Moving Forward Quotes

Here, we’ve compiled a list of the best Moving Forward Quotes from famous authors such as Joe Bonamassa, RuPaul, Michelle Phan, Octavia Spencer, Monty Williams. Let’s look at these pieces of wisdom. We definitely have something to learn from them!

If I feel like things are getting into a routine, I want them to be different. I need to keep improving and keep moving forward.
Joe Bonamassa
I think our culture is moving forward – slowly. And also, as we move forward, we’re witnessing some of the old stalwarts rejecting that forward motion.
Whatever happens, I’ll just keep moving forward. Like an avalanche.
Michelle Phan
You just keep moving forward and doing what you do and hope that it resonates with people. And if it doesn’t, you just keep moving on until you find a project that does.
Octavia Spencer
It’s just life. You have to be able to get up, face your flaws, and just, whatever it is, a step, an inch, you just got to keep moving forward.
Monty Williams
There is no standing still because time is moving forward.
Greg Lake
Probably the most important thing in terms of just trying to navigate and moving forward into adulthood is staying busy.
Zelda Williams
My style is to stay on the offensive: to take risks, to recover very fast when you make a mistake, but to keep moving forward.
Newt Gingrich
I have worked very hard on being aware of my childhood but moving forward and not letting it bring me down emotionally. That is a hard thing – especially when you have children of your own and you remember what happened to you at that age.
Samantha Morton
The blame for election interference belongs to the criminals who committed election interference. We need to work together to hold the perpetrators accountable, and keep moving forward to preserve our values, protect against future interference, and defend America.
Rod Rosenstein
The past 6 and a half years have been the most amazing years of my life. It’s sad it has come to an end but Avril and I are still family and moving forward in the most positive way possible.
Deryck Whibley
I am able to get up and dust myself off and keep moving forward. I’m very stubborn.
Rita Moreno
It’s always relevant – moving forward into the future and finding out who you are. I think those themes never get stale.
Joshua Henry
I will keep America moving forward, always forward, for a better America, for an endless enduring dream and a thousand Points of Light. This is my mission, and I will complete it.
George H. W. Bush
I’m moving forward and getting new fans at every show.
Jon Pardi
I want to live my life moving forward with integrity and pride.
Dan Amboyer
I was getting a little bored with my hair. It’s kind of a symbolic thing, just getting rid of the past, moving forward. It’s amazing what a reaction you get when you cut your hair.
Pamela Anderson
It ain’t about going backwards. It’s about moving forward.
Jay Rock
Food is ever-changing and ever moving forward and getting more and more complex.
Alex Guarnaschelli
There’s some real dark days where you just feel like the story is falling apart in every one. Just keep moving forward, even when you are bluffing, even when you don’t quite know what is going to happen next.
Dan Scanlon
Baby steps count, too, as long as you’re moving forward.
Chris Gardner
Everything for me is either a learn or a win. I just keep moving forward, and that’s about it, honestly.
Pat McAfee
Obviously, I never want to make the same record twice. I want to keep moving forward. That’s the real challenge, I think.
Washed Out
There’s no time for regrets. You’ve just got to keep moving forward.
Mike McCready
I think what’s been lacking from our discussion for a long time is really that other part of what a Budget chair does, which is set the priorities for this country in terms of making sure we invest in the right places, in education, in job training, and to make sure we do a balanced approach moving forward.
Patty Murray
Many people who have insurance can’t even use it because they have $10,000 or higher deductibles. This is something families are facing all across the nation. They’ve asked for relief; this was front and center on President Trump’s agenda and our agenda in Congress, and we’re moving forward on it.
Steve Scalise
People so far have been very fond of the Robert Altman movie, as I am, and when one things goes well it shines light on your other projects and now I seem to have a number of projects that are moving forward.
Bob Balaban
The biggest sacrifice to me is to not be in an atmosphere where I can keep writing and moving forward.
Trey Anastasio
Songs, and songwriting keeps me inspired, moving forward.
John Waite
I’m always going to be around the game of basketball. I plan to keep my options open as a player moving forward, but that’s not coaching. Maybe front office work, working with teams and spreading the game, maybe teaching the game to young people, that’s something that’s a very big passion.
Chris Bosh
Sometimes I get insecure about being a real director because I look at the great directors, and they have such command. But maybe that keeps me critical of myself. Maybe it keeps me moving forward.
Ben Affleck
Forgiveness is a way of opening up the doors again and moving forward, whether it’s a personal life or a national life.
