Quotation Explorer - 'Wasted'

Since graduating from HMS my greatest satisfaction has unequivocally been my family. My main disappointment is that I have wasted too much time in personal pursuits and been less of an influence for good than I might have been. - Norris B. Finlayson
Beauty is wasted on the self-absorbed. - Lorii Myers
Thank God I've wasted my youth already. I don't want to do that again. - Greg Deane
Get married early in the morning. That way, if it doesn't work out, you haven't wasted a whole day. - Mickey Rooney
Always get married early in the morning. That way, if it doesn't work out, you haven't wasted a whole day. - Mickey Rooney
Why waste time for a love partner, while you've already wasted a lot of time for your self. - D.DelaTorre
But thy strong Hours indignant work’d their wills,And beat me down and marr’d and wasted me,And tho’ they could not end me, left me maim’dTo dwell in presence of immortal youth,Immortal age beside immortal youth,And all I was, in ashes. - Tithonus - Alfred Tennyson
Ninja's understand that training time is never wasted time. - Anna M. Aquino
If I were you I'd put that away. See you're just wasted and thinking about the past again, darling you'll be okay. - Pierce the Veil
I didn't go to college at all, any college, and I'm not saying you wasted your time or money, but look at me, I'm a huge celebrity. - Ellen DeGeneres
A great difference between the womb and the tomb is the w and the t! We waist great and precious time as we journey from the womb to the tomb; in the end we shall remember the w and the t! Hmm! The wasted time! - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
Youth is wasted on the young. - George Bernard Shaw
Talk not of wasted affection, affection never was wasted, If it enrich not the heart of another, its waters returning Back to their springs, like the rain shall fill them full of refreshment; That which the fountain sends forth returns again to the fountain. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
the only way to find true happiness is to risk being completely cut open.. live wild dont be a normal person.. to become presence, means accepting the risk.. and be sure if u don't take risks u'll have a wasted soul.. - Marouane LAASSAFAR
Every talent you have is not wasted. It is there because of a reason and God will open that door when the right time comes along to use it. - Shannon L. Alder
A new week means new goals. New goals means new success. No goals mean no success and no success means a wasted week. - Onyi Anyado
You can have all the words in the world,but if not said rightly, those words are simply wasted potential. - Joel T. McGrath
Life is like a pencil, it can either be wasted; or, be used to create something beautiful. - Juan F. Cisneros Cisneros
A day without laughter is a day wasted. - Nicolas Chamfort
When you think about the wasted time, you waste your time again. - Steven Shaw
Without an opportunity, their abilities would have been wasted, and without their abilities, the opportunity would have arisen in vain. - Niccolò Machiavelli
All those windows, and not a cat in them. All that light to bask in, wasted. - Lissa Warren The Good Luck Cat
It’s too bad if a heart lacks fire,and is deprived of the light of a heart ablaze.The day on which you arewithout passionate loveis the most wasted day of your life. - Omar Khayyám
I would bear it for her if I could.People say that and hardly mean it. I, however, do mean it. But time given to wishing for what can't be is not only spent, but wasted, and for all that we waste we shall be accountable. - Penelope Fitzgerald
Not even a book on prosperity can prosper you, when what is expected of you is given, your time won't be wasted. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Time is often wasted by those who don't understand that time is worth more than money because when lost, money can be regained but time cannot. - Gugu Mona
It's not that I don't enjoy it, but it's kind of like a trip to Disneyland. You get so excited about a ride on the Matterhorn, and then when it's over, you realize you wasted all that time in line for a minute and a half upside down and the chance to throw up.
