A rolling stone gathers no moss.
To do two things at once is to do neither.
It’s not enough to be busy. The question is: What are we busy about?
You’ve got to make haste while it’s still light of day. My godmother used to say, “I don’t want to rust out, I just want to work out.” If you stand still long enough, people will throw dirt on you.
Go to the ant, thou sluggard; consider her ways, and be wise: Which having no guide, overseer, or ruler, Provideth her meat in the summer, and gathereth her food in the harvest. (Proverbs 6:6-8)
How come wrong numbers are never busy?
If you want something done, give it to a busy man – and he’ll have his secretary do it.
Ever notice that even the busiest people are never too busy to tell you just how busy they are.
It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life.
Don’t tell me I’m burning the candle at both ends – tell me where to get more wax!!