Live Quotes

I cannot believe that the purpose of life is merely to be happy. I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate. I think it is above all to matter, to count, to stand for something. To have it make some difference that you lived at all.
Leo Rosten
Henri frdric amiel - a lively, disinterested, persistent looking for...

Truth never dies, but lives a wretched life.
Yiddish Prove
Marya mannes - it is not enough to show people how to live...
Love your children with all your hearts, love them enough to discipline them before it is too late. ... Praise them for important things, even if you have to stretch them a bit. Praise them a lot. They live on it like bread and butter and they need it more than bread and butter.
Lavina Christensen Fugal
Knowledge can be communicated, but wisdom cannot. A man can find it, he can live it, he can be filled and sustained by it, but he cannot utter or teach it.
Hermann Hesse

I bid him look into the lives of men as though into a mirror, and from others to take an example for himself.
Terence, Adelphoe
He that lives upon hope will die fasting.
Benjamin Franklin
Simply the thing that I am shall make me live.
William Shakespeare
Are you bored with life Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Dale Carnegie
The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.
James Branch Cabell, The Silver Stallion, 1926
Helped are those who create anything at all, for they shall relive the thrill of their own conception.
Alice Walke
Franklin d. roosevelt - yesterday, december seventh, 1941, a date which...
I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiousity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
Roosevelt, Eleano
To live so that you would not be ashamed to sell the family parrot to the town gossip, is to have lived well.
Author Unknown
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 to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
Life is divided into three terms - That which was, which is, and which will be. Let us learn from the past to profit by the present, and from the present to live better in the future.
William Wordsworth
We never live; we are always in the expectation of living.
Voltaire
To believe in something to yet proved and to underwrite it with our lives it is the only way we can leave the future open.
Lillian Smith
The world has changed. I see it in the water. I feel it in the Earth. I smell it in the air. Much that once was is lost, For none now live who remember it.
J. R. R. Tolkien
To regard the imagination as metaphysics is to think of it as part of life, and to think of it as part of life is to realize the extent of artifice. We live in the mind.
W. Somerset Maugham
Life is a wonderful thing to talk about, or to read about in history books - But it is terrible when one has to live it.
Jean Anouilh
I live for books.
Thomas Jefferson
All free men, wherever they may live, are citizens of Berlin. And therefore, as a free man, I take pride in the words Ich bin ein Berline.
John Fitzgerald Kennedy
Live to live and you will learn to live.
Portuguese Prove
It was always said of him Scrooge that he knew how to keep Christmas well, if any man alive possessed the knowledge. May that be truly said of us, and all of us.
Charles Dickens
We were born to die and we die to live. As seedlings of God, we barely blossom on earth we fully flower in heaven.
Russell M. Nelson
The unfit die - - The fit both live and thrive. Alas, who say so They who do survive.
Sarah N. Cleghorn
Learn from the past, Hope for the future, Live in the present.
Ken Lancaste
There are three things which if one does not know, one cannot live long in the world what is too much for one, what is too little for one, and what is just right for one.
Swahili Prove
Lots of people are willing to die for the person they love, which is a pity, for it is a much grander thing to live for that person.
Jason Hurst
This duality has been reflected in classical as well as modern literature as reason versus passion, or mind and the unconscious. There are moments in each of our lives when our verbal - Intellect suggests one course, and our heart or intuition, another.
Robert
You are the most beautiful girl that has ever lived, and it is worth dying to have kissed you.
Dylan Thomas (1914 - 1953)
It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
Thomas Jefferson
He will live ill who does not know how to die well.
Seneca
It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice.
Anne Tyler, Celestial Navigation, 1974
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
I have no money, no resources, and no hope. I am the happiest man alive.
Henry Miller, Tropic of Cance
Study as if you were going to live forever live as if you were going to die tomorrow.
Maria Mitchell
To achieve great things we must live as though we were never going to die.
Marquis de Vauvenargues