Quotes on Time

Change merely creates an illusion of time, with each individual moment existing in its own right, complete and whole." He calls these moments "Nows". It is all an illusion: there is no motion and no change. He argues that the illusion of time is what we interpret through what he calls "time capsules", which are "any fixed pattern that creates or encodes the appearance of motion, change or history". (Julian Barbour, Wikipedia)

"All the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players. They have their exits and their entrances; And one man in his time plays many parts." (As You Like It, Shakespeare)

"According to Greene, there are two types of time in our lives: dead time, when people are passive and waiting, and alive time, when people are learning and acting and utilizing every second. Every moment of failure, every moment or situation that we did not deliberately choose or control, presents this choice: Alive time. Dead time." (Ryan Holiday, Ego Is the Enemy)

“they never have the time or money to do it right the first time,” she said of her client, “but they always have the time and money to do it again.” (Simon Sinek, Start With Why)