Quotes and citations about life...

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.

Oscar Wilde

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.

Albert Einstein

I'm not afraid of death; I just don't want to be there when it happens.

Woody Allen

This life’s hard, but it’s harder if you’re stupid.

George Higgins

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.

Mae West

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

Soren Kierkegaard

Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.

Allen Saunders

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.

Robert Frost

I'm sure the universe is full of intelligent life. It's just been too intelligent to come here.

Arthur Clarke

No matter how much suffering you went through, you never wanted to let go of those memories.

Haruki Murakami

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.

Mark Twain

Life is pain, highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something.

William Goldman

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

Nicolas Chamfort

The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.

Mark Twain

When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.

John Lennon

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

Isaac Asimov

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw        

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

George Bernard Shaw        

If I can stop one heart from breaking, I shall not live in vain.

Emily Dickinson

That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet.

Emily Dickinson

I'm the one that's got to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.

Jimi Hendrix

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

Don't say you don't have enough time. You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.

Jackson Brown

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