Tomás Saraceno, On Space Time Foam, 2012. Transparent crystal clear pvc membrane. Installation view at Hangar Bicocca, Milan, Italy © Studio Tomás Saraceno

“Human memory can be read in stone.”
Victor Hugo

“They always say time changes things,
but you actually have to change them yourself”.
Andy Warhol

“My favourite pastime is letting time pass,
having time, taking time,
wasting time, living against time.”
Françoise Sagan, toxique

“We live in deeds, not years; in thoughts, not breaths; In feelings, not in figures on a dial. We should count time by heart-throbs.”
Philip James BaileyFestus
Scene A Country Town–Market-place-Noon

The clock at the Musée d’Orsay in Paris on 12 October 2011
afp.com / PIERRE VERDY

“Time and space are modes by which we think and not conditions in which we live.
Albert Einstein

“The end crowns all,
And that old common arbitrator, Time,
Will one day end it.”

William Shakespeare
Troilus and Cressida. Act IV. Scene 5.

“What is the past, if not the present that is late?”
Pierre Dac

“Three thousand six hundred times an hour, the second one whispers: Remember.”
Charles Baudelaire

Astronaut, swimmer, musician: to each his relationship to time ©Kevin Lucbert for Echos Week-End

“Time must be given to time. ”
De Miguel de Cervantès

“Time reveals all things.”
De Tertullien / Apologétique

“There’s no time for everything.”
De Honoré de Balzac / Le Lys dans la vallée

“There is a time for everything and a moment for everything under the sun.
There is a time to be born and a time to die.
There is also a time to cry and a time to laugh, a time to lament and a time to dance.
There is a time to seek and a time to lose.”

Ecclésiaste 3.1-6

The Eiffel Tower and Time

“Time is the father of truth.”
De François Rabelais

”Time don’t wait.”

“Time brings everything to light.”
De Thalès

“Even the pendulum goes with the times.”
De Stanislaw Jerzy Lec / Nouvelles pensées échevelées

“Time: The most important raw material.”
De Stanislaw Jerzy Lec
Nouvelles pensées échevelées

“Humans say that time passes. Time says that humans pass…”

“They’re content to kill time while they wait for time to kill them.”
De Simone de Beauvoir

Tomás Saraceno, Algo-r(h)thms, 2018. Installation view at ON AIR, Palais de Tokyo, Paris © Photography by Andrea Rossetti

“Man doesn’t make time go forward, time makes man go forward.”
Proverb tchoude

“Time is money. ”
De Benjamin Franklin

“Time is the moving image of eternity”

“Time carries everything away, the mind as well as the rest.”

“It’s a creation of man, time! Nature provides us with the oscillation and man counts these oscillations. The only condition is that we must not make mistakes when counting and we must always do it, so that we keep time!”
Giovanni Busca, Director of the Neuchâtel Observatory from 1988 to 2001

“In time… in time, go, it all goes away. You forget the face, and you forget the voice. When the heart stops beating, there’s no need to look any further. You have to let it go and that’s fine. With time…”
Léo Ferré