Life Quotes (9794)

Quotes and citations about Life

Conduct is three-fourths of our life and its largest concern... view

By: Matthew Arnold

One's age should be tranquil, as childhood should be playful. Hard work at either extremity of life seems out of place. At midday the sun may burn, and men labor under it.. view

By: Thomas Arnold

It was from an old friend who thought he was dying. Anyway, he said, 'Life and death issues don't come along that often, thank God, so don't treat everything like it's life or death. Go easier.'.. view

By: Thomas Arnold

Animators have to live life 24 times as long as we do - every 24 frames of a second... view

By: Darren Aronofsky

I try to live my life where I end up at a point where I have no regrets. So I try to choose the road that I have the most passion on because then you can never really blame yourself for making the wrong choices. You can always say you're following your passion... view

By: Darren Aronofsky

Soon silence will have passed into legend. Man has turned his back on silence. Day after day he invents machines and devices that increase noise and distract humanity from the essence of life, contemplation, meditation... view

By: Jean Arp

Neither of us entered marriage thinking it wouldn't be a strain. Life has strains in it, and he's the person I want to strain with... view

By: Patricia Arquette

I do resent that when you're in the most cool, powerful time of your life, which is your 40s, you're put out to pasture. I think women are so much cooler when they're older. So it's a drag that we're not allowed to age... view

By: Rosanna Arquette

It's so hard to keep everything balanced in life... view

By: Rosanna Arquette

There is in every madman a misunderstood genius whose idea, shining in his head, frightened people, and for whom delirium was the only solution to the strangulation that life had prepared for him... view

By: Antonin Artaud

When we speak the word "life," it must be understood we are not referring to life as we know it from its surface of fact, but to that fragile, fluctuating center which forms never reach... view

By: Antonin Artaud

I'm looking at working with people I get on with, that respect me, that don't just see me as a piece of ass. Which I have experienced as well. I've nearly walked off very big films before, and I would, because I don't want that in my life. I want to enjoy the work I do... view

By: Gemma Arterton

You know, I spend most of my life turning things down. There's a lot of crap out there... view

By: Bea Arthur

I may be president of the United States, but my private life is nobody's damned business... view

By: Chester A. Arthur

Pretend that every single person you meet has a sign around his or her neck that says, "Make me feel important." Not only will you succeed in sales, you will succeed in life... view

By: Mary Kay Ash

We must have a theme, a goal, a purpose in our lives. If you don't know where you're aiming, you don't have a goal. My goal is to live my life in such a way that when I die, someone can say, she cared... view

By: Mary Kay Ash

Nuclear proliferation - the proliferation of WMDs altogether - is one of the greatest dangers of our time... view

By: Timothy Garton Ash

There is the view that poetry should improve your life. I think people confuse it with the Salvation Army... view

By: John Ashbery

You learn about equality in history and civics, but you find out life is not really like that... view

By: Arthur Ashe

You've got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing... view

By: Arthur Ashe

If I were to say, "God, why me?" about the bad things, then I should have said, "God, why me?" about the good things that happened in my life... view

By: Arthur Ashe

If you're paid before you walk on the court, what's the point in playing as if your life depended on it?.. view

By: Arthur Ashe

Obviously, you check tht she's safe, she's clean, got all the fingers and toes, like that's going to help them through life. It'll help them walk, but you can't pull them out and check their IQ or anything... view

By: Matthew Ashford

It's very easy for me to laugh at myself and laugh at life... view

By: Matthew Ashford

I never could have planned this, and now I'm in my ideal situation career-wise and just sort of where I am in my life, and I'm super happy with how everything's going... view

By: Shawn Ashmore

Above and beyond having the social life, to have a core group of people that you work with and spend time with and learn how to work with is a nice thing... view

By: Shawn Ashmore

No man is fit to be a Senator... unless he is willing to surrender his political life for great principle... view

By: Henry F. Ashurst

The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom... view

By: Isaac Asimov

And above all things, never think that you're not good enough yourself. A man should never think that. My belief is that in life people will take you at your own reckoning... view

By: Isaac Asimov

I don't believe in an afterlife, so I don't have to spend my whole life fearing hell, or fearing heaven even more. For whatever the tortures of hell, I think the boredom of heaven would be even worse... view

By: Isaac Asimov

He had read much, if one considers his long life.. view

By: Isaac Asimov

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome... view

By: Isaac Asimov

It was one of the great chances in my life to become a Dumont actor... view

By: Leon Askin

From that moment on I knew my profession in life was and has remained until today an actor's life... view

By: Leon Askin

At the end of my life, I have achieved belated fame and recognition in the city of my birth... view

By: Leon Askin

It's like taking over This Is Your Life from Eamonn Andrews - you just open your mouth and hope you sound like yourself. That's all you can possibly do... view

By: Michael Aspel

New Orleans life is such a night life. The thing that comes up very often is that our day essentially doesn't start until midnight or 2 in the morning... view

By: Robert Asprin

It is easier to influence strong than weak characters in life... view

By: Margot Asquith

Symbols are the imaginative signposts of life... view

By: Margot Asquith

Without forgiveness life is governed by... an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation... view

By: Roberto Assagioli