Often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Life moves forward. The old leaves wither, die and fall away, and the new growth extends forward into the light.
Nothing in the universe can stop you from letting go and starting over.
The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Man maintains his balance, poise, and sense of security only as he is moving forward.
Moving on, is a simple thing, what it leaves behind is hard.
Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.
Some of us think holding on makes us strong; but sometimes it is letting go.
There is nothing you can do about the past except keep it there.
Forget what hurt you but never forget what it thaught you.
I think that the power is the principle. The principle of moving forward, as though you have the confidence to move forward, eventually gives you confidence when you look back and see what you've done.
It happens to everyone as they grow up. You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you've known forever don't see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories, but find yourself moving on.
Whatever does not kill me makes me stronger.
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Some people believe holding on and hanging in there are signs of great strength. However, there are times when it takes much more strength to know when to let go and then do it.
There are far, far better things ahead than any we leave behind.
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
In the process of letting go you will lose many things from the past, but you will find yourself.
Don't dwell on what went wrong.
Instead, focus on what to do next.
Spend your energies on moving forward
toward finding the answer.
Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have - life itself.
Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future.
Ignore reality, there's nothing you can do about it.
Sooner or later we've all got to let go of our past.
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