Burning Bridges Quotes and Sayings

I know you must have heard the saying that goes thus: “Don’t burn the bridges behind you because you may need to take the path again.” This saying reveals the importance of having to reconnect with the past: people, groups, organisations, or companies. As a result, severing ties with the entities we come into contact with may reduce our chances of benefiting from our previous contacts.

On the other hand, sometimes you need to set some bridges ablaze and move ahead. You may want to toe this path because you are focused on your goals and heading toward your future. Your motivation may be your desire to scrap the past replete with unfortunate events, relieving your mind of the burdens.

In this list, I will give you two sides of the coin as regards the subject. You will find interesting quotes that will satisfy both sides. They will help you make balanced and well-informed decisions.

At this juncture, I present to you these burning bridges quotes and sayings that I have put together to help you and your loved ones address any situation you may find yourselves in as it concerns burning bridges.

Burning Bridges Quotes and Sayings

As you go through life, you will encounter varying events that will be sweet, bitter, or sour. When you get there, you will decide whether to burn the bridges behind you or not, pending when you might need them in the future.

1. Make sure you burn the bridges you don’t want, or you’ll be tempted to turn around and return to your mistakes.

2. You’ll know when it’s time to burn the bridge. When you’re no longer appreciated in the relationship, that’s a perfect time.

3. If they become abusive, you have to turn around, give a little smile, throw the match, and burn that bridge.

4. Burn the bridges that link you to people who treat you like your time doesn’t matter, your feelings are worthless, or your soul is replaceable.

5. With every bridge that burns, a new path is opened for the way your destiny is to be shaped. If you believe in destiny, you must believe that the bridge was burned so you can find a new way to find the destiny you were meant to follow.

6. Before you consider burning bridges, think about the good times you had with that special someone.

7. I choose to burn the bridges to my past. It gives me clarity for the future.

8. If the bridge to your past is burned behind you, you have no choice but to travel the path to a successful future.

9. You kept burning the bridges, and I kept trying hard to reach your arms, despite the fear of getting burnt.

10. Don’t be in haste to burn any bridges. Life is dicey.

11. I usually give people more chances than they deserve, but once I’m done, I’m done. It’s all about burning all the bridges in the way.

12. Stop telling me not to burn bridges. Some bridges are meant to be burned. Some roads are never meant to be travelled again.

13. I’m not a wilting flower. I’m honest, so I pick a lot of fights. I’ve burned a lot of bridges because I need my sanity.

14. I burn my bridges behind me. Then there is no choice but to move forward.

15. Sometimes, you must burn a few bridges to keep the crazies from following you.

16. Bridges are meant to burn when the people and memories they join aren’t the same.

17. Never burn a bridge unless you’re sure you’ll never travel that route again.

18. They say don’t burn bridges. You may have to cross them later. I say I don’t mind swimming if the bridge was messed up, to begin with.

19. Burn your bridges every 2 years. It’s called a “factory reset.”

20. I do not burn bridges. I loosen the bolts a little bit each day.

21. Be careful not to burn bridges; you may need to cross them again.

22. I burned bridges because I could make it on my own. I don’t need regression.

23. Burn the bridges that lead back to your old way of living.

24. Once the smoke from that burning bridge begins to settle, glance back. Take one good look at how far you’ve come, breathe fresh air, and be thankful you weren’t stuck there.

25. We cross our bridges when we come to them and burn them behind us so we don’t repeat the same mistakes.

26. Most people say, “Never burn your bridges. If your bridges are damaged and cannot be repaired, may the bridges burn my way!

27. Don’t just burn the bridges when you leave; blow them up.

28. It makes no difference if I burn my bridges behind me—I never retreat.

29. “Commitment” means burning all bridges behind you.

30. Burning bridges is what you must do to escape.

31. When you burn bridges connecting you with your heartbreaking past, you become free.

32. I don’t regret “burning my bridges”. I regret that some people weren’t on them while I was doing it.

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

34. I’ll rather burn my bridges behind me than retreat.

35. I don’t burn bridges. I just failed to maintain them and let them structurally degrade over time.

36. I won’t just burn bridges anymore; I’ll destroy portals between worlds. You are not allowed near me if all you carry is toxicity.

