There are hundreds of inspirational quotes and people who all say the same thing: live in the moment. You can find thousands of messages all telling you that the only thing that matters is the here and now. The past is over and the future isn’t here yet, so let’s all be present and enjoy every moment that comes our way. It’s a quality I find admirable and one I struggle with every day of my life. The problem with living in the moment is that it’s so hard to forget about the history that came before it.