Happiness and success come from living in the present, not from existing in the past.
— Steve Maraboli

How foolish is man! He ruins the present while worrying about the future, but weeps in the future by recalling his past!
Ali ibn Abi Talib past quote

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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
— Marcel Pagnol

You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past. illusions of reality
— Richard Bach

The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries.
— past quotation by Rene Descartes