Simple Life Quotes! 150 Sayings to Inspire Living a Simple Life

Simple Life Quotes

  • “There is no greatness where there is not simplicity, goodness, and truth.” ―Leo Tolstoy
  • “Simplicity is making the journey of this life with just baggage enough.” ―Charles Warner
  • “A simple life gives birth to more clarity, inner peace and meaningful relationships.” ―Margo Vader
  • “The greatest step towards a life of simplicity is to learn to let go.” ―Steve Maraboli
  • “Best rule for a simple life… Care with no reason, Love with no expectation.” ―Ritu Ghatourey
  • “Live a simple life; you will own the most beautiful treasures of the world!”― Mehmet Murat ildan
  • “A minimalist by intent, I live a beautiful life with fewer things—simple, yet full.” ―Laurie Buchanan, PhD
  • “Minimalism is about creating space to live simply and meaningfully; it’s about living intentionally.” ―Laurie Buchanan, PhD
  • “In order to seek one’s own direction, one must simplify the mechanics of ordinary, everyday life.”— Plato
  • “According to history, quite a few times simple man turned out to be the significant man.” ―Amit Kalantri
  • “To realise the soothing power of simple life is to find the secret of happiness!”― Mehmet Murat ildan
  • “I have just three things to teach: simplicity, patience, compassion. These three are your greatest treasures.” ―Lao Tzu
  • “More was never the answer. The answer, it turned out, was always less.” ―Cait Flanders, The Year of Less
  • “Truth is ever to be found in simplicity, and not in the multiplicity and confusion of things.”— Isaac Newton
  • “It confuses me that Christian living is not simpler. The gospel, the very good news, is simple.” ―Donald Miller
  • “An authentic life facing reality without mental equivocation is the simplest type of life.” ―Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls
  • “I just want to live simply and pay attention to what’s happening each day.” ―Kent Haruf, Our Souls at Night
  • “Purity and simplicity are the two wings with which man soars above the earth and all temporary nature.”— Thomas Kempis
  • “Reduce the complexity of life by eliminating the needless wants of life, and the labors of life reduce themselves.”—Edwin Way Teale
  • “My new deliberate and slower pace has created a higher quality in my experiences.” ―Lisa J. Shultz, Lighter Living: Declutter. Organize. Simplify.
  • “The simplest things are overlooked. And yet, it is the simplest things that are the most essential.” ―Thomas Lloyd Qualls, Painted Oxen
  • “Do only what is necessary and required. Efficiency is elegant. Less is more.” ―Scott Perry, Endeavor: Cultivate Excellence While Making a Difference
  • “I believe that a simple and unassuming manner of life is best for everyone, best both for the body and the mind.” ―Albert Einstein
  • “Declutter your mind, your heart, your home. Let go of the heaviness that is weighing you down. Make your life simple, but significant.” ―Maria Defillo
  • “Life is as simple as these three questions: What do I want? Why do I want it? And, how will I achieve it?” ―Shannon L. Alder
  • “Say NO to all meaningless activities, so do not need a calendar to remember when the next is really fulfilling event in your life.” ―Rodolfo Peon
  • “There is more joy and fulfillment in pursuing less than can be found in pursuing more.” ―Joshua Fields Millburn, Everything That Remains: A Memoir by The Minimalists
  • “For a few minutes I tried to empty my mind entirely, to concentrate solely on breathing: sometimes it’s useful to rediscover simpler pleasures of life.” ―Romain Gary
  • “Have the courage to build your life around what is really most important to you.” ―Joshua Becker, The Minimalist Home: A Room-By-Room Guide to a Decluttered, Refocused Life
  • “I was rich, for there was nothing else that I needed or wanted.” ―Mark Warren, Two Winters in a Tipi: My Search for the Soul of the Forest
  • “Escape from complicated life! Take refuge in simple life! You will find three treasures there: Healthy body, peaceful mind and a life away from ambitious fools!”― Mehmet Murat ildan
  • “As you simplify your life, the laws of the universe will be simpler; solitude will not be solitude, poverty will not be poverty, nor weakness weakness.”— Henry David Thoreau, Walden
  • “I began to realize how simple life could be if one had a regular routine to follow with fixed hours, a fixed salary, and very little original thinking to do.” ―Roald Dahl
  • “When you simplify your life, you will be able to see the life much better because with a simple life you get rid of the obstacles that prevents your horizons!”― Mehmet Murat ildan
  • “It is desirable that a man live in all respects so simply and preparedly that if an enemy take the town… he can walk out the gate empty-handed and without anxiety.” ―Henry David Thoreau, Walden
  • “My choice of a lighter lifestyle has brought me a greater sense of well-being. In a world that often seems stressful and chaotic, that’s a feeling I cherish.” ―Lisa J. Shultz, Lighter Living: Declutter. Organize. Simplify.
  • “Perhaps, it is not necessary to have so many things. Perhaps, it is not necessary to do so many things. Do we really need it all? Or are we drowning ourselves in things and busyness?”― Akiroq Brost
  • “I want to live simply, to work honestly, to love completely and to dare mightily, so that when I die, my children, and their children, will know that I died empty, and well satisfied.” ― Doug Robinson
  • “After a while, I wasn’t saying no because I was so busy, I was saying no because I didn’t want to be so busy anymore.” ―Courtney Carver, Soulful Simplicity: How Living with Less Can Lead to So Much More
  • “When we focus more on fitting it all in instead of making time for what counts, we lose sight of how to create a meaningful life.” ―Courtney Carver, Soulful Simplicity: How Living with Less Can Lead to So Much More
  • “Getting rid of everything that doesn’t matter allows you to remember who you are. Simplicity doesn’t change who you are, it brings you back to who you are.” ―Courtney Carver, Soulful Simplicity: How Living with Less Can Lead to So Much More
  • “If one’s life is simple, contentment has to come. Simplicity is extremely important for happiness. Having few desires, feeling satisfied with what you have, is very vital: satisfaction with just enough food, clothing, and shelter to protect yourself from the elements.” —The Dalai Lama
  • “We need more country than concrete, we need more mind than material, we need more savannah than sky-scrapers, we need more melody than malady. And this can only happen if we make simplicity and responsibility the way of life.” ―Abhijit Naskar, The Gospel of Technology
  • “That’s been one of my mantras—focus and simplicity. Simple can be harder than complex: You have to work hard to get your thinking clean to make it simple. But it’s worth it in the end because once you get there, you can move mountains.”— Steve Jobs
  • “…there are often many things we feel we should do that, in fact, we don’t really have to do. Getting to the point where we can tell the difference is a major milestone in the simplification process.” ―Elaine St. James, Living the Simple Life: A Guide to Scaling Down and Enjoying More
  • “Simplicity isn’t about being a cold, hard minimalist. A different way of looking at simplicity is to take note of the Japanese aesthetic of wabi sabi. It is difficult to translate it directly into a Western sensibility but it is a way of finding beauty in imperfection and profundity in nature.” ―Amanda Talbot, Rethink: The Way You Live
  • “To find the universal elements enough; to find the air and the water exhilarating; to be refreshed by a morning walk or an evening saunter… to be thrilled by the stars at night; to be elated over a bird’s nest or a wildflower in spring — these are some of the rewards of the simple life.” ―John Burroughs, Leaf and Tendril
  • “The Shire at this time had hardly any ‘government’. Families for the most part managed their own affairs. Growing food and eating it occupied most of their time. In other matters they were, as a rule, generous and not greedy, but contented and moderate, so that estates, farms, workshops, and small trades tended to remain unchanged for generations.” ―J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings
  • “A simple life is not seeing how little we can get by with—that’s poverty—but how efficiently we can put first things first. . . . When you’re clear about your purpose and your priorities, you can painlessly discard whatever does not support these, whether it’s clutter in your cabinets or commitments on your calendar. (148)” ―Victoria Moran, Lit From Within: Tending Your Soul For Lifelong Beauty
  • “Life is truly beautiful in simplicity. When we lead a simple life we achieve an unknown happiness – a happiness that surpasses any other form of happiness. And “Forest Gump” has always been one of my all time favorite movies in life. So I yearn to lead a life like that of Forest Gump! For me my ideal is Forrest Gump. Hope I live upto my ideal.” ―Avijeet Das
  • “The greatest challenge in life is to be our own person and accept that being different is a blessing and not a curse. A person who knows who they are lives a simple life by eliminating from their orbit anything that does not align with his or her overriding purpose and values. A person must be selective with their time and energy because both elements of life are limited.” ―Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

