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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

Wise it is to comprehend the whole.
- Edward Young

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

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

 

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

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

Truth never was indebted to a lie.
- Edward Young

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Revere thyself, and yet thyself despise.
- 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

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

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

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

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

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

Wishing of all employments is the worst.
- Edward Young

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

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

They only babble who practise not reflection.
- Edward Young

Wonder is involuntary praise.
- Edward Young

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

Virtue alone has majesty in death.
- Edward Young

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

Don't Take Anything Personally.
Nothing others do is because of you.
- Miguel Angel Ruiz (don Miguel Ruiz)

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
- Helen Keller

Nothing in life is to be feared.
It is only to be understood.
- Marie Curie

I say NO to the demands of the world.
I say YES to the longings of my own heart.
There is nothing I ever need to have.
There is nothing I ever need to do.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't underestimate the value of Doing Nothing,
of just going along,
listening to all the things you can't hear,
and not bothering.
- A. A. Milne (Winnie-The-Pooh)

Believe nothing, no matter where you read it,
or who said it, no matter if I have said it,
unless it agrees with your own reason
and your own common sense.
- The Buddha

The only thing necessary for evil to triumph
is for enough good men to do nothing.
- Edmund Burke

Choose Inner Peace.
Nothing is worth losing your inner peace.
Take action as circumstances require,
but never surrender your inner peace.
Stop. Breathe deeply.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply again.
Then, and only then, take action -
from a peaceful heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nothing is more despicable than respect based on fear.
- Albert Camus

Where There is Love,
Nothing is Missing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If anyone is unhappy, remember that
his unhappiness is his own fault...
Nothing else is the cause of anxiety or loss of tranquility
except our own opinion.
- Epictetus

Nothing others do is because of you.
What others say and do is a projection of their own reality.
- don Miguel Ruiz

I was born on the prairies where the wind blew free
and there was nothing to break the light of the sun.
I was born where there were no enclosures.
- Geronimo

Regrets and resentments cause great suffering but fix nothing.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Nothing you do for a child is ever wasted.
- Garrison Keillor

Fully experience THIS moment -
breathe in, breathe out - nothing more.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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