There is time to be lost!
—Force Commander Indrick Boreale, Spess Mehreens We Have Fehled The Empra, a Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War: Soulstorm YouTube Poop
You have rested for 158 days and 16 hours.
—Baldur's Gate II and other post-BG1 Infinity Engine games.
The world-consuming evil will wait indefinitely as long as you're doing sidequests, so just keep dicking around with chocobos and you'll be fine.
There is apparently no crisis so imminent that will deter you from contemplating idiotic and frivolous actions.
Take your time, hurry up, the choice is yours, don't be late
Nirvana, "Come As You Are"
Easy Rider: Awarded to the hero for refusing to feel any unnecessary urgency, and saving the world in his/her own sweet time.
—Dragon Quest IX, potential end-game accolade
"That clock is going keep ticking until it reaches nine-nine-nine!"
"...What happens then?"
Because, as we all know, when the world is about to come to an end, that is the perfect time to do some sidequests!
Hey, good for you! Taking a break before saving the world! Class act.
—Linebeck, The Legend of Zelda: Phantom Hourglass
Heroes, man. Think they can mess around, maybe take care of a few sidequests, roll in here at the last second like it's all cool… this ain't new.
—Noisemaster, Cucumber Quest