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Life Quotes

Different people have different notions and interpretations regarding life. Some of them live their life with lots of tensions, while others prefer to enjoy each and every moment they live. Life quotes comprises of the sayings by famous people, on what living is all about. These quotations help you to understand the vital aspects of life as well as the ways to lead a happy life. They inspire us and infuse our mind with positive thoughts. We hope that our collection on famous life sayings helps you develop an optimistic approach towards life.

You can't have it all, all at once. Who - man or woman - has it all, all at once? Over my lifespan, I think I have had it all. But in different periods of time, things were rough. And if you have a caring life partner, you help the other person when that person needs it.

Healthcare as a human right, it means that every child, no matter where you are born, should have access to a college or trade-school education if they so choose it, and I think no person should be homeless if we can have public structures and public policy to allow for people to have homes and food and lead a dignified life in the United States.

Ralph Macchio

To me, in life, if you have a sense of humor about it, that's how you deal with anything.

Humor
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam

Never stop fighting until you arrive at your destined place - that is, the unique you. Have an aim in life, continuously acquire knowledge, work hard, and have perseverance to realise the great life.

Arnold Schwarzenegger

For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.

Johnny Depp

It's all kinds of these profound things crashing on you when your child arrives into the world. It's like you've met your reason to live.

Douglas MacArthur

In war, you win or lose, live or die - and the difference is just an eyelash.

Albert Camus

All men have a sweetness in their life. That is what helps them go on. It is towards that they turn when they feel too worn out.

Charles Bukowski

Bad taste creates many more millionaires than good taste.

William Blake

He who binds to himself a joy Does the winged life destroy; But he who kisses the joy as it flies Lives in eternity's sun rise.

Bertrand Russell

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.

Victor Hugo

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Robert Frost

Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor.

Lao Tzu

The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days.

Robert Louis Stevenson

An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.

John Milton

A good book is the precious lifeblood of a master spirit.

William Butler Yeats

Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire.

Arthur Ashe

You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing.

William James

Knowledge about life is one thing; effective occupation of a place in life, with its dynamic currents passing through your being, is another.

Khalil Gibran

Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Happiness is a butterfly, which when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Paulo Coelho

The moment of that kiss contained every happy moment I had ever lived.

Benjamin Disraeli

Fame and power are the objects of all men. Even their partial fruition is gained by very few; and that, too, at the expense of social pleasure, health, conscience, life.

William Morris

Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.

James M. Barrie

Life is a long lesson in humility.

John Ruskin

An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our hills, and let him study there what nature understands by a buttress, and what by a dome.

Thomas Merton

A life is either all spiritual or not spiritual at all. No man can serve two masters. Your life is shaped by the end you live for. You are made in the image of what you desire.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Youth comes but once in a lifetime.

Robert Browning

The aim, if reached or not, makes great the life: Try to be Shakespeare, leave the rest to fate!.

Horace Mann

Evil and good are God's right hand and left.

Nikki Giovanni

Everything will change. The only question is growing up or decaying.

H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

In business or in life, don't follow the wagon tracks too closely.

Edgar Watson Howe

All of the troubles that some people have in life is that which they married into.

I had a complicated home life, and my teachers, predominantly my theater teachers and my English teachers, were very dedicated to taking care of me in a particular way. And in doing so, I think I developed a very easy rapport with people older than myself.

Hope Hicks

I'm not ready to decide if modeling is what I want to do with my life.

Naomi Osaka

In a perfect dream, things would be set exactly the way you would want them. But I think it's more interesting that in real life, things aren't exactly the way you planned.

Jimmy Carter

We should live our lives as though Christ were coming this afternoon.

Drew Barrymore

I never regret anything. Because every little detail of your life is what made you into who you are in the end.

Sundar Pichai

My dad and mom did what a lot of parents did at the time. They sacrificed a lot of their life and used a lot of their disposable income to make sure their children were educated.

Time Parents Children
Charlie Chaplin

All my pictures are built around the idea of getting in trouble and so giving me the chance to be desperately serious in my attempt to appear as a normal little gentleman.

Lenny Kravitz

God is always in my life, and that's the most important thing to me.

Gautama Buddha

Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.

Oprah Winfrey

I am a woman in process. I'm just trying like everybody else. I try to take every conflict, every experience, and learn from it. Life is never dull.

Plato

Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous. Though the land be good, you cannot have an abundant crop without cultivation.

Eleanor Roosevelt

I have spent many years of my life in opposition, and I rather like the role.

Jim Morrison

Each generation wants new symbols, new people, new names. They want to divorce themselves from their predecessors.

