Arnold Bennett

1867 - 1931

A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on waiting, time, focus, and procrastination

We shall never have more time. We have, and always had, all the time there is. No object is served in waiting until next week or even until tomorrow. Keep going... Concentrate on something useful.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on control, foolishness, men, men and women, stupidity, time, women, and worry

Worry is evidence of an ill-controlled brain; it is merely a stupid waste of time in unpleasantness. If men and women practiced mental calisthenics as they do physical calisthenics, they would purge their brains of this foolishness.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on time

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We never shall have any more time we have, and we have always had, all the time there is.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett

A first-rate organizer is never in a hurry. He is never late. He always keeps up his sleeve a margin for the unexpected.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

Source: How to Live on Twenty-Four Hours a Day

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on achievement, certainty, confidence, decisions, labor, and self-confidence

Having once decided to achieve a certain task, achieve it at all costs of tedium and distaste. The gain in self-confidence of having accomplished a tiresome labor is immense.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett

'Ye can call it influenza if ye like,' said Mrs. Machin. 'There was no influenza in my young days. We called a cold a cold.'

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

Source: The Card

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on hope

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Journalists say a thing that they know isn't true, in the hope that if they keep on saying it long enough it will be true.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

Source: The Title

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on friendship, god, judgment, and superiority

It is well, when one is judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same God-like and superior impartiality.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett

The moment you're born you're done for.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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A Quote by Enoch Arnold Bennett on mind

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No mind, however loving, could bear to see plainly into all the recess of another mind.

Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931)

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