Don’t bury the past if you have intentions of visiting the grave on its anniversary.
The past is over... forget it. The future holds hope... reach for it.
Study the past if you would divine the future
We ought not to look back, unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors and for the purpose… (read more)
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
We must respect the past, and mistrust the present, if we wish to provide for the safety of the future.
When I was young I was sure of everything; in a few years, having been mistaken a thousand times, I… (read more)
A dying people tolerates the present, rejects the future, and finds its satisfactions in past greatness and half remembered glory