~Phillip Pulfrey, from Beyond Me, www. What you know you can't explain, but you feel it. What limiting beliefs are holding you back from carpe diem? They are the wretched of the earth. ~William James I cannot live fast enough! ~Author Unknown Page Information: www. We can only waste ourselves. ~Arthur Miller, After the Fall, 1964 But I am greedy for life.
The possibilities of radical aliveness are slipping away from us. Say yes if your instincts are strong, even if everyone around you disagrees. However, if you wish to use copyrighted material from this site for purposes of your own that go beyond 'fair use', you must obtain permission from the copyright owner. Take trains by yourself to places you have never been. No man has learned anything rightly, until he knows that every day is Doomsday. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing.
There are only as many days in the year as you make use of. Heroic uses these last four lines as a brief summary of the entire poem, he is warning the youth not to waste their time. The original line reads: Carpe diem quam minimum credula postero. Renkl You may delay, but time will not. The only clue might be the shadows beneath your eyes or a terribly thin line near the corner of your mouth indicating something has been suffered, that in the privacy of your life you have lost something and the loss is too empty to share. ~Bernard Berenson I have spent my days stringing and unstringing my instrument, while the song I came to sing remains unsung.
Epicureanism, like hedonism, values pleasure as an intrinsic good, but Epicureanism emphasizes the idea of living a simple life and calls the absence of pain the greatest pleasure. ~Samuel Johnson There's never enough time to do all the nothing you want. Alan Wallace It's funny how life can get away from you even while you're still living it. ~Nicolas de Chamfort I held a moment in my hand, brilliant as a star, fragile as a flower, a tiny sliver of one hour. That is exactly what this quote means.
Tell me, what is it you plan to do with your one wild and precious life? ~Attributed to Jim Elliot Regret for wasted time is more wasted time. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use. ~Charles Richards Waiting for the fish to bite or waiting for wind to fly a kite. ~George Bernard Shaw The clock talked loud. Do you know what I'm talking about? We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand, and melting like a snowflake. And with each day, my treasure will grow, not diminish.
At least I shall have died from an honourable disease. Recall that since the imperative mood indicates a command, it is always considered to be in the second person. ~Zachary Scott Spend the afternoon. Latin, the primary language of the church and all things academic, naturally became associated with education and science throughout Europe. Take care of yourself and your friends. ~Scottish Proverb I'm less interested in why we're here. The moor part is thought to be an old word for a crowd or swarm.
He used it in his work, Letters. This clarifying the predominant theme of making the most of our youth and life, and in other words, to seize the day. ~Mary Manin Morrissey Eventually you realize that your whole life up to now has been preparation, and you begin to suspect that the rest might be preparation, too. ~James Lendall Basford 1845—1915 , Sparks from the Philosopher's Stone, 1882 It seems no more than right that men should seize time by the forelock, for the rude old fellow, sooner or later, pulls all their hair out. ~Robert Brault, There's time enough, but none to spare. If you always live with that mentality, then you will handle everything that comes in life much better, even if it is not even close to what you expected. We do this so much that we forget to live today.
Put them together, and they can add up to the story of a life. A day to him was of more value than a week or a month to others. Why Not Just Live In The Moment? ~Author unknown, from a television commercial Begin doing what you want to do now. ~Jean Paul Sartre, Situations, 1939 Time goes, you say? God has written the letters of death upon your hands. Ironically, this air is due to the use of the Latin language long after it was considered a dead language, i. It will set the tone for the rest of the day as you remember why today started off so important for you, and why you need to refocus on what matters — making the most of it! ~Russell Baker Catch, then, oh catch the transient hour; Improve each moment as it flies! I shall not waste my days in trying to prolong them. Smack dab in the center of Manhattan, the grand structure was built right across the street from Pennsylvania Station and Madison Square Garden.