"Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Charles Caleb Colton on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Charles Caleb Colton on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Charles Caleb Colton on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Charles Caleb Colton on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Charles Caleb Colton on C. S. Lewis
"The excess of our youth are checks written against our age and they are payable with interest thirty years later."
"To dare to live alone is the rarest courage since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet."
"He who studies books alone will know how things ought to be, and he who studies men will know how they are."
"Power will intoxicate the best hearts, as wine the strongest heads. No man is wise enough, nor good enough to be trusted with unlimited power."
"Next to acquiring good friends, the best acquisition is that of good books."