Subject: Time » Future

I look to the future because that’s where I’m going to spend the rest of my life.

(1896 – 1996) comedian, actor & entertainer

The future ain’t what it used to be.

(1925 – 2015) baseball player, coach & manager

I’ve seen the future and it’s much like the present… only longer.

(1953 – 1998) baseball player

I've got my faults, but living in the past isn't one of them; there's no future in it.

(1934 – 2010) American baseball manager

The best way to predict the future is to invent it.

(1940 – ) computer scientist

The future will be better tomorrow.

(1947 – ) U.S. vice president & politician

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

(1809 – 1865) 16th U.S. president

Let me just tell you how thrilling it really is, and how, what a challenge it is, because in 1988 the question is whether we’re going forward to tomorrow or whether we’re going to go past to the – to the back.

(1947 – ) U.S. vice president & politician

I think, in 10 years, hell's gonna be the only place left where you can still smoke.

(1965 – ) American comedian

We don’t want to go back to tomorrow, we want to go forward.

(1947 – ) U.S. vice president & politician

What happens when the future has come and gone?


It would appear that we have reached the limits of what it is possible to achieve with computer technology, although one should be careful with such statements, as they tend to sound pretty silly in 5 years.

(1903 – 1957) Hungarian-American mathematician

Destiny: A tyrant’s authority for crime and a fool’s excuse for failure.

What happens to me next year will happen to me no matter what happens.

professional basketball player

I was a peripheral visionary; I could see the future, but only way off to the side.I was a peripheral visionary; I could see the future, but only way off to the side.

(1955 – ) comedian, actor & writer

Why should I do anything for posterity? … what has posterity ever done for me?

(1890 – 1977) comedian, actor & television host

When a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully.

(1709 – 1784) English author, essayist, critic, editor & lexicographer

Why are our days numbered and not, say, lettered?

(1935 – ) movie actor, director & comedian

If this is airing in the future and no one knows who Karl Rove is — he’s the reason you all live underground.

(1974 – ) Russian-born American comedian, writer & filmmaker

If you are truly serious about preparing your child for the future, don't teach him to subtract – teach him to deduct.

(1950 – ) writer & humorist

The Baltimore Colts are a bright young team; it seems as if they have their future ahead of them.

(1919 – 2006) American sports announcer