things past cannot be recalled
/θˈɪŋz pˈæst kænˈɑːt biː ɹɪkˈɔːld/
used to imply that events or actions that have already occurred cannot be changed or undone, suggesting that one should accept the consequences of one's past actions and move forward with a positive attitude
what is done is done
/wˌʌt ɪz dˈʌn ɪz dˈʌn/
used to say that once something has been completed or taken place, it cannot be altered or undone, and thus it is best to accept the outcome and move on
past cure, past care
/pˈæst kjˈʊɹ pˈæst kˈɛɹ/
used to emphasize the importance of accepting the reality of a situation and moving on when it is not possible to change or fix what has already happened
live and let live
/lˈaɪv ænd lˈɛt lˈaɪv/
used to promote tolerance and acceptance of different lifestyles, opinions, or beliefs
be like a tree stay grounded, keep growing, and know when to let go
/biː lˈaɪk ɐ tɹˈiː stˈeɪ ɡɹˈaʊndᵻd kˈiːp ɡɹˈoʊɪŋ ænd nˈoʊ wɛn tə lˈɛt ɡˈoʊ/
used to emphasize being grounded in values while being adaptable, learning, and letting go of things that no longer serve us to make room for positive growth and change
you cannot always get what you want
/juː kænˈɑːt ˈɔːlweɪz ɡɛt wˌʌt juː wˈɑːnt/
used to imply accepting limitations and finding contentment in what is available, rather than focusing on unattainable desires
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