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).

Time Aphorisms #73

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SEIKO SKX 781, ORANGE MONSTER

Self-winding, mechanical diver’s watch with a rugged, reliable 7S26 cal. movement

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Longines Master Collection Moonphase 2005

with the ubiquitous movement Valjoux 7751, 25 jewels, 28800 vibr/h, 42 h power reserve

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Hamilton 992 Railroad Watch

1934 Lancaster Pennsylvania

Peak of the once mighty American mechanical watchmaking industry

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

WILLIAM PENN

“Time is the wisest counselor of all.”

PERICLES

“Nothing is a waste of time, if you use the experience wisely.”

AUGUSTE RODIN