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Quotes About Life

Quotes About Life That Reveal Its Truths


One famous quote about life is, "Live and learn". Who can argue with that? As years pass, we are able to witness and participate in a host of new experiences. Each year brings us new experiences, and a greater recognition of the various truths of life. Here are a number of quotes about life that hold some of the vital truths that make up life.

Leonardo Da Vinci: Quotes about Life
Iron rusts from disuse, stagnant water loses its purity, and in cold weather becomes frozen, even so does inaction sap the vigor of the mind.

Somerset Maugham
It is a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.

Nelson Rockefeller
It is essential that we enable young people to see themselves as participants in one of the most exciting eras in history, and to have a sense of purpose in relation to it.

Sir William Osler
It is much simpler to buy books than to read them and easier to read them than to absorb their contents. Too many men slip early out of the habit of studious reading, and yet that is essential...

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.

Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Charles Darwin
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as he be a man of merit.

Margaret Bonnano
It is only possible to live happily ever after on a day to day basis.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross
It is only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it were the only one we had.

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