Charles Dickens on Blessings

“Reflect upon your present blessings – of which every man has many – not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”

~ Charles Dickens

William Shakespeare on Blazes

The main blaze of it is past, but a small thing would make it flame again

~ William Shakespeare

Bernard Arnault on the Past

“I hate the past. What interests me is the future. Have a chocolate.”

~ Bernard Arnault / Lunch with the FT, 22nd June 2019