quote by Thomas S. Monson

Choose your friends with caution; plan your future with purpose, and frame your life with faith.

— Thomas S. Monson

Strong Future Planning quotations

Future planning quote Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.

Only put off until tomorrow what you are willing to die having left undone.

Remember the past, plan for the future, but live for today, because yesterday is gone and tomorrow may never come.

As for the future, your task is not to foresee it, but to enable it.

Future planning quote Don't call it a dream, call it a plan.

Don't call it a dream, call it a plan.

No work or love will flourish out of guilt, fear, or hollowness of heart, just as no valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.

If you don't know where you are currently standing, you're dead.

The past exists only in our memories, the future only in our plans. The present is our only reality.

Future planning quote No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for livi

No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.

Don't let your thoughts run away with you, don't start planning to bail out because you're worried about the future and how much you can take. Don't look ahead to the pain. Just get through the day.

In the blink of an eye, something happens by chance - when you least expect it - sets you on a course that you never planned, into a future you never imagined.

Marriage orients men and women toward the future, asking them not just to commit to each other but to plan, to earn, to save, and to devote themselves to advancing their children's prospects.

The One who lives outside of time invites you into a reality that is informed by His perfect plans to give you hope and a future. God speaks in the past tense about battles you’re currently fighting. And He buries the shame of yesterday in order to resurrect the moment you are in and sustain you in the season He is calling you to embrace.

We can no longer stand at the end of something we visualized in detail and plan backwards from that future. Instead we must stand at the beginning, clear in our mind, with a willingness to be involved in discovery... it asks that we participate rather than plan.

Why ponder thus the future to foresee, and jade thy brain to vain perplexity? Cast off thy care, leave Allah’s plans to him – He formed them all without consulting thee.

Never look back, except for an occasional glance, look ahead and plan for the future. Success is not built on past laurels, but rather on a continuous activity. Keep busy searching out new ideas and, experimentally, keep ahead of the times, or at least up with them.

The reason why most people face the future with apprehension instead of anticipation is because they don't have it well designed!

The dreams that you hold for your future are what you dream about at night.

They’re always at the back of your mind. They’re what your heart desires. They keep you going. Accept reality and have a backup plan, but always follow your dreams no matter what.

The Marshall Plan was after destruction, and the U.

S. came to our help and obviously this was very, very important for the future of Europe. I think now we have all the capabilities of doing it on our own and, in a sense, we have to.

Each day is a special gift from God, and while life may not always be fair, you must never allow the pains, hurdles, and handicaps of the moment to poison your attitude and plans for yourself and your future.

It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark.

Plan ahead: It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark.

The time is now, the place is here. Stay in the present. You can do nothing to change the past, and the future will never come exactly as you plan or hope for.

Nobody can really guarantee the future.

The best we can do is size up the chances, calculate the risks involved, estimate our ability to deal with them and then make our plans with confidence.

Map out your future, but do it in pencil.

I'm not good at future planning. I don't plan at all. I don't know what I'm doing tomorrow. I don't have a day planner and I don't have a diary. I completely live in the now, not in the past, not in the future.

If you don t know where you are, a map won't help.

The afternoon knows what the morning never suspected.

You can never plan the future by the past.

It is quite possible that future generations will look upon arguments about the inferiority of the socialist plan as we look upon Adam Smith's argument about joint stock companies which, also, were simply false.

My future plans are hazy, and I've yet to experience how much cartooning is in my blood and therefore how much I'll miss it. But I have some other interests, especially in music, and I will probably take the opportunity to delve into those things more deeply.

That's what the future is for: to build the present, with real plans, made by living people.

Strategic planning for the future is the most hopeful indication of our increasing social intelligence.

Obedience is our responsibility. The outcome is God's responsibility. As we learn to trust him with our future, trust him with those we love, trust him as our provider, and trust his sovereign plan, that gives us the foundation to step out in faith. We can trust that he'll always be faithful.

There is nothing like a concrete life plan to weigh you down.

Because if you always have one eye on some future goal, you stop paying attention the the job at hand, miss opportunities that might arise, and stay fixedly on one path, even when a better, newer course might have opened up.

In order to plan your future wisely, it is necessary that you understand and appreciate your past.

No valid plans for the future can be made by those who have no capacity for living now.

There are people who are able to plan their career, their future, but I've never had any talent for that. I just do things and hope for the best. Say yes, take a chance, and sometimes it's terrific and sometimes it's not.

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