Quotations on Future
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It's clear to me now that we've got to reach out to the Arab Sunni community in particular in an effort to cause some moderate political activity to take place so they join the future of Iraq.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: Cause, Community, Effort, Future, Iraq, Now)
I think you will see a lot of strains develop in the political process that will result in violence everywhere in the country - but it's controllable, it's workable and it will lead to a much better future for these people.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: People, Country, Future, Result, Violence, Will)
But the truth of the matter is that there is there is an opportunity for them to participate in the economic and political future of the country and certainly in the security life of the country.
- John Abizaid
(Keywords: Life, Truth, Opportunity, Country, Future, Security)
The science of politics is the one science that is deposited by the streams of history, like the grains of gold in the sand of a river; and the knowledge of the past, the record of truths revealed by experience, is eminently practical, as an instrument of action and a power that goes to making the future.
- Lord Acton
(Keywords: Politics, Power, Science, Experience, History, Knowledge, Action, Future, Gold, Past)
Such decisions will be far reaching and difficult. But you never lacked courage in the past. Your courage is now needed for the future.
- Gerry Adams
(Keywords: Courage, Decisions, Future, Now, Past, Will)
America's future will be determined by the home and the school. The child becomes largely what he is taught; hence we must watch what we teach, and how we live.
- Jane Addams
(Keywords: Home, America, Future, School, Will)
Our modern states are preparing for war without even knowing the future enemy.
- Alfred Adler
(Keywords: War, Enemy, Future, states)
Therefore, I think that in the celebration of the 50 years of the present reign, there must be research on the changes that the country has undergone, and in the future, it could be used as a lesson for our future actions.
- Bhumibol Adulyadej
(Keywords: Actions, Country, Future, Present, Research, Years)
Johns Hopkins introduced me to two defining events in my life: commitment to biomedical research and meeting my future wife, Mary.
- Peter Agre
(Keywords: Wife, Commitment, Events, Future, Meeting, Research)
Those who insist on having hostilities with us, kill and destroy the option of friendship with us in the future, which is unfortunate because it is clear the future belongs to Iran and that enmities will be fruitless.
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
(Keywords: Friendship, Future, Will)
If we have to use force, it is because we are America. We are the indispensable nation. We stand tall. We see further into the future.
- Madeleine Albright
(Keywords: America, Force, Future, Nation)
In some ways, September 11, 2001, seems a long time ago. Yet we have done so much in only a few years, and we will continue to do so in the future, to prevent such attacks on America.
- George Allen
(Keywords: Time, America, Future, Will, Years)
Forget the past - the future will give you plenty to worry about.
- George Allen, Sr.
(Keywords: Forget, Future, Past, Will, Worry)
The past is a source of knowledge, and the future is a source of hope. Love of the past implies faith in the future.
- Stephen Ambrose
(Keywords: Faith, Love, Knowledge, Hope, Future, Past)
People who live in the past generally are afraid to compete in the present. I've got my faults, but living in the past is not one of them. There's no future in it.
- Sparky Anderson
(Keywords: People, Faults, Future, Living, Past, Present)
Prejudice is a burden that confuses the past, threatens the future and renders the present inaccessible.
- Maya Angelou
(Keywords: Burden, Future, Past, Prejudice, Present)
The self is an oral society in which the present is constantly running a dialogue with the past and the future inside of one skin.
- David Antin
(Keywords: Society, Future, Past, Present, Running, Self, Skin)
The current wisdom now is that if the three networks are covering the news the same way the difference is the anchor people. I think that won't be true in the future.
- Roone Arledge
(Keywords: Wisdom, People, Difference, Future, News, Now)
School is practice for future life, practice makes perfect and nobodys perfect, so why practice?
- Billie Joe Armstrong
(Keywords: Life, Future, Practice, School)
The executive moves we are announcing today will strengthen American for the long-term future and reflect well on the depth of the Company's management team.
- Gerard Arpey
(Keywords: Management, American, Company, Future, Today, Will)
What my future will not be is active politics in the Liberal Democrat party.
- Paddy Ashdown
(Keywords: Politics, Future, Liberal, Party, Will)
I see myself more as an ambassador of the game. And I hope to bring chess to a higher level in the United States. Making bigger tournaments, more interesting events. Making it a respectable profession for young people to be able to pursue in the future.
- Maurice Ashley
(Keywords: People, Hope, Chess, Events, Future, Profession, states, United)
Humanity has the stars in its future, and that future is too important to be lost under the burden of juvenile folly and ignorant superstition.
- Isaac Asimov
(Keywords: Burden, Folly, Future, Humanity, Stars, Superstition)
The cosmical importance of this conclusion is profound and the possibilities it opens for the future very remarkable, greater in fact than any suggested before by science in the whole history of the human race.
- Francis William Aston
(Keywords: History, Science, Fact, Future, Importance, Possibilities, Race, Remarkable)
Science Fiction is not just about the future of space ships travelling to other planets, it is fiction based on science and I am using science as my basis for my fiction, but it's the science of prehistory - palaeontology and archaeology - rather than astronomy or physics.
- Jean M. Auel
(Keywords: Science, Astronomy, Fiction, Future, Physics, Ships, Space)
To a father, when a child dies, the future dies; to a child when a parent dies, the past dies.
