Life Quotes: 570+ Best Quotes to Help You Get Through Tough Times

As we spent our lives here on earth, make the most out of it. Though others say ‘life is hard’, I strongly believed that life is beautiful. Always remember that life is short and we only live once so instead of focus on the negative side of life, I urge everyone to focus on the positive side. Don’t waste your only chance of living!

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Meanwhile, here are over 570 life quotes to help you live a better life. We are hoping that this collection of beautiful quotes on life will inspire, motivate and encourage you to live a happy and meaningful life.

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Best Quotes About Life

“We cannot always control everything that happens to us in this life, but we can control how we respond. Many struggles come as problems and pressures that sometimes cause pain. Others come as temptations, trials, and tribulations.” —L. Lionel Kendrick

“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

“Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.” —Henry James

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around. —Leo Buscaglia

The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. —Oprah Winfrey

All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step. —Lao Tzu

Change your life today. Don’t gamble on the future, act now, without delay. —Simone de Beauvoir

If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them. —Bruce Lee

Life ain’t always beautiful, but it’s a beautiful ride. —Gary Allan

Happiness doesn’t come from being rich, nor merely from being successful in your career, nor by self-indulgence. One step towards happiness is to make yourself healthy and strong while you are a boy so that you can be useful and so you can enjoy life when you are a man. —Robert Baden-Powell

People have different reasons for the way they live their lives. You cannot put everyone’s reasons in the same box. —Kevin Spacey

Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you’ll start to see a big difference in your life. —Yoko Ono

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us. —Alexander Graham Bell

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all. —Oscar Wilde

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. —Confucius

Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. —Allen Saunders

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. —Norman Cousins

There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why. —William Barclay

Many of life’s failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. —Thomas Edison

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. —Elbert Hubbard

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. —Martin Luther King Jr.

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. —Albert Einstein

Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it. —Steve Jobs

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. —Maya Angelou

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. —Rabindranath Tagore

My life motto is ‘Do my best, so that I can’t blame myself for anything.’ —Magdalena Neuner

The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. —William James

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. —Steve Jobs

Life must be lived and curiosity kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life. —Eleanor Roosevelt

Stay true to yourself, yet always be open to learn. Work hard, and never give up on your dreams, even when nobody else believes they can come true but you. These are not cliches but real tools you need no matter what you do in life to stay focused on your path. —Phillip Sweet

Life is all memory except for the one present moment that goes by so quick you can hardly catch it going. —Tennessee Williams

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life. —Winston Churchill

He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life. —Muhammad Ali

The truth is you don’t know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed. —Eminem

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. —Soren Kierkegaard

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. —Winston Churchill

Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. —Samuel Butler

The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others. —Albert Schweitzer

I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter. —Walt Disney

If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. —Marcus Garvey

Time means a lot to me because, you see, I, too, am also a learner and am often lost in the joy of forever developing and simplifying. If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of. —Bruce Lee

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future. —John F. Kennedy

Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that? We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained. —Marie Curie

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

Whatever you do in life, surround yourself with smart people who’ll argue with you. —John Wooden

The greatest day in your life and mine is when we take total responsibility for our attitudes. That’s the day we truly grow up. —John C. Maxwell

Land is the secure ground of home, the sea is like life, the outside, the unknown. —Stephen Gardiner

Life was always a matter of waiting for the right moment to act. —Paulo Coelho

My philosophy is it’s none of my business what people say of me and think of me. I am what I am, and I do what I do. I expect nothing and accept everything. And it makes life so much easier. —Anthony Hopkins

In this life, we have to make many choices. Some are very important choices. Some are not. Many of our choices are between good and evil. The choices we make, however, determine to a large extent our happiness or our unhappiness, because we have to live with the consequences of our choices. —James E. Faust

Be brave enough to live life creatively. The creative place where no one else has ever been. —Alan Alda

Being confident is the key to life. Don’t be afraid to be you! I’m super different from a lot of kids my age with style and personality, and I’m OK with it. And if you are OK with it, everyone else will be, too. Just be yourself. —Leo Howard

When life is too easy for us, we must beware or we may not be ready to meet the blows which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor. —Eleanor Roosevelt

Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life. —John F. Kennedy

There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. —Nelson Mandela

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less. —Marie Curie

If you don’t design your own life plan, chances are you’ll fall into someone else’s plan. And guess what they have planned for you? Not much. —Jim Rohn

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young. —Henry Ford

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

Today is life —the only life you are sure of. Make the most of today. Get interested in something. Shake yourself awake. Develop a hobby. Let the winds of enthusiasm sweep through you. Live today with gusto. —Dale Carnegie

Inspirational Quotes on Life

You only live once, but if you do it right once is enough. —Mae West

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives. —Jackie Robinson

Everyone has a purpose in life and a unique talent to give to others. And when we blend this unique talent with service to others, we experience the ecstasy and exultation of own spirit, which is the ultimate goal of all goals. —Kallam Anji Reddy

The value of life is not in its duration, but in its donation. You are not important because of how long you live, you are important because of how effective you live. —Myles Munroe

However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. —Stephen Hawking

You must be the change you wish to see in the world. —Mohandas Gandhi

All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green. —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

I think it’s important to find the little things in everyday life that make you happy. —Paula Cole

‘Sunrise Sunset’ is about trying to get to a place where life is simple and not letting the stress and happenings in the world get in the way of your happiness. —Benny Cassette

Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you’re going to live your life. —Joel Osteen

I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life. —Corazon Aquino

The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination. —Carl Rogers

Instead of trying to make your life perfect, give yourself the freedom to make it an adventure, and go ever upward. —Drew Houston

We are constituted so that simple acts of kindness, such as giving to charity or expressing gratitude, have a positive effect on our long-term moods. The key to the happy life, it seems, is the good life: a life with sustained relationships, challenging work, and connections to community. —Paul Bloom

The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

So many people live within unhappy circumstances and yet will not take the initiative to change their situation because they are conditioned to a life of security, conformity, and conservation, all of which may appear to give one peace of mind, but in reality, nothing is more damaging to the adventurous spirit. —Christopher McCandless

