Quotations About / On:
We already have the statistics for the future: the growth percentages of pollution, overpopulation, desertification. The future is already in place.
(Günther Grass (b. 1927), German author. Interview in New Statesman & Society (London, June 22, 1990).)
We cannot always assure the future of our friends; we have a better chance of assuring our future if we remember who our friends are.
(Henry Kissinger (b. 1923), German-born U.S. Republican politician, secretary of state. "A Visit to the Shah of Iran," ch. 29, The White House Years (1979).
Said of the changing U.S. policy toward the Shah of Iran.)
What I'm saying is that a lot of behavior that you are talking about is a direct response of people not having a future, or feeling that they don't have a future.
(William Julius Wilson (b. 1935), U.S. director of the Center for the Study of Urban Inequality, University of Chicago. New York Times, p. 77 (December 4, 1994).)
Every day you still dwell in the past, is a wasted minute of the future.
(Dare, dream, live)
The truth has a future.
Lies have no future!
If the future holds all the good, then time holds no back for it.
Plan for the future, live in the present, be proud of your past
'Some forms of art may even remember the future'.
What you do today, determines what you will be in the future.
(Preparing for the future)