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Life Quotes

An autobiography is only to be trusted when it reveals something disgraceful. A man who gives a good account of himself is probably lying, since any life when viewed from the inside is simply a series of defeats. George Orwell
The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings. Okakura Kakuzo
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as though it were thy last. Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not, knows no release from little things Knows not the livid loneliness of fear. Amelia Earhart
Sing Ho! For the life of a Bear! Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne
The aim of education must be the training of independently acting and thinking individuals who, however, can see in the service to the community their highest life achievement. Albert Einstein
If life were measured by accomplishments, most of us would die in infancy. A. P. Gouthey
There are many people who reach their conclusions about life like schoolboys: they cheat their master by copying the answer out of a book without having worked the sum out for themselves. S?ren Kierkegaard
What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for each other? George Eliot
However mean your life is, meet it and live it do not shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change, we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts. Henry David Thoreau
The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that we are loved. Victor Hugo
The secret to life is that there is no secret. "Swampman" on Quartz
Truth is always exciting. Speak it, then, Life is dull without it. Pearl Buck
This is our purpose: to make as meaningful as possible this life that has been bestowed upon us; to live in such a way that we may be proud of ourselves; to act in such a way that some part of us lives on. Oswald Spengler
All that counts in life is intention. Andrea Bocelli, in TV Guide
All my life I have tried to pluck a thistle and plant a flower wherever the flower would grow in thought and mind. Abraham Lincoln
There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way. Christopher Morley
Oh, you weak, beautiful people who give up with such grace. What you need is someone to take hold of you -- gently, with love, and hand your life back to you. Tennessee Williams
There isn?t much better in this life than finding a way to spend a few hours in conversation with people you respect and love. You have to carve this time out of your life because you aren?t really living without it. Real Live Preacher, Weblog, August 27, 2003
If I think more about death than some other people, it is probably because I love life more than they do. Angelina Jolie
( quotes are updated each month )