You may not always have a comfortable life and you will not always be able to solve all of the world’s problems at once but don’t ever underestimate the importance you can have because history has shown us that courage can be contagious and hope can take on a life of its own. —Michelle Obama

The greatest gift of life is friendship, and I have received it. —Hubert H. Humphrey

We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us. —Joseph Campbell

Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. —Oscar Wilde

Life is a journey that must be traveled no matter how bad the roads and accommodations. —Oliver Goldsmith

Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee, the small child, and the smiling faces. Smell the rain, and feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential, and fight for your dreams. —Ashley Smith

You’re going to go through tough times – that’s life. But I say, ‘Nothing happens to you, it happens for you.’ See the positive in negative events. —Joel Osteen

The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun. —Christopher McCandless

All of life is peaks and valleys. Don’t let the peaks get too high and the valleys too low. —John Wooden

The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward. —Amelia Earhart

I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to. —Bob Marley

So long as the memory of certain beloved friends lives in my heart, I shall say that life is good. —Helen Keller

No matter what kind of challenges or difficulties or painful situations you go through in your life, we all have something deep within us that we can reach down and find the inner strength to get through them. —Alana Stewart

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

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. —Henry David Thoreau

Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. —Joshua J. Marine

Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. —Les Brown

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. —Albert Einstein

You are not in this world to live up to other people’s expectations, nor should you feel the world must live up to yours. —F Perl

One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure it’s worth watching. —Gerard Way

Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself. —Harvey Fierstein

Deep Quotes about Life

We all have two lives. The second one starts when we realize we only have one. —Tom Hiddleston

Authenticity is everything! You have to wake up every day and look in the mirror, and you want to be proud of the person who’s looking back at you. And you can only do that if you’re being honest with yourself and being a person of high character. You have an opportunity every single day to write that story of your life. —Aaron Rodgers

Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life. —Immanuel Kant

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

Your personal life, your professional life, and your creative life are all intertwined. I went through a few very difficult years where I felt like a failure. But it was actually really important for me to go through that. Struggle, for me, is the most inspirational thing in the world at the end of the day – as long as you treat it that way. —Skylar Grey

This life is like a swimming pool. You dive into the water, but you can’t see how deep it is. —Dennis Rodman

No life is without its regrets yet none is without its consolations. —King George III

I believe alien life is quite common in the universe, although intelligent life is less so. Some say it has yet to appear on planet Earth. —Stephen Hawking

Loneliness adds beauty to life. It puts a special burn on sunsets and makes night air smell better. —Henry Rollins

Never to do anything which I should be afraid to do if it were the last hour of my life. —Jonathan Edwards

The game of life is not so much in holding a good hand as playing a poor hand well. —H.T. Leslie

Life is not always a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well. —Jack London

Life is like walking through Paradise with peas in your shoes. —Charles Edward Jerningham

You can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards. So you have to trust that the dots will somehow connect in your future. You have to trust in something – your gut, destiny, life, karma, whatever. This approach has never let me down, and it has made all the difference in my life. —Steve Jobs

Our uniqueness, our individuality, and our life experience molds us into fascinating beings. I hope we can embrace that. I pray we may all challenge ourselves to delve into the deepest resources of our hearts to cultivate an atmosphere of understanding, acceptance, tolerance, and compassion. We are all in this life together. —Linda Thompson

God wants us to know that life is a series of beginnings, not endings. Just as graduations are not terminations, but commencements. Creation is an ongoing process, and when we create a perfect world where love and compassion are shared by all, suffering will cease. —Bernie Siegel

Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again. —Og Mandino

Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?” —Martin Luther King, Jr.

Each one of us has our own evolution of life, and each one of us goes through different tests which are unique and challenging. But certain things are common. And we do learn things from each other’s experience. On a spiritual journey, we all have the same destination. —A. R. Rahman

Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it. —C. S. Lewis

Unlike a drop of water which loses its identity when it joins the ocean, man does not lose his being in the society in which he lives. Man’s life is independent. He is born not for the development of the society alone, but for the development of his self. —B. R. Ambedkar

Your way of thinking affects your life very deeply. So think positive and be positive. —Anurag Prakash Ray

The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly. —F. Scott Fitzgerald

Life begins at the end of your comfort zone. —Neale Donald Walsch

We ask for long life, but ’tis deep life, or noble moments that signify. Let the measure of time be spiritual, not mechanical. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never underestimate the importance of having someone in your life who makes you want to be a better person. —Dauvoire

Life is in ourselves and not in the external. —Fyodor Dostoevsky

The more I see the less I know for sure. —John Lennon

Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people. —Albert Einstein

Our greatest achievement in life is being happy with the little things that probably means nothing to others. —Hermann J Steinherr

Our task in life is to find our deep soul work and throw ourselves headlong into it. —Phil Cousineau

If you ever discover that what you’re seeing is a play within a play, just slow down, take a deep breath, and hold on for the ride of your life. —Jack Handey

To find your own way is to follow your bliss. This involves analysis, watching yourself and seeing where real deep bliss is – not the quick little excitement, but the real deep, life-filling bliss. —Joseph Campbell

We are always getting ready to live but never living. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

Lies hurt people; imagination makes life more fun. —Dean Koontz

Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. —John W. Gardner

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

Take life one step at a time look forward to your future, stop looking back and regretting the past, the past is the past because it does not last! —Abhishek Tiwari

The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life. —Leo Tolstoy

As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better. —Steve Maraboli

Our lives improve only when we take chances…and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves. —Walter Anderson

What matters in life is what you care about and what you will continue to make effort towards caring about it. —Nokwethemba Nkosi

Meaning of Life Quotes

Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it. —Charles R. Swindoll

The sole meaning of life is to serve humanity. —Leo Tolstoy

Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor. —Sholom Aleichem

The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer. ―Arnold Schwarzenegger

I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance. ―Pablo Casals

Whatever we are, whatever we make of ourselves, is all we will ever have—and that, in its profound simplicity, is the meaning of life. ―Philip Appleman

