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A great disaster is a symbol to us to remember all the big things of life and forget the small things, of which we have thought too much.

Jawaherlal Nehru

A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Gagehot

A great quote remains great when we not only read it but also apply it to our daily life.

Vikrant Parsai

A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.

Albert Schweitzer

A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life.

Robertson Davies

A happy life consists in tranquillity of mind.

Cicero

A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the rest of your life. Nothing looks more stupid than a hat.

P. J. O'Rourke

A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.

Tennessee Williams

A hopeful life is more probable to be helpful/fruitful/successful. Whereas, a hopeless life is most definite to be helpless/unfruitful/unsuccessful. Therefore, for life be hopeful and never hopeless, even if/when it seems there is not a hope at all. ~Emeasoba George.

Emeasoba George

A hundred times every day I remind myself that my inner and outer life depends on the labors of other men, living and dead, and that I must exert myself in order to give in the measure as I have received and am still receiving.

Albert Einstein

A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.

Laurence Sterne

A lawyer starts life giving $500 worth of law for $5 and ends giving $5 worth for $500.

Benjamin H. Brewster

A lawyer starts life giving 500 worth of law for 5 and ends giving 5 worth for 500.

Benjamin H. Brewster

A library, to modify the famous metaphor of Socrates, should be the delivery room for the birth of ideas-a place where history comes to life.

Norman Cousins

A life by choice is one that is filled with love, happiness, and an appreciation of each day."

Steve Maraboli

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

Jackie Robinson

A life lived in chaos is an impossibility...

Madeleine L'Engle

A life lived only for oneself - is a less lived life.

Chase LeBlanc

A life of leisure and a life of laziness are two different things.

Benjamin Franklin

A life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age.

Cicero

A life of pleasure makes even the strongest mind frivolous at last.

Edward Bulwer-Lytton

A life of reaction is a life of slavery, intellectually and spiritually. One must fight for a life of action, not reaction.

Rita Mae Brown

A life spent in constant labor is a life wasted, save a man be such a fool as to regard a fulsome obituary notice as ample reward.

George Jean Nathan

A life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent in doing nothing.

George Bernard Shaw

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

George Bernard Shaw

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