Riddle #323

clean

Never ahead

Never ahead, ever behind, yet flying swiftly past; for a child, I last forever; for an adult, I'm gone too fast. What am I?
Time.
93.05 %
36 votes

Similar riddles

See also best riddles or new riddles.

cleanfunnylogiclove

Love triangle

A doctor and a bus driver are both in love with the same woman, an attractive girl named Sarah. The bus driver had to go on a long bustrip that would last a week. Before he left, he gave Sarah seven apples. Why?
An apple a day keeps the doctor away!
84.37 %
62 votes

cleanshort

Once in a minute

What comes once in a minute, twice in a moment, but never in a thousand years?
The letter "M".
83.74 %
34 votes

cleanshortwhat am I

No one ever saw me

Never was, I am always to be. No one ever saw me, nor ever will. And yet I am the confidence of all, to live and breathe on this terrestrial ball. What am I?
Future.
93.39 %
38 votes

cleanpoemswhat am I

Black child of a white father

I am the black child of a white father, a wingless bird, flying even to the clouds of heaven. I give birth to tears of mourning in pupils that meet me, even though there is no cause for grief, and at once on my birth I am dissolved into air. What am I?
Smoke.
93.55 %
39 votes