Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.–A. P. J. Abdul Kalam (1931 – 2015)
The future starts today, not tomorrow.–Pope John Paul II (1920 – 2005)
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.–William Shakespeare (1564 – 1616)
If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of ten years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.–Confucius (c. 551 – c. 479 BCE)
When the past no longer illuminates the future, the spirit walks in darkness.–Alexis de Tocqueville (1805 – 1859)
Control your own destiny or someone else will.–Jack Welch (1935 – 2020)
Without forgiveness, there’s no future.–Desmond Tutu (1931 – 2021)
The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.–Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811 – 1896)
Tomorrow is only found in the calendar of fools.–Og Mandino (1923 – 1996)
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.–Graham Greene (1904 – 1991)
20 thoughts on “The calendar of fools…”
Thank you ❤
I think, of all that is contested here, Confuscious is the most practical fool. Teach the people. Let them work, live love and learn.
If you are part of a schizophrenic society that is completely ego-centric, then this makes sense.
Oh it wasn’t my intention to make you sigh.
Have a happy Sunday.
WOW David, great selection! They all resonate so much. Thank you!
💗🙏🏻 Filipa 🙏🏻💗
I love these quotes.
💙🙏🏻 Molly 🙏🏻💙
Great selection of quotes David. Thanks for sharing
💞 Sadje 💞
Us and now…wisdom. 🙂
😁🙏🏻 Terveen 🙏🏻😁
All wonderful quotes. Thanks for sharing, David.
💘 July 💘 ~ my pleasure
A fantastic collection of inspiring quotes!
💝🙏🏻 Michele 🙏🏻💝
That top quote illustrates how the whole ethos has changed. Let’s have it now and pay for it tomorrow.
Indeed, Pete 😥