Quotes: life

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  • W. Mitchell
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    Before my accidents, there were ten thousands things I could do. I could spend the rest of my life dwelling on the things that I had lost, but instead I chose to focus on the nine thousand I still had left.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    City life is millions of people being lonesome together.
  • Ann Landers
    Ann Landers
    American columnist 1918-
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    Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.
  • Walter Benjamin
    Walter Benjamin
    German philosopher 1882-1940
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    Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
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    Death makes no conquest of this conqueror: For now he lives in fame, though not in life.
  • Even when I'm sick and depressed, I love life.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
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    Every man passes his life in the search after friendship.
  • 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.
  • Damon Runyon
    Damon Runyon
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    I came to the conclusion long ago that all life is six to five against.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    I do not know how to distinguish between our waking life and a dream. Are we not always living the life that we imagine we are?
  • Igor Stravinsky
    Igor Stravinsky
    Russian composer 1882-1971
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    I have learned throughout my life as a composer chiefly through my mistakes and pursuits of false assumptions, not by my exposure to founts of wisdom and knowledge.
  • I really want to clear my life so that I have to make as few decisions as possible about anything except how to best serve this community.
    Source: The Telegraph, 7 november 2014
  • Dave Barry
    Dave Barry
    American humorist, writer
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    If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving an infant's life, she will choose to save the infant's life without even considering if there are men on base.