Past Quotes and Sayings - Page 9
The distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
- Albert Einstein
May the dreams of your past be the reality of your future.
I tend to live in the past because most of my life is there.
- Herb Caen
Forgiveness does not change the past, but it does enlarge the future.
- Paul Boese
I like men who have a future and women who have a past.
- Oscar Wilde
The one charm of the past is that it is the past.
- Oscar Wilde
The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.
- Thomas S. Monson
Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably never happened and those which do not matter.
- William Ralph Inge
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.
I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present.
- W. Somerset Maugham
The more anger towards the past you carry in your heart, the less capable you are of loving in the present.
- Barbara De Angelis
One reason God created time was so that there would be a place to bury the failures of the past.