I would go back and find richer parents. Advantages at birth sings – ask Tiny.
If I had to spend decades figuring out how to create a time machine, why wouldn’t I use it to go back in time and tell myself how to create a time machine?
If they could use it to undo that behavior, wouldn’t that be a Good Thing?
George Pal’s Time Machine was fancier…
Or better yet, go back and talk sense to your younger self to prevent rather than obscure the incident. Dig that thing back out of the dumpster!
Out on the road today I saw a Deadhead sticker on a Cadillac.
A little voice inside my head said:
“Don’t look back, you can never look back.”
There is a theory that you will not be able to go back in time,
However, once you build a time travel station that works
you might be able to go back in time to when the first time machine was invented.