Present Tense


“Un homme heureux est trop content de la présence pour penser beaucoup à l’avenir. 

“Ein glücklicher Mensch ist zu zufrieden mit der Gegenwart, um sich viele Gedanken über die Zukunft zu machen.

“A happy human is too satisfied with the present, to be too worried about the future.

Albert Einstein,

Meine Zukunftspläne (My plans for the future), school essay in French at the Gymnasium, 18 September 1896, In: Alice Calaprice (ed.), Anita Ehlers (trans.): Einstein sagt, Piper-Verlag, München, Zürich 1996, p. 39.

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