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A list of the best prediction quotes and sayings, including the names of each speaker or author when available. This list is sorted by popularity, so only the most famous prediction quotes are at the top. The authors of these historic prediction quotes are displayed next to each quote, so if you see one you like be sure to check out other inspirational prediction quotes from that same writer.

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No one can possibly know what ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Quotes About Prediction
No one can possibly know what is about to happen: it is happening, each time, for the first time, for the only time. James Baldwin

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Predictions of the future are ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes About Prediction
Predictions of the future are never anything but projections of present automatic processes and procedures, that is, of occurrences that are likely to come to pass if men do not act and if nothing unexpected happens; every action, for better or worse, and every accident necessarily destroys the whole pattern in whose frame the prediction moves and where it finds its evidence. Hannah Arendt

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“I see ranks ready for battle,... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quotes About Prediction
“I see ranks ready for battle, stretching out. Five, six horses across, ranks in formation. Endlessly.” Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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He who asks fortune-tellers th... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quotes About Prediction
He who asks fortune-tellers the future unwittingly forfeits an inner intimation of coming events that is a thousand times more exact than anything they may say. He is impelled by inertia, rather than curiosity, and nothing is more unlike the submissive apathy with which he hears his fate revealed than the alert dexterity with which the man of courage lays hands on the future. Walter Benjamin

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The unpredictability inherent ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quotes About Prediction
The unpredictability inherent in human affairs is due largely to the fact that the by-products of a human process are more fateful than the product. Eric Hoffer

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Legends of prediction are comm... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quotes About Prediction
Legends of prediction are common throughout the whole Household of Man. Gods speak, spirits speak, computers speak. Oracular ambiguity or statistical probability provides loopholes, and discrepancies are expunged by Faith. Ursula K. Le Guin