1. Holding on is believing that there’s a past; letting go is knowing that there’s a future.
Daphne Rose Kingma2. Some of us think holding on makes us strong, but sometimes it is letting go. Hermann Hesse
3.Never love something so much that you can’t let go of it. Ginni Rometty
4. I realize there’s something incredibly honest about trees in winter, how they’re experts at letting things go. Jeffrey McDaniel
5.I think that you never fall out of love with somebody, you just let go and move on. Ashley Rickards
6.Nothing in the universe can stop you from letting go and starting over.
7.There’s an important difference between giving up and letting go. –Jessica Hatchigan
8.The most difficult aspect of moving on is accepting that the other person already did. Faraaz Kazi
9.Pain will leave you, when you let go.
10.I think every girl has that a guy she has trouble letting go of. Rashida Jones
11.When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be. When I let go of what I have, I receive what I need. –Lao Tzu
12.Letting go means to come to the realization that some people are a part of your history, but not a part of your destiny.
13.Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure. Oprah Winfrey
14.The truth is, unless you let go, unless you forgive yourself, unless you forgive the situation, unless you realize that the situation is over, you cannot move forward. Steve Maraboli15.
Cry me a river, build a bridge, and get over it. –Justin Timberlake16. Suffering is not holding you. You are holding suffering. When you become good at the art of letting sufferings go, then you’ll come to realize how unnecessary it was for you to drag those burdens around with you. You’ll see that no one else other than you was responsible. The truth is that existence wants your life to become a festival.
Osho17. Let go. Why do you cling to pain? There is nothing you can do about the wrongs of yesterday. It is not yours to judge. Why hold on to the very thing which keeps you from hope and love? –Leo Buscaglia18. 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 Reber19. Some birds are not meant to be caged, that’s all. Their feathers are too bright, their songs too sweet and wild. So you let them go, or when you open the cage to feed them they somehow fly out past you. And the part of you that knows it was wrong to imprison them in the first place rejoices, but still, the place where you live is that much more drab and empty for their departure.
Stephen King20. I just wanted to tell you that I understand if you go. It’s okay if you have to leave us. It’s okay if you want to stop fighting.
Gayle Forman21. 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 Jolie22. If you didn’t love him, this never would have happened. But you did. And accepting that love and everything that followed it is part of letting it go.
Sarah Dessen23. There’s a trick to the Graceful Exit. It begins with the vision to recognize when a job, a life stage, a relationship is over – and to let go. It means leaving what’s over without denying its value.
Ellen Goodman24. I demolish my bridges behind me…then there is no choice but to move forward.
Fridtjof Nansen25. The truth was, he now belonged only to my past, and it was time I begin to accept it, as much as it hurt to do so.
Tammara Webber26. Change can be good but its always tough to let go of the past
Emily Giffi27. I’m guilty of giving people more chances than they deserve but when I’m done, I’m done.
Turcois Ominek28. When you leave, weary of me, without a word I shall gently let you go.
Kim Sowol29. Letting go. Everyone talks about it like it’s the easiest thing. Unfurl your fingers one by one until your hand is open. But my hand has been clenched into a fist for three years now; it’s frozen shut.
Gayle Forman30. “It’s time, Perry”. He let her go. She took a step back, taking in his face one last time. His green eyes. The bend in his nose and the scars on his cheek. All the tiny inperfections that made him beautiful. Without a word, she turned and made her way downhill.
Veronica Rossi31. What happens when you let go, when your strength leaves you and you sink into darkness, when there’s nothing that you or anyone else can do, no matter how desperate you are, no matter how you try? Perhaps it’s then, when you have neither pride nor power, that you are saved, brought to an unimaginably great reward.
Mark Halperin32. You can meet someone who’s just right, but he might not be meant for you. You break up, you lose things, you never feel the same again. But maybe you should stop questioning why. Maybe you should just accept it and move on.
Winna Efendi33. The art is not one of forgetting but letting go. And when everything else is gone, you can be rich in loss.
Rebecca Solnit34. They say when you really love someone, you should be willing to set them free. So that is what I am doing. I will step back and you will move on. I will let you go….Your happiness means everything to me. I will listen for your voice in the distance. I will look at the moon. I will keep you in my pocket. I will carry your smile with me everywhere, like a warm and comforting glow.
Tabitha Suzuma35. When I say I’m going to forget you I know it’s impossible to forget someone I once knew. What I want is to erase you from my thoughts and purge you from my memories. I’m saying it’s what I wish for, not what is or could ever be.
Donna Lynn Hope36. If you want to fly on the sky, you need to leave the earth. If you want to move forward, you need to let go the past that drags you down.
Amit Ray37. You will evolve past certain people. Let yourself.
Mandy Hale38. Sometimes the door closes on a relationship, not because we failed but because something bigger than us says this no longer fits our life. So, lock the door, shed a tear, turn around and look for the new door that’s opened. It’s a sign that you’re no longer that person you were, it’s time to change into who you are. It’s going to be okay.
Lee Goff39. The best skill at cards is knowing when to discard.
Baltasar Gracián40. 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 Elle41. What people resist is not change per se, but loss.
