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Letter "C" » clocks
«I once made love for an hour and fifteen minutes, but it was the night the clocks are set ahead.»
«But all the clocks in the city Began to whirr and chime:'O let not Time deceive you, You cannot conquer Time.»
Author: W. H. Auden
, In the City
, The City
, The Clocks
«Governments, like clocks, go from the motion men give them, and as governments are made and moved by men, so by them they are ruined too. Wherefore governments rather depend upon men than men upon governments. Let men be good, and the government cannot be bad; if it be ill, they will cure it. But, if men be bad, let the government be ever so good, they will endeavor to warp and spoil it to their turn.»
Author: William Penn
, depend upon
, ever so
, the government
«Clocks slay time... time is dead as long as it is being clicked off by little wheels; only when the clock stops does time come to life.»
Author: William Faulkner
as it is
, come to life
, only when
, The Clocks