Wasted Quotes

The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of kindness, however small, is ever wasted.


A day without laughter is a day wasted.

Charlie Chaplin

Time spent with cats is never wasted.

Sigmund Freud

Talent without effort is wasted talent. And while effort is the one thing you can control in your life, applying that effort intelligently is next on the list.

Mark Cuban

There is no greater harm than that of time wasted.


I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.

William Shakespeare

Youth is wasted on the young.

George Bernard Shaw

It is a useless life that is not consecrated to a great ideal. It is like a stone wasted on the field without becoming a part of any edifice.

Jose Rizal

I am that prodigal son who wasted all the portion entrusted to me by my father. But I have not yet fallen at my father’s knees. I have not yet begun to put away from me the enticements of my former riotous living.

St. Jerome

Life is wasted on the living.

Douglas Adams

We have wasted History like a bunch of drunks shooting dice back in the men’s crapper of the local bar.

Charles Bukowski

Behind me the branches of a wasted and sterile existence are cracking.

Gustav Mahler

If I don’t learn something every single day, it’s a wasted day.

Leonard Lauder

I really don’t mind dying because I figure I haven’t wasted this life.

Robert M. Pirsig

I never thought I was wasted, but I probably was.

Keith Richards