Short Simple Life Quotes

  • “Less is more.”— Robert Browning
  • “Consume less, create more.” ―Unknown
  • “Collect moments, not things.” ―Unknown
  • “Happiness blooms from within.” ―Unknown
  • “Focus on what matters.” ―Unknown
  • “Clutter smothers. Simplicity breathes.” ―Terry Guillemets
  • “The best things in life aren’t things.”
  • “Out of clutter, find simplicity.” ―Albert Einstein
  • “Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.”— Leonardo da Vinci
  • “Simplicity is the glory of expression.”— Walt Whitman
  • “Seek simplicity, and distrust it.” —Alfred North Whitehead
  • “You can do anything, but not everything.” ―Unknown
  • “Life’s so much simpler when you’re dead!”― Stewart Stafford
  • “Solace is in simplicity.” ―Abhijit Naskar,The Gospel of Technology
  • “Don’t make your life complicated, live simply.” ―MJ Jabican
  • “Keep it simple; keep it REAL.” ―Jennifer Ritchie Payette
  • “Simplicity is all but nothing that’s there.” ―Shawn Lukas
  • “The simplest things are often the truest.”— Richard Bach
  • “Only great minds can afford a simple style.” —Stendhal
  • “Make space in your life for what matters.” ―Unknown
  • “Don’t feel guilty doing what’s best for you.” ―Unknown
  • “If it costs you peace, it’s too expensive.” ―Unknown
  • “Love people, use things. The opposite never works.” ―The Minimalists
  • “Life is lived in the moments of simplicity!” ―Avijeet Das
  • “The greatest wealth is to live content with little.”— Plato
  • “I found the simple life, ain’t so simple.” ―Van Halen
  • “Live simply that others might simply live.” —Elizabeth Ann Seton
  • “Live simply so that others may simply live.” —Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Make things as simple as possible, but no simpler.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Sometimes simplicity and elegance are indistinguishable from each other.” ―Amit Kalantri
  • “The simple pleasures of life give us lasting satisfaction.” ―Avijeet Das
  • “I strive for simplicity and believe simplicity is beauty.” ―Allan Alder
  • “It is always the simple that produces the marvelous.”— Amelia Barr
  • “He who buys what he does not need steals from himself.”
  • “Learn to live with less so that you appreciate more.” ―James Ryan
  • “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” ―Confucius
  • “That man is richest whose pleasures are the cheapest.” —Henry David Thoreau
  • “You never have to throw away that which you never buy.” ―Unknown
  • “Happiness is a place between too little and too much.” ―Finnish Proverb
  • “When things aren’t adding up in your life – start subtracting.” ―Unknown
  • “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” ―Jim Rohn
  • “The simple life is an authentic life.” ―Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls
  • “Simple pleasures are the last healthy refuge in a complex world.” —Oscar Wilde
  • “It’s the simple things in life that are the most extraordinary.” ―Paulo Coelho
  • “Simplicity of character is no hindrance to the subtlety of intellect.” —John Morley
  • “One must learn to be simple, anyone can manage to be complex.” ―Amit Kalantri
  • “Simplicity is not a measure of difficulty but of finesse.” ―Mac Duke The Strategist
  • “It is very hard to be simple enough to be good.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “I adore simple pleasures. They are the last refuge of the complex.” —Oscar Wilde

Living A Simple Life Quotes

  • “The trouble with simple living is that, though it can be joyful, rich, and creative, it isn’t simple.” ―Doris Janzen Longacre
  • “My formula for living is quite simple. I get up in the morning and I go to bed at night. In between, I occupy myself as best I can.” ―Cary Grant
  • “The real drawback to the simple life is that it is not simple. If you are living it, you positively can do nothing else. There is not time.” ―Katharine Elizabeth Fullerton Gerould
  • “I discovered all over Ireland is that people living simple lives by the sea or in the remote countryside seem a lot calmer than city folk with their iPads and their Android phones.” ―James Nesbitt
  • “The quality of life is so different in France. There is the possibility of living a simple life. I would never contemplate raising my daughter in LA. I would never raise any child there.” ―Johnny Depp
  • “Simplicity of living, if deliberately chosen, implies a compassionate approach to life. It means that we are choosing to live our daily lives with some degree of conscious appreciation of the condition of the rest of the world.” ―Duane Elgin
  • “I’m just delighted to be living, to be able to have a simple conversation, to feel a ray of sunlight on my skin and listen to the breeze move through the leaves of a tree.” ―Ryuichi Sakamoto
  • “How do we return to a simpler way of living? Is there some way that we can start to think of each other as human beings again, instead of worshiping money, instead of worshiping electronics, instead of worshiping getting ahead just for me?”― Giancarlo Esposito
  • “A little simplicity would be the first step toward rational living, I think.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Simplicity involves unburdening your life, and living more lightly with fewer distractions that interfere with a high quality life, as defined uniquely by each individual.”
  • “The intention of voluntary simplicity is not to dogmatically live with less. It’s a more demanding intention of living with balance. This is a middle way that moves between the extremes of poverty and indulgence.” —Duane Elgin

Inspirational Quotes About Living A Simple Life

  • “Outer order contributes to inner calm.” ―Gretchen Rubin, Outer Order, Inner Calm
  • “Having a simplified, uncluttered home is a form of self-care.” ―Emma Scheib
  • “Your home is living space, not storage space.” ―Francine Jay, The Joy of Less
  • “Edit your life frequently and ruthlessly. It’s your masterpiece after all.” ―Nathan W. Morris
  • “Minimalism is not about having less. It’s about making room for more of what matters.”
  • “Fill your life with experiences, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.”
  • “How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.” ―Annie Dillard
  • “You don’t need more space. You need less stuff.” ―Joshua Becker, The More of Less
  • “The ability to simplify means to eliminate the unnecessary so that the necessary may speak.” ―Hans Hofmann
  • “Gratitude unlocks the fullness of life. It turns what we have into enough, and more.” ―Melody Beattie
  • “It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.” ―Laura Ingalls Wilder
  • “The first step in crafting the life you want is to get rid of everything you don’t.” ―Joshua Becker
  • “Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful.” ―William Morris
  • “My goal is no longer to get more done, but rather to have less to do.” ―Francine Jay, Miss Minimalist
  • “The secret of happiness, you see, is not found in seeking more, but in developing the capacity to enjoy less.” ―Socrates
  • “A home with fewer possessions is more spacious, more calming, and more focused on the people who live inside it.” ―Joshua Becker
  • “There are two ways to be rich: one is by acquiring much, and the other is by desiring little.” ―Jackie French Koller
  • “I don’t say no because I am so busy. I say no because I don’t want to be so busy.” ―Courtney Carver
  • “Minimalism is the intentional promotion of the things we most value and the removal of anything that distracts us from it.” ―Joshua Becker, Simplify
  • “Minimalism isn’t about removing things you love. It’s about removing the things that distract you from the things you love.” ―Joshua Becker, The Minimalist Home
  • “Clutter is not just the stuff on your floor – it’s anything that stands between you and the life you want to be living.” ―Peter Walsh
  • “The question of what you want to own is actually the question of how you want to live your life.” ―Marie Kondo, The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up

