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Top 80 Quotes About Moving On in Life (BE HAPPY)

Top 10 Inspirational Quotes About Moving On

“You can spend minutes, hours, days, weeks, or even months over-analyzing a situation; trying to put the pieces together, justifying what could’ve, would’ve happened…or you can just leave the pieces on the floor and move on.”

Tupac Shakur
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end. - Seneca
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. – Seneca
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life it goes on. - Robert Frost
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost
My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness. - Maya Angelou
My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness. – Maya Angelou
There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind. - C.S. Lewis
There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind. – C.S. Lewis
Every day is a new day, and you'll never be able to find happiness if you don't move on. - Carrie Underwood
Every day is a new day, and you’ll never be able to find happiness if you don’t move on. – Carrie Underwood
The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward. - Steve Maraboli
The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward. – Steve Maraboli
If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. - Carlos Santana
If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. – Carlos Santana
Moving on is easy. It's staying moved on that's trickier. - Katerina Stoykova Klemer
Moving on is easy. It’s staying moved on that’s trickier. – Katerina Stoykova Klemer
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things. - Theodore Roosevelt
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things. – Theodore Roosevelt

17 Uplifting Quotes About Moving On From The Past

“You must make a decision that you are going to move on. It won’t happen automatically. You will have to rise up and say, ‘I don’t care how hard this is, I don’t care how disappointed I am, I’m not going to let this get the best of me. I’m moving on with my life.”

Joel Osteen
Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance, you must keep moving. - Albert Einstein
Life is like riding a bicycle, to keep your balance, you must keep moving. – Albert Einstein
Moving on will show you a lot about who you are, what you truly want, & what you have no desire to waste your time on. - April Mae Monterrosa
Moving on will show you a lot about who you are, what you truly want, & what you have no desire to waste your time on. – April Mae Monterrosa

“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.”

Lewis B. Smedes
A very wise man once told me that you can’t look back – you just have to put the past behind you, and find something better in your future. - Jodi Picoult
A very wise man once told me that you can’t look back – you just have to put the past behind you, and find something better in your future. – Jodi Picoult
The great courageous act that we must all do, is to have the courage to step out of our history and past so that we can live our dreams. - Oprah Winfrey
The great courageous act that we must all do, is to have the courage to step out of our history and past so that we can live our dreams. – Oprah Winfrey

“I tell you the past is a bucket of ashes, so live not in your yesterdays, no just for tomorrow, but in the here and now. Keep moving and forget the post mortems; and remember, no one can get the jump on the future.”

Carl Sandburg
You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present. - Jan Glidewell
You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present. – Jan Glidewell
I mean, don't forget the earth's about five thousand million years old, at least. Who can afford to live in the past - Harold Pinter
I mean, don’t forget the earth’s about five thousand million years old, at least. Who can afford to live in the past? – Harold Pinter
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose. - Lyndon B. Johnson
Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose. – Lyndon B. Johnson
Sometimes we can only find our true direction when we let the wind of change carry us. - Mimi Novic
Sometimes we can only find our true direction when we let the wind of change carry us. – Mimi Novic
The greatest win is walking away and choosing not to engage in drama and toxic energy at all. - Lalah Delia
The greatest win is walking away and choosing not to engage in drama and toxic energy at all. – Lalah Delia
Forget the past - the future will give you plenty to worry about. - George Allen, Sr.
Forget the past – the future will give you plenty to worry about. – George Allen, Sr.
You can't move things by not moving. - Suzy Kassem
You can’t move things by not moving. – Suzy Kassem
Moving on is not forgetting — moving on is being able to remember without feeling awful about it. - Sam Madison
Moving on is not forgetting — moving on is being able to remember without feeling awful about it. – Sam Madison
Sometimes moving forward changes what's behind you. - Kami Garcia
Sometimes moving forward changes what’s behind you. – Kami Garcia
Kiss away the past as you head towards the future. - Imania Margria
Kiss away the past as you head towards the future. – Imania Margria

16 Touching Quotes About Moving On and Letting Go

“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.”

