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Have you noticed that life, real honest-to-goodness life, with murders and catastrophes and fabulous inheritances, happens almost exclusively in the newspapers? ~Jean Anouilh, The Rehearsal, 1950
old life. I love it. I never
want to die.”
~Dennis Trudell, “View,” in The Fiddlehead, January 1969
Life is great. Don’t let circumstances and society fool you into believing it’s not. ~Terri Guillemets
God writes a lot of comedy… the trouble is, he’s stuck with so many bad actors who don’t know how to play funny. ~Garrison Keillor
Look, I don’t want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you’re alive you’ve got to flap your arms and legs, you’ve got to jump around a lot, for life is the very opposite of death, and therefore you must at very least think noisy and colorfully, or you’re not alive. ~Mel Brooks
Unbeing dead isn’t being alive. ~e.e. cummings
The meaning of life is not an unquestionable answer; it is an unanswerable question. ~Terri Guillemets
Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious. ~Brendan Gill
Not everything will go as you expect in your life. This is why you need to drop expectations and go with the flow of life.
Evaluate the people in your life; then promote, demote, or terminate. You’re the CEO of your life.
Life always offers you a second chance. It’s call tomorrow.
Let yourself move to the next chapter in life when the time comes. Don’t remain stuck on the same page.
Some things in life are out of your control. You can make it a party or a tragedy.
Don’t love what you can’t trust. Don’t hate what you can’t have. Don’t say what you can’t show. Don’t judge what you don’t know.
I want to refresh my mind, delete all my problems, undo all my mistakes and save all the happy moments.
Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forwards.
Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor. Sholom Aleichem
If you live long enough, you’ll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you’ll be a better person. It’s how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit, never quit, never quit. William J. Clinton
Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?’ Martin Luther King, Jr.
Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is a sacrifice – offer it. Life is love – enjoy it. Sai Baba
Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too. Will Smith
I have found that if you love life, life will love you back. Arthur Rubinstein
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like. Lao Tzu
The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. Bertrand Russell
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life. Albert Camus
Life is the greatest of blessings and death the worst of evils…. all great, powerful souls love life. ~Heinrich Heine (d.1856), “Ideas: Book Le Grand,” 1826, translated from German by Charles Godfrey Leland, Pictures of Travel, 1855
Curly: “Do you know what the secret of life is? One thing. Just one thing. You stick to that and everything else don’t mean [$h¡t].”
Mitch Robbins: “Yeah, but what’s that one thing?”
Curly: “That’s what you’ve got to figure out.”
~From the movie City Slickers, 1991, written by Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel
Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are good is like expecting the bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian. ~Dennis Wholey
Life: my own little Pyrrhic victory. ~Terri Guillemets, “Plundered,” 1994
Life is an endless struggle full of frustrations and challenges, but eventually you find a hair stylist you like. ~Author Unknown
Why do critics make such an outcry against tragicomedies? is not life one? ~Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles Hare, Guesses at Truth, by Two Brothers, 1827
What is life? It is the flash of a firefly in the night. It is the breath of a buffalo in the wintertime. It is the little shadow which runs across the grass and loses itself in the sunset. ~Crowfoot, 1890, as quoted in Catch the Whisper of the Wind compiled by Cheewa James
Don’t rush and never settle. If it’s meant to be, it will be.
Life’s short, don’t waste it being sad. Be who you are, be happy, be free. Be whatever you want to be.
No matter how big your house is, how recent your car is, or how big your bank account is — our graves will always be the same size. Stay humble.
Accept what is, let go of what was, and have faith in what will be.
Let me be patient, let me be kind. Make me unselfish, without being blind. I may have faith to make mountains fall, but if I lack love then I am nothing at all.
You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.
When you love and laugh abundantly, you live a beautiful life.
The five W’s of life: Who you are is what makes you special. Do not change for anyone. What lies ahead will always be a mystery. Do not be afraid to explore. When life pushes you over, push back harder. Where there are choices to make, make the one you won’t regret. Why things happen will never be certain. Take it in stride and move forward.
Don’t talk, just act. Don’t say, just show. Don’t promise, just prove.
There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page or closing the book.
