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Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.

John Barth

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.

Albert Einstein

One hundred years from now, it will not matter what my bank account was, how big my house was, or what kind of car I drove. But the world may be a little better, because I was important in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

Ferris Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in awhile, you could miss it.

Ferris Bueller's Day Off

I have always thought it would be a blessing if each person could be blind and deaf for a few days during his early adult life. Darkness would make him appreciate sight silence would teach him the joys of sound.

Helen Keller

Open your eyes and look within. Are you satisfied with the life you're livin'

Bob Marley

I don't think life is about finding yourself, but about creating yourself. Somehow you already know who you are. You just have to believe in yourself and your decisions. And act towards your goals.

Arber Doci

Life is not measured by the breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

One should count each day a separate life.

Seneca

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives.

Jackie Robinson

A man with a half volition goes backwards and forwards, and makes no way on the smoothest road a man with a whole volition advances on the roughest, and will reach his purpose, if there be even a little worthiness in it. The man without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder - a waif, a nothing, a no man. Have a purpose in life and having it, throw such strength of mind and muscle into your work as God has given you.

Thomas Carlyle

An act of love that fails is just as much a part of the divine life as an act of love that succeeds, for love is measured by fullness, not by reception.

Harold Loukes

Any life, no matter how long and complex it may be, is made up of a single moment - the moment in which a man finds out, once and for all, who he is.

Jorge Luis Borges

Be life long or short, its completeness depends on what it was lived for.

David Starr Jordan

Courage is the price that life extracts for granting peace. The soul that knows it not. knows no release from little things.

Amelia Earhart Putnam

Courageous risks are life-giving, they help you grow, make you brave, and better than you think you are.

Joan L. Curcio

Death is Nature's expert advice to get plenty of Life.

Johann von Goethe

Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile I caught hell for.

Earl Warren

Find ecstasy in life the mere sense of living is joy enough.

Emily Elizabeth Dickinson

Friendship without self-interest is one of the rare and beautiful things of life

Yassine Aumerally

His life was gentle and the elements So mixed in him, that Nature might stand up, And say to all the world, THIS WAS A MAN

William Shakespeare

History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.

Cicero

I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.

Laura Ingalls Wilder

I believe you should live each day as if it is your last, which is why I don't have any clean laundry because, come on, who wants to wash clothes on the last day of their life

Child Age 15

I cannot even imagine where I would be today were it not for that handful of friends who have given me a heart full of joy. Let's face it, friends make life a lot more fun.

Charles R. Swindoll

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