- "Do not destroy yourself, for if you live you may yet have good fortune. But, all the dead are dead alike." – C.S. Lewis
- “Sometimes, I feel the past and the future pressing so hard on either side that there’s no room for the present at all.” — Evelyn Waugh
- "You do not have a soul. You are a soul. You have a body."
- "We ask 18-year-olds to make huge decisions about their career and financial future, when a month ago they had to ask to go to the bathroom." -Adam Kotsko
- "He who controls the past controls the future. He who controls the present controls the past." – George Orwell, 1984