Tuesday, July 27

English Vocabulary: Procrastination

What is procrastination?

Procrastination is when you put off doing something until a later date, even though you know you really ought to do it now and get it out of the way.

Watch this video to see some examples of procrastination "in action" :-)

Some Famous Quotes About Procrastination

"You may delay, but time will not." Benjamin Franklin

"If you want to make an easy job seem mighty hard, just keep putting off doing it." Olin Miller

"To think too long about doing a thing often becomes its undoing." Eva Young

"The best way to get something done is to begin." Unknown Author

"I do my work at the same time each day - the last minute." Unknown Author

"The two rules of procrastination:

1) Do it today. 2) Tomorrow will be today tomorrow." Unknown Author

"Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week." Spanish Proverb

"Someday is not a day of the week." Unknown Author

"Only Robinson Crusoe had everything done by Friday." Unknown Author

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with thanks to @tamaslorincz, for finding this great little video!