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36 true life quotes:

The whole of life is but a moment of time. It is our duty, therefore to use it, not to misuse it.
~Plutarch

In life we all have an unspeakable secret, an irreversible regret, an unreachable dream and an unforgettable love.  
~Diego Marchi

At one point in your life you either have the thing you want or the reasons why you don't.
~ Andy Roddick 

Life is a fragile moth flying, caught in the web of the years that pass.
~Sara Teasdale

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
~Carol Burnett

Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself
~ Harvey Fierstein

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
~Annie Dillard

The only way to enjoy anything in this life is to earn it first.
~Ginger Rogers

The great consolation in life is to say what one thinks.
~Voltaire

Life is half spent before one knows what it is.
~French Proverb

You make what seems a simple choice: choose a man or a job or a neighborhood- and what you have chosen is not a man or a job or a neighborhood, but a life.
~Jessamyn West

What you get is a living – what you give is a life.
~Lillian Gish

You know, your career is just your career; your life is your life!

~Sissy Spacek

Life moves pretty fast if you don’t stop and look around once in awhile you could miss it.
~Ferris Bueller

Life has many ways of testing a person’s will, either by having nothing happen or by having everything happen all at once.
~Paulo Coelho

Life is very short and there’s no time for fussing and fighting my friend.
~Unknown author

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Life is an adventure in forgiveness.
~Norman Cousins

Reality is hard. It is no walk in the park, this thing called life.
~Patty Duke

Life is a game played on us while we are playing other games.
~Evan Esar

Life is no laughing matter, except to the man who can laugh at his troubles.
~Unknown Author

There is more to life than increasing it’s speed.
~Mahatma Gandi

Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.
~Oscar Wilde

Life is the only art that we are required to practice without preparation, and without being allowed the preliminary trials, the failures and botches, that are essential for training.
~Lewis Mumford

Life becomes easier when you learn to accept an apology you never got.
~Robert Brault

I would rather be known in life as an honest sinner, than a lying hypocrite.
~Unknown Author

The second half of a mans life is made up of nothing but the habits he has acquired during the first half.
~Dostoevski

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Life is like a cash register, in that every thought, every deed, like every sale, is registered and recorded.
~Bishop Fulton J. Sheen

Life to me is like a beach covered with lots of pebbles, the faster we qualify ourselves to pick these pebbles the richer we will be.
~Evan A. Sholi

Life is a language in which certain truths are conveyed to us; if we could learn them in some other way, we should not live.
~Arthur Schopenhauer

Life is neither a good nor an evil, but simply the scene of good and evil.
~Senaca

Most of the shadows of this life are caused by our standing in our own sunshine.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson


It may be that the sole purpose in life is to serve as a warning to others.
~Steven Wright

Life is a matter about which we are lost if we reason either too much or too little,
~Samuel Butler

The best of life is always ahead, always further along.
~William Mulock

Life is more than a magazine in which we flip pages and enjoy the pictures.
~Ralph Boyer

Life is a hospital in which every patient wants to change his bed for anothers.
~Baudelaire

The secret of success in life is known only by those who have not succeeded.
~John Churton Collins

Life is neither to be wept over nor to be laughed at but to be understood.
~Arthur Schopenhauer

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