What you do today will determine your future.
Words of Encouragement |
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
A speculator is a man who observes the future, and acts before it occurs.
Inspirational Quotes |
What helps make your future a brighter one is if you'll make the
decision today to choose to be happy and thankful for the present,
and just let the future be.
Matt Morris, How To Live In The Present Moment
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
My dreams are my dress rehearsals for my future.
Always keep looking forward,
Looking back is never good.
You want to look to the future,
And that is something you should.
Catherine Pulsifer, Each Day Is A Chance
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
We cannot predict the future. But we can create it.
Jim Collins; Morten T. Hansen, Great by Choice: Uncertainty, Chaos, and Luck--Why Some Thrive Despite Them All
"I desire no future that will break the ties of the past."
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
keep our aim constantly focused on the future.
Quotes about Change |
The longer you look back, the farther you can look forward.
Famous Quotes |
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
Top Ten Quotes |
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: A Guide For Entrepreneurs
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.
The future lies before you, like paths of pure white snow.
Be careful how you tread it, for every step will show.
When Helen Keller died in 1968 at the age of eighty-eight,
she was one of the most widely known women in the world -
as she had been since nearly the age of eight.
The young girl, whose Tuscumbia, Alabama, parents had nearly
given up in the early 1880s, when they saw little future for a deaf-blind girl,
had literally and figuratively traveled far.
Kim E. Nielsen, Helen Keller: Selected Writings (The History of Disability)
Helen Keller |
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: 30 Days Of Motivation And Affirmations
Positive Thinking |
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: Sharing Your Time, Treasure, and Talent to Shape the World
Just remember - when you think all is lost, the future remains.
Hope Quotes |
The Future . . .
something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes an hour,
whatever he does, whoever he is.
C. S. Lewis
People always find it easier to be a result of the past rather than a
cause of the future.
By having a clear vision, even a short vision of what will happen in the future.
We will be less worried and feel a little bit confident, and calm because
we can manage our life in the world that is changing every second.
Ly Nguyen, Time Management: 80/20-in-80/20
I don't live with the past; I am living for to-day and to-morrow.
You are the best author of your own future.
So, the next time you sit down to write your own story,
remember that you are the creator of the best chapters that
could ever be written.
Wisdom in Stories |
Setting goals allows you to track your progress, as well as to have
a plan for your future. Without setting goals, you will face
the risk of aimlessly wandering in different directions - a situation
where success may become unattainable.
Charles Kenneth, How to Achieve Lasting Success in Life: An Easy, No Luck, Common Sense Guide to Becoming Successful
We do not need a crystal ball to predict the future. We can have the gift
of foresight though by understanding how cause and effect works.
Every choice and move that we make has a consequence.
Jeffrey Lehman, Success: A Book On The Mindset, Principles, Habits, and Psychology Of Success
What is past is past and it does not forebode well to relive past mistakes
or transgressions. Move forward rather
than being stuck in the past. No one can redo the past but
everyone can create a better future.
Byron Pulsifer, Personal Development Goals
By working with each other and discussing our visions,
energy is given for all to take a part in the
future outcome of these visions.
Paul Keller, Peace
From the most complex of problems to the more creative of solutions,
your mind is a place where discipline rules because that discipline helps
you to maximize the potential of who you are or who you become in the future.
Marshal Lightwill, Discipline Yourself: Self-Discipline Habits to Create Great Results
Savor the moment. Most people fear the future. Sometimes you see
yourself worrying about what will happen. The best thing to do is to
banish all your worries about the future.
John Rogers, Motivation Secrets Book - How to Get Motivated Today And Turn Your Dreams Into Reality
The past is only an imaginary time or experience that is used to teach us
lessons for the future. The future is where you apply the lessons of the past.
Dr. Lauren Cunning, Hardwiring Happiness: 26 Ways to be a Happy Person
Have a vision for yourself. You need to have foresight into your
future - your goals, your dreams, what you want to achieve for yourself.
