Don't search for heaven and hell in the future. Both are now present. Whenever we manage to love without expectations, calculations, negotiations, we are indeed in heaven. Whenever we fight, hate, we are in hell.— Shams Tabrizi
Gorgeous Future And Present quotations
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.
Let us remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, and look forward to the future with confidence.
Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now.
The reason people find it so hard to be happy is that they always see the past better than it was, the present worse than it is, and the future less resolved than it will be. French translation
Instead of past, present and future, I'd prefer chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry.
Best there is... past, present and future! Ohhhhh yeahhhh!
If you are depressed, you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present.
We cannot change the past, but we can change our attitude toward it.
Uproot guilt and plant forgiveness. Tear out arrogance and seed humility. Exchange love for hate - thereby, making the present comfortable and the future promising.
Give up identification with this mass of flesh as well as with what thinks it a mass. Both are intellectual imaginations. Recognise your true self as undifferentiated awareness, unaffected by time, past, present or future, and enter Peace.
Learn from yesterday, live for today.
The future depends on what we do in the present.
We create our future, by well improving present opportunities: however few and small they are.
The man hunched over his motorcycle can focus only on the present.
.. he is caught in a fragment of time cut off from both the past and the future... he has no fear, because the source of fear is in the future, and a person freed of the future has nothing to fear.
From your past emerges the present, and from the present is born your future.
People don't realize that now is all there ever is; There is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind.
The self (Soul) is the constant-witness consciousness.
Through all months, seasons and years, through all divisions of time, the past, present and future the consciousness remains one and self luminous. It neither rises nor sets. The ultimate self is free from sin, free from old age, free from death and grief, free from hunger and thirst, which desires nothing and imagines nothing.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.
Let's say your past is your present and your present is your cash, So I look forward to the future.
Be mindful of the future... But not at the expense of the moment.
I see no hope for the future of our people if they are dependent on the frivolous youth of today, for certainly all youth are reckless beyond words. When I was a boy, we were taught to be discrete and respectful of elders, but the present youth are exceedingly wise and impatient of restraint.
The Christian should never worry about tomorrow or give sparingly because of a possible future need. Only the present moment is ours to serve the Lord, and tomorrow may never come...Life is worth as much as it is spent for the Lord's service.
To regret the past, to hope in the future, and never to be satisfied with the present: that is what I spend my whole life doing
Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.
In my view, all that is necessary for faith is the belief that by doing our best we shall come nearer to success and that success in our aims (the improvement of the lot of mankind, present and future) is worth attaining...I maintain that faith in this world is perfectly possible without faith in another world.
The future comes slowly, the present flies and the past stands still forever.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly. . . Live each moment completely and the future will take care of itself. Fully enjoy the wonder and beauty of each moment.
Never forget yesterday, but always live for today... Because you never know what tomorrow can bring, or what it can take away...
Don't let the sadness from the past and fear of the future ruin the happiness of the present.
How strange and foolish is man. He looses his health in gaining wealth. Then to regain health he wastes his wealth. He ruins is present while worrying about his future - but weeps in the future by recalling his past. He lives as though death shall never come to him - but dies in a way as if he were never born.
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.
If you are depressed you are living in the past. If you are anxious, you are living in the future. If you are at peace, you are living in the present.
Fear is not real. The only place that fear can exist is in our thoughts of the future. It is a product of our imagination, causing us to fear things that do not at present and may not ever exist. That is near insanity Kitai. Do not misunderstand me, danger is very real, but fear is a choice.
Live in the present and shape the future, do not be casting lingering looks to the distant past for the past has passed away, never again to return.
The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
Leave aside your regrets of the past and anxieties of the future And focus intelligently on the present. This is the best way of ensuring a positive future.
Learn From Yesterday, Live for Today, hope for tomorrow.
The softer your heart is the less that your past is forming your present and your future. When there is openness and softness of heart, what forms the present and the future is not your past but the reality of your own being.
The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly present illusion.
We live in the present, we dream of the future and we learn eternal truths from the past.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
Humans can't live in the present, like animals do.
Humans are always thinking about the future or the past. So it's a veil of tears, man. I don't know anything that's going to benefit me now, except love. I just need an overwhelming amount of love. And a nap. Mostly a nap.
We are all here for some special reason.
Stop being a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future.
We cannot tire or give up. We owe it to the present and future generations of all species to rise up and walk!