Quotes: punctuality

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  • Thomas C. Haliburton
    Thomas C. Haliburton
    Canadian jurist, writer 1796-1865
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    Punctuality is the soul of business.
  • William Hazlitt
    William Hazlitt
    English writer 1778-1830
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    Few things tend more to alienate friendship than a want of punctuality in our engagements. I have known the breach of a promise to dine or sup to break up more than one intimacy.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.
  • Charles Dickens
    Charles Dickens
    English writer 1812-1870
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    I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time...
  • Richard Cecil
    Richard Cecil
    British Evangelical Anglican priest 1748-1810
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    If I have made an appointment with you, I owe you punctuality, I have no right to throw away your time, if I do my own.
  • Don Marquis
    Don Marquis
    American writer 1878-1937
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    Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
  • Louis XVIII
    Louis XVIII
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    Punctuality is the politeness of kings.
  • Evelyn Waugh
    Evelyn Waugh
    British novelist 1903-1966
    Evelyn Waugh
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    Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.
  • John F. Boyes
    John F. Boyes
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    Strict punctuality is perhaps the cheapest virtue which can give force to an otherwise utterly insignificant character.
  • Oscar Wilde
    Oscar Wilde
    Irish writer 1854-1900
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    Punctuality is the thief of time. Wilde I never travel without my diary. One should always have Something sensational to read in the train.
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