“Always remember that the future comes one day at a time.” – Dean Acheson
“The future seems to me no unified dream but a mince pie, long in the baking, never quite done.” – Edward Young
“Without memory, there is no culture. Without memory, there would be no civilization, no society, no future.” – Elie Wiesel
And I’m not talking about your Rice Krispies cereal.
Savoring a recuperative afternoon flipping through outdated magazines that need to find a new home or be recycled, my playlist was filled with classical pieces that were light on the ears and soothing to the soul.
As I turned the page, a song came on, noticeably dated. It was an early recording from La Boheme, “O soave fanciulla”.Continue reading “Snap. Crackle. Pop.”
“Your imagination is your preview of life’s coming attractions.” — Albert Einstein
“I mean, if the relationship can’t survive the long term, why on earth would it be worth my time and energy for the short term?” – Nicholas Sparks
“A year from now you may wish you had started today.” —Karen Lamb
“May you have the hindsight to know where you’ve been, the foresight to know where you are going, and the insight to know when you have gone too far.” – Irish Proverb
“Life is a mountain. Your goal is to find your path, not to reach the top.” – Maxime Lagacé
“Every day is a chance to begin again. Don’t focus on the failures of yesterday, start today with positive thoughts and expectations.” – Catherine Pulsifer