Quotations About / On: YESTERDAY
Our "Age of Anxiety" is, in great part, the result of trying to do today's job with yesterday's toolswith yesterday's concepts.
(Marshall McLuhan (1911-1980), Canadian communications and media theorist, and Quentin Fiore. The Medium Is the Massage, Random House (1967).)
Wisdom is yesterday's mistakes today's problems are tomorrow's strength.
'Today is the Tomorrow of Yesterday
(A. Madhavan,21 June,2014, musing on the Relativity of Time
and the futility of his trying to understand the equations of Einstein.)
And the Yesterday of Tomorrow'.
In politics, yesterday's lie is attacked only to flatter today's.
(Jean Rostand (1894-1977), French biologist, writer. repr. In The Substance of Man, "A Biologist's Thoughts," ch. 10 (1962). Pensées d'un Biologiste (1939).)
Europe and the U.K. are yesterday's world. Tomorrow is in the United States.
(R.W. "Tiny" Rowland (b. 1917), British businessman. quoted in Observer (London, Jan. 16, 1983).)
For us, the best time is always yesterday.
(Tatyana Tolstaya (b. 1951), Russian author. Independent (London, May 31, 1990).
Said of the Russians.)
You are sick today because, you are what you ate yesterday.
By Edward Kofi Louis.
When young we create our today's
into yesterdays memories
reserved for our old tomorrows.
Today I know more than yesterday; tomorrow I will know more than today.
Yesterday is history; But, you can do enough today to gain your future.