Life Quotes

My life has been one great big joke, a dance that's walked a song that's spoke, I laugh so hard I almost choke when I think about myself.
– Maya Angelou
There is a very fine line between loving life and being greedy for it.
– Maya Angelou
Our entire life - consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are.
– Jean Anouilh
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
– Aristotle
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
– Aristotle
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
– Aristotle
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life - knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.
– Aristotle
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
– Aristotle
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as though it were thy last.
– Aristotle
If I were to say, ''God, why me?'' about the bad things, then I should have said, ''God, why me?'' about the good things that happened in my life.
– Arthur Ashe
I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse.
– Isaac Asimov
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.
– Isaac Asimov
Choice of attention - to pay attention to this and ignore that - is to the inner life what choice of action is to the outer. In both cases, a man is responsible for his choice and must accept the consequences, whatever they may be.
– W. H. Auden
Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
The universe is transformation; our life is what our thoughts make it.
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
To have courage for whatever comes in life - everything lies in that.
– Saint Teresa of Avila
Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.
– Sholom Aleichem
People are taken aback by a confident, pretty girl who knows what she wants in life and isn't going to let anyone get in her way. And you know what it's all about? Jealousy.
– Summer Altice