Quotes on Life and Living (part 1)
"Each day is a 24-hour miracle to be treated with
awe and experienced to its fullest."
- HBS, "Daily Thoughts"
"Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions.
All life is an experiment."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Life is not easy for any of us. But what of that?
We must have perseverance and above all confidence in ourselves.
We must believe that we are gifted for something and that
this thing must be attained."
– Marie Curie
"Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living,
and your belief will help create the fact."
– William James
"Dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today."
- James Dean
"Not only is your story worth telling,
but it can be told in words so painstakingly
eloquent that it becomes a song."
- Gloria Naylor
"Life is what we make it. Always has been, always will be."
- Grandma Moses
"Life is full of beauty. Notice it. Notice the bumble bee,
the small child, and the smiling face. Smell the rain and
feel the wind. Live your life to the fullest potential
and fight for your dreams."
- Ashley Smith
"The most important things in life aren't things."
- Anthony J. D'Angelo
"When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced...
Live your life so that when you die,
the world cries and you rejoice."
- Cherokee Proverb
"It is good to have an end to journey toward;
but it is the journey that matters, in the end."
- Ursula K. Le Guin
"That I will never come again is what makes life so sweet."
- Emily Dickinson