procrastination quotes

36 Procrastination Quotes By Famous People

Procrastinating means putting off or delaying an action to a later time. This is simply one meaning of procrastination. There are many other meanings but for the sake of simplicity, it means being lazy. Whenever we practice procrastination it actually destroys our productivity and kills our dreams, dreams only come true when we take action. Another reason why procrastination is bad is that it takes away your inner peace when you realize your mistakes. You are always late for appointments or meetings, you are always hurrying out the door, and in fact, risking your life and those persons with you. Never rush and always plan ahead, procrastinating will lead you to failure. These procrastination quotes are inspiring, motivate yourself by reading quotes on procrastination.

Planning ahead is really important in life. Procrastination may lead to depression. To avoid procrastination, plan ahead and have a schedule. Accomplishing a to-do list gives you the confidence to continue on. You may find yourself sleeping better at night by planning the next day. However, we cannot surely predict the happenings of tomorrow so, be prepared to change some things around on your list if need be. By doing this you are on your way to fulfilling your dreams.

procrastination quotes

36 Procrastination Quotes

  1. “A bend in the road is not the end of the road… unless you fail to make the turn.” Helen Keller
  2. “Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th.” Julie Andrews
  3. “If you are going through hell, keep going.” Winston Churchill
  4. “It’s always too soon to quit!” Norman Vincent Peale

  5. “The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.” Confucius

  6. “All of old. Nothing else ever. Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better.” Samuel Beckett
  7. “Every strike brings me closer to the next home run.” Babe Ruth
  8. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” Thomas A. Edison
  9. “Failure is often that early morning hour of darkness which precedes the dawning of the day of success.” Leigh Mitchell Hodges
  10. “I am not judged by the number of times I fail, but by the number of times I succeed: and the number of times I succeed is in direct proportion to the number of times I fail and keep trying.” Tom Hopkins

  11. “There are times to stay put, and what you want will come to you, and there are times to go out into the world and find such a thing for yourself.” Lemony Snicket
  12. “Sometimes, carrying on, just carrying on, is the superhuman achievement.” Albert Camus
  13. “If you fell down yesterday, stand up today.” H.G. Wells
  14. “Courage doesn’t always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying ‘I will try again tomorrow.” Mary Ann Radmacher
  15. “It always seems impossible until it is done.” Nelson Mandela

  16. “Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after the other.” Walter Elliot
  17. Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing, at whatever cost, must be attained.” Marie Curie
  18. “I learned patience, perseverance, and dedication. Now I really know myself, and I know my voice. It’s a voice of pain and victory.” Anthony Hamilton
  19. “Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place – that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realize the great life.” A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
  20. “The only guarantee for failure is to stop trying.” John C. Maxwell

  21. “If I had to select one quality, one personal characteristic that I regard as being most highly correlated with success, whatever the field, I would pick the trait of persistence. Determination. The will to endure to the end, to get knocked down seventy times and get up off the floor saying. “Here comes number seventy-one!” Richard M. Devos
  22. “Permanence, perseverance and persistence in spite of all obstacles, discouragements, and impossibilities: It is this, that in all things distinguishes the strong soul from the weak.” Thomas Carlyle
  23. “A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.” Elbert Hubbard
  24. “Perseverance is a great element of success. If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody.” Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  25. “When obstacles arise, you change your direction to reach your goal; you do not change your decision to get there.” Zig Ziglar

  26. “A failure is not always a mistake. It may simply be the best one can do under the circumstances. The real mistake is to stop trying.” B. F. Skinner
  27. “Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did.” Newt Gingrich
  28. “So comes snow after fire, and even dragons have their endings.” R.R. Tolkien
  29. “Success is no accident. It is hard work, perseverance, learning, studying, sacrifice, and most of all, love of what you are doing or learning to do.” Pele
  30. “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward.” Martin Luther King, Jr.

  31. “The path from dreams to success does exist. May you have the vision to find it, the courage to get on to it, and the perseverance to follow it.” Kalpana Chawla
  32. “Ask yourself this question: ‘Will this matter a year from now?” Richard Carlson
  33. “You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.” Maya Angelou
  34. “In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins- not through strength but by perseverance.” Jackson Brown

  35. “When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you … never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.” Harriet Beecher Stowe
  36. “You may delay, but time will not.” Benjamin Franklin

Rashed Miah
My name is Rashed Miah, I am the CEO and founder of THE RICH GETS RICHER. This website was founded in October 2018. I am very passionate to talk about success, I followed my passion and decided to express my knowledge of success to the world through this website. For all individuals who visits this site, my overall aim is to motivate them about their life, also to help them financially, spiritually, mentally and physically when it comes to success and achieving big goals and dreams.
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