Meaningful Simple Life Quotes

  • “Give without remembering, and receive without forgetting.” ―Unknown
  • “Simplify, be inspired, be original, work hard, enjoy.” ―Unknown
  • “Organize your life around your dreams and watch them come true.” ―Unknown
  • “Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.” ―Unknown
  • “If it doesn’t add to your life, it doesn’t belong in your life.” ―Unknown
  • “Simplicity boils down to two things: identify the essential and eliminate the rest….” ―Leo Babauta
  • “Deciding what NOT to do is as important as deciding what TO do.” ―Charles Spurgeon
  • “We should be choosing what we keep – not what we get rid of.” ―Marie Kondo
  • “It is not how much we have, but how much we enjoy that makes happiness.” ―Charles Spurgeon
  • “The key is not to prioritise what’s on your schedule, but to schedule your priorities.” ―Steve Covey
  • “The happiest people don’t have the best of everything, they just make the best of what they have.” ―Unknown
  • “Stuff has gotten a lot cheaper, but our attitude towards it hasn’t changed correspondingly – we overvalue stuff.” ―Paul Graham
  • “Enjoy the little things in life, for one day you’ll look back and realize they were the big things.” ―Unknown
  • “Think how joyous each and every day could be when you are making the most of what you have.” ―Chrissy Halton
  • “Having a schedule that doesn’t fit into your life means you don’t stand a chance of sticking to it.” ―Chrissy Halton
  • “If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more. If you look at what you don’t have in life, you’ll never have enough.” ―Oprah Winfrey
  • “Being organized isn’t about getting rid of everything you own or trying to become a different person, it’s about living the way you want to live, but better.” ―Andrew Mellen

Simple Life Quotes About Life And Happiness

  • “Living with only the bare essentials has not only provided superficial benefits such as the pleasure of a tidy room or the simple ease of cleaning, it has also led to a more fundamental shift. It’s given me a chance to think about what it really means to be happy.” ―Fumio Sasaki
  • “When simple is more than enough, you will feel happy more than enough!”― Mehmet Murat ildan
  • “Make your home clean enough to be healthy, but dirty enough to be happy.” ―Unknown

Simple Life Quotes and Sayings

  • “Manifest plainness, embrace simplicity, reduce selfishness, have few desires.” —Lao Tzu
  • “Lead a simple life. First reduce your greeds. Then reduce your needs.” —Ritu Ghatourey
  • “A vocabulary of truth and simplicity will be of service throughout your life.” —Winston Churchill
  • “Simplicity is indeed often the sign of truth and a criterion of beauty.” —Mahlon Hoagland
  • “The more we simplify our material needs the more we are free to think of other things.”
  • “You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need.” —Vernon Howard
  • “One can furnish a room very luxuriously by taking out furniture rather than putting it in.” —Francis Jourdain
  • “Simplicity, clarity, singleness: these are the attributes that give our lives power and vividness and joy.” —Richard Halloway
  • “Life is like art. You have to work hard to keep it simple and still have meaning.” —Charles De Lint
  • “Simplicity, simplicity, simplicity! I say, let your affairs be as two or three, and not a hundred or a thousand.” —Henry David Thoreau
  • “We don’t need to increase our goods nearly as much as we need to scale down our wants. Not wanting something is as good as possessing it.” —Donald Horban
  • “Simplicity is the final achievement. After one has played a vast quantity of notes and more notes, it is simplicity that emerges as the crowning reward of art.” —Frederic Chopin
  • “Voluntary simplicity means going fewer places in one day rather than more, seeing less so I can see more, doing less so I can do more, acquiring less so I can have more.” —John Kabat-Zinn
  • “The complexity of your earthly array is not a guarantee for a truimphant eternity. The fact is that you need a simple life to go to heaven; not an excessively glittering body, shiny lips and charming face.”
  • “The simple life on the farm was everything to me. Nothing was more relaxing after a long plane flight than to reach the winding driveway that led up to my house. The quiet of the night was more soothing than a sleeping pill.” —Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
  • “Most of the luxuries, and many of the so-called comforts of life, are not only not indispensable, but positive hindrances to the elevation of mankind. With respect to luxuries and comforts, the wisest have even lived a more simple and meagre life than the poor.” —Henry David Thoreau
  • “As we live and as we are, Simplicity — with a capital ‘S’ — is difficult to comprehend nowadays. We are no longer truly simple. We no longer live in simple terms or places. Life is a complex struggle now. It is now valiant to be simple: a courageous thing to even want to be simple. It is a spiritual thing to comprehend what simplicity means.” —Frank Lloyd Wright

