The future influences the present just as much as the past.
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.
I just don't want to live like I used to. And at some point, I'm going to put a gag order on myself in terms of talking about the past. I've got to slam the door and deal with the present and the future.
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.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
The time is now, the place is here. Stay in the present. You can do nothing to change the past, and the future will never come exactly as you plan or hope for.
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
Whenever a mind is simple and receives a divine wisdom, old things pass away, - means, teachers, texts, temples fall;it lives now, and absorbs past and future into the present hour.? All things are made sacred by relation to it,-one as much as another.?All things are disolved to ther center by thier cause.
Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.
Most people are prisoners, thinking only about the future or living in the past. They are not in the present, and the present is where everything begins.
Everything which is done in the present, affects the future by consequence, and the past by redemption.
We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present.
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.
The future is no more uncertain than the present.
The conscious mind is time bound - separating past and future. The subconscious mind is timeless - past and future are simultaneous.
The fact is that all writers create their precursors. Their work modifies our conception of the past, just as it is bound to modify the future.
Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.
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.
Create your future from your future not your past.
I think experience will teach you a combination of liberalism and conservatism. We have to be progressive and at the same time we have to retain values. We have to hold onto the past as we explore the future.
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
It is said that the present is pregnant with the future.
But it seemed like the more we advanced, the more the future looked impossible, making us return to the more radical times in the past.
Freedom from effort in the present merely means that there has been effort stored up in the past.
As in geology, so in social institutions, we may discover the causes of all past changes in the present invariable order of society.