Jim's Favorite Famous Quote, Quip, Axiom, and Maxim Repository
Category: Life.

The repository contains 128 quotes in the category “Life.”
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Do not live for the tomorrow or yesterday because you will miss the very essence that is today.


Dream as though you’ll live forever; live as though you’ll die today.

James Dean
1931 — 1955

Live fast; die young; leave a good-looking corpse behind.

James Dean
1931 — 1955

A lifetime is only one day in heaven...or in hell.


I intend to live forever, or die trying.

Groucho Marx
1890 — 1977

Sometimes I lie awake at night, and I ask, “Where have I gone wrong?” Then a voice says to me, “This is going to take more than one night.”

Charles M. Schulz
1922 — 2000

The world is getting to be such a dangerous place, a guy is lucky to get out of it alive.

W. C. Fields
1880 — 1946

If I had been present at Creation, I would have given some useful hints.

King Alfonso X
1221 — 1284

A man who views the world the same at fifty as he did at twenty has wasted thirty years of his life.

Muhammad Ali
1942 —     

The world is a book and those who stay at home read only one page.

St. Augustine
354 — 430 A.D.

Here is a test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: If you’re still alive, it isn’t.

Richard Bach
1936 —     

Society, like the Roman youth at the circus, never shows mercy to the fallen gladiator.

Honoré de Balzac
1799 — 1850

Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.

John Barth

Every man dies; not every man really lives.


You aren’t wealthy until you have something money can’t buy.

Garth Brooks
1962 —     

The soul would have no rainbow had the eyes no tears.

John Vance Cheney
1848 — 1922

To live is to suffer, but to survive is to find meaning in the suffering.

1970 —     

He is a man of sense who does not grieve for what he has not, but rejoices in what he has.

55? — 135?

Don’t let life discourage you; everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard Evans

Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and take a look around once in a while, you could miss it.

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off

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