A few thought-provoking quotations relating to time:
Ah! the clock is always slow; it is later than you think.
Robert W. Service (1874-1958)
Alcohol, hashish, prussic acid, strychnine are weak dilutions. The surest poison is time.
Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882)
As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.
Henry David Thoreau (1817-1862)
But meanwhile it is flying, irretrievable time is flying.
Virgil (70-19 BC)
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff life is made of.
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
I believe that nothing that exists can be temporal, and that therefore time is unreal.
John McTaggart (1866-1925)
HAMM: What time is it? CLOV: The same as usual.
Samuel Beckett (1906-1989)
Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
Dion Boucicault (1820-1890)
Time the devourer of everything.
Ovid (43 BC-17 AD)