Hillary Clinton
All I can do is keep moving forward.
James L. Dolan
Any time you make a change, and a major change, as you try to establish something, there’s a lot of question marks there on what’s going to happen moving forward.
Kurt Warner
As a melody instrument player, it’s all about getting from one note to the next, and those intervals and how you navigate your way through these vertical structures of chords. You realize that everything’s moving forward, and it’s all linear.
David Sanborn
I admire anyone who takes risks, especially in a creative sense, and who doesn’t play it safe. Those are the people who keep things moving forward.
Phoebe Fox
We’re not going to let some unelected bureaucrats in Washington stop us from moving forward with our agenda, but at the end of the day, CBO is not the Holy Grail.
Steve Scalise
You are always a student, never a master. You have to keep moving forward.
Conrad Hall
I believe that people make mistakes, but I also believe that you bounce back from those and I’m just moving forward.
Jameis Winston
The team is very enthusiastic – everyone is trying hard to do their best, and everyone is putting a lot of effort in to moving forward and getting the right results and it’s a very good, close-knit team.
David Leslie
The only person that ever stumbles is a guy moving forward. You don’t stumble backwards; you stumble forward, and you never stumble when you’re stationary. So don’t worry about stumbling. Keep pushing it forward.
James Carville
We will accept any help we can as we attempt to keep moving forward to become a better team.
Adama Traore
We are organized, we are moving forward, and the Clinton machine may not like it, but we’re prepared for the fight.
Paul Manafort
We know that, when it comes to technology and the economy, if you’re not constantly moving forward, then – without a doubt – you’re moving backwards.
Bill Owens
I am fighting for those middle-class families who want us to deal with our debt and deficit, but they also want the investments that are critical to our country moving forward.
Patty Murray
Big wins in the first Test of an Ashes series polarise everything moving forward.
Glenn McGrath
A lot of emotional stress that people go through, some people figure out a way to handle it. They have a strong enough support system to keep going and keep moving forward. And some people, they feel like they don’t have that outlet.
Terrell Owens
In the 1980s, we were advised, why don’t you follow Reaganomics or Thatcherite economics. We said, yes, there are good points, let’s see how we can fit them in the Indian economy. Every country has its own way of moving forward.
Pranab Mukherjee
I thought as a young coach, there were times when my head coach might have prohibited me from moving forward. I always said if I am ever in that position, I’ll do anything I can to make our guys move forward.
Bret Bielema
My trust in a higher power that wants me to survive and have love in my life, is what keeps me moving forward.
Kenny Loggins
That’s kind of the nature of being in a progressive band – always trying new things, moving forward.
John Petrucci
I don’t think there’s a particular technology that will set the trajectory for us moving forward. We don’t want to be one of the companies that say AI is the next big thing, let’s go build an AI application for Robinhood. That might not work. It might be awkward.
Baiju Bhatt
We talk nonstop about what needs to be changed, and everyone has excuses for why the changes can’t happen. I believe we must change our educational system first to get the changes moving forward. I’m happy to be a voice and get in front of an audience who can help by making education a priority.
Rick Harrison
My father is always with me. But moving forward and making my father more proud of me is very important. Taking care of my family, as my father did, is even more important.
Gennady Golovkin
At Liverpool and England, it’s about moving forward and going in the right direction, and you don’t want to be left behind by any means.
Jordan Henderson
I’ve added to my abilities since moving to Bournemouth. You are always having to re-learn how to be a centre-forward as the game is moving forward.
Glenn Murray
When you are injured you have to keep a positive mindset and keep moving forward.
Danny Ings
Under Armour is not about the Left or the Right. It’s about moving forward together.
David Droga
The next generation has always been and will be better than the previous one. If it is not, then the world would not be moving forward.
Kapil Dev
A great director is someone who makes you feel like you’re moving forward.
Fred Willard
We seriously have to question the motivation of those people referred to as climate change sceptics, who are denying the evidence of human-caused climate change and preventing us from moving forward by spreading disinformation and supporting unchecked carbon pollution.
Kofi Annan
Everything has to keep moving forward in ‘Endeavour.’ Otherwise, it will stagnate.
Shaun Evans
As long as I win and keep moving forward, I make a statement every time I win.
Anthony Johnson
President Obama has a good sense not just of the economic requisites for financial crisis firefighting but also how you build political support for moving forward on reforming the financial system, making sure that the banks are carrying enough capital.
Lael Brainard
I find that the best way to do things is to constantly move forward and to never doubt anything and keep moving forward, if you make a mistake say you made a mistake.
