Remember That Man's Life Lies All Within This Present, As 't Were But A Hair's-breadth Of Time

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Remember that man's life lies all within this present, as 't were
but a hair's-breadth of time; as for the rest, the past is gone, the
future yet unseen. Short, therefore, is man's life, and narrow is
the corner of the earth wherein he dwells.
-- Marcus Aurelius Antoninus (121-180 AD)
-- Meditations, iii, 10