65 Planner Quotes On Success In Life

These planner quotes will inspire you. A planner is a person who plans something; often or a list or chart with information that is an aid to planning.

A collection of motivating, happy, and encouraging planner quotes, planner sayings, and planner proverbs.

Best Planner Quotes

  1. “In the planning and designing of new communities, housing projects, and urban renewal, the planners both private and public, need to give explicit consideration to the kind of world that is being created for the children who will be growing up in these settings. Particular attention should be given to the opportunities which the environment presents or precludes for involvement of children both older and younger than themselves.” ~ Urie Bronfenbrenner
  2. “He who fails to plan, plans to fail.” ~ Emily Giffin
  3. “I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.” ~ Maya Angelou
  4. “Success depends upon previous preparation, and without such preparation, there is sure to be failure.” ~ Confucius

  5. “Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” ~ Gloria Steinem
  6. “It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan.” ~ Eleanor Roosevelt
  7. “Without leaps of imagination or dreaming, we lose the excitement of possibilities. Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning.” ~ Gloria Steinem
  8. “Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe.” ~ Abraham Lincoln

  9. “Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” ~ Helen Keller
  10. “By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” ~ Benjamin Franklin
  11. “The average American’s day planner has fewer holes in it than Ray Charles’s dartboard.” ~ Dennis Miller
  12. “I’m not good at future planning. I don’t plan at all. I don’t know what I’m doing tomorrow. I don’t have a day planner and I don’t have a diary. I completely live in the now, not in the past, not in the future.” ~ Heath Ledger

  13. “My mother is an office manager, my father a professor of economics and financial planner.” ~ Poppy Z. Brite
  14. “Clearly, the American war planners misjudged the determination of the Iraqi forces.” ~ Peter Arnett
  15. “Productivity is never an accident. It is always the result of a commitment to excellence, intelligent planning, and focused effort.” ~ Paul J. Meyer
  16. “Quality is never an accident. It is always the result of intelligent effort.” ~ John Ruskin

  17. “Good fortune is what happens when opportunity meets with planning.” ~ Thomas A. Edison
  18. “Nothing ever comes to one, that is worth having, except as a result of hard work.” ~ Booker T. Washington
  19. “Let our advance worrying become advance thinking and planning.” ~ Winston Churchill
  20. “As a novelist, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories and I give them money.” ~ Martin Cruz Smith

  21. “We don’t believe in planners and deciders making the decisions on behalf of Americans.” ~ George W. Bush
  22. “Walk with the dreamers, the believers, the courageous, the cheerful, the planners, the doers, the successful people with their heads in the clouds and their feet on the ground. Let their spirit ignite a fire within you to leave this world better than when you found it.” ~ Wilferd Peterson
  23. “If your priorities don’t get scheduled into your planner, other people’s priorities will get put into your planner.” ~ Robin Sharma
  24. “Where there is writing- there is a writer Where there is planning- there is a planner Where there is a building- there is a builder Where there is a miracle- there is a God!” ~ Bliss Carman

  25. “When a planner speaks of implementing goals rationally, he implies that it is possible to demonstrate logically and experimentally the relationship between the proposed means and the ends they are intended to further.” ~ Alan A. Altshuler
  26. “If a policeman must know the Constitution, then why not a planner?” ~ William J. Brennan
  27. “If there are a bunch of fruit trees, one can say that whoever created these fruit trees wanted some apples. In other words, by looking at the order in the world, we can infer purpose and from purpose, we begin to get some knowledge of the Creator, the Planner of all this. This is, then, how I look at God. I look at God through the works of God’s hands and from those works imply intentions. From these intentions, I receive an impression of the Almighty.” ~ Arno Allan Penzias
  28. “To escape the cycle of tragedy, we (searchers) have to be tough on the ideas of the planners, even while we salute their goodwill.” ~ William Easterly

