You may delay, but time will not.
- Benjamin Franklin
Our determination to imitiate Christ should be such that we have no time for other matters.
- Desiderius Erasmus
Men stumble over the truth from time to time, but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
- Sir Winston Churchill
All the time a person is a child he is both a child and learning to be a parent. After he becomes a parent he becomes predominantly a parent reliving childhood.
- Benjamin McLane Spock
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.
- E.B. White
Once upon a time there was an old country, wrapped up in habit and caution. ... We have to transform our old France into a new country and marry it to its time.
- Charles De Gaulle
An invasion of armies can be resisted, but not an idea whose time has come.
- Victor Hugo
To us, the moment 8:17 A.M. means something - something very important, if it happens to be the starting time of our daily train. To our ancestors, such an odd eccentric instant was without significance - did not even exist. In inventing the locomotive, Watt and Stevenson were part inventors of time.
- Aldous Huxley