Quotes on Life

Posted by Vebra on April 06, 2013

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To philosophize is nothing else than to prepare oneself for death.
- Michel Eyquem de Montaigne

The biggest adventure you can ever take is to live the life of your dreams.
- Oprah Winfrey

Never make a defense or an apology until you are accused.
- King Charles I

It is not good to be too free. It is not good to have everything one wants.
- Blaise Pascal

Enthusiasm gives life to what is invisible; and interest to what has no immediate action on our comfort in this world.
- Madame de Stael

Our ego is our silent partner -- too often with a controlling interest.
- Cullen Hightower

Life is a wave which in no two consecutive moments of its existence is composed of the same particles.
- John Tyndall

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
- Marie Curie

Life is just a mirror and what you see out there you must first see inside of you.
- Wally Famous Amos

One great use of words is to hide our thoughts.
- Voltaire

The ability to focus attention on important things is a defining characteristic of intelligence.
- Robert J. Shiller

Experience is a hard teacher because she gives the test first the lesson afterwards.
- Vernon Sanders Law

One voice can enter ten ears but ten voices cannot enter one ear.
- Leone Levi

Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
- Pythagorus

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
- Anne-Sophie Swetchine

Learning to ignore things is one of the great paths to inner peace.
- Robert J. Sawyer

All this talk about equality. The only thing people really have in common is that they are all going to die.
- Bob Dylan

If you must love your neighbor as yourself it is at least as fair to love yourself as your neighbor.
- Sebastien-Roch Nicolas

A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning.
- Pat Riley

A person reveals his character by nothing so clearly as the joke he resents.
- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

We are all born originals -- why is it so many of us die copies?
- Edward Young

Money won't buy happiness but it will pay the salaries of a large research staff to study the problem.
- Bill Vaughan

Where facts are few, experts are many.
- Donald R. Gannon

The style of life is a unity because it has grown out of the difficulties of early life and out of the striving for a goal.
- Alfred Adler

It's sad when our daddies die. Makes us one less person inside.
- Pamela Ribon

The beauty of empowering others is that your own power is not diminished in the process.
- Barbara Colorose

Keeping your body healthy is an expression of gratitude to the whole cosmos - the trees the clouds everything.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

There is no place in nature for extinction.
- Licretius

Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching.
- Randall G. Leighton

Their silence is sufficient praise.
- Terence

Thought is the wind knowledge the sail and mankind the vessel.
- Augustus Hare

Good health is not something we can buy. However, it can be an extremely valuable savings account.
- Anne Wilson Schaef

Our lives teach us who we are.
- Salman Rushdie

Between the great things we can not do and the small things we will not do the danger is that we shall do nothing.
- Adolph Monod

Courage is the art of being the only one who knows you are scared to death.
- Harold Wilson

We cannot control the evil tongues of others but a good life enables us to disregard them.
- Cato the Elder

If you haven't found something strange during the day it hasn't been much of a day.
- John A. Wheeler

Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another.
- Madonna

The happy life is thought to be one of excellence. Now an excellent life requires exertion, and does not consist in amusement.
- Aristotle

Discouragement is simply the despair of wounded self-love.
- Francois de Fenelon

Life in common among people who love each other is the ideal of happiness.
- George Sand

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