quote by Abdul Sattar Edhi

People know that I have adopted four principles in living my life: simple living, punctuality, hard work and prudence.

— Abdul Sattar Edhi

Valuable Punctual quotations

Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.

The natives are very exact and punctual in the bounds of their lands, belonging to this or that prince or people, even to a river, brook, &c. And I have known them make bargain and sale amongst themselves for a small piece or quantity of ground; notwithstanding a sinful opinion amongst many, that christians have right to heathen's lands.

I owe all my success in life to having been always a quarter of an hour before my time.

I imagine hell like this: Italian punctuality, German humour and English wine.

My Aunt Minnie would always be punctual and never hold up production, but who would pay to see my Aunt Minnie?

Punctuality is the thief of time

We may assume that we keep people waiting symbolically because we do not wish to see them and that our anxiety is due not to being late, but to having to see them at all.

A man who has to be punctually at a certain place at five o'clock has the whole afternoon ruined for him already.

I never could have done what I have done without the habits of punctuality, order, and diligence, without the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.

When steam first began to pump and wheels go round at so many revolutions per minute, what are called business habits were intended to make the life of man run in harmony with the steam engine, and his movement rival the train in punctuality.

I wish you would recollect that Painting and Punctuality mix like Oil and Vinegar, and that Genius and regularity are utter Enemies and must be to the end of time.

Punctuality is the soul of business.

People, the common people, can genuinely see what I'm doing.

Moreover, people know that I have adopted four principles in living my life: simple living, punctuality, hard work and prudence. These are the four principles I adopted at the very beginning and continue to use until now. People see this and give me donations.

Punctuality is the stern virtue of men of business, and the graceful courtesy of princes.

It is difficult to prove yourself reliable when people are required to wait for you.

When its errands are noble and adequate, a steamboat bridging the Atlantic between Old and New England, and arriving at its ports with the punctuality of a planet, is a step of man into harmony with nature.

Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.

The habitually punctual make all their mistakes right on time.

Punctuality is closely related to faithfulness and dependability.

Being tardy can be linked to uninterest, apathy, slothfulness and procrastination.

Punctuality is a quality the need of which is bound up with social co-operation.

Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it.

The most indispensable qualification of a cook is punctuality. The same must be said of guests.

Arriving late was a way of saying that your own time was more valuable than the time of the person who waited for you.

The voices of moral authority in the theatre demanded only punctuality and physical performance. In the light of continuing pressure and stress, the occasional lip service paid to moderation was meaningless. Starvation and poisoning were not excesses, but measures taken to stay within the norm.

Being on time to appointments and meetings is a phase of self-discipline and an evidence of self-respect. Punctuality is a courteous compliment the intelligent person pays to his associates.

Punctuality is the politeness of kings.

One good thing about punctuality is that it's a sure way to help you enjoy a few minutes of privacy.

Punctuality is an essential trait of the teacher. It is a foundation, not an embellishment.

Get punctual, bring energy and creativity to your work, and stay with a project until it's completed (and then double-check the results). These habits will make you indispensable.

Investment ideas, like women are often more exciting than punctual.

A Man consumes the Time you make him Wait In thinking of your Faults-so don't be late!

Method is the very hinge of business, and there is no method without punctuality.

I was taught a very strong work ethic that included punctuality, which I've always felt is a sign of respect for others.

Want of punctuality is a want of virtue.

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