Moving On Quotes and Sayings

These Moving On Quotes depict the most basic principle of life – it keeps going on. Life goes on without concern about what happens in your life or in this world.

Everyone should realize the importance of moving on in life; whether it is success or failure, pain or happiness that comes your way – you should keep moving on.

If it’s a bad relationship, it’s time to move on. If you are not finding fun in what you are doing, it’s time to move on.

Changes are hard, but they do bring in something new and more meaningful. Here is some deep and meaningful Moving On Quotes from great men and women to help you realize the importance of moving on.

Quotes about Moving On

Sometimes you have to take a step back to move forward.
Erika Taylor

A man never knows how to say goodbye; a woman never knows when to say it.
Helen Rowland

Man maintains his balance, poise, and sense of security only as he is moving forward.
Maxwell Maltz

It was time to move on, to dance with life again.
Jacqueline Winspear

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Moving Forward Quotes

If you don’t make bold moves, the world doesn’t move forward.
Richard Branson

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
Walt Disney

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Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Albert Einstein

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.
Martin Luther King, Jr.

Let us move forward with strong and active faith.
Franklin D. Roosevelt

You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.
Conrad Hall

Getting over a painful experience is much like crossing monkey bars. You have to let go at some point in order to move forward.
C. S. Lewis

Stand up and walk. Move forward.
Hiromu Arakawa

The best career advice I’ve gotten is to stay focused, and keep moving forward.

Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
Denis Waitley

You are going somewhere. Every day. Every experience you get. You’re moving forward.
Jimmy Chin

Life moves fast. As much as you can learn from your history, you have to move forward.
Eddie Vedder

Move On Quotes

Every day is a new day, and you’ll never be able to find happiness if you don’t move on.
Carrie Underwood

To help yourself, you must be yourself. Be the best that you can be. When you make a mistake, learn from it, pick yourself up and move on.
Dave Pelzer

Stop looking for happiness in the same place you lost it.

Forgive yourself for your faults and your mistakes, and move on.
Les Brown

It is important that we forgive ourselves for making mistakes. We need to learn from our errors and move on.
Steve Maraboli

It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
Theodore Roosevelt

If you’re not having fun – I don’t care what you’re doing – don’t do it. Move on. Find something else, life’s too short.
Jerry Doyle

Life moves on, and so should we.
Spencer Johnson

I believe that life is short, and there is too much time wasted bearing grudges, and I like to move on.
Sam Taylor-Johnson

I really believe in, ‘Move on, live and let live, forgive and forget.’
Kate Winslet

Even a rock moves on.
Anthony Liccione

If you have an idea, you have to move on it to make a gesture. Drawing is an immediate way of articulating that idea – of making a gesture that is both physical and intellectual.
Jeff Koons

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Time to Move On Quotations

You have to decide when it is time to move on.
Wendy Whelan

It’s time to move on to the next step in the psychedelic revolution. We’ve reached a certain point, but we’re not moving anymore.
Ken Kesey

Healing is a process. Sometimes it’s quick, and other times it’s gruelingly long. You’re the only person who knows when it’s time to move on and let go.
Jonathan Sadowski

Affirmative action was never meant to be permanent, and now is truly the time to move on to some other approach.
Susan Estrich

Cry me a river, build a bridge, and get over it.
Justin Timberlake

What am I supposed to do, Sit around and wait for you? Well, I can’t do that, And there’s no turning back. I need time to move on, I need love to feel strong. Cause I’ve got time to think it through, And maybe I’m too good for you.

What feels like the end is often the beginning.

A big part of letting go is recognizing when it is time to stay in a situation and when it is time to move on.
Darren Johnson

I didn’t want to become a reserve player or a bench player, and it was time to move on and take on another challenge.
Julius Erving

Some relationships aren’t true relationships. And it’s usually when the other person does something really terrible that you realize it. And that’s when it’s time to move on.
Natalie Portman

There is always time to move on.
Jock Stein

Your soul tells you when it’s time to move on.
Oprah Winfrey

Moving On Quotes

You are responsible for your life. You can’t keep blaming somebody else for your dysfunction. Life is really about moving on.
Oprah Winfrey

Moving on is a simple thing; what it leaves behind is hard.
Dave Mustaine

Change can be good, but its always tough to let go of the past
Emily Giffin

You’ve gotta know when it’s time to turn the page.
Tori Amos

All of us make mistakes. The key is to acknowledge them, learn, and move on. The real sin is ignoring mistakes or, worse, seeking to hide them.
Robert Zoellick

