79 quotes about Future
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The future comes one day at a time.
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The future is... black.
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I would sum up my fear about the future in one word: boring. And that's my one fear: that everything has happened; nothing exciting or new or interesting is ever going to happen again... the future is just going to be a vast, conforming suburb of the soul.
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It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.
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I have a Vision of the Future, chum. The workers flats in fields of soya beans tower up like silver pencils, score on score.
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Take no thought for tomorrow; for tomorrow shall take thought for the things of itself. [Matthew 6:34]
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Future: That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured.
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All futurity seems teeming with endless destruction never to be repelled; Desperate remorse swallows the present in a quenchless rage.
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The future destiny of the child is always the work of the mother.
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Never be afraid to trust an unknown future to a known God.
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When all else is lost, the future still remains.
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I don't try to describe the future. I try to prevent it.
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The future is as bright as the promises of God.
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By the street of by-and-by, one arrives at the house of never.
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Failure is unimportant. It takes courage to make a fool of yourself.
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our day will come is another way of saying you get yours.
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Ignorance of God's prophetic outline, failure to know God's program for the Church, the nations, and Israel, is the cause of the overwhelming amount of error and misunderstanding of the events of the future.
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Predicting the future is easy. It's trying to figure out what's going on now that's hard.
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The best way to predict the future is to create it.
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I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
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I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
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Create your future from your future not your past.
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The future? Like unwritten books and unborn children, you don't talk about it.
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That man is prudent who neither hopes nor fears anything from the uncertain events of the future.
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The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that men may become robots. True enough, robots do not rebel. But given man's nature, robots cannot live and remain sane, they become Golems, they will destroy their world and themselves because they cannot stand any longer the boredom of a meaningless life.
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If you do not think about your future, you cannot have one.
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Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.
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The trouble with the future is that is usually arrives before we're ready for it.
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I don't ever look back. I look forward.
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I've read the last page of the Bible. It's all going to turn out all right.
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We already have the statistics for the future: the growth percentages of pollution, overpopulation, desertification. The future is already in place.
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The cradle of the future is the grave of the past.
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I know of know way of judging the future but by the past.
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The good days weren't really so good, and tomorrow ain't as bad as it seems.
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The future is purchased by the present.
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Tomorrow is an old deceiver, and his cheat never grows stale.
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We should all be concerned about the future because we will have to spend the rest of our lives there.
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My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there.
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There was a door to which I found no key: There was the veil through which I might not see.
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People are always shouting they want to create a better future. It's not true. The future is an apathetic void of no interest to anyone. The past is full of life, eager to irritate us, provoke and insult us, tempt us to destroy or repaint it. The only reason people want to be masters of the future is to change the past.
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Everything that looks to the future elevates human nature. Never is life so low or so little as when occupied with the present.
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They gave each other a smile with a future in it.
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The future looks extremely bright indeed, with lots of possibilities ahead -- big possibilities. Like the song says, We've just begun.
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The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
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America, which has the most glorious present still existing in the world today, hardly stops to enjoy it, in her insatiable appetite for the future.
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The wave of the future is coming and there is no fighting it.
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It is not the cares of today, but the cares of tomorrow that weigh a man down. For the needs of today we have corresponding strength given. For the morrow we are told to trust. It is not ours yet.
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The future will one day be the present and will seem as unimportant as the present does now.
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Tomorrow, you promise yourself, will be different, yet, tomorrow is too often a repetition of today.
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A fixed image of the future is in the worst sense a historical.
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The future influences the present just as much as the past.
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The child is not to be educated for the present, but for the remote future, and often is opposition to the immediate future.
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The past cannot be changed. The future is yet in your power.
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I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning...
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Tomorrow never comes.
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Those who foretell the future lies, even if he tells the truth.
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When men speak of the future, the Gods laugh.
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Upper classes are a nation's past, the middle class its future.
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The more unpredictable the world is the more we rely on predictions.
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We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon.
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There are certain moments when we might wish the future were built by men of the past.
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The future comes slowly, the present flies and the past stands still forever.
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We know what we are, but know not what we may be.
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We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
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The gigantic shadows which futurity casts upon the present.
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You don't just stumble into the future. You create your own future.
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It is extraordinary that whole populations have no projects for the future, none at all. It certainly is extraordinary, but it is certainly true.
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Imagine a baseball thrown thru the air. A high speed camera takes pictures of it showing very great detail -- names, laces, etc. Someone shows you a picture -- can you tell what direction it is travelling? or even if it is moving? NO. You would have to know where it was thrown FROM to know what direction it is going. In times of high change, it's good to know a little bit about the PAST to understand the present freeze frame of the NOW and project to some degree of accuracy where we are GOING (The Future).
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Whatever your past has been your future is spotless.
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We all need to take great interest in the future because we will spend the rest of our life there.
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The future lies before you, like paths of pure white snow. Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show.
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We have inherited the past; we can create the future.
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The young sailor at sea was ordered to climb a mast to adjust a sail during a violent storm. He got halfway up, looked down, got dizzy and sick. An old sailor on deck shouted up to him Look up, son, look up. Young sailor looked up, regained his composure, and completed his mission. Moral: Look ahead, not back.
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The trouble with our times is that the future is not what it used to be.
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The future is made of the same stuff as the present.
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It is possible to believe that all the past is but the beginning of a beginning, and that all that is and has been is but the twilight of the dawn. It is possible to believe that all the human mind has ever accomplished is but the dream before the awakening.
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I am not afraid of tomorrow, for I have seen yesterday and I love today.
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The past is of no importance. The present is of no importance. It is with the future that we have to deal. For the past is what man should not have been. The present is what man ought not to be. The future is what artists are.
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When I look into the future, it is so bright it burns my eyes.
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