Tardiness Quotes (11 quotes)
Being Tardy To School
Tardiness and Lateness as School Problems
Sign in with Facebook Sign in options. Join Goodreads. Quotes tagged as "lateness" Showing of The driver retorted that since there could be no material differene between a train that arrived at a station and a station that arrived at a train, it was equally the staionmaster's fault. The stationmaster replied that he could not be blamed, because he had no control over the speed of the station; to which the engine driver replied that the stationmaster could control its placement , and that if it were only a thousand yards closer to Vermillion, the problem would be solved. To this the stationmaster replied that if the driver didn't accept the lateness as his fault, he would move the station a thousand yards farther from Vermillion and make him not just late, but demeritably overdue. I didn't give a damn, though.
Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old punctuality quotes, punctuality sayings, and punctuality proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources. 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. Marvin J. In the ordinary business of life punctuality is.
Tardiness often robs us opportunity, and the dispatch of our forces. Better three hours too soon than a minute too late. I have noticed that the people who are late are often so much jollier than the people who have to wait for them. Carve not upon a stone when I am dead, The praises which remorseful mourners give; To women's graves - a tardy recompense, But speak them while I live. A tardiness in nature, Which often leaves the history unspoke, That it intends to do. Only nine States have been represented since my arrival till within three days.