Quotes by delay

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  • Publilius Syrus
    Publilius Syrus
    Syrian poet 1e century BC
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    All delay is helpful, but it does produce wisdom.
  • Ben Horowitz
    Ben Horowitz
    American businessman, investor, blogger, and author 1966-
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    As a company gets big, the information that informs decision-making gets massive. Depending upon the prism through which you view the business, your perspective will vary. If two people are in charge, this variance will cause conflict and delay.
  • Simone de Beauvoir
    Simone de Beauvoir
    French authoress and philosopher 1908-1986
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    Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.
  • Miguel de Cervantes
    Miguel de Cervantes
    Spanish writer 1547-1616
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    Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it.
  • John Ford
    John Ford
    American film director 1894-1973
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    Delay in vengeance delivers a heavier blow.
  • C. Northcote Parkinson
    C. Northcote Parkinson
    British naval historian and author 1909-1993
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    Delay is the deadliest form of denial.
  • Denis Waitley
    Denis Waitley
    American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-
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    Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
  • John Cage
    John Cage
    American composer and music 1912-1992
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    Food, one assumes, provides nourishment; but Americans eat it fully aware that small amounts of poison have been added to improve its appearance and delay its putrefaction.
  • Bobby McFerrin
    Bobby McFerrin
    American jazz vocalist 1950-
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    If I can delay that [pain] for a moment and bring a little joy... and help them to see things a little differently, then I'll be successful.
  • Alan Cohen
    Alan Cohen
    American businessman 1954-
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    If you act anxiously to hasten your results, you delay their arrival. Calm poise reveals the shortest route home.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    In delay there lies no plenty.
  • Ben Bernanke
    Ben Bernanke
    American economist 1953-
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    Many foreclosed homes are neglected or abandoned, as legal proceedings or other factors delay their resale. Deteriorating or vacant properties can, in turn, directly affect the quality of life in a neighborhood, for example, by leading to increases in vandalism or crime.
  • Aaron Burr
    Aaron Burr
    American politician and lawyer 1756-1836
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    Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow. Delay may give clearer light as to what is best to be done.
  • Archibald Alexander
    Archibald Alexander
    American Presbyterian theologian and professor 1772-1851
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    None can less afford to delay than the aged sinner. Now is the time. Now or never. You have, as it were, one foot already in the grave. Your opportunities will soon be over. Strive, then, I entreat you, to enter in at the strait gate.
  • Horace
    Horace
    Roman poet 65-8 BC
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    Tear thyself from delay.
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