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"Wait for the wisest of counsellors, Time."

Pericles (495–429 B.C.)

"What is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks me, I do not know."

St. Augustine (354–430) - Confessions

"If you go flying back through time and you see yourself flying forward, it's probably best to avoid eye contact!"

Jack Handey (1949–) - adapted from Deep Thoughts

"Je n’ai fait celle-ci plus longues que parce que je n'ai pas eu le loisir de la faire plus courte.
I have made this longer because I didn't have time to make it shorter."

Blaise Pascal (1623–1662)

"Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save."

Will Rogers (1879–1935)

"Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion. [Parkinson's Law]"

Cyril Northcote Parkinson (1909–1993)

"Procrastination is the thief of time."

Edward Young (1683–1765)

"Time is the greatest innovator."

Francis Bacon (1561–1626)

"Time you can enjoy wasting is never wasted time."


"Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time."

Marthe Troly-Curtin - Phrynette Married (1912)

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