I think that a good Left is a party that always thinks about the future and doesn’t care much about our past sins.
But there’s one thing we are not going to compromise at all: when it comes to security of Israeli citizens and the State of Israel, there are not going to be any compromises – not now and not in the future.
The flesh endures the storms of the present alone; the mind, those of the past and future as well as the present. Gluttony is a lust of the mind.
Nearly all educational expenditure should be considered a capital outlay, whether it provides a future return in the form of enhanced taxable income or in terms of an enhanced quality of life.
This experience actually means the very opposite: the largest military power was unable to stop such a sensitive attack and will be unable to rule out such a possibility in the future. Precisely this is the background to the United States’ military interventions.
Poetry is one of the destinies of speech… One would say that the poetic image, in its newness, opens a future to language.
I shall go further and say that even if an examination of the past could lead to any valid prediction concerning man’s future, that prediction would be the contrary of reassuring.
The wise man must remember that while he is a descendant of the past, he is a parent of the future.
Foreknowledge of the future makes it possible to manipulate both enemies and supporters.
The future is no more uncertain than the present.