(flourished c. 500 B.C. - )
Indian sage and writer whose name translates literally as “Compiler.” Also known as Veda Vyāsa or Krishna Dvaipāyana. He is reputed to have composed or compiled the Mahabharata, a collection of legendary poetry.
Science Quotes by Vyasa (1 quote)
Time is awake when all things sleep.
Time stands straight when all things fall.
Time shuts in all and will not be shut.
Is, was, and shall be are Time’s children.
O Reason! be witness! be stable!
In The Mahabarata (1968), Vol. 1, 31, v. 247-248