Time, space, and natural law hold for me suggestions of intolerable bondage, and I can form no picture of emotional satisfaction which does not involve their defeat—especially the defeat of time, so that one may merge oneself with the whole historic stream and be wholly emancipated from the transient and the ephemeral.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.[Sometimes misquoted as:]Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
If you wish to have little spare time, do nothing.[Если хочешь, чтобы у тебя было мало времени, – ничего не делай.]