Eternity Quotes

For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.

William Penn

Every action of our lives touches on some chord that will vibrate in eternity.

Edwin Hubbel Chapin

Every situation, every moment -- is of infinite worth; for it is the representative of a whole eternity.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

All that is not eternal is eternally out of date.

C. S. Lewis

Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime.

Martin Luther

Eternity is in love with the productions of time.

William Blake

Space is to place as eternity is to time.

Joseph Joubert

What nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis Singer

If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

The world -- A small parenthesis in eternity.

Thomas Browne

Eternity is a negative idea clothed with a positive name. It supposes in that to which it is applied a present existence, and is the negation of a beginning or of an end of that existence

William Paley

Sex is a flame which uncontrolled may scorch; properly guided, it will light the torch of eternity

Joseph Fetterman

Scientists are peeping toms at the keyhole of eternity.

Arthur Koestler

Beauty is eternity gazing at itself in a mirror.

Kahlil Gibran

Beauty is a precious trace that eternity causes to appear to us and that it takes away from us. A manifestation of eternity, and a sign of death as well.

Eugene Ionesco

If one understands eternity as timelessness, and not as an unending timespan, then whoever lives in the present lives for all time.

Ludwig Wittgenstein

In tragedy every moment is eternity; in comedy, eternity is a moment.

Christopher Fry

Eternity is not something that begins after you're dead. It is going on all the time. We are in it now.

Charlotte Perkins Gilman

The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.

Seneca

Eternity is a mere moment, just long enough for a joke.

Hermann Hesse

Love has a particular trait: it has a task or purpose to fulfill - to abide. By its nature, love is enduring. The Holy Spirit offers our world love that dispels uncertainty; love that overcomes the fear of betrayal; love that carries eternity within; the true love that draws us into a unity that abides!

Pope Benedict XVI

What to my Saviour shall I give Who freely hath done this for me? I'll serve him here whilst I shall live And Loue him to Eternity

Anne Bradstreet

Apart from the positive woes of perdition, an eternity of wretchedness grows from the want of love to Christ as naturally as the oak grows from the acorn, or the harvest from the scattered grain. It is not that love to Christ merits heaven; it does far better, it makes heaven. It is, as it were, the organ of sensation that takes note of heaven's blessedness.

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd

What is meant by believing in Christ but just going with trusting and loving hearts, and committing to His love and power ourselves, our souls, and all that concerns us for time and eternity?

Andrew Kennedy Hutchison Boyd

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Updated On : March 02, 2014
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