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

Nathan Hale

Peter Who am I You sure you want to know The story of my life is not for the faint of heart. If somebody said it was a happy little tale... if somebody told you I was just your average ordinary guy, not a care in the world... somebody lied.

Spider-Man

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

Don't hate or fear to death because death is the only one who set us free from life's slavery...

Dolasankar Sahu

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

Freedom enables us to accept ourselves and become who we are in reality. Many a times, people trade in their reality for a role that they aren't meant to be. They willingly trade in their originality and freedom, and put on a mask to act, to please others. Such artificial , hollow and superficial life, doesn't matter how attractive it may seem, can become a chain and burdain. Be free. Be original. And you will be happy. The revilution for freedom always begins internally, on personal level first. Never trade in your freedom.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

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 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

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