50 Motivational Quotes about Moving On, Letting Go, and Moving Forward

This is a collection of great quotes about moving on in life, letting go of the past, and moving forwards to success and inner happiness.

Moving On Quote: Life is about making the right decisions and moving onImage: Christos Georghiou (Shutterstock)

It is remarkable that the quest for moving on is not just a recent development, and there are plenty of ancient sayings just as relevant in today’s society as current statements.

The quotes are sorted in chronological order by birth year of the author. Hold on to them, play with them in your mind, and use them when you need inspiration and strength.

When I let go of what I am,
I become what I might be.

Lao Tzu
(6th century BC, Chinese philosopher)
I never see what has been done;
I only see what remains to be done.

(c. 400/500 BC, sage from the ancient Shakya republic)
Declare the past,
diagnose the present,
foretell the future.

Hippocrates of Cos
(c.460BC–c.370BC, Greek physician)
Cowards die many times before their actual deaths.
Gaius Julius Caesar
(c.140–85BC, Roman senator, and father of Julius Caesar)
It’s not what happens to you,
but how you react to it that matters.

(55-135, Greek sage, and philosopher)

Categories:Life Quotes

One Response to “50 Motivational Quotes about Moving On, Letting Go, and Moving Forward”

  1. Helen Jay
    14 October 2013 at 5:51 pm #

    That’s quite a list. Excellent collection!

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