Ronald A. Heifetz42. Why let go of yesterday? Because yesterday has already let go of you.
Steve Maraboli43. You will say good-bye for all the right reasons. You’re tired of living in wait for his apocalypse. You have your own fight on your hands, and though it’s no bigger or more noble than his, it will require all of your energy.44. It’s you who has to hold on to earth. You have to tighten your grip
which means letting go of him.
Melissa Bank45. Letting go of someone we love is the hardest thing we will ever do. Some people never surrender to love for the fear of being hurt. But to not have loved, to not have felt the immense joy it brings, would have been a far worse kind of death.
Goldie Hawn46. If you only knew how to respect my heart, I wouldn’t have found a reason to let you go.
Jourdane Erasquin47. It is by giving the freedom to the other, that is by letting go, we gain our own freedom back.
Aleksandra Ninkovic48. Accept the fact that you will grow apart from people you’ve had significant relationships with. Understand when someone no longer positively affects your life. Let them go. Don’t hinder your growth
Unknown49. If love becomes too painful, then it’s time to let that love go and save yourself. You have to keep this in mind because you’ll be able to find another love but not another self.
Robert Tew50. The person who doesn’t value you is blocking you from the one who will. Let them go.
Robert Tew51. If someone doesn’t care to accept you, respect you, believe in you, don’t hesitate to move on and let them go. There are many who love and appreciate you just the way you are.
Amaka Imani Nkosazana52. Time doesn’t heal emotional pain, you need to learn how to let go.
Roy Bennett53. You really don’t have to burn any bridges to let go… You don’t have to destroy anything. You can just decide to cross over and move on.
Marta Mrotek54. 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 Arigo55. Letting go may sound so simple, but rarely is it a one-time thing. Just keep letting go, until one day it’s gone for good.
Eleanor Brownn56. There’s no point in arguing and loving someone who doesn’t want to be with you and doesn’t want to keep you in his life.. the real person will try harder to reach out and work for the best and what’s supposed to be done to their relationship.. but things are not so good this time, it’s time to try letting go.
Ressha57. Let go, or be dragged.
Unknown58. You can’t move forward if you’re still hanging on.
Sue Fitzmaurice59. Relinquishing control to another person is like death: it’s only scary until it finally happens.
Agnostic Zetetic60. The bottom line is this; when one person stops being a part of your life, another one will come, and fill that empty space. Leave the ones who left in the past, right where they belong, and never look back.
Ena Snow61. Letting go is the willingness to change your beliefs in order to bring more peace and joy into your life instead of holding onto beliefs that bring pain and suffering…
Hal Tipper62. Just because someone has been in your life for many years, doesn’t mean there shouldn’t be a point at which you finally decide to let go.
Wilfred James Dolor63. Sometimes you have to let things go. Sometimes you have to stop caring for a minute.
Trina Etmanskie64. The moment after being let go, when we can finally let it go, is the moment when love once again has hope.
Brian MacLearn65. Letting go is not getting rid of memories. Memories will stay, they always do. Letting go is making sure that the pain associated with the memories goes away.
Arti Honrao66. You’ve got to know when to let a woman go if you want to keep her,and if you don’t want to keep her you let her go anyhow so it’s always a process of letting go, one way or the other.
Charles Bukowski67. You can love them, forgive them, want good things for them…but still move on without them.
Mandy Hale68. She let him go once. Every day demands that she release him over and over again.
Julianna Baggott69. Sometimes being a friend means mastering the art of timing. There is a time for silence. A time to let go and allow people to hurl themselves into their own destiny. And a time to prepare to pick up the pieces when it’s all over.
Octavia Butler70. Even as I hold you, I am letting you go.
Alice Walker 1. It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.
Albert Einstein 2. Eighty percent of success is showing up.
Woody Allen 3. I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education.
Wilson Mizner 4. The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance; it is the illusion of knowledge.
Daniel J. Boorstin 5. The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
William Arthur Ward 6. If you don’t make mistakes, you’re not working on hard enough problems. And that’s a big mistake.
Frank Wilczek 7. You can never get enough of what you don’t really need.
Eric Hoffer 8. Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
Albert Einstein 9. Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress.
Alfred A. Montapert 10. I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody.
Bill Cosby 11. Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
Spanish Proverb 12. Be yourself; everyone else is already taken.
Oscar Wilde 13. There is a great difference between worry and concern. A worried person sees a problem, and a concerned person solves a problem.
Harold Stephens 14. It is easier to fight for one’s principles than to live up to them.
Alfred Adler 15. I hear: I forget / I see: I remember / I do: I understand
Chinese Proverb 16. Discipline is just choosing between what you want now and what you want most.
Unknown Author 17. The very best thing you can do for the whole world is to make the most of yourself.
Wallace Wattles 18. Good judgment comes from experience, and experience comes from bad judgment.
Barry LePatner 19. When I do good, I feel good; when I do bad, I feel bad, and that is my religion.
Abraham Lincoln 20. Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm.
Winston Churchill Humor Quotes 21. If it weren’t for my lawyer, I’d still be in prison. It went a lot faster with two people digging.
