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Quotes of the Day for 29 October 2000 – Time

I hate Daylight Savings Time, and now it's over. All your clocks are once again correct after six months or so of being an hour off. I could go on at length, but I'll spare you (most of) that and just share these quotes on Time.

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The quotes:

Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side.
     - The Talmud

Men talk of killing time, while time quietly kills them.
     - Dion Boucicalt

In times like these, it is helpful to remember that there have always been times like these.
     - Paul Harvey

Tobacco, coffee, alcohol, hashish, prussic acid, strychnine, are weak dilutions; the surest poison is time.
     - Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a time for some things, and a time for all things; a time for great things, and a time for small things.
     - Miguel de Cervantes


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