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The course of life in unpredictable, no one can write his autobiography in advance.

Abraham J. Heschel

The crest and crowning of all good, Life's final star, is Brotherhood.

Edwin Markham

The cure for all the ills and wrongs, the cares, the sorrows, and the crimes of humanity, all lie in that one word Love. It is the divine vitality that everywhere produces and restores life.

Lydia Child

The danger of the past was that men became slaves. The danger of the future is that men may become robots. True enough, robots do not rebel. But given man's nature, robots cannot live and remain sane, they become Golems, they will destroy their world and themselves because they cannot stand any longer the boredom of a meaningless life.

Erich Fromm

The darkest hour in any man's life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it.

Horace Greeley

The day is not far off when the economic problem will take the back seat where it belongs, and the arena of the heart and the head will be occupied or reoccupied, by our real problems -- the problems of life and of human relations, of creation and behavior and religion.

John Maynard Keynes

The day you start giving importance to the life of even a little fly, you turn into a holy man!

Mehmet Murat ildan

The deadliest relationship is life is the person who destroys your hope.

Vikrant Parsai

The deepest definition of youth is life as yet untouched by tragedy.

Alfred North Whitehead

The depth and strength of a human character are defined by its moral reserves. People reveal themselves completely only when they are thrown out of the customary conditions of their life, for only then do they have to fall back on their reserves.

Leon Trotsky

The destructive character lives from the feeling, not that life is worth living, but that suicide is not worth the trouble.

Walter Benjamin

The difficulty in life is the choice.

George Moore

The double law of attraction and radiation or of sympathy and antipathy, of fixedness and movement, which is the principle of Creation, and the perpetual cause of life.

Albert Pike

The drama of life begins with a wail and ends with a sigh.

Minna Antrim

The earth exists not for us but for itself; the Sun shines not for us, but for its own life!

Mehmet Murat ildan

The echo began in some indescribable way to undermine her hold on life. Coming at a moment when she chanced to be fatigued, it had managed to murmur, 'Pathos, piety, courage -- they exist, but are identical, and so is filth. Everything exists, nothing has value.'

Richard

The edge of a precipice... That is the place where man sits throughout his life!

Mehmet Murat ildan

The effort to understand the universe is one of the very few things that lifts human life a little above the level of farce and gives it some of the grace of tragedy.

Steven Weinberg

The effort to understand the universe is one of the very few things that lifts human life a little above the level of farce, and gives it some of the grace of tragedy.

Steven Weinberg

The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like him.

Socrates

The end of your life is just the start of heaven or hell.

Vikrant Parsai

The enjoyment of life would be instantly gone if you removed the possibility of doing something.

Chauncey Depew

The enjoyments of this life are not equal to its evils.

Pliny the Elder

The essence of being human is that one does not seek perfection that one is prepared in the end to be defeated and broken up by life, which is the inevitable price of fastening one's love upon other human individuals.

George Orwell

The essence of living is discovering. Indeed, it is the joy of discovering that makes life worth the effort.

Vijay Krishna

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