Destiny: (fate...future...inevitab... )

... in the world of the future, the new illiterate will be the person who has not learned how to learn. --- Alvin Toffler

A joyful heart is the inevitable result of a heart burning with love. --- Mother Teresa Of Calcutta 1910

Ask not what tomorrow may bring, but count as blessing every day that Fate allows you. --- Horace 64BC

Be still, sad heart! And cease repining; behind the clouds is the sun still shining; thy fate is the common fate of all, into each life some rain must fall. --- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807

Concerns for man and his fate must always form the chief interest of all technical endeavors. Never forget this in the midst of your diagrams and equations. --- Albert Einstein 1879

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. --- William Jennings Bryan 1860

Educate your children to self-control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies subject to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future lives and crimes from society. --- Daniel Webster

I am not interested in the past. I am interested in the future, for that is where I expect to spend the rest of my life. --- Charles F Kettering 1876

I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the community, and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. I want to be throroughly used up when I die, for the harder I work, the more I live. Life is no 'brief candle' to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got hold of for a moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations. --- George Bernard Shaw 1856

I believe every person is created as the steward of his or her destiny with great power for a specific purpose to share with others, through service, a reverence for life in a spirit of love. --- zzz

I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know: the only ones among you who will be really happy are those who have sought and found how to serve. --- Albert Schweitzer 1875

Ideals are like stars: you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the ocean desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny. --- Carl Schurz

If thou follow thy star, thou canst hot fail of glorious haven. --- Dante Alighieri 1265

Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. --- Martin Luther King, Jr 1929

Look not mournfully into the Past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the Present. It is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy Future, without fear, and with a manly heart. --- Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807

Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny. --- Frank Mckinney Hubbard 1868

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 121

No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made know silently. --- Agnes De Mille 1908

Plan for the future because that's where you are going to spend the rest of your life. --- Mark Twain 1835

Real generosity toward the future consists in giving all to what is present. --- Albert Camus 1913

Real, constructive mental power lies in the creative thought that shapes your destiny, and your hour-by-hour mental counduct produces power for change in your life. Develop a train of thought on which to ride. The nobility of your life as well as your happiness depends upon the direction in which that train of thought is going. --- Laurence J. Peter

Some of the best lessons we ever learn, we learn from our mistakes and failures. The error of the past is the success and wisdom of the future. --- Tyron Edwards 1809

Sow a thought, reap an act; Sow an act, reap a habit; Sow a habit, reap a character; Sow a character, reap a destiny. --- Anon xxxx

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time. --- Abraham Lincoln 1809

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. --- Eleanor Roosevelt 1884

The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of sixty minutes and hour, whatever he does, whoever he is. --- C.S. Lewis 1898

The great difference between the real leader and the pretender is that the one sees into the future, while the other regards only the present; the one lives by the day, and acts upon expediency; the other acts on enduring principles and for the immortality. --- Edmund Burke 1729

The mind of man is capable of anything because everything is in it, all the past as well as the future. --- Joseph Conrad 1857

To live content with small means; to seek elegance rather than luxury, and refinement rather than fashion; to be worthy, not respectable, and wealthy, not rich; to study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly; to listen to stars and birds, to babes and sages, with open heart; to bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never. In a word to let the spiritual, unbidden and unconscious, grow up through the common. This is to be my symphony. --- William Ellery Channing 1780

We are not creatures of circumstance; we are creators of circumstance. --- Benjamin Disraeli 1804

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