John Frusciante
The goal is to make sure everyone has got their lead pipes replaced, and I know that’s moving forward in the city of Flint. My job is to make sure that we have accountability and ensure we are getting the job done.
Gretchen Whitmer
There is trust in there being a Spirit who loves me and wants me to have love in my life. I trust in this higher power, it is what keeps me moving forward no matter what happens.
Kenny Loggins
Forward, always moving forward, from the time I can remember – a kid. I was short, and the big guys would take advantage; I had to turn myself into a body puncher. By that time I was in reform school, they’d have a boxing match every week; they’d bring guys in from outside to fight me.
Jake LaMotta
Making films can be very lonely, and that’s the part I don’t like. I don’t want to feel like I’m pressing ‘pause’ on my personal life to make a movie. I want to feel like I’m still creating relationships and things are moving forward.
Jessica Chastain
From opposing unfair trade deals to fighting for a fair financial system, Hillary Clinton has shown she puts working families first. She knows as president that her first job will be creating jobs for the middle class. I am proud to endorse her today because I know she will keep Ohio moving forward.
Sherrod Brown
In a first draft, I concentrate on moving forward and trying not to panic.
Kate DiCamillo
I do always look back and feel faintly embarrassed by anything I’ve done in the past. I think that’s not a terrible thing, because if you don’t do that, how are you growing and moving forward?
Derren Brown
I think movies moving forward are going to become long-form storytelling.
Joe Russo
In the next four years, President Bush will continue to keep America safe, our enemies on the run, and our economic progress moving forward. Texas is the home of our President, and we will make sure that is true for another four years.
Henry Bonilla
The longer we keep looking back in the rearview mirror, it takes away from everything that’s moving forward.
Dan Quinn
It’s not anti-Catholic to question, nor is it anti-Catholic to be honest about the previous shortcomings of the church, because that is the only way we can ensure its strength and dignity moving forward. It is, however, very Catholic to forgive each other and to never stop loving each other.
Donna Brazile
We have been talking with leaders: Change is coming; you can no longer have a closed regime with an open society – satellites, social media, the Internet – you have this kind, this kind of society moving forward, and you are running this closed regime; this is not sustainable. This cannot continue.
Ali Babacan
America is moving forward and gaining strength. We have been tested, and we have proven ourselves to be a tough, resilient and resourceful nation.
Bill Frist
Whenever you need something from someone else before you can move forward, it’s a dependency. We believe dependencies slow people down. We want people to be more independent, because that will keep them moving forward.
Jason Fried
Life is about how much you can take and keep fighting, how much you can suffer and keep moving forward.
Anderson Silva
As much horror as we have always created, we are a species that keeps moving forward, seeing new sights in new ways, and enjoying the journey.
Martha Beck
Moving forward, I don’t really know what I want to do. There is an opportunity within the media for me, but I would like to give back to football in some way if I’m able to help.
Karen Carney
I knew Kobe pretty well and he was a guy that was always moving forward.
Diana Taurasi
In Cleveland there is legislation moving forward to ban people from wearing pants that fit too low. However, there is lots of opposition from the plumber’ union.
Conan O’Brien
Government spending is being restrained, the economy is making progress and moving forward, and the pro-growth, tax cutting policies put in place have allowed businesses to grow, which has brought in additional tax revenue to help pay off the debt.
Bill Shuster
You can tell when something’s not moving forward anymore. When the doubts you have about it don’t go away.
Jeffrey Eugenides
I want to live my life moving forward with integrity and pride.
Dan Amboyer
Designing a station with artificial gravity would undoubtedly be a daunting task. Space agencies would have to re-examine many reliable technologies under the light of the new forces these tools would have to endure. Space flight would have to take several steps back before moving forward again.
Andy Weir
I’m moving forward to do the best.
Pablo Sandoval
I think it’s important to keep moving forward so that the soul can grow.
Gauri Khan
My writing is progressing slowly, but at least it’s moving forward. I’m sure that’s the case. The only problem is that I’m never absolutely certain that what I’ve written is any good.
Mikhail Bulgakov
Growing up, I think I always had a sense of art: a sense that there was poetry in the world. I didn’t know where I was going to find it. I didn’t know where I was going to fit in, that was for sure. But I kept moving forward. There wasn’t a future in anything other than movement.
Lance Henriksen
I’m all in on the Los Angeles Clippers. We’re moving forward. We’ve got to work to be the best we can be to take advantage of all the assets in the community.
