Life Quotes

Life Quotes

Charles Kingsley We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Marshall McLuhan Our Age of Anxiety is, in great part, the result of trying to do today's jobs with yesterday's tools
Persian Proverb One pound of learning requires ten pounds of common sense to apply it.
Zeuxis Criticism comes easier than craftsmanship.
Hubert H. Humphrey In real life, unlike in Shakespeare, the sweetness of the rose depends upon the name it bears. Things are not only what they are. They are, in very important respects, what they seem to be.
Swampman The secret to life is that there is no secret
Abraham Lincoln The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
Carl Jung The shoe that fits one person pinches another; there is no recipe for living that suits all cases.
Oscar Wilde To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
P. G. Wodehouse It is a good rule in life never to apologize. The right sort of people do not want apologies, and the wrong sort take a mean advantage of them.
Stephen Leacock I detest life-insurance agents; they always argue that I shall some day die, which is not so.
Abigail Adams I begin to think that a calm is not desirable in any situation in life....Man was made for action and for bustle too, I believe.
Abigail Van Buren In Biblical times, a man could have as many wives as he could afford. Just like today.
Judith Stern Experience: A comb life gives you after you lose your hair.
Charles M. Schulz Life is like an ice-cream cone, you have to lick it one day at a time.
Abraham Lincoln He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help.
Peter McWilliams In reality, serendipity accounts for one percent of the blessings we receive in life, work and love. The other 99 percent is due to our efforts.
Bertolt Brecht Do not fear death so much but rather the inadequate life.
George Bernard Shaw Do you know what a pessimist is? A man who thinks everybody is as nasty as himself, and hates them for it.
Abigail Van Buren In Biblical times, a man could have as many wives as he could afford. Just like today.
Henry Van Dyke Half of the secular unrest and dismal, profane sadness of modern society comes from the vain ideas that every man is bound to be a critic for life.
Richard Bach It is by not always thinking of yourself, if you can manage it, that you might somehow be happy. Until you can make room in your life for someone as important to you as yourself, you will always be searching and lost....
Carl Jung I could not say I believe. I know! I have had the experience of being gripped by something that is stronger than myself, something that people call God.
Richard Diran I have a rock garden. Last week three of them died.
Ralph Waldo Emerson The great man is he who in the midst of the crowd keeps with perfect sweetness, the independence of solitude.

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