155 Behind You Quotes To Inspire You

Following is our list of behind you quotations and slogans full of insightful wisdom and perspective about put the past behind you.

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The Most Famous Behind You Quotes (Best in 2024)

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What's behind you doesn't matter. — Enzo Ferrari

What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Things aren't always what they seem You're only seeing part of me There's more than you could ever know Behind the scenes. — Francesca Battistelli

Behind every great man there stands a great woman. Behind every great woman is a great behind. — William J. Clinton

Behind every great man is not a woman, she is beside him, she is with him, not behind him — Tariq Ramadan

Don't stumble over something behind you. — Seneca

If people talk behind your back, it's because you're ahead of them. — Zayn Malik

The world doesn't change in front of your eyes, it changes behind your back. — Terry Hayes

To lead people, walk behind them. — Lao Tzu

I don't at all like knowing what people say of me behind my back. It makes me far too conceited. — Oscar Wilde

Short Behind You Quotes

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  • Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you. — Walt Whitman
  • Wealth remains behind on earth while ibadaah accompanies you into the grave. — Al-Shafi‘i
  • Hide your craziness behind a beautiful smile. That's all you need. — Paulo Coelho
  • Don't tell me what was said about me. Tell me why they were so comfortable to say it to you. — Jay-Z
  • Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you. — Proverbs
  • Behind every good man, there's a good woman reminding you I knew you when you didn't have nothing. — Coretta Scott King
  • You are on the eve of a complete victory. You can't go wrong. The world is behind you. — Josephine Baker
  • A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left. — Marilyn Monroe
  • Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you. — Charlotte Whitton
  • A true friend will tell you the truth to your face - not behind your back. — Sasha Azevedo

Top 10 Behind You Quotes

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Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you. — Walt Whitman

What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

Just because they say they're praying for you in your face, doesn't mean they aren't laughing at your struggle behind your back. — Trent Shelton

Wealth remains behind on earth while ibadaah accompanies you into the grave. — Al-Shafi‘i

You must realize that if you are going to reach the heights you have been called to reach, you may elicit some criticism from those who are jealous, petty or angry because they were left behind. — T. D. Jakes

Somewhere behind the athlete you've become and the hours of practice and the coaches who have pushed you is a little girl who fell in love with the game and never looked back... play for her. — Mia Hamm

If you are going down a road and don't like what's in front of you, and look behind you and don't like what you see, get off the road. Create a new path! — Maya Angelou

It's the same old story you've heard a thousand times. Somebody's trust gets broken. Somebody's left behind. — Travis Tritt

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Hide your craziness behind a beautiful smile. That's all you need. — Paulo Coelho

Don't tell me what was said about me. Tell me why they were so comfortable to say it to you. — Jay-Z

Behind You Image Quotes

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Behind you quote by Paulo Coelho

Hide your craziness behind a beautiful smile. That's all you need. — Paulo Coelho

Behind you quote by Proverbs

Turn your face to the sun and the shadows fall behind you. — Proverbs

Behind you quote Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.
Behind every girl's favorite song there is an untold story.
Behind you quote by Sasha Azevedo

A true friend will tell you the truth to your face - not behind your back. — Sasha Azevedo

Behind you quote by Sean Covey

Isn't it kind of silly to think that tearing someone else down builds you up? — Sean Covey

Behind you quote by Oscar Wilde

Behind every exquisite thing that existed, there was something tragic. — Oscar Wilde

Behind you quote Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behi
Sometimes the strongest people are the ones who love beyond all faults, cry behind closed doors and fight battles that nobody knows about.

Always Behind You Quotes

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Regardless of how you feel inside, always try to look like a winner. Even if you are behind, a sustained look of control and confidence can give you a mental edge that results in victory. — Arthur Ashe

Finally, please remember this. If you EVER need something that you can stand behind, something to help you to take on and deflect all of the hatred of this often cruel world, you will ALWAYS have Black Veil Brides. — Andy Biersack

Don’t just pay attention to the people you’re negotiating with directly; always identify the motivations of the players 'behind the table.' — Chris Voss

Behind you quote The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you
The mission of your life should be to leave a better world behind than what you inherited.

