Time Is Just A Concept....

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    ryankettposted 12 years ago

    You don't need to follow it and it is irrelevant to you, until time runs out. Your time begins, and your time ends, the labels applied to 'time' in between those points, if 'time' exists, bear little relevance to your life. You can only run out of time once, we shouldn't spend all of our time worrying about running out of time; we never know when it will run out, but the chances are it won't be soon.

    1. Mikeydoes profile image45
      Mikeydoesposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      very true and very good.

    2. Rafini profile image72
      Rafiniposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Now you're talking!  big_smile

    3. Shahid Bukhari profile image59
      Shahid Bukhariposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      Time, is one of the Manifestors of Reality ... The Human's Transient Awareness of Being.

    4. thisisoli profile image73
      thisisoliposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      In that case give me some of your time and write some articles for me please big_smile

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    ryankettposted 12 years ago

    Anybody want to buy a watch?

    1. Misha profile image64
      Mishaposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I don't wear wrist watches. smile

      1. KristenGrace profile image60
        KristenGraceposted 12 years agoin reply to this


        I never even owned a watch.  True story.

  3. Daniel Carter profile image65
    Daniel Carterposted 12 years ago

    Does anybody really know what time it is?
    Does anybody really care?


    1. lrohner profile image69
      lrohnerposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      If so I can't imagine why we've all got time enough to cry...


  4. Dave Mathews profile image60
    Dave Mathewsposted 12 years ago

    We live in the moment. We cannot live in the past for we can never turn time back. We can never live in the future for by the time tomorrow arrives, it is today. Before you can think to step into a future moment it is here and past into the past.

    1. Jerami profile image58
      Jeramiposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      When was tomorrow conceived?   And when did a-while-ago cease to exist, or did it?

      1. Dave Mathews profile image60
        Dave Mathewsposted 12 years agoin reply to this

        Science has declared that a day has 24 hours, therefore tomorrow is 1 second after the 24th. hour is started, not a second sooner. How does one determine when a while-ago began or how long it lasts?

        1. Jerami profile image58
          Jeramiposted 12 years agoin reply to this

          Good question !  Sometimes I think that A-While-Ago is still going on.

            Things that we did A-While-Ago are still aecting my life.

            Can we separate the things that ocured in the moment from the moment that they happened in?

             No we can't, ..  kinda ? ...   but not completely?
          Sure we can ?   I don't know !

  5. KristenGrace profile image60
    KristenGraceposted 12 years ago

    Interesting thread...

    I will say this: I've NEVER had a clock in my bedroom.  I'm a huge James Dean fan, (my mom says I was born in the wrong generation), and for my birthday one year, she bought my a clock with James Dean's face on it, thinking I would finally set one up.

    It sits beside my TV, without batteries, constantly showing twelve o'clock.

    It's perfect.

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    china manposted 12 years ago

    As far as I understand it we know very little about time, we have a concept of it but our understanding of time as a straight line from an infinate past to an infinate future is just a way of reconciling our place in the here and now.  I expect that this is a bit like flat earth theory - when we get a better grip on it we will wonder how we could have been so dim as to see time the way we do. 

    Mathematics is closely related and most of our 'modern' ideas of time come from maths as far as I can see - with number planes and number shapes, and from this sprang the ideas of parallel universes (in time) and alternate realities.  We have to wait for the clever people to show us I guess.

    1. Jerami profile image58
      Jeramiposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      I can't agree more.
        I think that if we didn't perceive time the way that we do, we'd go nuts.
         Like Jack Nicholson said  in the movie, ...

         There are some truths that we can not even begin to understand.   
        To imagine that time does not exist outside of our understanding, is like so many other perseptions that we falsely hold onto.
         We are not nearly as amazing as we would like to think.

  7. Kangaroo_Jase profile image78
    Kangaroo_Jaseposted 12 years ago

    Time.....a human understanding so we come to realize not everything happens all at once....

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    ryankettposted 12 years ago

    I've changed my mind about time being irrelevant. If I ignore it, I may just miss my flight to San Francisco.

    Therefore, time is highly relevant. Else, I can't go on holiday... which would suck.

  9. skyfire profile image81
    skyfireposted 12 years ago

    Timezone sucks on payout day or while checking affiliate stats. tongue

    1. wilderness profile image95
      wildernessposted 12 years agoin reply to this

      You got that right! lol

  10. rebekahELLE profile image86
    rebekahELLEposted 12 years ago

    I think a hear a song..

    'o you run and you run to catch up with the sun but it's sinking
    Racing around to come up behind you again...'   TIME

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OPBYLDqU … re=related


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