Marcel Proust Quotes on time

We are able to find everything in our memory, which is like a dispensary or chemical laboratory in which chance steers our hand sometimes to a soothing drug and sometimes to a dangerous poison... view

By: Marcel Proust

The time at our disposal each day is elastic.. view

By: Marcel Proust

The world was not created once and for all time for each of us individually. There are added to it in the course of our life things of which we have never had any suspicion... view

By: Marcel Proust

Time, which changes people, does not alter the image we have retained of them... view

By: Marcel Proust

Time passes, and little by little everything that we have spoken in falsehood becomes true... view

By: Marcel Proust

If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time... view

By: Marcel Proust

In theory one is aware that the earth revolves, but in practice one does not perceive it, the ground upon which one treads seems not to move, and one can live undisturbed. So it is with Time in one's life... view

By: Marcel Proust

People wish to learn to swim and at the same time to keep one foot on the ground... view

By: Marcel Proust

Love is space and time measured by the heart... view

By: Marcel Proust

En amour, il est plus facile de renoncer à un sentiment que de perdre une habitude... view

By: Marcel Proust