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Life was simple before World War II. After that, we had systems.
– G. HopperRate it:
Life will always be forever But remember you will not So be remembered forever
– AnonymousRate it:
Life will always be to a large extent what we ourselves make it.
– Samuel SmilesRate it:
Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. And when it happens that you are broken, or betrayed, or left, or hurt, or death brushes near, let yourself sit by an apple tree and listen to the apples falling all around you in heaps, wasting their sweetness. Tell yourself you tasted as many as you could.” ― Louise Erdrich, The Painted Drum LP
– Louise ErdrichRate it:
Life will show you what you did not know.
– Vikrant ParsaiRate it:
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 KerrRate it:
Life without a friend is death without a witness.
– Danish proverbRate it:
Life without emotions is like an engine without fuel.
– Mary AstorRate it:
Life without liberty is like a body without spirit.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
– Kahlil GibranRate it:
Life without music would be a mistake.
– Friedrich Nietzsche, Thus Spoke ZarathustraRate it:
Life without sacrifice is like a pretty rose without smell and thorns.
– A.CarcaniRate it:
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 MenckenRate it:
Life without the courage for death is slavery.
– SenecaRate it:
Life would be tolerable but for its amusements.
– George Bernard ShawRate it:
Life wouldn't be worth living if I worried over the future as well as the present.
– W. Somerset MaughamRate it:
Life's a tough proposition, and the first hundred years are the hardest.
– Wilson MiznerRate it:
Life's a voyage that's homeward bound.
– Herman MelvilleRate it:
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 LombardiRate it:
Life's but a day at most.
– George BurnsRate it:
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 ShakespeareRate it:
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 SchneiderRate it:
Life's greatest happiness is to be convinced we are loved.
– Victor HugoRate it:
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 SrihariRate it:
Life's mysterious, strange, and full of wonders- and only a fool withdraws from it willingly and lets it pass him by.
– Dean KoontzRate it:

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