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Life with Mary was like being in a telephone booth with an open umbrella-no matter which way you turned, you got it in the eye.
– Jean Kerr
Life without a friend is death without a witness.
– Danish proverb
Life without emotions is like an engine without fuel.
– Mary Astor
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
– Kahlil Gibran
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
– Kahlil Gibran
Life without music would be a mistake.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke Zarathustra
Life without sacrifice is like a pretty rose without smell and thorns.
– A.Carcani
Life without sex might be safer but it would be unbearably dull. It is the sex instinct which makes women seem beautiful, which they are once in a blue moon, and men seem wise and brave, which they never are at all. Throttle it, denaturalize it, take it away, and human existence would be reduced to the prosiac, laborious, boresome, imbecile level of life in an anthill.
– Henry Louis Mencken
Life without the courage for death is slavery.
– Seneca
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
– George Bernard Shaw
Life wouldn't be worth living if I worried over the future as well as the present.
– W. Somerset Maugham
Life's a tough proposition, and the first hundred years are the hardest.
– Wilson Mizner
Life's a voyage that's homeward bound.
– Herman Melville
Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man. But sooner or later the man who wins, is the man who thinks he can.
– Vince Lombardi
Life's but a day at most.
– George Burns
Life's but a walking shadow, a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage And then is heard no more it is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying Nothing.
– William Shakespeare
Life's dirty. Life's unclean you know. It's birth, it's sex, it's the intestinal tract. One big squishy, unsanitary mess. It never gets any cleaner either. You know, dust to dust, worms crawl in, worms crawl out, right Even though we know that, we still walk the walk, we still live the life. We're like a bunch of little kids. Little kids, you know, we jump in this big old pond of mud and we're slapping it all over our face, rubbing our hair all down our backs and we're making these glorious, gooey, mud pies. That's us.
– Andrew Schneider
Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
– Victor Hugo
Life's most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others? Living is a form of not being sure, not knowing what next or how. The moment you know how, you begin to die a little.
– Kadiyam Srihari
Life's mysterious, strange, and full of wonders- and only a fool withdraws from it willingly and lets it pass him by.
– Dean Koontz
Life's not easy, try romancing with it.
– Nishad Abubakar
Life's not fair . . . get over it.
– Tom Zegan
Life's not how we want it sometimes. It just is what it is. So do what you love and make the most of what it "is".
– JMPearson
Life's simplest things are love, and kindly friends, Nature's sweet charm of earth and sea and sky gladness of soul that with right living blends -- home's dear content, so cheap that all may buy.
– Ripley D. Saunders
Life's splendor forever lies in wait about each one of us in all its fullness, but veiled from view, deep down, invisible, far off. It is there, though, not hostile, not reluctant, not deaf. If you summon it by the right word, by its right name, it will come.
– Franz Kafka

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