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Quote of Jean-Baptiste Rousseau - Time, that moving image of an...


Biography - Jean-Baptiste Rousseau:

Born: 1669 - Died: 1741
Period:
18th century
17th century
Place of birth: France
France

Time, that moving image of an immovable eternity.




Translation

Translation

(French, German)



French
Le Temps, cette image mobile - De l'immobile éternité.

German
Die Zeit dieses bewegliche Bild der unbeweglichen Ewigkeit.




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As if you could kill time without injuring eternity.




Quotes for: time


Quotes

Quotes about time:


In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.





Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.





Time is a great master; it regulates things well.





It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important.





Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.





What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.











Quotes for: eternity


Quotes

Quotes about eternity:


It is found again.
What? Eternity.
It is the sea
Gone with the sun.






Be humanity evermore our goal.





Love is the emblem of eternity; it confounds all notion of time; effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.





Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.





If life is ephemeral, the fact of having lived a life which is ephemeral is an eternal fact.





Eternity is like a wheel, which has neither beginning nor end.
















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