The meaning of life is whatever we choose. ―Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Because if you’ve found meaning in your life, you don’t want to go back. You want to go forward. —Morrie Schwartz

The meaning of life is whatever you ascribe it to be. Being alive is the meaning. ―Joseph Campbell

The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. ―Nelson Henderson

Life has no meaning. Each of us has meaning and we bring it to life. It is a waste to be asking the question when you are the answer. —Joseph Campbell

The ultimate aim of the human mind, in all its efforts, is to become acquainted with truth. ―Eliza Farnham

I ask of life to shine meaning in everyone who is searching. ―Aurora Hernandez

Life has no meaning the moment you loose the illusion of being eternal. —Jean-Paul Sartre

What is the essence of life? To serve others and to do good. —Aristotle

Life is about how much you can take and keep fighting, how much you can suffer and keep moving forward. —Anderson Silva

We’re here for a reason. I believe a bit of the reason is to throw little torches out to lead people through the dark. ―Whoopi Goldberg

The meaning of life is not an unquestionable answer; it is an unanswerable question. —Terri Guillemets

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. —George Bernard Shaw

I believe that I am not responsible for the meaningfulness or meaninglessness of life, but that I am responsible for what I do with the life I’ve got. —Hermann Hesse

Meaning of life: to shine a light where there is no light and take responsibility for shining that light. —Noelani Musicaro

Whatever we are, whatever we make of ourselves, is all we will ever have – and that, in its profound simplicity, is the meaning of life. —Philip Appleman

The purpose of life is a life of purpose. —Robert Byrne

Philosophers can debate the meaning of life, but you need a Lord who can declare the meaning of life. —Max Lucado

What’s the meaning of life? Other people. —John Green

The meaning of life… I think the meaning of life is, I think it’s love. —Julie Benz

Life is a fairy tale. Live it with wonder and amazement. —Welwyn Wilton Katz

Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is not something discovered: it is something molded. —Charles-Augustin Sainte-Beuve

The meaning of life is life. —Alan Alda

The meaning of life is to adventurously discover our gift. The purpose of life is joyfully share our gift with the world. —Robert John Cook

Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself. —Antoine de Saint-Exupery

What is the meaning of life? To be happy and useful. —H.H. the Dalai Lama

There is not one big cosmic meaning for all; there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person. ―Anais Nin

Everyone now knows how to find the meaning of life within himself. ―Kurt Vonnegut

We get to choose the meaning for our lives. Our lives mean exactly what we say they do – no more, no less. Each of us chooses their path in life. ―Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Purpose is what gives life a meaning. —Charles Henry Parkhurst

There is only one meaning of life: the act of living itself. —Erich Fromm

Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning of life by ourselves alone-we find it with another. —Thomas Merton

Why, in the presence of Death. Do we then, seek the meaning of Life. —Robyn Redmile

The meaning of life is to find a purpose to live for. —Aleksandr Sebryakov

I feel the capacity to care is the thing which gives life its deepest significance. —Pablo Casals

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away. —William Shakespeare

We should give meaning to life, not wait for life to give us meaning. —Stacy

Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner. —Les Brown

It is while you are patiently toiling at the little tasks of life that the meaning and shape of the great whole of life dawn on you. —Phillips Brooks

The meaning of life is to give life meaning. —Ken Hudgins

The meaning of life is that it stops. —Franz Kafka

Our obligation is to give meaning to life and in doing so to overcome the passive, indifferent life. —Elie Wiesel

The fact that life has no meaning is a reason to live – moreover, the only one. —E. M. Cioran

I don’t know the meaning of life, but I know compassion is the key. —Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The meaning of life can be found in the search. —Reza Farivar

Enjoy Life Quotes

I believe that God put us in this jolly world to be happy and enjoy life. —Robert Baden-Powell

Do what you need to do and enjoy life as it happens. —John Scalzi

I like people that enjoy life, ’cause I do the same. —Lil Wayne

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored. —Earl Nightingale

The most important thing is to enjoy your life – to be happy – it’s all that matters. —Audrey Hepburn

Life is like a roller coaster, live it, be happy, enjoy life. —Avril Lavigne

I decided to fly through the air and live in the sunlight and enjoy life as much as I could. —Evel Knievel

Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going to fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why. —Eddie Cantor

Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things. —Kenneth Branagh

The secret of life is enjoying the passage of time. —James Taylor

I believe that if life gives you lemons, you should make lemonade… And try to find somebody whose life has given them vodka, and have a party. —Ron White

Life is meant to be fun, and joyous and fulfilling. May each of yours be that. ―Jim Henson, It’s Not Easy Being Green: And Other Things to Consider

Fully embrace the now, no matter what the situation. —Patrick Flynn

Live in the moment. Forget the past and don’t concern yourself with the future. —Tanner Christensen

Participate in life instead of just watching it pass you by. —Lindsey Wonderson

Enjoy life. There’s plenty of time to be dead. —Hans Christian Andersen

I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well. —Diane Ackerman

Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today. —James Dean

We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. —Joseph Campbell

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined. —Henry David Thoreau

Slow down and remember this: Most things make no difference. —Tim Ferriss

Stop seeking out the storms and enjoy more fully the sunlight. —Gordon B. Hinckley

Do what makes you happy, be with who makes you smile, laugh as much as you breathe, and love as long as you live. —Rachel Ann Nunes

In all of living, have much fun and laughter. Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured. —Gordon B. Hinckley

The safest course is to do nothing against one’s conscience. With this secret, we can enjoy life and have no fear from death. —Voltaire

If you go around being afraid, you’re never going to enjoy life. You have only one chance, so you’ve got to have fun. —Lindsey Vonn

I enjoy life when things are happening. I don’t care if it’s good things or bad things. That means you’re alive. —Joan Rivers

Simply enjoy life and the great pleasures that come with it. —Karolina Kurkova

Live every day as if it were going to be your last; for one day you’re sure to be right. —Harry Morant

