Past Quotes and Sayings - Page 10
The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character.
– Isabelle Eberhardt
We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future.
– George Bernard Shaw
The past is our definition. We may strive, with good reason, to escape it, or to escape what is bad in it, but we will escape it only by adding something better to it.
– Wendell Berry
The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.
– Leslie Poles Hartley
One must always maintain one’s connection to the past and yet ceaselessly pull away from it.
– Gaston Bachelard
Always choose the future over the past. What do we do now?
– Brian Tracy
I think that we honor ourselves by honoring our past.
You can’t change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future.
One reason God created time was so that there would be a place to bury the failures of the past.