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Most people dread finding out when they come to die that they have never really lived.
Henry David Thoreau
J. d. salinger, the catcher in the rye - the mark of the immature man is that he wants to...

Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.
A. Bronson Alcott
Politics has less to do with where you live than where your heart is.
Margaret Cho, weblog, 01 - 18 - 04
The events of our lives happen in a sequence of time, but in their significance to ourselves, they find their own order.
Eudora Welty
Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.
Norman Cousins

If a child lives with approval, he learns to live with himself.
Dorothy Law Nolte
Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
Sir James Barrie
It is the wretchedness of being rich that you have to live with rich people.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Writing in English is the most ingenious torture ever devised for sins commited in previous lives.
James Joyce
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Buddha
Live with men as if God saw you converse with God as if men heard you.
Seneca
The ritual of marriage is not simply a social event; it is a crossing of threads in the fabric of fate. Many strands bring the couple and their families together and spin their lives into a fabric that is woven on their children.
Portuguese - Jewish Wedding Ceremony
What can I wish to the youth of my country who devote themselves to science? ... Thirdly, passion. Remember that science demands from a man all his life. If you had two lives that would not be enough for you. Be passionate in your work and in your searching.
Ivan Pavlov
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.
Socrates, In "Apology, " sct. 21, by Plato.
Christopher s. drew - i have felt it and lived it and now it leaves me...
He that would live in peace and at ease, must not speak all he knows nor judge all he sees.
Benjamin Franklin
To achieve great things we must live as though we were never going to die.
Marquis de Vauvenargues
If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
Lin Yutang
No one is so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.
Henry David Thoreau
Happy the man, and happy he alone, He who can call today his own He who secure within can say Tomorrow do thy worst, for I have lived today.
Horace
One man was so mad at me that he ended his letter Beware. You will never get out of this world alive.
John Ernst Steinbeck
A Muslim who meets with others and shares their burdens is better than one who lives a life of seclusion and contemplation.
Prophet Mohammed, Muslim
It should be our care not so much to live a long life as a satisfactory one.
Seneca
Just as a candle cannot burn without fire, men cannot live without a spiritual life.
Buddha
Live always in the best company when you read.
Sydney Smith
The most enviable writers are those who, quite often unanalytically and unconsciously, have realized that there are different facets to their nature and are able to live and work with now one, now another, in the ascendant.
Dorothea Brande
How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live.
Henry David Thoreau
Neurotics build castles in the air, psychotics live in them. My mother cleans them.
Rita Rudne
If I die, I forgive you If I live, we shall see.
Danish prove
Art lives where absolute freedom is because when it is not, there can be no creativity.
Bruce Lee
Why should we live with such hurry and waste of life We are determined to be starved before we are hungry. Men say that a stitch in time saves nine, and so they take a thousand stitiches today to save nine tomorrow.
Henry David Thoreau
However mean your life is, meet it and live it do not shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts.
Henry David Thoreau
We live in a vastly complex society which has been able to provide us with a multitude of material things, and this is good, but people are beginning to suspect we have paid a high spiritual price for our plenty.
Euell Gibbons
There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality and then there are those who turn one into the other.
Douglas H. Everett
He that lives on hope will die fasting.
American Prove
But better die than live mechanically a life that is a repetition of repetitions.
D. H. Lawrence
Weep for the lives your wishes never led.
Wystan Hugh Auden
Live each season as it passes breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each.
Henry David Thoreau
Jealousy: that Dragon which slays love under the pretence of keeping it alive.
Havelock Ellis