Life Quotes (9794)

Quotes and citations about Life

What you think means more than anything else in your life. More than what you earn, more than where you live, more than your social position, and more than what anyone else may think about you... view

By: George Matthew Adams

Chaos often breeds life when order breeds habit... view

By: Henry Adams

The Indian Summer of life should be a little sunny and a little sad, like the season, and infinite in wealth and depth of tone, but never hustled... view

By: Henry Adams

One friend in a lifetime is much, two are many, three are hardly possible. Friendship needs a certain parallelism of life, a community of thought, a rivalry of aim... view

By: Henry B. Adams

Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit... view

By: Henry B. Adams

The greatest discovery of my generation is that man can alter his life simply by altering his attitude of mind... view

By: James Truslow Adams

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life IS worth living and your belief will help create the fact... view

By: James Truslow Adams

Life is so fresh, life is every day so new if we are fighting, only for the best. Sometimes I think the only real satisfaction in life is failure, failure in your endeavor to do your best... view

By: Maude Adams

He who is void of virtuous attachments in private life is, or very soon will be, void of all regard for his country. There is seldom an instance of a man guilty of betraying his country, who had not before lost the feeling of moral obligations in his private connections... view

By: Samuel Adams

Among the natural rights of the colonists are these: First a right to life, secondly to liberty, and thirdly to property.. view

By: Samuel Adams

The best things in life are silly... view

By: Scott Adams

You don't have to be a "person of influence" to be influential. In fact, the most influential people in my life are probably not even aware of the things they've taught me... view

By: Scott Adams

The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain until it is secured for all of us and incorporated into our common life... view

By: Jane Addams

The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life... Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality... view

By: Joseph Addison

The greatest sweetener of human life is Friendship. To raise this to the highest pitch of enjoyment, is a secret which but few discover... view

By: Joseph Addison

The important question is not, what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but what will render his life happy on the whole amount... view

By: Joseph Addison

Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for... view

By: Joseph Addison

Man is subject to innumerable pains and sorrows by the very condition of humanity, and yet, as if nature had not sown evils enough in life, we are continually adding grief to grief and aggravating the common calamity by our cruel treatment of one another... view

By: Joseph Addison

If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius... view

By: Joseph Addison

If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is... view

By: Joseph Addison

Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life... view

By: Joseph Addison

One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter... view

By: Joseph Addison

For parlor use, the vague generality is a life saver... view

By: George Ade

If my life was a song the title would be 'Naima'... view

By: Naima Adedapo

When you are covering a life-or-death struggle, as British reporters were in 1940, it is legitimate and right to go along with military censorship, and in fact in situations like that there wouldn't be any press without the censorship... view

By: Kate Adie

It wasn't glamorous in my day. In the regions, reporters were seen as such low life that they didn't merit their name in the Radio Times. Now people are interested in being famous. I never gave it a thought... view

By: Kate Adie

I've never been one to sit around and eat my heart out. Life's too short... view

By: Kate Adie

There has already been the karmic work: that what life has transformed in me, this initiation brought on, of necessity, by trials... view

By: Isabelle Adjani

If I had not passed through trial - through passion, one could say - through these years so painful and so rich, I don't believe I could take on my life and my career as I do today... view

By: Isabelle Adjani

Life has brought me work to do on myself these past two years... view

By: Isabelle Adjani

In the investigation of a neurotic style of life, we must always suspect an opponent, and note who suffers most because of the patient's condition. Usually this is a member of the family... view

By: Alfred Adler

The chief danger in life is that you may take too many precautions... view

By: Alfred Adler

Few are there that will leave the secure seclusion of the scholar's life, the peaceful walks of literature and learning, to stand out a target for the criticism of unkind and hostile minds... view

By: Felix Adler

The hero is one who kindles a great light in the world, who sets up blazing torches in the dark streets of life for men to see by... view

By: Felix Adler

An anxious unrest, a fierce craving desire for gain has taken possession of the commercial world, and in instances no longer rare the most precious and permanent goods of human life have been madly sacrificed in the interests of momentary enrichment... view

By: Felix Adler

The ultimate end of education is happiness or a good human life, a life enriched by the possession of every kind of good, by the enjoyment of every type of satisfaction... view

By: Mortimer Adler

Nothing defines the quality of life in a community more clearly than people who regard themselves, or whom the consensus chooses to regard, as mentally unwell... view

By: Renata Adler

The theatre was created to tell people the truth about life and the social situation... view

By: Stella Adler

The actor cannot afford to look only to his own life for all his material nor pull strictly from his own experience to find his acting choices and feelings... view

By: Stella Adler

Life beats down and crushes the soul and art reminds you that you have one... view

By: Stella Adler