In conditions of great uncertainty people tend to predict the events that they want to happen actually will happen.
If one could always predict the future, this person would soon be the saddest being on earth, for it cannot be surprised nor could it stop thinking of making a difference. - LordBloodySoul
This is the best reason to learn history: not in order to predict the future, but to free yourself of the past and imagine alternative destinies. Of course this is not total freedom - we cannot avoid being shaped by the past. But some freedom is better than none. - Yuval Noah Harari
There are great virtues in a conservative attitude towards structural features of government. The sudden abandonment of institutions is an act that reverberates in ways no one can predict and many come to regret. - Alexander Bickel
You can't predict the future, but you can plan for it - Saji Ijiyemi
A good science fiction story should be able to predict not the automobile but the traffic jam. - Frederik Pohl
They believed that prediction was just a function of keeping track of things. If you knew enough, you could predict anything - Michael Crichton
And if California slides into the ocean, as the mystics and statistics say it will, I predict this hotel will be standing until I've paid my bill.
A philosopher once said 'It is necessary for the very existence of science that the same conditions always produce the same results'. Well, they do not. You set up the circumstances, with the same conditions every time, and you cannot predict behind which hole you will see the electron. - Richard Feynman
The function of science fiction is not always to predict the future but sometimes to prevent it. - Frank Herbert
Never believe the lines on your hands that predict your future. Because people who don't have also have future. - Moosa Rahat
In any honest analysis, change is the basis of fear, the idea of something new, of some paradigm that is unfamiliar, that is beyond our experiences so competent that we cannot even truly predict where is will lead us. - R.A. Salvatore
If we can predict, then we have observed enough to know that what we are observing does not just happen randomly; we have noted a pattern of regularities. - Hugh Coolican
All science is concerned with the relationship of cause and effect. Each scientific discovery increases man's ability to predict the consequences of his actions and thus his ability to control future events.
A dishonest man you can always trust to be dishonest, honestly. It's the honest ones you want to watch out for, because you can never predict when they're going to do something incredibly stupid.
You can only predict things after they've happened. - Eugene Ionesco
I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.- - Thomas Jefferson
Unless we can predict the future, we shouldn't be worrying about things that haven't happened yet. We can place these thoughts in God's hands then let them go. - Ron Baratono
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them. - Thomas Jefferson
When an influencing idea comes to life, people cannot exactly predict allits inevitable consequences. - Eraldo Banovac
The best way to predict your future is to create it. - Abraham Lincoln
...in principle, one can predict everything in the universe solely from physical laws. Thus, the long-standing 'first cause' problem intrinsic in cosmology has been finally dispelled. - Li Zhi Fang
You cannot predict the outcome of human development. All you can do is like a farmer create the conditions under which it will begin to flourish. - Ken Robinson
I can't predict the future but I'm pretty much sure of how I want it to be, how so? Because I have a dream and zero reasons not to achieve it. - Unarine Ramaru
There is nothing more dangerous to the adventurous spirit than a secure future that can predict the same sun on every horizon because they only see the same view. - Shannon L. Alder
The best way to predict the future is to create it. - Peter Ducker
I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them. - Thomas Jefferson
To lie for me is something rare, some people think that I lie because they don't understand me quite well. But sometimes like today I just predict an answer a part of the answer in math the other can be found with more thinking. - Deyth Banger
Predict the predictable, it sounds something strange and difficult, but so far is stupid. To predict the predictable is the stupid thing ever done by human kind. - Deyth Banger
Trying to predict the future is like trying to drive down a country road at night with no lights while looking out the back window. - Peter F. Drucker
When in doubt, predict that the present trend will continue.
You can predict anything in this world but not the nature's behaviour - Ningraj
The best way to predict your success is to work for it. - Matshona Dhliwayo
You can only predict things after they have happened. - Eugène Ionesco
To predict the behavior of ordinary people in advance, you only have to assume that they will always try to escape a disagreeable situation with the smallest possible expenditure of intelligence. - Friedrich Nietzsche
Timing is easy to predict through the movement of the stars as they give the propensity of pure potential. - Ambika Devi
The best way to predict the future is to invent it. - Alan Kay
Magicians and Mentalist predict the future because they create it. - Amit Kalantri
Give me the positions and velocities of all the particles in the universe, and I will predict the future. - Marquis Pierre Simon de Laplace