"I would feel more optimistic about a bright future for man if he spent less time proving that he can outwit Nature and more time tasting her sweetness and respecting her seniority."
"Let him who would enjoy a good future waste none of his present."E. B. White on Roger Babson
"The best thing about the future is that it comes one day at a time."E. B. White on Abraham Lincoln
"Lost time is never found again."E. B. White on Benjamin Franklin
"Patience and time do more than strength or passion."E. B. White on Jean de La Fontaine
"The future is something which everyone reaches at the rate of 60 minutes an hour, whatever he does, whoever he is."E. B. White on C. S. Lewis
"Old age is a special problem for me because I've never been able to shed the mental image I have of myself - a lad of about 19."
"The terror of the atom age is not the violence of the new power but the speed of man's adjustment to it, the speed of his acceptance."
"Everything in life is somewhere else, and you get there in a car."
"The only sense that is common in the long run, is the sense of change and we all instinctively avoid it."
"The time not to become a father is eighteen years before a war."