Time moves in one direction, memory in another.
Time changes everything except something within us which is always surprised by change.
I must govern the clock, not be governed by it.—Golda Meir
Time is what we want most, but what we use worst. —William Penn
Time is the longest distance between two places.—Tennessee Williams
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend. —Theophrastus
There’s never enough time to do all the nothing you want.—Bill Watterson
Time flies over us, but leaves its shadow behind. —Nathaniel Hawthorne
It is strange that the years teach us patience; that the shorter our time, the greater our capacity for waiting.—Elizabeth Taylor
Time is an illusion.—Albert Einstein
Time sometimes flies like a bird, sometimes crawls like a snail; but a man is happiest when he does not even notice whether it passes swiftly or slowly.—Ivan Turgenev
You may delay, but time will not.—Benjamin Franklin
Time goes, you say? Ah, no! Alas, time stays, we go.—Henry Austin Dobson
Time abides long enough for those who make use of it. —Leonardo da Vinci
We must use time as a tool, not as a couch. —John F KennedyImages: Vinci, Einstein, Meir,: Getty Images; Franklin: Shutterstock.Com; Hawthorne: Courtesy Library Of Congress; Williams: Jack Mitchell / Getty Images; Gibson: Ulf Andersen / Getty Images
(This story appears in the 14 October, 2016 issue of Forbes India. To visit our Archives, click here.)