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Diplomats were invented simply to waste time.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Full many a flower is born to blush unseen, And waste its sweetness on the desert air.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I would rather be ashes than dust! I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than it should be stifled by dry-rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I cannot afford to waste my time making money.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Every day you waste is one you can never make up.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
He who asks of life nothing but the improvement of his own nature is less liable than anyone else to miss and waste life.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
You lived too long, we have supped full with heroes, they waste their deaths on us.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
How happy the lot of the mathematician! He is judged solely by his peers, and the standard is so high that no colleague or rival can ever win a reputation he does not deserve. No cashier writes a letter to the press complaining about the incomprehensibility of Modern Mathematics and comparing it unfavorably with the good old days when mathematicians were content to paper irregularly shaped rooms and fill bathtubs without closing the waste pipe.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Friends, both the imaginary ones you build for yourself out of phrases taken from a living writer, or real ones from college, and relatives, despite all the waste of ceremony and fakery and the fact that out of an hour of conversation you may have only five minutes in which the old entente reappears, are the only real means for foreign ideas to enter your brain.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Eternity -- waste of time.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Regret for time wasted can become a power for good in the time that remains, if we will only stop the waste and the idle, useless regretting.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
And thus they give the time, that Nature meant for peaceful sleep and meditative snores, to ceaseless din and mindless merriment and waste of shoes and floors.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Every day I live I am more convinced that the waste of life lies in the love we have not given, the powers we have not used, the selfish prudence that will risk nothing and which, shirking pain, misses happiness as well.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is no need to waste pity on young girls who are having their moments of disillusionment, for in another moment they will recover their illusion.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Books are but waste paper unless we spend in action the wisdom we get from thought -- asleep. When we are weary of the living, we may repair to the dead, who have nothing of peevishness, pride, or design in their conversation.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A man who dares to waste one hour of his life has not discovered the value of life.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The biggest waste of water in the country is when you spend half a pint and flush two gallons.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Waste is worse than loss. The time is coming when every person who lays claim to ability will keep the question of waste before him constantly. The scope of thrift is limitless.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is in these acts called trivialities that the seeds of joy are forever wasted, until men and women look round with haggard faces at the devastation their own waste has made, and say, the earth bears no harvest of sweetness -- calling their denial knowledge.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
She learned to say things with her eyes that others waste time putting into wordsMore [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The most successful career must show a waste of strength that might have removed mountains, and the most unsuccessful is not that of the man who is taken unprepared, but of him who has prepared and is never taken. On a tragedy of that kind our national morality is duly silent.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Men in earnest have no time to waste in patching fig leaves for the naked truth.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Willful waste brings woeful want.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
That which is won ill, will never wear well, for there is a curse attends it which will waste it. The same corrupt dispositions which incline men to sinful ways of getting, will incline them to the like sinful ways of spending.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The greatest waste in the world is the difference between what we are and what we could become.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Do not waste a minute -- not a second -- in trying to demonstrate to others the merits of your performance. If your work does not vindicate itself, you cannot vindicate it.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Such is the remorseless progression of human society, shedding lives and souls as it goes on its way. It is an ocean into which men sink who have been cast out by the law and consigned, with help most cruelly withheld, to moral death. The sea is the pitiless social darkness into which the penal system casts those it has condemned, an unfathomable waste of misery. The human soul, lost in those depths, may become a corpse. Who shall revive it?More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The worst thing about work in the house or home is that whatever you do is destroyed, laid waste or eaten within twenty four hours.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
History tells us more than we want to know about what is wrong with man, and we can hardly turn a page in the daily press without learning the specific time, place, and name of evil. But perhaps the most pervasive evil of all rarely appears in the news. This evil, the waste of human potential, is particularly painful to recognize for it strikes our parents and children, our friends and brothers, ourselves.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Realize that true happiness lies within you. Waste no time and effort searching for peace and contentment and joy in the world outside. Remember that there is no happiness in having or in getting, but only in giving. Reach out. Share. Smile. Hug. Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Humanity is the rich effluvium, it is the waste and the manure and the soil, and from it grows the tree of the arts.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The quality of your life is dependent upon the quality of the life of your cells. If the bloodstream is filled with waste products, the resulting environment does not promote a strong, vibrant, healthy cell life-nor a biochemistry capable of creating a balanced emotional life for an individual.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The bottom line is that (a) people are never perfect, but love can be, (b) that is the one and only way that the mediocre and vile can be transformed, and (c) doing that makes it that. We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Long ago the country bore the country-town and nourished it with her best blood. Now the giant city sucks the country dry, insatiably and incessantly demanding and devouring fresh streams of men, till it wearies and dies in the midst of an almost uninhabited waste of country.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
A wise man does not waste so good a commodity as lying for naught.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Vacant minds must have their uses, yet it seems a pity to waste first-class bodies on them.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
To dream of the person you would like to be is to waste the person you are.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn awayMore [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Time is waste of money.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The world is too much with us; late and soon, getting and spending, we lay waste our powers: Little we see in Nature that is ours.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I balanced all, brought all to mind, the years to come seemed waste of breath, a waste of breath the years behind, in balance with this life, this death.More [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Danny Ocean: Why waste those cute little tricks that the Army taught us just because it's sort of peaceful now.More [07/08/2005 12:07:00]
John Beckwith: Don't waste your time on girls with hats. They're all very prim and proper.