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Albert Einstein

Short Moving On Quotes

Forget the past.
Nelson Mandela

The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.
Steve Maraboli

Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.
Lyndon B. Johnson

Sooner or later, we’ve all got to let go of our past.
Dan Brown

Life becomes easier when you learn to accept an apology you never got.
Robert Brault

Sometimes the hardest part isn’t letting go but rather learning to start over.
Nicole Sobon

Letting go is also a matter of self-worth.
Efrat Cybulkiewicz

Letting Go and Moving On Quotes

Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history but not a part of your destiny.
Steve Maraboli

Grudges are for those who insist that they are owed something; forgiveness, however, is for those who are substantial enough to move on.
Criss Jami

Laughter gives us distance. It allows us to step back from an event, deal with it, and then move on.
Bob Newhart

Take all the time you need to heal emotionally. Moving on doesn’t take a day, it takes lots of little steps to be able to break free of your broken self.
Tere Arigo

Life is not about waiting for the storms to pass – It’s about learning how to dance in the rain.
Vivian Greene

We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
Joseph Campbell

Inspirational Letting Go

It’s hard to be clear about who you are when you are carrying around a bunch of baggage from the past. I’ve learned to let go and move more quickly into the next place.
Angelina Jolie

Refuse to entertain your old pain. The energy it takes to hang onto the past is holding you back from a new life. What is it you would let go of today?
Mary Manin Morrissey

Life moves forward. The old leaves wither, die, and fall away, and the new growth extends forward into the light.
Bryant McGill

Letting go doesn’t mean that you don’t care about someone anymore. It’s just realizing that the only person you really have control over is yourself.
Deborah Reber

You find out who you are and what you want, and then you realize that people you’ve known forever don’t see things the way you do. So you keep the wonderful memories but find yourself moving on.
Nicholas Sparks

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.
Martin Luther King Jr.

Moving On In Life Quotes

There are things that we never want to let go of, people we never want to leave behind. But keep in mind that letting go isn’t the end of the world; it’s the beginning of a new life.

A very wise man once told me that you can’t look back – you just have to put the past behind you, and find something better in your future.
Jodi Picoult

My wish for you is that you continue. Continue to be who you are, to astonish a mean world with your acts of kindness.
Maya Angelou

Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.
Harriet Tubman

Your heart’s strength is measured by how hard it holds on. Your self-worth and faith are measured by finally letting go. However, your peace is measured by how long you don’t look back.
Shannon L. Alder

Learn and Move On Quotes

Learn. Move on. Let your tears water the seeds of your future happiness.
Steve Maraboli

Take all the time you need to heal emotionally. Moving on doesn’t take a day; it takes lots of little steps to be able to break free of your broken self.
Tere Arigo

Forget what hurt you, but never forget what it taught you.
Shannon L. Alder

The only thing a person can ever really do is keep moving forward. Take that big leap forward without hesitation, without once looking back. Simply forget the past and forge toward the future.
Alyson Noel

People have a hard time letting go of their suffering. Out of a fear of the unknown, they prefer suffering that is familiar.
Thich Nhat Hanh

Pushing Forward

That’s all you can do in this world, no matter how strong the current beats against you, or how heavy your burden, or how tragic your love story is. You keep going.
Robyn Schneider

The most difficult aspect of moving on is accepting that the other person already did.
Faraaz Kazi

I’ve been burdened with blame trapped in the past for too long; I’m moving on.
Rascal Flatts

In the process of letting go you will lose many things from the past, but you will find yourself.
Deepak Chopra

No matter how bad you want a person, if your hearts are in two different places, you’ll have to pass and move on.
Alexandra Elle

Positive Moving On Quotes

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell

The great courageous act that we must all do is to have the courage to step out of our history and past so that we can live our dreams.
Oprah Winfrey

Let go of certainty. The opposite isn’t uncertainty. It’s openness, curiosity, and a willingness to embrace paradox rather than choose up sides. The ultimate challenge is to accept ourselves exactly as we are but never stop trying to learn and grow.
Tony Schwart

Nobody can go back and start a new beginning, but anyone can start today and make a new ending.
Maria Robinson

The greatest win is walking away and choosing not to engage in drama and toxic energy at all.
Lalah Delia

Once you realize you deserve a bright future, letting go of your dark past is the best choice you will ever make.
Roy T. Bennett

By Liz Olson

Liz is a writer, camper, and designer based in Minneapolis.


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