37 Inspirational Rear View Mirror Quotes and Sayings for You

A rearview mirror is a mirror that allows you to see things that are behind you.

Similarly we should look at our life and make changes to make it better.


Rear View Mirror Quotes


Look at life through the windshield, not the rear view mirror. ~ Unknown.


You can’t see the future through a rearview mirror. ~ Peter Lynch.


We look at the present through a rear view mirror. We march backwards into the future. ~ Marshall McLuhan.

The best car safety device is a rear-view mirror with a cop in it. ~ Dudley Moore.

No matter where you go, you always see yourself in the rearview mirror. ~ Kinky Friedman.

May all your problems be in your rearview mirror – far enough to forget. But close enough to guide. ~ Unknown.

I can lip read, so I know what other people are saying about me – especially when I clock them in my rear view mirror. ~ Max Beesley.

History is seen in a rear-view mirror while the future is the dark, foggy road ahead, filled with unknown trouble. ~ Alan Caruba.

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Best Rear View Mirror Quotes

I’m paranoid. On my stationary bike, I have a rear view mirror. ~ Richard Lewis.


God reveals Himself in rearview mirrors. ~ Ann Voskamp.

You won’t even know you’ve crossed the line until it’s way back in your rearview mirror. ~ Barry Lyga.


In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield. ~ Warren Buffett.

The past went that-a-way. When faced with a totally new situation, we tend always to attach ourselves to the objects, to the flavor of the most recent past. We look at the present through a rear view mirror. We march backwards into the future. ~ Marshall McLuhan.

The hood ornament on your car is for telling you where you’re going. The rear-view-mirror is for showing you how good you look while you’re getting there. ~ David Lee.

The best way to get even with anyone is to put them in the rearview mirror on your way to something better. ~ Joe Hill.

Most people suffer from the self limiting dysfunction “rear-view mirror syndrome” driving through life with their subconscious mind constantly looking in their own self-limiting rear-view mirror. They filter every choice they make through the limitations of their past experiences. Always remember that your potential is TRULY unlimited, and that you are just as worthy, deserving, and capable of achieving everything you want as any other person on earth. ~ Hal Elrod.


Even though I’m proud by dad invented the rear-view mirror, we’re not as close as we appear. ~ Stewart Francis.

I have a really small rear-view mirror in my life. I look at the rear-view mirror for memories and learning experiences, but I’ve got a big front windshield and I’m looking at right now. I’ve got so many projects on my plate. ~ Pat Croce.

Inspiring View Mirror Quotes

The new is always made up of the old, or rather, what people see in the new is always the old thing. The rear-view mirror. The future of the future is the present, and this is something that people are terrified of. ~ Marshall McLuhan.


I never look in the rearview mirror. ~ Peter Guber.

Management by results – like driving a car by looking in rear view mirror. ~ W. Edwards Deming.

Marshall McLuhan is absolutely right, we are always looking in the rear view mirror. ~ Margaret Atwood.

Your future starts today. Don’t go through life looking in the rearview mirror. Your life is filled with possibility. ~ Joel Osteen.

In my rear view mirror the sun is going down sinking behind bridges in the road and I think of all the good things that we have left undone and I suffer premonitions confirm suspicions of the holocaust to come. ~ Roger Waters.


We go forward looking in the rearview mirror. ~ Marshall McLuhan.

You cannot drive with your eyes in the rear-view mirror… But dignity is difficult to maintain. Stamina requires constant upkeep. Repetition is boring. And you pay for grace. ~ John Irving.

Running a company on market research is like driving while looking in the rear view mirror. ~ Anita Roddick.

I love driving, but sometimes, I’m not too good at it because I spend too much time looking in the rearview mirror if I know I’m being followed. You don’t respond like, ‘Oh, there’s paparazzi.’ It’s more like, ‘There’s a man, and he’s going to attack me.’ That’s how your body responds. ~ Ashley Olsen.

Inspirational Rearview Mirror Quotes

You can drive a car by looking in the rear view mirror as long as nothing is ahead of you. Not enough software professionals are engaged in forward thinking. ~ Bill Joy.


If life is just a highway, then the soul is just a car. And objects in the rear view mirror may appear closer than they are. ~ Jim Steinman.

You do not move ahead by constantly looking in a rear view mirror. The past is a rudder to guide you, not an anchor to drag you. We must learn from the past but not live in the past. ~ Warren W. Wiersbe.


My career means, if you’re a non-Indian writing about Indians, at least there’s one Indian in your rearview mirror. ~ Sherman Alexie.

I want to make hand-held music, undiminished by the need to make everybody in the world listen at once. The goal is to ride into the sunset, stereo blasting, and all of what’s got you worried will disappear in the rear view mirror! ~ Dave Sitek.

Can I tell you how strange it is to look in your rearview mirror and see guys in cars tailing you? ~ David Schwimmer.


I know you followed me. Don’t look so surprised. It’s called a rearview mirror. ~ Becca Fitzpatrick.

So these were the 37 quotes about Rearview Mirror.

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