Quotes by life
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Cato the Elder
Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them.
American playwright 1911-1983
A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.
In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
A man's real life is that accorded to him in the thoughts of other men by reason of respect or natural love.
Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope.
Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-1904
All of life and human relations have become so incomprehensibly complex that, when you think about it, it becomes terrifying and your heart stands still.
English writer and cleric 1771-1845
All this class of pleasures inspires me with the same nausea as I feel at the sight of rich plum-cake or sweetmeats; I prefer the driest bread of common life.
American statesman 1809-1865
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Henry Brooks Adams
American historian 1838-1918
Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
Chose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862
City life is millions of people being lonesome together.
Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation applied to life.
German philosopher 1882-1940
Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
American author 1936-
Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
American poet 1874-1963
Friends make pretence of following to the grave but before one is in it, their minds are turned and making the best of their way back to life and living people and things they understand.
English poet and playwright 1631-1700
He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount a fear.
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