Wasting Time Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old wasting time quotes, wasting time sayings, and wasting time proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

I feel like I'm wasting time if I repeat myself.     

Heath Ledger

If time be of all things the most precious, wasting time must be the greatest prodigality.     

Benjamin Franklin

There's no good way to waste your time. Wasting time is just wasting time.     

Helen Mirren

Half the time men think they are talking business, they are wasting time.     

E. W. Howe

Wasting time is something that people do or feel all over the world, not just in Italy.     

Paolo Sorrentino

When you spend time worrying, you're simply using your imagination to create things you don't want.     

Shannon L. Alder

To think too long about doing a thing often becomes its undoing.     

Eva Young

A year from now you will wish you had started today.     

Karen Lamb

I do not want to waste any time. And if you are not working on important things, you are wasting time.     

Dean Kamen

Any time you have an opportunity to make a difference in this world and you don't, then you are wasting your time on Earth.     

Roberto Clemente

If you are not doing what you love, you are wasting your time.     

Billy Joel

When one pays a visit it is for the purpose of wasting other people's time, not one's own.     

Oscar Wilde

When you kill time, remember that it has no resurrection.     

Aiden Wilson Tozer

Your time is way too valuable to be wasting on people that can't accept who you are.     

Turcois Ominek

The biggest mistake you can make in life is to waste your time.     

Jerry Bruckner

One of the very worst uses of time is to do something very well that need not to be done at all.     

Brian Tracy

Don't waste your time on revenge. Those who hurt you will eventually face their own karma.     

Matareva Pearl

If you're wasting your time or your attention, then start investing it wisely.     

Mitch Thrower

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.     

Charles Robert Darwin

Never make someone a priority when all you are to them is an option.     

Maya Angelou

Wasting Time Is Robbing Oneself.     

Estonian Proverb

Stop wanting someone who doesn't want you. You're just wasting your time.     


Wasting time with the wrong person is just time wasted.     

Greg Behrendt

The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.     

Bertrand Russell

It's bad enough wasting time without killing it.     

Norton Juster

Someone wasting your time is far worse than someone wasting your money.     

Mitch Thrower

No point in wasting time with false vanity when you possess the real thing.     

Alan Bradley

What fools call wasting time is most often the best investment.     

Nassim Nicholas Taleb

If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you'll never get it done.     

Bruce Lee

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.     

Tom Robbins