Famous Past Quotes in English

This only is denied to God: the power to undo the past.

- Past Quotes by Agathon

Live neither in the past nor in the future, but let each day’s work absorb your entire energies, and satisfy your widest ambition.

- Sir William Osler Quote

Time is just something that we assign. You know, past present, it’s just all arbitrary. Most Native Americans, they don’t think of time, circular time, the Stevens wheel. All moment are happening all the time.

- Robin Green and Mitchell Burgess Quotes

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

- Past Quotes by George Santayana

Look not mournfully into the past. It comes not back again. Wisely improve the present. It is thine.  Go forth to meet the shadowy future, without fear.

- Past Quotes by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I tend to live in the past because most of my life is there.

- Past Quotes by Herb Caen

The farther behind I leave the past, the closer I am to forging my own character.

- Isabelle Eberhardt Quotes

We can draw lessons from the past, but we cannot live in it.

- Lyndon B. Johnson Quotes

I don’t think of the past. The only thing that matters is the everlasting present.

- Past Quotes by W. Somerset Maugham

Events in the past may be roughly divided into those which probably never happened and those which do not matter.

- William Ralph Inge Quote