Slow down and enjoy life. It’s not only the scenery you miss by going too fast – you also miss the sense of where you are going and why. —Eddie Cantor

The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. —Eleanor Roosevelt

Stop seeking out the storms and enjoy more fully the sunlight. ―Gordon B. Hinckley

Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured. ―Gordon B. Hinckley

I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it. ―Rita Mae Brown

It isn’t what you have or who you have or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it. ―Dale Carnegie

Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. ―Emily Dickinson

No man is a failure who is enjoying life. —William Feather

I just enjoy life now. I just enjoy every morning I get to wake up. —Nas

Do what you need to do and enjoy life as it happens. ―John Scalzi

Take a step back, evaluate what is important, and enjoy life. ―Teri Garr

Funny Quotes about Life

If logic tells you that life is a meaningless accident, don’t give up on life. Give up on logic. —Shira Millgrom

I think I’ve discovered the secret of life – you just hang around until you get used to it. —Charles Schulz

Life is not like a box of chocolates. It’s more like a jar of jalapenos. What you do today might burn your ass tomorrow.

Life is just one damned thing after another. —Elbert Hubbard

The mystics tell us life is an illusion. So eat whatever you want. —Greg Tamblyn

Life doesn’t imitate art, it imitates bad television. —Woody Allen

When I hear someone sigh that life is hard, I am tempted to ask, ‘compared to what? —Sydney Harris

When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained. —Mark Twain

Life is a rainbow which also includes black. —Yevgeny Yevtushenko

It may be that your sole purpose in life is simply to serve as a warning to others.

I don’t suffer from insanity. I enjoy every minute of it. —Sherrilyn Kenyon, Dance with the Devil

In life, as in a football game, the principle to follow is: Hit the line hard. —Theodore Roosevelt

If everything seems to be going well, you have obviously overlooked something. —Steven Wright

Life was a funny thing that happened to me on the way to the grave. —Quentin Crisp

We never really grow up. We just learn how to act in public. —Bryan White

Life is magical and messy; it’s Hogwarts and warthogs. —Greg Tamblyn

When I’m right, no one remembers, when I’m wrong, no one forgets.

We can’t all be heroes because somebody has to sit on the curb and clap as they go by. —Will Rogers

After one look at this planet, any visitor from outer space would say, “I want to see the manager!” —William S. Burroughs

When everything’s coming your way, you’re in the wrong lane. —Steven Wright

Life is like a roll of toilet paper; the closer you get to the end, the faster it goes. —Andy Rooney

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. —Elbert Hubbard

For most men, life is a search for the proper Manila envelope in which to get themselves filed. —Clifton Fadiman

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome. —Isaac Asimov

Life is just a phase you’re going through, you’ll get over it.

Life moves pretty fast; if you don’t stop and look around every once in awhile, you could miss it. —John Hughes

If life is giving you lemons, you’re going to the wrong grocery store. —Greg Tamblyn

Life is not so bad if you have plenty of luck, a good physique and not too much imagination. —Christopher Isherwood

I am not an eccentric. It’s just that I am more alive than most people. I am an unpopular electric eel in a pool of catfish. —Dame Edith Sitwell

Life is a PhD program. May you graduate with humor! —Greg Tamblyn

Life is like arriving late for a movie, having to figure out what was going on without bothering everybody with a lot of questions, and then being unexpectedly called away before you find out how it ends. —Joseph Campbell

Whenever you begin to feel a tinge of envy, repeat to yourself: ‘Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s life.’ —Mardy Grothe

The best things in life aren’t things. —Ann Landers

When I’m not in my right mind, my left mind gets pretty crowded. —Stephen Wright

Judging by my life, I think I’ve got one of those guardian angels that’s still trying to earn its wings. —Melanie White

Life is always a tightrope or a feather bed. Give me the tightrope. —Edith Wharton

Sometimes you need to unplug your life, wait 60 seconds, then plug it back in.

I know the world isn’t fair, but why isn’t it ever unfair in my favor? —Bill Watterson

Life is a game, the first rule of which is that it is not a game. —Alan Watts

You should not confuse your career with your life. —Dave Barry

Life is like photography. You use the negative to develop. —Swami Beyondananda (Steve Bhaerman)

Life is much more manageable when thought of as a scavenger hunt as opposed to a surprise party. —Jimmy Buffett

Life is a journey but don’t worry, you’ll find a parking spot at the end. —Isaac Asimov

Happy Life Quotes

A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy dare live. —Bertrand Russell

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life. —Omar Khayyam

When you work too much, you are boring – that is possible. But to have a happy life, if you can do several things in the correct way, that is perfect. —Diego Della Valle

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude. —Denis Waitley

Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is. —Mary Anne Roadacher-Hershey

It’s all about quality of life and finding a happy balance between work and friends and family. —Philip Green

At the end of the day, life is about being happy being who you are, and I feel like we are so blessed to have the support system and the best family to really just support each other no matter what we’re going through. —Kim Kardashian

One of the luckiest things that can happen to you in life is, I think, to have a happy childhood. —Agatha Christie

Life is full of happiness and tears; be strong and have faith. —Kareena Kapoor Khan

Happiness is a choice. You can choose to be happy. There’s going to be stress in life, but it’s your choice whether you let it affect you or not. —Valerie Bertinelli

An enlightened person strives to live a meaningful life, defined by their personal humility joy, passion, and profound reverence for life. —Kilroy J. Oldster

He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe. —Marcus Aurelius

We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have. —Frederick Keonig

A solid sense of self will help a person to lead a full and happy life. —Kimberly Elise

If you are not happy with your life, it is most probably because you have eagle eyes to see the negative parts of your life and almost blind to the beautiful side! —Mehmet Murat

Dance. Smile. Giggle. Marvel. Trust. Hope. Love. Wish. Believe. Most of all, enjoy every moment of the journey, and appreciate where you are at this moment instead of always focusing on how far you have to go. —Mandy Hale

It does not matter how long you are spending on the earth, how much money you have gathered or how much attention you have received. It is the amount of positive vibration you have radiated in life that matters. —Amit Ray

