Simple Stuff – Present and the Now


(Simple Stuff is simply a bunch of inspirational, motivational and other quotes meant to make you think, reflect, smile, even laugh a bit. Hopefully helpful, useful stuff….)

I’m grateful for always this moment, the now, no matter what form it takes.-Eckhart Tolle

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present.-Jim Rohn

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.-Buddha

I do not want to foresee the future. I am concerned with taking care of the present. God has given me no control over the moment following. –Mahatma Gandhi

Confine yourself to the present.-Marcus Aurelius

You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment.-Henry David Thoreau

Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. –Albert Camus

Losers live in the past. Winners learn from the past and enjoy working in the present toward the future.-Denis Waitley

People don’t realize that now is all there ever is; there is no past or future except as memory or anticipation in your mind.-Eckhart Tolle

There’s no present. There’s only the immediate future and the recent past.-George Carlin

Suggested books:

The Present: The Gift That Makes You Happier and More Successful at Work and in Life, Today! by Spencer Johnson M.D

The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle

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