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Today (#trust30)

Your genuine action will explain itself, and will explain your other genuine actions. Your conformity explains nothing. The force of character is cumulative. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Yesterday is done, spent, unchangeable. Tomorrow is a dream, ephemeral, potential. Today is real, here, now. Is what I’m doing today creating the tomorrow I really want?

 

For more information

This post is part of a series inspired by The Domino Project’s #Trust30 Writing Challenge. Each day during the month of June 2011, we receive a thought from Ralph Waldo Emerson’s essay “Self-Reliance”, to use as a writing prompt. For more information about the #Trust30 Writing Challenge, see today’s prompt:

http://ralphwaldoemerson.me/liz-danzico

Related articles on this blog:

Today Is Not Yesterday Nor Tomorrow
http://blog.davender.com/2008/10/today-is-not-yesterday-nor-tomorrow/

When You Run Out Of Dreams
http://blog.davender.com/2008/01/when-you-run-out-of-dreams/

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