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 You 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!
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)
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.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past are certain to miss the future.
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.
You can not change the past but you can change the future.
Tomorrow is the first day of the rest of our lives.
Change is the law of life and those who look to the past and the future miss the present.
The first day of the rest of my life.
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.
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.
You can’t change the past, it just is
We are often wrong about the past, but at least with the past you can change your thinking. We can't do that with the future.
Don't Time travel into the past. You can't change it. Today it starts all over again. Every tomorrow is determined by every day.
You think I live in the past. You don't understand that I actually change with every era, I always have as best I can
Well my wife and I just had a baby ourselves and it makes it harder to be on the road. It isn't for everybody and it can burn people out, and that's what's happened in the past. We've just kept the ship running y'know what I mean? You change engineers from time to time and as long as everybody coming aboard knows what direction the ship is, everything's alright.
We broke up, and my first reaction was 'Fine - I've been through this too many times. I can't change your mind. I can't live your life for you. You're gone in your direction. I'm going to pick up; I'm going to go in my direction. I'm not going to live in the past. I'm not going to embrace the pain. You go, I'll go, and that will be it.' And I felt that way for an hour and 10 minutes.
You can't change the past so don't let it haunt you.
You can change the future but first you've got to want to.
There's no going back from what happened.
You can go back and understand the past, but you can't go back and change it.
You can't pick when you're touched. You can't pick the time. It just is. It's the reality. What it is, is. I can't change the past. I can only deal with the present and the future.
When people can't abide things as they are, when they can't abide the present, they do one of two things ... either they ... either they turn to a contemplation of the past ... or they set about to ... alter the future. And when you want to change something ... YOU BANG! BANG! BANG! BANG!
You can't change the past but you can change everything else.
Take your first step toward making a significant change in your life, today.
You can always affect things - so can you change it in a way that will make you as happy with it in the future as you were in the past? Maybe it won't be the same, but it might be something else you also like.