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Valuing Other People's Time Quotes


"Valuing time with your family does not mean you've lost your ambition. Define success for yourself." - Claire Shipman

"And it is time for those who talk about family values to start valuing families." - John F Kerry

"Mediocre theoretical physicists make no progress. They spend all their time understanding other people's progress." - Jeff Bezos

"You have to give a wound time to heal and think of other people's feelings." - Tracy Morgan

"Hell is other people's fantasies..." - Salman Rushdie

"I like other people's music." - Fetty Wap

"Other people's troubles are bearable." - Proverbs

"Business is other people's money." - Delphine De Girardin

"I hate wasting people's time." - Daniel Day-Lewis

"I hate wasting people's time." - Daniel Daylewis

"Not valuing wealth prevents theft." - Laozi

"The pulse of a strong relationship involves a rhythmic movement between giving and taking, talking and listening, valuing the other person and feeling commensurately valued in return." - Jim Loehr

"When one pays a visit it is for the purpose of wasting other people's time, not one's own." - Oscar Wilde

"Good Conservatives always pay their bills. And on time. Not like the Socialists who run up other people's bills." - Margaret Thatcher

"Don't waste time collecting other people's autographs; rather devote it to making your own autograph worth collecting." - George Bernard Shaw

"I love experiencing other people's realities, seeing the world through their eyes for a short period of time." - Josh Lucas

"During a long career in TV broadcasting, I spent a lot of time contributing to other people's creations." - Alan Bradley

"There will come a time when very few will care about other people's sexual preference - or preferences." - Clive Davis

"Other people's lives come at us without a backstory most of the time. The present is like that." - Tom Stoppard

"I have spent more time with other people's books than with my own. I do not regret it." - Italo Calvino

"Some people's money is merited and other people's is inherited." - Ogden Nash

"Agreement is brought about by changing people's minds - other people's." - S I Hayakawa

"Examining other people's motivations, other people's language and other people's way of interacting is much more fascinating to me than spending a lot of time worrying about my own. I've said, 'What other people think of me is none of my business.'" - Beth Broderick

"Leave other people's mistakes where they lie." - Marcus Aurelius

"Economy: cutting down other people's wages." - J B Morton

"Respecting other people's rights is peace." - Dolores Huerta

"My fruit grows on other people's trees." - Bob Buford

"I do like directing other people's material." - Brian De Palma

"I don't live on other people's terms." - Azealia Banks

"I love interpreting other people's music." - Katey Sagal

"You cannot rely on other people's support." - Malala Yousafzai

"I don't comment on other people's opinion." - Luke Evans

"I've come to appreciate other people's talents." - Howard Stern

"I guess other people's compliments motivate you." - Benjamin Stockham

"My drive is other people's success." - Kevin Hart

"I've appeared on some other people's albums." - Gerry Mulligan

"It's fun wandering around other people's minds." - Jenny Holzer

"Other people's children, like other people's love affairs, were so much less interesting than one's own." - Helen McCloy

"Intolerance respecting other people's religion is toleration itself in comparison with intolerance respecting other people's art." - Wallace Stevens

"It's been a long time since Roe v. Wade, and I do think most people are able to have respect for other people's choices. Most people, I think, have accepted that it's not up to them to control other people's choices, except, it seems, when it comes to Washington, D.C., where everyone has an opinion about people's uteruses." - Shonda Rhimes

"If your children spend most of their time in other people's houses, you're lucky; if they all congregate at your house, you're blessed." - Mignon Mclaughlin

"Other people's deconstruction of your motivations doesn't help you do what you do. You can't swallow and think about swallowing at the same time." - Stephen Colbert

"People are obsessed. There's an incredibly large group of people that spend most of their time considering other people's lives. It's strange to me." - Kristen Stewart

"I will not promote other people's songs big time. I will just mention that I produced the song to get the credit I think I deserve." - Zedd

"Naturally, no one knows more about music than musicians. They talk about their own work all the time, but they rarely get to talk about other people's music." - Michael Azerrad

"This life is yours and no one else's, and if you spend your time looking at other people's pages, you'll never get anything done." - Greg Behrendt

"America beats on you so hard the whole time. You are constantly being pummeled by other people's rights and their sense of patriotism." - Richard Ford

"When you dominate other people's emotions, the time has to come when you will have to pay, and heavily, for that privilege." - Ethel Waters

"I love hearing other people's stories, and I freely admit I'm scavenging for material through their conversations, but really, at the same time, I'm living an ordinary life." - Liane Moriarty

"I hope to see a more diversified country, where people can view everyone as equal individuals, where people can start seeing our young black and brown boys and girls and valuing their lives as we would value other lives." - Tracy Martin

