Life Quotes

Life seems but a quick succession of busy nothings.

Jane Austen

Live within; be not shaken by outward happenings.

Sri Aurobindo

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.

Robert Stephenson Smyth Baden-Powell

Life is a slow suicide, and it is happening to every intellectual.

Shiv Kumar Batalvi

Life is not to be told, call it as loud as you like, it will not tell itself.

Djuna Barnes

While we seek to fill up life in a way that will best secure the ends of our existence here, our whole plan and course of action should be such as will not hinder but serve our preparation for a future world.

Albert Barnes

Life is great if properly viewed in any aspect; it is mainly great when viewed in connection with the world to come.

Albert Barnes

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.

William Barclay

Death ends a life, not a relationship.

Albom, Mitch

By Allah, if you were to appoint a small child over me, I would obey him. How could I not obey you when you are far above me in Islam and have been named the Trusted One by the Prophet? I could never attain your status. I declare here and now that I have dedicated my life to the way of Allah, Most High.

al-Walid, Khalid ibn

The genre is broad and includes Life.

Vanna Bonta

I think it's important to live life with a knowledge of its mystery, and of your own mystery.

Joseph Campbell

Our life evokes our character and you find out more about yourself as you go on.

Joseph Campbell

Life is very marvelous ... and to the wonders of the earth there is no end appointed.

James Branch Cabell

Life is whole only when it isnt subordinate to a specific object that exceeds it. In this way, the essence of entirety is freedom.

Georges Bataille

Eat, drink, and love; the rest's not worth a fillip.

George Gordon (Noel) Byron, 6th Baron Byron

It takes time to live. Like any work of art, life needs to be thought about.

Albert Camus

Even more so than when we are awake, we are ourselves when we are asleep. We play all the parts.

Adolfo Bioy Casares

Happy or unhappy, life is the only treasure which man possesses.

Giacomo Casanova

Whether happy or unhappy, life is the only treasure man possesses.

Giacomo Casanova

One life; a little gleam of Time between two Eternities; no second chance to us for evermore!

Thomas Carlyle

Everywhere in life, the true question is not what we gain, but what we do.

Thomas Carlyle

A well-written Life is almost as rare as a well-spent one.

Thomas Carlyle

People who see life as anything more than pure entertainment are missing the point.

George Denis Patrick Carlin

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Updated On : April 17, 2014
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