Life Quotes


What screws us up the most in life is the picture in our head of what it's supposed to be.
– Socrates

When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
– Mark Twain

The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind.
– James Truslow Adams
Life is wasted on the living.
– Douglas Adams
He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections.
– Samuel Adams
Be not afraid of life. Believe that life IS worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
– James Truslow Adams
The less routine the more life.
– Amos Bronson Alcott
A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.
– Muhammad Ali
Frazier is so ugly that he should donate his face to the US Bureau of Wild Life.
– Muhammad Ali
He who is not courageous enough to take risks will accomplish nothing in life.
– Muhammad Ali
I hated every minute of training, but I said, ''Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion.''
– Muhammad Ali
Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents; people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you.
– Muhammad Ali
Old age is just a record of one's whole life.
– Muhammad Ali
We have one life; it soon will be past; what we do for God is all that will last.
– Muhammad Ali
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
– James Allen
Our life is what our thoughts make it. A man will find that as he alters his thoughts toward things and other people, things and other people will alter towards him.
– James Allen
The man who has no inner-life is a slave to his surroundings.
– Henri Frederic Amiel
At fifteen life had taught me undeniably that surrender, in its place, was as honorable as resistance, especially if one had no choice.
– Maya Angelou
Life loves the liver of it.
– Maya Angelou
Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: ''I'm with you kid. Let's go.''
– Maya Angelou