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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

I have not ceased being fearful, but I have ceased to let fear control me. I have accepted fear as a part of life--specifically the fear of change, the fear of the unknown and I have gone ahead despite the pounding in my heart that says turn back, turn back, you'll die if you venture too far.

Erica Jong

I regret that I have but one life to give for my country.

Nathan Hale

I think Superman should go on the Larry King show and announce that he would come back to life if people in all 50 states wanted him to.

Dave Barry

If people concentrated on the really important things in life, there'd be a shortage of fishing poles.

Doug Larson

If you see a whole thing - it seems that it's always beautiful. Planets, lives.... But close up a world's all dirt and rocks. And day to day, life's a hard job, you get tired, you lose the pattern.

Ursula K. LeGuin

If you wouldst live long, live well, for folly and wickedness shorten life.

Benjamin Franklin

In every child who is born, no matter what circumstances, and of no matter what parents, the potentiality of the human race is born again and in him, too, once more, and of each of us, our terrific responsibility toward human life toward the utmost idea of goodness, of the horror of terror, and of God.

James Agee

Is there life before death

Graffito

It is not doing the things we like to do, But liking the things we have to do That makes life blessed.

Unknown

Learning to dislike children at an early age saves a lot of expense and aggravation later in life.

Robert Byrne

Life is always a tightrope or a feather bed. Give me the tightrope.

Edith Newbold Jones Wharton

Life is better than death, I believe, if only because it is less boring, and because it has fresh peaches in it.

Alice Walker

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than exposure.

Helen Keller

Life is endless after death.

Alex Saturn

Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves. We must believe that we are gifted for something and that this thing must be attained.

Marie Curie

Life isn't fair. It's just fairer than death, that's all.

William Goldman

Make your life a mission - not an intermission.

Arnold Glasgow

Most people hew the battlements of life from compromise, erecting their impregnable keeps from judicious submissions, fabricating their philosophical drawbridges from emotional retractions and scalding marauders in the boiling oil of sour grapes.

Zelda

No life is so hard that you can't make it easier by the way you take it.

Ellen Glasgow

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