Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
If you live long enough, you’ll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you’ll be a better person. It’s how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit, never quit, never quit.
William J. Clinton
Life is a song – sing it. Life is a game – play it. Life is a challenge – meet it. Life is a dream – realize it. Life is a sacrifice – offer it. Life is love – enjoy it.
Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?
Eyes, Satisfied, Living The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are. – Joseph Campbell
The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.
Lifetime, Privilege The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life. – William Morris
The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.
Happiness, Secret, Genuine Beware the barrenness of a busy life. – Socrates
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
Beware, Busy I have a simple philosophy: Fill what’s empty. Empty what’s full. Scratch where it itches.
Alice Roosevelt Longworth
I have a simple philosophy: Fill what’s empty. Empty what’s full. Scratch where it itches.
Alice Roosevelt Longworth
Life is a series of natural and spontaneous changes. Don’t resist them – that only creates sorrow. Let reality be reality. Let things flow naturally forward in whatever way they like.
Changes, Reality, Flow One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure. – William Feather
One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.
Adventure Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale. – Hans Christian Andersen
Life itself is the most wonderful fairy tale.
Hans Christian Andersen
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
If you love life, don’t waste time, for time is what life is made up of.
This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
Idiot, Fury, Shadow Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts. – Soren Kierkegaard
Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts.
Thoughts, Expresses, Result A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.
Bullied, Yourself, Silence Kindness, I’ve discovered, is everything in life. – Isaac Bashevis Singer
Kindness, I’ve discovered, is everything in life.
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Into each life some rain must fall.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.
Love, Found May you live all the days of your life.
May you live all the days of your life.
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Get correct views of life, and learn to see the world in its true light. It will enable you to live pleasantly, to do good, and, when summoned away, to leave without regret.
Robert E. Lee
It’s only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth – and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up, we will then begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Thoughts Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be. – Jose Ortega y Gasset
Life is a series of collisions with the future; it is not the sum of what we have been, but what we yearn to be.
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
Life is painting a picture, not doing a sum.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
Who will tell whether one happy moment of love or the joy of breathing or walking on a bright morning and smelling the fresh air, is not worth all the suffering and effort which life implies.
Life is a culmination of the past, an awareness of the present, an indication of a future beyond knowledge, the quality that gives a touch of divinity to matter.
Future, Knowledge, Past I look back on my life like a good day’s work, it was done and I am satisfied with it.
I look back on my life like a good day’s work, it was done and I am satisfied with it.
I did not direct my life. I didn’t design it. I never made decisions. Things always came up and made them for me. That’s what life is.
B. F. Skinner
Design, Decisions, Came My life is my message. – Mahatma Gandhi
My life is my message.
Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.
Don’t go through life, grow through life.
Variety’s the very spice of life, That gives it all its flavor.
Life is a long lesson in humility.
James M. Barrie
Life in abundance comes only through great love.
When life is too easy for us, we must beware or we may not be ready to meet the blows which sooner or later come to everyone, rich or poor.
There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Good, Last, Difference Life will always be to a large extent what we ourselves make it.
Life will always be to a large extent what we ourselves make it.
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
Life must be lived as play.
Every man dies. Not every man really lives.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment; but it is no less a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
John F. Kennedy
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain.
Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.
To live a pure unselfish life, one must count nothing as one’s own in the midst of abundance.
Life is a great sunrise. I do not see why death should not be an even greater one.
It is often said that before you die your life passes before your eyes. It is in fact true. It’s called living.