21 Inspiring Quotes On The Past

1. "You're not defined by your past, you're prepared by it."

     -Joel Osteen

2. "Never be a prisoner of your past. Become the architect of your future."

     -Robin Sharma

3. "If you don't leave your past in the past, it will destroy your future. Live for what today has to offer, not what yesterday has taken away."

    -Unknown

4. "Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose."

     -President Lyndon B. Johnson

5. "You've go to make a conscious choice every day to shed the old - whatever "the old" means to you."

     -Sarah Ban Breathnach

6. "Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus."

     -Philippians 3:13-14 (NIV)

 7. "Sooner or later, we've all got to let go of our past."

     -Dan Brown

8. "If only". These must be the saddest words in the world."

     -Mercedes Lackey

9. "My past has not defined me, destroyed me, deterred me, or defeated me. It has only strengthened me."

    -Steve Maroboli

10. "Our past may explain why we're suffering, but we must not use it as an excuse to stay in bondage."

      -Joyce Meyer

11. "Regret is counterproductive. It's looking back on a past that you can't change."

      -Colleen Hover

12. "What's done, is done."

      -Williams Shakespeare

13. "Don't let what's behind you make you miss what's before you."

      -Steve Furtick

14. "Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is a gift of God,which is why we call it the present."

       -Bill Keane

15. "Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We only have today. Let us begin."

      -Mother Teresa

16. "As far as the east is from the west, so far does he removes our sins from us."

      -Psalm 103:12 (GNT)

17. "We are products of our past, but we don't have to be prisoners."

      -Rick Warren

18. "The past can't hurt you anymore, not unless you let it."

      -Alan Moore

19. "Why don't you focus on where you're going and less on where you came from?"

      -Amy Harmon

20. "Everything that is past is either a learning experience to grow from, a beautiful memory to reflect on, or a motivating factor to act upon."

      -Denis Waitley

21. "Brothers and sisters, I do not consider myself yet to have taken hold of it. But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus."

      -Philippians 3:13-14