Steve Ballmer
What’s crucial is to never get stuck. Making hard decisions is such an important part of being a startup in order to keep moving forward.
Payal Kadakia
There is no question we need an energy policy overhaul in America. A key part of that overhaul must include moving forward aggressively with expanding nuclear energy as a renewable energy source. Storing nuclear waste is an important piece of that effort.
Erik Paulsen
I think every step you take moving forward, and any type of success you have, you just want to cherish it for a second before you move on.
Jason McCourty
I’ve found that sitting around and obsessing about projects moving forward, when there’s actually nothing I can do about it, at a certain point, is really counter-productive.
Danny Strong
When you see an article it always has ‘disgraced NBA referee.’ It’s embarrassing and it’s never going to be okay. Unfortunately, I have to move forward and just make things different moving forward.
Tim Donaghy
It’s exciting setting goals and moving forward with them.
Amber Frey
Most of us grew up with video games in the household, either the original Nintendo in the living room or hoarding quarters for that trip to the arcade. And as time moves on, that line of nostalgia will keep moving forward where ‘Frogger’ gets replaced with ‘Street Fighter 2’ or ‘Resident Evil 4.’
Rob Manuel
How can we let students go to school everyday in an environment where they’re afraid to be verbally or physically bullied? We are better than this, which is why we need to keep moving forward.
John Fetterman
I don’t think there’s been many chances for people to see a black, gay, pop experience and that’s what I want to have with my shows moving forward.
Life doesn’t always end up where you want it to go; you have to be an optimist and keep moving forward.
Tinsley Mortimer
I wanna look forward; I wanna keep moving forward.
Vinnie Paul
There is maybe a danger of dwelling on the past, but I think that’s far less dangerous than moving forward without learning and not being able to find joy in happy memories and things like that.
Mura Masa
For the most part, if you’re willing to work hard enough, you can recover from most injuries. Having that mentality really helps you keep moving forward.
Mike Schultz
If just the presence of Tidal causes other companies to have better pay structure or to pay more attention to it moving forward, then we’ve been successful in one way. So we don’t really view them as competitors. As the tide rises, all the boats rise.
From an early age I was told that I was expected to do more than continue to run a small business. Education was important and seen as a way of moving forward.
John Pople
The most important thing any broken individual can do is keep their chin up and keep moving forward.
Matt Hardy
I am pretty embroiled in moving on and moving forward with music.
Andy Summers
It’s a long road, so we are just trying to stay focused and grounded and keep moving forward. I’ll take it, though.
Sturgill Simpson
I fear that my mind would starve and that I might find myself in danger if I had no visual information, that it’s chiefly the light, the shapes, the spaces, the colors that I see that compel me to keep moving forward in life and that keep me safe.
Rosemary Mahoney
College was a very necessary step along the way to my professional career. As I look back, I realize how much of an eye opener it was for me in terms of moving forward and developing as a basketball player.
Scottie Pippen
I made a choice before I lost my legs that I was going to live the best life possible and that I wasn’t going to let this slow me down – and that choice has kept me moving forward.
Amy Purdy
My past is just that, my past. I try to not think about it and only keep moving forward.
Tess Holliday
When one takes action for others, one’s own suffering is transformed into the energy that can keep one moving forward; a light of hope illuminating a new tomorrow for oneself and others is kindled.
Daisaku Ikeda
I want to help transgender individuals who might be struggling realize that they have to love themselves and stay true to who they are because if they keep moving forward, and keep a positive attitude, then things will get better.
Jazz Jennings
Looking back isn’t going to help you. Moving forward is the thing you have to do.
McKayla Maroney
You can’t dwell on the past and be down on yourself because you lost. You have to take the positive away from it and see how you can improve yourself moving forward.
Cain Velasquez
Georgians have made their decision, and now it’s my job to keep our state moving forward.
Brian Kemp
Our national security is at risk when we rely on foreign oil to keep our economy moving forward.
Bill Shuster
I’ve always been taught that life is a series of chapters, and it’s all about moving forward and not carrying around baggage.
Alesha Dixon
When I came to Stoke, I expected them to be moving forward, every year getting better, but it’s not been like this.
Xherdan Shaqiri
I just want to keep winning and moving forward.
Travis Browne
I never wanted to go back and relive the glory days; I just want to keep moving forward. That’s what I took from punk. Keep going. Don’t look back.
Paul Simonon
We are a Commonwealth that believes in moving forward, not being tied down by the mistakes of our past.
