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You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each
moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is
no other land. There is no other life but this.
Henry David Thoreau

Don't just learn how to earn. Learn how to live. The good life is not an amount. It' an
attitude, an act, an idea, a discovery.
Jim Rohn

Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your
heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be
yours.
Dale Carnegie

It's a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often
get it.
William Somerset Maugham

The purpose of life is life.
Karl Lagerfeld

The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like Him.
Socrates

The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
Bruce Lee

The trouble with life isn't that there is no answer, it's that there are so many answers.
Ruth Benedict

Look, I really don't want to wax philosophic, but I will say that if you're alive, you've got to
flap your arms and legs, you got to jump around a lot, you got to make a lot of noise,
because life is the very opposite of death. And therefore, as I see it, if you're quiet, you're
not living. You've got to be noisy, or at least your thoughts should be noisy, colorful and
lively.
Mel Brooks

It is your work in life that is the ultimate seduction.
Pablo Picasso

Life is always walking up to us and saying, "Come on in, the living's fine," and what do we do?
Back off and take its picture.
Russell Baker

I am always astonishing myself. It is the only thing that makes life worth living.
Oscar Wilde

Life is a game - play it.
Mother Teresa

Live this day as if it will be your last. Remember that you will only find "tomorrow" on the
calendars of fools.
Og Mandino

A warrior deems life a light thing when compared to honor.
Japanese proverb

Think little goals and expect little achievements. Think big goals and win big success.
David J. Schwartz

I want to be like Gandhi, and Martin Luther King, and John Lennon... but I want to stay
alive.
Madonna

It's time to start living the life we've imagined.
Henry James

Everything turns gray when I don't have at least one mark on the horizon. Life then seems
empty and depressing. I cannot understand honest men. They lead desperate lives, full of
boredom.
Count Victor Lustig

Most people live - whether physically, intellectually or morally - in a very restricted circle of
their potential being. We all have reservoirs of life to draw upon of which we do not dream.
William James

The art of living consists in knowing which impulses to obey and which must be made to obey.
Sydney J. Harris

The greatest pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.
Walter Bagehot

Don't ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what
the world needs is people who have come alive.
Howard Thurman

Life is like a game of cards. The hand you are dealt is determinism; the way you play it is
free will.
Jawaharlal Nehru

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in a fight - it's the size of the fight in the
dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower

Love life and life will love you back. Love people and they will love you back.
Arthur Rubinstein

The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
David Russell

It is the greatest of all mistakes to begin life with the expectation that it is going to be easy,
or with the wish to have it so.
Lucy Larcom

I take a simple view of life. It is - keep your eyes open and get on with it.
Laurence Sterne

Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass; it's about learning to dance in the rain.
Vivian Greene

A man of good will with a little effort and belief in his own powers can enjoy a deep, tranquil,
rich life - provided he go on his own way. To live one's own life is still the best way of life,
always was, and always will be.
Henry Miller

You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf.
Jon Kabat-Zinn

Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine

Life is my college. May I graduate well, and earn some honors!
Louisa May Alcott

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