It is in our lives and not our words that our religion must be read.
The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss.
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
Always do right. This will gratify some people, and astonish the rest.
People who see life as anything more than pure entertainment are missing the point.
Life is the gathering of waves to a head, at death they break into a million fragments each one of which, however, is absorbed at once into the sea of life and helps to form a later generation which comes rolling on till it too breaks.
I have three phobias which, could I mute them, would make my life as slick as a sonnet, but as dull as ditch water - I hate to go to bed, I hate to get up, and I hate to be alone.
He who has nothing to die for has nothing to live for.
This life is a hospital where each patient is possessed by the desire to change his bed.
And I think that my whole life, looking back at it, I was so rooted in worldly things, in worldly values, fame, fashion and fortune and all the things that are just transient.
No one can pass through life, any more than he can pass through a bit of country, without leaving tracks behind, and those tracks may often be helpful to those coming after him in finding their way.
Life is a compromise of what your ego wants to do, what experience tells you to do, and what your nerves let you do.
We play out our days as we play out cards, taking them as they come, not knowing what they will be, hoping for a lucky card and sometimes getting one, often getting just the wrong one.
The purpose of your existence is yours alone to discover.
Realism in so far as it means reality to life is always bad art.
You ask What is life? That is the same as asking What is a carrot? A carrot is a carrot and we know nothing more.
If you want someone to be ignored, then build a life-size bronze statue of them and stick it in the middle of town.
Life is very marvelous. and to the wonders of the earth there is no end appointed.
When a person is born, he can embark on only one of three roads of life: if you go right, the wolves will eat you; if you go left, youll eat the wolves; if you go straight, youll eat yourself.
All the best sands of my life are somehow getting into the wrong end of the hourglass. If I could only reverse it! Were it in my power to do so, would I?
Life is what we make it, always has been, always will be.
I think humans will reach Mars, and I would like to see it happen in my lifetime.
Life is made up of constant calls to action, and we seldom have time for more than hastily contrived answers.
So precious life is! Even to the oldThe hours are as a misers coins!
Tragedy on the stage is no longer enough for me, I shall bring it into my own life.
Sex, a great and mysterious motive force in human life, has indisputably been a subject of absorbing interest to mankind through the ages.
Even more so than when we are awake, we are ourselves when we are asleep. We play all the parts.
Life is a train of moods like a string of beads; and as we pass through them they prove to be many colored lenses, which paint the world their own hue, and each shows us only what lies in its own focus.
Every moment of life is a step toward the grave.
Nothing sweetens life like a pleasant disposition.
It is always safe to learn, even from our enemies, seldom safe to venture to instruct, even our friends.
To think bad thoughts is really the easiest thing in the world. If you leave your mind to itself it will spiral down into ever-increasing unhappiness. To think good thoughts, however, requires effort. This is one of the things that discipline training is about.
Im living life right now, maine and this what Imma do til its over, til its over. but its far from over.
As we struggle to make sense of things, life looks on in repose.
Our hour is marked, and no one can claim a moment of life beyond what fate has predestined.
My party piece:I strike, then from the moment when the matchstickconjures up its light, to when the brightness movesbeyond its means, and dies, I say the storyof my life.
Life is possible only by the deficiencies of our imagination and memory.
Wouldve came back for you, I just needed time to do what I had to do; caught in the life. I cant let it go, whether thats right, I will never know
Water does not care whether you bathe in it or drown in it. The mountains do not care whether you climb them or go around them. The stars do not care whether man reaches them or not. The universe does not care whether man masters all the relationships of its forces and processes, or dies because he refuses to master them. Life continues as it uses those relationships to further its growth. It ceases when it becomes overcome by still other forces which it cannot master.
Life is the art of drawing sufficient conclusions from insufficient premises.
Life is so largely controlled by chance that its conduct can be but a perpetual improvisation.
All life is based on the fact that anything worth getting is hard to get. There is a price to be paid for anything. Scholarship can only be bought at the price of study, skill of craft or technique can only be bought at the price of practice, and eminence in any sport can only be bought at the price of training and discipline.
I quit school and its not because Im lazy. Im just not the social type and campus life is crazy.
The genre is broad and includes Life.
The life of a citizen is the property of his country.
I wish to live because life has within it that which is good, that which is beautiful and that which is love. Therefore, since I have known all of these things, I have found them to be reason enough and I wish to live. Moreover, because this is so, I wish others to live for generations and generations and generations.
Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood.
Focus on the quality of life. Add life to your years and then years will be added to your life.
Our life is a constant journey, from birth to death. The landscape changes, the people change, our needs change, but the train keeps moving. Life is the train, not the station. And what youre doing now isnt traveling, its just changing countries, which is completely different.Understand what is going on inside you and you will understand what is going on inside everyone else.
Some people make your life better by walking into it while other people make your life better by simply walking out of it.