It was Alan Kay who said, “The best way to predict the future is to invent it.”
In his characteristic humorous but insightful style, Bishop Michael Hutton-Wood’s latest book reveals insights and secrets to creating one’s predestined desired future.
EXCERPTS FROM THE BOOK
What you have today gives you the currency to purchase what will be tomorrow.
The future is bought, assured, insured and secured with the currency of today. – Michael Hutton-Wood
BUY THE FUTURE AND SELL IT NOT!
‘Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.’
– King Solomon (Proverbs 23:23 KJV)
The Message translation which is headed:
BUY WISDOM EDUCATION INSIGHT
Reads, ‘Listen with respect to the father who raised you, and when your mother grows old, don’t neglect her. Buy truth – don’t sell it for love or money; buy wisdom, buy education, buy insight. Parents rejoice when their children turn out well; wise children become proud parents. So make your father happy! Make your mother proud!
– King Solomon (Proverbs 23:23-25)
“And ye shall know the truth and the truth that you buy, know and live by shall make you free now and in the future.”
– John 8:32 (Hutton-wood’s version)
“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” – Alan Kay
“The best way to create your future is to buy it.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“The best way to invent the future is to buy the unseen with the seen.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“The future belongs to those who buy it; not, those who sell it.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“The very best way to predict the future is to create it.” – Michael Kami, strategic planner
“There is no future for anyone who sells it.” – Period! – Michael Hutton-Wood
“There is no future for anyone who sells him/herself short of who and what they are and are capable of becoming.”
– Michael Hutton-Wood
“There is no future for anyone who devalues their inner [inward] or outward treasure.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“The future belongs to those who value their treasure and will preserve it at any cost.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“The Future is created.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“It is time to CREATE Your ENVIABLE FUTURE through the power of smart negotiation.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“Negotiate your future – don‘t just ‘cruise’ through life.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
“When I look into the future, it’s so bright that it burns my eyes.” – Oprah Winfrey
“Always choose the future over the past.” – Michael Hutton-Wood
Do the unexpected. You are safer moving forward than standing still.
The future belongs to those who use their mind today to design what should happen after today. – Dr. Mensa Otabil
Design your future today.
What are you calling yourself?
“If you don’t say, ‘I am’, no one will say ‘Thou art.’”