Favorite Quotations ~  Present: Now, 2 Ice-Breakers and Heart Warmers

"Right now is a good time." ~ Tote Yamada

Zen of Creativity

Wishing, hoping and regretting are the most common and dangerous tactics for evading the present. ~ Sammy Davis, Jr.

The river where you set your foot just now is gone—those waters give way to this, now this. ~ Heraclitus

The word "now" is like a bomb through the window, and it ticks. ~ Arthur Miller

I've stopped thinking all the time of what happened yesterday. And stopped asking what's going to happen tomorrow. What's happening today, this minute, is what I care about. ~ Nikos Kazantzakis

Happiness is in the precise moment of now, not yesterday or tomorrow. ~ Andrew Ran Wong

Love the moment and the energy of the moment will spread beyond all boundaries. ~ Corita Kent

How simple it is to see that we can only be happy now, and that there will never be a time when it is not now. ~ Gerald Jampolsky

Say what you have to say now! Don't wait until you're sending blips from the other side. ~ Audre Lorde

Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life. ~ Eckhart Tolle

Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start. ~ Nido Qubein

Do not look back. And do not dream about the future, either. It will neither give you back the past, nor satisfy your other daydreams. Your duty, your reward—your destiny—are here and now. ~ Dag Hammarskjold

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