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There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page or closing the book. Unknown

If someone won’t lift a finger to call you, see you, and spend time with you, it’s time for you to lift five fingers and wave goodbye. Unknown

You are only going to be as good as the people you surround yourself with. So be brave enough to let go of those who keep weighing you down. Unknown

One of the hardest things to do in life is to let go of what you thought was real and see how for it really was. Unknown

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

I can choose to let it define me, confine me, refine me, outshine me – or I can choose to move on and leave them behind me. Unknown

One thing I’ve learned is that you can’t move on alone. You need someone to show you that behind all the clouds, the sun is still shining. Unknown

Maybe it’s not always about fixing something that’s broken. Maybe it’s about starting over and creating something better. Unknown

Sometimes it’s not about moving on, it’s just taking a break from everything, and concentrating on yourself, because at the end; who’s there? YOU. Unknown

You’re not supposed to look back, you’re supposed to keep going. Unknown





There are things in life we don’t want to happen, but have to accept; things we don’t want to know, but have to learn, and people we can’t live without, but have to let go. Unknown

The greatest healing therapy is friendship and love. Hubert H. Humphrey

It’s time to say goodbye, but I think goodbyes are sad and I’d much rather say hello. Hello to a new adventure. Ernie Harwell

Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have – life itself. Walter Anderson

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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

Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end. Seneca

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You can’t force yourself to stop liking someone, but you can tell yourself that you deserve better and try to move on. Unknown

When you finally move on from the past, you are freeing up your future for something better to come along. Unknown

You’re not really moving on when you jump from someone who broke your heart to a new replacement. Moving on is self reflection and being strong enough to stand on your own. Unknown

Maybe a happy ending doesn’t include a guy; maybe it’s you, on your own, picking up the pieces and starting over. Freeing up yourself to be something better in the future. Maybe the happy ending is just moving on. Unknown

It’s not hard to move on, it’s just hard to leave behind what you’re not suppose to bring along. Unknown

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You build on failure. You use it as a stepping stone. Close the door on the past. You don’t try to forget the mistakes, but you don’t dwell on it. You don’t let it have any of your energy, or any of your time, or any of your space. Johnny Cash

I think it’s important to have closure in any relationship that ends – from a romantic relationship to a friendship. You should always have a sense of clarity at the end and know why it began and why it ended. You need that in your life to move cleanly into your next phase. Jennifer Aniston

There’s hell in hello and there’s good in goodbye. That’s why you shouldn’t be afraid of goodbye but careful with the hello. Unknown

If they don’t chase you when you walk away…keep walking. Unknown

The hardest part about going forward is not looking back. Unknown

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I have more of a desire to write songs about being an independent woman than being in love, songs about getting up and moving on even if I have a broken heart. Kat Graham

All of the sports have a safety net, but boxing is the only sport that has none. So when the fighter is through, he is through. While he was fighting his management was very excited for him, but now that he is done, that management team is moving on. Gerry Cooney

I think you have to pay for love with bitter tears. Edith Piaf

But you know, if you live an affluent lifestyle, there are all types of trappings that are there that you have to be cognizant of, and you’ve got to try and communicate freely and gain understanding about and then keep moving on, because you know, sometimes lifestyles are chosen for us as opposed to us choosing them. Julius Erving

We are healed from suffering only by experiencing it to the full. Marcel Proust

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There is a difference between ‘giving up’ and ‘moving on’. Unknown

Sometimes you just gotta let sh-t go and say ‘to hell with it’ and move on. Eminem

You can’t lose something you never had. You can keep what’s not yours. You can’t hold on to something that doesn’t want to stay. Unknown

Six letters, two words, easy to say, hard to explain, harder to do: Move On. Unknown

Blessed are the hearts that can bend; they shall never be broken. Albert Camus

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The willow which bends to the tempest, often escapes better than the oak which resists it; and so in great calamities, it sometimes happens that light and frivolous spirits recover their elasticity and presence of mind sooner than those of a loftier character. Albert Schweitzer

I think hearts are very much like glasses. If they do not break with the first ring, they usually last a considerable time. Letitia Elizabeth Landon

The moving finger writes, and having written moves on. Nor all thy piety nor all thy wit, can cancel half a line of it. Omar Khayyam

Part of the healing process is sharing with other people who care. Jerry Cantrell

Part of growing up is just taking what you learn from that and moving on and not taking it to heart. Beverley Mitchell

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Grief is in two parts. The first is loss. The second is the remaking of life. Anne Roiphe

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

If you carry joy in your heart, you can heal any moment. Carlos Santana

Love one another and help others to rise to the higher levels, simply by pouring out love. Love is infectious and the greatest healing energy. Sai Baba

Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory. Instead, forgiving what we cannot forget creates a new way to remember. We change the memory of our past into a hope for our future. Lewis B. Smedes

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

Forget the past – the future will give you plenty to worry about. George Allen, Sr.

