Living in the Past Quotes to Inspire Your Fresh Future

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Living in the Past Quotes to Spark Growth in Your Spiritual Journey

Living in the Past Quotes to Inspire Your Fresh Future

“Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert,” (Isaiah 43:18-19, ESV).

It is good to learn from the past, but we have to be careful not to live in the past or be controlled by it. Below are some quotes to get us thinking deeper about moving on from the past.

7 Living in the Past Quotes:

To live effective and enjoyable lives, we can’t waste any more time on yesterday.

To live effective and enjoyable lives, we can’t waste any more time on yesterday.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Isolation leads to holding onto the past.

Isolation leads to holding onto the past.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

If you’re feeling bogged down in yesterday, wipe the slate clean for tomorrow.

If you’re feeling bogged down in yesterday, wipe the slate clean for tomorrow.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

You can’t drive forward in life looking in the rear view mirror.

You can’t drive forward in life looking in the rear view mirror.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

There is value in reflecting on the past so we can learn and grow from it. ~ Glenn C. Stewart

There is value in reflecting on the past so we can learn and grow from it.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Don’t allow the memory of the past to interfere with the present and rob you of your future.

Don’t allow the memory of the past to interfere with the present and rob you of your future.
~ Glenn C. Stewart

Don’t live harnessed to past hurt any longer.

Don’t live harnessed to past hurt any longer.
~ Glenn C. Stewart


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Glenn C. StewartPastor & Church Coach
Glenn C. Stewart has forty years of experience leading churches, planting a church, and developing leaders. He has served as an adjunct professor of theology and leadership at the Orlando campus of Palm Beach Atlantic University, and as the chairman of the board of a Christian college and seminary. Along with his degrees in Bible and theology he has a master’s degree in organizational leadership. Glenn has a heart for serving pastors and being a spiritual mentor.
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