781 Life Quotes

As most of the population suffers through life, barely surviving, disappointed and confused day after day, hopeless, wondering what happened to their strong and beautiful country, it is in the media's power to restore, if not some of our quality of life, at least a bit of our peace of mind. view quote

In the scope of a happy life, a messy desk or an overstuffed coat closet is a trivial thing, yet I find - and I hear from other people that they agree - that getting rid of clutter gives a disproportionate boost to happiness. view quote

Every person, every artist makes his life an artwork. view quote

There can be no assumption that today's majority is 'right' and the Amish and others like them are 'wrong.' A way of life that is odd or even erratic but interferes with no rights or interests of others is not to be condemned because it is different. view quote

The older you get, the more fragile you understand life to be. I think that's good motivation for getting out of bed joyfully each day. view quote

For a very long time now I've been saying to young women, 'You can have it all, but not all at the same time.' How important it is to take very good care of yourself, of your mental and physical and spiritual wellbeing; it's hard to do. It's easier to be a workaholic than to have a truly balanced life. view quote

You can't get mad at weather because weather's not about you. Apply that lesson to most other aspects of life. view quote

Life is full of adventure. There's no such thing as a clear pathway. view quote

You have to relax when you're shooting an arrow. You can't be tense. And that just helps, in your day-to-day life. view quote

Do not be too moral. You may cheat yourself out of much life so. Aim above morality. Be not simply good; be good for something. view quote

Even with all our technology and the inventions that make modern life so much easier than it once was, it takes just one big natural disaster to wipe all that away and remind us that, here on Earth, we're still at the mercy of nature. view quote

In countries with a properly functioning legal system, the mob continues to exist, but it is rarely called upon to mete out capital punishment. The right to take human life belongs to the state. Not so in societies where weak courts and poor law enforcement are combined with intractable structural injustices. view quote