Matthew Lewis Browne, How to Say No: 10 Steps to Saying No and Taking Back Your Time and Your Life
Kids. As cliché as it may sound, they really are the future.
Robert Young, Parenting : Raising Confident Kids: 7 Steps To Nurture Self-Esteem And Prepare Your Kids For Success
Inspirational Sayings |
Your past, present and future are moulded by your thoughts.
Remember - your thinking is your life's autobiography.
James Borg, Mind Power 2nd edn: Change your thinking, change your life
Poems About Life |
Learning from failures is a wonderful skill. The trick is to have them be
the springboard for future successes.
Matthew Turner, The Successful Mistake: How 163 of The World's Greatest Entrepreneurs Transform Failure Into Success
Technological life in the future will be a series of endless upgrades.
And the rate of graduations is accelerating.
Kevin Kelly, The Inevitable: Understanding the 12 Technological Forces That Will Shape Our Future
Inspirational Thoughts |
Deal with the issues of today not those that are possible in the future.
Byron Pulsifer, How To Attract Positive Energy
Remember, when all of your peers are going out late at night to party,
they are just wasting their life and they will cause themselves much pain
and sorrow in the future.
Joe Zeller, How To Wake Up Early: For Super Lazy People
Quotes about Life |
The future hasn't arrived yet. Do your best to try to shape it in the
present moment, but always remember some things are just out of our control,
and that's fine.
Robert Washington, Inner Peace and Happiness In 14 Steps
Simply put, coaching bridges the gap between where someone
is now and where they want to be in the future.
Christie Ruffino, Treasured Tribes: The Smart Woman's Guide to Attracting and Building Unlimited Treasures with Her Networking Efforts
You do have a future. There is light at the end of that inky black tunnel.
Willow Cross, Getting Over It
Funny Quotes about Life |
If you're willing to dream and plan, I believe you can create a total
transformation over the next 12 months
or so…AND trust me when I say that as you start making
small changes in your life, the momentum and success
along the way will have you feeling better about your future in no time.
P. Seymour, Resolutions in the New Year...or Any Time: How to Make a Plan for Transformation
Your dreams and intuitive flashes are unique. If you can dream it,
you can become it. It may not happen quickly. But if you are dreaming it,
then it CAN be your future at some point.
Vicki Morris, Inspired Work:Create Work You Love in 8 Weeks
Graduation Poems |
Letting go of the bad memories of the past can really help you have
a free feeling now while you take each day into the future.
Zac Dixon, Self Esteem: Cure For Anxiety, Self Esteem, Negative Thinking, Regret and Insecurity
No matter who we are, thoughts that could become the future flash into
our mind every day. It is our duty to filter the thoughts
into those we don't want and those we do, and cling to the thoughts
that can make us (and others) happy.
Chad Grills, The Happy Life
Quotes about Being Happy |
When are aware of your own behaviour, strengths and weaknesses
you will make better career choices that may influence your future
Franz Badenhorst, Live Your Life w/ Neuro-Linguistic Programming
It's not the decisions you make when everything is rosy
that usually shapes your future . . .
Akanbi Adedamola, Channeling The Power of A Small Win
Hope Poems |
Young people, from lack of experience, are often puzzled over the future.
Bill Calhoun, Can't...Can!
And while imagining a better future, let's also imagine a better self.
Unless we give our power away, we are in charge of creating our future.
Vlad Zachary, The Excellence Habit
Most times, we are afraid of things that may never happen.
Often we project into the future.
Clodagh Swanson, Time To Shine
Most of us have spent more time studying a map to avoid getting
lost on a trip than we have studying our life so we'll know how to
proceed into the future.
Dan B. Allender, To Be Told: Know Your Story, Shape Your Future
Inspirational Poems |
For many people, the only thing that seems certain about the future
is the uncertainty of it all. Others cannot see beyond the pain and suffering.
