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215 Greatest Quotes About Waiting


If you're waiting for the perfect moment, you'll never write a thing because it will never arrive. I have no routine. I have no foolproof anything. There's nothing foolproof. Margaret Atwood
Don't wait untill problems pile up and cause a lot of trouble before trying to solve them. Leaders must march ahead the movement, not lag behind it. Mao Zedong
Resentment is like drinking poison and waiting for the other person to die. Saint Augustine
Let cloud shapes swarm, / Let chaos storm, / I wait for form. Robert Frost
It is better to do something than to do nothing while waiting to do everything. Winston Churchill
Do not wait for me to do something for your rights. It's your world and you can change it. Malala Yousafzai
Then I thought, boy, isn't that just typical? You wait and wait and wait for something, and then when it happens, you feel sad. Sharon Creech
When I began to wait to live I really began to wait to die. William Saroyan
Feeling a little bit alive is a lot better than just waiting to die. Robert De Niro
All good things to those who wait. Hannibal
Some things in life are worth waiting for. Danielle Steel
Create a life you can't wait to live. Zig Ziglar
Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. Barack Obama
The idea of waiting for something makes it more exciting. Andy Warhol
In this digital age, it doesn't really matter if you are in Canary Wharf or the Caribbean; there are opportunities waiting to be grasped by entrepreneurs. Richard Branson
The world is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. Bertrand Russell
Wait a minute, maybe I can do anything. Janis Joplin
There is a good life waiting for you. Its just waiting for you to grab it. Robert Kiyosaki
Don't wait for the right opportunity: create it. George Bernard Shaw
Never wait for tomorrow, what if tomorrow never comes? Elvis Presley
I am for keeping the thing going while things are stirring. Because if we wait till it is still, it will take a great while to get it going again. Sojourner Truth
Some days I totally appreciate everything that's happening to me, and some days I feel everyone's waiting for me to mess up. Taylor Swift
If you blame others for something that happens in your life, then you must wait until they change in order to get better. Wayne Dyer
If I became a philosopher, if I have so keenly sought this fame for which I'm still waiting, it's all been to seduce women basically. Jean-Paul Sartre
I’ve learned that waiting is the most difficult bit, and I want to get used to the feeling, knowing that you’re with me, even when you’re not by my side. Paulo Coelho
Most things, except agriculture, can wait. Jawaharlal Nehru
People don't listen, they just wait for their turn to talk. Chuck Palahniuk
If you wait until you’re ready, you’ll wait forever. Will Rogers
Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Earl Nightingale
Life was always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act. Paulo Coelho
If you wait, all that happens is that you get older. Mario Andretti
Success is not something to wait for, it is something to work for. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Expectations are resentments waiting to happen. Macklemore
Waiting is painful. Forgetting is painful. But not knowing which to do is the worse kind of suffering. Paulo Coelho
All too often, we spend our days waiting for the ideal path to appear in front of us. We forget that paths are made by walking, not waiting. Robin Sharma
The new year stands before us, like a chapter in a book, waiting to be written. We can help write that story by setting goals. Melody Beattie
Wait. Look. Notice. If you keep those three words in mind, you just might survive the next few days. Michael Scott
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living. Voltaire
Wisdom always waits for the right time to act, while emotion always pushes for action right now! Joyce Meyer
Our willingness to wait reveals the value we place on the object we're waiting for. Charles Stanley
Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it. Jules Renard
On climate change, we often don't fully appreciate that it is a problem. We think it is a problem waiting to happen. Kofi Annan
Whenever we take a step towards Jesus, we come to realize that he is already there, waiting for us with open arms. Pope Francis
Before you react, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you criticize, wait. Before you quit, try. Ernest Hemingway
Don't take rest after your first victory because if you fail in second, more lips are waiting to say that your first victory was just luck. Abdul Kalam
When you've seen beyond yourself, then you may find, peace of mind is waiting there. George Harrison
A slave is someone who sits down, and waits for someone to free them. Frederick Douglass
Behind every fear, there is a miracle waiting. Marianne Williamson
I grew up with six brothers. That's how I learned to dance - waiting for the bathroom. Bob Hope
Do not wait another day to become fully engaged in your life, to learn to love and to forgive, and to live with greater purpose & meaning. Debbie Ford
The more Susan waited, the more the doorbell didn't ring. Or the phone. Douglas Adams
For a while" is a phrase whose length can't be measured.At least by the person who's waiting. Haruki Murakami