37. There are bridges that I must never burn. If not, I’ll have regrets for a very long time.

38. There’s no fall greater than one from a burnt bridge.

39. I’ve been burning bridges all day. Some people no longer fit into my life.

40. You don’t have to worry about burning bridges if you’re building your own.

41. I will burn all the bridges behind me and stake my entire future on my ability to get what I want.

42. Never burn a bridge. Just shut it down for renovations for a while.

43. If they don’t see your worth, you have to turn around, give a little smile, throw the match, and burn that bridge.

44. May the bridges I burn today give me a way into a better tomorrow.

45. Never burn your bridges before you cross them.

46. Building walls and burning bridges can save you from the enemy’s invasion.

47. Light a few candles and burn a few bridges. Not everyone deserves to be part of your journey.

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

49. You never know when a relationship will come in handy, so be cautious about burning bridges.

50. Sometimes, you need to burn bridges to stop yourself from crossing them again.

51. The bridges you have burned, the ties you have severed, and the drama you have left behind illuminate the path to freedom. Let go. Be free.

52. When I burn the bridges behind me, there is no choice but to move forward. No way back.

53. The only way you can write is by the light of the bridges burning behind you.

54. Find your fire, and do not be afraid to burn bridges that deserve to fall.”

55. Yes, burn your bridges. Stride into your future with enthusiasm.

56. Many of us are guilty of burning our bridges before we cross them.

57. Never, ever burn bridges. If it’s a faulty bridge, then close it off and let it fall on its own.

58. The bridge you burn today may be the one you must cross tomorrow.

59. Understand how to burn bridges. Especially if it paved the way to a sour yesterday.

60. Burning bridges may leave you stranded in life when you need people.

61. Burning bridges means that if you treat a person like they don’t matter to you, that person might decide not to help you in the future.

62. People burn their bridges until they realise they’re stranded… and then it’s too late.

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

64. You never know when a relationship will come in handy, so be cautious about burning bridges.

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

66. Dishonest hearts burn bridges. Don’t worry if they move forward with mistreating you. They have nothing to fall back on. They torched it all.

67. Burning bridges behind you is understandable. We burn the bridges before us, not realising we may need to cross them. That brings regret.

68. You know, the thing about burned bridges is that they can be rebuilt.

69. Never burn a bridge when you can put it up for repairs.

70. I never wanted to set the world on fire. So, I never had to burn any bridges behind me.

71. Decisions are like choosing between which bridge to cross and which bridge to burn.

72. Don’t burn bridges. Keep your integrity. If you don’t get along, keep your distance.

73. If you burn your bridges, you do something that makes it impossible to return from your position.

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

75. Be careful not to burn bridges; you may need to cross them again.

76. People who habitually burn bridges often wake up one morning wondering, “Where did everyone go?”

77. Be careful of the bridges you’re willing to burn when trying to get ahead. You’ll never know when you’ll need a friend again.

78. I never burn bridges. I crossed them. If you want to follow, come on, or catch up with me later. If not, your loss.

79. But I will never take away the option for you to fix the bridge you burned when you realise what you’re missing without me.

80. They burned the bridge, then asked why I didn’t visit.

81. Burning one’s bridges is never a good thing.

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

83. My father always told me, “Never burn your bridges,” but I never understood until I burned a bridge.

84. She doesn’t burn bridges; she covers them in gipsy flowers and feather kisses, then strolls along her merry way.

85. Be careful of those who give you false confidence and betray those who trust you. You may end up burning your bridges.

86. Mend fences, build bridges, forgive trespasses, grieve losses, and let toxic grudges go. Then move on. But if it’s not working, then burn the bridges.

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

88. Burn the bridges that take you back to your ugly past.

89. Don’t stop at just burning bridges anymore; destroy portals between worlds. Never let any contamination get near you.

90. If the bridge that will drag you to your past is burned behind you, you’re down to travelling the path into a successful future.

91. If you trust in fate, you must believe that the bridge was burned to find a new path that will lead you to paradise.

92. Every bridge that burns opens a new path for your destiny to be shaped.

93. Any bridge to the past that you don’t burn will give access to your life and future.

94. Don’t burn bridges. Maintain your integrity. If you don’t get along, stay at arm’s length.

95. Don’t burn bridges. You never know how many times you have to cross the same river.

96. I wish someone had told me about ‘burning bridges.’ I have burned many bridges and just had to move forward.

97. Burning a bridge, for example, does not just impact the situation. It can impact opportunities you may never be aware of.

98. Why’d we want to burn those bridges? Why’d we want to light such a flame?

99. We’re burning all the bridges now, watching them go up in flames, and then we’ll build them up again.

100. And we’re burning all the bridges because it was sinking or swimming, and we went down.

That’s all I’ve got for you. I hope you enjoyed all the burning bridges quotes and sayings I crafted together for you. Feel free to also share them with family and friends.

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