It has always felt like a failure that Bjorn and I couldn't keep our family together. You never get it back, but to this day I don't regret splitting up. The reason behind our separation is one of those things I definitely don't want to go into! — Agnetha Faltskog

Traveling is not just seeing the new; it is also leaving behind. Not just opening doors; also closing them behind you, never to return. But the place you have left forever is always there for you to see whenever you shut your eyes. — Jan Myrdal

You can always tell where Diana Ross has been by the hair that's left behind! — Diana Ross

Behind you quote If you focus on what you left behind, you will never be able to see what lies ah
If you focus on what you left behind, you will never be able to see what lies ahead.

Burning 2000 people took about 24 hours in the five stoves. Usually we could manage to cremate only about 1700 to 1800. We were thus always behind in our cremating because as you can see it was much easier to exterminate by gas than to cremate, which took so much more time and labor. — Rudolf Hoss

Nobody wants to stand behind a parked car. You got to always follow somebody who keeps it moving. — T. D. Jakes

You always know the mark of a coward. A coward hides behind freedom. A brave person stands in front of freedom and defends it for others. — Henry Rollins

An answer is always on the stretch of road that is behind you. Only a question can point the way forward. — Jostein Gaarder

Put The Past Behind You Quotes

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You can't look back - you just have to put the past behind you, and find something better in your future. — Jodi Picoult

Ruminating about the past will get you nowhere. So go ahead and learn from the past whatever you can, and then put it behind you. Remember, there is nothing you can do to change it, but you can use its lessons to improve your future. — Abraham J. Twerski

And the kittykats would have to erect scaffolding and a pulley to get him down. Mind you, I wouldn't put that past them. Sometimes when they are behind the sofa supposedly purring, I think they are drilling. — Louise Rennison

Behind you quote Behind every beautiful thing, there's been some kind of pain.
Behind every beautiful thing, there's been some kind of pain.

You can’t put the past behind you. It’s buried in you; it’s turned your flesh into its own cupboard. Not everything remembered is useful but it all comes from the world to be stored in you. — Claudia Rankine

Put the past behind you, the present moment is all that matters, in the life of those who want to be happy. — Leon Brown

We have a lot of precedence for that; we've done that in the past. Or maybe that you want to sort of put that behind you. I don't know, that's - that's a tough decision [ seeking a special prosecutor for Hillary Clinton]. — Rudy Giuliani

Don't Look Behind You Quotes

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Sometimes you don't realize how far you've gotten until you look around at the people who are still trailing far behind you. — Nicki Minaj

Maybe I'm like acts of Congress or your favorite Chinese restaurant - you don't really want to know what's going on behind the door. I'm a real study in contrast, I expect, looking from without. But it adds up to what you get on stage. — David Lee Roth

Never worry about anything that is past. Charge it up to experience and forget the trouble. There are always plenty of troubles ahead, so don't turn and look back on any behind you. — Herbert Hoover

Behind you quote If the things behind you are tripping you, you're moving in the wrong direction.
If the things behind you are tripping you, you're moving in the wrong direction.

I've hidden behind my hair more than clothes. Sometimes having long hair with a fringe is very useful when you don't want to look at people. I used to have very short hair, but long hair is my thing - a black nocturnal shield. — Bat for Lashes

The Prime Minister seems now to be basing his re-election campaign on this plot line. He is saying to the Australian people, look out, the baddies behind you - hiss, boo and whatever you do, don't vote Labor. This political parody of pantomime is looking and sounding desperate. — Julia Gillard

I think there's a supreme power behind the whole thing, an intelligence. Look at all of the instincts of nature, both animals and plants, the very ingenious ways they survive. If you cut yourself, you don't have to think about it. — Clyde Tombaugh

Behind you quote Behind every beautiful thing, theres been some kind of pain.
Behind every beautiful thing, theres been some kind of pain.

