Where duty is plain, delay is both foolish and hazardous;
where it is not, delay may be both
wisdom and safety.
The greatest remedy for anger is delay.
The universe likes speed. Don't delay, don't second-guess, don't doubt.
All frustration is due to unfulfilled desires. If you dwell on obstacles, delays, and difficulties,
your subconscious mind responds accordingly, and you are blocking your own good.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a
temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing,
doing nothing, and being nothing.
Justice delayed is justice denied.
He loses his thanks who promises and delays.
The ability to
discipline yourself to delay gratification in the short term in order to enjoy
greater rewards in the long term, is the indispensable prerequisite for success.
Delay is preferable to error.
Procrastination, which is the delaying of higher priority tasks in favor of lower priority ones, is
more responsible for frustration, stress, and under-achievement than any other single factor.
Delays in love are dangerous.
Delay will lead to ruin.
In this world, the most important person is the person in front of you who needs your help,
the most important thing is to help them, and the most important time is right now, you can't
delay, not even for an instant.
Resist beginnings; the prescription comes too late when the disease has gained strength by
You may delay, but time will not.
It is human nature to want it and want it now; it is also a sign of immaturity. Being willing to
delay pleasure for a greater result is a sign of maturity.
Too much speed breeds delay.
Beliefs are very powerful, so you've got to be careful about what you choose to believe,
especially about yourself. I can tell that throughout the years, there are certain beliefs that
have really helped me:
"There's always a way to turn things around if I'm committed."
"There are no failures in life. As long as I learn anything from something, then I've succeeded."
"God's delays are not God's denials."
"The past does not equal the future."
"In any moment, I can change my entire life by making a decision."
Sometimes the slow ones blame the active for the delay.