Home > Quotes > Your mistakes don’t define you. Your mistakes don’t define you. Quotes Your mistakes don’t define you, they don’t dictate where you’re heading, they only remind you of where you’ve been. Related Posts You can’t live your life for other people. Focus on your priorities, but take things in stride. Make decisions, not excuses. When life puts you in tough situations don’t say why me ? If you ever wonder why bad things happen to good people. Time can heal a broken heart, but time can also break a waiting heart.