noun: time; plural noun: times
the indefinite continued progress of existence and events in the past, present, and future regarded as a whole.
Gee, so now I get to choose between Eternalism, Presentist or Block Universe – but does that actually matter, because as far as I can see Time is still going to pass the same as it always has done, regardless of what definitions or philosophical tags we try to attach to it.
By now I was feeling a little depressed, so I wanted to spend some time in positive reinforcement, and the internet is loaded with a plethora of quotes about time, amongst which I found these two little gems.
Forever is composed of nows. – Emily Dickenson
But what minutes! Count them by sensation, and not by calendars, and each moment is a day. – Benjamin Disraeli
I hope your nows are building up to a great forever, and your day is filled with minute sensations.
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