Ups and downs in life are very important to keep us going, because a straight line even in an ECG means we are not alive— Ratan Tata
Astonishing Moving On In Life quotations
Face the giants in your life, slay them, and move on.
Do not be daunted by the mistakes and failures in your life.
Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars.
You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
I think transwomen, and transpeople in general, show everyone that you can define what it means to be a man or woman on your own terms. A lot of what feminism is about is moving outside of roles and moving outside of expectations of who and what you're supposed to be to live a more authentic life.
You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated.
In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
In my office...I have a little sign and it says, 'Do it!' I suppose if I have learned anything in life, it is that we are to keep moving, keep trying-as long as we breathe! If we do, we will be surprised at how much more can still be done.
When I look back on my past and think how much time I wasted on nothing, how much time has been lost in futilities, errors, laziness, incapacity to live; how little I appreciated it, how many times I sinned against my heart and soul-then my heart bleeds. Life is a gift, life is happiness, every minute can be an eternity of happiness.
We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.
The thing about life is that you must survive.
Life is going to be difficult, and dreadful things will happen. What you do is move along, get on with it, and be tough. Not in the sense of being mean to others, but being tough with yourself and making a deadly effort not to be defeated.
When I get to China, I will have no claim on any one for anything.
My claim will be alone in God and I must learn before I leave England to move men through God by prayer alone.
A bend in the road is not the end of the road…Unless you fail to make the turn.
You can't start the next chapter of your life
Just because you miss someone doesn't mean you need them back in your life.
Missing is just a part of moving on.
Some people come into our lives and quickly go.
Some people stay for awhile, and move our souls to dance. They awaken us to a new understanding, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.
True health begins with your thoughts.
Thinking about comfort, strength, flexibility and youthfulness attracts those qualities into your life and body. Dwelling on illness, fear, disease and pain does just the opposite. Your work is to notice and change your thoughts and move them in the direction of health and happiness.
There will be a few times in your life when all your instincts will tell you to do something, something that defies logic, upsets your plans, and may seem crazy to others. When that happens, you do it. Listen to your instincts and ignore everything else. Ignore logic, ignore the odds, ignore the complications, and just go for it.
You can't look back - you just have to put the past behind you, and find something better in your future.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
Year's end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience can instill in us.
And there are people that will stand in your corner and convince you to stand up for another round no matter what.
In the process of letting go you will lose many things from the past, but you will find yourself.
Sometimes you have to forget what's gone, appreciate what still remains, and look forward to what's coming next.
When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be.
I don't believe in charmed lives. I think that tragedy is part of the lesson you learn to lift yourself up, to pick yourself up and to move on.
If man were never to fade away ... but lingered on forever in the world, how things would lose their power to move us. The most precious thing in life is its uncertainty.
My whole world changed when Michael Jackson brought out the Bad album when I was about eight or nine. He took over my whole life and from then on I wanted to be Michael Jackson. I watched his videos for hours and learned how to dance like him. I would push back the chairs in the room and learn his dance moves. I even taught myself to moonwalk.
Change has to come for life to struggle forward.
I sincerely believe that there is nothing truly great in any man or woman except their character, their willingness to move beyond the realm of self and into a greater realm of selflessness. Giving back is the ultimate talent in life. That is the greatest trophy on my mantel.
Your life will follow your expectations.
What you expect is what you will get. If you dwell on positive thoughts, you will move in that direction; if you continually think negative thoughts, you will live a negative life.
Rather than exist each day in some dull, boring habitual manner, move into action on a big idea. Everyone is on the brink of possibility. Your responsibility is to discover what that possibility is for you. Ideas can turn you on, they can wind you up. The right idea can and will add a new dimension to your life.
What you are afraid of is never as bad as what you imagine.
The fear you let build up in your mind is worse than the situation that actually exists.
No one is perfect in this world. Forgive people for not knowing better and learn to move on.
In life and love, you learn that there comes a time to let go and move on.
You can't keep the birds of sadness from flying over your head, but you can keep them from nesting in your hair.