Past Quotes

Learn from past relationships to make for an even better future one.
“Learn from past relationships to make for an even better future one.”
If someone has caused you pain in the past you have full permission to keep them out of your future.
“If someone has caused you pain in the past you have full permission to keep them out of your future.”
Now it's time to let go. Let go of the past, and stop reliving it.
“Now it's time to let go. Let go of the past, and stop reliving it.”
Life goes on whether you choose to move on and take a chance in the unknown. Or stay behind, locked in the past, thinking of what could've been.
“Life goes on whether you choose to move on and take a chance in the unknown. Or stay behind, locked in the past, thinking of what could've been.”
Let go of your mistakes and failures. You can't do anything about the past, but you can do something about right now.
“Let go of your mistakes and failures. You can't do anything about the past, but you can do something about right now.”
When you finally let go of the past, something better comes along.
“When you finally let go of the past, something better comes along.”
Love your future more than your past.
“Love your future more than your past.”
Your past is just a lesson, not a life sentence.
“Your past is just a lesson, not a life sentence.”
Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you will ever make.
“Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you will ever make.”
Hard memories need time to let go, but don't let them keep eating away at your happiness.
“Hard memories need time to let go, but don't let them keep eating away at your happiness.”
Healing from the past is a part of new beginnings, you need to see what could be, to be able to heal what was.
“Healing from the past is a part of new beginnings, you need to see what could be, to be able to heal what was.”
Don't let a past relationship keep you from meeting someone new.
“Don't let a past relationship keep you from meeting someone new.”
Move on from your past wounds by leaving them alone to heal.
“Move on from your past wounds by leaving them alone to heal.”
The brightest future will always be based on a forgotten past, you can't go on well in life until you let go of your past failures and heartaches.
“The brightest future will always be based on a forgotten past, you can't go on well in life until you let go of your past failures and heartaches.”
Time flies, people change. There are times to move forward and places to let go.
“Time flies, people change. There are times to move forward and places to let go.”
The past is your lesson. The present is your gift. The future is your motivation.
“The past is your lesson. The present is your gift. The future is your motivation.”
I've never met a strong person with an easy past.
“I've never met a strong person with an easy past.”
A painful past can build an indestructible future.
“A painful past can build an indestructible future.”
Oh yes, the past can hurt. But, you can either run from it or learn from it.
“Oh yes, the past can hurt. But, you can either run from it or learn from it.”
Don't regret the past, just learn from it.
“Don't regret the past, just learn from it.”
No matter how hard the past is, you can always begin again.
“No matter how hard the past is, you can always begin again.”
Let go of the past so your future can be brighter.
“Let go of the past so your future can be brighter.”
Regret is counterproductive. It's looking back on a past that you can't change. Questioning things as they occur can prevent regret in the future.
“Regret is counterproductive. It's looking back on a past that you can't change. Questioning things as they occur can prevent regret in the future.”
Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
“Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”
Let the past make you better, not bitter.
“Let the past make you better, not bitter.”
Create a vision and never let the environment, other people's beliefs, or the limits of what has been done in the past shape your decisions.
“Create a vision and never let the environment, other people's beliefs, or the limits of what has been done in the past shape your decisions.”
Always make your future bigger than your past.?
“Always make your future bigger than your past.?”
The more anger you hold in your heart towards the past, the less capable you are of loving the present.
“The more anger you hold in your heart towards the past, the less capable you are of loving the present.”
You can't change the past and you can't predict the future, but you can ruin the present by worrying about both.
“You can't change the past and you can't predict the future, but you can ruin the present by worrying about both.”
Don't cry over the past, it's gone. Don't stress about the future, it hasn't arrived. Live in the present and make it beautiful.
“Don't cry over the past, it's gone. Don't stress about the future, it hasn't arrived. Live in the present and make it beautiful.”
No amount of anxiety can change the future. No amount of regret can change the past.
“No amount of anxiety can change the future. No amount of regret can change the past.”
You cannot suffer the past or future because they do not exist. What you are suffering is your memory and your imagination.
“You cannot suffer the past or future because they do not exist. What you are suffering is your memory and your imagination.”
You have grown from your past. You will grow from your present.
“You have grown from your past. You will grow from your present.”
Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.
“Every time you are tempted to react in the same old way, ask if you want to be a prisoner of the past or a pioneer of the future.”
Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity - It makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
“Gratitude turns what we have into enough, and more. It turns denial into acceptance, chaos into order, confusion into clarity - It makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.”
Reflect upon your present blessings (of which every man has many) not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.
“Reflect upon your present blessings (of which every man has many) not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some.”
If you have lived, take thankfully the past.
“If you have lived, take thankfully the past.”
Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.
“Gratitude makes sense of our past, brings peace for today, and creates a vision for tomorrow.”
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, not to worry about the future, or not to anticipate troubles, but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.”
A person busy kicking themselves over what has happened in the past, or biting their nails over what might happen in the future, is a person who is not busy with life.
“A person busy kicking themselves over what has happened in the past, or biting their nails over what might happen in the future, is a person who is not busy with life.”
Contemplating on what went wrong in the past will keep you in those feelings. Stop giving it your precious time, focus on what to do right now.
“Contemplating on what went wrong in the past will keep you in those feelings. Stop giving it your precious time, focus on what to do right now.”
In an era of stress and anxiety, when the present seems unstable and the future unlikely, the natural response is to retreat and withdraw from reality, taking recourse either in fantasies of the future or in modified visions of a half-imagined past.
“In an era of stress and anxiety, when the present seems unstable and the future unlikely, the natural response is to retreat and withdraw from reality, taking recourse either in fantasies of the future or in modified visions of a half-imagined past.”
The ego-self constantly pushes reality away. It constructs a future out of empty expectations and a past out of regretful memories.
“The ego-self constantly pushes reality away. It constructs a future out of empty expectations and a past out of regretful memories.”
Thought, thinking about past pain, projects future pain and therefore is afraid of the future.
“Thought, thinking about past pain, projects future pain and therefore is afraid of the future.”
But life is very short and anxious for those who forget the past, neglect the present, and fear the future.
“But life is very short and anxious for those who forget the past, neglect the present, and fear the future.”
The great masters of the past taught: "Water, if you don't stir it, will become clear". Likewise, the mind left unaltered will find its own natural peace.
“The great masters of the past taught: "Water, if you don't stir it, will become clear". Likewise, the mind left unaltered will find its own natural peace.”
No man is rich enough to buy back his past.
“No man is rich enough to buy back his past.”
I use memories, but I will not allow memories to use me.
“I use memories, but I will not allow memories to use me.”
The past is the past?let it go. Living in the rearview causes us to crash.
“The past is the past?let it go. Living in the rearview causes us to crash.”
The space in which we live should be for the person we are becoming now, not for the person we were in the past.
“The space in which we live should be for the person we are becoming now, not for the person we were in the past.”