  29. “Financial planners who take commissions have a built-in conflict of interest…even with disclosure, my choice would be a Fee-Only planner.” ~ Jane Bryant Quinn
  30. “Indeed, if communist central planners could have organized the economy with as much detail, precision, and flexibility as a modern-day Toyota or Wal-Mart, communism would probably still exist.” ~ Jim Stanford
  31. “I’ve never been a planner. I didn’t know I was going to run for the State House. I didn’t know I was going to run for governor. I don’t know what’s next, and I love not thinking about it because the doors open at a certain time.” ~ Nikki Haley
  32. “I am entirely persuaded that the American public is more reasonable, restrained and more mature than most of our industry’s program planners believe.” ~ Edward R. Murrow

  33. “Where I’m is one of those stair climbing machines the agent has installed. You climb and climb forever and never get off the ground. You’re trapped in your hotel room. It’s the mystical sweat love lodge experience of our time, the only sort of Indian vision quest we can schedule into our daily planner. Our Stair Master to Heaven.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk , Daily planner quotes
  34. “My ideal of womanhood has always been the pioneer woman who fought and worked at her husband’s side. She bore the children, kept the home fires burning; she was the hub of the family, the planner, and the dreamer.” ~ Lucille Ball
  35. “The more the plans fail, the more the planners plan.” ~ Ronald Reagan
  36. “Financial planners are salespeople. They are NOT teachers. Get your education from someone NOT getting a commission.” ~ Robert Kiyosaki

  37. “Strategists who don’t take time to think are just planners.” ~ Max McKeown
  38. “For the person that wrote that, were they involved with anything last year that was as culturally significant as the Yeezus tour or that album? … The bar was terrible, and the wedding planner didn’t approve it with me. I was having issues with this wedding planner the entire time on approvals, and I get there and they threw some weird plastic bar there.” ~ Kanye West , Wedding daily planner quotes
  39. “I believe that the idea of the totality, the finality of the master plan, is misguided. One should advocate a gradual transformation of public space, a metamorphic process, without relying on a hypothetical time in the future when everything will be perfect. The mistake of planners and architects is to believe that fifty years from now Alexanderplatz will be perfected. -p.197” ~ Daniel Libeskind
  40. “Mom is a planner, an organizer. She’s very strong and practical. She’s the person that’ll tell me if I ever start to change my personality. The balance of the two of them created my personality.” ~ Taylor Swift

  41. “Will you still want me if I’m poor, Kat?” “What kind of question is that?” “No. Seriously. You’re the planner. Simon’s the genius. The Bagshaws are the muscle. And Gabrielle is . . . Gabrielle. But what am I, Kat? I’m the guy who writes the checks.” “No. You’re the most naturally gifted inside man I have ever seen. And I was raised by Bobby Bishop.” She made him look into her eyes. “I don’t care about your money.” ~ Ally Carter
  42. “We will have to become ‘perpetual marketers’, to learn to be channel and data planners without losing our human insight or creativity; to vastly increase the level of accountability and provide more relevant experiences for customers.” ~ John Woodward
  43. “…We have seven people who knew the skewers were there: the wedding planner, the reception hall manager, the dressmaker, the florist, the veil-maker, the cake-maker, and the caterer. I haven’t ruled out the butcher, the baker, and the candlestick maker, either.” ~ Linda Howard
  44. “You think Ivy’s a planner? She has nothing on a motivated elf with too much money.” ~ Kim Harrison

  45. “Of all the islands he’d visited, two stood out. The island of the past, he said, where the only time was past time and the inhabitants were bored and more or less happy, but where the weight of illusion was so great that the island sank a little deeper into the river every day. And the island of the future, where the only time was the future, and the inhabitants were planners and strivers, such strivers, said Ulises, that they were likely to end up devouring one another.” ~ Roberto Bolano
  46. “All things being equal, letting people make decisions for themselves will produce smarter outcomes, collectively, than relying on government planners.” ~ James Surowiecki
  47. “Inspiration, hunger: these are the qualities that drive good schools. The best we educational planners can do is to create the most likely conditions for them to flourish, and then get out of their way.” ~ Ted Sizer
  48. “I’m a planner, and most networks don’t plan. Bravo doesn’t plan. Bravo is lucky in a lot of ways – they’ve got a lot of great talent, but at the same time, they don’t nurture it. They lost ‘Project Runway.'” ~ Patti Stanger

