51 Powerful & Motivational Don’t Waste My Time Quotes

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We’ve all heard it before. “Don’t waste my time.” It’s a phrase that is often used when someone is feeling impatient or annoyed. And while the phrase may be used commonly, that doesn’t make it any less true.

We only have so much time in this life, and we should make sure to use it wisely. With that in mind, here are some quotes about this powerful phrase. Enjoy!

Don’t Waste My Time Quotes List

This phrase can be used in a lot of different ways, but it always means the same thing: you need to respect my time and do what you say you’re going to do.

Here are 51 don’t waste my time quotes. Use them as inspiration to help you live your life more intentionally.

“I’m not going to waste my time on something that’s pointless.”- Drew Barrymore
“I don’t want to waste anybody’s time, including my own.”- Matthew McConaughey
“When you love what you do, you don’t have to work another day in your life.” – Warren Buffet
“These days, people know the price of everything and the value of nothing.” – Oscar Wilde
“No one has a right to consume time unless he has first produced it.” – Henry Ford
“Time is more valuable than money. You can get more money, but you cannot get more time.” – Jim Rohn
“You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.”- Charles Buxton
“The key is in not spending time, but in investing it.” – Stephen R. Covey
“I don’t have time to worry about who doesn’t like me. I’m too busy loving the people who love me.” ― Unknown
“Time is a created thing. To say ‘I don’t have time,’ is like saying, ‘I don’t want to.’” ― Lao Tzu
“You will find that you have less time than you think.” –) Eknath Easwaran
“Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can buy planners and calendars to organize their time, but they still have only 24 hours in which to accomplish everything they want to do.” –) Zig Ziglar
“Punctuality is the thief of time!” –) Oscar Wilde
14.”Until we value ourselves, we won’t value our time. Until we value our time, we will not do anything with it.” — Mignon McLaughlin
“The greatest threat to our planet is the belief that someone else will save it.” – Robert Swan
“There is never enough time to do everything, but there is always enough time to do the most important thing.” – Brian Tracy
“You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage – pleasantly, smilingly, non apologetically – to say NO to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger YES burning inside.” – Stephen Covey
“If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.” – Bruce Lee
“Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.” – Marcus Aurelius
“Time is what we want most, but…what we use worst.” – William Penn
“Lost time is never found again.” – Benjamin Franklin
“Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.” – William Penn
“If you want to make good use of your time, you’ve got to know what’s most important and then give it all you’ve got.” – Lee Iacocca
“Most people don’t realize that every moment of their lives they’re making choices. They’re either choosing to do something or not do something.”- Unknown
“Time = Life, Therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life.” -Alan Lakein
“You may delay, but time will not.” -Benjamin Franklin
“Lose an hour in the morning, and you will be all day looking for it.” -Richard Whately
“It’s About Time! I Fogot Where I Put It!” -Unknown
“For yesterday’s emotions, today’s worries, and tomorrow’s troubles are caused by today’s decisions.” -Unknown
“The big difference between men and women is women know how to waste time, and men know how to waste money.” – Unknown
All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us.-JRR Tolkien”
“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” – Michael Altshuler
“There is no such thing as spare time. There is no such thing as free time. There is only time. You have to choose what to do with it.” – Richard vs Bach
“Time is the wisest counselor of all.” -Pericles
“What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.” -Saint Augustine
“There is more to life than increasing its speed.” -Mahatma Gandhi
“He who does not know how to live must make use of time better than he knows how to do nothing else but expand and prepare for death with all his energy and thoughts.” -Friedrich Nietzsche
“One day’ you say. Why not today?” -Epictetus
“Time is the coin of your life. It is the only coin you have, and only you can determine how it will be spent.” – Carl Sandburg
“Time management is an oxymoron. Time is beyond our control, and the clock keeps ticking regardless of how we lead our lives.” – George Carlin
“Don’t forget, time always wins in the end.” – Unknown
“Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.” – Henry Van Dyke
“How many times do I have to tell you? Stop wasting my time!” – Unknown
“If you don’t want to work, you have to work to earn enough money so that you can buy things so that you don’t have to work.” – George Carlin
“The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” – Bertrand Russell
“I’m not against half-measures, but what I really want is a quarter-measure.” – Tom Stoppard
“Procrastination is like masturbation; it feels good at first but in the end, you just feel dirty and alone.” – Unknown
“Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.” – Pablo Picasso
“Time is a scarce resource and should be used wisely.” – Zig Ziglar
“You must have long-range goals to keep you from being frustrated by short-range failures.” – Charles C. Noble
“Time is at once the most valuable and most perishable of all our possessions.” -John Randolph
“A wise person does at once, what a fool does finally.” -Baltasar Gracian

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