Time is a brisk wind, for each hour it brings something new... but who can understand and measure its sharp breath, its mystery and its design? ~ Paracelsus

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Nocturnal, Italy, 17th century. A nocturnal is an instrument used to determine the local time based on the relative positions of two or more stars in the night sky

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Egbert van Panderen Engraving, 1610-20 Mors sceptra ligonibus aequat "Death makes sceptres and hoes equal." Mors vltima linea rerum "Death, the final boundary of things." Horace Divitiis flores... "You flourish in wealth, and boast of the society of the great and powerful; you rejoice in the beauty of the body and the honours which men pay to you. Consider yourself, that you are mortal, that you are earth, and into the earth you shall go." Quotation from Prosper Tiro of Aquitaine

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30 Day Hourglass Challenge For The Perfect Hourglass Shape - Want know how to get a hourglass figure in the shortest time possible, then read this very informative and actionable guide!

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Gilded silver hourglass, circa 1506. National Museum, Nuremberg, Germany. The Bridgeman Art Library.

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Until Dawn, AJ Jefferies on ArtStation at https://www.artstation.com/artwork/until-dawn-6d64f93b-75bd-483a-bc2c-31925a5a2cc1

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Know exactly how long five minutes are-- you don't want to end an #LSAT section too early, without filling in every bubble! When the warning is called, get busy.

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