Quotes on Life

Life can seem so simple and yet so confusing at times. Here are a few of my favourite quotes on life. Hope it resonates with you too!

Old clock close up view

“We do not rememer days, we remember moments.” – Cesare Pavese

“If you live long enough, you’ll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you’ll be a better person. It’s how you handle adversity, not how it affects you.” – William J Clinton

“The privilege of a lifetime is being who you are.” – Joseph Campbell

“I have a simple philosophy: Fill what’s empty. Empty what’s full. Scratch where it itches.” – Alice Roosevelt Longworth

“Beware the barrenness of a busy life.” – Socrates

“Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself.” – Harvey Fierstein


19 responses to “Quotes on Life

  1. Thank you for the best quotes for this week, especially the last one :)

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  2. That last quote Is my favorite. So incredibly true. Harvey was evidently a pretty smart fellow. :)

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  3. augustmacgregor

    Thanks for these quotes! William Clinton and Joseph Campbell’s especially resonated with me.

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  4. I’m enjoying all your posts but these quotes are exceptional.

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  5. Reblogged this on Lifeblood and commented:
    i originally found this at http://quinnsbooks.wordpress.com/2014/12/01/quotes-on-life/


  6. Visenya Targaryen

    Good choice of quotes.

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  7. The Longworth quote amused me, and once I thought about it, rang true…

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  9. Reblogged this on Opher's World and commented:
    I love that last quote. We should always speak with passion about what we believe even if it offends, ostracises or upsets. It is who we are.


  10. some good quotes! happy 2015


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