June 28, 2016

Jane Wagner: All my...

All my life, I always wanted to be somebody. Now I see that I should have been more specific.
/Jane Wagner/

Peyton Conway March: There is...

There is a wonderful mythical law of nature that the three things we crave most in life - happiness, freedom, and peace of mind - are always attained by giving them to someone else.
/Peyton Conway March/

George Mikes: Many continentals...

Many continentals think life is a game; the English think cricket is a game.
/George Mikes/

June 27, 2016

Jeb Dickerson: If the...

If the light in your life has changed to yellow, I recommend you floor it. It's safer than the alternative.
/Jeb Dickerson/

June 25, 2016

Ann Landers: Class is...

Class is the sure-footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.
/Ann Landers/

Euripides: There is...

There is just one life for each of us: our own.

June 24, 2016

H. W. Byles: Cheerfulness is...

Cheerfulness is what greases the axles of the world. Don't go through life creaking.
/H. W. Byles/

June 23, 2016

Henry James: The only...

The only reason for the existence of a novel is that it does attempt to represent life.
/Henry James/

Ursula K. Le Guin: If you...

If you see a whole thing - it seems that it's always beautiful. Planets, lives... But close up a world's all dirt and rocks. And day to day, life's a hard job, you get tired, you lose the pattern.
/Ursula K. Le Guin/

June 21, 2016

James Truslow Adams: Be not...

Be not afraid of life. Believe that life IS worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
/James Truslow Adams/

Andrzej Wajda: We expected...

We expected that people were just waiting for the collapse of the Soviet Union, or at least for its retreat, and they were going to be full of initiative in all areas of life - in culture, in economy and in politics.
/Andrzej Wajda/

Alain de Botton: The longing...

The longing for a destiny is no nowhere stronger than in our romantic life. All too often forced to share our bed with those who cannot fathom our soul, can we not be forgiven if we believe ourselves fated to stumble one day upon the man or woman of our dreams.
/Alain de Botton/

June 20, 2016

Minoru Yamasaki: And I...

And I think that the environment is one very strong way to counterbalance the chaotic nature of our life.
/Minoru Yamasaki/

George Herbert: Life is...

Life is half spent before we know what it is.
/George Herbert/

June 19, 2016

Ralph Waldo Emerson: A man...

A man builds a fine house; and now he has a master, and a task for life: he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
/Ralph Waldo Emerson/