Quotes for: eternity
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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.
Art repeats the eternal Ideas apprehended through pure contemplation, the essential and abiding element in all the phenomena of the world.
The mysterious way leads inwards. Eternity with its worlds — the past and future — is in ourselves or nowhere.
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me than this short present time, which nevertheless seems endless.
Death is a commingling of eternity with time in the death of a good man, eternity is seen looking through time.
Light had its allotted time; but timeless and infinite is the reign of the night − the duration of sleep eternal.
The human mind cannot be absolutely destroyed with the body, but there remains of it something which is eternal.
Beauty is unbearable, drives us to despair, offering us for a minute the glimpse of an eternity that we should like to stretch out over the whole of time.
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