We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who, content with his life, can retire from the world like a satisfied guest. —Horace

We are constituted so that simple acts of kindness, such as giving to charity or expressing gratitude, have a positive effect on our long-term moods. The key to the happy life, it seems, is the good life: a life with sustained relationships, challenging work, and connections to community. —Paul Bloom

I figure, sometimes, bad things happen to us so we can achieve a higher purpose and attain greater happiness and fulfillment in life. —Omoakhuana Anthonia

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others. —Albert Camus

Never let people who are more unhappy than you tell you how to live your life. —Adam Smith

The love that comes from friendship is the underlying facet of a happy life. —Chelsea Handler

I’ve come to realize that just making yourself happy is the most important. Never be ashamed of what you feel. You have the right to feel any emotion that you want and do what makes you happy. —Demi Lovato

A life without suffering is a life without happiness. —Dr T.P.Chia

The secret of being happy is accepting where you are in life and making the most out of everyday.

Negative emotions like loneliness, envy, and guilt have an important role to play in a happy life; they’re big, flashing signs that something needs to change. —Gretchen Rubin

The good life, as I conceive it, is a happy life. I do not mean that if you are good you will be happy; I mean that if you are happy you will be good. —Bertrand Russell

How much you enjoy your life is more important than how much you have in life. —Dr T.P.Chia

He who has learned to pray has learned the greatest secret of a holy and happy life. —William Law

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction that one is loved; loved for oneself, or better yet, loved despite oneself. —Victor Hugo

If you want to be happy, set a goal that commands your thoughts, liberates your energy, and inspires your hopes. —Andrew Carnegie

Be happy with what you have. Be excited about what you want. —Alan Cohen

A happy life is one spent in learning, earning, and yearning. —Lillian Gish

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking. —Marcus Aurelius

Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity. —Carl Jung

Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy. —Robert Anthony

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

Lead the life that will make you kindly and friendly to everyone about you, and you will be surprised what a happy life you will lead. —Charles M. Schwab

A happy life is a virtuous life. —Omoakhuana Anthonia

Remember this, very little is needed to make a happy life. —Marcus Aurelius

Life is Beautiful Quotes

Life is beautiful. Let the future generations cleanse it of all evil, oppression, and violence, and enjoy it to the full. —Leon Trotsky

Keep smiling, because life’s beautiful and there’s so much to smile about. —Marilyn Monroe

Life is beautiful and living is pain. —Hunter S. Thompson

I was poor but I knew that life is beautiful. And I had no other ambition than to discover with the help of new means those deep inner ties that linked me to the very soil. —Maurice de Vlaminck

Life is beautiful, but you don’t have a clue. —Lana Del Rey

I take pride in the fact that people go home having felt that for 90 minutes today, life is beautiful – and that’s it, basically. That’s why professional football exists. —Arsene Wenger

Walt Disney had a very clear sense of why. He was about happiness. Remember when Disney was founded, it was during war. People said that life sucked. And he said, “No.” He was an eternal optimist who said: “Life is beautiful. It’s about giving. It’s about family.” Look what happened. His cause grew and people committed themselves to helping him grow the Disney why and it was hugely successful. —Simon Sinek

Smiling is definitely one of the best beauty remedies. If you have a good sense of humor and a good approach to life, that’s beautiful. —Rashida Jones

Life is beautiful but people are crazy. —Charles Osgood

Life is beautiful. Look around. Don’t take anything for granted. —Martha Williamson

Life is beautiful, and terrible, and strange. —Johnette Napolitano

Don’t let those fools blow your cool! Stay righteous to yourself and follow your dreams no matter what! Life is beautiful if you make it that way. —Dahvie Vanity

Life is beautiful, as long as it consumes you. When it is rushing through you, destroying you, life is gorgeous, glorious. It’s when you burn a slow fire and save fuel, that life’s not worth having. —D. H. Lawrence

Relax! Life is beautiful! —David L. Wolper

When you’ve lost it all, that’s when you realize that life is beautiful. —Nikki Sixx

Life is beautiful because it doesn’t last. —Brit Marling

My theory on life is that life is beautiful. Life doesn’t change. You have a day, and a night, and a month, and a year. We people change – we can be miserable or we can be happy. It’s what you make of your life. —Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

I suppose there are a lot of reasons to be jaded or sarcastic or bitter in life, but I hang on to the reasons why life is beautiful. —Kelli O’Hara

Life is beautiful. Some people just remind you of that more than others. —Erica Bauermeister

Life is Too Short Quotes

Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious. —Phillips Brooks

Life is too short to worry about anything. You had better enjoy it because the next day promises nothing. —Eric Davis

Life’s too short not to spend every waking moment doing something you love. —Joely Sue Burkhart

Do what you love to do and give it your very best. Whether it’s business or baseball, or the theater, or any field. If you don’t love what you’re doing and you can’t give it your best, get out of it. Life is too short. You’ll be an old man before you know it. —Al Lopez

Life is too short to spend in negativity. So I have made a conscious effort to not be where I don’t want to be. —Hugh Dillon

If you want something, don’t wish for it. Life is too short to wait. —Stephen Hines

Life is too short to harbor any hostilities towards anybody. —Peabo Bryson

Live honestly to a higher note. Life is too short. So, do the best you can and live your life to a higher note. —Kimora Lee Simmons

Life is too short to live in fear. Yet life may be the longest moment faced with tears. —Aly Johnson

There comes a time in your life when you have to let go of all the pointless drama and the people who create it and surround yourself with people who make you laugh so hard that you forget the bad and focus solely on the good. After all, life is too short to be anything but happy. —Karl Marx

Life is too short not to experiment. —Jamelia

Life is too short to do the things you don’t love doing. —Bruce Dickinson

There’s not enough time to be disrespecting. Life is too short. —Mary J. Blige

Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor. —Benjamin Disraeli

Life is too short and memories are forever! —Regulo Zapata Jr.