And I loved the whole idea behind the story, which is that you're beautiful, so don't let other people tell you that you're not just because you don't look like the people in magazines. Or because you're not that weird ideal body image that's out there right now. — Mike Myers

I was told many years ago by my grandmother who raised me: If somebody puts you on a road and you don’t feel comfortable on it and you look ahead and you don’t like the destination and you look behind and you don’t want to return to that place, step off the road. — Maya Angelou

Sometimes, with autobiographies, it turns into a bit of score-settling. And looking back, I don't feel the way I did then, and you kind of grow up and let it go behind you. — Marc Almond

If you don't look ahead, you'll always be behind. — Harvey Mackay

Past Behind You Quotes

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I know you left me once, but I came right back to find you. Even though I like being in your past, you got a bright future behind you. — Drake

Your trials did not come to punish you, but to awaken you - to make you realise that you are a part of Spirit and that just behind the sparks of your life is the Flame of Infinity. — Paramahansa Yogananda

The present changes the past. Looking back you do not find what you left behind. — Kiran Desai

Behind you quote Behind my smile is everything you'll never understand
Behind my smile is everything you'll never understand

You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. — Johnny Cash

it is discouraging to leave the past behind only to see it coming toward you like the thunderstorm which drenched you yesterday. — William H. Gass

It's the sense of touch. In any real city, you walk, you know? You brush past people, people bump into you. In L.A., nobody touches you. We're always behind this metal and glass. I think we miss that touch so much, that we crash into each other, just so we can feel something. — Don Cheadle

Behind you quote To Lead the People, Walk Behind Them
To Lead the People, Walk Behind Them

Patricia embraces me on the station platform. 'The past is what you leave behind in life, Ruby,' she says with the smile of a reincarnated lama. 'Nonsense, Patricia,' I tell her as I climb on board my train. 'The past's what you take with you. — Kate Atkinson

People respond when you tell them there is a great future in front of you, you can leave your past behind. — Joel Osteen

If you look into the past of the successful painter you will find square miles of canvas behind him. — Charles Webster Hawthorne

To move foward, you have to leave the past behind — Susannah Cahalan

We Are Behind You Quotes

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We have a wonderful history behind us. ... If you are unable to demonstrate to the world that you have this record, the world will say to you, 'You are not worthy to enjoy the blessings of democracy or anything else'. — Carter G. Woodson

Has this world been so kind to you that you should leave with regret? There are better things ahead than any we leave behind. — C. S. Lewis

Our persona was not created by accident; it was created in order to camouflage the parts of ourselves we deemed the most undesirable and to overcompensate for what we believe to be our deepest flaws. What persona are you hiding behind? — Debbie Ford

If we've been a little more successful than other people, is because we always realised that the school of life was always open, and if you were not learning more you are falling behind. — Charlie Munger

Keep your face always toward the sunshine everything could be worse but isn't and so we are justified in being grateful - and shadows everything could be better but isn't and so it is easy to be bitter 'unless you decide to look on the bright side will fall behind you. — Walt Whitman

Although the troops have struck us, we throw it all behind and are glad to meet you in peace and friendship. — Black Kettle

Although no words can really help to ease the loss you bear, Just know that you are very close in every thought and prayer. To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die. — Thomas Campbell

You have to work out where your place is. And who you are. But we're all spirit. That's all we are, we're just walking dressed up in a suit of skin, and we're going to leave that behind. — Bob Dylan

There are going to be times when we can't wait for somebody. Now, you're either on the bus or off the bus. If you're on the bus, and you get left behind, then you'll find it again. If you're off the bus in the first place — then it won't make a damn. — Ken Kesey

Have you ever hung a piece of black velvet behind you and looked at yourself in the mirror? We are each of us quite alone, and that's what I try to paint. — Thomas S. Buechner

Stand Behind You Quotes

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Don't assume, ask. Be kind. Tell the truth. Don't say anything you can't stand behind fully. Have integrity. Tell people how you feel. — Warsan Shire

Wherever you find a great man, you will find a great mother or a great wife standing behind him -- or so they used to say. It would be interesting to know how many great women have had great fathers and husbands behind them. — Dorothy L. Sayers

As you watch your mind, you discover your self as the watcher. When you stand motionless, only watching, you discover your self as the light behind the watcher. — Sri Nisargadatta Maharaj

