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In the past, it was easier to believe in my own effectiveness. If I worked hard, with good colleagues and good ideas, we could make a difference. But now, I sincerely doubt that.
~By Margaret J. Wheatley ~


Don't forget what I discovered that over ninety percent of all national deficits from 1921 to 1939 were caused by payments for past, present, and future wars.
~By Franklin D. Roosevelt ~


We need to educate Americans about the real harms of marijuana if we want to sustain the gains we've made over the past three years.
~By John Walters ~


Again I entered my smithy to work and forge something from the noble material of time past.
~By Jean Froissart ~


What happens when good people are put into an evil place? Do they triumph or does the situation dominate their past history and morality?
~By Philip Zimbardo ~


All that is noble in the world's past history, and especially the minds of the great and the good, are never lost.
~By James Martineau ~


I am not a member of any organization listed by the Attorney General as subversive. In any instance where I lent my name in the past, it was certainly without knowledge that such an organization was subversive. I have always been essentially and foremost an American.
~By Judy Holliday ~


Adolescence as the time when an individual 'recapitulates' the savage stage of the race's past.
~By Granville Stanley Hall ~


In the past, so many of my records, really, have been sketches for records that never really got made.
~By Robert Wyatt ~


I've devoted a lot of my time and effort during the past few years to developing my advertising copywriting business to the point of where I can support my family and don't have to depend on writing fiction for my income.
~By George Stephen ~


I think a lot of it had to do with, you know, I was always a daddy's girl. I was always wanting to please him, and I think he was pleased when he'd walk past my room and I was listening to those records.
~By Lee Ann Womack ~


A strange thing is memory, and hope; one looks backward, and the other forward; one is of today, the other of tomorrow. Memory is history recorded in our brain, memory is a painter, it paints pictures of the past and of the day.
~By Grandma Moses ~


We are all part of a tradition, at least we depend on the past.
~By Klaus Schulze ~


A maverick feels like he has no choice however difficult his choice of expression. In my case, it was going backwards into tonality. It seemed so wrong. The idea that progress is going into the past in a new way is very strange, even though there are precedents.
~By David Del Tredici ~


Even the recognition of an individual whom we see every day is only possible as the result of an abstract idea of him formed by generalization from his appearances in the past.
~By James G. Frazer ~


Nothing revives the past so completely as a smell that was once associated with it.
~By Vladimir Nabokov ~


A novel is a static thing that one moves through; a play is a dynamic thing that moves past one.
~By Kenneth Tynan ~


The nervous system and the automatic machine are fundamentally alike in that they are devices, which make decisions on the basis of decisions they made in the past.
~By Norbert Wiener ~


I have been raising money for the past 14 years for diabetes research.
~By John Ratzenberger ~


Your successful past will block your visions of the future.
~By Joel A. Barker ~


I came to New York late; I was already past 30.
~By Jeffrey Tambor ~


On his own okay, Bush has authorized eavesdropping on as many as a thousand people over the past three years, with some of those intercepts being purely domestic, the New York Times reported.
~By Margaret Carlson ~


My sorrow, when she's here with me, thinks these dark days of autumn rain are beautiful as days can be; she loves the bare, the withered tree; she walks the sodden pasture lane.
~By Robert Frost ~


As scientists, we keep an open mind, but we have to base our ideas about the past on archaeological evidence.
~By Zahi Hawass ~


The Israeli government has proved over the past year its commitment to peace, both in words and deeds. By contrast, the Palestinians are posing preconditions for renewing the diplomatic process in a way they have not done over the course of 16 years.
~By Benjamin Netanyahu ~


More fundamentally, it is a dream that does not die with the onset of manhood: the dream is to play endlessly, past the time when you are called home for dinner, past the time of doing chores, past the time when your body betrays you past time itself.
~By John Thorn ~


Denver is a city that will be far more defined by its future than its past.
~By John Hickenlooper ~


Traditionalists are pessimists about the future and optimists about the past.
~By Lewis Mumford ~


The other inmates stand in a long straight line, flanked by guards, and I am dragged past them. I do not respect them, because they will not run - will not try to escape.
~By Jack Henry Abbott ~


Which is not to discount everything I've done in my past; everything I have learned tremendously from.
~By Rachel True ~


Our lawyers had their chat with the Supreme Court Justice, and promised to repast the chat to other members of the Supreme Court to find out whether they wanted to hear us out.
~By Dashiell Hammett ~


I appeared on a show with Jonathan Harris on it-the Bill Dana show-even before Lost In Space. Someone gave me a tape of it in the past year, but in all these years we hadn't remembered.
~By Mark Goddard ~


