The good of other times let people state; I think it lucky I was born so late.
It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
Most people die of a sort of creeping common sense, and discover when it is too late that the only things one never regrets are one's mistakes.
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.
It is too late to be studying Hebrew; it is more important to understand even the slang of to-day.
Sometimes we stare so long at a door that is closing that we see too late the one that is open.
I never knew a man come to greatness or eminence who lay abed late in the morning.
Which form of proverb do you prefer Better late than never, or Better never than late ?
People say that I'm always late, but that's a myth.
One of my grandfathers, actually, having gone out there as a minister, decided he would better serve the people as a doctor. So at a very late age - at the age of 38 in fact - he changed course and decided to become a doctor.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will become too late.
Repartee is something we think of twenty-four hours too late.
We were talking about the space between us all and the people who hide themselves behind a wall of illusion. Never glimpse the truth - then it's far too late when they pass away.
The time to worrying about flying is when you're on the ground. When you're up in the air, it's too late. No point in worrying about it then.
It is not Kafka's fault that his wonderful writings have lately turned into a fad, and are read by people who have neither the ability nor the desire to absorb literature.
In this business, by the time you realize you're in trouble, it's too late to save yourself. Unless you're running scared all the time, you're gone.
Fiction was invented the day Jonas arrived home and told his wife that he was three days late because he had been swallowed by a whale.
I live in Spain. Oscars are something that are on TV Sunday night. Basically, very late at night. You don't watch, you just read the news after who won or who lost.
Beware of missing chances; otherwise it may be altogether too late some day.
The value of old age depends upon the person who reaches it. To some men of early performance it is useless. To others, who are late to develop, it just enables them to finish the job.
I don't think there's anything more important than making peace before it's too late. And it almost always falls to the child to try to move toward the parent.
Half the time I don't even think about it, I just throw something on because I'm so late or so busy.
My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication - it makes them sociable. I, however, cannot force myself to use drugs to cheat on my loneliness - it is all that I have - and when the drugs and alcohol dissipate, will be all that my peers have as well.
It's never too late - never too late to start over, never too late to be happy.
I had nearly finished school because I was making effort not that bad on that. But there was a law in Germany after the war. You could not make your final examination before 18, so lots of people who were late because of the way had to do it first.