Life Quotes

Life Quotes

Robert Hughes Simple fact that any land looks like Eden after months at sea.
Rosalind Russell Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving.
Jules Feiffer Christ died for our sins. Dare we make his martyrdom meaningless by not committing them?
Henry David Thoreau How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book.
Nicholas Murray Butler Brigands demand your money or your life; women require both.
I.F. Stone Every government is run by liars and nothing they say should be believed.
Henry David Thoreau I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestioned ability of a man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
George Bernard Shaw A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Henry Louis Mencken It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.
H. L. Mencken The most common of all follies is to believe passionately in the palpably not true. It is the chief occupation of mankind.
John Constable I never saw an ugly thing in my life: for let the form of an object be what it may - light, shade, and perspective will always make it beautiful.
Abraham Lincoln I am not concerned that you have fallen; I am concerned that you arise.
Arthur Schopenhauer The closing years of life are like the end of a masquerade party when the masks are dropped.
Abraham J. Heschel The course of life in unpredictable, no one can write his autobiography in advance.
Edgar A. Shoaff Immortality -- a fate worse than death.
Adrienne E. Gusoff Living in a vacuum sucks.
Rose Macauley You should always believe what you read in the newspapers, for that makes them more interesting.
Christopher Morley Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it.
Friedrich Nietzsche I cannot believe in a God who wants to be praised all the time.
Corky Siegel Life is too important to take seriously.
John Lennon Life is what happens while you are making other plans.
Dame Rose Macaulay At the worst, a house unkept cannot be so distressing as a life unlived.
Mahatma Gandhi In the attitude of silence the soul finds the path in a clearer light, and what is elusive and deceptive resolves itself into crystal clearness. Our life is a long and arduous quest after Truth.
Oscar Wilde To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Kahlil Gibran Generosity is giving more than you can, and pride is taking less than you need.

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