- Red Auerbach
(Keywords: Father, Future, Past)
This ought to be a season for cooperation in terms of pushing our economy forward, job creation, steadying the middle class, and laying the groundwork for a better future. And that's what we want to work on with Republicans and Democrats.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Work, Class, Cooperation, Creation, Democrats, Economy, Future, Job, Middle class, Republicans, Want)
The fact is if we do our job right, if we keep worrying not about polls but about the jobs of the American people, about their health care, about their ability to educate their kids, stay in their homes and own their homes, send their kids to college, the basic pillars of a middle-class life, if we keep worrying about the future and building a stronger future for this country, these things will take care of themselves.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Health, Life, People, Ability, American, Building, Care, College, Country, Fact, Future, Job, Jobs, Kids, Right, Will)
Now, China, India have set goals. We're going to be able to review what they're doing. We're going to be able to challenge them if they don't meet those goals. We're going to pursue this anyway, because the President understands that our future lies with a clean energy economy. We've doubled renewables this year. There are millions of jobs to be had there, more energy security, so we're going to pursue this.
- David Axelrod
(Keywords: Goals, Challenge, Economy, Energy, Future, Jobs, Lies, Now, President, Security)
What matters is to live in the present, live now, for every moment is now. It is your thoughts and acts of the moment that create your future. The outline of your future path already exists, for you created its pattern by your past.
- Sai Baba
(Keywords: Thoughts, Future, Now, Past, Present)
There is also work to do in the evolution of a stable family life and values, and in ensuring that the Nigerian family is built on core values that will form the bedrock of the future society. We must showcase the ideals of family life and be models of family values.
- Ibrahim Babangida
(Keywords: Family, Life, Work, Society, Values, Evolution, Future, Ideals, Will)
A person who has sympathy for mankind in the lump, faith in its future progress, and desire to serve the great cause of this progress, should be called not a humanist, but a humanitarian, and his creed may be designated as humanitarianism.
- Irving Babbitt
(Keywords: Faith, Sympathy, Progress, Cause, Desire, Future, Mankind, May)
Head Start's ability to improve the educational skills and opportunities of Latino children will be an important component of America's future success.
- Joe Baca
(Keywords: Success, Ability, America, Children, Future, Will)
Pearl Harbor caused our Nation to wholeheartedly commit to winning World War II, changing the course of our Nation's history and the world's future.
- Joe Baca
(Keywords: History, War, Winning, Future, Nation, World, World war)
You are always free to change your mind and choose a different future, or a different past.
- Richard Bach
(Keywords: Change, Future, Mind, Past)
Poetry is one of the destinies of speech... One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.
- Gaston Bachelard
(Keywords: Poetry, Future, Language, Speech)
I think and hope and believe that the Japanese government and the people of Japan will be happy and content with the progress of justice in this case and that it will not become a great issue in the future.
- Howard Baker
(Keywords: Government, People, Progress, Hope, Content, Future, Justice, Will)
Measured by any standard, white or black, Washington must be regarded today as one of the great men of this country: and in the future he will be so honored.
- Ray Stannard Baker
(Keywords: Men, Future, Today, Washington, Will)
As to judging our own time, and thereby gaining some basis for a judgment of future possibilities, we are doubtless not only too close to it to appraise it but too much formed by it and enclosed within it to do so.
- Emily Greene Balch
(Keywords: Time, Future, Judgment, Possibilities)
There is never time in the future in which we will work out our salvation. The challenge is in the moment; the time is always now.
- James A. Baldwin
(Keywords: Time, Work, Challenge, Future, Now, Salvation, Will)
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
(Keywords: Soul, Fear, Future, Nothing)
A mother's happiness is like a beacon, lighting up the future but reflected also on the past in the guise of fond memories.
- Honore de Balzac
(Keywords: Happiness, Mother, Future, Memories, Past)
For the cause that lacks assistance, the wrong that needs resistance, for the future in the distance, and the good that I can do.
- George Linnaeus Banks
(Keywords: Cause, Future, Needs, Wrong)
The ultimate function of prophecy is not to tell the future, but to make it. Your successful past will block your visions of the future.
- Joel A. Barker
(Keywords: Successful, Future, Past, Prophecy, Visions, Will)
Your successful past will block your visions of the future.
- Joel A. Barker
(Keywords: Successful, Future, Past, Visions, Will)
I can't deny that some customers and prospects think it's the key to our future. But it's not. We're certainly supportive of the Dept. of Justice and the 20 states that have brought this action.
- Jim Barksdale
(Keywords: Action, Future, Justice, Key, states)
We are comfortable with the fact that we cannot know personally what happened in the world before we were born, yet we are uncomfortable with the notion that we will stop engaging with time at some point in the future.
- John Barton
(Keywords: Time, Fact, Future, Will, World)
It is, I claim, nonsense to say that it does not matter which individual man acted as the nucleus for the change. It is precisely this that makes history unpredictable into the future.
- Gregory Bateson
(Keywords: History, Change, Future, Man, Nonsense)
To love someone is to isolate him from the world, wipe out every trace of him, dispossess him of his shadow, drag him into a murderous future. It is to circle around the other like a dead star and absorb him into a black light.
- Jean Baudrillard
(Keywords: Love, Future, Light, Shadow, World)
There's a wealth of literature out there which, hopefully, will be, you know, exploded in the future, and I personally find it very rewarding to be involved with classic storytelling, and sort of legendary characters.
- Sean Bean
(Keywords: Wealth, Future, Literature, Will)