Ralph Northam
Moving forward, the most successful people in the entertainment industry will be 50 percent social and 50 percent traditional, so working with Disney and being super traditional, it brought a whole different audience to me.
Jake Paul
A lot of things are going to happen that you can’t necessarily control all the time, but you can control what you do after it happens. So that’s what I try to do, keep my head up, keep moving forward, stay positive and just work hard.
Lonzo Ball
It is our duty and our privilege to keep America moving forward.
Bill Frist
Any psychologist will tell you that healing comes from honest confrontation with our injury or with our past. Whatever that thing is that has hurt us or traumatized us, until we face it head on, we will have issues moving forward in a healthy way.
Nate Parker
I think the only way for you to grow and evolve is to keep listening, keep moving forward, keep jumping in and trying to experience.
Dianne Reeves
With each step I take, I see that my ability to perform gets a little better. So until it starts getting worse, I’m going to keep moving forward.
Rivers Cuomo
Everything happens just like it’s supposed to happen; you’ve just got to roll with it and keep moving forward.
Joseph Benavidez
That’s the cool part about it is AEW is a very open company to moving forward and changing wrestling as a whole.
Lance Archer
Try to write at least 500 words a day. You may ditch 499 of them tomorrow, but you will still be moving forward.
Jojo Moyes
As long as you’re moving forward whether it be one step or ten feet man, you got to keep going.
Josh Barnett
I took the initiative in moving forward a whole range of initiatives that have proven to be important to our country’s economic growth, environmental protection, improvements in our educational system.
Al Gore
Every start is an opportunity to get better and to learn how your body is feeling and what you need to do moving forward. It’s been an evolution throughout the year.
Gerrit Cole
‘The Newton Boys’ was the one time I’ve made a film with really active characters who weren’t at all self-reflexive and just plowed through their lives. There’s a part of everyone that’s like that. We have a biological imperative to keep living, keep moving forward… We have no choice.
Richard Linklater
Obviously, I have a lot of memories here… but at the same time I’m going to put all my energies into moving forward and doing my best for the Thrashers.
Peter Bondra
I honestly do think that it is critical that we are continuously breaking records, because that represents us moving forward in exploration.
Peggy Whitson
To me, I will be a stronger person if I’m moving forward, doing the work I want, and continue to drive: force the purpose that I want to create versus doing what other people think I should be doing, which is never a way to live.
Payal Kadakia
As far as me, I’m just looking forward to the future. There’s a lot of people that look to the past. I’ve learned from the past, absolutely. I know my past absolutely. I’m not discrediting or… ignoring my past in any way, but my focus has always been moving forward, moving forward into the future.
Lance Archer
You have to come to your closed doors before you get to your open doors… What if you knew you had to go through 32 closed doors before you got to your open door? Well, then you’d come to closed door number eight and you’d think, ‘Great, I got another one out of the way’… Keep moving forward.
Joel Osteen
It takes a lot of courage to stay in power, but I am pledging to you to have the courage to continue moving forward.
Jovenel Moise
At this point, I’m just grinding through it, trying to establish strikes in the zone with my pitches, using some information the opposition gives me, and kind of moving forward in that regard.
Jake Arrieta
It is the Democrats who get the economic engine of this economy moving forward again.
Terry McAuliffe
But a lot of the old fans are listening to a lot of the younger music. So I gotta keep moving forward, and they’ll move forward too.
Moving forward at 160 pounds, I feel like this where I should have been the whole time.
Jermall Charlo
I certainly can’t complain. I work six days a week, if not seven, and eighteen hours out of twenty-four – fortunately, with a great deal of pleasure. Why? Because I only do something if I want to do it; I need to feel a desire, to find pleasure in moving forward, creating, moving, inventing.
Alber Elbaz
I thought about giving up the sport, but I have a lot of good people around me: my wife, Nina, my family. Everybody keeps helping me to be positive and moving forward.
Amanda Nunes
I dream of doing something where people are like: ‘That’s different, but it’s still something I can relate to,’ because that’s the way of moving forward.
I’m 15 and everything I’m doing right now is really exciting to me, so, actually, whatever I’m into at the moment, I’m somehow able to stay very focused on. I just keep moving forward.
Aidan Gallagher
If you look at a lot of the songs I’ve been involved in, there’s always been this retro vibe. I started getting worried that I wasn’t moving forward very much, nor was I even in tune with the music today. I almost scoffed at it.
Nate Ruess
My attitude has always been, if you fall flat on your face, at least you’re moving forward. All you have to do is get back up and try again.
Richard Branson