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One of my biggest pet peeves is that people stay stuck in their pasts.  This is completely different than learning and growing from your past.  Instead, these are the people who resist change that naturally occurs with life and let it suffocate them like quicksand.  They are incapable of moving forward.

I'm not saying I'm not guilty of letting things from my past stick to me.  In fact I'm very nostalgic and usually can be found analyzing things like "how'd that happen?" However, I know better than to be like this all of the time after seeing the damage it can do.  Plus, I love the amazing feeling of new things happening.  It gives you drive and things moving forward have always had a way of working out for the better even though at the time the future picture is blurry.  You have to enjoy the ride and how fast it goes.

Anyways, what spurred this little post was this image I found last week on Pinterest.  I can always count on DD and MM to give me meaningful quotes.


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