I think behind closed doors people behave differently no matter what period we're looking at, because people have to stand up straight in public but can slouch behind closed doors - can you imagine wearing those corsets? — Brenda Blethyn

Anyone can support a team that is winning - it takes no courage. But to stand behind a team to defend a team when it is down and really needs you, that takes a lot of courage. — Bart Starr

Nothing so clearly and inevitably reveals the inner man than movement and gesture. It is quite possible, if one chooses, to conceal and dissimulate behind words or paintings or statues or other forms of human expression, but the moment you move you stand revealed, for good or ill, for what you are. — Doris Humphrey

If a woman stands behind you, respect her; if she stands beside you, cherish her; if she stands with you, adore her. — Matshona Dhliwayo

Leave safety behind. Put your body on the line. Stand before the people you fear and speak your mind - even if your voice shakes. When you least expect it, someone may actually listen to what you have to say. Well-aimed slingshots can topple giants. — Maggie Kuhn

A lot of unconfident kids do tricks because it's the quickest route to impressing people," he explains. "You can stand behind something amazing and people think you're amazing. — Derren Brown

When you're standing in front of an audience like this that is so enthusiastic and so much behind you, it is very hard to give a bad speech. Even a bad speech sounds good in a convention hall like this. — Susan Estrich

Putting Things Behind You Quotes

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It is better to lead from behind and to put others in front, especially when you celebrate victory when nice things occur. You take the front line when there is danger. Then people will appreciate your leadership. — Nelson Mandela

Sometimes things work out on the golf course and sometimes they don't. Life will go on. You try to understand what happens, but maybe today I don't want to know. I just screwed up so maybe I should just put it behind me. — Greg Norman

I'm doing an over-the-shoulder shot on a dog. I'm putting the camera behind the dog's shoulder. This is craziness. You just accept it in the movie [Valley of Violence], but when you make the movie, it's the weirdest thing. There's dog coverage, like it's a person. — Ti West

Before I even put pen to paper, in any sense, I'm like, "What's the coolest MacGuffin you can come up with? What are the last frames of this series?" The secret that's behind this entire thing is to be as evocative, original, thought-provoking and timely. — Paul Scheuring

Right. So you go into Darfur and you go into South Africa, you get rid of the white government there. You put sanctions on them. You stand behind Nelson Mandela - who was bankrolled by communists for a time, had the support of certain communist leaders. You go to Ethiopia. You do the same thing. — Rush Limbaugh

The worst thing that can happen is that the effect that they create behind you is bigger than the performance you're putting out. — Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

If you are going to make companies, corporations, actually responsible for the safety of other people's lives, then if they fail in their duty, the only thing to prevent them failing in their duty is the fear that they would be put behind bars. — Nina Bawden

You know what I think? Fate! That's what it is fate! There's a thing that comes after a fellow:got a name,but I forgot what it is. Creeps up behind him, and puts him in the basket when he ain't expecting it. — Georgette Heyer

Never Look Behind You Quotes

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In the '50s you weren't taught about sex whatsoever. It was never just talked about. People used to snoop behind their curtains and look at the neighbors. And if a girl became pregnant in your part of the world, she was shipped off to the countryside. — Elton John

Wayfarer, the only way is your footsteps, there is no other. Wayfarer, there is no way, you make the way as you go. As you go, you make the way and stopping to look behind, you see the path that your feet will never travel again. Wayfarer, there is no way- Only foam trails to the sea. — Antonio Machado

This is why you can never reason true Christians out of the faith. It's not, as the adage has it, because they were never reasoned into it - many were - it's that faith is a logical door which locks behind you. What looks like a line of thought is steadily warping. — John Jeremiah Sullivan

It seems like people are all the time making themselves themselves, but they don't really know it. You can only have true vision when you look behind. A person can slide so fast into being something they never really intended. I wonder if you can truly resurrect your own self. — Elizabeth Berg

Hey, sexy. Why haven’t you called?” The cooing sound came from behind me, and I glanced back over my shoulder to see a familiar-looking brunette. “Because I’m the asshole who never calls,” I replied with a wink. — Abbi Glines