50 New Life Quotes for a Fresh Start in Life – Inspire Quotes

New Life Quotes

  • “Every new beginning comes from some other beginning’s end.” —Seneca
  • “New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.” —Lao Tzu
  • “You make a new life by making new choices.” —Sean Stephenson
  • “The beginning of compunction is the beginning of a new life.” —George Eliot
  • “Having a second chance makes you want to work even harder.” —Tia Mowry
  • “I was dying but suddenly had a second chance at living.” —Shelley Fabares
  • “What’s old collapses, times change, and new life blossoms in the ruins.” —Friedrich Schiller
  • “Everybody deserves a second chance in this world. That’s basically all I ask.” —Shannen Doherty
  • “No one can begin a new life, unless he repent of the old.” —Saint Augustine
  • “Your life changes the moment you make a new, congruent, and committed decision.” —Anthony Robbins
  • “I’ve been waiting for this for so long–something new, life after high school.” —Nina LaCour
  • Rather than turning the page, it’s much easier to just throw the book away.” —Anthony Liccione
  • “If you want a new life, first give praise for having the old one!” —Stephen Richards
  • “I have new life now. I’m refreshed. I’m ready to play and I’m excited.” —Jason Higton
  • “Everyone thinks that a new place or a new identity will jumpstart a new life.” —Caroline Leavitt
  • “Perhaps there are just some things you leave behind when you choose a new life.” —Andrew Davidson
  • “If you’re brave enough to say goodbye, life will reward you with a new hello.” —Paulo Coelho
  • “I’m planning a whole new life, … It’s an opportunity knocking for me out here.” —Phillip Johnson
  • “Joining a new church and starting a new life is never easy and often frightening.” —Joseph B. Wirthlin
  • “And suddenly you know: It’s time to start something new and trust the magic of beginnings.” —Meister Eckhart
  • “Today I begin a new life. I will greet this day with love in my heart.” —Og Mandino
  • “We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.” —Harrison Ford
  • “The beautiful journey of today can only begin when we learn to let go of yesterday.” —Steve Maraboli
  • “I feel like I have a new life and I’m going to take full advantage of it.” —William Green
  • “I can hardly wait for tomorrow, it means a new life for me each and every day.” —Stanley Kunitz
  • “When everything is lost, and all seems darkness, then comes the new life and all that is needed.” —Joseph Campbell
  • “Don’t hold together what must fall apart. The familiar life crumbles so the new life can begin.” —Bryant H. McGill
  • “We’re old souls in a new life baby. They gave us a new life to live and learn.” —Paul Williams
  • “There is no ascent to the heights without prior descent into darkness, no new life without some form of death.”
  • “If you ever get a second chance in life for something, you’ve got to go all the way.” —Lance Armstrong
  • “The responsibility of carrying and bringing a new life into this world is one that cannot be taken lightly.” —Gloria Estefan
  • “A lasting solution, the possibility to begin a new life, is the only dignified solution for the refugee himself.” —Poul Hartling
  • “Knowing when it is over is the beginning of a new life and the end of an old one!” —Michael Penn
  • “What else remains for me? Youth, hope and love; to build a new life on a ruined life.” —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • “I’ve got a new life now, a new future, there’s a lot more to Lennox Lewis than just being a boxer.” —Lennox Lewis
  • “We’re given second chances every day of our life. We don’t usually take them, but they’re there for the taking.” —Andrew M. Greeley
  • “These, by obtruding the beginning of a change for the entire work of new life, will fall under the former guilt.” —Henry Hammond
  • “The way I feel now, I’m 45 years old and I have a new life. I feel reborn. I’m alive again.” —Joe Agnello
  • “They’ll never forget, never forgive, no matter who the enemy is, son. Better just to start a new life. Be someone else.” —Jeff Vandermeer
  • “The question is what I wanted to do with the new life God has given me. This is the mission I want to take on.”
  • “Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” —Carl Bard
  • “I hope that even in your new life you will continue to be a good member of society while looking after your household.” —Empress Michiko
  • “God does not patch up the old life, or make certain repairs on the old life; He gives a new life, through the new birth.” —Kathryn Kuhlman
  • “I’ve always had this deep-down conviction that I’m not like everybody else, and there’s an amazingly exciting new life waiting for me just around the corner.”
  • “First, I have to thank God for giving me the gift that he did as well as a second chance for a better life.” —Oksana Baiul
  • “Today I begin a new life for I am the master of my abilities and today is going to be a great and beautiful day!” —Tyrese Gibson
  • “You never begin a new life. It’s a mistake to think that you end one part of your life and start another as if there’s no continuity.” —Rudy Giuliani
  • “A new life? There’s not such thing. It was only in the magazine headlines that people got a new life. Stopped drinking or taking drugs, found a new love. But the same life.” —John Ajvide Lindqvist
  • “We are continuously living a new life, and when the old and the new do not fit nicely together, the old – no longer able to contain the new – should be discarded.” —Ernest Holmes
  • “I used to believe that people are only born once, but now I feel I have been reborn, like I was given a new life. I see myself as a child, full of energy and hope.” —Bahman Ghobadi

Quotes for Everyday! 200 Everyday Life Quotes to Start Your Day

Quotes for Everyday

  • “After moral poisoning, one requires physical remedies and a bottle of champagne.” ―Stendhal
  • “The superior man thinks always of virtue; the common man thinks of comfort.” ―Confucius
  • “There is no substitute for the comfort supplied by the utterly taken-for-granted relationship.” ―Murdoch
  • “The pain that you’ve been feeling, can’t compare to the joy that’s coming.” ―Romans 8:18
  • “If we’re growing, we’re always going to be out of our comfort zone.” ―John Maxwell
  • “The greatest barrier to someone achieving their potential is their denial of it.” ―Simon Travaglia
  • “You can’t get away from yourself by moving from one place to another.” ―Ernest Hemingway
  • “Peace of mind comes when we find comfort in solitude instead of loneliness.” ―Robert Alan Silverstein
  • “We needed to give comfort to our customers that gas was going to be available.” ―Foster
  • “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ―Robert Frost
  • “The world offers you comfort. But you were not made for comfort. You were made for greatness.”
  • “Comfort was allowed to come to them rare, welcome, and unsought: a gift like joy.” ―Ursula K. Leguin
  • “Maybe you have to let go of who you were to become who you will be.” ―Carrie Bradshaw
  • “We live in a world of denial, and we don’t know what the truth is anymore.” ―Javier Bardem
  • “There is no point in using the word ‘impossible’ to describe something that has clearly happened.” ―Douglas Adams
  • “Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He’s going to be up all night anyway.” ―Mary C. Crowley
  • “Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.” ―George Eliot
  • “Friendship is the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words.” ―George Eliot
  • “Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” ―Thich Nhat Hanh
  • “I tore myself away from the safe comfort of certainties through my love for the truth; and truth rewarded me.” ―Simone De Beauvoir
  • “Your comfort zone is not a place that you want to remain in. Dare, discover, be all that you can be.” ―Catherine Pulsifer
  • “She’s probably in denial that she’s a great big ball of insecurity and I’m quite well aware that I am one.” ―Boy George
  • “Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved.”
  • “One way to get comfort is to plead the promise of God in prayer, show Him His handwriting; God is tender of His Word.” ―Thomas Manton
  • “If you put yourself in a position where you have to stretch outside your comfort zone, then you are forced to expand your consciousness.” ―Les Brown
  • “Say you were standing with one foot in the oven and one foot in an ice bucket. According to the percentage people, you would be perfectly comfortable.”
  • “Choosing a path for convenience and speed is usually a recipe for mediocrity. The things that most enrich our lives usually demand a bigger investment of time and discipline.”
  • “At times you have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you’ll discover will be wonderful. What you’ll discover is yourself.” ―Alan Alda
  • “A dream is your creative vision for your life in the future. You must break out of your current comfort zone and become comfortable with the unfamiliar and the unknown.” ―Denis Waitley
  • “The greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion. The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being.” ―Tenzin Gyatso
  • “Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them — every day begin the task anew.” ―Saint Francis De Sales
  • “It has been said, ‘time heals all wounds.’ I do not agree. The wounds remain. In time, the mind, protecting its sanity, covers them with scar tissue and the pain lessens, but it is never gone.” ―Kennedy
  • “Do not measure your loss by itself; if you do, it will seem intolerable; but if you will take all human affairs into account you will find that some comfort is to be derived from them.” ―St. Basil
  • “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” ―Leo Buscaglia
  • “The five stages – denial, anger, bargaining, depression, and acceptance – are a part of the framework that makes up our learning to live with the one we lost. They are tools to help us frame and identify what we may be feeling. But they are not stops on some linear timeline in grief.” ―Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

