Punctuality is the soul of business.
Strict punctuality is perhaps the cheapest virtue which can give force to an otherwise utterly insignificant character.
I am a believer in punctuality though is makes me very lonely.
The trouble with being punctual is that nobody’s there to appreciate it.
There is something…more important in life than punctuality, and that is decorum.
Better three hours too soon than a minute too late.
I owe all my success in life to having been always a quarter of an hour before my time.
I could never think well of a man’s intellectual or moral character, if he was habitually unfaithful to his appointments.
The while we keep a man waiting, he reflects on our shortcomings.
Punctuality is the virtue of the bored.
Better never than late.
Punctuality is one of the cardinal business virtues: always insist on it in your subordinates.
Unfaithfulness in the keeping of an appointment is an act of clear dishonesty. You may as well borrow a person’s money as his time.
Punctuality is the stern virtue of men of business, and the graceful courtesy of princes