Future Quotes

Seneca - enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to...
Lewis mumford - traditionalists are pessimists about the future...

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Buddha
Unknown - as i sit i see a dove and think of our deep, dear...
If we were logical, the future would be bleak indeed. But we are more than logical. We are human beings, and we have faith, and we have hope.
Jacques Cousteau
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets in the future.
Graham Green

Who can tell who will be the President a year from now? - - John F. Kennedy, speaking to the president of Harvard about why he did not want to delay signing documents relating to a future JFK Presidential Library, 2 October 1963.
John F. Kennedy, "A Thousand Days, " by Arthur Schlesinger Jr. [1965]
I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority.
E. B. White
We have no right to assume that any physical laws exist, or if they have existed up until now, that they will continue to exist in a similar manner in the future.
Max Karl Ernst Ludwig Planck
Be careful that victories do not carry the seed of future defeats.
Ralph W. Sockman
For the ordinary man is passive. Within a narrow circle home life, and perhaps the trade unions or local politics he feels himself master of his fate, but against major events he is as helpless as against the elements. So far from endeavouring to influence the future, he simply lies down and lets things happen to him.
George Orwell
The main goal of the future is to stop violence. The world is addicted to it.
Bill Cosby
The future is an opaque mirror. Anyone who tries to look into it sees nothing but the dim outlines of an old and worried face.
Jim Bishop, New York Journal - American, March 14, 1959
A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do you know that his future will not be equal to our present?
Confucius, Analects
My specific goal is to revolutionize the future of the species. Mathematics is just another way of predicting the future.
Ralph Abraham
You can never plan the future by the past.
Edmund Burke
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - which seldom happens to us.
Jean De La Bruyere
To the wrongs that need resistance, To the right that needs assistance, To the future in the distance, Give yourselves.
Carrie Chapman Catt
He who controls the past controls the future.
George Orwell, "Nineteen Eighty - Four".
Sin bravely... We will never have all the facts to make a perfect judgement, but with the aid of basic experience we must leap bravely into the future.
Russell R. McIntyre
For I dipped into the future, as far as human eye could see, saw a vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Strategy is a style of thinking, a conscious and deliberate process, an intensive implementation system, the science of insuring future success.
Pete Johnson
When you relinquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness.
Nicole Kidman, in The Scotsman
To break a promise is to deny the reality of the past Therefore it is to deny the hope of a real future....
Ursala Lequin
Only the flexibly creative person can really manage the future, Only the one who can face novelty with confidence and without fear.
Abraham Maslow
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life.
Miles Davis
The dynamics of capitalism is postponement of enjoyment to the constantly postponed future.
Norman O. Brown
Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock.
Alvin Toffle
We are at the very beginning of time for the human race. It is not unreasonable that we grapple with problems. But there are tens of thousands of years in the future. Our responsibility is to do what we can, learn what we can, improve the solutions, and pass them on.
Richard Feynman
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
Brian Tracy
All my children have spoken for themselves since they first learned to speak, and not always with my advance approval, and I expect that to continue in the future.
Gerald R. Ford
Language is the armory of the human mind, and at once contains the trophies of its past and the weapons of its future conquests.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge, The Forbes Book of Business Quotations
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
George Bernard Shaw
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
Graham Greene, The Power and the Glory
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - - which seldom happens to us.
La Bruyere
If we can recognize that change and uncertainty are basic principles, we can greet the future and the transformation we are undergoing with the understanding that we do not know enough to be pessimistic.
Hazel Henderson
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Seneca
I have never been able, really, to regret anything in all my life. I have always been far much too absorbed in the present moment or the immediate future to think back.
Albert Camus, The Strange
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln