"Life is a succession of moments.
To live each one is to succeed."
"Life is just a chance to grow a soul."
A. Powell Davies
"Religion, whatever it is, is a man's total reaction
"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that
count. It's the life in your years."
"However mean your life is, meet it and live it do not
shun it and call it hard names. Cultivate poverty like a
garden herb, like sage. Do not trouble yourself much to get
new things, whether clothes or friends. Things do not change,
we change. Sell your clothes and keep your thoughts."
Henry David Thoreau
"Life on the planet is born of woman."
"I like living. I have sometimes been wildly,
despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but
through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be
alive is a grand thing."
"Everything you now do is something you have chosen to
do. Some people don't want to believe that. But if you're over
age twenty-one, your life is what you're making of it. To
change your life, you need to change your priorities."
John C. Maxwell
"Life is rather like a tin of sardines - we're all of
us looking for the key."
"Living gives you a better understanding of life. I
would hope that my characters have become deeper and more
rounded personalities. Wider travels have given me
considerably greater insight into how cultural differences
affect not only people, but politics and art."
Alan Dean Foster
"All men have a sweetness in their life. That is what
helps them go on. It is towards that they turn when they feel
too worn out."
"Half our life is spent trying to find something to do
with the time we have rushed through life trying to save."
"There are only two ways to live your life. One is as
though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything
is a miracle."
"For everything that lives is holy, life delights in
"Whatever is at the center of our life will be the
source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power."
"There are two ways to slide easily through life to
believe everything or to doubt everything; both ways save us
"Life can be found only in the present moment. The past
is gone, the future is not yet here, if we do not go back
to ourselves in the present moment, we cannot be in touch with
Thich Nhat Hanh
"There are two means of refuge from the miseries of
life music and cats."