Jeremy Klein: Yeah? Well, little miss prim and proper just eye-fucked the shit out of me.More [08/03/2005 12:08:00]
John Beckwith: Don't waste your time on girls with hats. They tend to be very proper.
Jeremy Grey: Yeah? Well, the proper girl in the hat just eye-fucked the shit out of me.More [08/29/2005 12:08:00]
Doing a thing well is often a waste of time.More [09/03/2005 12:09:00]
Forrest Gump: DONE, DRILL SERGEANT!
Drill Sergeant: GUUUUUUMP! Why did you put that weapon together so quickly, Gump?
Forrest Gump: Because you told me to, Drill Sergeant?
Drill Sergeant: Outstanding, Gump! This is a new company record! If it weren't such a waste of a fine enlisted man I'd recommend you for OCS! You are gonna be a general someday, Gump!More [09/08/2005 12:09:00]
Swan: Why did you waste Cyrus?
Luther: No reason... I just like doing things like that!More [11/29/2005 12:11:00]
Speaker: Blast the weddings of the idle rich! I say it is a dis - disgrace that people what calls theirselves human beings should waste their substance, as Shakespeare says, in riotous weddings like this here as is being prepared by the Earl of Stokeshire and his blood-sucking parasites!
Heckler: He employs working men!
Another heckler: Yes!
Speaker: Working men? Footmen in plus-fours. And what work do they do? Scent his handkerchiefs and hand him his spittoon after dinner. Have you read your evening papers? Admirals, generals, judges, brought over from all over the world, and other parts - to do what? To rehearse a wedding!More [12/17/2005 12:12:00]
Dr. Cole Hendron, Astronomer at Cosmos Observatory: [Presumably he wrote this line on a banner hanging over the Space Ark camp] Waste everything except TIME. Time is your most valuable commodity.More [01/17/2006 12:01:00]
Martha: I hope that was an empty bottle, George! You can't afford to waste good liquor, not on YOUR salary!More [02/04/2006 12:02:00]
I don't understand the whole dating thing. I know right off the bat if I'm interested in someone, and I don't want them to waste their money on me and take me out to eat if I know I'm not interested in that person.More [03/22/2006 12:03:00]
Why would I cry over a boy? I would never waste my tears on a boy. Why waste your tears on someone who makes you cry?More [03/22/2006 12:03:00]
I went door to door, knocking, and I got lots of right-wing people-very hostile-who said,'Why should I bother to do that? It's time consuming. I can't waste my time.More [06/24/2006 12:06:00]
“I have never been in a natural place and felt that was a waste of time. I never have. And it's a relief. If I'm walking around a desert or whatever, every second is worthwhile.”More [07/10/2006 12:07:00]
“Men say they love independence in a woman, but they don't waste a second demolishing it brick by brick.”More [08/08/2006 12:08:00]
“Yes, I have breasts. So does 50% of the population. Do we really have to waste time talking about mine? I don't think so.”More [08/12/2006 12:08:00]

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