Years Quotes

By | July 14, 2010
  • A man can never be perfect in a hundred years; but he may become corrupt in less than a day. ~ Chinese Proverb
  • A marriage in later years sends a letter to the grave digger. ~ German Proverb
  • A wretched year has twenty-four months. ~ Lebanese Proverb
  • An aspiration is a joy forever, a possession as solid as a landed estate, a fortune which we can never exhaust and which gives us year by year a revenue of pleasurable activity.~ Robert Louis Stevenson
  • An hour of play discovers more than a year of conversation does. ~ Portuguese Proverb
  • April and May make meal for the whole year. ~ Spanish Proverb
  • Every year of my life I grow more convinced that it is wisest and best to fix our attention on the beautiful and the good, and dwell as little as possible on the evil and the false.~ Richard Cecil
  • If we are ever to enjoy life, now is the time, not tomorrow or next year.... Today should always be our most wonderful day. ~ Thomas Dreier
  • If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.~ Confucius
  • Men have thought about their marriage a whole year long — and it lasts but one night. ~ Moorish Proverb
  • Never read any book that is not a year old. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • No one is so old as to think he cannot live one more year. ~ Marcus T. Cicero
  • Old times never come back and I suppose it’s just as well. What comes back is a new morning every day in the year, and that’s better. ~ George E. Woodberry
  • Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year — and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade! ~ Anthony Robbins
  • One moment of intense happiness prolongs life by a thousand years. ~ Japanese Proverb
  • Plan your life at New Year’s eve, your day at dawn. ~ Japanese Proverb
  • Save a little money each month and at the end of the year you’ll be surprised at how little you have. ~ Ernest Haskins
  • Sometimes it takes only an hour to get a reputation that lasts for a thousand years. ~ Japanese Proverb
  • Success is the person who year after year reaches the highest limits in his field. ~ Sparky Anderson
  • The best preparation for a better life next year is a full, complete, harmonious, joyous life this year. ~ Thomas Dreier
  • The year has a wide mouth and a big belly. ~ Danish Proverb
  • There is time enough for everything in the course of the day if you do but one thing at once; but there is not time enough in the year if you will do two things at a time.~ Philip Dormer Stanhope Chesterfield
  • Twenty years a child; twenty years running wild; twenty years a mature man –and after that, praying. ~ Irish Proverb
  • What might not happen in a year might happen in an instant. ~ Puerto Rican Proverb
  • What the New Year will bring us depends a great deal on what we bring to the New Year. ~ Author Unknown
  • Who is blind, dumb and deaf will live a peaceful life of a hundred years. ~ Sicilian Proverb
  • Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year. ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson