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German writer 1927-2015+5
We already have the statistics for the future: the growth percentages of pollution, overpopulation, desertification. The future is already in place.
American motivational speaker, writer and consultant 1933-+2
A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown.
English art critic 1819-1900+2
Children see in their parents the past, their parents see in them the future; and if we find more love in the parents for their children than in children for their parents, this is sad but natural. Who does not entertain his hopes more than his recollections.
American humorist 1899-1995+2
The girl with a future avoids a man with a past.
American teacher, writer+1
Dreams get you into the future and add excitement to the present.
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
American statesman 1743-1826+1
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Lord George Byron
English poet 1788-1824+1
I shall soon be six-and-twenty. Is there anything in the future that can possibly console us for not being always twenty-five?
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.
American baseball player 1925-+1
It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
American statesman 1882-1945+1
Not only our future economic soundness but the very soundness of our democratic institutions depends on the determination of our government to give employment to idle men.
American botanist, horticulturist and pioneer 1849-1926+1
Our lives as we lead them as passed on to others, whether in physical or mental forms, tingeing all future lives together. This should be enough for one who lives for truth and service to his fellow passengers on the way.
Peter F. Drucker
American management consultant and writer 1909-+1
The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different.
African-American social reformer, abolitionist, orator and writer 1818-1895+1
We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to the present and the future.
...in our society... this has now become a propagandist system in which emphasis is put on the future... the ideology against which the young people of the 1950's and 1960's rebelled. Future preference: plan; study hard; save.Source: Oscar Iden Lecture Series, Lecture 3: The State of Individuals (1976)