180 Top-Notch Quotes about Life

"People lose people, we lose things in our life as we're constantly growing and changing. That's what life is is change, and a lot of that is loss. It's what you gain from that loss that makes life."

Thomas Jane (born Thomas Elliott III; February 22, 1969) is an American actor and comic book writer.


"Today, you have 100% of your life left."

Tom Hopkins (-) is an authority on the subject of selling. He is known as America's #1 sales trainer and developed many successful selling techniques from his own experiences in sales.


"Many people worry so much about managing their careers, but rarely spend half that much energy managing their LIVES. I want to make my life, not just my job, the best it can be. The rest will work itself out."

Laura Jeanne Reese Witherspoon (born March 22, 1976) professionally known as Reese Witherspoon, is an American actress, film producer, and television producer.


"Life is not a matter of holding good cards, but sometimes, playing a poor hand well."

Jack London (January 12, 1876 – November 22, 1916) was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwide celebrity and a large fortune from his fiction alone.


"The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life is what you become."

Jim Rohn (September 17, 1930 - December 5, 2009) was an American entrepreneur, author and motivational speaker.


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

George Bernard Shaw (26 July 1856 – 2 November 1950) was an Irish playwright and a co-founder of the London School of Economics. Although his first profitable writing was music and literary criticism, in which capacity he wrote many highly articulate pieces of journalism, his main talent was for drama and he wrote more than 60 plays.


"Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile I caught hell for it."

Earl Warren (March 19, 1891 – July 9, 1974) was the 14th Chief Justice of the United States Supreme Court and one of only two people to be elected Governor of California three times.


"There are certain pressures and things that change your life to a degree that, in the cost benefit analysis that constantly goes on, sometimes makes you think, 'Maybe I should just leave.' "

David Lawrence Schwimmer (born November 2, 1966) is an American actor and director of television, film, and theater.


"The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate."

Oprah Gail Winfrey (born January 29, 1954) is an American television host, actress, producer, and philanthropist, best known for her self-titled, multi-award winning talk show, which has become the highest-rated program of its kind in history. She has been ranked the richest African American of the 20th century, the greatest black philanthropist in American history.


"I'm just kind of taking whatever life gives me and hoping that I make the right decision."

Amy Lysle Smart (born March 26, 1976) is an American film and television actress and former fashion model.