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Thomas C. Haliburton
Canadian jurist, writer 1796-1865+1
Punctuality is the soul of business.
English writer 1778-18300
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.
Irish writer 1854-19000
He was always late on principle, his principle being that punctuality is the thief of time.
English writer 1812-18700
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...
British Evangelical Anglican priest 1748-18100
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.
American writer 1878-19370
Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
Punctuality is the politeness of kings.
British novelist 1903-19660
Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.
Strict punctuality is perhaps the cheapest virtue which can give force to an otherwise utterly insignificant character.
Irish writer 1854-1900-2
Punctuality is the thief of time. Wilde I never travel without my diary. One should always have Something sensational to read in the train.