Life’s under no obligation to give us what we expect.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and strong. Because someday in your life you will have been all of these. George Washington Carver
This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. William Shakespeare
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them. Dalai Lama
The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. Henry David Thoreau
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on. Havelock Ellis
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, ‘I used everything you gave me’. Erma Bombeck
The Wine of Life keeps oozing drop by drop, The Leaves of Life keep falling one by one. Edward Fitzgerald
What if you gave someone a gift, and they neglected to thank you for it – would you be likely to give them another? Life is the same way. In order to attract more of the blessings that life has to offer, you must truly appreciate what you already have. Ralph Marston
We need to give each other the space to grow, to be ourselves, to exercise our diversity. We need to give each other space so that we may both give and receive such beautiful things as ideas, openness, dignity, joy, healing, and inclusion. Max de Pree
Life is a series of collisions with the future. ~José Ortega y Gasset
To the student I would say, “Life is principally multiple choice, but at the end there’s a tough essay question.” ~Robert Brault
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing. ~Marcus Aurelius, Meditations
Life is half spent before we know what it is. ~George Herbert, Jacula Prudentum, 1651
When life throws you lemons, make orange juice. It will leave them wondering how the hell you did that. ~Author Unknown
Why does a person even get up in the morning? You have breakfast, you floss your teeth so you’ll have healthy gums in your old age, and then you get in your car and drive down I-10 and die. Life is so stupid I can’t stand it. ~Barbara Kingsolver, Animal Dreams
Human beings, vegetables, or cosmic dust — we all dance to a mysterious tune, intoned in the distance by an invisible piper. ~Albert Einstein, in The Saturday Evening Post, 26 October 1929
After a lifetime of deep thought, I’ve decided that life is a distraction, but probably not from anything important. ~Robert Brault
There is a difference between like and love, wrong and right. Never run if you’re not ready to take a step. And never forgive if you’re not ready to forget.
At one point in your life, you will either have the thing you want or reasons why you don’t.
The time will pass anyway, you can either spend it creating the life you want or spend it living the life you don’t want. The choice is yours.
If you don’t make the time to work on creating the life you want, you’re eventually going to be forced to spend a lot of time dealing with a life you don’t want.
It is your reaction to adversity, not the adversity itself, that determines how your life’s story will develop.
Sometimes the bad things that happen in our lives put us directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to us.
An arrow can only be shot by pulling it backward. So when life is dragging you back with difficulties, it means that it’s going to launch you into something great. So just focus, and keep aiming!
Life is little more than a loan shark: It exacts a very high rate of interest for the few pleasures it concedes. ~Luigi Pirandello
There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last. ~Robert Louis Stevenson
Red life boils in my veins…. Every woman is to me the gift of a world…. I hear a thousand nightingales…. I could eat all the elephants of Hindostan and pick my teeth with the spire of Strasburg Cathedral…. Life is the greatest of blessings, and death the worst of evils… ~Excerpts from Heinrich Heine’s Ideen: Das Buch Le Grand, 1826, translated from German and artfully compiled in Israel Zangwill’s Dreamers of the Ghetto, “From a Mattress Grave,” 1897
I live! Red life boils in my veins, earth yields beneath my feet, in the glow of love I embrace trees and statues, and they live in my embrace. Every woman is to me the gift of a world. I revel in the melody of her countenance, and with a single glance of my eye I can enjoy more than others with their every limb through all their lives. ~Heinrich Heine (d.1856), “Ideas: Book Le Grand,” 1826, translated from German by Charles Godfrey Leland, Pictures of Travel, 1855
I think miracles exist in part as gifts and in part as clues that there is something beyond the flat world we see. ~Peggy Noonan
The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy, but that it is a bore. It is not so much a war as an endless standing in line. ~H.L. Mencken
Almost everything in life is easier to get into than out of. ~Agnes’ Law
Chance is always powerful, let your hook always be cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish. ~Ovid
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it. Lou Holtz
Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale. Hans Christian Andersen
The story of life is quicker than the blink of an eye, the story of love is hello, goodbye. Jimi Hendrix
Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. Mark Twain
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. Charles Darwin
You’re only here for a short visit. Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way. Walter Hagen
Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it. Ernest Holmes
Life is a succession of moments, to live each one is to succeed. Corita Kent