Don’t be afraid to make mistakes. But if you do, make new ones. Life is too short to make the wrong choice twice. —Joyce Rachelle

Don’t wake up in the morning thinking about the worst things that could happen today, but focus on those great things you can achieve today. Life is too short for worries. —Terry Mark

If there’s even a slight chance at getting something that will make you happy, risk it. Life’s too short and happiness is too rare. —A.R. Lucas

Life is too short to do anything that’s not challenging. —Michael Mayer

I think life is far too short to concentrate on your past. I rather look into the future. —Lou Reed

Life is too short to be doing work that doesn’t make you feel happy and fulfilled. I’d rather wait for the right project, as opposed to just taking whatever is handed to me. —Amanda Crew

Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don’t. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, they just promised it would most likely be worth it. —Harvey MacKay

Life is too short to stress yourself with people who don’t even deserve to be an issue in your life.

Life is too short to walk around angry! So be happy and sing it out loud!

Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you.

Life is too short for long-term grudges. Elon Musk

Life is too short not to celebrate nice moments! —Jurgen Klopp

Life is too short to be scared and not take risks. I’d rather be the person that’s like, ‘I messed up,’ than, ‘I wish I did that.’ —Justine Skye

Life is too short to not have fun; we are only here for a short time compared to the sun and the moon and all that. —Coolio

Life is too short to miss out on the beautiful things like a double cheeseburger. —Channing Tatum

Life is too short to do the things you don’t love doing. Bruce Dickinson

I have always believed that life is too short for rows and disagreements. Even if I think I’m right, I would prefer to apologize and remain friends rather than win and be an enemy. —Maeve Binchy

I’m an incurable optimist, and I’m a great believer in never looking back. Life is too short, and new challenges are exciting. —Cherie Blair

There’s no point in getting too worried about things, because life is too short. —Dolores O’Riordan

I fear that the day I die, I am going to die without accomplishing what I have in my mind. Life is too short, and a lot of things can happen, and I am really keen to see it with my own eyes – and that is why I am in a hurry. —Mohammad bin Salman

I’m not someone who dwells upon past events, taking the view that life is too short. —Charles Kennedy

Life is too short. I don’t have time to speak slowly. —Dev Anand

Quotes on Life Lessons

Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of doing nothing. —Denis Waitley

It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life. —Elizabeth Kenny

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. —Robert Frost

The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity. —Lewis Grizzard

If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough. —Meister Eckhart

Sports teaches you character, it teaches you to play by the rules, it teaches you to know what it feels like to win and lose-it teaches you about life. —Billie Jean King

I have found that if you love life, life will love you back. —Arthur Rubinstein

It’s supposed to be hard. If it were easy, everyone would do it. —Jimmy Dugan

I always say that the times in my life when I’ve been happiest are the times when I’ve seen, like, a sunset. —Chris Evans

If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of. —Bruce Lee

I don’t regret what I’ve been through. I’ve had ups and downs, super highs and some really low lows. I’ve been so blessed that I could never say, ‘I wish this didn’t happen.’ It’s part of who I am. There’s nothing in my life that’s so ugh. —Jennifer Lopez

There is nothing I can do to undo what I did. I can only say again how sorry I am to those I let down and then strive to go forward with a greater sense of humility and purpose, and with gratitude to those who stood with me during a very difficult chapter in my life. —David Petraeus

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. —Soren Kierkegaard

Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent. —Billy Graham

Life is all about evolution. What looks like a mistake to others has been a milestone in my life. Even if people have betrayed me, even if my heart was broken, even if people misunderstood or judged me, I have learned from these incidents. We are human and we make mistakes, but learning from them is what makes the difference. —Amisha Patel

Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery – there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair. —Rick Warren

Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself, and know that everything in life has purpose. There are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings given to us to learn from. —Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

The things which hurt, instruct. —Benjamin Franklin

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. —George Bernard Show

Never become so much of an expert that you stop gaining expertise. View life as a continuous learning experience. ―Denis Waitley

If you are not part of the solution, you’re part of the problem.

You don’t learn to walk by following rules. You learn by doing, and by falling over. —Richard Branson

If you don’t know who’s the fool is in a room full of smart people, chances are – it’s you.

Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.

Life’s best lessons seem to be learned at the worst times.

A hungry stomach, an empty pocket, and broken heart teach the best lessons of life.

There’s a time to be a nice person, and there’s a time to say enough is enough.

Never be defined by your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.

Better to die on one’s feet than to live on one’s knees. ―Emiliano Zapata

You have to do what is right for you. No one else is walking in your shoes.

To understand a person’s character, don’t just look at their action, observe their reaction. It is harder to fake a reaction.

I cried because I had no shoes, then I met a man who had no feet.

Enjoy life by limiting your emotional baggage to a small carry on. ―Tim Fargo

You see a person’s true colors when you are no longer beneficial to their life.

Never make decisions when you’re angry and never make promises when you’re happy.

You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.

Sometimes in life, your situation will keep repeating itself until you learn your lesson.

Forgiveness is not something we do for other people. It’s something we do for ourselves to move on.

You can lie down for people to walk on you and they will still complain that you are not flat enough. Just live your life.

If you try to control everything and then worry about the things you can’t control, you are setting yourself up for a lifetime of frustration and misery.

Sometimes it’s not the people who change, it’s the mask that falls off.

We stopped checking for monsters under our bed when we realized they were inside us.

Be careful with your words, once they are said, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.

Only 3 things can change our lives – love, death and religion.

One of the hardest lessons in life is letting go. Whether it’s guilt, anger, love, loss or betrayal. Change is never easy. We fight to hold on and we fight to let go.

Don’t tell your problems to everyone. 80% don’t care and the other 20% are glad you have them.

We tend to forget that happiness doesn’t come as a result of getting something we don’t have, but rather of recognizing and appreciating what we do have.

What’s done is done, what’s gone is gone. One of life’s lessons is always moving on. It’s OK to look back and think of fond memories but keep moving forward.

No matter who tries to teach you lessons about life, you won’t understand it until you go through it on your own.

Sometimes painful things can teach us lessons that we didn’t think we needed to know.

