Then do not squander time,
for that is the stuff life is made of.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing.
Helen KellerLife is like a game of cards. The hand that is dealt you represents determinism; the way you play it is free will.
The geat blessing of mankind are within us and within our reach; but we shut our eyes, and like people in the dark, we fall foul upon the very thing we search for, without finding it.
(7 B.C. – 65 A.A.)
Govern thy life and thoughts as if the whole world were to see the one, and read the other.
Unrest of spirit is a mark of life; one problem after another presents itself and in the solving of them we can find our greatest pleasure.
Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult.
After the game,
the king and the pawn go into the same box.
Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think.
Life is like a library owned by the author.
In it are a few books which he wrote himself,
but most of them were written for him.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
We make our fortunes, and we call them fate.
Earl of Beaconsfield
The best way to prepare for life is to begin to live.
Life’s a voyage that’s homeward bound.
The whole of life is but a moment of time. It is our duty, therefore to use it, not to misuse it.
The boundaries which divide life from death
are at best shadowy and vague.
Who shall say where one ends,
and the other begins?
Edgar Alan Poe
One way to get the most out of life is
to look upon it as an adventure.
There are no classes in life for beginners: right away you are always asked to deal with what is most difficult.
Rainer Maria Rilke
To live is like to love–all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
Life is a pure flame,
and we live by an invisible sun within us.
Sir Thomas Brown
As I grow to understand life less and less,
I learn to love it more and more.