30 Quotes to Stop Procrastinating

30 Quotes to Stop Procrastinating

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Procrastination is a silent dream killer. To get rid of procrastination with your own, here are some quotes to keep you get going on important tasks you’ve been putting off.

  1. Following-through is the only thing that separates dreamers from people that accomplish great things. – Gene Hayden
  2. It is only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth – and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up – that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had. – Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
  3. How soon ‘not now’ becomes never. – Martin Luther
  4. The least productive people are usually the ones who are most in favor of holding meetings. – Thomas Sowell
  5. Don’t wait. The time will never be just right. – Napoleon Hill
  6. How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. – Anne Frank
  7. Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in. – Napoleon Bonaparte
  8. In a moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing to do, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing. – Theodore Roosevelt
  9. If you don’t pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves. – David Allen
  10. You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step. – Martin Luther King, Jr
  11. Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work. – Stephen King
  12. Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted task. – William James
  13. Much of the stress that people feel doesn’t come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they started. – David Allen
  14. 1Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work in hand. The sun’s rays do not burn until brought to a focus. – Alexander Graham Bell
  15. If you put off everything till you’re sure of it, you’ll never get anything done. – Norman Vincent Peale
  16. Getting an idea should be like sitting on a pin; it should make you jump up and do something. – E. L. Simpson
  17. A year from now you may wish you had started today. – Karen Lamb
  18. Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves. – Dale Carnegie
  19. Think of many things; do one. – Portuguese proverb
  20. You may delay, but time will not. – Benjamin Franklin
  21. Nothing in the world can take the place of perseverance. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost legendary. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Perseverance and determination alone are omnipotent. – Calvin Coolidge
  22. Procrastination is the thief of time: Year after year it steals, till all are fled, and to the mercies of a moment leaves the vast concerns of an eternal scene. – Edward Young
  23. To think too long about doing a thing often becomes its undoing. – Eva Young
  24. Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. – Jim Rohn
  25. Follow effective actions with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action. – Peter Drucker
  26. Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the ‘someday I’ll’ philosophy. – Denis Waitley
  27. Procrastination is the grave in which opportunity is buried. – Author Unknown
  28. All things come to those who wait, but when they come they’re out of date. – Anonymous
  29. The only difference between success and failure is the ability to take action. – Alexandre Graham Bell
  30. The best way to get something done is to begin. – Author Unknown

After reading all the quotes, hopefully you get the motivation that you need to shift procrastination into action.