Life Quotes

J. k. rowling, harry potter and the half - blood prince, 2005 - when you have seen as much of life as i have, you...
It takes no more time to see the good side of life than to see the bad.
Jimmy Buffet, Tales Form Margaritaville

Henry james,
The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it.
Plutarch
Few men during their lifetime come anywhere near exhausting the resources dwelling in them. There are deep wells of strength that are never used.
Richard E. Byrd
Courage is the price that life extracts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not. knows no release from little things.
Amelia Earhart Putnam

If I were asked to give what I consider the single most useful bit of advice for all humanity, it would be this Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life, and when it comes, hold your head high. Look it squarely in the eye, and say, I will be bigger than you. You cannot defeat me.
Ann Landers
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Plato
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
Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.
Unknown
Do not despair of life. Think of the fox, prowling in a winter night to satisfy his hunger. His race survives I do not believe any of them ever committed suicide.
Henry David Thoreau
The aim of the college, for the individual student, is to eliminate the need in his life for the college the task is to help him become a self - Educating man.
C. Wright Mills
Life is the only real counselor wisdom unfiltered through personal experience does not become a part of the moral tissue.
Edith Newbold Jones Wharton
The world of the commodity is a world updside - Down, which bases itself not upon life but upon the transformation of life into work.
Raoul Vaneigem
I think of life as a good book. The further you get into it, the more it begins to make sense.
Harold S. Kushne
Happiness is not so much in having as sharing. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Norman MacEwan
It was no wonder that people were so horrible when they started life as children.
Kingsley Amis, One Fat Englishman (1963)
A well - Tied tie is the first serious step in life.
Oscar Wilde
Life is a corrupting process from the time a child learns to play his mother off against his father in the politics of when to go to bed he who fears corruption fears life.
Saul David Alinsky
How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book.
Henry David Thoreau, Walden: Reading, 1854
Age, health, and stage in life have nothing to do with serving or not serving. In each season of life there are attributes and qualities of life and experience that God values in service.
Bruce Kempe
A man without trust is a man without life.
Robert Jordan, The Wheel of Time
If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.
Seneca, Epistles
It is the simple things in life that make living worthwhile - Sweet fundamental things such as love.
Laura Ingalls Wilde
The fact that astronomies change while the stars abide is a true analogy of every realm of human life and thought, religion not least of all. No existent theology can be a final formulation of spiritual truth.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Any woman who has a career and a family automatically develops something in the way of two personalities, like two sides of a dollar bill, each different in design. ... Her problem is to keep one from draining the life from the other.
Ivy Baker Priest
The saddest failures in life are those that come from not putting forth the power and will to succeed.
Edwin Whipple
The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people halfway.
Henry Boye
Advertising is the most potent influence in adapting and changing the habits and modes of life affecting what we eat, what we wear, and the work and play of a whole nation.
Calvin Coolidge
Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.
Barry Switze
I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may - Light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.
John Constable
What most people need to learn in life is how to love people and use things instead of using people and loving things.
Unknown
Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday.
Wilma Rudolph, "Wilma: The Story of Wilma Rudolph".
Life is too short to settle for anything less than a 110 effort.
Unknown
Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.
Robert Byrne
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
Somebody should tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows.
Michael Landon
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
False friendship, like the ivy, decays and ruins the walls it embraces; but true friendship gives new life and animation to the object it supports.
Richard Burton
When you take charge of your life, there is no longer need to ask permission of other people or society at large. When you ask permission, you give someone veto power over your life.
Geoffrey F. Abert