100+ Best Future Quotes: Exclusive Selection

The future is very important to all of us. Thinking about the future will take you one step forward. Our future depends on what we do now, so it is very important to use our time in a wise way. Inspirational quotes about the future will inspire you to appreciate the present and prepare you for better life.

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Top Future Quotes

The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time. — Abraham Lincoln

Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. — Malcolm X

The future rewards those who press on. I don’t have time to feel sorry for myself. I don’t have time to complain. I’m going to press on. — Barack Obama

You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backward. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something–your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. — Steve Jobs

What you do today will determine your future. — Catherine Pulsifer

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The future belongs to those who prepare for it today. — Malcolm X

The prerequisite for motivation and success in any endeavor is a BIG vision for your future. If you’re stuck in the past, you’re really in trouble. — B. N. Norton, Motivation Into Success

Let the future tell the truth, and evaluate each one according to his work and accomplishments. The present is theirs; the future, for which I have really worked, is mine. — Nikola Tesla

What is coming is better than what is gone. — Arabic Proverb

The American lives even more for his goals, for the future, than the European. Life for him is always becoming, never being. — Albert Einstein, Ideas And Opinions

No matter how dirty your past is, your future is still spotless. — Drake

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

The secret of your future is hidden in your daily routine. — Mike Murdock

Happiness is not something you postpone for the future; it is something you design for the present. — Jim Rohn

A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs. — Bernard Baruch

Don’t worry about people in your past. There’s a reason they didn’t make it to your future. — Anonymous

When I look into the future, it’s so bright it burns my eyes. — Oprah Winfrey

Map out your future – but do it in pencil. The road ahead is as long as you make it. Make it worth the trip. — Jon Bon Jovi

Just because the past didn’t turn out like you wanted it to doesn’t mean your future can’t be better than you imagined. — Anonymous

The only thing we know about the future is that it will be different. — Peter Drucker

The longer you look back, the farther you can look forward. — Winston Churchill

The best way to predict the future is to create it. — Abraham Lincoln

There are no guarantees or crystal balls for the future, and there’s no absolute way to know if you are or aren’t making the right decision. Give tomorrow the best possible chance that you can. — Kennedth Dino, The 12 Commandments

The future is always beginning now. — Anonymous

If we could unfold the future, the present would be our greatest care. — Edward Counsel

Let go of the past and go for the future. — Anonymous

Those who live in the past limit their future. — Anonymous

The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating. The paths to it are not found but made, and the activity of making them changes both the maker and the destination. — John Schaar

Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay. — Simone de Beauvoir

Faith and hope work hand in hand, however while hope focuses on the future, faith focuses on the now. — David Odunaiya, How To Make Faith Work In Your Life

Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now. — Alan Lakein

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

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

Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, you are unlikely to step up and take responsibility for making it so. — Noam Chomsky

The future depends on what we do in the present. — Mahatma Gandhi

My dreams are my dress rehearsals for my future. — David Copperfield

The future is not an inheritance, it is an opportunity and an obligation. — Bill Clinton

People can foresee the future only when it coincides with their own wishes, and the most grossly obvious facts can be ignored when they are unwelcome. — George Orwell

May the happiest days of your past, be the saddest days of your future. — Irish Saying

Tomorrow may never come to us. We do not live in tomorrow. We cannot find it in any of our title-deeds. The man who owns whole blocks of real estate, and great ships on the sea, does not own a single minute of tomorrow. Tomorrow! It is a mysterious possibility, not yet born. It lies under the seal of midnight–behind the veil of glittering constellations. — E. H. Chaplin

Do something today that your future self will thank you for. — Anonymous

We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it. — Barack Obama

Our future will be shaped by the assumptions we make about who we are and what we can be. — Rosabeth Moss Kanter

What worked in the past isn’t going to work in the future. More is expected of leaders today. All of us need to start demanding more from ourselves as leaders. — Vince Molinaro, The Leadership Contract: The Fine Print to Becoming an Accountable Leader

Nobody knows what the future will bring, but it’s a good bet that there will be a delivery charge. — Tom Wilson

The future remains uncertain and so it should, for it is the canvas upon which we paint our desires. Thus always the human condition faces a beautifully empty canvas. — Frank Herbert

You don’t need to predict the future. Just choose a future — a good future, a useful future — and make the kind of prediction that will alter human emotions and reactions in such a way that the future you predicted will be brought about. Better to make a good future than predict a bad one. — Isaac Asimov

There is no justification for present existence other than its expansion into an indefinitely open future. — Simone De Beauvoir

