Quotations About / On: YESTERDAY
Yesterday is history; But, you can do enough today to gain your future.
For us, the best time is always yesterday.
(Tatyana Tolstaya (b. 1951), Russian author. Independent (London, May 31, 1990).
Said of the Russians.)
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).)
The rule is, jam tomorrow and jam yesterdaybut never jam today.
(Lewis Carroll [Charles Lutwidge Dodgson] (1832-1898), British author, mathematician. The White Queen, in Through the Looking-Glass, "Wool and Water," (1872).)
Today is, after all, today, but yesterday is of the same substance as tomorrow.
(Franz Grillparzer (1791-1872), Austrian author. Primislaus, in Libussa, act 3 (1872).)
Put yesterday to bed, live today and don't worry bout tomorrow as you will also put it to bed.
Yesterday a pen and a coin dropped of me, I held the pen but the coin has gone.
(Man of letters and man of money.)
A better way of self assessment is not by comparing yourself with someone else; but with what you were yesterday.
(Prasanna Mishra (Born 1942- India- former Civil Servant; Social Activist.))
Yesterday is a bird in the cage, and tomorrow is a bird in the skies; seize the moment.
You made a mistake yesterday! But, learn something today and, be straight with your life.