Quotes of Determinism

“ We don't want to go back to tomorrow, we want to go forward. ”

- Dan Quayle

“ Now is then's only tomorrow. ”

- Kenneth Patchen

“ You better live your best and act your best and think your best today, for today is the sure preparation for tomorrow and all the other tomorrows that follow. ”

- Harriet Martineau

“ Segregation now, segregation tomorrow and segregation forever! ”

- George Wallace

“ We are tomorrow's past. ”

- Mary Shelley

“ If I shall exist eternally, how shall I exist tomorrow? ”

- Franz Kafka

“ The past is the tomorrow that got away. ”

- Leonard L. Levinson

“ The way out is the way through. ”

- L. Ron Hubbard

“ It is impossible to trap modern physics into predicting anything with perfect determinism because it deals with probabilities from the outset. ”

- Ecclesiastes

“ Never let a day pass that you will have cause to say, I will do better tomorrow. ”

- Brigham Young

“ He that has given today may, if he so please, take away tomorrow. ”

- Horace

“ You had better live your best and act your best and think your best today; for today is the sure preparation for tomorrow and all the other tomorrows that follow. ”

- Harriet Martineau

“ The world changed from having the determinism of a clock to having the contingency of a pinball machine. ”

- Heinz R. Pagels

“ In one sense I feel that my book is a one-woman argument against determinism. ”

- Susan Griffin

“ Man is a masterpiece of creation if for no other reason than that, all the weight of evidence for determinism notwithstanding, he believes he has free will. ”

- Georg C. Lichtenberg
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