Clock Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A. Daniel Goldsmith” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t forget to wind the clock before you go to bed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”A. Daniel Goldsmith” float=”none” width=”100%”]The best part of the day is over when the alarm clock goes off.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”A. Daniel Goldsmith” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock of life is wound but once, and no man has the power to tell just when the hands will stop at late or early hour.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”A. Daniel Goldsmith” float=”none” width=”100%”]The present only is your own. Live, love, toil with a will. Place no faith in tomorrow, for the clock may then be still.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”A. Daniel Goldsmith” float=”none” width=”100%”]You can’t turn back the clock, but you can wind it up again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Al Gore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Consider a clock thermostat, and set it so that you’re not using energy when you don’t need it, when you’re out of your house.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aleksandr Pushkin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock of doom had struck as fated; the poet, without a sound, let fall his pistol on the ground.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alice Morse Earle” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock is running. Make the most of today. Time waits for no man. Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That’s why it is called the present.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ambrose Bierce” float=”none” width=”100%”]CLOCK, n. A machine of great moral value to man, allaying his concern for the future by reminding him what a lot of time remains to him.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Anonymous” float=”none” width=”100%”]Tick. Tick. Tick. This is the sound of your life running out.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Apurva Gaglani” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you happen to break a wall-clock, realize that you have less time to live.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Apurva Gaglani” float=”none” width=”100%”]Observe the clock. It shows that time changes every second, yet the change repeats every 12 hours.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Apurva Gaglani” float=”none” width=”100%”]Those who work by the clock cannot think for themselves.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ben Folds” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock never stops, never stops, never waits. We’re growing old. It’s getting late.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Britney Spears” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock is tickin’ and we can’t stop (can’t stop, no) Open that soda pop, bop-a shu-bop shu-bop.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Augustin Sainte-Beuve” float=”none” width=”100%”]There are people whose clocks stop at a certain point in their lives.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Charles Lamb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Did I hear the church-clock a few minutes ago, I was asked, and I answered, I hardly did know, but I thought that I heard it strike three.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Christopher Morley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Night after night goes by: and clocks still chime and stars are changing pattrns in the dark.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Winfield” float=”none” width=”100%”]You have to be like a clock spring, wound but not loose at the same time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Levithan” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock always ticks. There are times you don’t hear it, and there are times that you do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”David Mitchell” float=”none” width=”100%”]Clocks in disagreement are worse than no clock at all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dean Koontz” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hands of every clock are shears, trimming us away scrap by scrap, and every time piece with a digital readout blinks us towards implosion.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Diana Gabaldon” float=”none” width=”100%”]Knowing what o’clock it is gives ye the illusion that ye have some control over your circumstances.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Don DeLillo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Digital clocks took the space out of time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”ECCO2K” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock don’t stop. Absorbs to the core. I wish I fall. I sink to the floor.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Elisabeth Rohm” float=”none” width=”100%”]You’ve got to clock the hours and pay your dues. Then eventually, people will come to you. You have to be patient and appreciative.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Emily Bronte” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock strikes off the hollow half-hours of all the life that is left to you, one by one.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Moniz” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock is ticking as nature attempts to absorb the increased greenhouse gas emissions.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]A clock is a modest piece of furniture that covers its face with its hands, and runs down its own works.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]An alarm clock is a device that wakes you up just in time to go back to sleep.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]An alarm clock is built with a mechanism to scare the daylights into you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]An office clock is rarely stolen, probably because everyone watches it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]In some homes the clock, like father, is always wrong.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]No matter how fast a clock may run, it always winds up at the same place.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Of all daylight-saving plans, the best by far is an alarm clock.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some men have alarm clocks; others have their wives elbows.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]Take a lesson from the clock; it passes the time by keeping its hands busy.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]The man who invented the alarm clock believed people slept too long or worked too little.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]The man who invented the alarm clock probably did more than anyone else to arouse the working classes.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]The only thing worse than hearing the alarm clock is not hearing it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]What this country needs is an alarm clock that can be set on Saturday night to ring Monday morning.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Evan Esar” float=”none” width=”100%”]When an alarm clock wakes a man up, it makes him feel not like the early bird, but like the worm.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fats Domino” float=”none” width=”100%”]Tick-tock, stop the clock. Time keeps moving on, soon my baby will be gone.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Francois Rabelais” float=”none” width=”100%”]No clock is more regular than the belly.