Celebrations in Youth - Procrastination

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  • To begin, begin. - William Wordsworth
  • Will it, and set to work briskly. - Friedrich von Schiller
  • No great inner event befalls those who summon it not. - Maurice Maeterlinck
  • Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine. - Friedrich von Schiller
  • He who considers too much will perform little. - Friedrich von Schiller
  • A rolling stone gathers no moss. - English proverb
  • There is no comparison between that which is lost by not succeeding and that which is lost by not trying. - Francis Bacon
  • Procrastination is the thief of time. - Edward Young
  • A poor workman always blames his tools. - English proverb
  • Actions speak louder than words. - English proverb
  • If ifs and ands were pots and pans, there'd be no work for tinkers. - English proverb
  • Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow. - Quintus Horatius Flaccus [Horace]
  • He has the deed half done who has made a beginning. - Quintus Horatius Flaccus [Horace]
  • Whatever you're meant to do, do it now. The conditions are always impossible. - Doris Lessing
  • While we are postponing, life speeds by. - Lucius Annaeus Seneca