10 Quotes to Keep You Living in the Moment

living in the moment quote

living in the moment quote

“Your joy is your sorrow unmasked. The self same well from which your laughter rises was oftentimes filled with your tears. They are inseparable. Together they come; and when one sits alone with you at your table, remember the other is asleep in your bed.”

– Kahlil Gibran

“We must rediscover the distinction between hope and expectation.”

– Ivan Illich

“And then there is the most dangerous risk of all — the risk of spending your life not doing what you want on the bet you can buy yourself the freedom to do it later.”

– Randy Komisar

“What Lies Before Us And What Lies Behind Us Is Nothing To Compared To What Lies Within Us.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Once the negative event is fully processed, it is not very well remembered.”

– John M. Gottman

“Living in the moment means letting go of the past and not waiting for the future. It means living your life consiously aware that each moment you breathe is a gift.”

– Oprah Winfrey

“Unease, anxiety, tension, stress, worry – all forms of fear – are caused by too much future and not enough presence. Guilt, regret, resentment, grievances, sadness, bitterness, and all forms of unforgiveness are caused by too much past and not enough presence.”

– Eckhart Tolle

“The meeting of two eternities, the past and the future…is precisely the present moment.”

– Henry David Thoreau

“The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now.”

– Chinese Proverb