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PROVERB

DON'T PUT OFF UNTIL TOMORROW WHAT YOU CAN DO TODAY.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; TRENTON

James Callow Keyword(s): ADVICE: NEGATIVE ; PROCRASTINATION

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

Date learned: NOT GIVEN

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IT ISN'T THE DAY OF THE STORM YOU ARE SUPPOSED TO FIX
THE ROOF.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Keyword(s): PROCRASTINATION EMERGENCY

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

Date learned: 11-18-1970

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"TOMORROW, TOMORROW, BUT NOT TODAY," EVERY LAZY MAN
WILL SAY.

Where learned: HUNGARY

Keyword(s): TIME PROCRASTINATION

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Proverb C880.400

Date learned: 00-00-1910

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GERMAN PROVERB

TOMORROW, TOMORROW ONLY NOT TODAY,
SAY ALL THE LAZY PEOPLE.

Submitter comment: {GERMAN:} MORGEN, MORGEN NUR NICHT HEUTE
SPRACHE ALLE FAULE LEUTE.

Where learned: SAINT LEONARD SCHOOL

Keyword(s): PROCRASTINATION SLOTH

Subject headings: Ballad Song Dance Game Music Verse -- Proverb
PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

Date learned: 09-21-1965

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Proverb

Time and tide wait for no man.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V300] crossed out. Replaced with current classification

Located in pile marked Duplicates and Other Rejects

Keyword(s): PATIENCE ; PROCRASTINATION ; Tide ; TIME

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Metaphor

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Proverb

Time waits for no man

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V600] crossed out. Replaced with current classification.

Located in pile marked Duplicates and Other Rejects

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Keyword(s): PATIENCE ; PROCRASTINATION ; TIME

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Metaphor

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Proverb

Don't put off tomorrow what you can do today.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Duplicate

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; FARMINGTON

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; Maxim ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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Proverb

Never do today what you can put off until tomorrow.

Submitter comment:

Saying in High School (reverse of another done intentionally)

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V303] crossed ot. Replaced with current classification.

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; Maxim ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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Proverb

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

Lazy man's version:

Never do today what you can put off till tomorrow.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V600] crossed out. Replaced with current classifications.

Where learned: MICHIGAN ; DETROIT

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; LAZY ; Maxim ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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Proverb

Don't put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V600] crossed out. Replaced with current classification.

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; Maxim ; Procrastinate ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; Today ; TOMORROW ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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Proverb

Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.

Submitter comment:

Heard it from my parents.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V600] crossed out. Replaced with current classification.

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; Maxim ; Procrastinate ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; Today ; TOMORROW ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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Proverb

Never put off til tomorrow what can be done today.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original Bn [V200] crossed out. Replaced with current classification.

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; Maxim ; Procrastinate ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; Today ; TOMORROW ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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Proverb

Never put off for tomorrow what you can do today.

Data entry tech comment:

Motifs added by TRD

James Callow comment:

Original BN [V200] crossed out. Replaced with current classification.

The number 31 is written on the bottom left corner of the submission card.

Keyword(s): Aphorism ; Apothegm ; Maxim ; Procrastinate ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB ; Today ; TOMORROW ; VERSE

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

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DO IT TOMORROW; YOU'VE MADE ENOUGH MISTAKES TODAY.

Data entry tech comment:

Updated by TRD

Where learned: TENNESSEE ; NASHVILLE

Keyword(s): Mistakes ; PARODY ; PROCRASTINATION ; PROVERB

Subject headings: PROVERB -- Proverbial Apothegm Maxim

Date learned: 02-00-1972

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