The distinctive character of a child is to always live in the tangible present.
— John Ruskin

Theories are always very thin and insubstantial, experience only is tangible.
Hosea Ballou tangible quote

Enthusiasm is a telescope that yanks the misty, distant future into the radiant, tangible present.
— Unknown

If malice or envy were tangible and had a shape, it would be the shape of a boomerang.
— Charley Reese

It is the garden of peace you seek, but it is not a tangible place that exists in the world - it is within.
— tangible quotation by Bryant H. McGill