Definition: carefully observant of the appointed time; prompt; respectful of other people’s time

Synonyms: exact, precise

Compatible Qualities: organization, prepared, timely

• The trouble with being punctual is that nobody’s there to appreciate it. — Franklin Pierce Jones (1908-1980) American satirist & journalist
• I have to work hard to be punctual, to not lose my temper, take direction and be told what to do – and most of all listen rather than talk. — Alfie Evan Allen (1986-) English actor