Life Quotes

Jane austen, sense and sensibility - at my time of life opinions are tolerably fixed....
In all the affairs of life, social as well as political, courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest to the grateful and appreciating heart.
Henry Clay

For some life lasts a short while, but the memories it holds last forever.
Laura Swenson
With age come the inner, the higher life. Who would be forever young, to dwell always in externals.
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Elizabeth ii - i declare before you all that my whole life,...
Mary manin boggs - when we hold back on life, life holds us back....

Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on.
Samuel Butle
The mathematician lives long and lives young; the wings of his soul do not early drop off, nor do its pores become clogged with the earthy particles blown from the dusty highways of vulgar life.
James Joseph Sylveste
It is now the moment when by common consent we pause to become conscious of our national life and to rejoice in it, to recall what our country has done for each of us, and to ask ourselves what we can do for our country in return.
Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr., Jr.
Very little is needed to make a happy life.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, Meditations
Brigands demand your money or your life; women require both.
Nicholas Murray Butle
As a general rule the most successful man in life is the man who has the best information.
Benjamin Disraeli
Get pleasure out of life... as much as you can. Nobody every died from pleasure.
Sol Hurok
Develop interest in life as you see it in people, things, literature, music - The world is so rich, simply throbbing with rich treasures, beautiful souls and interesting people. Forget yourself.
Henry Mille
Life is a series of collisions with the future it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Live life to the fullest.
Ernest Hemingway
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I can tell you, honest friend, what to believe believe life it teaches better than book or orator.
Johann von Goethe
There are certain queer times and occasions in this strange mixed affair we call life when a man takes the whole universe for a vast practical joke.
Herman Melville
The only charm of marriage is that it makes a life of deception necessary for both parties.
Oscar Wilde
The journey in between what you once were, and who you are now becoming is where the dance of life really takes place.
Barbara De Angelis
Enjoy your own life without comparing it with that of another.
Marquis de Condorcet
We believe that an informed citizenry will act for life and not for death. on atomic energy.
Albert Einstein
It is a truth universally acknowledged that as soon as one part of your life starts looking up, another falls to pieces.
Helen Fielding, Bridget Jones Diary
The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.
Alfred North Whitehead
Deem not life a thing of consequence. For look at the yawning void of the future, and at that other limitless space, the past.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
I believe in an immortal soul. Science has proved that nothing disintegrates into nothingness. Life and soul, therefore, cannot disintegrate into nothingness, and so are immortal.
Wernher Magnus Maximilian von Braun
Our span of life is brief, but is long enough for us to live well and honestly.
The great use of life is to spend it for something that outlasts it.
William James
One should absorb the colour of life, but one should never remember its details. Details are always vulgar.
Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
What makes life worth living To be born with the gift of laughter and sense that the world is mad.
A book burrows into your life in a very profound way because the experience of reading is not passive.
Erica Jong, O Magazine, 2003
One thing is clear to me. You cant know everything youd like to know. You cant do everything youd like to do. You cant read everything youd like to read. You must hold onto some things and let go of others. Learning to make that choice is one of the big lessons of this life.
Real Live Preache
If you can react the same way to winning and losing, that is a big accomplishment. That quality is important because it stays with you the rest of your life.
Chris Evert
Whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons and daughters of the earth. We did not weave the web of life We are merely a strand in it. What we do with the web, we do to ourselves...
Chief Seattle
Poetry is a way of taking life by the throat.
Robert Frost
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
Albert Einstein
Life is uncertain. Eat dessert first.
Ernestine Ulme
Be life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.
David Starr Jordan
We sleep, but the loom of life never stops, and the pattern which was weaving when the sun went down is weaving when it comes up in the morning.
Henry Ward Beeche