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254 Life Quotes

There is only one success-to be able to spend your life in your own way. Morrie Schwartz, in "Tuesdays with Morrie" by Mitch Albom -Christopher Morley.

Christopher Morley Quotes

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Before I knew the best part of my life had come, it had gone.

Ashleigh Brilliant Quotes

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

Joe E. Lewis Quotes

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Life is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.

Jarawala Nehru Quotes

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Life is a long preparation for something that never happens.

William Butler Yeats 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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There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.

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

O Anna Niemus Quotes

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Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time. -Chinese proverb.

Chinese Proverb 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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The whole of what we know is a system of compensations. Each suffering is rewarded; each sacrifice is made up; every debt is paid.

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

Robert Frost Quotes

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

Friedrich Nietzsche 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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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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Life is an incurable disease.

Abraham Crowley Quotes

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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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Life is a series of little deaths out of which life always returns.

Charles Feidelson, Jr. 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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The art of living is more like that of wrestling than of dancing. The main thing is to stand firm and be ready for an unseen attack.

Marcus Aurelius Antonius Quotes

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