Quotes by life

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  • Tennessee Williams
    Tennessee Williams
    American playwright 1911-1983
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    A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.
  • Epictetus
    Epictetus
    Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
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    A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope.
  • Anton Chekhov
    Anton Chekhov
    Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-1904
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    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.
  • Sydney Smith
    Sydney Smith
    English writer and cleric 1771-1845
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    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.
  • Abraham Lincoln
    Abraham Lincoln
    American statesman 1809-1865
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    And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
  • Henry Brooks Adams
    Henry Brooks Adams
    American historian 1838-1918
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    Chaos often breeds life, when order breeds habit.
  • Confucius
    Confucius
    Chinese philosopher 551 BC - 479 BC
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    Chose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    City life is millions of people being lonesome together.
  • Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Henri-Frédéric Amiel
    Swiss philosopher and poet 1821-1881
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    Common sense is the measure of the possible; it is composed of experience and prevision; it is calculation applied to life.
  • Walter Benjamin
    Walter Benjamin
    German philosopher 1882-1940
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    Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
  • Carl Gustav Jung
    Carl Gustav Jung
    Swiss psychiatrist 1875-1961
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    Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.
  • Richard Bach
    Richard Bach
    American author 1936-
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    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.
  • Robert Frost
    Robert Frost
    American poet 1874-1963
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    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.
  • John Dryden
    John Dryden
    English poet and playwright 1631-1700
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    He has not learned the first lesson of life who does not every day surmount a fear.
  • Friedrich von Schiller
    Friedrich von Schiller
    German poet 1759-1805
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    Honesty prospers in every condition of life.
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