Life Quotes

Live amongst people in such a manner that if you die they weep over you and if you are alive they crave for your company.

Ali bin Abu-Talib

Some people make your life better by walking into it while other people make your life better by simply walking out of it.

Wiz Khalifa

I find that when you have a real interest in life and a curious life, that sleep is not the most important thing.

Martha Stewart

I tend to live in the past because most of my life is there.

Herbert Eugene Caen

To try to live in posterity is to be like an actor who leaps over the footlights and talks to the orchestra.

Samuel Butler

To live is like to love all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

A man begins every stage of his life as a novice.

Nicolas Chamfort

We do not know what life is, and yet we manipulate it as if it were an inorganic salt solution...

Erwin Chargaff

We are to work after no set fashion of high endeavor; but to walk with Jesus, performing, as it were, a ministry on foot, that we may stop at the humblest matter, and prove our fidelity there.

Horace Bushnell

When I started, I decided to devote my life to it and not get sidetracked by all the other bullshit life has to offer.

Clifford Lee Burton

You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?

Rumi

Life is a vexatious trap; when a thinking man reaches maturity and attains to full consciousness he cannot help feeling that he is in a trap from which there is no escape.

Anton Pavlovich Chekhov

Life is possible only by the deficiencies of our imagination and memory.

Emil Cioran

Life is merely a fracas on an unmapped terrain, and the universe a geometry stricken with epilepsy.

Emil Cioran

Life inspires more dread than death it is life which is the great unknown.

Emil Cioran

No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill

Life is made up of constant calls to action, and we seldom have time for more than hastily contrived answers.

Billings Learned Hand

If you become a teacher, by your pupils you'll be taught.

Oscar Hammerstein II

There is a point at which everything becomes simple and there is no longer any question of choice, because all you have staked will be lost if you look back. Life's point of no return.

Dag Hammarskjld

There is suffering in life, and there are defeats. No one can avoid them. But it's better to lose some of the battles in the struggles for your dreams than to be defeated without ever knowing what you're fighting for.

Paulo Coelho

When we least expect it, life sets us a challenge to test our courage and willingness to change; at such a moment, there is no point in pretending that nothing has happened or in saying that we are not ready. The challenge will not wait. Life does not look back. A week is more than enough time for us to decide whether or not to accept our destiny.

Paulo Coelho

There is something sadder to lose than life the reason for living; Sadder than to lose one's possessions is to lose one's hope.

Paul Claudel

It's too bad that one has to conceive of sports as being the only arena where risks are, [for] all of life is risk exercise. That's the only way to live more freely, and more interestingly.

William Sloane Coffin

Each instant of life is a step toward death.

Pierre Corneille

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Updated On : April 17, 2014
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