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255 Life Quotes

Believe in life's message; follow your hearts desired fate.

Paul Acquasanta Quotes

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Don't worry about life, you're not going to survive it anyway.

Walter Bagehot Quotes

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I know not if the dark or bright Shall be by lot; If that wherein my hopes delight Be best or not.

Henry Alford Quotes , Source: Life's Answer

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There is a cropping-time in the races of men, as in the fruits of the field; and sometimes, if the stock be good, there springs up for a time a succession of splendid men; and then comes a period of barrenness.

Aristotle Quotes , Source: Rhetoric (II, 15, par. III)

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With aching hands and bleeding feet We dig and heap, lay stone on stone; We bear the burden and the heat Of the long day, and wish 'twere done. Not till the hours of light return All we have built as we discern.

Matthew Arnold Quotes , Source: Morality (st. 2)

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This strange disease of modern life, With its sick hurry, its divided aims.

Matthew Arnold Quotes , Source: Scholar-Gypsy (st. 21)

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Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.

Matthew Arnold Quotes , Source: Sonnet to a Friend, said of Sophocles

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My advice to those who are about to begin, in earnet, the journey of life, is to take their heart in one hand and a club in the other.

Josh Billings Quotes

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My life has a superb cast but I can't figure out the plot. -Ashleigh Brilliant.

Ashleigh Brilliant Quotes

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The tragedy of life is not so much what men suffer, but rather what they miss.

Thomas Carlyle Quotes

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A proverb is no proverb to you until life has illustrated it.

John Keats Quotes

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For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin - real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way. Something to be got through first, some unfinished business, time still to be served, a debt to be paid. Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life. -Fr. Alfred D'Souza.

Fr. Alfred D'souza Quotes

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Life is real! Life is earnest! And the grave is not its goal; Dust thou art, to dust returnest, Was not spoken of the soul. Tell me not, in mournful numbers, Life is but an empty dream! For the soul is dead that slumbers, And things are not what they seem.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Quotes

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If you wait to do everything until you're sure it's right, you'll probably never do much of anything.

Win Borden Quotes

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Life is an uncharted ocean. The cautious mariner must needs take Many soundings ere he conduct his barque to port in safety.

Unattributed Author Quotes , Source: epigraph from Soundings by A. Hamilton Gibbs

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They live that they may eat, but he himself [Socrates] eats that he may live.

Matthew Arnold Quotes , Source: Sonnet to a Friend, said of Sophocles

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The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and richness to life that nothing else can bring.

Oscar Wilde Quotes

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When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice. -Indian saying.

Indian Saying Quotes

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Life is all memory, except for the one present moment that goes by you so quickly you hardly catch it going.

Tennessee Williams Quotes

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All of us have our troubles. But no matter how unhappy we are, life has to carry on.

Lame Ger Quotes

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He who has a why to live can bear with almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche Quotes

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Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think.

Horace Quotes

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I don't want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.

Diane Ackerman Quotes , Source: quoted in "Newsweek"

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We are the voices of the wandering wind, Which moan for rest and rest can never find; Lo! as the wind is so is mortal life, A moan, a sigh, a sob, a storm, a strife.

Edwin Arnold Quotes , Source: Light of Asia

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I haven't heard of anybody who want's to stop living on account of the cost.

Kin Hubbard Quotes

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