In the past there were various suggestions in the framework of financial and other agreements to benefit with Iran. But Iran interpreted those suggestions in a mistaken way and deceived the international community.
~By Moshe Katsav ~


No heirloom of humankind captures the past as do art and language.
~By Theodore Bikel ~


We are not animals. We are not a product of what has happened to us in our past. We have the power of choice.
~By Stephen Covey ~


As long as every generation rises to its challenges and stands up in defense of liberty - as Americans have done in the past and as our men and women continue to do today - our nation will remain free and strong.
~By Doc Hastings ~


To establish yourself as a leading man, you're shooting for the smallest point on the target, and you get a lot of judgment thrown at you. It takes a lot for them to get past everything and just watch your art and what you're doing.
~By Josh Holloway ~


I have noticed, with much distress, the excessive wartime activity of the investigating bureaus of Congress and the administration, with their impertinent and indecent searching out of the private lives and the past political beliefs of individuals.
~By Wendell Willkie ~


You never want to think the best things are in the past. You want to get yourself to believe that the best things are going to be in the future.
~By Sanford I. Weill ~


I discovered that the study of past philosophers is of little use unless our own reality enters into it. Our reality alone allows the thinker's questions to become comprehensible.
~By Karl Jaspers ~


Did you know that the word "tsunami," which is now being used worldwide, is a Japanese word? This is indicative of the extent to which Japan has been subject to frequent tsunami disasters in the past.
~By Junichiro Koizumi ~


Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future.
~By Euripides ~


An astounding thing is that, almost every single week, I have met someone from my past.
~By Michael Aspel ~


The senior officer who met with reporters in Baghdad said there had been 21 car bombings in the capital in May, and 126 in the past 80 days. All last year, he said, there were only about 25 car bombings in Baghdad.
~By Rich Lowry ~


There's been periods of broadcasts in the past where you could see all ages of entertainers, ranging from George Burns to Shirley Temple. That's not the condition now.
~By Merle Haggard ~


Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.
~By Tony Robbins ~


I think that my past stands me in good stead in that it does have a certain strength for musicians.
~By John Sebastian ~


Over the past two years, the House has passed more than 50 measures focused on stimulating the economy and expanding opportunities for American workers. The tax relief provisions in this package have been an important part of our pro-growth agenda.
~By Roger Wicker ~


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


Liberals in Congress have spent the past three decades pandering to environmental extremists. The policies they have put in place are in large part responsible for the energy crunch we are seeing today. We have not built a refinery in this country for 30 years.
~By Marsha Blackburn ~


The past is a great place and I don't want to erase it or to regret it, but I don't want to be its prisoner either.
~By Mick Jagger ~


I had read too many memoirs that were written after the writer or the director was past his or her prime.
~By Joe Eszterhas ~


God cannot alter the past, though historians can.
~By Samuel Butler ~


A city whose living immediacy is so urgent that when I am in it I lose all sense of the past.
~By Kenneth Tynan ~


I'm not here to discuss the past... I'm here to be positive.
~By Mark McGwire ~


In 1973, America imported 30 percent of its crude oil needs. Today, that number has doubled to more than 60 percent. Gas prices are as high as they are now in part because we've had no comprehensive national energy policy for the past few decades.
~By Gary Miller ~


In the past a leader was a boss. Today's leaders must be partners with their people... they no longer can lead solely based on positional power.
~By Ken Blanchard ~


Well, I wasn't going to tell anyone, but I've been seeing this really sweet guy for the past few weeks.
~By Amber Frey ~


Each age tries to form its own conception of the past. Each age writes the history of the past anew with reference to the conditions uppermost in its own time.
~By Frederick Jackson Turner ~


The discontented believe that their regrets are about the past.
~By Mason Cooley ~


Faith may be encouraged by what has happened in the past, or what is thought to have happened in the past, but the only proof of it is in the future.
~By Sydney Carter ~


Don't trust anyone who has been in school for the past 24 consecutive years.
~By Craig Bruce ~


All I can say is that I'm going to try to coach the way I've coached in the past. And if it ends up not being good enough, then so be it.
~By Steve Spurrier ~


The fact disclosed by a survey of the past that majorities have been wrong must not blind us to the complementary fact that majorities have usually not been entirely wrong.
~By Herbert Spencer ~


But all lost things are in the angels' keeping, Love; No past is dead for us, but only sleeping, Love; The years of Heaven with all earth's little pain Make Good Together there we can begin again, In babyhood.
~By Helen Hunt Jackson ~


