Jeff Sexton

Tuesday, August 03, 2010

Modes of Time

The Passage of TimeImage by ToniVC via Flickr“With the past, I have nothing to do; nor with the future. I live now.”

-- Ralph Waldo Emerson

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"I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past."
-- Thomas Jefferson

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"We seem to be going through a period of nostalgia, and everyone seems to think yesterday was better than today. I don't think it was, and I would advise you not to wait ten years before admitting today was great. If you're hung up on nostalgia, pretend today is yesterday and just go out and have one hell of a time."
-- Art Buchwald

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Some food for thought... Philip Zimbardo’s remarkable talk on the Secret Powers of Time:





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