Time hath, my lord, a wallet at his back,
Wherein he puts alms for oblivion,
A great-sized monster of ingratitudes:
Those scraps are good deeds past; which are devour’d
As fast as they are made, forgot as soon
Ulysses from Troilus & Cressida Act 3 Scene III
Together with the close-up of my old and broken watch, I have included the only quote I can remember from my A Level English Lit studies of Troilus and Cressida.