Countdown Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”A.J. Darkholme” float=”none” width=”100%”]Your life is not a countdown to your death, but a stepping stone for the lives that will live after you. Squander today, and you will find yourself useless tomorrow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]Lost time Is never found again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Bill Gross” float=”none” width=”100%”]When does money run out of time? The countdown begins when investable assets pose too much risk for too little return; when lenders desert credit markets for other alternatives such as cash or real assets.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Casey Kasem” float=”none” width=”100%”]I love to keep busy. But I never forget it’s the countdown that made it all possible.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Donald Miller” float=”none” width=”100%”]Our lives have a countdown clock that we can’t see. Mine reminds me to only do work that matters. [/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”E.A. Bucchianeri” float=”none” width=”100%”]You staying home all alone on New Year’s Eve? Unthinkable. Take my advice … the countdown should be shared with someone, or it’s just another set of numbers passing you by.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Emily Giffin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The feeling I have reminds me of New Year’s Eve, when the countdown is coming and I’m not quite sure whether to grab my camera or just live in the moment. Usually I grab the camera and later regret it when the picture doesn’t turn out. Then I feel enormously let down and think to myself that the night would have been more fun if it didn’t mean quite so much, if I weren’t forced to analyze where I’ve been and where I’m going.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eurus Holmes” float=”none” width=”100%”]No, no, no. The countdown is for me. Withholding the precise deadline, I’m gonna apply the emotional pressure more evenly where possible. Please give me an explicit verbal indication of your anxiety levels. I can’t always read them from your behavior.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Funbi Fred-Addo” float=”none” width=”100%”]Every tick of the clock… is life counting down![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Guy Chambers” float=”none” width=”100%”]Countdown’s dawn / And we’ll sway along with the band / Just one more dance / May all your dreams come true / And it could be the time of your life / Everything’s gonna turn out alright / It’ll be okay, in every way makin’ it better / It’s New Year’s Day / New Year’s Day[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry Lawson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The night too quickly passes / And we are growing old, / So let us fill our glasses / And toast the Days of Gold; / When finds of wondrous treasure / Set all the South ablaze, / And you and I were faithful mates / All through the roaring days![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James Scheibli” float=”none” width=”100%”]While knowledge helps us understand how limited our time is, wisdom comes from embracing the finite. I encourage you to celebrate every birthday like a teen counting down the days to their inevitable independence. Celebrate like someone who just turned old enough to legally have a drink. Celebrate like somebody who gets to start collecting social security this year. Just celebrate. Life is too short, dammit![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Junot Diaz” float=”none” width=”100%”]We know story collections end when they end, as well – the pages serving as a countdown – but nevertheless the standard story anthology hews closer to what makes being human so hard: it reminds you with each story how quickly everything we are, everything we call our lives can change, can be upended, can disappear. Never to return.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lady Diana” float=”none” width=”100%”]I miss the old you / where did my lover go / did I lose you in the mist of our love growing into something beautiful / a lifetime of endless love and forgiveness / where did we go wrong / did we mistreat our hearts out of love / I miss you everyday / so close to me but millions of galaxies away / I’m counting down the days when we reconnect our souls and create an eternal bond together / till then I will miss the old you my lover[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lesbia Harford” float=”none” width=”100%”]I count the days until I see you, dear, / But the days only. / I dare not reckon up the nights and hours / I shall be lonely. / But when at last I meet you, dearest heart, / How can it cheer me? / Desire has power to turn me into stone, / When you come near me. / I give my heart the lie against my will, / Seem not to see you, / Glance aside quickly if I meet your eye, / Love you and flee you.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lindsey Buckingham” float=”none” width=”100%”]I’m waiting on the countdown / Sitting in the shade / Things about to turn around / How the madness fades / Oh, I’ve been waiting on the countdown / Things about to turn around / And now I’m out of the lost and found / Just waiting on the countdown / Time slips away / Oh, this feeling lingers / Right here I’m going to stay / I’ve been waiting on the countdown / Things about to turn around / And now I’m out of the lost and found / Just waiting on the countdown / So I’m sitting in the shade / Under the dreaming tree / Now the madness fades / Right here I’m going to be / Oh, I’ve been waiting on the countdown / Things about to turn around / And now I’m out of the lost and found / Just waiting on the countdown[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lisa Henry” float=”none” width=”100%”]Time was meaningless, except each moment was a countdown to the end.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Mark McKernan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Countdown, counting down for me / All roads are leading to your town / And it’s some place I’ve never been / Countdown, counting down for me / Please don’t seduce me with your smile / Because I’m only human / Countdown to you[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Nina Lesowitz” float=”none” width=”100%”]Live each day as if it were a gift. And, actually, it is.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ozzy Osbourne” float=”none” width=”100%”]Is the Armageddon / Finally here at last / You may see the mushroom / But you won’t hear the blast / Don’t need a self made prophet / Don’t need a holy war / Don’t need another D-day / To even up the score / I’m cursed with living on a goldmine / The doomsday clock was built by mankind / No place to run / Countdown’s begun[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Pittacus Lore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Twelve down, like a hundred thousand left to go.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Simon Armitage” float=”none” width=”100%”]Then the Chinese whisper of a countdown spreads across the crowd, first to be lit by a century’s morning, mad to say they were there and then when the moment came, wild for the starlight that passes for meaning.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Moore” float=”none” width=”100%”]Ne’er ask the hour — what is it to us / How Time deals out his treasures? / The golden moments lent us thus / Are not his coin, but Pleasure’s. / If counting them o’er could add to their blisses, / I’d number each glorious second: / But moments of joy are, like Lesbia’s kisses, / Too quick and sweet to be reckon’d. / Then fill the cup — what is it to us / How time his circle measures? / The fairy hours we call up thus / Obey no wand but Pleasure’s.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Yixing” float=”none” width=”100%”]30 years old isn’t my countdown but every day is the countdown of my life— forever is too short, there are too many things I want to do, I’m being too greedy again.[/wpsm_quote]