Famous Life Quotes

Famous Quotes on Life
“Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.”

-Hans Christian Andersen

“What is this life if, full of care, We have no time to stand and stare?”

-W. H. Davies

“Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.”

-Albert Einstein

Famous Life Quotes and Sayings
“What sunshine is to flowers, smiles are to humanity. These are but trifles, to be sure; but, scattered along life's pathway, the good they do is inconceivable.”

-Joseph Addison

“Never take life too seriously. Nobody gets out alive anyway.”

-Author Unknown

“And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.”

-Abraham Lincoln

Famous Cute Life Quotes
“To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone.”

-Reba McEntire

“Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and richness to life that nothing else can bring.”

-Oscar Wilde

“Life is like music; it must be composed by ear, feeling, and instinct, not by rule.”

-Samuel Butler

Famous Memorable Life Quotes
“Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.”

-Lillian Dickson

“Gather ye rosebuds while ye may, Old Time is still a-flying: And this same flower that smiles to-day To-morrow will be dying.”

-Robert Herrick

“Life is easier than you’d think; all that is necessary is to accept the impossible, do without the indispensable, and bear the intolerable.”

-Kathleen Norris

Famous Funny Life Quotes
“Life is like an onion; you peel off one layer at a time and sometimes you weep.”

-Carl Sandburg

“Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.”

-Will Rogers

“Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act.”

-Truman Capote

Famous Life Quotations
“Meditate. Live purely. Be quiet. Do your work with mastery. Like the moon, come out from behind the clouds! Shine.”


“When one door of happiness closes, another opens; But often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.”

-Helen Keller

“For if there is a sin against life, it consists perhaps not so much in despairing of life as in hoping for another life and in eluding the implacable grandeur of this life.”

-Albert Camus


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