Future Quotes

While I take inspiration from the past, like most Americans, I live for the future.
Ronald Reagan
Study the past if you would define the future.
Confucius

The main goal of the future is to stop violence. The world is addicted to it.
Bill Cosby
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future one.
Seneca
And yesterday he would have killed me to get to his foe. But now we serve each other. Only a fool walks into the future backward.
Terry Goodkind, "Stone of Tears".
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.

Wayne w dye - stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. live this...
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.
H. G. Wells
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
Alan watts - i have realized that the past and future are real...
It is impossible to live in the past, difficult to live in the present and a waste to live in the future.
Frank Herbert, Dune
When I see an adult on a bicycle, I do not despair for the future of the human race.
H. G. Wells
Whoso neglects learning in his youth, Loses the past and is dead for the future.
Euripides
The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln
A generation which ignores history has no past and no future.
Robert Heinlein, The Notebooks of Lazurus Long
Children have neither a past nor a future. Thus they enjoy the present - - which seldom happens to us.
La Bruyere
All human situations have their inconveniences. We feel those of the present but neither see nor feel those of the future; and hence we often make troublesome changes without amendment, and frequently for the worse.
Benjamin Franklin
Those who stare at the past have their backs turned to the future.
Unknown
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
John steinbeck, the winter of our discontent - most people live ninety percent in the past,...
I sometimes think of what future historians will say of us. A single sentence will suffice for modern man he fornicated and read the papers.
Albert Camus
As I sit I see a dove And think of our deep, dear true love Think not about our future lives Except perhaps our growing size Keep all your thoughts alive, aglow, All will be well, no fear, I know
Unknown
Change is the law of life; and those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
The rest of the world is sweeping past us. The oil and gas of the Texas future is the well - Educated mind. But we are still worried about whether Midland can beat Odessa at football.
Mark White
The future, according to some scientists, will be exactly like the past, only far more expensive.
John Sladek
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
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
It is because modern education is so seldom inspired by a great hope that it so seldom achieves great results. The wish to preserve the past rather that the hope of creating the future dominates the minds of those who control the teaching of the young.
Bertrand Russell
In the future everyone will be famous for fifteen minutes.
Andy Warhol
Only a scientific people can survive in a scientific future.
Thomas H. Huxley
We live in the present, we dream of the future, but we learn eternal truths from the past.
Madame Chiang
The only use of a knowledge of the past is to equip us for the present. The present contains all that there is. It is holy ground; for it is the past, and it is the future.
Alfred North Whitehead
Be careful that victories do not carry the seed of future defeats.
Ralph W. Sockman
A preoccupation with the future not only prevents us from seeing the present as it is but often prompts us to rearrange the past.
Eric Hoffer, The Passionate State of Mind, 1954
If you want to imagine the future, imagine a boot stamping on a human face forever.
George Orwell, 1984
The future depends on what we do in the present.
Mahatma Gandhi
The future is not something we enter. The future is something we create.
Leonard I. Sweet
In order to be utterly happy the only thing necessary is to refrain from comparing this moment with other moments in the past, which I often did not fully enjoy because I was comparing them with other moments of the future.
Andr Gide
It is because modern education is so seldom inspired by a great hope that it so seldom achieves great results. The wish to preserve the past rather than the hope of creating the future dominates the minds of those who control the teaching of the young.
Bertrand Russell
As long as anyone believes that his ideal and purpose is outside him, that it is above the clouds, in the past or in the future, he will go outside himself and seek fulfillment where it cannot be found. He will look for solutions and answers at every point except where they can be found - - In himself.
Erich Frohm