Life Quotes

Life Quotes

George Bernard Shaw Home life as we understand it is no more natural to us than a cage is natural to a cockatoo.
George Santayana There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval
George Bernard Shaw Alcohol is the anesthesia by which we endure the operation of life.
H. L. Mencken Every man is thoroughly happy twice in his life: just after he has met his first love, and just after he has left his last one.
Socrates Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued
Pearl Buck Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then, Life is dull without it.
Blaise Pascal One must know oneself, if this does not serve to discover truth, it at least serves as a rule of life and there is nothing better.
Peter De Vries Life is a zoo in a jungle.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.
A.A. Milne If one is to be called a liar, one may as well make an effort to deserve the name.
Katherine Hepburn Life is hard. After all, it kills you.
Abigail Van Buren In Biblical times, a man could have as many wives as he could afford. Just like today.
Edna Ferber Being an old maid is like death by drowning, a really delightful sensation after you cease to struggle.
George Bernard Shaw A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Diogenes Laertius When asked what was the proper time for supper, if you are a rich man, whenever you please; and if you are a poor man, whenever you can.
Oscar Wilde Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Publilius Syrus As men, we are all equal in the presence of death.
Wilson Mizner I hate careless flattery, the kind that exhausts you in your effort to believe it.
Charles Manson You can convince anyone of anything if you just push it at them 100% of the time. They may not believe it completely, but they will still use it to form opinions, especially if they have nothing else to draw on.
Dorothy Parker Oh, life is a glorious cycle of song,<br> A medley of extemporanea; <br>And love is a thing that can never go wrong; <br>And I am Marie of Romania.
P.D. James It was one of those perfect English autumnal days which occur more frequently in memory than in life.
James M. Barrie Life is a long lesson in humility.
Abraham Lincoln No man resolved to make the most of himself has time to waste on personal contention.
E E Cummings To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle any human being can fight and never stop fighting.
Henry David Thoreau How many a man has dated a new era in his life from the reading of a book.

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