"We cannot live without valuing: but we can live without valuing what you value." - Friedrich Nietzsche

"But for the children of the poorest people we're stripping the curriculum, removing the arts and music, and drilling the children into useful labor. We're not valuing a child for the time in which she actually is a child." - Jonathan Kozol

"Generosity is a virtue for individuals, not governments. When governments are generous it is with other people's money, other people's safety, other people's future." - P D James

"Generosity is a virtue for individuals, not governments. When governments are generous it is with other people's money, other people's safety, other people's future." - P D James

"If anything needs to get fixed in society, it's people's consumption of other people's problems." - Corey Feldman

"[Formula One] is entertainment and it competes with other entertainments - and not with other racing formats. It competes with people's time on a weekend. So you have to deliver." - Martin Sorrell

"The only true time which a man can properly call his own, is that which he has all to himself; the rest, though in some sense he may be said to live it, is other people's time, not his." - Charles Lamb

"You never know how you look through other people's eyes." - Ralph Waldo Emerson

"Who knows what part we play in other people's dreams?" - Sue Grafton

"There's no such thing as other people's children." - Hillary Clinton

"American Lives Are Not More Important Than Other People's Lives" - Bob Avakian

"I really, truly believe in learning from other people's mistakes." - Mila Kunis

"Other people's opinions of you are none of your business." - Robin S. Sharma

"Vimes's lack of interest in other people's children was limitless." - Terry Pratchett

"We touch other people's lives simply by existing." - J K Rowling

"I'm not a disciplinarian. I simply enforce other people's decisions." - Lou Holtz

"Business? It's quite simple. It's other people's money." - Alexandre Dumas-fils

"I was not someone who participated in other people's castles" - Stephan Jenkins

"That most delicious of all privileges - spending other people's money." - John Randolph of Roanoke

"Picking other people's brains is an art worth cultivating." - Jessica Mitford

"You will not become a saint through other people's sins." - Anton Chekhov

"I live for CAN-ing other people's can'ts." - Steven Tyler

"NEVER let other people's opinions of you determine your destiny." - Les Brown

"I'm not comfortable holidaying in other people's poverty." - Beth Orton

"Nothing is as boring as other people's dreams." - John Green

"That most delicious of all privileges - spending other people's money." - John Randolph

"Other people's marriages are a perpetual source of amazement." - Patrick O'Brian

"Self-confidence grows on trees, in other people's orchards." - Mignon Mclaughlin

"I don't really check out other people's butts." - Jennifer Lopez

"It is easy to be compassionate with other people's money" - John Atherton

"Never be limited by other people's limited imaginations." - Mae Jemison

"I think other people's depression is frightfully dreary, don't you?" - Julian Fellowes

"We can never understand other people's motives, nor their furniture." - Mignon Mclaughlin

"Neurotics are awfully quick to notice other people's mentalities ..." - Muriel Spark

"Great mischief comes from attempts to steady other people's altars ..." - Mary Baker Eddy

"Lawyers make their cake by cooking up other people's troubles." - Margaret Deland

"Settling other people's land is an American tradition." - Ariel Gore

"Other people's opinions do not determine your potential." - Joel Osteen

"The fruit of your work grows on other people's trees" - Peter Drucker

"It's fashionable to be indifferent to other people's suffering" - Cornel West

"Nothing feels worse than other people's good times." - John Updike

"I ruined my health drinking to other people's." - Brendan Behan

"Government central planning means over-riding other people's plans." - Thomas Sowell

"I am really the victim of other people's imagination." - John Hurt

"I cannot really be responsible for other people's thought processes." - Kim Basinger

"I get totally creeped out by other people's movies." - Pell James

"Nothing good comes of reading other people's emails." - Mallory Ortberg

"Living up to other people's expectations is always difficult." - Princess Tatiana of Greece and Denmark

"I get to be creative and touch other people's lives." - Lisa Vidal

"Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits." - Mark Twain

"I get nervous even guesting on other people's shows." - Scott Bakula

"I like poking my nose into other people's lives." - Helen Garner

"Myth is what we call other people's religion." - Joseph Campbell

"I read to see myself in other people's lives." - Stephen Sondheim

"I've always been looking for other people's approval." - Johnny Vegas

"I got tired of playing other people's songs." - Gregg Allman

"I tolerate my faults but not at all other people's." - Camille Claudel

"I pick up other people's trash. I'm sort of obsessed." - Eric Close

"Business? It's quite simple; it's other people's money." - Alexandre Dumas

"No one gossips about other people's secret virtues." - Bertrand Russell

"There is always something infinitely mean about other people's tragedies." - Oscar Wilde

