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Foreseen


A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
Winston Churchill

I always avoid prophesying beforehand, because it is a much better policy to prophesy after the event has already taken place.
Winston Churchill

If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak then unto me.
William Shakespeare

It is a mistake to look too far ahead. Only one link of the chain of destiny can be handled at a time.
Winston Churchill

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look further than you can see.
Winston Churchill

Science fiction writers foresee the inevitable, and although problems and catastrophes may be inevitable, solutions are not.
Isaac Asimov

The farther backward you can look, the farther forward you can see.
Winston Churchill

You cannot successfully determine beforehand which side of the bread to butter.
/Murphy's Law/

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