Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.— Mother Teresa
Mind-blowing Carpe Diem quotations
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour.
Beauty is not in the face; beauty is a light in the heart.
Her philosophy is carpe diem for herself and laissez faire for others.
We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it.
I believe that order is better than chaos, creation better than destruction.
I prefer gentleness to violence, forgiveness to vendetta. On the whole I think knowledge is preferable to ignorance, and I am sure human sympathy is more valuable than ideology.
One positive thought produces millions of positive vibrations.
It's being here now that's important.
There's no past and there's no future. Time is a very misleading thing. All there is ever, is the now. We can gain experience from the past, but we can't relive it; and we can hope for the future, but we don't know if there is one.
Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive;
enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think.
Carpe diem. (Seize the day.)
In playing ball, and in life, a person occasionally gets the opportunity to do something great. When that time comes, only two things matter: being prepared to seize the moment and having the courage to take your best swing.
Boys, you must strive to find your own voice, because the longer you wait to begin the less likely you are to find it at all.
Music education opens doors that help children pass from school into the world around them - a world of work, culture, intellectual activity, and human involvement. The future of our nation depends on providing our children with a complete education that includes music.
History is a pact between the dead, the living, and the yet unborn.
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.
To move, to breathe, to fly, to float, To gain all while you give, To roam the roads of lands remote, To travel is to live.
Carpe diem, quam minimum credula postero.Lat., Seize the day, put no trust in tomorrow.
It's a mere moment in a man's life between an All-Star game and an old-timer's game.
Better the occasional faults of a government that lives in a spirit of charity than the consistent omissions of a government frozen in the ice of its own indifference.
The creative person is both more primitive and more cultivated, more destructive, a lot madder and a lot saner, than the average person.
The aim of every artist is to arrest motion, which is life, by artificial means and hold it fixed so that a hundred years later, when a stranger looks at it, it moves again since it is life.
Music gives us a language that cuts across the disciplines, helps us to see connections and brings a more coherent meaning to our world.
Real love begins where nothing is expected in return.
I will not wait to love as best as I can.
We thought we were young and that there would be time to love well sometime in the future. This is a terrible way to think. It is no way to live, to wait to love.
There's more to life then living, so hold on.
find your eternity in each moment
I want to take my rightful share of life by force, I want to give lavishly, I want love to flow from my heart, to ripen and bear fruit. There are many horizons that must be visited, fruit that must be plucked, books read, and white pages in the scrolls of life to be inscribed with vivid sentences in a bold hand.
And the star-spangled banner in triumph doth wave, O'er the land of the free and the home of the brave.
Set wide the window. Let me drink the day.
Some people try to turn back their odometers.
Not me, I want people to know “why” I look this way. I’ve traveled a long way and some of the roads weren’t paved.
When you reach the heart of life you shall find beauty in all things, even in the eyes that are blind to beauty.
Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be.
All the gold in the world cannot buy a dying man one more breath--so what does that make today worth?
What part soever you take upon you, play that as well as you can and make the best of it.
The most valuable things in life are priceless.
They are courage, compassion, wisdom, respect for ourselves and others, and a host of characteristics that we call the beauty of the human spirit.