"I had become, with the approach of night, once more aware of loneliness and time - those two companions without whom no journey can yield us anything."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."Lawrence Durrell on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."Lawrence Durrell on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."Lawrence Durrell on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."Lawrence Durrell on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."Lawrence Durrell on C. S. Lewis
"Old age is an insult. It's like being smacked."
"History is an endless repetition of the wrong way of living."
"For us artists there waits the joyous compromise through art with all that wounded or defeated us in daily life in this way, not to evade destiny, as the ordinary people try to do, but to fulfil it in its true potential - the imagination."
"It is not love that is blind, but jealousy."
"The richest love is that which submits to the arbitration of time."