The past – Unknown

“The past is simply a story we tell ourselves.”

– Unknown

Your past – Jordan Belfort

“You are not the mistakes of your past, but the resources and capabilities that you have gleaned from your past.”

– Jordan Belfort

Humanity – James J. Lachard

“Man surprised me most about humanity. Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money.
Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.”

― James J. Lachard (Jim Brown)

Past, future – Zadie Smith

“The past is always tense, the future perfect.”

– Zadie Smith

One today – Benjamin Franklin

“One today is worth two tomorrows.”
– Benjamin Franklin

Yesterday, tomorrow and today – A.A.Milne

“Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but today is a gift. That’s why we call it the present.”
― A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

Looking back – Kiran Desai

“The present changes the past. Looking back you do not find what you left behind.”
– Kiran Desai

Learn, live, hope – Albert Einstein

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.”
– Albert Einstein

Unseen – Robert M. Pirsig

“We keep passing unseen through little moments of other people’s lives.”
– Robert M. Pirsig

Today is the tomorrow – Dale Carnegie

“Remember, today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.”

– Dale Carnegie


Past, present, future – Lao Tzu

“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