|The first excerpt represents the past or something you must release, and is drawn from Shakespeare's Sonnets by William Shakespeare:
Just to the time, not with the time exchang'd,
So that myself bring water for my stain.
Never believe though in my nature reign'd,
All frailties that besiege all kinds of blood,
That it could so preposterously be stain'd,
To leave for nothing all thy sum of good;
For nothing this wide universe I call,
Save thou, my rose, in it thou art my all.
Alas! 'tis true, I have gone here and there,
And made my self a motley to the view,
|The second excerpt represents the present or the deciding factor of the moment, and is drawn from Finished by H. Rider Haggard:
and thus she will be out of mischief. Meanwhile you and your
friends can depart untroubled by her fancies, and join the white
men who are near. Tomorrow you shall start."
"That is good," I said with a sigh of relief. Then an idea
struck me and I added, "I suppose no harm will come to Nombe, who
might be thought to know too much?"
"I hope not," he replied indifferently, "but that is a matter for
her Spirit to decide. Now go, Macumazahn, for I am weary."
I also was weary after my prolonged seclusion under that very hot
skin rug. For be it remembered I was not yet strong again, and
although this was not the real reason why I had stopped behind
|The third excerpt represents the future or something you must embrace, and is drawn from Captain Stormfield by Mark Twain:
"If he is a fool, yes. But if he is bright, and ambitious and
industrious, the knowledge he gains and the experiences he has,
change his ways and thoughts and likings, and make him find his
best pleasure in the company of people above that age; so he allows
his body to take on that look of as many added years as he needs to
make him comfortable and proper in that sort of society; he lets
his body go on taking the look of age, according as he progresses,
and by and by he will be bald and wrinkled outside, and wise and
"Babies the same?"
"Babies the same. Laws, what asses we used to be, on earth, about