Yesterday's the past, tomorrow's the future, but today is a gift. That's why it's called the present.— Bil Keane
Charming Past Present Future quotations
How foolish is man! He ruins the present while worrying about the future, but weeps in the future by recalling his past!
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!
Perfecting the past blurs your focus of the future.
Learn from yesterday, live for today.
Let us remember the past with gratitude, live the present with enthusiasm, and look forward to the future with confidence.
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.
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.
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.
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.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
The future depends on what we do in the present
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.
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.
The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.
From your past emerges the present, and from the present is born your future.
As an architect you design for the present, with an awareness of the past, for a future which is essentially unknown.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
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 best thing about the past is that it's over.
The best thing about the future is that it's yet to come. The best thing about the present is that it's here now.
The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
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.
Learn From Yesterday, Live for Today, hope for tomorrow.
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.
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.