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Fulton J Sheen” float=”none” width=”100%”]The mind is like a clock that is constantly running down and must be wound up daily with good thoughts.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Hal Borland” float=”none” width=”100%”]Time has its own dimensions, and neither the sun nor the clock can encompass them all.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Haruki Murakami” float=”none” width=”100%”]Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Igor Stravinsky” float=”none” width=”100%”]We can neither put back the clock nor slow down our forward speed, and as we are already flying pilotless, on instrument controls, it is even too late to ask where we are going.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Cash Penney” float=”none” width=”100%”]Clock watchers never seem to be having a good time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jay Griffiths” float=”none” width=”100%”]Clock measurement is not time itself. In fact, so opposed are they that one could argue the clock is not a synonym, but the opposite of time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joan Lindsay” float=”none” width=”100%”]Time – whether you are burning it up or falling in love or spreading it out thin in a dentist’s waiting room is a commodity that cannot be weighed out and measured by clocks.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Clare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Here I lie, a clock-o’-clay, waiting for the time o’ day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Nunn” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock is just as much a part of the game as the board and pieces, and losing because of time-trouble is no different to losing because of weak play – it’s still a zero on the score-sheet.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Wyndham” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock is the most scared thing in a hospital.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Bathanti” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock sweats out each minute of what meat is left to us.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joseph Howe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Hold–hold–good Clock, another quarter stay–for if I cannot raise, or beg or borrow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Julia McNair Wright” float=”none” width=”100%”]as all clocks need winding, so all human brains and bodies need to be wound up by sleeping.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Kamand Kojouri” float=”none” width=”100%”]Clocks were invented to warn us. Tick (time is passing). Tock (time has passed).[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Leonard Ravenhill” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ten million years will not put a strain on the clock of eternity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mary Lascelles” float=”none” width=”100%”]A story conducted by the time of a clock and calendars alone would be a story not of human beings but of mechanical toys.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Matshona Dhliwayo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Your clock cannot buy you more time, your bed cannot get you more sleep, your titles cannot acquire you more influence, your fame cannot gain you more honor, and your money cannot earn you more happiness.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nancy E Turner” float=”none” width=”100%”]A clock only turns one direction.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nikhil Parekh” float=”none” width=”100%”]I executed each of my task meticulously as the clock indefatigably ticked; harmoniously carrying out all my duties of the day without the slightest of circumspection or bewilderment.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Kagame” float=”none” width=”100%”]We cannot turn the clock back nor can we undo the harm caused, but we have the power to determine the future and to ensure that what happened never happens again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paul Schrader” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock is impotent; mechanical time does not affect those living in an eternal present.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Paulo Coelho” float=”none” width=”100%”]Even stopped clocks are right twice a day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter S Beagle” float=”none” width=”100%”]A Clock is not time; it’s numbers and springs. Pay it no mind.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Proverb” float=”none” width=”100%”]Even a broken clock is right twice a day.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Rabindranath Tagore” float=”none” width=”100%”]You say it is only twelve o’clock. Suppose it isn’t any later; can’t you ever think it is afternoon when it is only twelve o’clock?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ralph Ellison” float=”none” width=”100%”]The clock ticked with empty urgency, as though trying to catch up with the time. In the street a siren howled.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert Louis Stevenson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Quiet minds can’t be perplexed or frightened, but go on in fortune or misfortune at their own private pace, like a clock during a thunderstorm.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Robert W Service” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ah! the clock is always slow; it is later than you think.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ronnie Cornelisz” float=”none” width=”100%”]We progress a step farther, in each tick of the clock.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sam Levenson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Don’t watch the clock; do what it does. Keep going.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stephanie Mills” float=”none” width=”100%”]Time clocks rob the world of wild possibility. That’s what they’re for.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Steven R. Mamchak” float=”none” width=”100%”]The teacher had brought in an old clock for some of his students to work on in their spare time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Susan Glaspell” float=”none” width=”100%”]A clock is a little machine that shuts us out from the wonder of time.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Terence McKenna” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every click of the cosmic clock brings us closer to the process for which the planet called us into existence.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”The Isley Brothers” float=”none” width=”100%”]One, two, three o’clock, four o’clock rock, Five, six, seven o’clock, eight o’clock rock. Nine, ten, eleven o’clock, twelve o’clock rock, We’re gonna rock around the clock tonight.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thom Yorke” float=”none” width=”100%”]Time is running out for us But you just move the hands upon the clock You throw coins in the wishing well For us You just move your hands upon the wall.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Otway” float=”none” width=”100%”]Clocks will go as they are set, but man, irregular man, is never constant, never certain.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Victor Hugo” float=”none” width=”100%”]By putting forward the hands of the clock you shall not advance the hour.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Faulkner” float=”none” width=”100%”]Clocks slay time. Time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.[/wpsm_quote]