What is a life?" Scapegrace continued. "Is life merely living? Is it having a heartbeat? Or is life the effect you have on others? Is it the effect you have on the world around you? If so, what have I done with mine? How have I wasted it? - Derek Landy
Man is a mystery. It needs to be unravelled, and if you spend your whole life unravelling it, don't say that you've wasted time. I am studying that mystery because I want to be a human being. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Remember that wasted minute at the start of the day? Hard luck but you'll never find it again. - Cleveland W. Gibson
The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life. - Muhammad Ali
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is wasted. - Aesop
So many other planets & stars -- could all those stars set over barren planets, beauty wasted? Or, are sunsets witnessed throughout the universe? - David Self
I know half the money I spend on advertising is wasted. Now, if I only knew which half. - John Wanamaker
The man who views the world at fifty the same as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life. - Muhammad Ali
If pain doesn't lead to humility, you have wasted your suffering. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
People never forget two things, their first love and the money they wasted watching a bad movie. - Amit Kalantri
The chief beauty about timeis that you cannot waste it in advance.The next year, the next day, the next hour are lying ready for you,as perfect, as unspoiled,as if you had never wasted or misapplieda single moment in all your life.You can turn over a new leaf every hourif you choose. - Arnold Bennett
EVERY person and experience HAS contributed to who you have become today. NOTHING was wasted - Angie karan
Suffering is never wasted. Most often those who suffer the most will learn the most. - Debasish Mridha
The saddest of all tragedies - the wasted life - Aristotle
You must live everyday of your life or you have wasted that many days of your life ... - Adel Abouhana
I lost myself in finding you, nothing has made me feel so wasted ever. - Nigar Siddiqui
What amazes me is that most days feel useless. I don't seem to accomplish anything-just a few pages, most of which don't seem very good. Yet, when I put all those wasted days together, I somehow end up with a book of which I'm very proud. - Louis Sachar
Now we realize that time is our most valuable resource, and every minute we spend in one of these meetings just sitting there is time wasted. - Blake Ross
I wasted time, and now doth time waste me. - William Shakespeare
No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. - Aesop
The Enlightened one (Gnani Purush) never wastes his time in counting money; focus of the awareness of the self (upayog) is wasted in doing this. One's focused awareness (upayog) is where he has ‘interest’! - Dada Bhagwan
Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted. - John Lennon
The only time, time is wasted; is when it isn't wasted at all. - Jonathan Bingham
It is a useless life that is not consecrated to a great deal. It is like a stone wasted on the field without becoming a part of any edifice. - José P. Rizal
Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. - Nicolas Chamfort
You are given a life, a death. Understand both while living, and before dying. Or you'd have wasted a life, a death. - Fakeer Ishavardas
Regret for wasted time is more wasted time. - Mason Cooley
A joke explained is a joke wasted.
If only I could stand on a street corner with my hat in my hand, and get people to throw their wasted time into it! - Bernard Berenson
In God's economy, nothing is slag, nothing is wasted. Every relationship we build is a teacher, every experience we have is a coach. In every scar there is a lesson. In every memory there lives potential to make more. - Toni Sorenson
When people wish for harmony, I wish for chaos. I'd rather see imaginative means of self-destruction, than to see laziness and wasted potential. - Lionel Suggs
I'm rambling again. Wandering off the point. But this is the true story of my wasted life... - Mordecai Richler
Never waste time for someone who doesn’t bother to spend time with you, but with someone who will say, time is wasted if I’m not with you. - M. Ganesh Sai
Life to me is a beautiful gift from from AdoShem that should not be wasted but shared with others. Including amazing revelations that are meant to be seen and meant to be told for such a time as this! - Sipporah Joseph
Those who say truth is stranger than fiction have wasted their time on poorly written fiction. - Mark Twain
Creativity is the residue of time wasted. - Albert Einstein
Worries are wasted energies.You can have a joyful life when you let go of your worries. - Lailah Gifty Akita
A day without love and gratitude is a day without significance and wasted. - Debasish Mridha
Those who waste bread will be condemned to as many years in purgatory as the number of crumbs wasted and will have to pick those crumbs up, one by one, with their eyelids. - Paula Pettini
A great chunk of our lives is wasted on thoughts that bring nothing. We all think about something but, in the end, we only close the day thinking a lot and doing nothing but little. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
The moment you realize your eyes hurt not because of rubbing them, but because of the tears you wasted, on him. - Athena Kamalei
Only 8% of our worry will come to pass. 92% of our worry is wasted. DON'T PANIC - Mark Gorman
Wasting time over wasted time is just more wasted time... - Animesh Singh
precious laughing time is wasted, because I have to put up with Satan's stupid minions who smile without attempting to anger somebody else - leave us alone already. - A Gentlemen
Open your mind to new experiences, particularly to the study of other ­people. Nothing that happens to a writer however happy, however tragic is ever wasted. - P.D. James
Man Thinking must not be subdued by his instruments. Books are for the scholar's idle times. When he can read God directly, the hour is too precious to be wasted in other men's transcripts of their readings. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
An unhappy life is a wasted life. - Debasish Mridha
Human beings who leave behind them no great achievements, but only a series of small kindnesses, have not had wasted lives - Charlotte Gray
Half the money I spend on advertising is wasted; the trouble is I don't know which half. - John Wanamaker
Time invested in improving ourselves cuts down on time wasted in disapproving of others.
Positive thinking without any thought is wasted ... - Stephen Richards
Nor deem the irrevocable PastAs wholly wasted, wholly vain, If, rising on its wrecks, at lastTo something nobler we attain. - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
No tear, is a wasted tear, if it spills out for love, whether in good times or bad. - Anthony Liccione
The most wasted day of all is that during which we have not laughed.
