Meaning Quotes

The way you get meaning into your life is to devote yourself to loving others, devote yourself to your community around you, and devote yourself to creating something that gives you purpose and meaning.

Mitch Albom

There is not one big cosmic meaning for all, there is only the meaning we each give to our life, an individual meaning, an individual plot, like an individual novel, a book for each person.

Anais Nin

Every man's life ends the same way. It is only the details of how he lived and how he died that distinguish one man from another.

Ernest Hemingway

The least of things with a meaning is worth more in life than the greatest of things without it.

Carl Gustav Jung

Courage, it would seem, is nothing less than the power to overcome danger, misfortune, fear, injustice, while continuing to affirm inwardly that life with all its sorrows is good; that everything is meaningful even if in a sense beyond our understanding; and that there is always tomorrow.

Dorothy Thompson

Those who can laugh without cause have either found the true meaning of happiness or have gone stark raving mad.

Norm Papernick

Really, the fundamental, ultimate mystery -- the only thing you need to know to understand the deepest metaphysical secrets -- is this: that for every outside there is an inside and for every inside there is an outside, and although they are different, they go together.

Alan Watts

A man who uses a great many words to express his meaning is like a bad marksman who, instead of aiming a single stone at an object, takes up a handful and throws at it in hopes he may hit.

Samuel Johnson

Words mean more than what is set down on paper. It takes the human voice to infuse them with deeper meaning.

Maya Angelou

To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.

Socrates

To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Tony Robbins

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Tony Robbins

Everyone now knows how to find the meaning of life within himself.

Kurt Vonnegut

The world is not divine sport, it is divine destiny. There is divine meaning in the life of the world, of man, of human persons, of you and of me.

Martin Buber

20 Scientifically-Backed Ways To De-Stress Right Now

Quote of the Day

From around the web

Updated On : March 02, 2014
Social Media
Our Partners
Quote of the Day App
Android app on Google Play