Quotes about Life

Best Quotes about Life
Simple and Though Provoking Quotes about Life
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Albert Einstein

Life does not have to be perfect to be wonderful.

When life gives you lemons, squirt someone in the eye.
Cathy Guisewhite

Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
Steve Jobs

Life is unsure. Always eat your dessert first.

Live your life, do your work, then take your hat.
Henry David Thoreau

Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy.
Anne Frank

Life is one grand, sweet song, so start the music.
Ronald Reagan

Life is worth living as long as there's a laugh in it.
L.M. Montgomery

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

I think I've discovered the secret of life -- you just hang around until you get used to it.
Charles M. Schulz

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

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

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

You realize that our mistrust of the future makes it hard to give up the past.
Chuck Palahniuk

Everything you can imagine is real.
Pablo Picasso

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

Your life is an occasion. Rise to it.
Suzanne Weyn

If you care about something you have to protect it – If you’re lucky enough to find a way of life you love, you have to find the courage to live it.
John Irving

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

For every negative in life, there is a greater positive.

Inspirational Life Quotes
When was the last time, you did something for the first time?

Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.
Dr. Seuss

Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.

To be happy, make other people happy.
W. Clement Stone

Live life like there's no tomorrow.

Live simply so others may simply live.
Mother Teresa

In the book of life, the answers aren’t in the back.
Charlie Brown

Do one thing everyday that scares you.
Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Life's short. Live passionately.
Marc A. Pitman

Risks must be taken because the greatest hazard in life is to risk nothing.
Leo Buscaglia

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

The unexamined life is not worth living.

There's nowhere you can be that isn't where you're meant to be...
John Lennon

Tell the truth, or someone will tell it for you.
Stephanie Klein

A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.
Lao Tzu

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already 3-parts dead.
Bertrand Russell

That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.
Emily Dickinson

Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it's in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.
Nicholas Sparks

People aren't born good or bad. Maybe they're born with tendencies either way, but its the way you live your life that matters.
Cassandra Clare

It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.
J.K. Rowling

You cannot find peace by avoiding life.
Virginia Woolf

May you live every day of your life.
Jonathan Swift

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
Victor Hugo

Scar tissue is stronger than regular tissue. Realize the strength, move on.
Henry Rollins

Life is not an exact science, it is an art.
Samuel Butler

Life is the best thing in the world, those who disprove are fools

Do I not destroy my enemies when I make them my friends?
Abraham Lincoln

Get busy living or get busy dying.
Stephen King

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

The past has no power over the present moment.
Eckhart Tolle

People in your life will come and go like the ocean tides, but few will leave such an imprint on your soul that it can not be washed away.

Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
Stephen King

Life is enjoyment, enjoyment is Whiskey, but Whiskey is not life.

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

A thing of beauty is a joy forever: its loveliness increases; it will never pass into nothingness.
John Keats

Life is about everything, but without love it's nothing.

Love and life can't be separate.

Is life not a hundred times too short for us to stifle ourselves.
Friedrich Nietzsche

The meaning of life is anything you want it to be

An aim in life is the only fortune worth finding.
Robert Louis Stevenson

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

Life is pain, highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something.
William Goldman

Reality continues to ruin my life.
Bill Watterson

Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.
Brendan Gill

The only escape from the miseries of life are music and cats...
Albert Schweitzer

Nobody ever said that life is fair.

Simple Quotes about Life
To do: Live in the Moment
Life isn’t fair. — No, it’s not, is it!

Life is too short to waste time on books that end badly
Jayne Ann Krentz

Don't take life too seriously, nobody ever makes it out alive anyway.
Van Wilder

Experience is like a comb that life gives you when you are bald.
Navjot Singh Sidhu

Life has become immeasurably better since I have been forced to stop taking it seriously.
Hunter S. Thompson

I don't know the question, but sex is definitely the answer.
Woody Allen

Don't take it too hard. I've done a lot of stupid things in my life too.
Charlie Brown

Inspiring Life Quotes
Live for the journey, not the desitination
Life is a bowl of cherries. Some cherries are rotten while others are good; its your job to throw out the rotten ones and forget about them while you enjoy eating the ones that are good! There are two kinds of people: those who choose to throw out the good cherries and wallow in all the rotten ones, and those who choose to throw out all the rotten ones and savor all the good ones.
C. JoyBell C.

