Quotes of the Day for 31 December 2000 – Time and Endings
The last issue of Quotes of the Day for the twentieth century and the second millennium requires quotes on Time and Endings. Take care tonight and drive safely, I intend to be back with you next year and am counting on your being here as well.
The lives of all people flow through time, and, regardless of how brutal one moment may be, how filled with grief or pain or fear, time flows through all lives equally.
- Orson Scott Card
Do not act as if thou wert going to live ten thousand years. Death hangs over thee. While thou livest, while it is in thy power, be good.
- Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
There is never any end ... There are always new sounds to imagine; new feelings to get at. And always, there is the need to keep purifying these feelings and sounds so that we can really see what we've discovered in its pure state.
- John Coltrane
The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning.
- George Baker, 1877 - 1965
Don't wake me for the end of the world unless it has very good special effects.
- Roger Zelazny, 1937 - 1995
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