Time is clearly not our natural dimension. Thus it is that we are never really at home in time. Alternately, we find ourselves wishing to hasten the passage of time or to hold back the dawn. We can do neither, of course, but whereas the fish is at home in water, we are clearly not at home in time--because we belong to eternity.— Neal A. Maxwell
Fantastic Passage Of Time quotations
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
The wisdom acquired with the passage of time is a useless gift unless you share it.
90% of what is considered "impossible" is, in fact, possible.
The other 10% will become possible with the passage of time & technology.
Every time you judge someone else, you reveal an unhealed part of yourself.
Every positive change - every jump to a higher level of energy and awareness - involves a rite of passage. Each time to ascend to a higher rung on the ladder of personal evolution, we must go through a period of discomfort, of initiation. I have never found an exception.
Time has no divisions to mark its passage, there is never a thunder-storm or blare of trumpets to announce the beginning of a new month or year. Even when a new century begins it is only we mortals who ring bells and fire off pistols.
Unlike all the other art forms, film is able to seize and render the passage of time, to stop it, almost to possess it in infinity. I'd say that film is the sculpting of time.
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
Natural disasters in Bolivia have been getting worse with the passage of time.
It's brought about by a system: the capitalist system, the unbridled industrialization of the resources of the Planet Earth.
Have patience with everything that remains unsolved in your heart.
Do not despair if the answers don't come immediately. Some answers are only revealed with the passage of time.
A healthy human environment is one in which we try to make sense of our limits, of the accidents that can always befall us and the passage of time which inexorably changes us.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
Were I asked to define it, I should reply that archeology is that science which enables us to register and classify our knowledge of the sum of man's achievement in those arts and handicrafts whereby he has, in time past, signalized his passage from barbarism to civilization.
Just touching that old tree was truly moving to me because when you touch these trees, you have such a sense of the passage of time, of history. It's like you're touching the essence, the very substance of life.
White means the strength of fragility and the fragility of the passage of time.
Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass away.
If I could, I would stop the passage of time.
But hour follows on hour, minute on minute, each second robbing me of a morsel of myself for the nothing of tomorrow. I shall never experience this moment again.
The sand in the hourglass runs from one compartment to the other, marking the passage of moments with something constant and tangible.If you watch the flowing sand, you might see time itself riding the granules.Contrary to popular opinion, time is not an old white-haired man, but a laughing child.And time sings.
The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time.
Life has a way of testing a person's will, either by having nothing happen at all or by having everything happen at once.
My plea to educators and parents is that they should give some thought to the nature of the brain of a child, for the brain is a living mechanism, not a machine. In case of breakdown, it can substitute one of its parts for the function of another. But it has its limitations. It is subject to inexorable change with the passage of time.
The passage of time has not altered the capacity of the Redeemer to change men’s lives. As he said to the dead Lazarus, so he says to you and me: “come forth.” Come forth from the despair of doubt. Come forth from the sorrow of sin. Come forth from the death of disbelief. Come forth to a newness of life. Come forth.
After all, what was the whole wide world but a place for people to yearn for their heart's impossible desires, for those desires to become entrenched in defiance of logic, plausibility, and even the passage of time, as eternal as polished marble.
Sometimes there is no next time, no time-outs, no second chances. Sometimes it's now or never.
Experience had taught me that even the most precious memories fade with the passage of time.
A memorized scripture becomes an enduring friend that does not weaken with the passage of time.
I'm not alive. People believe memories grow vague, are erased by time, since nothing endures against the passage of time. That's the difference; time does not pass over me, over us. It doesn't erase anything, doesn't undo it. I'm not a live. I died in Auschwitz but no one knows it.
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back everything is different.
Time brings an end to everything. We should not mistake for a tragedy what is no more than the passage of time.
America is terrified of the passage of time. Prozac Nation. Land of Face Lifts.
Quite a lot of our contemporary culture is actually shot through with a resentment of limits and the passage of time, anger at what we can't do, fear or even disgust at growing old.
Your hardest times often lead to the greatest moments of your life. Keep going. Tough situations build strong people in the end.
It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.
The mere passage of time makes us all exiles.
Age has no reality except in the physical world.
The essence of a human being is resistant to the passage of time.
Live your life. Take chances. Be crazy. Don't wait. Because right now is the oldest you've ever been and the youngest you'll ever be again.
The common man is not concerned about the passage of time, the man of talent is driven by it.
Religion is about turning untested belief into unshakable truth through the power of institutions and the passage of time.
In times past there were rituals of passage that conducted a boy into manhood, where other men passed along the wisdom and responsibilities that needed to be shared. But today we have no rituals. We are not conducted into manhood; we simply find ourselves there.
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
For me, consciousness is the most interesting unsolved problem of science, and, in fact, we may never know what it is about a particular arrangement of neurons that gives rise to consciousness. Our consciousness, like the air we breathe or like the passage of time, is central to our existence as intelligent beings.
Travel gives me the opportunity to walk through the sectors of cities where one can clearly see the passage of time.
That is much of what I think the writer's job is - to slow people down.
To give them the chance to notice the passage of time as experienced by others as a reminder of what it is like to be alive. Because we are most often distracted from that. Massively distracted.
Trust has to be earned, and should come only after the passage of time.
Time would fail me were I to try to lay before you in order all the passages in the Holy Scriptures which relate to the efficacy of baptism or to explain the mysterious doctrine of that second birth which though it is our second is yet our first in Christ.