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October 3, 2012 Past is Past Past is past. From whom do we often hear this quote? We frequently hear this from different people around us which experienced a lot of things in their lives such as: those people who experienced falling in and out of love and do not want to talk about what they had before hence they bring the flow of their conversation with their friends to another topic; those who are mistreated in their past, avoiding to remember what happened way back...

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The Past, Present, and a Condemned Future

The Past, Present, and a Condemned Future “The past is the present, isn’t it? It’s the future too. We all try to lie out of that but life won’t let us”(882). The character of Mary Tyrone declares this quote and poses an ominous thought; the state of time is merely irrelevant in life. It does not matter whether one resides in the present, the past can hauntingly resurface; the hope for the future can consume and blur what occurs currently. The main characters of Tennessee Williams’ A Streetcar Named...

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Living in the past present and future

Some people claim that the living in the present can actually cause more harm than good. They say that in order to lead a productive and profitable life, one must study both the past and the future, the present is only a stepping stone. I think that this is quite the opposite. The past must be learned from, the future must be looked at, but the present is where things happen, where a person can make things happen. In each persons time, he has the chance to make a mark upon the world. Each ...

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Past and Future- English Argumentative Essay

"There is no point in preserving the past. We should be looking to the future." Do you agree with this statement? Seperating past, present and future is a mistake many people tend to make. The past, present and future are entwined in each other, and most apparently, the past is deeply embedded in the future. Often, youngsters feel that the past is unimportant, and that we ought to be looking to the future. This is a deadly, fatal, and extremely misguided way of thinking; are they even thinking...

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The Assualt - Views About Past and Present

constantly bringing up his past. Every time he attempted to look at what the future held in store for him he was sent back towards looking at the past. By looking back and searching for his past he was able to progress into the future without feeling the unbearable light of the future. Mulisch uses an extensive amount of light and dark metaphors, and structure in order to show us that if we desire to progress through a less painful life we should reflect upon our past before we look too far ahead...

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Is Thomas Hardy Obsessed with the Past?

Q) A critic has described Hardy as, “A poet obsessed with the past.” How far do you agree with the claim? In your answer, you should either refer to two/three poems in detail, or range more widely through the whole selection. Many of Thomas Hardy’s poems are centered on the feelings summoned up when reminiscing about the past. On the surface, it seems as though Hardy is ‘obsessed with the past’ as many poems are laced with memories which conjure up feelings of nostalgia. It is important...

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Advertising Past and Present Paper - 1

Advertising Past and Present Paper MKT/447 July 20, 2012 Advertising Past and Present Paper Introduction Advertising is considered as a nonpaid platform to communicate the target customers about the products and services (Hill, O'Sullivan & Hill, 2003). There are different tools and tactics that are used in advertising. It is true that over the years, the form of advertising has changed in a dramatic manner. Taste & preferences of target market have changed that resulted into the alterations...

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GEN 480 Week 4 Individual Assignment Past Present Future Presentation

This pack comprises GEN 480 Week 4 Individual Assignment Past Present Future Presentation Business - General Business GEN 480 Week 1 Individual Assignment Ethics Awareness Inventory Analysis GEN 480 Week 2 Individual Assignment Professional Workplace Dilemma Paper GEN 480 Week 2 Learning Team Assignment Skills Assessment Paper and Matrix GEN 480 Week 3 Individual Assignment Critical Thinking Case Study GEN 480 Week 3 Learning Team Assignment Analysis...

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The past

 Why the past should not be glorified We should not preserve the past, we should look to the future. We are living in the modern era, where people are practical and realistic, optimistic that new inventions and discoveries will improve their lives. For most, it would be plain foolishness if one were to be so mindful about the past, when instead, one should invest his time and thought into building a better and more meaningful life in the future. Ironically, in the midst of their “pragmatic” judgement...

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‘People Who Under-Achieve Academically Make No Contribution to Society.’ Do You Agree?

now come to be applied to accounts of events that are narrated in a chronological order, and deal with the past of mankind. Learning by inquiry about the past of mankind was later developed into a discipline by the Greek historians Thucydides and Heredeotus (who is popularly known as ’Father of History’). E. H. Carn defined history as an "unending dialogue between the present and the past." Jawaharlal Nehru observed that man’s growth from barbarism to civilization is supposed to be the theme of...

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