The goal of spiritual practice is full recovery, and the only thing you need to recover from is a fractured sense of self. Marianne Williamson



I’ve been heartbroken. I’ve broken hearts. That’s part of life, and its part of figuring out who you are so you can find the right partner. Heidi Klum

Healing takes courage, and we all have courage, even if we have to dig a little to find it. Tori Amos

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I think a spiritual journey is not so much a journey of discovery. It’s a journey of recovery. It’s a journey of uncovering your own inner nature. It’s already there. Billy Corgan

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

I think faith is incredibly important because you will become overwhelmed with what’s happening and you will have waves of grief, but when you turn to your faith, I believe God will give you waves of grace to get through it. Joel Osteen

Tears shed for self are tears of weakness, but tears shed for others are a sign of strength. Billy Graham

So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good. Helen Keller

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What surrounds us we endure better for giving it a name – and moving on. Emile M. Cioran

Everywhere across whatever sorrows of which our life is woven, some radiant joy will gaily flash past. Nikolai Gogol

I can still love an ex as a person, regardless if the breakup was bad. I would never wish anything negative on them. It takes more energy to hate them than to wish them well. Ashley Greene

Feeling sorry for ourselves is the most useless waste of energy on the planet. It does absolutely no good. We can’t let our circumstances or what others do or don’t do control us. We can decide to be happy regardless. Joyce Meyer

Life goes on, and I’m moving on to the next thing, but I hope the soaps that are still running will thrive. They have millions of loyal viewers. Susan Lucci

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

The world is a crazy, beautiful, ugly complicated place, and it keeps moving on from crisis to strangeness to beauty to weirdness to tragedy. The caravan keeps moving on, and the job of the longform writer or filmmaker or radio broadcaster is to stop – is to pause – and when the caravan goes away, that’s when this stuff comes. David Remnick

I like to edit my sentences as I write them. I rearrange a sentence many times before moving on to the next one. For me, that editing process feels like a form of play, like a puzzle that needs solving, and it’s one of the most satisfying parts of writing. Karen Thompson Walker

I can tell you one thing, Iran is closer to developing nuclear weapons today than it was a week ago, or a month ago or a year ago. It’s just moving on with its efforts. Benjamin Netanyahu

I can enjoy anywhere, and I can leave it. Life is about moving on. Waris Dirie

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I can relate to having those people in your life that you feel are moving on to this great, big, normal life and you’re like, ‘What’s wrong with me?’ Kristen Wiig

As far as friendships go, things change even without the fame. People start moving on. I have a few friends that are married and are starting to have kids and I’m like, ‘Oh my goodness gracious – that’s so insane.’ I also have friends who are just doing their own thing, which is cool. Jordin Sparks

Many of us are experiencing a phase of change, shedding outdated patterns and liberating ourselves from the old by moving on to the new. The year 2012 is an important one for mankind, a pivotal year. The potential for this exists in the mere fact that the majority of us are yearning for change. Shari Arison

My breakthrough was when I began to write during my commute, at first taking notes on my Palm Pilot, and then moving on to writing full prose on the tiny QWERTY keyboard of my iPaq smartphone. I got so fast that I was averaging 400 words during the 35 minutes or so I spent on the subway each way, or 800 words round trip. Peter V. Brett

The day a character becomes predictable is the day a writer should think about moving on – because the reader certainly will. Mark Billingham

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Some women feel the best cure for a broken heart is a new beau. Gene Tierney

I started life washing cars in Canada before moving on to selling life insurance and vacuum cleaners. Later, I went through a programme by Dr. Norman Vincent Peale, which literally changed my life. It was the turning point. Shiv Khera

Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all human affairs into account you will find that some comfort is to be derived from them. Saint Basil

Any time you end a relationship, and everyone has ended plenty in their life, it’s always a tough thing and hard to get over. Adam Brody

Getting over someone is a grieving process. You mourn the loss of the relationship, and that’s only expedited by ‘Out of sight, out of mind.’ But when you walk outside and see them on a billboard or on TV or on the cover of a magazine, it reopens the wound. It’s a high-class problem, but it’s real. Hank Azaria

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I will be really happy once I have done my jail time. I can start fresh. Nicole Richie

The all-seeing eye of God beheld our deplorable state; infinite pity touched the heart of the Father of mercies; and infinite wisdom laid the plan of our recovery. David Brainerd

Take those chances and you can achieve greatness, whereas if you go conservative, you’ll never know. I truly believe what doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. Even if you fail, learning and moving on is sometimes the best thing. Danica Patrick

The Real is ever-present, like the screen on which the cinematographic pictures move. While the picture appears on it, the screen remains invisible. Stop the picture, and the screen will become clear. All thoughts and events are merely pictures moving on the screen of Pure Consciousness, which alone is real. Ramana Maharshi

Kubrick’s vision seemed to be that humans are doomed, whereas Clarke’s is that humans are moving on to a better stage of evolution. Marvin Minsky

If it were the Clinton people, they’d be sitting around figuring out how to pull themselves out. Instead the president is continuing to go around the country and peddling Social Security, which the needle is not moving on. Gwen Ifill

I think that the main thing that you can learn from watching ‘The Spectacular Now’ is just learning about growing up and moving on. Kaitlyn Dever

Someone once told me I’m a sore winner, and they’re right. I rarely take more than a moment to enjoy a success before I’m moving on and looking for the next challenge. Eli Broad

I tried to go to Kosovo to establish a statue to commemorate those who died during the wars, and to discuss moving on, so we could move into a new era. But I was banned from there. Ivica Dacic

Falling out of love is chiefly a matter of forgetting how charming someone is. Iris Murdoch

Like anyone who goes to college, you’re leaving a familiar surrounding and a comfortable environment and your friends and everything, and you’re starting fresh. It can be pretty daunting. Jason Biggs

There’s always something to suggest that you’ll never be who you wanted to be. Your choice is to take it or keep on moving. Phylicia Rashad

I kind of came to the conclusion after I did finally get married that love and relationships are just a series of horrific losses with hopefully one win. Justin Halpern