Joe Martin 22. Acquaintance, n.: A person whom we know well enough to borrow from, but not well enough to lend to.
Ambrose Bierce 23. I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me.
Noel Coward 24. The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.
Will Rogers 25. You know you’re getting old when you stop to tie your shoelaces and wonder what else you could do while you’re down there.
George Burns 26. Time flies like an arrow; fruit flies like a banana.
Groucho Marx 27. Those are my principles. If you don’t like them I have others.
Groucho Marx 28. Somewhere on this globe, every ten seconds, there is a woman giving birth to a child. She must be found and stopped.
Sam Levenson 29. Quidquid latine dictum sit, altum sonatur. (Whatever is said in Latin sounds profound.)
Unknown Author 30. The most remarkable thing about my mother is that for thirty years she served the family nothing but leftovers. The original meal has never been found.
Calvin Trillin 31. The tooth fairy teaches children that they can sell body parts for money.
David Richerby 32. My friends tell me I have an intimacy problem. But they don’t really know me.
Garry Shandling 33. I don’t deserve this award, but I have arthritis and I don’t deserve that either.
Jack Benny 34. I always wanted to be somebody, but now I realize I should have been more specific.
Lily Tomlin 35. If God wanted us to fly, He would have given us tickets.
Mel Brooks 36. If I only had a little humility, I’d be perfect.
Ted Turner 37. When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
Henny Youngman 38. The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you’ve got it made.
Groucho Marx 39. Hofstadter’s Law: It always takes longer than you expect, even when you take into account Hofstadter’s Law.
Douglas Hofstadter 40. Honest criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an acquaintance, or a stranger.
Franklin P. Jones Otherwise Interesting Quotes 41. Education is what remains after one has forgotten what one has learned in school.
Albert Einstein 42. Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with themselves on a rainy Sunday afternoon.
Susan Erz 43. Computers are useless. They can only give you answers.
Pablo Picasso 44. A genius! For 37 years I’ve practised fourteen hours a day, and now they call me a genius!
Pablo Sarasate 45. There is nobody so irritating as somebody with less intelligence and more sense than we have.
Don Herold 46. The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.
Michael Althsuler 47. The little I know I owe to my ignorance.
Orville Mars 48. The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw 49. In God we trust; all others bring data.
Dr. W. Edwards Deming 50. The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.
Mark Twain 51. Never argue with a fool, onlookers may not be able to tell the difference.
Mark Twain 52. My definition of a free society is a society where it is safe to be unpopular.
Adlai E. Stevenson Jr. 53. Simple, clear purpose and principles give rise to complex and intelligent behavior. Complex rules and regulations give rise to simple and stupid behavior.
Dee Hock 54. Logic will get you from A to B. Imagination will take you everywhere.
Albert Einstein 55. In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.
Dwight D. Eisenhower 56. The opposite of a correct statement is a false statement. But the opposite of a profound truth may well be another profound truth.
Niels Bohr 57. Before you go and criticize the younger generation, just remember who raised them.
Unknown Author 58. Talent hits a target no one else can hit; Genius hits a target no one else can see.
Arthur Schopenhauer 59. It is amazing what you can accomplish if you do not care who gets the credit.
Harry Truman 60. A conclusion is the place where you got tired thinking.
Martin H. Fischer 61. I hated every minute of training, but I said, “Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.” –Muhammad Ali 62. “You can have anything you want if you are willing to give up the belief that you can’t have it.” –Robert Anthony 63. “There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can.” –Henry Ford 64. “Give me a stock clerk with a goal, and I will give you a man who will make history. Give me a man without a goal, and I will give you a stock clerk.” –J.C. Penny 65. “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” –Dr. Forrest C. Shaklee 66. “It’s not about time, it’s about choices. How are you spending your choices?” –Beverly Adamo 67. “Success…seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don’t quit.” –Conrad Hilton 68. “That’s precisely the question everyone should be asking
why the hell not? – Why not you, why not now…” –Timothy Ferriss 69. “Intolerance of your present creates your future.” –Mike Murdock 70. “The dreamers are the saviors of the world.”
James Allen 71. “Destiny is not a matter of chance; it’s a matter of choice.” –Anonymous 72. “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” –Eleanor Roosevelt 73. “The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.” –Vince Lombardi 74. “It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.” –E.E. Cummings 75. “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” –George Eliot 76. “How does one become a butterfly? You must want to fly so much that you are willing to give up being a caterpillar.” –Trina Paulus 77. “Do not let what you can not do; interfere with what you can do.” –John Wooden 78. “One man with courage makes a majority.” –Andrew Jackson 79. “Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.” –Henry Ford 80. “Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.” –Albert Einstein 81. “Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her.” –Charles De Gaulle 82. “The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a heaven of Hell, a hell of Heaven.” –John Milton 83. “You can not retain a true and clear vision of wealth if you are constantly turning your attention to opposing pictures, whether they be external or imaginary.” –Wallace D. Wattles 84. “Every great story on the planet happened when someone decided not to give up, but kept going no matter what.” –Spryte Loriano 85. The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
Ralph Waldo Emerson