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  1. Picture quote by Emily Dickinson about time

    Forever is composed of nows. ⏤ Emily Dickinson


  2. Picture quote by Maya Angelou about rise

    No sun outlasts its sunset but will rise again and bring the dawn. ⏤ Maya Angelou


  3. Picture quote by Vladimir Nabokov about existence

    Our existence is but a brief crack of light between two eternities of darkness. ⏤ Vladimir Nabokov


  4. Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about live

    You must live in the present. Launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. ⏤ Henry David Thoreau


  5. Picture quote by James Dean about live

    Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today. ⏤ James Dean


  6. Picture quote about eternity

    What we do in life, echoes in eternity


  7. Picture quote by Henry David Thoreau about live

    You must live in the present. Launch yourself on every wave. Find your eternity in each moment. ⏤ Henry David Thoreau


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The story of a love is not important-what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

Helen Hayes

To see the world in a grain of sand, and to see heaven in a wild flower, hold infinity in the palm of your hands, and eternity in an hour.

William Blake

When Time is spent, Eternity begins.

Helen Hunt Jackson

After an eternity of seeking the sudden threshold of seeing and finding leaves one filled with a strange paradox of ecstasy and grief. I was born to see.

Joy Page

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

In the presence of eternity, the mountains are as transient as the clouds.

Robert Green Ingersoll

A photograph can be an instant of life captured for eternity that will never cease looking back at you.

Brigitte Bardot

We measure our days out in steps of uncertainty not turning to see how far we've come. And peer down the highway from here to eternity and reach out for love on the run.

Al Stewart

From my rotting body, flowers shall grow and I am in them and that is eternity.

Edvard Munch

L'éternité, c'est long ... surtout vers la fin.

Franz Kafka

I have just got a new theory of eternity.

Albert Einstein

Lives in eternity's sun rise.

William Blake

No man can pass into eternity, for he is already in it.

Frederic William Farrar

A circle is the reflection of eternity. It has no beginning and it has no end - and if you put several circles over each other, then you get a spiral.

Maynard James Keenan

The writer operates at a peculiar crossroads where time and place and eternity somehow meet. His problem is to find that location.

Flannery O'Connor

Part of the reason why I've never said that I was gay until now was because I didn't want that adjective assigned to my name for all of eternity. You know, gay Rosie O'Donnell.

Rosie O'Donnell

Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke.

Hermann Hesse

Calendars and clocks exist to measure time, but that signifies little because we all know that an hour can seem as eternity or pass in a flash, according to how we spend it.

Michael Ende

Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.

Albert Camus

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror. But you are the eternity and you are the mirror.

Kahlil Gibran

Every time you do a good deed you shine the light a little farther into the dark. And the thing is, when you're gone that light is going to keep shining on, pushing the shadows back.

Charles de Lint

God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement.

Marcus Garvey

Architecture aims at Eternity.

Christopher Wren

It is long since I could have adventured on eternity, through God's mercy and Christ's merits; but death remained somewhat terrible, and that now is taken away; and now death is no more to me, but to cast myself into my husband's arms, and to lie down with Him.

Donald Cargill

The realm of immediate or personal knowledge is a narrow circle in which these bodies move; the realm of knowledge derived through faith is as wide as the universe, and old as eternity.

Matthew Simpson

My brethren, when God first began to love you, He gave you all that He ever meant to give you in the lump, and eternity of time is that in which He is retailing of it out.

Thomas Goodwin

Each day is a step we make towards eternity and we shall continue thus to step from day to day until we take the last step, which will bring us into the presence of God.

Catherine McAuley

In my solitude I have pondered much on the incomprehensible subjects of space, eternity, life and death.

Alfred Russel Wallace

I was born in 1961. Now I think the 16 years that elapsed between 1961 and the end of the wars is nothing. To a child growing up it felt like an eternity, an entirely different world.

Jeremy Northam

I think hell's a real place where real people spend a real eternity.

Jerry Falwell

We do not realise that we are children of eternity. If we did, then success would be no success, and failure would be no failure to us.

Joseph Barber Lightfoot

And if we are in this state, if we had an eternity of probation, what reason have we to suppose that we should profit by it - if we had ever so long a time to chose for ourselves we should pursue our own will, to gratify our carnal I desires.

Elias Hicks

I have been blessed to see visions of eternity; and events in my future that have been important for me to foresee, have been revealed to me.

Clayton Christensen

Everything that ever happened is still happening. Past, present and future keep happening in the eternity which is Here and Now.

James Broughton

The future and eternity are two entirely different things.

Doug Coupland

There are tons of people I'd like to freeze for all of eternity, but we won't go into that!

