60+ Best Burning Bridges Quotes: Exclusive Selection

Inspirational burning bridges quotes will challenge the way you think, and help guide you through any life experience.

Famous Burning Bridges Quotes

Sometimes the bridges you burn light the way out of your darkness, but the memory of the blaze will be burned into your heart and mind forever. – Shannon L. Alder

Stop telling me not to burn bridges. Some bridges are meant to be burnt, some roads are never meant to be traveled again. – Steve Maraboli

May the bridges I burn light the way.

They burned the bridge, then ask why I don’t visit.

The hardest thing in life to learn is which bridge to cross and which to burn. – David Russell

Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge. – Don Henley

It makes no difference if I burn my bridges behind me. I never retreat. – Fiorello LaGuardia

Bridges are meant for burning, when the people and memories they join aren’t the same. – Jim Croce

Burning a bridge takes too long. I prefer explosives.

The only way you can write is by the light of the bridges burning behind you. – Richard Peck

Sometimes you get the best light from a burning bridge. – Don Henley

Mend fences, build bridges, forgive trespasses, grieve losses and let toxic grudges go. Then move on. -Unicahija Tamano.

Don’t burn bridges. You’ll be surprised how many times you have to cross the same river. – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

When one burns one’s bridges, what a very nice fire it makes. – Dylan Thomas

You don’t have to worry about burning bridges, if you’re building your own. – Kerry E Wagner

Bridges are meant for burning, when the people and memories they join aren’t the same. – Jim Croce

You know the hardest thing to do in hollywood is burn bridges. There is usually some sucker who still likes me. There is usually some sucker who will still work with me. – Terry Gilliam

We should think seriously before we slam doors, before we burn bridges, before we saw off the limb on which we find ourselves sitting. – Richard L. Evans

I demolish my bridges behind me – then there is no choice but forward. – Fridtjof Nansen

I’m not a wilting flower. I’m honest, so I pick a lot of fights. I’ve burned a lot of bridges. – Scott Thompson

Burning bridges behind you is understandable. It’s the bridges before us that we burn, not realizing we may need to cross, that brings regret. – Anthony Liccione

My land is bare of chattering folk; the clouds are low along the ridges, and sweet’s the air with curly smoke from all my burning bridges. – Dorothy Parker

Don’t burn bridges. You’ll be surprised how many times you have to cross the same river. – Unknown

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

You don’t want to burn bridges or make people angry. Building a career is all about creating relationships. – Ricki Frankel

My land is bare of chattering folk; / the clouds are low along the ridges, / and sweet’s the air with curly smoke / from all my burning bridges. – Dorothy Parker

Stop telling me not to burn bridges. Some bridges are meant to be burned; some roads are never meant to be traveled again. – Dr. Steve Maraboli

When you follow Christ, it must be a total burning of all your bridges behind you. – Billy Graham

You don’t have to worry about burning bridges, if you’re building your own. – Kerry E Wagner

Never burn bridges. Today’s junior jerk, tomorrow’s senior partner. – Sigourney Weaver

Sometimes burning bridges isn’t a bad thing. It prevents you from going back to a place you should never have been to begin with… – Unknown

I wish someone had told me about ‘burning bridges.’ I have “burned” loads of “bridges” in my life and I just had to move forward – Natalie Bandlow

With every bridge that burns a new path is opened for the way your destiny is to be shaped. If you believe in destiny then you must believe that the bridge was burned so you can find a new way to go to find the destiny that you were meet to follow. – Terry Perkins

Burning a bridge, for example, does not just impact the situation at hand. It can Impact opportunities you may never be aware of. – Valorie Burton

We should think seriously before we slam doors, before we burn bridges, before we saw off the limb on which we find ourselves sitting. – Richard L. Evans

Inspirational Burning Bridges Quotes

Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy. – Robert Tew

I don’t believe in burning bridges. I will never forget the dying words of my pious and saintly great-grandfather. – Dating Secrets of the Ten Commandments

I’m grateful for every scar, some pages turned, some bridges burned, but there were lessons learned – Carrie Underwood

Unless you work in demolition, don’t burn bridges. – Harvey Mackay

When you follow Christ, it must be a total burning of all your bridges behind you. – Billy Graham

We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us, with nothing to show for our progress except a memory of the smell of smoke, and a presumption that once our eyes watered. – Tom Stoppard

A bridge serves a link, mean of access to a place because a gap has been created. – Femi Olorunnisola

Most people say never burn your bridges. I say if your bridges damage and cannot be repaired, may the bridges I burn light my way! – Unknown

Never burn your bridges till you come to them. – Clayton Rawson

Burning one’s bridges is never a good thing, – Katherine Hall Page

Make sure you completely burn the bridges you want to burn or you’ll be tempted to turn around and go back to your mistakes. – Unknown

Great men burn bridges before they come to them – e. e. cummings

The bridge you burn today may be the one you have to cross tomorrow. – Anonymous

You know the hardest thing to do in Hollywood is burn bridges. There is usually some sucker who still likes me. There is usually some sucker who will still work with me. – Terry Gilliam

The only bad thing about burning your bridges behind you is that the world is round. – Unknown

Many of us are guilty of burning our bridges before we cross them. – John H. Hayes

People burn their bridges until they realize they’re stranded… and then it’s too late. – Unknown

I never wanted to set the world on fire. So I never had to burn any bridges behind me. – Dinah Shore

Any bridge to the past that refuses to burn just gives the enemy an invitation and an entry point back into your life. – Femi Olorunnisola

Respect yourself enough to walk away from anything that no longer serves you, grows you, or makes you happy. – Robert Tew

Sometimes you just have to turn around, give a little smile, throw the match, and burn that bridge. – Unknown

If the bridge to your past is burned behind you, then you have no choice but to travel the path into a successful future. – John Di Lemme

The bridge you burn today may be the one you have to cross tomorrow. – Unknown

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

My father used to tell me, “never burn your bridges,” all of the time, but I never understood it until I burned a bridge. – Eric Stanberry Jr.

Don’t dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer. – Denis Waitley

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