Oh yes, the past can hurt. But, you can either run from it or learn from it.
Rafiki, from The Lion King
Heaven knows we need never be ashamed of our tears, for they are rain upon the blinding dust of earth, overlying our hard hearts.
Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
Sometimes you have to stand up when standing isn’t easy.
Chun Li, Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun Li
But knowing what it feels like to be hurt is exactly why we try to be kind to others…that’s what makes us human.
Jiraiya, Naruto Shippuuden
It is always sad to part with those whom you love but your companions will help you bear that sadness.
Erza Scarlet, Fairy Tail C164