  49. “That’s what we do in this country. That’s the American Dream. That’s freedom, and I’ll take it any day over the supervision and sanctimony of the central planners.” ~ Paul Ryan
  50. “With regard to power, women don’t have the vanity men have. They don’t need to make power visible, they only want the power to give them the other things they want. Security. Food. Enjoyment. Revenge. Peace. They are rational, power-seeking planners, who think beyond the battle, beyond the victory celebrations. And because they have an inborn capacity to see weakness in their victims, they know instinctively when and how to strike. And when to stop. You can’t learn that.” ~ Jo Nesbo
  51. “A vast industry of stockbrokers, financial planners, and investment advisers skims a fortune for themselves off the top in exchange for passing their clients’ money on to people who, as a whole, cannot possibly outperform the market.” ~ Michael Lewis
  52. “I seek the spread of freedom and democracy in the way that satisfies God. They [Americans] have planned and paved the ways for a long time, but it is God who is the real planner – and the proof of this is the fall of the American twin towers […] a miracle from God.” ~ Muqtada al Sadr

  53. “The advantage of a free market is that it allows millions of decision-makers to respond individually to freely determined prices, allocating resources – labor, capital, and human ingenuity – in a manner that can’t be mimicked by a central plan, however brilliant the central planner.” ~ Friedrich August von Hayek
  54. “[What if my advisor talks only about returns, not risk?] … It’s his job to take risks into account by telling you the range of possible outcomes you face. If he won’t, go get a new planner, someone who will get real.” ~ William Forsyth Sharpe
  55. “Our planning system was dynamite when we first put it in. The thinking was fresh; the form mattered little. It was idea-oriented. We then hired ahead of planning, and he hired two vice presidents, and then he hired a planner, and the books got thicker, and the printing more sophisticated, and the covers got harder, and the drawings got better.” ~ John Welch
  56. “There are dreamers and there are planners; the planners make their dreams come true.” ~ Edwin Louis Cole

  57. “During bomb drills, we students were told to crouch under our desks. Apparently, the desks used in classrooms in the fifties were made of an exceptionally missile-resistant variety of wood. During the Cold War years, I often wondered why it never occurred to our defense planners to protect the entire nation from nuclear attack by simply covering it, from sea to shining sea, with a huge Strategic Classroom Desk.” ~ Dave Barry
  58. “Savers like spenders, worriers like avoiders, and planners marry dreamers.” ~ Olivia Mellan
  59. “How this feels is I’m just another task in God’s daily planner: The Renaissance penciled in for right after the Dark Ages. The Information Age is scheduled immediately after the Industrial Revolution. Then the Post-Modern Era, then The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse. Famine. Check. Pestilence. Check. War. Check. Death. Check. And between the big events, the earthquakes, and tidal waves, God’s got me squeezed in for a cameo appearance. Then maybe in thirty years, or maybe next year, God’s daily planner has me finished.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk
  60. “God is the one great employer, thinker, planner, supervisor.” ~ Henry Ward Beecher

  61. “Life insurance can be numbingly complicated. Clients often turn off their brains and surrender their judgment to the very agent or planner who brought on their coma in the first place.” ~ Jane Bryant Quinn
  62. “I used to be a big planner and had to have things figured out ahead of time, but I’m learning to love living in the moment. Last night, I called my friend up randomly and said, ‘Where are you? I want to come see you!’ It’s not a new version of me. I’m just embracing it more.” ~ Lily Collins
  63. “I’m not a big planner when I travel; I just feel it out.” ~ Daria Werbowy

  64. “I don’t plan. I don’t think, ‘I have to do this kind of part ’cause I’ve done that kind of part.’ I’m not a very good planner.” ~ Rupert Graves
  65. “Quinn’s First Law of Investing is never to buy anything whose price you can’t follow in the newspapers. An investment without a public marketplace attracts the fabulists the way picnics attract ants. Stockbrokers and financial planners can tell you anything they want because no one really knows what’s true. The First Corollary to Quinn’s First Law states that, even when the price is in the newspapers, you shouldn’t buy anything too complex to explain to the average 12-year-old.” ~ Jane Bryant Quinn

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