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Picture quote by Paulo Coelho about inspirational

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. ⏤ Paulo Coelho

Picture quote by Sayings about inspirational

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. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Roy Bennett about happiness

Do not set aside your happiness. Do not wait to be happy in the future. The best time to be happy is always now. ⏤ Roy Bennett

Picture quote by Buddha about life

Be where you are, otherwise you will miss your life. ⏤ Buddha

Picture quote by Mahatma Gandhi about future

The future depends on what we do in the present. ⏤ Mahatma Gandhi

Picture quote about future

Be mindful of the future... But not at the expense of the moment.

Picture quote by Mandy Hale about past

When the past calls, let it go to voicemail. It has nothing new to say. ⏤ Mandy Hale

Picture quote by Lao Tzu about present

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. ⏤ Lao Tzu

Picture quote about soul

Photography is about capturing souls, not smiles.

Picture quote about present

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That's why we call it present.

Picture quote by Marcus Aurelius about opportunity

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new strategy. ⏤ Marcus Aurelius

Picture quote by Sayings about life

Enjoy life now. This is not a rehearsal. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about time

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. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

Picture quote by Will Smith about relationship

If you're abest during my struggle, don't expect to be present during my success. ⏤ Will Smith

Picture quote about past

Your past is just a story, and once you realise this, It has not power over you.

Picture quote by Sayings about thinking

Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Unknown about live

Never forget yesterday, but always live for today... Because you never know what tomorrow can bring, or what it can take away... ⏤ Unknown

Picture quote by Sayings about memories

Don't inflict pains from your past on your present relationships. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Sayings about living

Examine the past, but don't live in it. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Lao Tzu about living

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. ⏤ Lao Tzu

Picture quote by Sayings about happy

Today is the perfect day to be happy. ⏤ Sayings

Picture quote by Albert Einstein about illusion

The distinction between the past, present and future is only a stubbornly present illusion. ⏤ Albert Einstein

Picture quote by John Green about future

We just use the future to escape the present. ⏤ John Green

Picture quote by Marlon Brando about regret

Regret is useless in life. It's in the past. All we have is now. ⏤ Marlon Brando

Picture quote by Eckhart Tolle about time

The past has no power over the present moment. ⏤ Eckhart Tolle

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

Steve Maraboli, speaker

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, clergyman

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, dramatist

What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.

Voltaire, writer

We convince by our presence.

Walt Whitman, poet

Only fools live in the past or carry envy to the present.

Chi Chi Rodriguez, athlete

The entire fruit is already present in the seed.

Tertullian, author

Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.

Dale Carnegie, writer

One today is worth two tomorrows.

Benjamin Franklin, president

Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.

Maya Angelou, poet

God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.

Chanakya, teacher

Your present circumstances don't determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.

Nido Qubein, businessman

Reflect on your present blessings, of which every man has many; not on your past misfortunes of which all men have some

Charles Dickens, writer

Believe that each day that shines on you is your last.

Horace, poet

The future depends on what you do today.

Mahatma Gandhi, activist

Nothing is worth more than this day. You cannot relive yesterday. Tomorrow is still beyond your reach

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

There are always three speeches, for every one you actually gave. The one you practiced, the one you gave, and the one you wish you gave.

Dale Carnegie, writer

The future is the worst thing about the present.

Gustave Flaubert, novelist

In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.

Leonardo da Vinci, artist

Forget yesterday - it has already forgotten you. Don’t sweat tomorrow - you haven’t even met. Instead, open your eyes and your heart to a truly precious gift - today.

Steve Maraboli, speaker

Today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.


Write down the thoughts of the moment. Those that come unsought for are commonly the most valuable.

Francis Bacon, philosopher

Every moment you live in the past is a moment you waste in the present.

Tony Robbins, author

Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present -- which seldom happens to us.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine.

Nikola Tesla,

There's no present. There's only the immediate future and the recent past.

George Carlin, comedian

Feeling sorry for yourself, and your present condition, is not only a waste of energy but the worst habit you could possibly have.

Dale Carnegie, writer

Today must not borrow from tomorrow.


Nothing ever happened in the past that can prevent you from being present now.

Eckhart Tolle, teacher

True happiness is... to enjoy the present, without anxious dependence upon the future.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca, statesman

Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what clearly lies at hand.

Thomas Carlyle, philosopher

There was a time when we expected nothing of our children but obedience, as opposed to the present, when we expect everything of them but obedience.

Anatole Broyard, critic

We usually lose today, because there has been a yesterday, and tomorrow is coming.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, writer

If I were given the opportunity to present a gift to the next generation, it would be the ability for each individual to learn to laugh at himself.

Charles M. Schulz, cartoonist

Today is a king in disguise.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.

Donald Trump, president

Ask yourself, If I had only sixty seconds on the stage, what would I absolutely have to say to get my message across.

Jeff Dewar,

The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.

Harriet Beecher Stowe, author

It takes a long time to bring the past up to the present.

Franklin D. Roosevelt, president

To those leaning on the sustaining infinite, today is big with blessings.

Mary Baker Eddy, theologian

There is an opportunity for us to renew ourselves. There's an opportunity for us to leave the past behind and present something different for the future.

Jay Weatherill, politician

My past is my wisdom to use today... my future is my wisdom yet to experience. Be in the present because that is where life resides.

Gene Oliver, athlete

I'm trying to do the best I can. I'm not concerned with tomorrow, but with what goes on today.

