Life Quotes

Bette davis, the lonely life, 1962 - to fulfill a dream, to be allowed to sweat over...
Grief is the agony of an instant, the indulgence of grief the blunder of a life.
Benjamin Disraeli

Ralph waldo emerson - do not be too timid and squeamish about your...
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind.
W. Somerset Maugham
The more sand that has escaped from the hourglass of our life, the clearer we should see through it.
Jean - Paul Sartre
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carve

Our span of life is brief, but is long enough for us to live well and honestly.
Cicero
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals.
Benjamin Franklin
What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life.
Emil Brunne
What is the meaning of human life, or of organic life altogether To answer this question at all implies a religion. Is there any sense then, you ask, in putting it I answer, the man who regards his own life and that of his fellow creatures as meaningless is not merely unfortunate but almost disqualified for life.
Albert Einstein
It is the simple things in life that make living worthwhile - Sweet fundamental things such as love.
Laura Ingalls Wilde
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
Aristotle
If we get our information from the biblical material there is no doubt that the Christian life is a dancing, leaping, daring life.
Eugene Peterson
The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity.
Lewis Grizzard
A book burrows into your life in a very profound way because the experience of reading is not passive.
Erica Jong, O Magazine, 2003
The supreme irony of life is that hardly anyone gets out of it alive.
Robert Heinlein, "Job", 1984
A useful definition of liberty is obtained only by seeking the principle of liberty in the main business of human life, that is to say, in the process by which men educate their responses and learn to control their environment.
Walter Lippman
If it were possible to talk to the unborn, one could never explain to them how it feels to be alive, for life is washed in the speechless real.
Jacques Martin Barzun
I think wholeness comes from living your life consciously during the day and then exploring your inner life or unconscious at night.
Margery Cuyle
There are two things I know about life... Only the good die young but the real jerks will live forever.
Lewis Black, "Black on Broadway" (2004)
The game of life is not so much in holding a good hand as playing a poor hand well.
H. T. Leslie
Life is like a blanket too short. You pull it up and your toes rebel, you yank it down and shivers meander about your shoulder; but cheerful folks manage to draw their knees up and pass a very comfortable night.
Marion Howard
All I can say about life is, Oh God, enjoy it.
Bob Newhart
One only needs two tools in life: WD - 40 to make things go, and duct tape to make them stop.
G. Weilache
No matter what we want of life we have to give up something in order to get it.
Raymond Holliwell
And if it all falls apart, I will know deep in my heart, the only dream that mattered had come true. In this life, I was loved by you.
Colin Raye
To be idle is a short road to death and to be diligent is a way of life foolish people are idle, wise people are diligent.
Buddha
There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the establishment and nothing more corrupting.
Alan John Percivale Taylo
Rumor is not always wrong. - From Life of Agricola.
Publius Cornelius Tacitus
If the only prayer you ever say in your whole life is thank you, that would suffice.
Meister Eckhart
Everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it and the imagination to improvise.
Sylvia Plath, The Journals of Sylvia Plath
Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment - The moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is.
Jorge Luis Borges
I wish you music to help with the burdens of life, and to help you release your happiness to others.
Ludwig van Beethoven
Life is just a bowl of pits.
Rodney Dangerfield
The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitude.
William James
It is no wonder that people are so horrible when they start their life as children.
Kingsley Amis
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Pleasure of love lasts but a moment, Pain of love lasts a lifetime.
Bette Davis
This life is yours. Take the power to choose what you want to do and do it well. Take the power to love what you want in life and love it honestly. Take the power to walk in the forest and be a part of nature. Take the power to control your own life. No one else can do it for you. Take the power to make your life happy.
Susan Polis Schutz
We can forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Plato