31 Procrastinate Quotes And Sayings

Procrastination is a common and often frustrating experience for many people. Whether we’re putting off a task we’ve already started, or avoiding one that’s happening in the future, procrastination can take hold of our lives and slow us down. If you struggle with procrastination, here are some helpful quotes to help you overcome it.

Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one...
Deadlines just aren't real to me until I'm staring one in the face. Rick Riordan
Success is not obtained overnight. It comes in installments; you get a little bit today, a little bit tomorrow until the whole package is given out. The day you procrastinate, you lose that day's success. Israelmore Ayivor
I'm realizing that some of my greatest (or at least...
I'm realizing that some of my greatest (or at least most determined) genius lies in my ability to procrastinate. Scott Stabile
Don’t procrastinate, start building yourself now!
Don’t procrastinate, start building yourself now! Sunday Adelaja
You ain't get nothing for staying low, lazy. The world...
You ain't get nothing for staying low, lazy. The world only tremble at the feet of the few craziest doers ever lived. Olawale Daniel
Ensure you have done each day’s portion of the heavy responsibilities resting on you. Never delay your success! Israelmore Ayivor
To become a better you, be diligent and never let the charms of procrastination and excuses seduce you to fall for mediocrity. Israelmore Ayivor
Perhaps the only reason why you worry in life, tarry your goals and bury your joy is that you are still bearing the untold story of you untouched, which seems to bang on the doors of your heart every time! Go and open the way, and fulfill your destiny! Israelmore Ayivor
If hard work is the source of happiness, then we can conclude that the main job of procrastination is to delay that happiness for excuses to kill. Israelmore Ayivor
The web is a dangerous place for a mind begging to slack off and be distracted by nonsense. Michelle M. Pillow
One of these days, will become a this day. And that day, will be the preeminent of days to come. Anthony Liccione
Your later may be late. Never postpone your salvation HOURS to tomorrow. If it's not now, it may be never. The days are not OURS! Israelmore Ayivor
All you have is today. Never mourn for tomorrow that is past and gone. You don’t deserve to starve today of its pleasure and treasure. Feel happy! Israelmore Ayivor
Decide to dream big dreams and make them happen. Never let procrastination and excuses squeeze your dreams to become small. Do it early and do it big! Israelmore Ayivor
You can become good at procrastinating your opportunities by giving flimsy excuses. But never forget that it is rather your success that you are skipping away. Israelmore Ayivor
Lack of self-confidence is, more often than not, simple laziness. We feel confused and uncertain because we do not know. But instead of making the effort to investigate, we procrastinate and worry. We tell ourselves we can't instead of learning how we can. If we used the mental energy we expend in worry and fear to get out and find out about what we do not know, we would see our self-confidence grow. Lack of self-confidence is not overcome by faith, but by action. It is a lack, not of certainty, but of effort. Too often we are certain that we can't before we give ourselves a fair chance. Laurence G. Boldt
Fear stifles our thinking and actions. It creates indecisiveness that results in stagnation. I have known talented people who procrastinate indefinitely rather than risk failure. Lost opportunities cause erosion of confidence, and the downward spiral begins. Charles F. Stanley
Where there is no sense of urgency, there is usually a strong habit of procrastination. Unknown
Procrastination is the enemy of every dream. Unknown
The problem with a lot of people is that they procrastinate as if tomorrow doesn't have some tasks of its own. Unknown
Some people say 'life is too short, ' but yet constantly procrastinating as if life on earth is forever. Unknown
They say, timing is everything. But then they say, there is never a perfect time for anything. Anthony Liccione
Life itself is the best (and the only) timekeeper. Rasheed Ogunlaru
How easy it is to slip. How hard it is to climb. How wise it is to keep in step And never fall behind. Richelle E. Goodrich
Stop sleeping, Get to work! You will have much time to sleep when you die. Michael Bassey Johnson
Both positive and negative thinking are contagious. Stephen Richards
The problem with procrastination is it’s been around since the beginning of time it seems. Stephen Richards
How often do you find yourself saying, “In a minute”, “I’ll get to it” or “Tomorrow’s good enough” and every other possible excuse in the book? Compare it with how often you decide it’s got to be done, so let’s get on and do it! That should tell you just how serious your procrastinating problem really is. Stephen Richards
Habitual procrastinators will readily testify to all the lost opportunities, missed deadlines, failed relationships and even monetary losses incurred just because of one nasty habit of putting things off until it is often too late. Stephen Richards
Lazy people, the truly lazy people live on information, strategies, ideas, plans and many other criticals, simply to spend one hour of hard work and make the rest feel like a breeze. Alan Rios