Motivational Quotes for Everyday

  • “Be dynamic, just like life. Innovate. Create. Explore. Never become stagnant.” ―Akin Olokun
  • “There is no greater agony than bearing an untold story inside you.” ―Maya Angelou
  • “Transparency, honesty, kindness, good stewardship, even humor, work in businesses at all times.” ―John Gerzema
  • “Focusing on your purpose is everything. Don’t allow negativity to distract you from where you’re headed.”
  • “It only takes one person to make you happy and change your life: YOU.” ―Charles Orlando
  • “It doesn’t make you a bad person to want to live your own life.” ―Alexandra Bracken
  • “When we are stuck in a rut we are being invited to grow and expand.” ―Dana Arcuri
  • “The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it.” ―William James
  • “Self worth comes from loving yourself and not from what others may think of you.” ―Karon Waddell
  • “Look for something positive in each day, even if some days you have to look a little harder.”
  • “It’s important to feel good about yourself. When you feel good about yourself, nothing negative can touch you.”
  • “Life doesn’t change, but people do. So learn to accept that not everybody is who you thought you knew.”
  • “Remember to say thank you for being alive, remember to tell people you love them while they’re still alive.”
  • “Today is a new day, don’t let the lows of yesterday prevent you from enjoying the highs of today.”
  • “Ask yourself if what you are doing today is getting you close to where you want to be tomorrow”
  • “People often say that motivation doesn’t last. Well neither does bathing. That’s why we recommend it daily.” ―Zig Ziglar
  • “Life only comes around once, so do what makes you happy and be with people who make you smile.”
  • “Spend more of your time on what gives you energy and less of your time on what takes it away.”
  • “Every day you have opportunities to grow yourself. To become better. Work hard. Train harder and make each day count.”
  • “This year I only want to be around the people that love me, not the people that pretend they do.”
  • “You shouldn’t expect anyone to give you a vision. A vision is not given, it’s created, by you.” ―Innocent Mwatsikesimbe
  • “Be authentic. Speak sincerely. Listen thoughtfully. Act compassionately and love. Always love. What we bring to life becomes our life?
  • “One of the most sincere forms of respect is actually listening to what another has to say.” ―Bryant H. McGill
  • “Outer beauty has expiration dates. Invest in beautiful minds and beautiful souls, and the intrigue will never fade away.” ―Billy Chapata
  • “It is better to find your own faults and rectify them than to find thousands of faults in others.” ―Debasish Mridha
  • “First step to success is to drop what we are not and accept who we are. Always be yourself.” ―Joshua Okello
  • “Love more. Care more. We may enjoy physical things, but they don’t satisfy the soul quite like love and care does.”
  • “Consistent progress. Learn and improve every day. You’ll always look back and be thankful for the effort that you put into yourself.”
  • “Shine with all you have. When someone tries to blow you out, just take their oxygen and burn brighter.” ―Katelyn S. Irons
  • “Not feeling accepted can be a symptom of not accepting yourself. Don’t seek the attention of others. Find your own approval.” ―Jerry Corsten
  • “It’s a new day, fresh start, fresh energy, new opportunities. Get your mind right, be thankful, be positive and start your day right.”
  • “As you get older, you can energetically feel the difference between people who love you and those who care at their own convenience.”
  • “If you give too much value to the pain of the past and uncertainty of the future, you’ll waste the power of today.”
  • “I’m okay with knowing nothing in life is handed to me. Everything I receive is a direct result of my actions.” ―Reyna Biddy
  • “When you see something beautiful in someone, tell them. It may take seconds to say, but for them, it could last a lifetime.”
  • “Be mindful of how you treat people. Be mindful of how you handle things. Be mindful of your intentions. Be. Mindful.” ―Alex Elle
  • The biggest waste of time and energy is to keep trying to explain something to someone who doesn’t want to hear it.” ―Sue Fitzmaurice
  • “If you’re not exploring life, if you aren’t looking for yourself, if you’re not finding many different things you love, what are you doing?”
  • “You can’t go back, so don’t look back. Focus on what really matters. What you do from this point forward is what really counts.”
  • “Don’t wait for approval. Not everyone will understand your vision. You just need to believe in yourself, remain positive and go get it done.”
  • “The best version of you is who you are when you’re completely natural and not trying to impress anyone else for any reason whatsoever.”
  • “Take life day by day and be grateful for the little things. Don’t get caught up in what you can’t control. Focus on the positive.”
  • “Some people just like to take without even giving anything in return. Be aware of who you let into your life and why they’re there.”
  • “You don’t lose when you push away the wrong people. There’s some people you truly need to take out and keep out of your life.”
  • “No man will make a great leader who wants to do it all himself, or to get all the credit for doing it.” ―Andrew Carnegie
  • “Train yourself to remain calm under all circumstances. Only in a state of tranquility can we find the way out of our predicaments.” ―Jerry Corsten
  • “To be sensitive simply means being able to sense things. Sensitivity means aliveness; being in harmony with life. To be numb is to be dead.”
  • “As you start and end the day, be thankful for every little thing in your life. You will come to realize how blessed you really are.”

Motivational Quotes for Everyday Life

  • “Who you spend your time with will have a great impact on what kind of life you live. Spend time with the right people.” ―Joel Osteen
  • “You don’t need to fit into society or reform in order to make an impact. Be you, spread love, raise your vibrations – that’s what’s important.”
  • “Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.” ―Shannon L. Alder
  • “I choose not to waste my energy hating someone and I recognize that their negativity drags me down, so I walk away from them.” ―Karon Waddell
  • “Make your happiness and personal growth a priority in your life. The more you take care of yourself, the more you can take care of others.”
  • “When you worry about what other people think of you, you give up the power to enjoy you. Your opinion of yourself is your key to happiness.”
  • “If you need to step back and get away from things for a bit, do exactly what you need to do for you to gain clarity again.”
  • “Make up your mind to be happy today. No matter what, let no one and no situation take that away from you. Hold on to your joy.”
  • “The truth may be hard to embrace when your mind’s been telling you something else for years. Fight hard to overcome the lies you live.” ―Jerry Corsten
  • “You are under no obligation to be the same person you were a year, month, or even 15 minutes ago. You have the right to grow. No apologies.”
  • “Other people are not medicine, it took me years to figure that out. Learn to love and care for yourself. It’s hard to do, but its a must.”
  • “One day everyone will leave you, either in an argument or a casket. Show love, be grateful and enjoy their time while you still have it!” ―Nick Susi
  • “Bad news is, you cannot make people like, love, understand, validate, accept or be nice to you. You can’t control them either. Good news is, it doesn’t matter.”
  • “Never let anyone belittle your efforts to better yourself. Let them stand back or stand aside, but you move forward no matter who tries to stop you.” ―Toni Sorenson
  • “My main goal every day is to be happy. No matter what trials I face, no matter how old I get. Happiness is the key to all things great.”
  • “I no longer search. The things that are meant for me, will always flow to me. I will never need to force it or change myself to attain them.” ―Billy Chapata
  • “If you are faced with a lost opportunity, think of the shifting reality and be ready to catch it when it comes your way. This is the way reality functions.” ―Stephen Richards
  • “We need to find the courage to say no to the things and people that are not serving us if we want to rediscover ourselves and live our lives with authenticity.” ―Barbara de Angelis
  • “Commitment to truth telling lays the groundwork for the openness and honesty that is the heartbeat of love. When we see ourselves as we truly are and accept ourselves, we build the necessary foundation for self-love.” ―Bell Hooks
  • “Life expects us to challenge the status-quo YET it holds us responsible for ONLY what we can ordinarily do. Life doesn’t ask us for too much; it says “to do more, expand your lens”. Expand your skills, expand your tools, expand your mind. To do more, be more!” ―Asuni LadyZeal

Inspirational Quotes for Everyday

  • “You’re a fighter. Look at everything you’ve overcome. Don’t give up now.” ―Olivia Benson
  • “Make yourself a priority. At the end of the day, you’re your longest commitment.” ―Unknown
  • “Your life does not get better by chance, it gets better by change.” ―Jim Rohn
  • “Every day may not be good but there is something good in every day.” ―Unknown
  • “Success doesn’t come from what you do occasionally. It comes from what you do consistently.” ―Unknown
  • “Until you cross the bridge of your insecurities, you can’t begin to explore your possibilities.” ―Unknown
  • “It is better to walk alone, then with a crowd going in the wrong direction.” ―Herman Siu
  • “Spread love everywhere you go let no one ever come to you without leaving happier.” ―Mother Teresa
  • “Sometimes the place you are used to is not the place you belong.” ―The Queen of Katwe
  • “You can’t start the next chapter of your life if you keep re-reading the last one.” ―Unknown
  • “Life is very interesting. In the end, some of your greatest pains become your greatest strengths.” ―Unknown
  • “The most beautiful girls wear their hearts on their sleeves and their souls in their smiles.” ―Mark Anthony
  • “You don’t always need a plan. Sometimes you just need to breathe, let go and see what happens.” ―Unknown
  • “The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” ―William Shakespeare
  • “I am enough. Who I am is enough. What I do is enough, and what I have is enough.” ―Unknown
  • “It might take a year, it might take a day, but what’s meant to be will always find its way.” ―Unknown

