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To speak of God, to think of God, is in every respect to show what one is made of. I have always wagered against God and I regard the little that I have won in this world as simply the outcome of this bet. However paltry may have been the stake (my life) I am conscious of having won to the full. Everything that is doddering, squint-eyed, vile, polluted and grotesque is summoned up for me in that one word: God!

André Breton

To suppose such a thing possible as a society, in which men, who are able and willing to work, cannot support their families, and ought, with a great part of the women, to be compelled to lead a life of celibacy, for fear of having children to be starved; to suppose such a thing possible is monstrous.

William Cobbett

To the man-in-the-street, who, I'm sorry to say, is a keen observer of life. The word Intellectual suggests straight away. A man who's untrue to his wife.

W. H. Auden

To truly love one & all is a due i.e. it's a moral obligation required of you for life. So, endeavour to pay it over & over again.

Emeasoba George

To want to be what one can be is purpose in life.

Cynthia Ozick

To wish a dream to life, your desire must be realized through determination, discipline, and drive. It is when you align your decisions and dedication with your actions that dreams manifest into destinations.

Chase LeBlanc

To write it, it took three months; to conceive it - three minutes; to collect the data in it - all my life.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

To-morrow, and to-morrow, and to-morrow, Creeps in this petty pace from day to day To the last syllable of recorded time, And all our yesterdays have lighted fools The way to dusty death. Out, out, brief candle 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

Today is the first day of the rest of your life, and if you screw that up, you can start again tomorrow.

Ingrid Weir

Today, the degradation of the inner life is symbolized by the fact that the only place sacred from interruption is the private toilet.

Lewis Mumford

Today, you have 100% of your life left.

Tom Hopkins

Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday

John Wayne

Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight very clean. It's perfect when it arrives and it puts itself in our hands. It hopes we've learned something from yesterday.

John Wayne

Tomorrow is the most important thing in life. Comes into us at midnight, very clean. When it arrives it is perfect. It puts itself in our hands. It hopes we learned something from yesterday.

Unknown, Epitaph on headstone of actor John Wayne (author unknown)

Tomorrow's life is too late. Live today.

Marcus Valerius Martialis

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

James F. Byrnes

Too much of anything can’t help you make your life better or happy.

Vikrant Parsai

Too much sanity may be madness - and the maddest of all - to see life as it is, and not as it ought to be.

Don Quixote, Man of La Mancha

Too much sanity may be madness. And maddest of all, to see life as it is and not as it should be

Miguel de Cervantes

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Dr. Felice Leonardo Buscaglia

Total absence of humor renders life impossible.

Colette

Trouble is part of your life, and if you don't share it, you don't give the person who loves you a chance to love you enough.

Dinah Shore

True life is lived when tiny changes occur.

Leo Tolstoy

True love is ever God's heart desire i.e. true love is what God greatly wishes for all humans including you. I mean, God longs that you will for life portray true love towards one another/someone else/others.

Emeasoba George

True wisdom is seeing what is beneficial to your eternal life, and managing your life according to that. You do this when you not only know these things and grasp them with your understanding, but also will and do them.

Emanuel Swedenborg, From the book "Apocalypse Explained" #338

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