"My watches are a hundred years behind the times." A certain feeling of unrest keeps me going. I don't simply want to make watches, I want to continually improve them. This means nothing more than bringing them up to the same standards of technical perfection and precision; the same aesthetic clarity that was already attained over 100 years ago. This step backward is really a step forward. An uncommon philosophy in today's world. My book, "Signs of the Times," is where you will find more details.Braun, Peter is the author of 'Wristwatch Annual 2005 The Catalog of Producers, Models, and Specifications', published 2004 under ISBN 9780789208392 and ISBN 0789208393.