James Madison

A popular government without popular information or the means of acquiring it, is but a prologue to a farce, or a tragedy, or perhaps both.

Guy Ritchie

What I liked about American movies when I was a kid was that they're sort of larger than life and I think I'm still suffering from that reaction.

Douglas MacArthur

Only those are fit to live who are not afraid to die.

Kevin Smith

Long time no see. I only pray the caliber of your questions has improved.

Thomas Paine

An army of principles can penetrate where an army of soldiers cannot.

John Milton

Death is the golden key that opens the palace of eternity.

William Butler Yeats

But I, being poor, have only my dreams; I have spread my dreams under your feet; Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

Khalil Gibran

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

Love Tree
William Morris

Fellowship is heaven, and lack of fellowship is hell; fellowship is life, and lack of fellowship is death; and the deeds that ye do upon the earth, it is for fellowship's sake that ye do them.

Audre Lorde

The quality of light by which we scrutinize our lives has direct bearing upon the product which we live, and upon the changes which we hope to bring about throu

Henry Miller

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.

Thomas Merton

Love is our true destiny. We do not find the meaning Of life by ourselves alone- We find it with another.

William Gibson

It's impossible to move, to live, to operate at any level without leaving traces, bits, seemingly meaningless fragments of personal information.

Achievement Information
P. G. Wodehouse

He was a tubby little chap who looked as if he had been poured into his clothes and had forgotten to say when.

Bill Watterson

God put me on this earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I am so far behind that I will never die.

Omar Khayyam

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Steven Wright

Cross country skiing is great if you live in a small country.

John Dryden

When I consider life, it is all a cheat. Yet fooled with hope, people favor this deceit.

Les Brown

A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.

Mitch Albom

People are only mean when they're threatened, and that's what our culture does. That's what our economy does.

Andre Gide

In hell there is no other punishment than to begin over and over again the tasks left unfinished in your lifetime.

Hillaire Belloc

Every major question in history is a religious question. It has more effect in molding life than nationalism or a common language.

Anatole France

Ignorance and error are necessary to life, like bread and water.

Eudora Welty

It had been startling and disappointing to me to find out that story books had been written by people, that books were not natural wonders, coming of themselves like grass.

Leo Buscaglia

I still get wildly enthusiastic about little things... I play with leaves. I skip down the street and run against the wind

Christopher Morley

From now until the end of time no one else will ever see life with my eyes, and I mean to make the best of my chance.

Cameron Diaz

I did all my heavy partying before I turned sixteen.

Queen Elizabeth II

The lessons from the peace process are clear; whatever life throws at us, our individual responses will be all the stronger for working together and sharing the load.

Peace Togetherness
Mahatma Gandhi

Where there is love there is life.

Jill Biden

Life is difficult, and if you sit around waiting for fun to show up, you'll find yourself going without it more often than not.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It requires more courage to suffer than to die.

Osama bin Laden

We love death. The U.S. loves life. That is the difference between us two.

Karl Marx

Capital is reckless of the health or length of life of the laborer, unless under compulsion from society.

Stephen King

Get busy living, or get busy dying.

Eleanor Roosevelt

I could not, at any age, be content to take my place by the fireside and simply look on. Life was meant to be lived. Curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.

Courtney Love

I like to behave in an extremely normal, wholesome manner for the most part in my daily life. Even if mentally I'm consumed with sick visions of violence, terror, sex and death.

Conan O'Brien

Nobody in life gets exactly what they thought they were going to get. But if you work really hard and you're kind, amazing things will happen.

Saint Augustine

Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.

Francis Bacon

A bachelor's life is a fine breakfast, a flat lunch, and a miserable dinner.

Albert Camus

But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads.

Henry James

It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance... and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process.

Bertrand Russell

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

Chanakya

A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.

John Stuart Mill

Life has a certain flavor for those who have fought and risked all that the sheltered and protected can never experience.

Vladimir Nabokov

Existence is a series of footnotes to a vast, obscure, unfinished masterpiece.

Blaise Pascal

Between us and heaven or hell there is only life, which is the frailest thing in the world.

Arthur Ashe

You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that.

William James

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

George Eliot

Acting is nothing more or less than playing. The idea is to humanize life.

Joseph Campbell

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Shape your heart to front the hour, but dream not that the hours will last.

Walter Winchell

The same thing happened today that happened yesterday, only to different people.

Zig Ziglar

If God would have wanted us to live in a permissive society He would have given us Ten Suggestions and not Ten Commandments.

Albert Schweitzer

Let me give you a definition of ethics: It is good to maintain and further life it is bad to damage and destroy life.