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Best Ever Time Management Quotes

These best ever time management quotes employ Optimal Thinking to maximize – not just improve – your time management. Optimal Thinking empowers all of us to make the most of the present moment, pursue the best ends by the best means, and gives us the best chance of achieving everything we want. Please share these quotes on social media if you believe they will help others. Feel free to visit our store to make time optimization your habit.

“The finite present moment is infinite.”

Rosalene Glickman, Ph.D.
Optimal Thinking Life and Executive Coach

“Time is the wisest counselor of all.”


“The past is history, the future is a mystery, and now is a gift. That’s why we call it the present.”

Eleanor Roosevelt

“Time is a physician which heals every grief.”


“I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present.”

W. Somerset Maugham

“He who knows most grieves most for wasted time.”


“Time is at once the most valuable and the most perishable of all our possessions.”

John Randolph

"The clock represents our commitments, appointments, schedules, goals and activities – what we do with and how we manage our time. The compass represents our vision, values, principles, mission, conscience, direction – what we feel is important and how we lead our lives. The struggle comes when we sense a gap between the clock and the compass – when what we do doesn’t contribute to what is most important in our lives.”

Stephen R. Covey

“Time has the same value in every culture, and offers us the same opportunity to make the most of it.”

Rosalene Glickman, Ph.D.
Optimal Thinking Life and Executive Coach

“Time is really the only capital any human being has, and the only thing he can’t afford to lose.”

Thomas Edison

“Those that make the best use of their time have none to spare.”

Thomas Fuller

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


“All the forces in the world are not so powerful as an idea whose time has come”

Victor Hugo

“Time is the fairest and toughest judge.”

Edgar Quinet

“When the time is right, you just got to do it.”

Jack Simplot

“We never shall have any more time than we have, and we have always had, all the time there is.”

Thomas Bennett

“The best thing to spend on your children is your time.”

Louise Hart

“Time is the most precious element of human existence.”

Dennis Waitely

“Success is simple. Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time.”

Arnold H. Glasgow

“Your greatest resource is your time.”

Brian Tracy

“Time heals all wounds, unless you pick at them.”

Shawn Alexander

“Whether it’s the best of times or the worst of times, it’s the only time we’ve got.”

Art Buchwald

“All you have and all you have ever had is the everpresent moment. Choose to be your best and make the most of it.”

Rosalene Glickman, Ph.D.

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