The purpose of life is a life of purpose.
Robert Byrne

The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water, but to walk on the earth.
Chinese Proverb

There are two great days in a person’s life, the day we are born and the day we discover why.
William Barclay

There are two ways to live your life; One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Albert Einstein

There are as many nights as days and the one is just as long as the other in the year’s course. Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness and the word ‘happy’ would lose its meaning, if it were not balanced by sadness.
Carl Jung

Let us so live, that when we come to die, even the undertaker will be sorry.
Mark Twain

Life is a foreign language, all men mispronounce it.
Christopher Morley

Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.
Lillian Dickson

Life is trying things to see if they work.
Ray Bradbury

Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
Friedrich Nietzsche

There are only two tragedies in life, one is not getting what one wants and the other is getting it.
Oscar Wilde

When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.
George Washington Carver

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It’s the transition that’s troublesome.
Isaac Asimov

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Oscar Wilde

As a tale, so is life, not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.

The supreme happiness of life is the conviction of being loved for yourself.
Victor Hugo

In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life it goes on.
Robert Frost

Life is 10% of what happens to me and 90% of how I react to it.
John Maxwell

We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.
Winston Churchill

The world is round, and the place which may seem like the end, may also be only the beginning.
Ivy Baker

My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning, and I go to bed at night, in between I occupy myself as best I can.
Cary Grant

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