Find quotes on the future that are short yet profound. Read about how these popular African-Americans deal with the future.

Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

I don't know what's going to happen in the next five or 10 years. At some point I wanted to have a family and settle down, but I don't see that happening for a very long time because I really love this. This is my life, my world.
Aaliyah, Honey Magazine

If you don?t accomplish the here and now, the future may not be what you intended.
Tiger Woods

It is better to be prepared for an opportunity and not have one than to have an opportunity and not be prepared.
Whitney Young, Jr.

It is, then, the strife of all honorable men of the twentieth century to see that in the future competition of races the survival of the fittest shall mean the triumph of the good, the beautiful, and the true; that we may be able to preserve for future civilization all that is really fine and noble and strong, and not continue to put a premium on greed and impudence and cruelty.
W. E. B. Dubois, The Souls of Black Folk

There is hope for the future because God has a sense of humor and we are funny to God.
Bill Cosby

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