Don’t let someone who did you wrong make you think there’ something wrong with you. Don’t devalue yourself because they didn’t value you. Know your worth even if they don’t.

The truth is… not everyone will appreciate what you do for them. You have to figure out who is worth your kindness and who is just taking advantage.

Show respect even to people who don’t deserve it; not as a reflection of their character, but as a reflection of yours.

You can’t control everything. Sometimes you just need to relax and have faith that things will work out. Let go a little and just let life happen.

Don’t worry about what people say behind your back, they are the people who are always finding faults in your life instead of fixing the faults in their own life.

Whoever is trying to bring you down is already below you.

Motivational Quotes about Life

You can’t go around building a better world for people. Only people can build a better world for people. Otherwise it’s just a cage. —Terry Pratchett

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. —Carol Burnett

The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams. —Oprah Winfrey

Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. —Steve Jobs

The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday. —Unknown

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself. —Harvey Fierstein

Remember your dreams and fight for them. You must know what you want from life. There is just one thing that makes your dream become impossible: the fear of failure. —Paulo Coelho

Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact. —William James

I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. —Michael Jordan

A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life. —Charles Darwin

All the adversity I’ve had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me… You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. —Walt Disney

I think you need to go through some stuff to really appreciate life and understand what it means to persevere, overcome and have faith. I think those tough times make you a stronger person. —Judith Hill

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment. —Buddha

All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence, and then success is sure. —Mark Twain

The first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: Decide what you want. —Ben Stein

Whatever you do, do with determination. You have one life to live; do your work with passion and give your best. Whether you want to be a chef, doctor, actor, or a mother, be passionate to get the best result. —Alia Bhatt

I hated every minute of training, but I said, ‘Don’t quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.’ —Muhammad Ali

What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds. —Wayne Dyer

Be willing to step outside your comfort zone once in a while; take the risks in life that seem worth taking. The ride might not be as predictable if you’d just planted your feet and stayed put, but it will be a heck of a lot more interesting. —Edward Whitacre, Jr.

Winning is great, sure, but if you are really going to do something in life, the secret is learning how to lose. Nobody goes undefeated all the time. If you can pick up after a crushing defeat, and go on to win again, you are going to be a champion someday. —Wilma Rudolph

Sad Quotes about Life

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone. —Harriet Beecher Stowe

It’s easy to cry when you realize that everyone you love will reject you or die. —Chuck Palahniuk

Life is divided into the horrible and the miserable. —Woody

Life isn’t fair. It’s just fairer than death, that’s all. —William Goldman

Loneliness is my least favorite thing about life. The thing that I’m most worried about is just being alone without anybody to care for or someone who will care for me. —Anne Hathaway

Do what you feel in your heart to be right, for you’ll be criticized anyway. —Eleanor Roosevelt

Here is the tragedy: when you are the victim of depression, not only do you feel utterly helpless and abandoned by the world, you also know that very few people can understand, or even begin to believe, that life can be this painful. There is nothing I can think of that is quite as isolating as this. —Giles Andreae

There comes a time when you have to choose between turning the page and closing the book. —Josh Jameson

The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss. —Thomas Carlyle

Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have. —Louis E. Boone

Being unwanted, unloved, uncared for, forgotten by everybody, I think that is a much greater hunger, a much greater poverty than the person who has nothing to eat. —Mother Teresa

Dying seems less sad than having lived too little. —Gloria Steinem

Tears are the summer showers to the soul. —Alfred Austin

To dare to live alone is the rarest courage; since there are many who had rather meet their bitterest enemy in the field, than their own hearts in their closet. —Charles Caleb Colton

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive. —Elbert Hubbard

A useless life is an early death. —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

For some moments in life there are no words. —David Seltzer

A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants. —Arthur Schopenhauer

Everything in life is luck. —Donald Trump

The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy. —Jim Rohn

Sometimes when I say, “I am okay”, I want someone to look me in the eyes, hug me tight and say, “I know you are not.”

Money is human happiness in the abstract; he, then, who is no longer capable of enjoying human happiness in the concrete devotes himself utterly to money. —Arthur Schopenhauer

There are wounds that never show on the body that are deeper and more hurtful than anything that bleeds.

Sometimes, I feel the only way to be happy is to draw a circle around you and not care about what happens beyond it.

Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad. —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow If it were easy everybody would be doing it.

Your happiest day is someone’s worst

Difficulty can be displayed in front of you. Perseverance is admired from a distance.

You are allowed to feel messed up and inside out. It doesn’t mean you’re defective – it just means you’re human.

The only thing more exhausting than being depressed is pretending that you’re not.

I always hate getting flashbacks from things that I don’t want to remember.

Short Quotes about Life

You get in life what you have the courage to ask for. —Oprah Winfrey

Life would be tragic if it weren’t funny. —Stephen Hawking

Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful. —Thich Nhat Hanh

Life is a progress and not a station. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else. —Emily Dickinson

It is not the length of life, but depth of life. —Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is about making an impact, not making an income. —Kevin Kruse

Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive. —Matt Cameron

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. —Walter Bagehot

Life’s too mysterious to take too serious. —Mary Engelbreit

You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind. —Joyce Meyer

We do not remember days, we remember moments. —Cesare Pavese

Do not watch the clock. Do what it does. Keep going. —Sam Levenson

In youth we learn, in age we understand. —Marie Ebner-Eschenbach

Where there is love there is life. —Mahatma Gandhi

God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well. —Voltaire

Most important thing in life is learning how to fall. —Jeannette Walls

Life is a spell so exquisite that everything conspires to break it. —Emily Dickinson

The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living. —Marcus Tullius Cicero

Life is a game. Money is how we keep score. —Ted Turner

A life without cause is a life without effect. —Barbarella

Just when I think I have learned the way to live, life changes. —Hugh Prather

I think being in love with life is a key to eternal youth. —Doug Hutchison

If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor. —Eleanor Roosevelt

The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge. —Bertrand Russell

Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. —Emily Dickinson

Luck is great, but most of life is hard work. —Iain Duncan Smith

Life is short, and it is up to you to make it sweet. —Sarah Louise Delany

Life doesn’t require that we be the best, only that we try our best. —H. Jackson Brown Jr.

