"If the moment is everthing, then everything is time."
"How can you say: "I love you forever!" ; Whereas bit of time can change everything"
"Time is an old firmly rooted tree; we are the breeze rustling its leaves."
"The past embraces the futureThe future embraces the pastThey are both intertwinedLinked in all eternity"
"If you wait to do everything until you're sure it's right, you'll probably never do much of anything."
"The work of memory collapses time."
"Our nemesis is time, against which we have a single ally, memory, and even it betrays us."
"Time brings an end to everything. We should not mistake for a tragedy what is no more than the passage of time."
"She has that quality, does the Hudson, as I imagine all great rivers do: the deep, abiding sense that those activities what take place on shore among human beings are of the moment, passing, and aren't the stories by way of which the greater tale of this planet will, in the end, be told."
"Time was like that, though - racing forward when she wanted it to slow down, then crawling to a stop when she could least bear it."