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Too much sanity may be madness. And maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be! -Miguel de Cervantes.

Miguel de Cervantes Quotes

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There is time for work. And time for love. That leaves no other time.

Coco Chanel Quotes

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In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: It goes on.

Robert Frost Quotes

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We are coming to understand health not as the absence of disease, but rather as the process by which individuals maintain their sense of coherence (i.e. sense that life is comprehensible, manageable, and meaningful) and ability to function in the face of changes in themselves and their relationships with their environment. -Aaron Antonovsky.

Aaron Antonovsky Quotes

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

Paul Acquasanta Quotes

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Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we're here we should dance. -Unknown.

Unknown Quotes

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Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Howard Thurman 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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Life is just part of the big picture.

Alyson Goff Quotes

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The closing years of life are like a masquerade party, when the masks are dropped.

Arthur Schopenauer Quotes

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It's a good thing that life is not as serious as it seems to a waiter.

Don Herold Quotes

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

John Keats Quotes

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At the camel auction slaughterhouse the camel lot the rejected creatures see no Camelot.

O Anna Niemus Quotes

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Life is a luminous halo, a semi-transparent envelope surrounding us from the beginning.

Virginia Woolf 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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