180 Top-Notch Quotes about Life

"There are very little things in this life I cannot afford and patience is one of them."

Larry Martin Hagman (September 21, 1931 – November 23, 2012) was an American film and television actor best known for playing ruthless oil baron J. R. Ewing in the 1980s prime time television soap opera Dallas.


"Life is so full of things we have to do, things we should do and things we want to do, that we forget to work out if it is worth doing in the first place."

Duncan Walker Bannatyne (born 2 February 1949) is a Scottish entrepreneur, philanthropist and author. His business interests include hotels, health clubs, spas, media, TV, stage schools, property and transport.


"Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change."

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


"I spend half my time just living my life, and the other half analyzing it."

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


"Each person must live their life as a model for others."

Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (February 4, 1913 – October 24, 2005) was an African-American civil rights activist, whom the U.S. Congress called "the first lady of civil rights" and "the mother of the freedom movement.


"The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings."

Okakura Kakuzô (1863-1913) was an art historian, painter and intellectual who played a significant role in introducing Japanese culture to the United States, as well as in establishing a canon of Japanese art.


"If you're in a good state, old age can be the most beautiful time in your life - it's only then that you are aware how extraordinary it all is."

Alice Herz-Sommer also known as Alice Sommer (26 November 1903 – 23 February 2014) was a Jewish pianist and music teacher from Bohemia, and a survivor of the Theresienstadt concentration camp


"Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it. "

Danny Kaye born David Daniel Kaminsky (January 18, 1913 – March 3, 1987) was a celebrated American actor, singer, dancer, and comedian.


"Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing."

Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.


"Don't compare your life to others; you have no idea what their journey is all about."

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