Live Quotes

I used to believe that marriage would diminish me, reduce my options. That you had to be someone less to live with someone else when, of course, you have to be someone more.
Candice Bergen
Barbara garrison - fear grows out of the things we think it lives in...

To live without killing is a thought which could electrify the world, if men were only capable of staying awake long enough to let the idea soak in.
Henry Miller, The Henry Miller Reader (1959), "Reunion in Brooklyn".
I answered that one learns to live, not by hearing of other lives, but by living for words are infinitely less important than acts.
A. S. Neill
What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for each othe.
Roger Banniste
However mean your life is, meet it and live it do not shun it and call it hard names. It is not so bad as you are. It looks poorest when you are the richest.
Henry David Thoreau

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
The 14th. Dalai Lama
Let us so live that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Mark Twain
It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
J. K. Rowling
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as Michelangelo painted or Beethoven composed music or Shakespeare wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause and say, Here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
It is easier to live through someone else than to become complete yourself.
Betty Friedan
The joy of discovery is certainly the liveliest that the mind of man can ever feel.
Claude Bernard (1813 - 78)
Live your beliefs and you can turn the world around.
Henry David Thoreau
By a peculiar prerogative, not only each individual is making daily advances in the sciences, and may makes advances in morality, but all mankind together are making a continual progress in proportion as the universe grows older; so that the whole human race, during the course of so many ages, may be considered as one man, who never ceases to live and learn.
Blaise Pascal
No culture can live, if it attempts to be exclusive.
Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Martin luther king, jr. - if you will protest courageously, and yet with...
We not only live among men, but there are airy hosts, blessed spectators, sympathetic lookers - On, that see and know and appreciate our thoughts and feelings and acts.
Henry Ward Beeche
Thousands of geniuses live and die undiscovered - Either by themselves or by others.
Mark Twain
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
Plato
Live fast, die young, and leave a good - Looking corpse.
James Cagney
Our children change uswhether they live or not.
Lois McMaster Bujold
I have lived, tomorrow, I shall sleep in glory.
Georges Jacques Danton
Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat.
Theodore Roosevelt
If you would be known, and not know, vegetate in a village If you would know, and not be known, live in a city.
Charles Caleb Colton
Live free or die.
New Hampshire State Motto
If we deny love that is given to us, if we refuse to give love because we fear pain or loss, then our lives will be empty, our loss greater.
Unknown
In love there are no vacations No such thing. Love has to be lived fully with its boredom and all that.
Marguerite Duras
Nor shall derision prove powerful against those who listen to humanity or those who follow in the footsteps of divinity, for they shall live forever. Forever.
Kahlil Gibran
True godliness does not turn men out of the world, but enables them to live better in it and excites their endeavors to mend it.
William Penn
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Carl Sandburg
We live in a moment of history where change is so speeded up that we begin to see the present only when it is already disappearing.
R. D. Laing
Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers equal to your tasks. Then the doing of your work shall be no miracle, but you shall be the miracle.
Phillips Brooks
My friends, your people have both intellect and heart; you use these to consider in what way you can do the best to live.
Spotted Tail (Sioux Indian)
Heal the past, Live the present, Dream the future.
Unknown
At different stages in our lives, the signs of love may vary dependence, attraction, contentment, worry, loyalty, grief, but at heart the source is always the same. Human beings have the rare capacity to connect with each other, against all odds.
Michael Dorris
A home is not a mere transient shelter: its essence lies in the personalities of the people who live in it.
H. L. Mencken
By interpreting freedom as the propagation and immediate gratification of needs, people distort their own nature, for they engender in themselves a multitude of pointless and foolish desires, habits, and incongruous stratagems. Their lives are motivated only by mutual envy, sensuality, and ostentation.
Fyodor Dostoevsky
Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people move our souls to dance. They awaken us to a new understanding with the passing whisper of their wisdom. Some people make the sky more beautiful to gaze upon. They stay in our lives for awhile.
Unknown
Would you live with ease, do what you ought, and not what you please.
Benjamin Franklin
Socrates called beauty a short - Lived tyranny; Plato, a privilege of nature; Theophrastus, a silent cheat; Theocritus, a delightful prejudice; Carneades, a solitary kingdom; Aristotle, that it was better than all the letters of recommendation in the world; Homer, that it was a glorious gift of nature; and Ovid, that it was favor bestowed by the gods.
Francis Quarles