Since each writer has such a unique way of expressing themselves, it tends to illuminate and add depth to the whole subject matter.
I hope you enjoy these quotes on living in
the moment and taking life one day at a time as much as I have.
You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it
arms too full to embrace the present. Jan
Waste not fresh tears over old griefs. Euripides
Study as if you were to live forever.
Live as if you were going to die
tomorrow. Isidore of Seville
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. Buddha
We are here and it is now. Further than that all human
moonshine. H. L. Mencken
The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now. Chinese Proverb
The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness. Abraham Maslow
Today is the first day of the rest of your life. Charles Dederich
We are always getting ready to live but never living. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Children have neither past nor future; they enjoy the present, which very few of us do. Jean de la Bruyere
I got the blues thinking of the future, so I left off and made some marmalade. It's amazing how it cheers one up to shred oranges and scrub the floor.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time. Abraham Lincoln
Today is life - the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today.
One should count each day a separate life. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Nothing is worth more than this day. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you are still talking about what you did
haven't done much today. Anonymous
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. Albert Camus
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present. Marcus AureliusToday is the blocks with which we build. I have memories - but only a fool stores his past in the future.. David Gerrold
Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed. Coria Kent
In the name of God, stop a moment, cease your work, look around you.
If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you'll never enjoy the sunshine. Morris West
Live neither in the past nor in the future, but let each day's work absorb your entire energies, and satisfy your widest ambition. Sir William Osler
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