Live for the present, and the future will be known before it ever happens.
I will never forget your fire. I can’t wait to see what you do.
The terrors of the future will not come from the drab repressions of an encroaching bureaucracy, but from the neon lights of a thousand supermarkets, the sounds of a million automobile accidents and from the public cremation of the dead astronauts as they return to earth.
Nothing is but what is now
No past to make us sentimental, no future to embarrass us…a difficult moment when you are out of practice – a moment that makes you go cold, cold and wary.
That wasn’t my future I destroyed,’ she assured herself. ‘I make my own future.
You ask a lot of little kids today what they want to be when they grow up and they say “I want to be famous.” You ask them for what reason and they don’t know or care. I think Andy Warhol got it wrong: in the future so many people are going to become famous that one day everybody will end up being anonymous for fifteen minutes.
It was strange how the future seemed tied inseparably to the past, so that both revolved through the present, like a great wheel…
These days we have Smartphones, Smartcars, Smartboards, Smarteverything, but consider this: if technology is getting smarter, does that mean humans are getting dumber?
The future depends on what we do in the present.