The beauty of the past belongs to the past.
I like men who have a future and women who have a past.
- Oscar Wilde
Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over.
- F. Scott Fitzgerald
One reason God created time was so that there would be a place to bury the failures of the past.
Right actions in the future are the best apologies for bad actions in the past.
Remembering the past gives power to the present.
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.
At the end of our life our questions are simple: Did I live fully? Did I love well?
- Jack Kornfield
You may never know what results come of your action, but if you do nothing there will be no result.
- Mahatma Gandhi
There is no present or future, only the past, happening over and over again, now.
- Eugene O’Neill
Your past is important but it is not nearly as important to your present as the way you see your future.
- Tony Campolo
To what a degree the same past can leave different marks and especially admit of different interpretations.
- André Gide
We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.
- The Buddha
The burden of the past pains more than the bullet of a gun; remove the past and a million men will be made happy.
With our thoughts we make the world.
It is never too late to become what you might have been.
- George Eliot
The past is a foreign country; they do things differently there.
- Leslie Poles Hartley
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is but also the world as it will be.
- Isaac Asimov
I think we agree, the past is over.
- George Washington
We are tomorrow’s past.
- Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
What is past is prologue.
- William Shakespeare
Even God cannot change the past.
I’m growing old, I delight in the past.
- Henri Matisse
The past is but the past of a beginning.
- H. G. Wells
I try to be the same person I was yesterday.
- Colin Powell