Carpe Diem Quotes

I held a moment in my hand, brilliant as a star, fragile as a flower, a tiny sliver of one hour. I dripped it carelessly, Ah! I didn’t know, I held opportunity.
– Hazel Lee

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I think I don’t regret a single ‘excess’ of my responsive youth I only regret, in my chilled age, certain occasions and possibilities I didn’t embrace.
– Henry James

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The question for each man is not what he would do if he had the means, time, influence, and educational advantages, but what he will do with the things he has.
– Hamilton

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When we lose one we love, our bitterest tears are called forth by the memory of hours when we loved not enough.
– Maurice Maeterlinck

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I have spent my days stringing and unstringing my instrument, while the song I came to sing remains unsung.
– Tagore

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I would I could stand on a busy corner, hat in hand, and beg people to throw me all their wasted hours.
– Bernard Berenson

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Fear not that life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning.
– John Henry

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No! no arresting the vast wheel of time, That round and round still turns with onward might.
– Charles Cowden Clarke

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As you grow older, you’ll find the only things you regret are the things you didn’t do.
– Zachary Scott

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There are a million ways to lose a work day, but not even a single way to get one back.
– Tom DeMarco

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