Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting.
— Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination: never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
— seizing quotation by Lord Chesterfield
Seizing the power of now is what will help you propel your life to where you need to be.
Carpe per diem - seize the check.
Thoughtless risks are destructive, of course, but perhaps even more wasteful is thoughtless caution which prompts inaction and promotes failure to seize opportunity.
Next to knowing when to seize an opportunity, the most important thing in life is to know when to forego an advantage.
Don't wait for extraordinary opportunities.
Seize common occasions and make them great. Weak men wait for opportunities; strong men make them.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized, they die when neglected.
Much of the success of life depends upon keeping one's mind open to opportunity and seizing it when it comes.
Some parents say it is toy guns that make boys warlike.
But give a boy a rubber duck and he will seize its neck like the butt of a pistol and shout "Bang!"
Are you in earnest? Seize this very minute! Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Only engage, and then the mind grows heated. Begin, and then the work will be completed.
Do it now! can affect every phase of your life.
It can help you do the things you should do but don't feel like doing. It can keep you from procrastinating when an unpleasant duty faces you. But it can also help you do those things that you want to do. It helps you seize those precious moments that, if lost, may never be retrieved.
Only learn to seize good fortune, for good fortune's always here.
How a minority, reaching majority, seizing authority, hates a minority!
There are always opportunities through which businessmen can profit handsomely if they will only recognize and seize them.
To perceive means to immobilize... we seize, in the act of perception, something which outruns perception itself.
If the mass of people hesitate to act, strike with swiftly and with boldness, the brave heart that understands and seizes opportunity can everything.
Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no delay, no procrastination; never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.
Drag me to the moon, to catch a star and seize its brilliance as I'm swept up in amorphous dust.
The success or failure of a life, as far as posterity goes, seems to lie in the more or less luck of seizing the right moment of escape.