Past Quotes and Sayings - Page 3
It’s in vain, Trot, to recall the past, unless it works some influence upon the present.
- David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character.
- Isabelle Eberhardt
I think that we honor ourselves by honoring our past.
Never let yesterday use up today.
The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.
- Thomas S. Monson
How can one start a new chapter in life if he or she keeps reading the old one?
You can’t change the past, but you can change the way you view it.
The pain of our past is also the fuel to our future.
Never permit your past to dominate your present and future.
The past is only something that holds you back from succeeding in your future.
I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present.
- W. Somerset Maugham
There is a way to look at the past. Don’t hide from it. It will not catch you- if you don’t repeat it.
- Pearl Bailey
May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future.
The one charm of the past is that it is the past.
- Oscar Wilde
Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably never happened and those which do not matter.
- William Ralph Inge
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
Nobody Gets To Live Life Backward… Look Ahead There Is Where Your Future Lies…
Who controls the past controls the future: who controls the present controls the past.
- George Orwell
Every saint has a past and every sinner has a future.
- Oscar Wilde
You can’t change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future.
Never want to go back in time and change your past because one little change can change your entire future.
My past has not defined me, destroyed me, deterred me, or defeated me; it has only strengthened me.
- Steve Maraboli
If you keep staring the rearview mirror, you’re going to crash. Stop looking at the past, and concentrate on what lies ahead.
History happens twice because people don’t listen at the first time.