Future Quotes

“You will be fine,’ the fortune teller says. ‘There may be decisions to make and surprises in store. Life takes us to unexpected places sometimes. The future is never set in stone, remember that.”
― Erin Morgenstern

“The past attracts me, the present frightens me, because the future is death.”
― Guy de Maupassant

“She sees things — things that might happen, things that are coming. But it’s very subjective. The future isn’t set in stone. Things change.”
― Stephenie Meyer,

“I don’t want a future, I want a present. To me this appears of greater value. You have a future only when you have no present, and when you have a present, you forget to even think about the future.”
― Robert Walser

“You know, people ask me. They say ‘Dan, three years later do you really want to be drawing cat whiskers on your face?’ but they don’t understand. The cat whiskers, they come from within.”
― Dan Howell

“There’s a lot for you to live for. Good things are definitely in your future, Leonard. I’m sure of it. You have no idea how many interesting people you’ll meet after high school’s over. Your life partner, your best friend, the most wonderful person you’ll ever know is sitting in some high school right now waiting to graduate and walk into your life – maybe even feeling all the same things you are, maybe even wondering about you, hoping that you’re strong enough to make it to the future where you’ll meet.”
― Matthew Quick

“I want an infinitely blank book and the rest of time…
…why didn’t I learn to treat everything like it was the last time, my greatest regret is how much I believed in the future.”

“I am afraid because I can so clearly foresee my own life rotting away of itself, like a leaf that rots without falling, while I pursue my round of existence from day to day.”
― Osamu Dazai

“I am an optimist. Anyone interested in the future has to be otherwise he would simply shoot himself.”
― Arthur C. Clarke

“You may live to see man-made horrors beyond your comprehension.”
― Nikola Tesla

“Personality begins where comparison leaves off. Be unique. Be memorable. Be confident. Be proud.”
― Shannon L. Alder

“Love is the only future God offers.”
― Victor Hugo, Les Misérables

“There is the past, and there is the future. The present is never more than the single second dividing one from the other. We live poised on that second as it’s hurtling forward—toward what?”
― Laini Taylor

“If we are worried about the future, then we must look today at the upbringing of children.”
― Gordon B. Hinckley

“Love is the only future God offers.”
― Victor Hugo

“You may live to see man-made horrors beyond your comprehension.”
― Nikola Tesla

“We remember the past, live in the present, and write the future.”
― Shaun David Hutchinson

“The true definition of mental illness is when the majority of your time is spent in the past or future, but rarely living in the realism of NOW.”
― Shannon L. Alder

“If we are worried about the future, then we must look today at the upbringing of children.”
― Gordon B. Hinckley

“The future is uncertain, but that can be a good thing.”
― Jennifer Niven

“We can only see a short distance ahead, but we can see plenty there that needs to be done.”
― Alan Turing

“Inherited Will, The Destiny of the Age, and The Dreams of the People. As long as people continue to pursue the meaning of Freedom, these things will never cease to be!” – Gol D. Roger”
― Eiichiro Oda

“Your hand can seize today, but not tomorrow; and thoughts of your tomorrow are nothing but desire. Don’t waste this breath, if your heart isn’t crazy, since “the rest of your life” won’t last forever.”
― Omar Khayyám

“I met a boy whose eyes showed me that the past, present and future were all the same thing.”
― Jennifer Elisabeth

“The past is made out of facts… I guess the future is just hope.”
― Isaac Marion

How can the past and future be, when the past no longer is, and the future is not yet? As for the present, if it were always present and never moved on to become the past, it would not be time, but eternity.”
― St. Augustine of Hippo

“People who say that yesterday was better than today are ultimately devaluing their own existence.”
― Karl Lagerfeld

“You have within you,right now,everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.”
― Brian Tracy

“‎No people whose word for ‘yesterday’ is the same as their word for ‘tomorrow’ can be said to have a firm grip on the time.”
― Salman Rushdie

“The past was gone and the future had yet to unfold, and he knew he should focus his life on the present…yet his day-to-day existence suddenly struck him as endless and unbearable.”
― Nicholas Sparks

“Tomorrow belongs to those who can hear it coming”
― David Bowie

“We took such care of tomorrow, but died on the way there.”
― Warsan Shire

“I still don’t know what it really means to grow up. However, if I happen to meet you, one day in the future, by then, I want to become someone you can be proud to know.”
― Makoto Shinkai

“A very wise man once told me that you can’t look back-you just have to put the past behind you, and find something better in your future.”
― Jodi Picoult

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.”
― Søren Kierkegaard

“The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.”
― Eleanor Roosevelt

“If you want to be happy, do not dwell in the past, do not worry about the future, focus on living fully in the present.”
― Roy T. Bennett

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