Holly Marie Combs

Politics is for the present, but an equation is for eternity.

Albert Einstein

Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of time, destroying all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.

Madame de Stael

In tragedy every moment is eternity; in comedy, eternity is a moment.

Christopher Fry

What does the future, that half of time, matter to the man who is infatuated with eternity?

Emile M. Cioran

In eternity there is no time, only an instant long enough for a joke.

Hermann Hesse

I'm saying look, here they come, pay attention. Let your eyes transform what appears ordinary, commonplace, into what it is, a moment in time, an observed fragment of eternity.

Philip Levine

A human life is a schooling for eternity.

Gottfried Keller

I've been a big believer in musicians turned actor, going back to Sinatra winning the Oscar for 'From Here To Eternity.' David Bowie in 'Man Who Fell to Earth,' Kris Kristofferson's been great in a bunch of films. Liza Minnelli, Barbra Streisand, Mariah Carey, I thought was great in 'Precious.'

Peter Berg

For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.

William Penn

Life is the fire that burns and the sun that gives light. Life is the wind and the rain and the thunder in the sky. Life is matter and is earth, what is and what is not, and what beyond is in Eternity.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Under all speech that is good for anything there lies a silence that is better, Silence is deep as Eternity; speech is shallow as Time.

Thomas Carlyle

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis Singer

Eternity's a terrible thought. I mean, where's it all going to end?

Tom Stoppard

Eternity is not something that begins after you're dead. It is going on all the time. We are in it now.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

A hundredth of a second here, a hundredth of a second there - even if you put them end to end, they still only add up to one, two, perhaps three seconds, snatched from eternity.

Robert Doisneau

Nothing exists from eternity but God, and God is not the matter or a part of any creature, but only the maker.

William James

The world has not been in existence from eternity nor could it have been according to the present dispensation and ordering of things.

William James

So this is it. Match point for eternity.

Boris Becker

Great art is an instant arrested in eternity.

James Huneker

You know what I think? If I am tired now, I don't mind, because I have eternity to rest.

Andres Segovia

The Doctrine of the Trinity teaches that within the unity of the one Godhead there are three separate persons who are coequal in power, nature, and eternity.

Walter Martin

I think the life we are living now is just a blink in the eye of eternity.

Keir Dullea

That every man after the life in the world lives to eternity, is evident from this, that man is then spiritual, and no longer natural, and that the spiritual man, separated from the natural, remains such as he is to eternity, for man's state cannot be changed after death.

Emanuel Swedenborg

A moving body whose motion was not retarded by any resisting force would continue to move to all eternity.

Hermann von Helmholtz

My dear sister, I hope, when God Almighty in his righteous providence shall take me out of time into eternity, that it will be by a flash of lightning.

James Otis

Eternity: a moment standing still for ever.

James Montgomery

But it is the province of religion, of philosophy, of pure poetry only, to go beyond life, beyond time, into eternity.

Alfred de Vigny

I will burn, but this is a mere event. We shall continue our discussion in eternity.

Michael Servetus

If time is not real, then the dividing line between this world and eternity, between suffering and bliss, between good and evil, is also an illusion.

Herman Hesse

The simple tableau is so rich with meaning that whether represented on the mantelpiece or in the mind, it seems suspended, complete unto itself, somewhere in eternity.

Lucinda Franks

God exists in eternity. The only point where eternity meets time is in the present. The present is the only time there is.

Marianne Williamson

We're always thinking of eternity as an idea that cannot be understood, something immense. But why must it be? What if, instead of all this, you suddenly find just a little room there, something like a village bath-house, grimy, and spiders in every corner, and that's all eternity is. Sometimes, you know, I can't help feeling that that's what it is.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

I do not want to have the feeling of writing "for eternity," so to speak.

Elfriede Jelinek

The aphorism in which I am the first master among Germans, are the forms of eternity; my ambition is to say in ten sentences what everyone else says in a book -- what everyone else does not say in a book.

Friedrich Nietzsche

It's ironic that in our culture everyone's biggest complaint is about not having enough time; yet nothing terrifies us more than the thought of eternity.

Dennis Miller

We are celebrating the feast of the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity... But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me.

Meister Eckhart

He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.

William Blake

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

The truth is that there is only one terminal dignity - love. And the story of a love is not important - what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

Helen Hayes

Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity.

Henry Van Dyke

Space is to place as eternity is to time.

Joseph Joubert

War is eternity jammed into frantic minutes that will fill a lifetime with dreams and nightmares.

John Cory

The awful importance of this life is that it determines eternity.

William Barclay

We don't have an eternity to realize our dreams, only the time we are here.

Susan Taylor

Anger at lies lasts forever. Anger at truth can't last.

Greg Evans

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