We cannot blind ourselves to real problems the human race faces,
but there truly is hope for a joy and peace-filled future.
David Brickner, Future Hope
According to scientists, cheerful temper and a belief in a brighter future
can strengthen your body and hold up the old age because optimism doesn't
simply protect your nerves - moreover,
it strengthens the immune system, repels bacteria and allays pain.
Vanessa Angel, You Live the Life You Want to Live: The Art of Being Happy and Create the Life You Want
At the outset none of us could foresee the end of the struggle;
few of us saw eye to eye on what was demanded of us as individuals
and as a nation;
but each began, step by step, to learn and to perform his allotted task.
Dwight Eisenhower, Crusade in Europe
I like to live in the past. I don't think people are going to get much
fun in the future.
If you could change your future and achieve all of your goals by
simply thinking about it, of course it would be perfect.
Joshua Pope; Michael Wozniak, Why Are You Looking At This?
Some say that the best predictor of future success is past success.
This may be true on average, but you aren't average, are you?
Christopher Babson, BOLD! Success System
A teacher directs the thoughts of his students and he plays a very
important role in the future of his students.
T Whitmore, Stuff You Don't Need: A Mother's Guide to Raising A Child in a Gadget World
Struggle and disappointment are necessary ingredients
to success both in the present and in the future.
Britney Watkins, The Ultimate Guide To Parenting: How To Raise Children Without Screwing Them Up
Any change in how we think about our future, even if it could
radically improve our prospects, takes courage.
Bruce Wilkinson, A Life God Rewards: Why Everything You Do Today Matters Forever
It has become painfully apparent that even the best need
encouragement - because life is tough and arduous at the best of times.
Jesus Christ has something to say, and the life He promises gives us
a hope and a future.
Don Wilton, A Hope and a Future
Encouraging Poems |
Objectives are not fate; they are direction. They are not commands;
they are commitments. They do not determine the future; they are means
the resources and energies of the business for the making of the future.
Peter F Drucker
Acceptance teaches us that our new life after acceptance is a life
after our tragedy, a life where we remember our loved one but also
a life where we do not live in the past, we live for our future.
Valerie Orr, Picking Up the Pieces: Learning to Live Through Grief After the Loss of a Loved One
New Beginnings |
Habits that you have had for years can be maintained only by
thinking about them in the future in the same way you thought about
them in the past.
Helen Mayhew, Assert Yourself: How to Stand up for Yourself
Put simply, investment means putting money into a project or a
company that you believe after thorough research to have a strong
likelihood of future success and growth.
Andrea Plos, Sources of Wealth
Think Big, think rich, think forwards, believe in yourself
and always have your next ideas ready to turn into ventures for the future,
be adaptable with your ideas, examine your ideas out of the box
and do not put rose coloured glasses on them, really get into their bare bones.
Linda Corby, Zoom into Profit
Believe In Yourself |
You hold the key to your future. The actions you take every day shape
Mattias Skarin, Real-World Kanban: Do Less, Accomplish
More with Lean Thinking
Yet despite what we may see or hear, I never doubt that, in the end,
truth and justice never fail. In Syria, I see the potential to rebuild
a nation, to triumph over those forces that seek her destruction.
In Syria, I see hope and a future.
John M. B. Balouziyeh, Hope and a Future: The Story of Syrian Refugees
Every moment the future is becoming the present, and the present is
becoming the past. The past has no possibility, it has been used.
Osho Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously
What the religion of the future may be, we know not.
But the prophets of the race are dreaming visions of a religion
as much higher than that of to-day as the latter is higher than the
crude fetichism of the savage.
William Walker Atkinson, Your Mind and How to Use it
If our future is only going to look a little better than our past,
then we might as well remain where we are.
Beau Norton, 4 Simple Steps to Massive Success
Your Attitude Determines Your Future |
Know that 10% of what you will learn will be truly beneficial to
your future and 90% of what you learn will be worthless.
Jason Navallo, Success