To work and work and never mind why; if you kept looking for the why behind everything you might never work again, you might never bother to breathe again. — Kathe Koja

Behind Your Back Quotes

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A friend cannot be considered a friend until he is tested in three occasions: in timeof need, behind your back, and after your death. — Ali ibn Abi Talib

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I don't regret my past, I just regret the time I've wasted on the wrong people. — Wiz Khalifa

Anyone can stay true to your face, it's the people who stay true behind your back that really count. — Nicky Gumbel

Just because your triceps have fallen behind your biceps, doesn't mean you should back off your triceps workouts. — Ronnie Coleman

Avoid him who talks sweetly before you but tries to ruin you behind your back, for he is like a pitcher of poison with milk on top. — Chanakya

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A true friend is someone who says nice things behind your back. — Anthony Michael Hall

I know how you clutched my back behind your house and sweated like a stallion whenever I came near! — Abigail Williams

The shortest distance between two points is often unbearable. — Charles Bukowski

It's hard sometimes to not want to know what people are saying behind your back and to ignore certain things that are being written. — Sienna Miller

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Isn't it kind of silly to think that tearing someone else down builds you up? — Sean Covey

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More Behind You Quotes

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When you've worked hard, and done well, and walked through that doorway of opportunity...you do not slam it shut behind you...you reach back, and you give other folks the same chances that helped you succeed. — Michelle Obama

You have a God who hears you, the power of love behind you, the Holy Spirit within you, and all of heaven ahead of you. If you have the Shepherd, you have grace for every sin, direction for every turn, a candle for every corner and an anchor for every storm. You have everything you need. — Max Lucado

What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others. — Pericles

Return to a simpler life, and you will see that behind the expensive cars, the fashionable clothes, the empty celebrities, the fancy houses and the thick layers of make-up life has real meaning. Behind all the lies there is a deep well of wisdom that we can all drink from, and grow wiser, healthier and happier. — Varg Vikernes

You have to ask yourself the question 'Who am I?' This investigation will lead in the end to the discovery of something within you which is behind the mind. Solve that great problem and you will solve all other problems. — Ramana Maharshi

Music without words means leaving behind the mind. And leaving behind the mind is meditation. Meditation returns you to the source. And the source of all is sound. — Kabir

Even if death were to fall upon you today like lightning, you must be ready to die without sadness and regret, without any residue of clinging for what is left behind. Remaining in the recognition of the absolute view, you should leave this life like an eagle soaring up into the blue sky. — Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche

You don't get character because you're successful; you build character because of the hardships you face. — Herman Edwards

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too. — James Stewart

It is dangerous to let the public behind the scenes. They are easily disillusioned and then they are angry with you, for it was the illusion they loved. — W. Somerset Maugham

Walking. I am listening to a deeper way. Suddenly all my ancestors are behind me. Be still, they say. Watch and listen. You are the result of the love of thousands. — Linda Hogan

Someday I'll wish upon a star And wake up where the clouds Are far behind me Where troubles melt like lemon drops Away above the chimney tops that's where you'll find me — Eva Cassidy

Innovation is everything. When you're on the forefront, you can see what the next innovation needs to be. When you're behind, you have to spend your energy catching up. — Robert Noyce

Another way to look at meditation is to view thinking itself as a waterfall, a cascading of thought. In cultivating mindfulness, we are going beyond or behind our thinking, much the way you might find a vantage point in a cave or depression in the rock behind a waterfall. We still see and hear the water, but we are out of the torrent. — Jon Kabat-Zinn

For each and every person, our Lord and Master provides sustenance. Why are you so afraid, O mind? The flamingos fly hundreds of miles, leaving their young ones behind. Who feeds them, and who teaches them to feed themselves? Have you ever thought of this in your mind? — Guru Nanak

Nothing happens by chance, my friend... No such thing as luck. A meaning behind every little thing, and such a meaning behind this. Part for you, part for me, may not see it all real clear right now, but we will, before long. — Richard Bach

The only measure of your worth and your deeds will be the love you leave behind when you're gone. — Fred Small

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