The present means now! What you doing right now is very crucial as it will never come back again. Read on to know more about the present quotes and famous current quotations & sayings.

Present Quotes

The present gives you an opportunity to make the future the way you want to lead it. So, whatever actions and deeds you do at the moment will affect the future and not the past. Many philosophers and spiritual gurus have always stressed on the importance of living in the moment or in the present. What more, even Buddhism strongly emphasizes and teaches: those who live in the present are the happiest. Given here are some of the popular present quotations & sayings.

We worry about what a child will become tomorrow, yet we forget that he is someone today.

- Stacia Tauscher

Today was good. Today was fun. Tomorrow is another one.

- Dr. Seuss

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

- Theodore Roosevelt

Children are the living messages we send to a time we will not see.

- John W. Whitehead

In the morning a man walks with his whole body; in the evening, only with his legs.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.

- Donald Trump

I leave you my portrait so that you will have my presence all the days and nights that I am away from you.

- Frida Kahlo

Art is always and everywhere the secret confession, and at the same time the immortal movement of its time.

- Karl Marx

In the end we're all Jerry Springer Show guests, really, we just haven't been on the show.

- Marilyn Manson

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

- Malcolm X , Malcolm X

I just want to live happily ever after, every now and then.

- Jimmy Buffett

God is not present in idols. Your feelings are your god. The soul is your temple.

- Chanakya Niti: Philosophy of Chanakya , Chanakya

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

- Harriet Beecher Stowe

God exists in eternity. The only point where eternity meets time is in the present. The present is the only time there is.

- Marianne Williamson

I don't try to describe the future. I try to prevent it.

- Ray Bradbury

This isn't meant to last. This is for right now.

- Trent Reznor

I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.

- Alan Watts

The difficulty for most of us in the modern world is that the old-fashioned idea of God has become incredible or implausible.

- Alan Watts

The reason we want to go on and on is because we live in an impoverished present.

- Alan Watts

The beginning is always today.

- Mary Wollstonecraft

The ability to be in the present moment is a major component of mental wellness.

- Abraham Maslow

I know no way of judging the future but by the past.

- Patrick Henry

Against the State, against the Church, against the silence of the medical profession, against the whole machinery of dead institutions of the past, the woman of today arises.

- Margaret Sanger

Science and technology multiply around us. To an increasing extent they dictate the languages in which we speak and think. Either we use those languages, or we remain mute.

- J. G. Ballard

What our children have to fear is not the cars on the highways of tomorrow but our own pleasure in calculating the most elegant parameters of their deaths.

- J. G. Ballard

Have you ever gotten the feeling that you aren't completely embarassed yet, but you glimpse tomorrow's embarrassment?

- Tom Cruise

The past is not dead, it is living in us, and will be alive in the future which we are now helping to make.

- William Morris

He that is not handsome at 20, nor strong at 30, nor rich at 40, nor wise at 50, will never be handsome, strong, rich or wise.

- George Herbert

If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.

- Les Brown

Today's mighty oak is just yesterday's nut, that held its ground.

- David Icke

It's sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.

- Henry Rollins

It's hard for me to get used to these changing times. I can remember when the air was clean and sex was dirty.

- George Burns

Most people are prisoners, thinking only about the future or living in the past. They are not in the present, and the present is where everything begins.

- Carlos Santana

Ah, beware of snobbery; it is the unwelcome recognition of one's own past failings.

- Cary Grant

I do not know which makes a man more conservative - to know nothing but the present, or nothing but the past.

- John Maynard Keynes

The importance of money flows from it being a link between the present and the future.

- John Maynard Keynes

It is not the cares of today, but the cares of tomorrow, that weigh a man down.

- George MacDonald

How paramount the future is to the present when one is surrounded by children.

- Charles Darwin

The "what should be" never did exist, but people keep trying to live up to it. There is no "what should be," there is only what is.

- Lenny Bruce

Living in dreams of yesterday, we find ourselves still dreaming of impossible future conquests.

- Charles Lindbergh

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