Life Quotes (9794)

Quotes and citations about Life

When someone follows you all the way to the shop and watches you buy toilet roll, you know your life has changed... view

By: Jennifer Aniston

In the 21st century, I believe the mission of the United Nations will be defined by a new, more profound awareness of the sanctity and dignity of every human life, regardless of race or religion... view

By: Kofi Annan

Above all else, we need a reaffirmation of political commitment at the highest levels to reducing the dangers that arise both from existing nuclear weapons and from further proliferation... view

By: Kofi Annan

Unless young blacks are brought into the mainstream of economic life, they will continue to be on the curbstone... view

By: Walter Annenberg

Accomplish something every day of your life... view

By: Walter Annenberg

Adversity tests us from time to time and it is inevitable that this testing continues during life... view

By: Walter Annenberg

Many activities and team play participation will give you a training that will prove invaluable later on in life... view

By: Walter Annenberg

Too often, older women are seen as victims, but I know lots of formidable women who have marvellous jobs as well as a full erotic life, and children and friends and family... view

By: Francesca Annis

The minute anyone's getting anxious I say, You must eat and you must sleep. They're the two vital elements for a healthy life... view

By: Francesca Annis

You can love more than one person in your life, but things will be different. There'll be a different dynamic. Needs and desires change... view

By: Francesca Annis

I'm often asked if I regret not going to Hollywood. I'm glad I didn't go, because if I had I wouldn't have my extended family, which is the fabric of my life. Only recently have I realised how special and unusual it is... view

By: Francesca Annis

As you grow older, your whole life becomes very rich, multifaceted... view

By: Francesca Annis

I am not going to share my private life with millions of people. I don't find a need to do that and nobody else close to me does either... view

By: Francesca Annis

Life is very nice, but it lacks form. It's the aim of art to give it some... view

By: Jean Anouilh

Life is a wonderful thing to talk about, or to read about in history books - but it is terrible when one has to live it... view

By: Jean Anouilh

Life has a way of setting things in order and leaving them be. Very tidy, is life... view

By: Jean Anouilh

Have you noticed that life, with murders and catastrophes and fabulous inheritances, happens almost exclusively in newspapers?.. view

By: Jean Anouilh

Our entire life - consists ultimately in accepting ourselves as we are... view

By: Jean Anouilh

Some men like to make a little garden out of life and walk down a path... view

By: Jean Anouilh

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy... view

By: Jean Anouilh

To say yes, you have to sweat and roll up your sleeves and plunge both hands into life up to the elbows. It is easy to say no, even if saying no means death... view

By: Jean Anouilh

I have suffered from depression for most of my life. It is an illness... view

By: Adam Ant

I have loved eight women in my life. I remember every woman's face... view

By: Adam Ant

People seem to think that life began with the achievement of personal independence... view

By: Katharine Anthony

If education, culture, the higher life were shining things to be worshiped from afar, he had still a means left whereby he could draw one step nearer to them... view

By: Mary Antin

The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue... view

By: Antisthenes

The drama of life begins with a wail and ends with a sigh... view

By: Minna Antrim

My whole life, people have been saying, Why are you so angry?.. view

By: Fiona Apple

When a mother quarrels with a daughter, she has a double dose of unhappiness hers from the conflict, and empathy with her daughter's from the conflict with her. Throughout her life a mother retains this special need to maintain a good relationship with her daughter... view

By: Terri Apter

The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing... view

By: Thomas Aquinas

I just do whatever it is that I believe I should do, regardless of the risks to my life... view

By: Corazon Aquino

I would rather die a meaningful death than to live a meaningless life... view

By: Corazon Aquino

I've reached a point in life where it's no longer necessary to try to impress. If they like me the way I am, that's good. If they don't, that's too bad... view

By: Corazon Aquino

It wasn't until we got over the self pity that we were able to accept suffering as apart of our life with Christ. A man or woman reaches this plane only when he or she ceases to be the hero... view

By: Corazon Aquino

No one bothered reading the books and understanding - and again, I'm not being high-falutin' about it - but I think our books are great literature with great metaphors of real life dealing with fears and hopes... view

By: Avi Arad

We plan to eliminate the state of Israel and establish a purely Palestinian state. We will make life unbearable for Jews by psychological warfare and population explosion. We Palestinians will take over everything, including all of Jerusalem... view

By: Yasser Arafat

Light is meaningful only in relation to darkness, and truth presupposes error. It is these mingled opposites which people our life, which make it pungent, intoxicating. We only exist in terms of this conflict, in the zone where black and white clash... view

By: Louis Aragon

The sad events that occur in my life are the sad events that happen to everybody, with losing friends and family, but that is a natural occurrence, as natural as being born... view

By: Sergio Aragones

Most people go through life dreading they'll have a traumatic experience. Freaks were born with their trauma. They've already passed their test in life. They're aristocrats... view

By: Diane Arbus

One life is all we have and we live it as we believe in living it. But to sacrifice what you are and to live without belief, that is a fate more terrible than dying... view

By: Joan of Arc