With memory set smarting like a reopened wound, a man's past is not simply a dead history, an outworn preparation of the present: it is not a repented error shaken loose from the life: it is a still quivering part of himself, bringing shudders and bitter flavors and the tinglings of a merited shame.
George Eliot (1819-1880) British writer.
The young feel tired at the end of an action, the old at the beginning.
T. S. Eliot (1888-1965) American-English poet and playwright.
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 (1940-?) American psychotherapist, author and lecturer.
Time stays long enough for those who use it.
Leonardo da Vinci (1452-1519) Italian painter, sculptor and architect.
The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible -- and achieve it, generation after generation.
Pearl S. Buck (1892-1973) American novelist,
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Buddha (563 BC-483 BC) Founder of Buddhism.
Grow old with me the best is yet to come.
Robert Browning (1812 -1889) British poet.
Nothing valuable can be lost by taking time.
Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865) Politician. President of the United States.
One of the signs of passing youth is the birth of a sense of fellowship with other human beings as we take our place among them.
Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) British novelist and essayist.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.