Updated: March 6, 2019
History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. – Winston Churchill
If you end up with a boring miserable life because you listened to your mom, your dad, your teacher, your priest, or some guy on television telling you how to do your shit, then you deserve it. – Frank Zappa
It’s a funny thing about life: if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it. – W. Somerset Maugham
Life is funny. Things change, people change, but you will always be you, so stay true to yourself and never sacrifice who you are for anyone. – Zayn Malik
If real life were a book, it would never find a publisher. – Jasper Fforde
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans. – John Lennon
When people hurt you over and over, think of them like sandpaper. They may scratch and hurt you a bit, but in the end, you end up polished and they end up useless.
Some of the greatest things in life are unseen; that’s why you close your eyes when you kiss, cry or dream.
Life is a whim of several billion cells to be you for a while.
Do not lose hold of your dreams or aspirations. For if you do, you may still exist but you have ceased to live. – Henry David Thoreau
Life is the game that must be played. – Edwin Arlington Robinson
To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone. – Reba McEntire
In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost
Not a shred of evidence exists in favour of the idea that life is serious. – Brendan Gill
Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind. – Dr. Seuss
Life is worth living as long as there’s a laugh in it. – L.M. Montgomery
Those who educate children well are more to be honoured than they who produce them; for these only gave them life, those the art of living well. – Aristotle
Life is the art of drawing without an eraser. – John D. Gardner
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, today is God’s gift, that’s why we call it the present. – Joan Rivers
Families are like fudge…mostly sweet with a few nuts.
Put your hand on a hot stove for a minute, and it seems like an hour. Sit with a pretty girl for an hour, and it seems like a minute. That’s relativity. – Albert Einstein
I don’t know the key to success, but the key to failure is trying to please everybody. – Bill Cosby
Life is all about risks and it requires you to jump. Don’t be a person who has to look back and wonder what they would have or could have had. No one lives forever.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance. – Oscar Wilde
Friends are like bras: close to your heart and there for support.
When life is sweet, say thank you and celebrate. And when life is bitter, say thank you and grow. – Anmol Andore
If you want to know where your heart is, just look where your mind goes when it wanders.
Life is like a cup of coffee or tea. No matter how bitter it may be, it is always enjoyable. – Jason Wong
Life is too important to be taken seriously. – Oscar Wilde
Life is like playing a violin in public and learning the instrument as one goes on. – Samuel Butler
Because of your smile, you make life more beautiful. – Thich Nhat Hanh
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