Life Quotes

There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives to his life by the unfolding of his powers.
Erich Fromm
Meryl streep - integrate what you believe into every single area...

I must say that acting was good training for the political life that lay ahead of us.
Anthony Burgess
There was that law of life, so cruel and so just, that one must grow or else pay more for remaining the same.
Norman Maile
The purpose of life is to live a life of purpose.
Richard Leide
Katherine mansfield - by health i mean the power to live a full, adult,...

Shall we make a new rule of life from tonight always try to be a little kinder than is necessary.
James Barrie
Kurt vonnegut, slaughterhouse five - like so many americans, she was trying to...
Life is too long not to be happy.
Thom Barbe
If life were measured by accomplishments, most of us would die in infancy.
A. P. Gouthey
Many that live deserve death. And some die that deserve life. Can you give it to them Then be not too eager to deal out death in the name of justice, fearing for your own safety. Even the wise cannot see all ends.
J. R. R. Tolkien
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
In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.
Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy
The experience to be gathered from books, Though often valuable, is but of the nature of learning Whereas the experience gained from actual life, Is of the nature of wisdom And a small store of the latter Is worth vastly more than a stock of the former.
Samuel Smiles
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
Victor Hugo
Life is a wave, which in no two consecutive moments of its existence is composed of the same particles.
John Tyndall
Three passions, simple but overwhelmingly strong, have governed my life: the longing for love, the search for knowledge, and unbearable pity for the suffering of mankind.
Bertrand Russell, Autobiography
In real life, unlike in Shakespeare, the sweetness of the rose depends upon the name it bears. Things are not only what they are. They are, in very important respects, what they seem to be.
Hubert H. Humphrey
As the light changed from red to green to yellow and back to red again, I sat there thinking about life. Was it nothing more than a bunch of honking and yelling Sometimes it seemed that way.
Jack Handey Deep Thoughts
Life is lighter than a feather, duty heavier than a mountain.
Robert Jordan, The Great Hunt, Book 2 of The Wheel of Time
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
Mark Twain
Those who misrepresent the normal experiences of life, who decry being controversial, who shun risk, are the enemies of the American way of life, whatever the piety of their vocal professions and the patriotic flavor of their platitudes.
Henry M. Wriston
If a man remembers what is right at the sign of profit, is ready to lay down his life in the face of danger, and does not forget sentiments he has repeated all his life when he has been in straitened circumstances for a long time, he may be said to be a complete man.
Confucius, Analects, XIV. 12
If A is success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x y is play and z is keeping your mouth shut.
Albert Einstein
Because systems of mass communication can communicate only officially acceptable levels of reality, no one can know the extent of the secret unconscious life. No one in America can know what will happen. No one is in real control.
Allen Ginsberg
Blindness and error can change a life as surely as judgment and reason can.
M. Morris
Foolish men imagine that because judgment for an evil thing is delayed, there is no justice; but only accident here below. Judgment for an evil thing is many times delayed some day or two, some century or two, but it is sure as life, it is sure as death.
Thomas Carlyle
One path alone leads to a life of peace The path of virtue.
Juvenal
In all life one should comfort the afflicted, but verily, also, one should afflict the comfortable, and especially when they are comfortably, contentedly, even happily wrong.
John Kenneth Galbraith, Guardian (London, 28 July 1989)
There is one piece of advice, in a life of study, which I think no one will object to and that is, every now and then to be completely idle - To do nothing at all.
Sydney Smith
Only a life lived for others is a life worth while.
Albert Einstein
If you think about disaster, you will get it. Brood about death and you hasten your demise. Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life becomes more secure, more fraught with action, richer in achievement and experience.
Swami Sivanada
Life is a struggle, but not a warfare.
John Burroughs
In order to write about life, first you must live it!
Ernest Hemingway
Life is a great big canvas; throw all the paint on it you can.
Danny Kaye
Peter Not everyone is meant to make a difference. But for me, the choice to lead an ordinary life is no longer an option.
Spider - Man
Music is the language of the spirit. It opens the secret of life bringing peace, abolishing strife.
Kahlil Gibran
It is in the ordinary duties and labors of life that the Christian can and should develop his spiritual union with God.
Thomas Merton
Dont go through life, GROW through life.
Eric Butterworth
Wonder is what sets us apart from other life forms. No other species wonders about the meaning of existence or the complexity of the universe or themselves.
Herbert W. Boyer, co - Founder of Genentech, Inc.