Johnny Cash
You really don’t have to burn any bridges to let go… You don’t have to destroy anything. You can just decide to cross over and move on. - Marta Mrotek
You really don’t have to burn any bridges to let go… You don’t have to destroy anything. You can just decide to cross over and move on. – Marta Mrotek
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer. - Denis Waitley
Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer. – Denis Waitley
It's time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I'd much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure. - Ernie Harwell
It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure. – Ernie Harwell
Holding on is believing that there’s a past; letting go is knowing that there’s a future. - Daphne Rose Kingma
Holding on is believing that there’s a past; letting go is knowing that there’s a future. – Daphne Rose Kingma
If you want to fly on the sky, you need to leave the earth. If you want to move forward, you need to let go the past that drags you down. – Amit Ray
The pain of letting go will be eclipsed by the relief of moving on. - Scott Stabile
The pain of letting go will be eclipsed by the relief of moving on. – Scott Stabile
Don't brood. Get on with living and loving. You don't have forever. - Leo Buscaglia
Don’t brood. Get on with living and loving. You don’t have forever. – Leo Buscaglia
If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward. - Martin Luther King Jr.
If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward. – Martin Luther King Jr.
Letting go is hard but being free is beautiful. - Wilder Poetry
Letting go is hard but being free is beautiful. – Wilder Poetry
If it doesn't agree with your spirit let it go. - Germany Kent
If it doesn’t agree with your spirit let it go. – Germany Kent
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. - Walt Disney
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. – Walt Disney
The most liberating moment, is the moment you finally let go. - Ava Harrison
The most liberating moment, is the moment you finally let go. – Ava Harrison
Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny. - Steve Maraboli
Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny. – Steve Maraboli
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. When I let go of what I have, I receive what I need. - Lao Tzu
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. When I let go of what I have, I receive what I need. – Lao Tzu
You are allowed to let go of all the things that don’t set you free anymore. - Dhiman
You are allowed to let go of all the things that don’t set you free anymore. – Dhiman

13 Helpful Quotes About Moving On From A Relationship

“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.”

Nicholas Sparks
That’s all you can do in this world, no matter how strong the current beats against you, or how heavy your burden, or how tragic your love story. You keep going. - Robyn Schneider
That’s all you can do in this world, no matter how strong the current beats against you, or how heavy your burden, or how tragic your love story. You keep going. – Robyn Schneider
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were. - Khalil Gibran
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don’t, they never were. – Khalil Gibran

“I think it’s important to have closure in any relationship that ends – from a romantic relationship to a friendship. You should always have a sense of clarity at the end and know why it began and why it ended. You need that in your life to move cleanly into your next phase.”

Jennifer Aniston
If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you're allowing them to hurt you a second time in your mind. - Shannon L. Alder
If you spend your time hoping someone will suffer the consequences for what they did to your heart, then you’re allowing them to hurt you a second time in your mind. – Shannon L. Alder
Only the broken-hearted know the truth about love. - Mason Cooley
Only the broken-hearted know the truth about love. – Mason Cooley

“Lots of things can be fixed. Things can be fixed. But many times, relationships between people cannot be fixed, because they should not be fixed. You’re aboard a ship setting sail, and the other person has joined the inland circus, or is boarding a different ship, and you just can’t be with each other anymore. Because you shouldn’t be.”

C. JoyBell C.
The heart will break, but broken live on. - Lord Byron
The heart will break, but broken live on. – Lord Byron
O! many a shaft, at random sent, Finds mark the archer little meant! And many a word, at random spoken, May soothe or wound a heart that's broken! - Walter Scott
O! many a shaft, at random sent, Finds mark the archer little meant! And many a word, at random spoken, May soothe or wound a heart that’s broken! – Walter Scott
Patience is key for getting over a breakup. That, and trailing off your interaction after the breakup. – Drake
Letting go doesn't mean that you don't care about someone anymore. It's just realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself. - Deborah Reber
Letting go doesn’t mean that you don’t care about someone anymore. It’s just realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself. – Deborah Reber
Girls you’ve gotta know when it’s time to turn the page. - Tori Amos
Girls you’ve gotta know when it’s time to turn the page. – Tori Amos
Sometimes it takes a heartbreak to shake us awake & help us see we are worth so much more than we're settling for. - Mandy Hale
Sometimes it takes a heartbreak to shake us awake & help us see we are worth so much more than we’re settling for. – Mandy Hale

