Forget the mistakes of the past and press on to the greater achievements of the future. Give everyone a smile. Spend so much time improving yourself that you have no time left to criticize others. Be too big for worry and too noble for anger.
You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don't try to forget the mistakes, but you don't dwell on it. You don't let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space.
The past is behind, learn from it. The future is ahead, prepare for it. The present is here, live it.
The error of the past is the wisdom of the future.
You have to know the past to understand the present.
He was still too young to know that the heart's memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good, and that thanks to this artifice we manage to endure the burden of the past.
Every saint has a past, and every sinner has a future.
If you are carrying strong feelings about something that happened in your past, they may hinder your ability to live in the present.
One cannot and must not try to erase the past merely because it does not fit the present.
Each has his past shut in him like the leaves of a book known to him by his heart, and his friends can only read the title.
Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today and you make your tomorrow.
May you look back on the past with as much pleasure as you look forward to the future.
Only by acceptance of the past, can you alter it
Memory is a mirror that scandalously lies.
Nostalgia is a seductive liar.
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.
We should not look back unless it is to derive useful lessons from past errors, and for the purpose of profiting by dearly bought experience.
Things without all remedy should be without regard: what's done is done.
In the carriages of the past, you can't go anywhere.
Faith is not simply a patience that passively suffers until the storm is past. Rather, it is a spirit that bears things - with resignations, yes, but above all, with blazing, serene hope.
Wherever they might be they always remember that the past was a lie, that memory has no return, that every spring gone by could never be recovered, and that the wildest and most tenacious love was an ephemeral truth in the end.
The first recipe for happiness is: avoid too lengthy meditation on the past.
Study the past, if you would divine the future.
We can never know what might have been but what is to come is another matter entirely
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
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