Henry Miller Quotes on life

I have always looked upon decay as being just as wonderful and rich an expression of life as growth... view

By: Henry Miller

One can be absolutely truthful and sincere even though admittedly the most outrageous liar. Fiction and invention are of the very fabric of life... view

By: Henry Miller

Develop interest in life as you see it.. view

By: Henry Miller

Develop an interest in life as you see it.. view

By: Henry Miller

Art is only a means to life, to the life more abundant. It is not in itself the life more abundant. It merely points the way, something which is overlooked not only by the public, but very often by the artist himself. In becoming an end it defeats itself... view

By: Henry Miller

Life has to be given a meaning because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning... view

By: Henry Miller

In the attempt to defeat death man has been inevitably obliged to defeat life, for the two are inextricably related. Life moves on to death, and to deny one is to deny the other... view

By: Henry Miller

Life, as it is called, is for most of us one long postponement... view

By: Henry Miller

Life is 440 horsepower in a 2-cylinder engine... view

By: Henry Miller

Life is constantly providing us with new funds, new resources, even when we are reduced to immobility. In life's ledger there is no such thing as frozen assets... view

By: Henry Miller

The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware... view

By: Henry Miller

Plots and character don't make life. Life is here and now, anytime you say the word, anytime you let her rip... view

By: Henry Miller

Whatever there be of progress in life comes not through adaptation but through daring... view

By: Henry Miller

Until we accept the fact that life itself is founded in mystery, we shall learn nothing... view

By: Henry Miller

True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself... view

By: Henry Miller