Reading time zero to infinity
“Metaphor lives a secret life all around us. We utter about six metaphors a minute.” —James Geary
In what funny language does time start with a Big Bang?
“Science always uses metaphor.” —James Lovelock
In what tickled tongue does time fly, march on, or run out?
“We say that time passes, time goes by, and time flows. Those are metaphors. We also think of time as a medium in which we exist.” —James Gleick
In what cuckoo code does time tick us off?
“We are programmed to believe that time is the enemy, that it takes away from us or that it diminishes us. I have found that it’s done the opposite to me. Life is in perfect balance. It’s just that our perception of it isn’t.” —Rania Al-Abdullah
When we mention time, should we bite our tongue, stick it in our cheek, or eat our words?
“Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.” —Douglas Adams
Could the funny language time blows in on, be coined?
“Time is money.” —Benjamin Franklin
Could the tickled tongue that gives it wings, heal all wounds?
“Love is like an hourglass, with the heart filling up as the brain empties.” —Jules Renard
Could the cuckoo code that ticks us off, be a joke?
“The cuckoo who is onto himself is half way out of the clock.” —Wilson Mizner
This post henceforth reads like a jo—-well, like a book.
“Don’t wait – the time will never be just right.” —Napoleon Hill