Quote of the Day – Iacocca on Time Management

Lee Iacocca

“If you want to make good use of your time, you’ve got to know what’s most important and then give it all you’ve got.” – Lee Iacocca Today’s quote by Lee Iacocca is one that applies to our business lives as well as our personal lives.  In his mind, there are two steps required to [...]

Quote of the Day – Thoreau on Time Management

Henry David Thoreau

“It’s not enough to be busy, so are the ants. The question is, what are we busy about?” – Henry David Thoreau While Thomas Jefferson stated earlier this week that we should determine “never to be idle“, Thoreau says that is not enough.  Instead, he asks “what are we busy about?” There are plenty of [...]

Quote of the Day – Jefferson on Time Management

Thomas Jefferson State Room Portrait

“Determine never to be idle. No person will have occasion to complain of the want of time who never loses any. It is wonderful how much can be done if we are always doing.” - Thomas Jefferson Following up on our earlier quotes this week by Edwards and Theophrastus – today’s quote by Thomas Jefferson expresses [...]

Quote of the Day – Theophrastus on Time


“Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.” – Theophrastus Today’s quote is a simple but potent one.  It serves as a reminder that time is, for everyone, the most valuable thing we can spend.  Regarding time, consider the following: Once time is spent, we cannot get it back.  However, time that we [...]

Quote of the Day – Edwards on Time Mangement

Jonathan Edwards

“Resolved, never to do anything which I should be afraid to do if it were the last hour of my life.” – Jonathan Edwards, Resolutions The famed Puritan theologian Jonathan Edwards wrote a list of 40 resolutions early in his life to guide how he wanted to life.  Essentially, they were rules to live by. [...]