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And so it is, that both the Devil and the angelic Spirit present us with objects of desire to awaken our power of choice.
We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and the future.
If out of concern over cloning, the U.S. Congress succeeds in criminalizing embryonic stem-cell research that might bring treatments for Alzheimer's disease or diabetes - and Dr. Fukuyama lent his name to a petition that supported such laws - there would be real victims: present and future sufferers of those diseases.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's where the fun is.
The Gospel offers forgiveness for the past, new life for the present, and hope for the future.
The importance of money flows from it being a link between the present and the future.
John Maynard Keynes
While we are living in the present, we must celebrate life every day, knowing that we are becoming history with every work, every action, every deed.
Happy is the person who knows what to remember of the past, what to enjoy in the present, and what to plan for in the future.
Arnold H. Glasow
Every time you tear a leaf off a calendar, you present a new place for new ideas and progress.
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.
How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for the safety of the future.
The real pride, the real present, is your health and your longevity. My whole career, I have never done anything where competition was involved with weight loss.
English is necessary as at present original works of science are in English. I believe that in two decades times original works of science will start coming out in our languages. Then we can move over like the Japanese.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Things present themselves to you, and it's how you choose to deal with them that reveals who you are. We all say a lot of things, don't we, about who we are and how we think. But in the end it's your actions, how you respond to circumstance that reveals your character.
Life gives you plenty of time to do whatever you want to do if you stay in the present moment.
I was probably more scared of my high school exams than I was of the Oscars. At the time you think it's everything and if you don't do well, your life's over. Opportunities are gone. So the more you do it, the less the fear is present.
Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present evil, but that you have increased a habit.
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress; having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
It is a struggle; for though the black man fights passively, he nevertheless fights; and his passive resistance is more effective at present than active resistance could possibly be. He bears the fury of the storm as does the willow tree.
James Weldon Johnson
What a world we live in. I want to be incredibly close to the heart of it all. To live honestly, truthfully and to be completely present is the ultimate enterprise.
When you Google me, you'll find a lot of people don't like Richard Dreyfuss. Because I'm cocky and I present a cocky attitude. But no one has ever disagreed with the notion I represent, that we need more civic education. So far there's 100 percent support for that.
The tendency of modern scientific teaching is to neglect the great books, to lay far too much stress upon relatively unimportant modern work, and to present masses of detail of doubtful truth and questionable weight in such a way as to obscure principles.
What would be left of our tragedies if an insect were to present us his?
Emile M. Cioran
There is no pain so great as the memory of joy in present grief.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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