Inspiring Quotes for Everyday Life

  • “Remember, for everything you have lost, you have gained something else. Without the dark, you would never see the stars.” ―Unknown
  • “One of the happiest moments in life is when you find the courage to let go of what you can’t change.” ―Unknown
  • “The key to being happy is knowing you have the power to choose what to except and what to let go.” ―Dodinsky
  • “Happiness comes when we stop complaining about the troubles we have and offer thanks for all the troubles we don’t have.” ―Unknown
  • “If you have good thoughts, they will shine out of your face like sun beams and you will always look lovely.” ―Roald Dahl
  • “No matter how much it hurts now, someday you will look back and realize your struggles changed your life for the better.” ―Unknown
  • “An Arrow can only be released by first pulling it back. When life pulls you back, it simply means you’re launching into something amazing.” ―Unknown
  • “Sometimes you have to give yourself pep talks. Like “Hello. You’re a badass woman, don’t be sad, you got this and I love you.” ―Unknown
  • “Soon, when all is well, you’re going to look back on this period of your life and be so glad that you never gave up.” ―Unknown
  • “Happiness cannot be travel to, owned, earned, worn, or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.” ―Denis Waitley
  • “I will breathe. I will think of solutions. I will not let my worry control me. I will not let my stress level break me. I will simply breathe and it will be okay because I don’t quit.” ―Shayne Mcclendon
  • “Three life rules: 1. If you don’t go after what you want, you’ll never have it. 2. If you don’t ask, the answer will always be no. 3 If you don’t step forward, you will always be in the same place.” ―Unknown
  • “One day it just clicks. You realize what’s important and what isn’t. You learn to care less about what other people think of you and more about what you think of yourself. You realize how far you’ve come and you remember when you thought things were such a mess that you would never recover. And you smile. You smile because you are truly proud of yourself and the person you’ve fought to become.” ―Unknown

Short Quotes For Everyday Life

  • “Focus on the good.” ―Unknown
  • “Every day is a second chance.”
  • “Throw kindness around like confetti.” ―Unknown
  • “Happiness looks gorgeous on you.” ―Unknown
  • “Do all things with love.” ―Unknown
  • “Stars can’t shine without darkness.” ―Unknown
  • “See Miracles In Life Every Day” S.M.I.L.E.
  • “You are stronger than you think.” ―Unknown
  • “Where thou art, thou is home.” ―Emily Dickinson
  • “Trust the timing in which things are happening.”
  • “Start each day with a grateful heart.” ―Unknown
  • “Shine like the whole universe is yours.” ―Unknown
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” ―Unknown
  • “God is closest to those with broken hearts.” ―Jewish
  • “Life is but a journey; death is returning home.”
  • “Without self-awareness, no changes can be made.” ―Melissa Heisler
  • “Hope is the only thing stronger than fear.” ―Unknown
  • “Be somebody who makes everybody feel like somebody.” ―Unknown
  • “You have the power to make yourself happy.” ―Unknown
  • “Delay is the deadliest form of denial.” ―C. Northcote Parkinson
  • “I protect myself by refusing to know myself.” ―Floriano Martins
  • “Stop putting limits on your life, you are worth everything.”
  • “Making someone else happy is one of the best feelings.”
  • “Desire is the starting point of all achievement.” ―Napoleon Hill
  • “You are amazing. You are brave. You are strong.” ―Unknown
  • “Sometimes the right path is not the easiest one.” ―Unknown
  • “If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking.” ―Steve Jobs
  • “The sun will rise and we will try again.” ―Unknown
  • “There is peace and rest and comfort in sorrow.” ―Soren Kierkegaard
  • “A mother’s arms are more comforting than anyone else’s.” ―Princess Diana
  • “Don’t pollute your body by absorbing the negative energy around you.”
  • “Darling don’t forget to fall in love with yourself first.” ―Unknown
  • “Don’t be ashamed of your story it will inspire others.” ―Unknown
  • “Imagine we obsessed about the things we love about ourselves.” ―Unknown
  • “Imagination is the only weapon in the war against reality.” ―Unknown
  • “When you feel like quitting, think about why you started.” ―Unknown
  • “Comfort is the only thing our civilization can give us.” ―Oscar Wilde
  • “I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.” ―John
  • “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.”
  • “Life becomes more peaceful when you eliminate toxic people and toxic habits.”
  • “Rise up. Start fresh and see the bright opportunity in each day.”
  • “Find your sense of self and be true to who you are.”
  • “There’s no limit to what you can learn with an open mind.”
  • “Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.” ―Thomas Jefferson
  • “When you love what you have, you have everything you need.” ―Unknown
  • “The best way to get things done is to simply begin.” ―Unknown
  • “Be gentle with yourself, you are doing the best you can.” ―Unknown
  • “I have deep feelings for the welfare and comfort of others.” ―DeForest Kelley
  • “The older I get, the more I realize what really matters in life.”
  • “Stop focusing on how stressed you are and remember how blessed you are.”
  • “You’ll discover the importance of going forward once you’ve taken the first step.”
  • “Don’t be afraid of challenges. Let them take you somewhere new.” ―Sira Masetti
  • “Never be afraid to say what you feel. You don’t need everyone’s approval.”
  • “You were given this life because you were strong enough to live it.”
  • “Notice all the people who make an effort to stay in your life.”
  • “Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire.” ―Unknown
  • “To succeed in life, you need to things: ignorance and confidence.” ―Mark Twain
  • “You don’t have to have it all figured out to move forward.” ―Unknown
  • “If you try, you risk failure. If you don’t, you ensure it.” ―Unknown
  • “If the plan doesn’t work, change the plan but never the goal.” ―Unknown
  • “No one ever injured their eyesight by looking on the bright side.” ―Unknown
  • “If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.” ―Seth Godin
  • “Most men would rather deny a hard truth than face it.” ―George R.R. Martin
  • “There is more to you than what’s on the surface. There always will be.”
  • “It doesn’t have to make sense. It just has to make you happy.” ―Unknown
  • “It’s a comfort level for me. I know I can win out here now.” ―Williamson
  • “What you tell yourself every day will either lift you up or tear you down.”
  • “Leave who you were. Love who you are. Look forward to who you will become.”
  • “The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.” ―Mark Twain
  • “Work hard for the things you want in life, shortcuts don’t always make you a winner.”
  • “You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.”
  • “You can’t expect to succeed if you only put work in on the days you feel like it.”

