Now, today. Tomorrow, the future.

Now is the accepted time,

not tomorrow,

                                                 not some more convenient season.

It is today that our best work can be done

and not some future day or future year.

It is today that we fit ourselves for the greater usefulness of tomorrow.

Today is the seed time,

                           now are the hours of work,


tomorrow comes the harvest and the playtime.”

-W.E.B. Du Bois

Happy Birthday to one of my personal heroes, 1st black man to earn a doctorate from Harvard, a poignant speaker, a staunch civil-rights activist, and a true American


About thedailyheard

Just a guy with an opinion and some time on my hands trying to find out where the sidewalk really does end.

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