Future Quotes

The future has a way of arriving unannounced.
George Will
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - which seldom happens to us.
Jean De La Bruyere

History is a relentless master. It has no present, only the past rushing into the future. To try to hold fast is to be swept aside.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Never let a stain from the past put a mark on your future.
Jillian Graham, Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul
The American lives even more for his goals, for the future, than the European. Life for him is always becoming, never being.
Albert Einstein
We live in the present, we dream of the future, but we learn eternal truths from the past.
Madame Chiang

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Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.
Niels Boh
I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.
Alan Watts
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The past is certain, the future obscure.
Thales
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
The world is full of people whose notion of a satisfactory future is, in fact, a return to the idealised past.
Robertson Davies, "A Voice from the Attic", 1960
Educate your children to self - Control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies subject to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future and crimes from society.
Benjamin Franklin
The challenges of change are always hard. It is important that we begin to unpack those challenges that confront this nation and realize that we each have a role that requires us to change and become more responsible for shaping our own future.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
I know of no way to judge the future but by the past.
Patrick Henry
The future comes one day at a time.
Dean Gooderham Acheson
The fact is, that civilization requires slaves. The Greeks were quite right there. Unless there are slaves to do the ugly, horrible, uninteresting work, culture, and contemplation become almost impossible. Human slavery is wrong, insecure, and demoralizing. On mechanical slavery, on the slavery of the machine, the future of the world depends.
Oscar Wilde
A youth is to be regarded with respect. How do you know that his future will not be equal to our present?
Confucius, Analects
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Be careful that victories do not carry the seed of future defeats.
Ralph W. Sockman
Strategy is a style of thinking, a conscious and deliberate process, an intensive implementation system, the science of insuring future success.
Pete Johnson
These days people seek knowledge, not wisdom. Knowledge is of the past, wisdom is of the future.
Vernon Coope
The best way to predict the future is to invent it.
Alan Kay
An author is a fool who, not content with boring those he lives with, insists on boring future generations.
Charles de Montesquieu
We think very little of time present; we anticipate the future, as being too slow, and with a view to hasten it onward, we recall the past to stay it as too swiftly gone. We are so thoughtless, that we thus wander through the hours which are not here, regardless only of the moment that is actually our own.
Blaise Pascal
Fear not for the future, weep not for the past.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Seneca
A liberal is a man or a woman or a child who looks forward to a better day, a more tranquil night, and a bright, infinite future.
Leonard Bernstein
The greatest loss of time is delay and expectation, which depend upon the future. We let go the present, which we have in our power, and look forward to that which depends upon chance, and so relinquish a certainty for an uncertainty.
Seneca
Be positive in addressing the envelope to your future, For enclosed are your efforts from the past. Be certain of the postage and double check what class.
Unknown
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Brian Tracy
Education a debt due from present to future generations.
George Peabody
My future starts when I wake up every morning... Every day I find something creative to do with my life.
Miles Davis
One day at a time - This is enough. Do not look back and grieve over the past, for it is gone; and do not be troubled about the future, for it has not yet come. Live in the present, and make it so beautiful that it will be worth remembering.
Ida Scott Taylor.
At every crossroads on the path that leads to the future, tradition has placed 10, 000 men to guard the past.
Maurice Masterlinck
Only a fool walks backwards into the future.
Terry Goodkind
To live in the past or in the future may be less satisfying than to live in the present, but it can never be as disillusioning.
R. D. Laing
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.
George Bernard Shaw
Disconnecting from change does not recapture the past. It loses the future.
Kathleen Norris, O Magazine, January 2004