"In times of drastic change, it is the learners who inherit the future.
The learned usually find themselves equipped to live in a world that no
"Understanding is the fruit of looking deeply ... This present moment
contains the past and the future. The secret of transformation ... lies in
our handling of this very moment."
Thich Nhat Hanh
"If a person faces up to it, and takes the dare of the future, they can have some control over
their destiny. That's an exciting idea to me, better than waiting with
everybody else to see what's going to happen."
John H. Glenn Jr
"Nobody can really guarantee the future. The best we can do is size up
the chances, calculate the risks involved, estimate our ability to deal
with them, and then make our plans with confidence."
"Those who build the future are those who know that greater things are yet to come."
Melvin J. Evans
"Education is your passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the
people who prepare for it today."
"Neither a wise person nor a brave one lies down on the tracks of history
to wait for the train of the future to run over them."
Dwight D. Eisenhower
"To provide for the future is a part of one's responsibility in life; and
the world has scant consideration for the person who neglects it."
Henry L. Doherty
"Either we take hold of the future or the future will take hold of us."
"The future belongs to those who are virile, to whom it is a pleasure to
live, to create, to whet their intelligence on that of the others."
Sir Henry Deterding