The best way to suppose what may come, is to remember what is past.
~By George Savile ~


The essence of statesmanship is not a rigid adherence to the past, but a prudent and probing concern for the future.
~By Hubert H. Humphrey ~


Life is too short, and I'm Italian. I'd much rather eat pasta and drink wine than be a size 0.
~By Sophia Bush ~


The future of Conservatism lies in our beliefs and values, not by throwing them away. We need to shed associations that bind us to past failures, but hold faith with those things that make us Conservatives.
~By Iain Duncan Smith ~


Bureaucracy defends the status quo long past the time when the quo has lost its status.
~By Laurence J. Peter ~


You can't undo the past... but you can certainly not repeat it.
~By Bruce Willis ~


Composers are always going back to the past.
~By Anne Dudley ~


We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and the future.
~By Frederick Douglass ~


Well, the future for me is already a thing of the past.
~By Bob Dylan ~


Creation is all space, all time - all things past, present, and future.
~By Matthew Fox ~


There cannot be any better cross-section of America and I think the soldiers represent the best we have. Today's soldiers are brighter and smarter, perhaps in a different way, than past generations because they've been brought up in the computer and information age.
~By Gerald Griffin ~


For the past 32 years, I've done nothing outside the entertainment business. I've had some real highs and some real lows, but I love the work so much that I never once thought of quitting.
~By Meat Loaf ~


Every President that went to China, I would meet them and have dinner and talk about the past and the future. That was in the '70s.
~By Jet Li ~


The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past in mathematics have always been the opportunities of its future.
~By E. T. Bell ~


The president of the branch in Atlanta was a pastor of a church, the Reverend Sam Williams, a wonderful guy. He was middle-class and fairly militant for the time and place.
~By Julian Bond ~


Very few fighters get the consideration of racehorses, which are put out to pasture to grow old with dignity and comfort when they haven't got it anymore.
~By Budd Schulberg ~


The past has to inform the present.
~By John Turturro ~


And I have been campaigning for the past three months trying to get the Senate Judiciary Committee that has the oversight authority and responsibility to start its own public hearings.
~By Sibel Edmonds ~


I count myself fortunate to be able to contribute to this work; and the great interest which the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has shown in my work and the recognition that it has paid to my past successes, convince me that I am not on the wrong track.
~By Pieter Zeeman ~


If Jesus Christ was who He claimed to be, and He did die on a cross at a point of time in history, then, for all history past and all history future it is relevant because that is the very focal point for forgiveness and redemption.
~By Josh McDowell ~


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.
~By Margaret Sanger ~


It's funny, we all really, really got along. I don't know how it was in years past but this year, I was really with a good group of people. No one tried to sabotage each other or steal the other ones moments.
~By LaToya London ~


As financial markets continue to broaden and deepen, the behavior of asset prices will play an important role in the formulation of monetary policy going forward, perhaps a more important role than in the past.
~By Timothy Geithner ~


Out of the past come the standards for judging the present; standards in turn to be shaped by the practice of present-day dramatists into broader standards for the next generation.
~By George P. Baker ~


Through loyalty to the past, our mind refuses to realize that tomorrow's joy is possible only if today's makes way for it; that each wave owes the beauty of its line only to the withdrawal of the preceding one.
~By Andre Gide ~


The Web as I envisaged it, we have not seen it yet. The future is still so much bigger than the past.
~By Tim Berners Lee ~


It may be that my most helpful contributions to music aren't my compact discs but my articles about other great singers of the past for American Heritage magazine.
~By Susannah McCorkle ~


Because that's just the way it is, and don't sleep on what you did before, you know, because it can... not hurt you, but you can find yourself sleeping on something that happened in the past, but you dare to progress and there is always room for progression.
~By Thierry Henry ~


The present in New York is so powerful that the past is lost.
~By John Jay Chapman ~


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


In the past, people were born royal. Nowadays, royalty comes from what you do.
~By Gianni Versace ~


Any Human Rights Council reform that allows countries that sponsor terrorism to remain as members, such as Cuba, is not real reform. And in the past, countries such as Libya, Iran and Syria have participated on this council.
~By Michael McCaul ~


There are such beings as vampires, some of us have evidence that they exist. Even had we not the proof of our own unhappy experience, the teachings and the records of the past give proof enough for sane peoples.
~By Bram Stoker ~


Americans have a penchant for the future and tend to disregard the past.
~By Alan Dundes ~


My future is in my past and my past is my present. I must now make the present my future.
~By Vladimir Horowitz ~

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