Life Quotes

Life Quotes

Samuel Butler I consider being ill as one of the great pleasures of life, provided one is not too ill.
John Lilly In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true.
Arthur Ashe From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
A. Sachs Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives.
Alan Woods Blame someone else and get on with your life.
Wilson Mizner Those who welcome death have only tried it from the ears up.
Umberto Eco The real hero is always a hero by mistake; he dreams of being an honest coward like everybody else.
Muhammad Ali The man who views the world at 50 the same as he did at 20 has wasted 30 years of his life.
Captain Edmund Blackadder I, on the other hand, have a degree from the University of Life, a diploma from the School of Hard Knocks, and three gold stars from the Kindergarten of Getting the Shit Kicked Out of Me.
Andre Gide Believe those who are seeking the truth. Doubt those who find it.
Brendan Behan When I came back to Dublin I was courtmartialed in my absence and sentenced to death in my absence, so I said they could shoot me in my absence.
Leonardo da Vinci As a well-spent day brings happy sleep, so a life well used brings a happy death.
Alfred, Lord Tennyson For the unquiet heart and brain, A use in measured language lies.
Samuel Johnson To get a name can happen but to few; it is one of the few things that cannot be brought. It is the free gift of mankind, which must be deserved before it will be granted, and is at last unwillingly bestowed.
Don DeLillo Californians invented the concept of life-style. This alone warrants their doom.
Albert Einstein Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
Woody Allen On the plus side, death is one of the few things that can be done as easily lying down.
Carl Jung I could not say I believe. I know! I have had the experience of being gripped by something that is stronger than myself, something that people call God.
Henry David Thoreau If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away.
Evelyn Underhill After all it is those who have a deep and real inner life who are best able to deal with the irritating details of outer life.
John Wayne Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway.
Adrienne E. Gusoff Not only is life a bitch, it has puppies.
Abraham Lincoln We are not enemies but friends. We must not be enemies. Though passion may have strained it must not break our bonds of affection. The mystic cords of memory shall swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of nature.
Fred Allen A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.

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