Every day that we spent not improving our products was a wasted day. - Joel Spolsky
You live longer once you realise that any time spent being unhappy is wasted. - Ruth E. Renki
How to "change the world" in two words: S.T.A.R.T. N.O.W.1. START - Serve. Thank. Ask. Receive. Trust.2. NOW - No Opportunity Wasted - Richie Norton
Any time not spent on love is wasted. - Torquato Tasso
A mind set in its ways is wasted. Don't do it. - Eric Schmidt
POWER WITHOUT WISDOM IS WASTED ENERGY - KAMILAH WILLACY
Think about those who deserve your time and emotions. Because, valuable things should never be wasted and should be delivered with care to those who deserve it. - Rakesh Akuthota
The longer I live the more I see that I am never wrong about anything, and that all the pains I have so humbly taken to verify my notions have only wasted my time. - George Bernard Shaw
Fleeing from death is the shortest path to a wasted life.
The only thing worse than the fear of death is the fear of a wasted life.
You actually, waste time when you cry over wasted time. Time should be a guide that helps you focus. All you should worry about is ageing with unfinished business. - DaVyshka
But time given to wishing for what can't be is not only spent, but wasted, and for all that we waste we shall be accountable. - Penelope Fitzgerald
I wasted time, now time doth waste me. - William Shakespeare
Please DO waste art materials. Use paper. Empty paint jars. Deplete pens. if it's teaching you stuff, it's not being wasted. - Danny Gregory
Hate is a very strong, pure emotion to be wasted on people you don't care about. - Psyche Roxas-Mendoza
The young know how truly difficult and dreadful youth can be. Their youth is wasted on everyone else, that's the horror. The young have no authority, no respect. - Anne Rice
What you see is what you get. The island is imaginative enough. Creativity don’t need to be wasted on naming things. - Doug Cooper
We will make ourselves comfortable and sleep, and eat as much as we can stuff into our bellies, and drink and smoke so that hours are not wasted. Life is short. - Erich Maria Marque
The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time. - Bertrand Russell
The most wasted day of all is that in which we have not laughed.
If you are reading this then you have wasted another day of your life day dreaming, rather than planning the life God intended you to live. - Shannon L. Alder
Cheer up and dry your damp eyes,And tell me when it rains,And I'll blend up that rainbow above you & shoot it through your veins...'Cause your heart has a lack of color,And we should've known That we'd grow up sooner or later,'Cause we wasted all our free time alone. <3 - Owl City
Love is all wasted, till it is not tested. Love is all faded, if it is only tested. - Heenashree Khandelwal
The only time, time is wasted; is when it isn't wasted. - Jonathan Bingham
Time spent with a cat is never wasted. - Colette
Life's impermanence, I realized, is what makes every single day so precious. It's what shapes our time here. It's what makes it so important than not a single moment be wasted. - Wes Moore
Ignoring your intuition telling you this person is not for you will likely lead to more time wasted and more disappointments along the way. - Stephan Labossiere
I used to never get in a swimsuit. I used to feel so embarrassed about my skin and scars. I'm over that, it wasted too much of my time and I missed out on too much. - Stephanie Nielson
A very beautiful day without love, kindness, and gratitude is a very wasted day. - Debasish Mridha
The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life. - - Muhammad Ali
The meaning of life. The wasted years of life. The poor choices of life. God answers the mess of life with one word: 'grace. - Max Lucado
Holding a grudge hurts the one holding it more than the one it's held against... All that wasted time and energy... Let it go." L. R. W. Lee Andy Smithson: Blast of the Dragon's Fury - L.R.W. Lee
EPICURE, n. An opponent of Epicurus, an abstemious philosopher who, holding that pleasure should be the chief aim of man, wasted no time in gratification from the senses. - Ambrose Bierce
If you don't take risks, you'll have a wasted soul. - Drew Barrymore
The Sun would have wasted its life but for the evolution of life on earth. The one who gives should be grateful to the one who receives. - R.N. Prasher
Sometimes things happen in our lives that wake us up to the truth, about how short life is. It’s then we wonder why we spent so much wasted time looking too far into the future. - Ron Baratono
I had lots of good intentions but I wasted them on people who didn't deserve them... - Bellamkonda Avinash Babu
Time appears to be most wasted when someone seeks truth in lies - Munia Khan
I wasted time and now doth time waste me. - William Shakespeare
Ninja mom's understand that training time is never wasted time. - Anna M. Aquino
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