"Other people's beliefs may be myths, but not mine." - Mason Cooley

"I spend my own money, not other people's money." - Vijay Mallya

"I love playing other people's work. I love acting." - Eric Bogosian

"People that complete other people's vision are understated." - Bjork

"Graeme Smith is capable of reading other people's heads." - Nasser Hussain

"I don't fixate on other people's opinions of my body." - Gabourey Sidibe

"You can't focus on other people's careers. Everybody is different." - Andy Murray

"I never concerned myself with other people's decisions." - Joe Torre

"You can't base your life on other people's expectations." - Stevie Wonder

"Business, that's easily defined - it's other people's money." - Peter Drucker

"Nothing is as obnoxious as other people's luck." - F Scott Fitzgerald

"Happiness is a hard master, particularly other people's happiness." - Aldous Huxley

"Sometimes it's other people's voices you have to shut out." - Kelly Osbourne

"Life's too short to deal with other people's insecurities." - Anthony Hopkins

"I was not someone who participated in other people's castles." - Stephan Jenkins

"I've sung other people's music all my life." - Adam Lambert

"Keep your own secret, and get out other people's. Keep your own temper, and artfully warm other people's. Counterwork your rivalswith diligence and dexterity, but at the same time with the utmost personal civility to them: and be firm without heat." - Lord Chesterfield

"Other people's devotions embarrassed me, perhaps because, like other people's kisses, they rarely looked genuine when viewed too closely." - Walter Kirn

"There's a lot of thievery involved in writing. You're breaking into other people's spaces and other people's stories." - Michael Ondaatje

"Time is what allows stories to spread into people's consciousness." - Alejandro Gonzalez Inarri

"The two basic processes of education are knowing and valuing." - Robert J. Havighurst

"Valuing a business is part art and part science." - Warren Buffett

"Other people's houses were always fascinating. As soon as you went through the door for the first time, you got the feel of the atmosphere, and so discovered something about the personalities of the people who lived there." - Rosamunde Pilcher

"We live in a culture where people are self-centered and careerist and everybody seems to think they have too much on their plate or they just don't have time for other people's pain." - Marc Maron

"..."And for God's sake, never get into the petty habit of measuring your self-worth against other people's net-worth. As Yogi Ramen preached: 'Every second you spend thinking about someone elses dreams you take time away from your own.'"" - Robin S. Sharma

"A part of eugenic politics would finally land us in an extensive use of the lethal chamber. A great many people would have to be put out of existence simply because it wastes other people's time to look after them." - George Bernard Shaw

"[A conductor's] happiness does not come from only his own story and his joy of the music. The joy is about enabling other people's stories to be heard at the same time." - Itay Talgam

"I started this career because I loved doing houses. I'd done three of my own and I couldn't keep on moving my family all the time, so I decided to decorate other people's homes and buildings." - Dorothy Draper

"What I'm not - I can't control other people's campaigns. If they decide that's what they want to do with their time and money, they certainly have a right to do it." - Marco Rubio

"I'm the worst critic about music myself. I hardly ever, every like something the first time I listen to it. So I've got to put myself in other people's shoes." - Marc Martel

"I don't have the time to steal other people's material even if I wanted to. The reason why these rumors got started is that I don't really contest them because I don't believe they deserve contesting. I really don't." - Carlos Mencia

"I think a lot of things are written from experience, but then you become a writer and talk about other people's experience and you tell stories. I mean, you can't just tell your own story all the time." - Eddie Vedder

"Humility is not my forte, and whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters." - Margaret Halsey

"Whenever I dwell for any length of time on my own shortcomings, they gradually begin to seem mild, harmless, rather engaging little things, not at all like the staring defects in other people's characters." - Margaret Halsey

"I wanted to play rock and roll when I started playing. Nobody at that time ever thought about songwriting. You sang songs, that's all. You sang other people's songs. That's all there were." - Bruce Cockburn

"In other people's books, I tend to love the really daredevil-y characters. I love Finnick from 'The Hunger Games.' And I think, probably, my favorite character of all time is Sherlock Holmes." - Cassandra Clare

"Each of my novels features a protagonist undertaking a difficult personal journey. On the way, each of these characters - mostly female - discovers something about herself and at the same time makes an impact on other people's lives." - Juliet Marillier

"I feel like my competition is everything else that's competing for people's attention, not just other print magazines, newspapers and cable. It's your kid's report card and the games you want to play, all the things that compete for people's time." - Nancy Gibbs

"There's a lot of social input when you put these things out there. People's ideas cross with other people's thoughts." - Biz Stone



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