Even if you fall on your face you’re still moving forward. — Victor Kiam

Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. — Albert Camus

Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present. — Marcus Aurelius

I know not what the future holds, but I know who holds the future. — Anonymous

We cannot predict the future. But we can create it. I desire no future that will break the ties of the past. — George Eliot

The future is an opaque mirror. Anyone who tries to look into it sees nothing but the dim outlines of an old and worried face. — Jim Bishop

Your future is as bright as your faith. — Anonymous

The future starts today, not tomorrow. — Pope John Paul II

He who pays not no attention to his future is always penalized. — Dr T.P.Chia

Rather than wasting time on yesterday that is gone, it is better to invest your time in tomorrow that is not yet born — RVM

Our future accomplishments are determined entirely by how every second in our life is put to a useThe future is the cumulation of many nows. — Anonymous

Your future is created by what you do today not tomorrow. — Anonymous

When you relinquish the desire to control your future, you can have more happiness. — Nicole Kidman

In this volatile business of ours, we can ill afford to rest on our laurels, even to pause in retrospect. Times and conditions change so rapidly that we must keep our aim constantly focused on the future. — Walt Disney

We may not be able to prepare the future for our children, but we can at least prepare our children for the future. — Franklin D. Roosevelt

The minute you alter your perception of yourself and your future, both you and your future begin to change. — Marilee Zdenek

When it comes to the future, there are three kinds of people: those who let it happen, those who make it happen, and those who wonder what happened. — John M. Richardson, Jr.

No amount of sophistication is going to allay the fact that all your knowledge is about the past and all your decisions are about the future. — Ian Wilson

The future is not a result of choices among alternative paths offered by the present, but a place that is created–created first in the mind and will, created next in activity. The future is not some place we are going to, but one we are creating. — unknown

Show me someone who doesn’t dream about the future and I’ll show you someone who doesn’t know where they are going — unknown

The vast possibilities of our great future will become realities only if we make ourselves responsible for that future. — Gifford Pinchot

He who controls the present, controls the past. He who controls the past, controls the future. — George Orwell

The future lies before you, like paths of pure white snow. Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show. — unknown

People are always shouting they want to create a better future. It’s not true. The future is an apathetic void of no interest to anyone. The past is full of life, eager to irritate us, provoke and insult us, tempt us to destroy or repaint it. The only reason people want to be masters of the future is to change the past. — Milan Kundera

The future is not something we enter. The future is something we create. — Leonard I. Sweet

Do not watch the clock. Do what it does. Keep going. — Sam Levenson

What you do today can improve all your tomorrows. — Ralph Marston

The future lies before you, like paths of pure white snow. Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show. — Author Unknown

Run to meet the future or it’s going to run you down. — Anthony J. D’Angelo

My interest is in the future because I am going to spend the rest of my life there. — Anonymous

tudy the past if you want to define the future. — Confucious

A person can change his future by merely changing his attitude. — Earl Nightingale

Do not let the shadows of your past darken the doorstep of your future. — Anonymous

You cannot change your future. But you can change your habits. And surely your habits will change your future. — A.P.J. Abdul Kalam

Think. About. Your. Future. — Anonymous

If there is hope in the future, there is literally power in the present. — Zig Ziglar

Your past never defines your future. — Anonymous

How We Think It Is, Is How It Is — It’s easy to confuse what has happened in our past as what is going to happen in the future. What we fail to realize is that what happened in our past does not have to equal the future. If you believe that it does, then it does. — Robert Norman, Positive Thinking

Never let fear decide your future. — Anonymous

We invest in the future. — Greg Plitt

Be loyal to your future, not your past. — Anonymous

There is nothing like a dream to create the future. — Victor Hugo

The future influences the present. — Friedrich Nietzsche

Always remember that the future comes one day at a time. — Dean Acheson

Starting today, you have the opportunity to build on your good works and your hopes for the future through creating a plan that will benefit the causes most important to you. — Kathy LeMay, The Generosity Plan

If you don’t leave your past in your past, it will destroy your future. — Anonymous

We are ready to act on those futures we have been planning since we were five years old and decided we wanted to be superheroes. Now is the time to go be superheroes, whatever that means to you. — Valedictorian Alexander Johnson

Even though the future seems far away, it is actually beginning right now. — Mattie Stepanek

Mathematics is just another way of predicting the future. — Ralph Abraham

The future is there… looking back at us. Trying to make sense of the fiction we will have become. ― William Gibson

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. — Abraham Lincoln

We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future. — George Bernard Shaw

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