Yesterday's the past, tomorrow's the future, but today is a gift. That's why it's called the present.— Bil Keane
Delicious Past Present quotations
Don't let the past steal your present. Your past has not defined, deterred or defeated you. It has only strengthened who you are today.
Don't allow your past or present condition to control you.
It's just a process that you're going through to get you to the next level.
Happiness and success come from living in the present, not from existing in the past.
When the past calls, let it go to voicemail. It has nothing new to say.
How foolish is man! He ruins the present while worrying about the future, but weeps in the future by recalling his past!
Existence is.. well.. what does it matter? I exist on the best terms I can. The past is now part of my future. The present is well out of hand.
Let us remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, and look forward to the future with confidence.
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.
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.
I can feel guilty about the past, Apprehensive about the future,but only in the present can I act.The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new strategy.
Best there is... past, present and future! Ohhhhh yeahhhh!
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.
Perfecting the past blurs your focus of the 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.
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.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
The future depends on what we do in the present
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That's why we call it present.
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.
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.
Your past is just a story, and once you realise this, It has not power over you.
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.
Leave the past in the past, tomorrows not promised and Todays just a gift i guess thats why its the present
Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.
The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.
As an architect you design for the present, with an awareness of the past, for a future which is essentially unknown.
If you want the present to be different from the past, study the past.
Examine the past, but don't live in it.
The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.
I don’t know how to save the world.
I don’t have the answers or The Answer. I hold no secret knowledge as to how to fix the mistakes of generations past and present. I only know that without compassion and respect for all of Earth’s inhabitants, none of us will survive—nor will we deserve to.
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
Never forget yesterday, but always live for today... Because you never know what tomorrow can bring, or what it can take away...
One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.
Do not encumber your mind with useless thoughts.
What good does it do to brood on the past or anticipate the future? Remain in the simplicity of the present moment.
The future comes slowly, the present flies and the past stands still forever.
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.
Don't let the sadness from the past and fear of the future ruin the happiness of the present.
Simplify your life. Don't waste the years struggling for things that are unimportant. Don't burden yourself with possessions. Keep your needs and wants simple and enjoy what you have. Don't destroy your peace of mind by looking back, worrying about the past. Live in the present. Simplify!
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.
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.