Life is full of choices, but you never get any!
Charlie Brown

If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.
Emily Dickinson

"Be yourself" is about the worst advice you can give some people.
Tom Masson

Life is half spent before we know what it is.
George Herbert

Maybe everyone can live beyond what they're capable of.
Markus Zusak

Life's hard. It's even harder when you're stupid.
John Wayne

Sometimes I can hear my bones straining under the weight of all the lives I'm not living.
Jonathan Safran Foer

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
Margaret Mead

You get what anybody gets - you get a lifetime.
Neil Gaiman

I like flaws. I think they make things interesting.
Sarah Dessen

I live in my own little world. But its ok, they know me here.
Lauren Myracle

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Elinor Glyn

The one you love and the one who loves you are never, ever the same person.
Chuck Palahniuk

If you have everything but don't have love, You have nothing. If you have nothing but have love, You have everything.
Benjamin Lovett

Death ends a life, not a relationship.
Mitch Albom

I could die for you. But I couldn't, and wouldn't, live for you.
Ayn Rand

When you can live forever what do you live for?
Stephenie Meyer

You can have it all. Just not all at once.
Oprah Winfrey

Where there is love there is life.
Mahatma Gandhi

A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.
Kurt Vonnegut

It's not the men in your life that matters, it's the life in your men.
Mae West

Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.
Elie Wiesel

This is your life and its ending one moment at a time.
Chuck Palahniuk

These woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep,
And miles to go before I sleep.
Robert Frost

When someone loves you, the way they say your name is different. You know that your name is safe in their mouth.
Jess C. Scott

Life, live, love.

Unless you love someone, nothing else makes sense.
E.E. Cummings

Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.
Stephen Chbosky

Your emotions are the slaves to your thoughts, and you are the slave to your emotions.
Elizabeth Gilbert

Love is the bridge between you and everything

Love is the fire of life; it either consumes or purifies.
Swedish Proverbs

All God does is watch us and kill us when we get boring. We must never, ever be boring.
Chuck Palahniuk

Maybe this world is another planet’s hell.
Aldous Huxley

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

My experience of life is that it is not divided up into genres; it’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel. You know, with a bit of pornography if you're lucky.
Alan Moore

The trouble is if you don’t spend your life yourself, other people spend it for you.
Peter Shaffer

Living is Easy with Eyes Closed.
John Lennon

We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play the hand.
Randy Pausch

The secret of life is honesty and fair dealing. If you can fake that, you've got it made.
Groucho Marx

Remember, remember, this is now, and now, and now. Live it, feel it, cling to it. I want to become acutely aware of all I’ve taken for granted.
Sylvia Plath

You live but once; you might as well be amusing.
Coco Chanel

Sometimes our light goes out, but is blown again into instant flame by an encounter with another human being.
Albert Schweitzer

People aren't either wicked or noble. They're like chef's salads, with good things and bad things chopped and mixed together in a vinaigrette of confusion and conflict.
Lemony Snicket

They say I'm old-fashioned, and live in the past, but sometimes I think progress progresses too fast!
Dr. Seuss

One of the advantages of being disorganized is that one is always having surprising discoveries.
A.A. Milne

Life is too short to dwell on the crappy things of the past.
Jayda Harrison

Happiness is homemade
Happiness is Homemade
I think of life itself now as a wonderful play that I've written for myself, and so my purpose is to have the utmost fun playing my part.
Shirley MacLaine

Life is like a game of chess. To win you have to make a move. Knowing which move to make comes with IN-SIGHT and knowledge, and by learning the lessons that are acculated along the way. We become each and every piece within the game called life!
Allan Rufus

Smoking kills. If you're killed, you've lost a very important part of your life.
Brooke Shields

It's hard to beat a person who never gives up.
Babe Ruth

Life is like a sandwich!
Birth as one slice,
and death as the other.
What you put in-between
the slices is up to you.
Is your sandwich tasty or sour?
Allan Rufus

I only made one mistake in my life; that's when I thought I was wrong.

I love to see a young girl go out and grab the world by the lapels. Life's a bitch. You've got to go out and kick ass.
Maya Angelou

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

You can be happy where you are.
Joel Osteen

With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.
Eleanor Roosevelt

Beauty is whatever gives joy.Edna St. Vincent Millay

A life of happiness, peace, and love is all within our grasp.
Steve Maraboli

The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you.
Stephanie Perkins

Our truest life is when we are in dreams awake.
Henry David Thoreau

Life is a choice.

