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254 Life Quotes

The hero is the one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by. The saint is the man who walks through the dark paths of the world, himself a light.

Felix Adler Quotes

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Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations.

George Bernard Shaw Quotes

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The first hundred years are the hardest.

William Mizner Quotes

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One hour of life, crowded to the full with glorious action, and filled with noble risks, is worth whole years of those mean observances of paltry decorum.

Sir Walter Scott Quotes

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This is the Law of the Yukon, that only the strong shall thrive; That surely the weak shall perish, and only the fit survive.

Robert W. Service Quotes

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The life of every man is a diary in which he means to write one story, and writes another.

James Matthew Barrie Quotes

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Sometimes I wish life had a fast-forward button.

Dan Chopin Quotes

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Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.

Thomas La Mance Quotes

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There must be more to life than having everything. Judy Newman -Maurice Sendak.

Maurice Sendak Quotes

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Life itself is the proper binge. -Julia Child.

Julia Child Quotes

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Life is a long lesson in humility.

James Matthew Barrie Quotes

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O Life! thou art a galling load, Along a rough, a weary road, To wretches such as I.

Robert Burns Quotes

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Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life.

Sebastien Chamfort Quotes

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Real life seems to have no plots.

Ivy Compton-Burnett Quotes

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The first half of our lives is ruined by our parents and the second half by our children.

Clarence Darrow 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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Do not take life too seriously; you will never get out of it alive.

Elbert Hubbard Quotes

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Life isn't all beer and skittles.

Thomas Hughes Quotes

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Cats and monkeys -- monkeys and cats -- all human life is there.

Henry James Quotes

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You've got to keep fighting -- you've got to risk your life every six months to stay alive.

Elia Kazan Quotes

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Be intent upon the perfection of the present day.

William Law Quotes

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I like life. It's something to do. Somewhere on this globe every 10 seconds there is a woman giving birth to a child. She must be found and stopped.

Sam Levinson Quotes

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Life is a dead-end street.

H. L. Mencken Quotes

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The great business of life is to be, to do, to do without, and to depart.

John Morley Quotes

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Growth is the only evidence of life.

Cardinal Newman Quotes

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