Procrastination Quotes - Page 2

Be wise today; ’tis madness to defer. Next day the fatal precedent will plead; thus on, til wisdom is pushed our of life.
– Edward Young

In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing to do. The worst thing you can do is nothing.
– Theodore Roosevelt

Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on success and happiness is heavy.
– Wayne Dyer

Live, drink be, merry, love the reeling midnight through, For tomorrow ye may die, but alas we never do.
– Dorothy Parker

Speech is conveniently located midway between thought and action, where it often substitutes for both.
– John Andrew Holmes

Anyone can do any amount of work, provided it isn’t the work he is supposed to be doing at that moment.
– Robert Benchley

Don’t wait for someone to take you under their wing. Find a good wing and climb up underneath it.
– Frank C. Bucaro

Procrastination can lead to undue stress! Do it, finish it, and have less stress in your life!
– Catherine Pulsifer

Putting off an easy thing makes it hard. Putting off a hard thing makes it impossible.
– George Claude Lorimer

Don’t wait for extraordinary circumstance to do good; try to use ordinary situations.
– Charles Richter

It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in.
– Earl Chesterfield

My evil genius Procrastination has whispered me to tarry ’til a more convenient season.
– Mary Todd Lincoln

Work is the greatest thing in the world, so we should always save some of it for tomorrow.
– Don Herold

Every duty which is bidden to wait returns with seven fresh duties at its back.
– Charles Kingsley

Even if you’re on the right track – you’ll get run over if you just sit there.
– Will Rogers

If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it.
– Olin Miller

Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task.
– William James

Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday and avoiding today.
– Wayne Dyer

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do the day after tomorrow.
– Mark Twain

I like work: it fascinates me. I can sit and look at it for hours.
– Jerome K. Jerome