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A list of the best planning quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous planning quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic planning quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational planning quotes from that same writer.

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Planning without action is fut... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Planning without action is futile, action without planning is fatal

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The person who doesn't know wh... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
The person who doesn't know where his next dollar is coming from usually doesn't know where his last dollar went.

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Plan well before you take the ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Plan well before you take the journey. Remember the carpenter's rule: Measure twice, cut once.

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Before you speak, listen. Befo... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Before you speak, listen. Before you write, think. Before you spend, earn. Before you invest, investigate. Before you criticize, wait. Before you pray, forgive. Before you quit, try. Before you retire, save. Before you die, give.

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Don't be a time manager, be a ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Don't be a time manager, be a priority manager. Cut your major goals into bite-sized pieces. Each small priority or requirement on the way to ultimate goal become a mini goal in itself. Denis Waitley

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The wise man bridges the gap b... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
The wise man bridges the gap by laying out the path by means of which he can get from where he is to where he wants to go. J. P. Morgan

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All you need is the plan, the ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. Earl Nightingale

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I am prepared for the worst, b... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
I am prepared for the worst, but hope for the best. Benjamin Disraeli

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Plans are nothing; planning is... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Plans are nothing; planning is everything. Dwight D. Eisenhower

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A man who does not think and p... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
A man who does not think and plan long ahead will find trouble right at his door. Confucius

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When you're dying of thirst it... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
When you're dying of thirst it's too late to think about digging a well.

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No one was ever lost on a stra... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
No one was ever lost on a straight road.

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I'm just preparing my imprompt... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
I'm just preparing my impromptu remarks. Winston Churchill

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Before you build a better mous... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Before you build a better mousetrap, it helps to know if there are any mice out there.

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When planning for a year, plan... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
When planning for a year, plant corn. When planning for a decade, plant trees. When planning for life, train and educate people.

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To be prepared is half the vic... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
To be prepared is half the victory. Miguel de Cervantes

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A good plan today is better th... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow. George S. Patton

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By failing to prepare, you are... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. Benjamin Franklin

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There is in the act of prepari... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
There is in the act of preparing, the moment you start caring. Winston Churchill

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It takes as much energy to wis... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan. Eleanor Roosevelt

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If you don't design your own l... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
If you don't design your own life plan, chances are you'll fall into someone else's plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. Jim Rohn

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Before beginning, plan careful... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Before beginning, plan carefully. Cicero

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One step at a time is good wal... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
One step at a time is good walking.

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If you employed study, thinkin... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny. W. Clement Stone

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Few people have any next, they... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Few people have any next, they live from hand to mouth without a plan, and are always at the end of their line. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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We always plan too much and al... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
We always plan too much and always think too little. Joseph Schumpeter

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You can never plan the future ... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
You can never plan the future by the past. Edmund Burke

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Somewhere there is a map of ho... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Somewhere there is a map of how it can be done. Ben Stein

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For every minute spent in orga... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
For every minute spent in organizing, an hour is earned.

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Plan your work for today and e... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan. Norman Vincent Peale

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At all times it is better to h... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
At all times it is better to have a method. Mark Caine

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A good plan violently executed... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
A good plan violently executed right now is far better than a perfect plan executed next week. George S. Patton

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Reduce your plan to writing. T... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire. Napoleon Hill

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When schemes are laid in advan... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
When schemes are laid in advance, it is surprising how often the circumstances will fit in with them. William Osler

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Plan more than you can do, the... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Plan more than you can do, then do it. Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it. Hitch your wagon to a star, keep your seat, and there you are

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Most people are content to let... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Most people are content to let perfect days happen at random rather than PLAN for them.

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Divide your movements into eas... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Divide your movements into easy-to-do sections. If you fail, divide again. Peter Nivio Zarlenga

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Make your mold. The best flux ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Make your mold. The best flux in the world will not make a usable shape unless you have a mold to pour it in. Robert Collier

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If we had more time for discus... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
If we had more time for discussion we should probably have made a great many more mistakes. Leon Trotsky

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Planning ahead is a measure of... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Planning ahead is a measure of class. The rich and even the middle class plan for future generations, but the poor can plan ahead only a few weeks or days. Gloria Steinem

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The time to repair the roof is... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shinning. John F. Kennedy

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In preparing for battle I have... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable. Dwight D. Eisenhower

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It's never too late to start p... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
It's never too late to start planning for the future.

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Failure to prepare is preparin... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Failure to prepare is preparing to fail. John Wooden

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Whatever failures I have known... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Whatever failures I have known, whatever errors I have committed, whatever follies I have witnessed in private and public life have been the consequence of action without thought. Bernard Baruch

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Go make yourself a plan / And ... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Go make yourself a plan / And be a shining light. / Then make yourself a second plan, / For neither will come right. Bertolt Brecht

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To map out a course of action ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires some of the same courage that a soldier needs. Ralph Waldo Emerson

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It is a mistake to look too fa... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link in the chain of destiny can be handled at a time. Winston Churchill

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For the happiest life, days sh... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance. Mignon McLaughlin

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Your problem is to bridge the ... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Quotes About Planning
Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach. Earl Nightingale