Moving Forward Quotes

Most popular moving forward quotes

I'm a slow walker, but I never walk back.
He who does not look ahead remains behind.

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The past should be a springboard, not a hammock.


I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.


Let's go invent tomorrow rather than worrying about what happened yesterday.
Life is like riding a bicycle—in order to keep your balance, you must keep moving.
The great thing in this world is not so much where we stand as in what direction we are moving.


There is no point at which you can say, "Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap."


You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present.

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What saves a man is to take a step. Then another step. It is always the same step, but you have to take it.
Advance, and never halt, for advancing is perfection. Advance and do not fear the thorns in the path, for they draw only corrupt blood.
Look forward. Imagine what your thoughts and feelings might be as you approach the end of your days. What will be important to you then?
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.


March on. Do not tarry. To go forward is to move toward perfection. March on, and fear not the thorns, or the sharp stones on life's path.
Keep on going, and the chances are that you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I never heard of anyone ever stumbling on something sitting down.


Human history, our history, the history of every one of us is never "finished"; it never runs out of possibilities. Rather, it is always opening to the new — to what, until now, we'd never even had in mind. To what seemed impossible.