200 Positive Quotes about Life, Sayings on Life to Motivate You

Positive Quotes about Life

  • “Positivity always wins…Always.” —Gary Vaynerchuk
  • “Once you choose hope, anything’s possible.” —Christopher Reeve
  • “Small steps motivate. Big steps overwhelm.” —Maxime Lagacé
  • “Being positive is a sign of intelligence.” —Maxime Lagacé
  • “Positive anything is better than negative nothing.” —Elbert Hubbard
  • “Keep looking up… that’s the secret of life.” —Charlie Brown
  • “Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.” —Robert Schuller
  • “Try to be a rainbow in someone’s cloud.” —Maya Angelou
  • “A little progress each day adds up to big results.” —Unknown
  • “If you are positive, you’ll see opportunities instead of obstacles.” —Widad Akrawi
  • “The first step is you have to say that you can.” —Will Smith
  • “A problem is a chance for you to do your best.” —Duke Ellington
  • “Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more.” —Oprah Winfrey
  • “You can, you should, and if you’re brave enough to start, you will.” —Stephen King
  • “The most important thing is to look ahead. The past is your anchor.” —Maxime Lagacé
  • “I am thankful to all who said no to me. It is because of them that I’m doing it myself.” —Albert Einstein

Best Positive Life Quotes

  • “Miracles happen to those who believe in them.” —Bernhard Berenson
  • “Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.” —H. Jackson Brown
  • “Wherever you are, and whatever you do, be in love.” —Rumi
  • “One small positive thought can change your whole day.” —Zig Ziglar
  • “Joy is not in things; it is in us.” —Richard Wagner
  • “Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.” —Les Brown
  • “You are joy, looking for a way to express.” —Esther Hicks
  • “With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Arise, awake and stop not till the goal is reached.” —Swami Vivekananda
  • “One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.” —John F. Kennedy
  • “There isn’t anything that I cannot be or do or have.” —Abraham Hicks
  • “I ask not for a lighter burden, but for broader shoulders.” —Jewish proverb
  • “How high you fly is derived from how big you think.” —Robin Sharma
  • “I have decided to be happy, because it’s good for my health.” —Voltaire
  • “We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey.” —Kenji Miyazawa
  • “Believe deep down in your heart that you’re destined to do great things.” —Joe Paterno
  • “There are far, far better things ahead than anything we leave behind.” —C. S. Lewis
  • “Victory is in having done your best. If you’ve done your best, you’ve won.” —Billy Bowerman
  • “Wherever you go, no matter what the weather, always bring your own sunshine.” —Anthony J. D’Angelo
  • “The less you respond to negative people, the more positive your life will become.” —Paulo Coelho
  • “Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune; but great minds rise above them.” —Washington Irving
  • “First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do.” —Epictetus
  • “The question isn’t who’s going to let me; it’s who is going to stop me.” —Ayn Rand
  • “In the end, everything will be okay. If it’s not okay, it’s not yet the end.” —Fernando Sabino
  • “Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.” —Horace
  • “Be the light in the dark, be the calm in the storm and be at peace while at war.” —Mike Dolan
  • “Optimism is a happiness magnet. If you stay positive, good things and good people will be drawn to you.” —Mary Lou Retton
  • “Staying positive doesn’t mean you have to be happy all the time. It means that even on the hard days you know better ones are coming.” —Unknown
  • “Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.” —Dale Carnegie

Short Positive Life Quotes

  • “Create explosive confidence.” —Robin Sharma
  • “Everyday is a second chance.” —Unknown
  • “Stay positive; stay hopeful.” —Joel Osteen
  • “Light tomorrow with today.” —Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • “Walk slowly but never walk backward.” —Unknown
  • “Cheerfulness is the very flower of health.
  • “Miracles are born of conviction.” —Marianne Williamson
  • “Clear your mind of ‘cant’.” —Samuel Johnson
  • “A positive mindset brings positive things.” —Philipp Reiter
  • “Keep calm and keep learning.” —Lailah Gifty Akita
  • “Positive thoughts lead to positive results.” —Maria V. Snyder
  • “Turn every life situation into a positive one.” —Rhonda Byrne
  • “There is always something to be grateful for.” —Rhonda Byrne
  • “If I persist long enough I will win.” —Og Mandino
  • “The most important thing is to stay positive.” —Saku Koivu
  • “The road to success is always under construction.” —Lily Tomlin
  • “I will go anywhere as long as it’s forward.” —David Livingston
  • “Conviction is much more powerful than ‘positive thinking’.” —The Stoic Emperor
  • “If you tell yourself you feel fine, you will.” —Jodi Picoult
  • “Life gets better when you care for the right things.” —Maxime Lagacé
  • “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” —Dr. Seuss
  • “On the other side of the clouds is a bright blue sky.” —Unknown
  • “One thing at a time. Most important thing first. Start now.” —Caroline Webb
  • “Keep a smile on your face. Keep a spring in your step.” —Joel Osteen

Positive Inspirational Quotes about Life

  • “You get what you give.” —Jennifer Lopez
  • “Spread love everywhere you go.” —Mother Teresa
  • “Limit your “always” and your “nevers.” —Amy Poehler
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” —Theodore Roosevelt
  • “You are enough just as you are.” —Meghan Markle
  • “Happiness is not by chance, but by choice.” —Jim Rohn
  • “Nothing is impossible. The word itself says “I’m possible.” —Audrey Hepburn
  • “Try to be a rainbow in someone else’s cloud.” —Maya Angelou
  • “Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.” —Napoleon Hill
  • “Motivation comes from working on things we care about.” —Sheryl Sandberg
  • “The most wasted of days is one without laughter.” —E. E. Cummings
  • “You must do the things you think you cannot do.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Stay close to anything that makes you glad you are alive.” —Hafez
  • “Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.” —William James
  • “You do not find the happy life. You make it.” —Camilla Eyring Kimball
  • “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” —Mahatma Gandhi
  • “It isn’t where you came from. It’s where you’re going that counts.” —Ella Fitzgerald
  • “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” —George Eliot
  • “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive.” —Maya Angelou
  • “With the right kind of coaching and determination you can accomplish anything.” —Reese Witherspoon
  • “Some people look for a beautiful place. Others make a place beautiful.” —Hazrat Inayat Khan
  • “Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn’t know you left open.” —John Barrymore
  • “Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it.” —Lindsey Vonn
  • “The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.” —Michael Altshuler
  • “If you look at what you have in life, you’ll always have more.” —Oprah Winfrey
  • “Inspiration is some mysterious blessing which happens when the wheels are turning smoothly.” —Quentin Blake
  • “No matter what people tell you, words and ideas can change the world.” —Robin Williams
  • “Keep your face always toward the sunshine, and shadows will fall behind you.” —Walt Whitman
  • “When you have a dream, you’ve got to grab it and never let go.” —Carol Burnett
  • “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Let us make our future now, and let us make our dreams tomorrow’s reality.” —Malala Yousafzai
  • “Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.” —Helen Keller
  • “No matter what you’re going through, there’s a light at the end of the tunnel.” —Demi Lovato
  • “You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” —C.S. Lewis
  • “Sometimes you will never know the value of a moment, until it becomes a memory.” —Dr. Seuss
  • “Inspiration comes from within yourself. One has to be positive. When you’re positive, good things happen.” —Deep Roy
  • “Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” —Winston Churchill
  • “Never limit yourself because of others’ limited imagination; never limit others because of your own limited imagination.” —Mae Jemison
  • “If I cannot do great things, I can do small things in a great way.” —Martin Luther King Jr.
  • “A champion is defined not by their wins but by how they can recover when they fall.” —Serena Williams
  • “Life has got all those twists and turns. You’ve got to hold on tight and off you go.” —Nicole Kidman
  • “What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.” —Zig Ziglar
  • “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” —Jimmy Dean
  • “You don’t always need a plan. Sometimes you just need to breathe, trust, let go, and see what happens.” —Mandy Hale
  • “If you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely.” —Roald Dahl
  • “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” —Joseph Campbell
  • “Just don’t give up trying to do what you really want to do. Where there is love and inspiration, I don’t think you can go wrong.” —Ella Fitzgerald

