Quotes: life

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  • 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.
  • André Gide
    André Gide
    French writer 1869-1951
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    I owe much to my friends; but, all things considered, it strikes me that I owe even more to my enemies. The real person springs life under a sting even better than under a caress.
  • 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
  • Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    American poet 1819-1892
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    I venerate old age; and I love not the man who can look without emotion upon the sunset of life, when the dusk of evening begins to gather over the watery eye, and the shadows of twilight grow broader and deeper upon the understanding.
  • Berenice Bejo
    Berenice Bejo
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    I'm okay. Nobody's bothering me. Everyone's very kind, and very polite. I don't feel like my whole life changed.
  • 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.
  • Henry David Thoreau
    Henry David Thoreau
    American writer 1817-1862
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    If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life.
  • Rodney Dangerfield
    Rodney Dangerfield
    American comedian, actor
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    If it were weren't for pickpockets, I'd have no sex life at all.
  • Rodney Dangerfield
    Rodney Dangerfield
    American comedian, actor
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    If it weren't for pickpockets, I'd have no sex life at all.
  • Kofi Annan
    Kofi Annan
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    If tolerance, respect and equity permeate family life, they will translate into values that shape societies, nations and the world.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
  • Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    Diana Spencer Princess of Wales
    British princess 1961-1997
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    If you find someone you love in your life, then hang on to that love.
  • Joseph Addison
    Joseph Addison
    English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
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    If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother and hope your guardian genius.
  • Implicitly adopting the male life as the norm, they have tried to fashion women out of a masculine cloth. It all goes back to Adam and Eve a story which shows... that if you make a woman out of man, you are bound to get into trouble.
  • Dag Hammarskjöld
    Dag Hammarskjöld
    Swedish diplomat 1905-1961
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    In the last analysis it is our conception of death which decides our answers to all the questions life puts to us.