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Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer and guitarist 1959-0
I like to be able to present myself in two or three different ways because I've never really wanted to rest on my laurels and be something that people expected.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
French writer 1873-19540
I love my past, I love my present. I am not ashamed of what I have had, and I am not sad because I no longer have it.
I mentioned that one of the tripartite formulas in American worldview involves time: past, present, and future.
Italian Author, Playwright 1867-19360
I present myself to you in a form suitable to the relationship I wish to achieve with you.
I take what I see work. I'm a strict believer in the scientific principle of believing nothing, only taking the best evidence available at the present time, interpreting it as best you can, and leaving your mind open to the fact that new evidence will appear tomorrow.
American writer 1923-0
I think it's bad to talk about one's present work, for it spoils something at the root of the creative act. It discharges the tension.
I think the inflation prospects for the U.S. over the next five or six, seven years, are quite serious. You cannot have a bumper crop in apples without the value or the price of each apple falling. The Fed has had the largest increase in the monetary base in the history of the U.S., from colonial times to the present, times ten.
American businessman 1946-0
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
I want to present interesting stories that don't qualify themselves just by virtue of their ethnographic type.
English writer 1812-18700
I will live in the past, the present, and the future. The spirits of all three shall strive within me.
American singer, songwriter, actress and comedian 1945-0
I wouldn't say I invented tack, but I definitely brought it to its present high popularity.
A. A. Milne
English author, writer of the Winnie-the-Pooh books 1882-19560
I'm giving this to Eeyore, he explained, as a present. What are you going to give?
Couldn't I give it too? said Piglet. From both of us?
No, said Pooh. That would not be a good plan.Source: Winnie-the-Pooh (1926) Chapter Six
I'm not Catholic. I don't believe in God. But at the same time, I'm obsessed by the sacred, by spirituality. The question of redemption has been present well before Christianity, but as French people are a bit stupid, they see all that in religious terms.
New Zealand-born British Author 1888-19230
I'm treating you as a friend asking you to share my present minuses in the hope that I can ask you to share my future pluses
British criticus 1903-19740
Idleness is only a coarse name for my infinite capacity for living in the present.