Life Quotes

Life Quotes

Sophocles One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love.
Miyamoto Musashi Generally speaking, the Way of the warrior is resolute acceptance of death.
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.
Zeuxis Criticism comes easier than craftsmanship.
Dorothy Parker The only \ism\" Hollywood believes in is plagiarism."
Lord Salisbury If you believe the doctors, nothing is wholesome; if you believe the theologians, nothing is innocent; if you believe the military, nothing is safe.
Jules Feiffer Christ died for our sins. Dare we make his martyrdom meaningless by not committing them?
Louisa May Alcott Far away in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Charles M. Schulz Life is like an ice-cream cone, you have to lick it one day at a time.
J.M. Barrie I know not, sir whether Bacon wrote the works of Shakespeare, but if he did not it seems to me that he missed the opportunity of his life.
Karl Kraus What torture, this life in society! Often someone is obliging enough to offer me a light, and in order to oblige him I have to fish a cigarette out of my pocket.
Fred Allen A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized.
Dick Werthimer The purpose of life is to fight maturity.
Danny Kaye Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can.
A. Bronson Alcott Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.
Henry David Thoreau I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestioned ability of a man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Brendan Gill Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious.
James Thurber Her own mother lived the latter years of her life in the horrible suspicion that electricity was dripping invisibly all over the house.
Oscar Wilde Man can believe the impossible, but man can never believe the improbable.
Albert Einstein Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.
H. L. Mencken I believe that all government is evil, and that trying to improve it is largely a waste of time.
Abbie M. Dale To decide, to be at the level of choice, is to take responsibility for your life and to be in control of your life.
Samuel Johnson We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.
Rosalind Russell Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving.
Abraham Lincoln He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help.

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