10 Quotes About Moving On From Grief

“It’s so curious; One can resist tears and ‘behave’ very well in the hardest hours of grief. But then someone makes you a friendly sign behind a window, or one notices that a flower that was in bud only yesterday has suddenly blossomed, or a letter slips from a drawer… and everything collapses.”

Colette
The darker the night, the brighter the stars, the deeper the grief, the closer is God! - Fyodor Dostoevsky
The darker the night, the brighter the stars, the deeper the grief, the closer is God! – Fyodor Dostoevsky
Grief is in two parts. The first is loss. The second is the remaking of life. - Anne Roiphe
Grief is in two parts. The first is loss. The second is the remaking of life. – Anne Roiphe
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die. - Thomas Campbell
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die. – Thomas Campbell
I answer the heroic question ‘Death, where is thy sting’ with ‘It is here in my heart and mind and memories'. - Maya Angelou
I answer the heroic question ‘Death, where is thy sting?’ with ‘It is here in my heart and mind and memories’. – Maya Angelou
Do you not know that a man is not dead while his name is still spoken - Terry Pratchett
Do you not know that a man is not dead while his name is still spoken? – Terry Pratchett
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on. - Havelock Ellis
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on. – Havelock Ellis
I will not say do not weep; for not all tears are an evil. - J.R.R. Tolkien
I will not say: do not weep; for not all tears are an evil. – J.R.R. Tolkien
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. - C.S. Lewis
No one ever told me that grief felt so like fear. – C.S. Lewis
Grief does not change you, Hazel. It reveals you. - John Green
Grief does not change you, Hazel. It reveals you. – John Green

14 Quotes About Moving On That Will Make You Think

“Even though you may want to move forward in your life, you may have one foot on the brakes. In order to be free, we must learn how to let go. Release the hurt. Release the fear. Refuse to entertain your old pain. The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you back from a new life. What is it you would let go of today?”

Mary Manin Morrissey
You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy. So let them go, let go of them. I tie no weights to my ankles. - C. JoyBell C
You will find that it is necessary to let things go; simply for the reason that they are heavy. So let them go, let go of them. I tie no weights to my ankles. – C. JoyBell C
Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness. - Steve Maraboli
Cry. Forgive. Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness. – Steve Maraboli

“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
Say yes, and you’ll figure it out afterward. - Tina Fey
Say yes, and you’ll figure it out afterward. – Tina Fey
I can't go on. I'll go on. - Samuel Beckett
I can’t go on. I’ll go on. – Samuel Beckett
Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on. - Criss Jami
Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on. – Criss Jami
There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it. - Shannon L. Alder
There comes a time in your life when you have to choose to turn the page, write another book or simply close it. – Shannon L. Alder
Sooner or later we've all got to let go of our past. - Dan Brown
Sooner or later we’ve all got to let go of our past. – Dan Brown
You will evolve past certain people. Let yourself. - Mandy Hale
You will evolve past certain people. Let yourself. – Mandy Hale
Moving on, is a simple thing, what it leaves behind is hard. - Dave Mustaine
Moving on, is a simple thing, what it leaves behind is hard. – Dave Mustaine
Sometimes the hardest part isn't letting go but rather learning to start over. - Nicole Sobon
Sometimes the hardest part isn’t letting go but rather learning to start over. – Nicole Sobon
What matters most is how well you walk through the fire. - Charles Bukowski
What matters most is how well you walk through the fire. – Charles Bukowski
Life moves on and so should we. - Spencer Johnson
Life moves on and so should we. – Spencer Johnson

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