Life Quotes


Don't be afraid your life will end; be afraid that it will never begin.
– Grace Hansen

Happiness depends more on how life strikes you than on what happens.
– Andy Rooney

Imagination is everything. It is the preview of life's coming attractions.
– Albert Einstein

We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.
– Sir Winston Churchill

The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.
– Antisthenes

He only earns his freedom and his life who takes them every day by storm.
– Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions.
– Alfred Adler

He who is not everyday conquering some fear has not learned the secret of life.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Look to the future, because that is where you'll spend the rest of your life.
– George Burns

All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
– Henry Ellis

Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson

The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
– Walter Bagehot

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it.
– Henry David Thoreau

Is life so dear or peace so sweet as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty, or give me death!
– Patrick Henry

Life is thickly sown with thorns, and I know no other remedy than to pass quickly through them. The longer we dwell on our misfortunes, the greater is their power to harm us.
– Voltaire

There are three constants in life: change, choice and principles.
– Stephen Covey

When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
– Nelson Mandela

Life is a blank canvas, and you need to throw all the paint on it you can.
– Danny Kaye

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
– Thomas A. Edison

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