
- Robyn Hitchcock


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