Delay Quotes

[wpsm_quote author=”Aaron Burr” float=”none” width=”100%”]Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow. Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Aeschylus” float=”none” width=”100%”]There is no avoidance in delay.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Alan Cohen” float=”none” width=”100%”]If you act anxiously to hasten your results, you delay their arrival. Calm poise reveals the shortest route home.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Austin O’Malley” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is a bitter tonic, but it increases appetite.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Benjamin Franklin” float=”none” width=”100%”]You made delay, but time will not, and lost time is never found again.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Brian Tracy” float=”none” width=”100%”]The ability to discipline yourself to delay gratification in the short term in order to enjoy greater rewards in the long term, is the indispensable prerequisite for success.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”C. Northcote Parkinson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is the deadliest form of denial.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”C. Northcote Parkinson” float=”none” width=”100%”]If there is a way to delay an important decision, the good bureaucracy, public or private, will find it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Dave Ramsey” float=”none” width=”100%”]Being willing to delay pleasure for a greater result is a sign of maturity.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”E. B. White” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is natural to a writer. He is like a surfer-he bides his time, waits for the perfect wave on which to ride in. Delay is instinctive with him. He waits for the surge (of emotion? of strength? of courage?) that will carry him along.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Eliot Spitzer” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is the enemy of progress.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Epicurus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Let no one delay the study of philosophy while young nor weary of it when old.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ernest Agyemang Yeboah” float=”none” width=”100%”]Relent not in thy effort to do, when you have to do; for in delay lies mediocrity and in giving up lies perishing; but when the grounds are not ready for landing, hover purposefully.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Greg Gutfeld” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delayed gratification is the one thing we ignore these days. And if you delay it, it becomes more pleasurable later in life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Henry B. Eyring” float=”none” width=”100%”]The scriptures make the danger of delay clear. It is that we may discover that we have run out of time. The God who gives us each day as a treasure will require an accounting.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Horace Walpole” float=”none” width=”100%”]A tragedy can never suffer by delay: a comedy may, because the allusions or the manners represented in it maybe temporary.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Israelmore Ayivor” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is not a help-mate. The cemetary is full of people who thought they could DO IT tomorrow. Do It Now![/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”James E. Faust” float=”none” width=”100%”]Some of our important choices have a time line. If we delay a decision, the opportunity is gone forever. Sometimes our doubts keep us from making a choice that involves change. Thus an opportunity may be missed.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Jean De La Bruyere” float=”none” width=”100%”]To delay is injustice.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Joe Vitale” float=”none” width=”100%”]The universe likes speed. Don’t delay. Don’t second guess. Don’t doubt. When the opportunity is there, when the impulse is there, when the intuitive nudge from within is there, act. That’s your job. That’s all you have to do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Johann Wolfgang von Goethe” float=”none” width=”100%”]Each indecision brings its own delays and days are lost lamenting over lost days… What you can do or think you can do, begin it. For boldness has magic, power, and genius in it.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Dryden” float=”none” width=”100%”]All delays are dangerous in war.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”John Ford” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay in vengeance gives a heavier blow.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ken Keyes Jr.” float=”none” width=”100%”]Life goes by rapidly. Don’t delay. Don’t put it off. Don’t wait until you have some spare time. Don’t wait until the time’s ‘right’.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lawrence O’Donnell” float=”none” width=”100%”]The longer incompetent people delay in doing what they`re doing, we`re always better off whenever incompetent people are delaying what they`re going to do.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Les Brown” float=”none” width=”100%”]When it comes to success, it will come when it comes. A delay does not mean a denial.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Lucan” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is ever fatal to those who are prepared.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Miguel de Cervantes” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay always heeds danger.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Peter Blair Henry” float=”none” width=”100%”]Just as an individual’s ability to delay gratification at a young age is a powerful predictor of future academic and professional achievement, discipline is also central to the long-run economic health of nations.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is hateful, but it gives wisdom.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Publilius Syrus” float=”none” width=”100%”]That delay is our surest protection which enables us to deliberate on the merits of our intentions[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Richard Baxter” float=”none” width=”100%”]The longer you delay, the more your sin gets strength and rooting. If you cannot bend a twig, how will you be able to bend it when it is a tree?[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Ron Kaufman” float=”none” width=”100%”]In a service situation, each delay can mean many unsatisfied customers, each one telling many more.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Samuel Johnson” float=”none” width=”100%”]The hour of reformation is always delayed; every delay gives vice another opportunity of fortifying itself by habit.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Seneca” float=”none” width=”100%”]The greatest remedy for anger is delay.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Sri Sri Ravi Shankar” float=”none” width=”100%”]You should not delay the good things in life. Just do them. Whenever you get a chance to do spiritual practice or seva, don’t miss it. Those are the real precious moments of your life.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Stuart Bowen” float=”none” width=”100%”]One day’s delay is another day’s lack of progress.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Thomas Jefferson” float=”none” width=”100%”]Delay is preferable to error.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tryon Edwards” float=”none” width=”100%”]Where duty is plain, delay is both foolish and hazardous where it is not, delay may provide both wisdom and safety.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Tyron Woodley” float=”none” width=”100%”]You can delay but you can’t deny.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Vernon Howard” float=”none” width=”100%”]You must dare to disassociate yourself from those who would delay your journey… Leave, depart, if not physically, then mentally. Go your own way, quietly, undramatically, and venture toward Trueness at last.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”Walter Benjamin” float=”none” width=”100%”]The more circumspectly you delay writing down an idea, the more maturely developed it will be on surrendering itself.[/wpsm_quote]
[wpsm_quote author=”William Shakespeare” float=”none” width=”100%”]Defer no time, delays have dangerous ends.[/wpsm_quote]