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Alan Watts

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Biography - Alan Watts:

British philosopher, writer and speaker.
Born: 1915 - Died: 1973
Period:
20th century
Place of birth: United Kingdom
United Kingdom

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You can't live at all, unless you can live fully now.
Alan Watts




Translation  

Translation

(French, German)


French
On ne vit rien si on ne vit pas pleinement, maintenant.”
Alan Watts

German
Du lebst erst dann, wenn du im Moment lebst. Jetzt.”
Alan Watts




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The world is generally so restless, that men scarcely ever think of the present time, and the instant they are now actually living, but of those in which they are to live. So that we are always in a disposition to live in future, but never to live now.”
Blaise Pascal

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Later it will be too late. Our life is now.”
Jacques Prévert

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If, then, my awareness of the past and future makes me less aware of the present, I must begin to wonder whether I am actually living in the real world.”
Alan Watts




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Quotes for: to live:


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True knowledge lies in knowing how to live.”
Baltasar Gracian - The Art of Worldly Wisdom
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
Blanche Pierson
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My trade and art is to live.”
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.”
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium
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"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower."”
Hans Christian Andersen
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To live without philosophizing is properly to have one's eyes closed and never attempt to open them.”
René Descartes - Principles of Philosophy
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Quotes about now:



Quotes for: now

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Seize the day.”
Quintus Horatius Flaccus - Odes
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No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.”
Alan Watts
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Now or never.”
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Live now, believe me, wait not till tomorrow:
Gather today the roses of life.”

Pierre de Ronsard
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Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay.”
Simone de Beauvoir
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I wasted time, and now doth time waste me.”
William Shakespeare
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Alan Watts also said...


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The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance.”
Alan Watts
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Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.”
Alan Watts
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You are the big bang, the original force of the universe, coming on as whoever you are.”
Alan Watts
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No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.”
Alan Watts
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A person who thinks all the time has nothing to think about except thoughts. So he loses touch with reality, and lives in a world of illusion.”
Alan Watts
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Our deeds, our feelings, our thoughts, and our sensations just happen of themselves, as the rain falls and the water flows along the valley.”
Alan Watts - In My Own Way
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