I Wonder About the Nature of Time

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    Money only means a thing if it is linked to time. It is temporal under any circumstance. The rather enigmatic saying goes that time is money. Rightly suggesting that time is the only capital we really do possess. Its main feature for the individual is that it diminishes and it...
    moreandless moreandless
    56-60, M
    3 Responses Dec 19, 2010

    A human life is just a span of time.

    We created the concept of time and so it passes and things live and die..... Time is so trippy
    sahmmama sahmmama
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Apr 29, 2015

    A Tale of Two Times

    Conventional wisdom divides time into Past, Present, and Future. No wonder people are so hopelessly confused. In reality there are only two kinds of time External: The kind you set your watch to, the rate at which carbon 14 decays, the forth dimensional expanse of comet. ...
    Honir Honir
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Jul 2, 2009

    Some Wackiness About Space Time

    Last night I was watching a show about space travel, time and space and space-time and dozed off thinking about time. Then I logon to EP today and see this group, not an odd occurance, it happens to me often and not just with EP. However, that is a story for another group I'm...
    outercalm outercalm
    51-55, M
    3 Responses May 8, 2009

    Time Is...

    Time is a measure of change. Something that does not change is eternal or immortal.
    perseverer perseverer
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Jun 22, 2012

    Slow Down

    One thing I've often wondered about, is why time seems to move so much faster when things are going well, then slows down to a crawl when something potentially negative is going on.  Is there a scientific reason for this, like something physiological (blood pressure or...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Sep 18, 2008

    Inspired By "perception" Post

    In my early twenties, I spent my time trying to stay in sync--or ahead--of everyone else. When you're ahead of time or ahead of schedule---reaching milestones early, people admire you. I sought that admiration and rushed into things unnecessarily. So then I decided to change my...
    nebulous123 nebulous123
    26-30, F
    Mar 25, 2012

    its strange how time changes the nature of

    relations and repeats itself...once the people empowers ur life ..suddenly be under you ...i believe upon every bad time is replaced by the good times...what a balance nature has in itself...its just wow....hope is a powerful emotion to feel for!
    sincerehuman sincerehuman
    26-30, F
    Oct 22, 2014


    To me there's so many levels to sex,stirway to heaven.its the one thing that ties living beings together,some use it as power of the gods to get a mental and physical reaction out of another being whether it be reproduction,pleasure,or distraction,but its all just a little...
    lostentranslation lostentranslation
    1 Response Mar 15, 2013

    How is it that every person on earth can

    manipulate time without the vaguest idea of what time is. does time actually even exist outside of human awareness?
    deleted deleted
    Jan 22, 2015
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