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The Best Quotes About The Future

Updated June 14, 2019 591 votes 146 voters 14.2k views57 items

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

This list answers the questions, "What are the best quotes about the future?" and "What are inspirational the future quotes?"

This list includes notable the future quotes by various authors, writers, playwrights, speakers, politicians, athletes, poets, and more. Vote on your favorites so that the greatest the future quotes rise to the top, as the order of the list changes dynamically based on votes. Don't let your favorite the future sayings get to the bottom of the list.
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    The best way to predict the future is to create it.

    Peter Drucker
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    I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

    Albert Einstein
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    We know what we are, but know not what we may be.

    William Shakespeare
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    When I look into the future, it is so bright it burns my eyes.

    Oprah Winfrey
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    We should all be concerned about the future because we will have to spend the rest of our lives there.

    Charles F. Kettering
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    My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there.

    Charles F. Kettering
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    It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future.

    Yogi Berra
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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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    I've read the last page of the Bible. It's all going to turn out all right.

    Billy Graham
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    The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

    Abraham Lincoln
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    Yesterday is but today's memory, and tomorrow is today's dream.

    Khalil Gibran
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    The future is purchased by the present.

    Samuel Johnson
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    The future is... black.

    James Baldwin
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    Future: That period of time in which our affairs prosper, our friends are true and our happiness is assured.

    Ambrose Bierce
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    The future influences the present just as much as the past.

    Friedrich Nietzsche
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    When all else is lost, the future still remains.

    Christian Nevell Bovee
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    The trouble with the future is that is usually arrives before we're ready for it.

    Arnold H. Glasgow
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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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    I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.

    Patrick Henry
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    By the street of by-and-by, one arrives at the house of never.

    Miguel de Cervantes
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    I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.

    George Eliot
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    All futurity seems teeming with endless destruction never to be repelled; Desperate remorse swallows the present in a quenchless rage.

    William Blake
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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.

    J. G. Ballard
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    Whatever your past has been your future is spotless.