Life Quotes

John henry newman - growth is the only evidence of life....
He felt that his whole life was some kind of dream and he sometimes wondered whose it was and whether they were enjoying it.
Douglas Adams

Henry david thoreau - greater love hath no man than this, that he lay...
There is nothing more agreeable in life than to make peace with the establishment and nothing more corrupting.
Alan John Percivale Taylo
General Grant had a simple, childlike recipe for meeting life... I am terribly afraid, but the other fellow is afraid, too.
Sherwood Anderson
Death is more universal than life everyone dies but not everyone lives.
A. Sachs

All you touch and all you see, is all your life will ever be.
Roger Waters, Pink Floyd, The Dark Side of the Moon
The one whose judgment counts most in your life is the one staring back in the glass.
Unknown
Every person, all the events of your life are drawn there because you have them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
Richard Bach
What is called genius is the abundance of life and health.
Henry David Thoreau
All my life, affection has been showered upon me, and every forward step I have made has been taken in spite of it.
George Bernard Shaw
Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something.
Henry David Thoreau
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, to work, to play, and to look up at the stars.
Henry Van Dyke
If grass can grow through cement, love can find you at every time in your life.
Che
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is.
Albert Einstein
The greatest and most important problems of life are all fundamentally insoluble. They can never be solved but only outgrown.
Carl Jung
An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.
Robert A. Heinlein
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Horace, Satires
The wisest keeps something of the vision of a child. Though he may understand a thousand things that a child could not understand, he is always a beginner, close to the original meaning of life.
John Macy
As is a tale, so is life not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If growing up is the process of creating ideas and dreams about what life should be, then maturity is letting go again.
Mary Beth Danielson
What a mistake to suppose that the passions are strongest in youth The passions are not stronger, but the control over them is weaker They are more easily excited, they are more violent and apparent but they have less energy, less durability, less intense and concentrated power than in the maturer life.
Edward Bulwer - Lytton
The happiest moments of my life have a been the few which I have passed at home in the bosom of my family.
Thomas Jefferson
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.
George Bernard Shaw
Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love, and to work, and to play, and to look up at the stars and sun.
Henry Van Dyke
The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values.
Norman Thomas
Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster. Your life will never be the same again.
Og Mandino, The Greatest Miracle in the World
I declare before you all that my whole life, whether it be long or short, shall be devoted to your service and the service of our great imperial family to which we all belong.
Elizabeth II
The average trade book has a shelf life of between milk and yogurt, except for books by any member of the Irving Wallace family - They have preservatives.
Calvin Trillin
My goal in life is to survive. Everything else is just a bonus.
The Lockhorns
We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us.
E. M. Forste
Say nothing of my religion. It is known to God and myself alone. Its evidence before the world is to be sought in my life if it has been honest and dutiful to society the religion which has regulated it cannot be a bad one.
Thomas Jefferson
A man builds a fine house and now he has a master, and a task for life he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Live life to the fullest.
Ernest Hemingway
Seek not, my soul, the life of the immortals but enjoy to the full the resources that are within thy reach.
Pinda
Life is easier to take than you think; all that is necessary is to accept the impossible, do without the indispensable and bear the intolerable.
Kathleen Norris
Life is consciousness.
Emmet Fox
Each of us has a spark of life inside us, and our highest endeavor ought to be to set off that spark in one another.
Kenny Ausubel
The measure of a society is found in how they treat their weakest and most helpless citizens. As Americans, we are blessed with circumstances that protect our human rights and our religious freedom, but for many people around the world, deprivation and persecution have become a way of life.
Jimmy Carte
Happiness, that grand mistress of the ceremonies in the dance of life, impels us through all its mazes and meanderings, but leads none of us by the same route.
Charles Caleb Colton