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These do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Jishi Samuel. These are just a collection of famous quotations on Life.

Famous Quotations on Life...

Don't sacrifice your life to work and ideals. The most important things in life are human relations. I found that out too late.
--Katharinde Susannah Prichard Australian Author

Life is not a static thing. The only people who do not change their minds are incompetents in asylums, and those in cemeteries.
--Everett McKinley Dirksen

Parents learn a lot from their children about coping with life.
--Muriel Spark

There is properly no history; only biography.
--Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves. Live the questions now. Perhaps you will find them gradually, without noticing it, live along some distant day into the answer.
--Rainer Maria Rilke

True, we love life, not because we are used to living, but because we are used to loving. There is always some madness in love, but there is also always some reason in madness
--Friedrich Nietzsche

Biography is the only true history.
--Thomas Carlyle

Life is just one damned thing after another.
--Elbert Hubbard

You are the same today that you are going to be five years from now except for two things: the people with whom you associate and the books you read.
--Charles Jones

Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told, 'I am with you kid Let's go!'
--Maya Angelou

The best things in life are nearest: Breath in your nostrils, light in your eyes, flowers at your feet, duties at your hand, the path of right just before you. Then do not grasp at the stars, but do life's plain, common work as it comes, certain that daily duties and daily bread are the sweetest things in life.
--Robert Louis Stevenson

Desire is half of life, indifference is half of death.
--Kahlil Gibran

You should always learn, with life comes wisdom and with wisdom comes the courage to live your life selflessly. The more you learn about yourself and the experiences surrounding your life the more opportunities you have to make your life better and more fulfilling.
--Amy Candy

Read no history: nothing but biography, for that is life without theory.
--Benjamin Disraeli

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
--Leo Buscaglia

We are the hero of our own story.
--Mary McCarthy

There are three ingredients to the good life; learning, earning, and yearning.
--Christopher Morley

Life in abundance comes only through great love.
--Elbert Hubbard

Life without love is like a tree without blossom and fruit.
--Kahlil Gibran

Life is what happens to you while you're working for your future.

Learn as if you were going to live forever. Live as if you were going to die tomorrow.
--Mahatma Gandhi

Life is pain, princess. . . anyone who says differently is selling something
--Wesley The Princess Bride

All stories teach us something, and promise us something, whether they're true or invented, legend or fact
--Stewart O'Nan

History will be kind to me, for I intend to write it.
--Sir Winston Churchill

Love absolutely everything that ever happens in your life
--Paul Cantalupo, MD

Many of life's circumstances are created by three basic choices: the disciplines you choose to keep, the people you choose to be with; and, the laws you choose to obey.
--Charles Millhuff

You only live once, but if you work it right, once is enough.
--Joe Lewis

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle The other is as though everything is a miracle.
--Albert Einstein

Ars Longa, Vita Brevis - Art (is) Long, Life (is) Short

How could there be any question of acquiring or possessing, when the one thing needful for a man is to become -- to be at last, and to die in the fullness of his being.
--Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The notion of looking on at life has always been hateful to me. What am I if I am not a participant? In order to be, I must participate.
--Antoine de Saint-Exupery

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