I believe that if life gives you lemons, you
should make lemonade... And try to find somebody whose
life has given them vodka, and have a party.
Because life is a living, breathing work
of art, you are a painting as you go. Be a masterpiece.
Drink in life. Laugh too loud. Compliment others
Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile
people live in a hostile world. Same world.
is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he
thinks into it.
Ernest Holmes Read
Now the alternative to despair is courage. And human
life can be viewed as a continuous struggle between
these two options. Courage is the capacity to affirm
one's life in spite of the elements which
threaten it. The fact that courage usually predominates
over despair in itself tells us something important
about life. It tells you that the forces that
affirm life are stronger than those that negate
Paul E. Pfuetze
What a wonderful life I've had! I only wish I'd
realized it sooner.
Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that
life is serious.
Freedom has its life in the hearts, the actions,
the spirit of men and so it must be daily earned and
refreshed - else like a flower cut from its life-giving
roots, it will wither and die.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Today, more than ever before, life must be
characterized by a sense of Universal responsibility,
not only nation to nation and human to human, but also
human to other forms of life.
I like to look at how people work together when they are
put into stressful situations, when life stops
itself still remains a very effective therapist.
To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it
is what happens while you are busy making other plans.
If you were all alone in the universe with no one to
talk to, no one with which to share the beauty of the
stars, to laugh with, to touch, what would be your
purpose in life? It is other life, it is
love, which gives your life meaning. This is
harmony. We must discover the joy of each other, the joy
of challenge, the joy of growth.
A life spent making mistakes is not only more
honorable, but more useful than a life spent
George Bernard Shaw
The truth is you don't know what is going to happen
tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is
Focusing your life solely on making a buck shows
a certain poverty of ambition. It asks too little of
yourself. Because it's only when you hitch your wagon to
something larger than yourself that you realize your
true potential. -
When I stand before God at the end of my life, I
would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent
left, and could say, 'I used everything you gave me'.
Every human life involves an unfathomable
mystery, for man is the riddle of the universe, and the
riddle of man in his endowment with personal capacities.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Change is the law of life. And those who look
only to the past or present are certain to miss the
John F. Kennedy
A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not
discovered the value of life.
We can either watch life from the sidelines, or
actively participate....Either we let self-doubt and
feelings of inadequacy prevent us from realizing our
potential, or embrace the fact that when we turn our
attention away from ourselves, our potential is