Time Aphorism #189

Hamilton 992 railroad watch, 1934, Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Hamilton 992 railroad watch, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, 1934

“Know the true value of time; snatch, seize, and enjoy every moment of it. No idleness, no laziness, no procrastination; Never put off till tomorrow what you can do today.”


Time Aphorism #185

Longines Master Collection Moonphase

Longines Master Collection Moonphase

“Time is what we want most, but what we use worst.”

WILLIAM PENN (1644-1718), founder of the Province of Pennsylvania

This picture was taken using a Nikon 105mm 2.8 Ai-S micro objective with a Nikon PN-11 auto extension tube achieving a reproduction ratio of 1:1 (life size magnification).