Profits, like sausages... are esteemed most by those who know least about what goes into them.

Alvin Toffler

Change is not merely necessary to life - it is life.

Alvin Toffler

Man has a limited biological capacity for change. When this capacity is overwhelmed, the capacity is in future shock.

Alvin Toffler

Our technological powers increase, but the side effects and potential hazards also escalate.

Alvin Toffler

The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn.

Alvin Toffler

Parenthood remains the greatest single preserve of the amateur.

Alvin Toffler

My wife and I, unlike many intellectuals, spent five years working on assembly lines. We came to fully understand the criticisms of the industrial age, in which you are an appendage of a machine that sets the pace.

Alvin Toffler

Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise - bureaucrats.

Alvin Toffler

The biggest tragedy I had was the loss of my daughter from neuromuscular disease in 2000, at age 46.

Alvin Toffler

I work virtually every waking hour.

Alvin Toffler