Quotes by life

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  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    Of all the diversions of life, there is none so proper to fill up its empty spaces as the reading of useful and entertaining authors.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.
  • John Patrick
    John Patrick
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    Pain makes man think. Thought makes man wise. Wisdom makes life endurable.
    Source: The Teahouse of the August Moon act I, scene i, p. 6
  • J. Adams
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    The good we secure for ourselves is precarious and uncertain until it is secured for all of us and incorporated into our common life.
  • Thomas Henry Huxley
    Thomas Henry Huxley
    English biologist 1825-1895
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    The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
  • Cato the Elder
    Cato the Elder
    Roman senator and historian 234-149 BC
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    We cannot control the evil tongues of others; but a good life enables us to disregard them.
  • Albert Einstein
    Albert Einstein
    German - American physicist 1879-1955
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    Your imagination is your preview of life's coming attractions.
  • 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.
  • Christopher Morley
    Christopher Morley
    American Novelist, Journalist, Poet 1890-1957
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    A man who has never made a woman angry is a failure in life.
  • Joseph Conrad
    Joseph Conrad
    In Poland born English writer 1857-1924
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    A man's real life is that accorded to him in the thoughts of other men by reason of respect or natural love.
  • 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.
  • Greg Anderson
    Greg Anderson
    American author 1964-
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    Although our inattention can contribute to our lack of total well-being, we also have the power to choose positive behaviors and responses. In that choice we change our every experience of 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.
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