Mark Spitz, athlete

There is never time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the moment; the time is always now.

James Baldwin, educator

I thank God tonight for freedom - those who bought and paid for it with their lives in the past - those who will protect it in the present and defend it in the future.

Jim Gibbons, politician

The audience only pays attention as long as you know where you are going.

Philip Crosby,

One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.

Golda Meir, leader

There is only one time that is important -- NOW! It is the most important time because it is the only time hat we have any power.

Leo Tolstoy, novelist

Those who live to the future must always appear selfish to those who live to the present.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

You can always cope with the present moment, but you cannot cope with something that is only a mind projection

Eckhart Tolle, teacher

For time and the world do not stand still. Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy, president

The present was an egg laid by the past that had the future inside its shell.

Zora Neale Hurston, dramatist

A God is thinkable, therefore a God is also actually present.

Moses Mendelssohn, philosopher

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.


We can live forever, a minute at a time.


The PBSI (Indonesian Badminton Association) have to work harder to widen the pool and find quality players. The present indifferent culture has to change.

Taufik Hidayat, athlete

Today is yesterday's pupil.

Thomas Fuller, clergyman

The Photograph is concerned with the power that the past has to interfere with the present: the time bomb in the cupboard.

Penelope Lively, author

Look well to this day, for it, and it alone is life.


Trust no future, however pleasant! Let the dead past bury its dead! Act -- act in the living Present! Heart within and God overhead.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, poet

Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.

Wayne Dyer, psychologist

No one ever complains about a speech being too short!

Ira Hayes, soldier

Finish each day before you begin the next, and interpose a solid wall of sleep between the two. This you cannot do without temperance.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

No one can remember more than three points.

Philip Crosby,

To me, living in the present means being aware of your conscious choice to focus on the past, present or future - it is not necessarily having to focus on the present.

Bo Bennett, entrepreneur

We shall be better prepared for the future if we see how terrible, how doomed the present is.

Iris Murdoch, author

America is false to the past, false to the present, and solemnly binds herself to be false to the future.

Frederick Douglass, author

Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present, which seldom happens to us.

Jean De La Bruyere, philosopher

Solitude is not something you must hope for in the future. Rather, it is a deepening of the present, and unless you look for it in the present you will never find it.

Thomas Merton, author

Being fully present is the best guarantee for a bright future.

Guy Finley, writer

There is no such thing in anyone's life as an unimportant day.

Alexander Woollcott, critic

It takes one hour of preparation for each minute of presentation time.

Wayne Burgraff,

It is a simple but sometimes forgotten truth that the greatest enemy to present joy and high hopes is the cultivation of retrospective bitterness.

Robert Menzies, statesman

We live in a generation that applauds the bad more than it commends the good.

Pierre Jeanty, poet

All that is important is this one moment in movement. Make the moment important, vital, and worth living. Do not let it slip away unnoticed and unused.

Martha Graham, dancer

Women are degraded by the propensity to enjoy the present moment, and, at last, despise the freedom which they have not sufficient virtue to struggle to attain.

Mary Wollstonecraft, writer

I never use notes, they interfere with me.

Ken Blanchard, author

A poet must be a psychologist, but a secret one: he should know and feel the roots of phenomena but present only the phenomena themselves in full bloom or as they fade away.

Ivan Turgenev, novelist

To tell you the truth, it's a complex piece, so I can't really answer your question at present.

Paul Darrow, actor

Creation is all space, all time - all things past, present, and future.

Matthew Fox, actor

Give me insight into today and you may have the antique and future worlds.

Ralph Waldo Emerson, poet

I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.

Alan Watts, philosopher

Sometimes the past seems too big for the present to hold.

Chuck Palahniuk, novelist

They expect a professional presentation, so they expect to see a professional. Dress appropriately for the occasion, but don't be one of the crowd.

Wess Roberts,

The pleasure we derive from the representation of the present is due, not only to the beauty it can be clothed in, but also to its essential quality of being the present.

Charles Baudelaire, poet

Yesterday's the past, tomorrow's the future, but today is a gift. That's why it's called the present.

Bil Keane, cartoonist

We are, perhaps, uniquely among the earth's creatures, the worrying animal. We worry away our lives, fearing the future, discontent with the present, unable to take in the idea of dying, unable to sit still.

Lewis Thomas, scientist

A complacent satisfaction with present knowledge is the chief bar to the pursuit of knowledge.

B. H. Liddell Hart, historian

Who controls the past controls the future. Who controls the present controls the past.

George Orwell, author

It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.

Edgar Allan Poe, writer

Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order.

Josiah Royce, philosopher

The consciousness of the falsity of present pleasures, and the ignorance of the vanity of absent pleasures, cause inconstancy.

Blaise Pascal, mathematician

It is characteristic of the epistemological tradition to present us with partial scenarios and then to demand whole or categorical answers as it were.

Avrum Stroll, educator

I can only note that the past is beautiful because one never realises an emotion at the time. It expands later, and thus we don't have complete emotions about the present, only about the past.

Virginia Woolf, author

A theme is a memory aid, it helps you through the presentation just as it also provides the thread of continuity for your audience.

Dave Carey,

Every day is just one day.


How do you know antiquity was foolish? How do you know the present is wise? Who made it foolish? Who made it wise?

Francois Rabelais, clergyman

The French are the wittiest, the most charming, and up to the present, at all events, the least musical race on Earth.

Stendhal, writer

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