If you could travel back in time to the present moment, what would you do differently?
Let us endeavor so to live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
The proper function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them.
Many people take no care of their money till they come nearly to the end of it, and others do just the same with their time.
Every second is of infinite value.
Life is not long, and too much of it must not pass in idle deliberation how it shall be spent.
The value of moments, when cast up, is immense, if well employed; if thrown away, their loss is irrevocable.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.
There was George, throwing away in hideous sloth the inestimable gift of time; his valuable life, every second of which he would have to account for hereafter, passing away from him, unused…. sprawling there, sunk in soul-clogging oblivion.