Joseph Campbell Quotes on life

I don't believe people are looking for the meaning of life as much as they are looking for the experience of being alive... view

By: Joseph Campbell

Life is without meaning. You bring the meaning to it. The meaning of life is whatever you ascribe it to be. Being alive is the meaning... view

By: Joseph Campbell

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself... view

By: Joseph Campbell

It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure... view

By: Joseph Campbell

Opportunities to find deeper powers within ourselves come when life seems most challenging... view

By: Joseph Campbell

The goal of life is to make your heartbeat match the beat of the universe, to match your nature with Nature... view

By: Joseph Campbell

The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are... view

By: Joseph Campbell

We must let go of the life we have planned, so as to accept the one that is waiting for us... view

By: Joseph Campbell

What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea. It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience, something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else... view

By: Joseph Campbell

Your life is the fruit of your own doing. You have no one to blame but yourself... view

By: Joseph Campbell

One way or another, we all have to find what best fosters the flowering of our humanity in this contemporary life, and dedicate ourselves to that... view

By: Joseph Campbell