You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.— C. S. Lewis
Most Powerful Can't Change The Past quotations
You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.
The past is a fog on our minds. The future? A complete dream. We can't neither guess the future, neither change the past.
Something to remember on your birthday.
.Forget the past, it can't be changed..And, forget the present because I didn't get you one.
When thinking about life, remember this: no amount of guilt can change the past, and no amount of anxiety can change the future.
You can't change the past, but you can ruin the present by worrying about the future.
You couldn't erase the past. You couldn't even change it. But sometimes life offered you the opportunity to put it right.
Change hurts. It makes people insecure, confused, and angry. People want things to be the same as they've always been, because that makes life easier. But, if you're a leader, you can't let your people hang on to the past.
When you forgive, you don't change the past... You change the future!
Railing against the past will not heal us.
History has happened. It's over and done with. All we can do is to change its course by encouraging what we love instead of destroying what we don't.
One good thing about the past is that you can't change it.
So there's no reason to go back. It's there. It is what it is. The only thing you can change is right now and what's happening next.
My father used to say that life is what you make it.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life. You can’t change the past, but the future isn’t set in stone. You can effect a change there. Move forward not with hatred or love. Move forward with purpose. (Simone)
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past are certain to miss the future.
The time is now, the place is here. Stay in the present. You can do nothing to change the past, and the future will never come exactly as you plan or hope for.
I can't change the past, but one person can change the future - anything can happen.
I don't think the human mind can comprehend the past and the future.
They are both just illusions that can manipulate you into thinking theres some kind of change.
Change is the law of life and those who look to the past and the future miss the present.
You can not change the past but you can change the future.
Tomorrow is the first day of the rest of our lives.
The first day of the rest of my life.
I'm living with every step. I can't live with regret. The past is the past. I'm not worried about it. I can't change it. I can't fix it. It is what it is. I'm just living.
Until you're willing to accept what already is - the things of your past that you can't change - there's no space for you to create what you want. Acceptance is the key to unlocking the door to true peace, happiness, and freedom.
You can't stop the future You can't rewind the past The only way to learn the secret ...is to press play.
Everyone has a past, but that's just it--it's in the past.
You can learn from it, but you can't change it.
Absolutely. Regret is counterproductive. It's looking back on a past that you can't change. Questioning things as they occur can prevent regret in the future. I questioned a lot about my relationship with your father. People make spontaneous decisions based off of their hearts all the time. There's so much more to relationships than just love.
Don't time travel into the past, roaming through the nuances as if they can change. Don't bookmark pages you've already read.
You can’t change the past. You can’t even change the future, in the sense that you can only change the present one moment at a time, stubbornly, until the future unwinds itself into the stories of our lives.
If you don't change direction, you end up where you are headed.
Although things seem to be sometimes going up and sometimes descending, sometimes slipping away, nevertheless there is a reality, the same today as in the past. It does not change, for nothing can affect it. Could we not say it is one great harmony? So why shouldn't we ask about it.
Change can be good but its always tough to let go of the past
Cut the umbilical cord to yesterday. Although we can't change history, we change the effect the past has on the future.
There's nothing you can do about the past.
But, you can do a great deal about your future. You don't have to be the same person you were yesterday. You can make changes in your life -- absolutely startling changes in a fairly short time. You can make changes you can't even conceive of now, if you give yourself a chance.
The past doesn't define you, your present does.
It's okay to create a vision of the future because it affects your behavior in the "now," but don't dwell on past mistakes. Learn from them and focus those lessons in the moment. That's where change can really happen.
I can't change the past, and I don't think I would.
I don't expect to be understood. I like what I've written, the stories and two novels. If I had to give up what I've written in order to be clear of this disease, I wouldn't do it.
I thought I wanted the truth, but I don't.
The past is the past and it can't be changed. It's the future I'm interested in." -Gabriel McGregor
I can't change the past and I'm truly sorry that people got hurt along the way but not everything reported in the media is reality and continuing to rehash things publicly only makes it more difficult for everyone to heal. I hope for the sake of our children we can all move forward and heal privately. I wish their mother nothing but the best.
I can't change the past, but I can try to make a better future for me.
You can’t change the past, it just is
We teach people that they upset themselves.
We can't change the past, so we change how people are thinking, feeling and behaving today.
If Putin decides to run, which we are assuming that he will, there really isn't anything that can stop him. He can manipulate the system so that he has not real opponents; he can manipulate the media so that nobody else gets any coverage. And then, if worse comes to worse, he can - as he has done in the past - just change the electoral results. So, it's not like it's going to be a very exciting election.