Best Quotes About Life

Awesome Quotes and Sayings About Life

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When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, “I used everything you gave me.”

~Erma Bombeck


Life is simple, it’s just not easy.

~Author Unknown


Forgive, O Lord, my little jokes on Thee,
And I’ll forgive Thy great big one on me.

~Robert Frost


No person ever ended his eyesight by looking on the bright side.
No person ever ended his eyesight by looking on the bright side.


You fall out of your mother’s womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into your grave.

~Quentin Crisp


We know what we are but not what we may be.


Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.

~Danny Kaye


Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.

~Lillian Dickson


Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.

~Author Unknown


He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

~Friedrich Nietzsche


There was nowhere to go but everywhere, so just keep rolling under the stars.... Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.


I think everybody should get rich and famous and do everything they ever dreamed of so they can see that it’s not the answer.

~Jim Carrey


My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can.

~Cary Grant


Living involves tearing up one rough draft after another.

~Author Unknown


Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: “I am with you kid. Let’s go.”

~Maya Angelou


A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory.


Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.

~Mark Twain


There is no wealth but life.

~John Ruskin


Life will always remain a gamble, with prizes sometimes for the imprudent, and blanks so often to the wise.

~Jerome K. Jerome


Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.

~Eleanor Roosevelt


When I started counting my blessings, my whole life turned around.


The only way to have a life is to commit to it like crazy.

~Angelina Jolie


To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.

~Reba McEntire


He who has nothing to die for has nothing to live for.

~Moroccan Proverb


I wish to die knowing that I took a fleeting instant of eternity and fashioned from it a lifetime.

~Robert Brault


The greatest gift you can give another is the purity of your attention.


In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life. It goes on.

~Robert Frost


The art of life is the art of avoiding pain.

~Thomas Jefferson


The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth.

~Chinese Proverb


Life has its own hidden forces which you can only discover by living.

~Søren Kierkegaard


Every day may not be good but there's something good in every day.


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