The calendar of fools…

Let us sacrifice our today so that our children can have a better tomorrow.

A. P. J. Abdul Kalam (1931 โ€“ 2015)

The future starts today, not tomorrow.

Pope John Paul II (1920 โ€“ 2005)

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

William Shakespeare (1564 โ€“ 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.โ€‰551 โ€“ c.โ€‰479 BCE)

When the past no longer illuminates the future, the spirit walks in darkness.

Alexis de Tocqueville (1805 โ€“ 1859)

Control your own destiny or someone else will.

Jack Welch (1935 โ€“ 2020)

Without forgiveness, there’s no future.

Desmond Tutu (1931 โ€“ 2021)

The past, the present and the future are really one: they are today.

Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811 โ€“ 1896)

Tomorrow is only found in the calendar of fools.

Og Mandino (1923 โ€“ 1996)

There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.

Graham Greene (1904 โ€“ 1991)

20 thoughts on “The calendar of fools…”

  1. 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.

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