My life is my message. —Mahatma Gandhi

Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing. —Seneca

It is not the years in your life but the life in your years that counts. —Adlai E. Stevenson

Good health and good sense are two of life’s greatest blessings. —Publilius Syrus

The bird is powered by its own life and by its motivation. —A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Get busy living or get busy dying. —Stephen King

I tell you, in this world being a little crazy helps to keep you sane. —Zsa Zsa Gabor

Anyone who lives within their means suffers from a lack of imagination. —Oscar Wilde

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. —Helen Keller

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. —Mae West

Love the life you live. Live the life you love. —Bob Marley

Keep calm and carry on. —Winston Churchill

Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. —William Shakespeare

Life is ours to be spent, not to be saved. —D. H. Lawrence

The greatest pleasure of life is love. —Euripides

There is more to life than increasing its speed. —Mahatma Gandhi

Life is a long lesson in humility. —James M. Barrie

We are who we choose to be. —Green Goblin

There are three constants in life…change, choice and principles. —Stephen Covey

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. —Albert Einstein

Life is either a great adventure or nothing. —Helen Keller

For life and death are one, even as the river and the sea are one. —Khalil Gibran

The purpose of our lives is to be happy. —Dalai Lama

The only disability in life is a bad attitude. —Scott Hamilton

The only rule is don’t be boring and dress cute wherever you go. Life is too short to blend in. —Paris Hilton

Life is short, and we should respect every moment of it. —Orhan Pamuk

Bible Quotes about Life

Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me. —John 14:6 (KJV)

The Lord will keep you from all harm — he will watch over your life; the Lord will watch over your coming and going both now and forevermore. —Psalm 121:7-8 (NIV)

Be very careful, then, how you live — not as unwise but as wise, making the most of every opportunity, because the days are evil. —Ephesians 5:15-16 (NIV)

Whoever pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor. —Proverbs 21:21 (NIV)

For, Whoever would love life and see good days must keep their tongue from evil and their lips from deceitful speech. They must turn from evil and do good; they must seek peace and pursue it. —1 Peter 3:10-11 (NIV)

I call heaven and earth to record this day against you, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and cursing: therefore choose life, that both thou and thy seed may live. —Deuteronomy 30:19 (KJV)

Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more than food, and the body more than clothes? —Matthew 6:25 (NIV)

Then Jesus declared, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never go hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.” —John 6:35 (NIV)

Surely your goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever. —Psalm 23:6 (NIV)

And we know that all things work together for good to them that love God, to them who are the called according to his purpose. —Romans 8:28 (KJV)

For I command you today to love the Lord your God, to walk in obedience to him, and to keep his commands, decrees and laws; then you will live and increase, and the Lord your God will bless you in the land you are entering to possess. —Deuteronomy 30:16 (NIV)

Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy; without holiness no one will see the Lord. —Hebrews 12:14 (NIV)

I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. —Galatians 2:20 (NIV)

You make known to me the path of life; in your presence their is fullness of joy; at your right hand are pleasures forever. —Psalm 16:11 (ESV)

The only peace we can find in our soul is when we accept the truth of our nature, the beauty of God and the gift of life and salvation that is in Christ Jesus. For who-so-ever calls on the Name of the Lord shall be Saved. —Romans 10:13 (NKJV)

Blessed is the man who remains steadfast under trial, for when he has stood the test he will receive the crown of life, which God has promised to those who love him. —James 1:12 (ESV)

Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, I will never leave you nor forsake you. —Hebrews 13:5 (ESV)

For whoever wants to save their life will lose it, but whoever loses their life for me will find it. —Matthew 16:25 (NIV)

Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom. —James 3:13 (NIV)

Whoever heeds discipline shows the way to life, but whoever ignores correction leads others astray. —Proverbs 10:17 (NIV)

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about itself. Each day has enough trouble of its own. —Matthew 6:34 (NIV)

Proverbs about Life

You’ve got to do your own growing, no matter how tall your grandfather was. —Irish Proverb

Be happy while you’re living, for you’re a long time dead. —Scottish Proverb

If you can’t live longer, live deeper. —Italian Proverb

To believe in one’s dreams is to spend all of one’s life asleep. —Chinese Proverb

Fall seven times, stand up eight. —Japanese Proverb

He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever. —Chinese Proverb

A diamond with a flaw is better than a common stone that is perfect. —Chinese Proverb

Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows fall behind you. —Maori Proverb

The pen is mightier than the sword. —English Proverb

If your strength is small, don’t carry heavy burdens. If your words are worthless, don’t give advice. —Chinese Proverb

There is no shame in not knowing; the shame lies in not finding out. —Russian Proverb

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow. —Chinese Proverb

Truth is more valuable if it takes you a few years to find it. —French Proverb

Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness. —Chinese Proverb

It takes a whole village to raise a child. —African Proverb

A wise man makes his own decisions, an ignorant man follows the public opinion. —Chinese Proverb

Life Quotes from Tumblr

Always pay attention to who is present and genuinely involved in your life at your hardest times. —Joe Kay

People can be so quiet about their pain, that you forget they are hurting. That is why it is so important to always be kind. —Nikita Gill

People go but how they left always stays. —Rupi Kaur; Milk & Honey

No matter what aggravates you, remember it is just a thought and you can let it go. —Deepak Chopra

Just remember that sometimes, the way you think about a person isn’t the way they actually are. —John Green; Paper Towns

If you’re interested in something, you will do what is convenient. If you’re committed to something, you will do whatever it takes. —Murray Smith

I’m not afraid of dying. Pieces of me die all the time. —Sage Francis

Don’t give up now. When the darkness is deepest the light is near. —Jerry Corstens

Life is too short to spend time with people who drag you down and prevent you from being happy.

I needed to be somewhere different. Maybe I needed to be someone different, too. —Heather Davis; The Clearing

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