Love the life you live. Life the life you love.
Bob Marley

Life teaches, love reveals.

Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Guillaume Apollinaire

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

Dance lightly with life.
Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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

You can only perceive real beauty in a person as they get older.
Anouk Aimee

The flower that blooms in adversity is the rarest and most beautiful of all.
Walt Disney Company

Only the hand that erases can write the true thing.
Meister Eckhart

Experience praises the most happy the one who made the most people happy.
Karl Marx

Life is out there, if your doing what you love, and loving what you do.

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

Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
Helen Keller

I've got nothing to do today but smile.
Paul Simon

If you don't know where you're going, any road'll take you there
George Harrison

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.
Douglas Adams

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

Don't be afraid of death; be afraid of an unlived life. You don't have to live forever, you just have to live.
Natalie Babbitt

The true soldier fights not because he hates what is in front of him, but because he loves what is behind him.
G.K. Chesterton

Life lessons
Sometimes you win. Sometimes you learn.
Life. Live it.

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
George Bernard Shaw

Just when you think it can't get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can't get any better, it can.
Nicholas Sparks

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

The way I see it, you have to take every chance you get because there may not be another one. You have to learn from your mistakes because nobody's perfect. You have to laugh, love & live every day as if it's your last.
Mary-Kate Olsen

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

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Funny Life Quotes
Funny Life Quotes

Life is hard, but the alternative is unacceptable.

As you move through life, set aside good ideas and give them to others to encourage and inspire.

We have to dare to be ourselves, however frightening or strange that self may prove to be.
May Sarton

At the time, my life just seemed too complete, and maybe we have to break everything to make something better out of ourselves.
Chuck Palahniuk

Life is to be lived, not controlled; and humanity is won by continuing to play in face of certain defeat.
Ralph Ellison

Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Mark Twain

The only way out of the labyrinth of suffering is to forgive.
John Green

If my life is going to mean anything, I have to live it myself.
Rick Riordan

I'm killing time while I wait for life to shower me with meaning and happiness.
Bill Watterson

He who laughs last laughs longest.

All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.
J.M. Barrie

The trouble with being in the rat race is that even if you win, you're still a rat.
Lily Tomlin

If you're reading this...
Congratulations, you're alive.
If that's not something to smile about,
then I don't know what is.
Chad Sugg

People say that life is the thing, but I prefer reading.
Logan Pearsall Smith

Life is much shorter than I imagined it to be.
Abraham Cahan

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

I have discovered in life that there are ways of getting almost anywhere you want to go, if you really want to go.
Langston Hughes

Nobody realizes that some people expend tremendous energy merely to be normal.
Albert Camus

Some people have lives; some people have music.
John Green

Life it too short to deal with crazy people.
Karen E. Quinones

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.
Kurt Vonnegut

I'll try anything once, twice if I like it, three times to make sure.
Mae West

When life gives you lemons, you don't make lemonade. You use the seeds to plant a whole orchard - an entire franchise! Or you could just stay on the Destiny Bus and drink lemonade someone else has made, from a can.
Anthon St. Maarten

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

Wisdom comes from experience. Experience is often a result of lack of wisdom.
Terry Pratchett

Luxury is not a necessity to me, but beautiful and good things are.
Anaïs Nin

Life is for the living.
Death is for the dead.
Let life be like music.
And death a note unsaid.
Langston Hughes

Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Mark Twain

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

why are trying so hard to fit in, when you're born to stand out
Oliver James

Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.
Dr. Seuss

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

Life is short only if you are not living your purpose.
T.F. Hodge

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
E.E. Cummings

There are only 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

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

Unbeing dead isn't being alive.
E.E. Cummings

Make all the mistakes you can, years from now you'll be sit back and laugh about them.

If we don't know life, how can we know death?

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

The only thing in life achieved without effort is failure.

But better to get hurt by the truth than comforted with a lie.
Khaled Hosseini

If you can't change your fate, change your attitude.
Amy Tan

There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Denis Waitley

Stop acting as if life is a rehearsal. Live this day as if it were your last. The past is over and gone. The future is not guaranteed.
Wayne Dyer

Life's under no obligation to give us what we expect.
Margaret Mitchell

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
André Gide

How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world.
Anne Frank

A learning experience is one of those things that says, 'You know that thing you just did? Don't do that.
Douglas Adams

Let me be, was all I wanted. Be what I am, no matter how I am.
Henry Miller

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
Anaïs Nin

Smile, You are Beautiful!!!