life-quotesWe need inspirational and encouraging life quotes so we can learn from life’s lessons of those who succeeded in life. It serves as a guide and footsteps of our life. Life is a bitch but you just have to roll with it. It’s okay to wallow in it for a while, but move on and show the world what you’ve got.

Thinking about it, life is one of the best gifts that God has given to us and we can only live it once. There are times that life can be difficult and sometimes it’s really hard to get through it. But remember, life is a gift – it is meant to be enjoyed. Here are some of the best life quotes and sayings that contain words that will hopefully inspire you to keep you going.

Best Life Quotes
Famous Life Quotes, Motivational Life Quotes


Life has two rules: #1 Never quit #2 Always remember rule # 1.
— Unknown


I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will make me happy.
— Richard Bach


Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.
— Forrest Gump


Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life
— Omar Khayyan


Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass… It’s about learning to dance in the rain.
— Vivian Greene


When life gives you a hundred reasons to cry, show life that you have a thousand reasons to smile.
— Unknown


Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.
— Soren Kierkegaard


Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans.
— John Lennon


The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering.
— Bruce Lee


Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.
— Dr. Seuss


Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
— Lou Holtz

Life Quotes to Live By
Inspirational Life Quotes, Positive Life Quotes

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.
— Soren Kierkegaard


Each morning when I open my eyes I say to myself; I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.
— Groucho Marx

The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.
— Marjorie Pay Hinckley

Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.
— Steve Jobs

Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough.
— Emily Dickinson

Live today, for tomorrow it will all be history.
— Anonymous

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
— Unknown

Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.
— Jim Rohn

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.
— Buddha

If you do what you need, you’re surviving. If you do what you want, you’re living.
— Unknown

Short Life Quotes
Life Short Quotes, Short Quotes about Life


Life is like photography. You need the negatives to develop.
— Unknown

Enjoy life! This is not a rehearsal.
— Anonymous

Be so good they can’t ignore you.
— Steve Martin

Variety’s the very spice of life that gives it all its flavour.
— William Cowper

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whatever you are, be a good one.
— Abraham Lincoln

Try and fail, but never fail to try.
— Jared Leto

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.
— Albert Einstein

Enjoy life. There’s plenty of time to be dead.
— Anonymous

Live with no excuses and love with no regrets
— Montel

Great Quotes about Life
Quotes on Life, Famous Quotes about Life


If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.
— African Proverb

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us.
— Alexander Graham Bell

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
— Marcus Aurelius

The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
— Mark Twain

You have to do your thing no matter what anyone says. It’s your life.
— Ethan Embry

A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.
— Kurt Vonnegut

So keep your head high, keep your chin up, and most importantly, keep smiling, because life’s a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about.
— Marilyn Monroe

I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
— F. Scott Fitzgerald

There are two things to aim at in life: first, to get what you want; and after that, to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind achieve the second.
— Logan Pearsall Smith

No one is going to hand me success. I must go out & get it myself. That’s why I’m here. To dominate. To conquer. Both the world, and myself.
— Unknown

Life Inspirational Quotes, Inspiring Life Quotes


Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That’s why it’s called the present.
— Unknown

Never regret something that made you smile.
— Unknown

If you try, you risk failure. If you don’t, you ensure it.
— Anonymous

Life’s journey is not to arrive at the grave safely in a well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways, totally worn out, shouting HOLY CRAP… WHAT A RIDE!
— Anonymous

Never allow someone to be your priority while you’re just their option
— Unknown

If you think sunshine brings you happiness, then you haven’t danced in the rain.
— Unknown

Go where you are celebrated – not tolerated. If they can’t see the real value of you, it’s time for a new start.
— Unknown

Dont be afraid to stand for what you believe in, even if that means standing alone
— Unknown

Don’t worry about failures, worry about the chances you miss when you don’t even try.
— Jack Canfield

Let life be an adventure. Live your life to the fullest, unfettered by fear of the ghosts and goblins of what might occur. Calamity and death happen as well to those who hide from life as to those who squeeze every drop of zest from it.
— Jonathan Lockwood Huie

More Life Quotes and Sayings to Inspire You

You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.
— Winston Churchill

I am the author of my life. Unfortunately I’m writing in pen and I can’t erase my mistakes…
— Unknown

Often in life we forget the things we should remember and remember the things we should forget”
— Unknown

Today you are You, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is Youer than You.
— Dr. Seuss

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
— George Bernard Shaw

Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh.
— George Bernard Shaw

Do all the good you can, by all the means you can, in all the ways you can, to all the people you can, as long as ever you can.
— John Wesley

I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something. And because I cannot do everything I will not refuse to do the something that I can do.
— Hellen Keller

You can never cross the ocean unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore.
— Christopher Columbus

I would rather be ashes than dust. I would rather that my spark should burn out in a brilliant blaze than be stifled by dry rot. I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. The function of man is to live, not to exist. I shall not waste my days trying to prolong them. I shall use my time.
— Jack London

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