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Quotes and sayings about tag  past


I have realized that the past and future are real illusions, that they exist in the present, which is what there is and all there is.

Alan W. Watts

Scars have the strange power to remind us that our past is real.

Cormac McCarthy

It is by no means an irrational fancy that, in a future existence, we shall look upon what we think our present existence, as a dream.

Edgar Allan Poe

There is no present or future-only the past, happening over and over again-now.

Eugene O'Neill

My past is everything I failed to be.

Fernando Pessoa

Whoever said that the past isn't dead had it backward. It's the future that's already dead, already played out.

Gayle Forman

The only thing new in the world is the history you do not know.

Harry Truman

Unfortunately, the clock is ticking, the hours are going by. The past increases, the future recedes. Possibilities decreasing, regrets mounting.

Haruki Murakami

Lost, yesterday, somewhere between sunrise and sunset, two golden hours, each set with sixty diamond minutes. No reward is offered for they are gone forever.

Horace Mann

The past is made out of facts... I guess the future is just hope.

Isaac Marion

I can't. You can't rewrite the past.

Jay Asher

I met a boy whose eyes showed me that the past, present and future were all the same thing.

Jennifer Elisabeth

You spend your whole life stuck in the labyrinth, thinking about how you'll escape one day, and how awesome it will be, and imagining that future keeps you going, but you never do it. You just use the future to escape the present.

John Green

It has shown me that everything is illuminated in the light of the past. It is always along the side of us...on the inside, looking out.

Jonathan Safran Foer

People who say that yesterday was better than today are ultimately devaluing their own existence.

Karl Lagerfeld

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

Mother Teresa

We leave something of ourselves behind when we leave a place, we stay there, even though we go away. And there are things in us that we can find again only by going back there.

Pascal Mercier

You’re just another story I can’t tell anymore.


Without libraries what have we? We have no past and no future.

Ray Bradbury

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

Rick Warren

No people whose word for 'yesterday' is the same as their word for 'tomorrow' can be said to have a firm grip on the time.

Salman Rushdie

Its more fun to think of the future than dwell on the past.

Sara Shepard

Some people read palms to tell your future, but I read hands to tell your past. Each scar makes a story worth telling. Each callused palm, each cracked knuckle is a missed punch or years in a factory.

Sarah Kay

The only real battle in life is between hanging on and letting go.

Shannon L. Alder

The true definition of mental illness is when the majority of your time is spent in the past or future, but rarely living in the realism of NOW.

Shannon L. Alder

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

Søren Kierkegaard

My past has not defined me, destroyed me, deterred me, or defeated me; it has only strengthened me.

Steve Maraboli

The past can teach us, nurture us, but it cannot sustain us. The essence of life is change, and we must move ever forward or the soul will wither and die.

Susanna Kearsley

Me and you, we got more yesterday than anybody. We need some kind of tomorrow.

Toni Morrison

The past is never dead. It's not even past.

William Faulkner

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