Famous Positive Life Quotes

  • “Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier.” —Colin Powell
  • “Positive anything is better than negative nothing.” —Elbert Hubbard
  • “You cannot have a positive life and a negative mind.” —Joyce Meyer
  • “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement; nothing can be done without hope.” —Helen Keller
  • “It’s actually cool to be positive and optimistic and idealistic. It’s cool to see yourself doing beautiful, great things.” —Tom DeLonge
  • “It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.” —Robert H. Schuller
  • “Having the positive belief that it will all be OK just means that you hustle and make it work because failure is not even an option in your own mind.” —Natalie Massenet
  • “When the negative thoughts come—and they will; they come to all of us—it’s not enough to just not dwell on it…. You’ve got to replace it with a positive thought.” —Joel Osteen

Happy Positive Life Quotes

  • “The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” —Dalai Lama
  • “Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” —Omar Khayyam
  • “Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby.” —George Bernard Shaw
  • “It’s never too late – never too late to start over, never too late to be happy.” —Jane Fonda
  • “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.” —Albert Einstein
  • “If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people.” —Leonardo DiCaprio
  • “I don’t believe in happy endings, but I do believe in happy travels, because ultimately, you die at a very young age, or you live long enough to watch your friends die. It’s a mean thing, life.” —George Clooney

Positive Funny Quotes about Life

  • “Don’t give up on your dreams. Keep sleeping!”
  • “Common sense is like deodorant. The people who need it most never use it.”
  • “Smile…it will either warm their heart or piss them off… either way you win!”
  • “Life doesn’t have any hands, but it can sure give you a slap sometimes.”
  • “To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funny bone.”
  • “Just because you are right, does not mean, I am wrong. You just haven’t seen life from my side.”
  • “I am thankful for those difficult people in my life, they have shown me exactly who I do not want to be.”
  • “A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort.” —Herm Albright

Live a Positive Life Quotes

  • “We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.” —Tony Robbins
  • “Live as if your prayers are to be answered.” —Unknown
  • “The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” —Dalai Lama
  • “Happy is the man who can make a living by his hobby.” —George Bernard Shaw
  • “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” —William James
  • “Each person must live their life as a model for others.” —Rosa Parks
  • “Live life to the fullest, and focus on the positive.” —Matt Cameron
  • “Positive minds full of faith and hope produce positive lives.” —Joyce Meyer
  • “Live each day as if your life had just begun.” —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” —William James
  • “Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.” —William James

Quotes On Positive Attitude Towards Life

  • “Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.” —Winston Churchill
  • “If you don’t like something change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude about it. Don’t complain.” —Maya Angelou
  • “The secret is contained in a three-part formula I learned in the gym: self-confidence, a positive mental attitude, and honest hard work.” —Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • “It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome.” —William James
  • “A positive attitude can really make dreams come true—it did for me.” —David Bailey
  • “Virtually nothing is impossible in this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude.” —Lou Holtz
  • “A positive attitude causes a chain reaction of positive thoughts, events and outcomes. It is a catalyst and it sparks extraordinary results.” —Wade Boggs
  • “There is little difference in people but that little difference makes a big difference. The little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.” —W. Clement Stone

Positive Mind Positive Vibes Positive Life Quotes

  • “Pessimism leads to weakness, optimism to power.” —William James
  • “Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow.” —Helen Keller
  • “Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” —Zig Ziglar
  • “Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results.” —Willie Nelson
  • “In order to carry a positive action we must develop here a positive vision.” —Dalai Lama
  • “Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” —Lyndon B. Johnson
  • “I’m a very positive thinker, and I think that is what helps me the most in difficult moments.” —Roger Federer
  • “In every day, there are 1,440 minutes. That means we have 1,440 daily opportunities to make a positive impact.” —Les Brown
  • “You can’t make positive choices for the rest of your life without an environment that makes those choices easy, natural, and enjoyable.” —Deepak Chopra
  • “The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being.” —Lee lacocca
  • “I always like to look on the optimistic side of life, but I am realistic enough to know that life is a complex matter.” —Walt Disney
  • “Positive thinking is more than just a tagline. It changes the way we behave. And I firmly believe that when I am positive, it not only makes me better, but it also makes those around me better.” —Harvey Mackay
  • “Let us rise up and be thankful, for if we didn’t learn a lot today, at least we learned a little, and if we didn’t learn a little, at least we didn’t get sick, and if we got sick, at least we didn’t die; so let us all be thankful.” —Buddha

Beautiful Positive Life Quotes

  • “The best is yet to be.” —Robert Browning
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” —Theodore Roosevelt
  • “If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” —Milton Berle
  • “Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.” —14th Dalai Lama
  • “That which doesn’t kill us makes us stronger.” —Friedrich Nietzsche
  • “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” —Norman Vincent Peale
  • “Always turn a negative situation into a positive situation.” —Michael Jordan
  • “Start from wherever you are and with whatever you’ve got.” —Jim Rohn
  • “Even though you’re fed up, you gotta keep your head up.” —Tupac Shakur
  • “The best way to predict the future is to create it.” —Abraham Lincoln
  • “It doesn’t matter how slow you go, as long as you don’t stop.” —Confucius
  • “Remember: Every champion was once a contender that refused to give up.” —Rocky Balboa
  • “The positive thinker sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible.” —Winston Churchill
  • “The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.” —Marcus Aurelius
  • “All you really need is love, but a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” —Charlie Brown
  • “We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.” —Oscar Wilde
  • “Write it on your heart that every day is the best day in the year.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.” —Helen Keller
  • “I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” —Michael Jordan
  • “Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.” —Abraham Lincoln
  • “There is a sense that things, if you keep positive and optimistic about what can be done, do work out.” —Hillary Clinton
  • “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.” —Thomas Edison
  • “Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.” —Richard M. Nixon
  • “If you focus narrowly on the problem as you see it, you might well lose hope, but if you look at it from a wider perspective, it’s easier to be more positive.” —14 Dalai Lama
  • “Negative results are just what I want. They’re just as valuable to me as positive results. I can never find the thing that does the job best until I find the ones that don’t.” —Thomas A. Edison

Motivational Positive Life Quotes

  • “Done is better than perfect.” —Sheryl Sandberg
  • “Happiness is a warm puppy.” —Charles M. Schulz
  • “Delete the negative; accentuate the positive.” —Donna Karan
  • “Lead from the heart, not the head.” —Princess Diana
  • “Life is a series of baby steps.” —Hoda Kotb
  • “When you think positive, good things happen.” —Matt Kemp
  • “Time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time.” —Marthe Troly-Curtin
  • “Say yes, and you’ll figure it out afterward.” —Tina Fey
  • “Hope is the most exciting thing there is in life.” —Mandy Moore
  • “Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier.” —Mother Teresa
  • “If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.” —Dolly Parton
  • “You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” —Jonathan Safran Foer
  • “The happiness of your life depends on the quality of your thoughts.” —Marcus Aurelius
  • “Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.” —W.P. Kinsella
  • “It makes a big difference in your life when you stay positive.” —Ellen DeGeneres
  • “Any upward movement for one of us is upward movement for all.” —Octavia Spencer
  • “I avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward.” —Charlotte Brontë
  • “Keep your face to the sunshine, and you cannot see a shadow.” —Helen Keller
  • “For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “There is no way to be perfect and no fun in being perfect.” —Alicia Keys
  • “Folks are usually about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” —Abraham Lincoln
  • “Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.” —John Lennon
  • “Happiness is holding someone in your arms and knowing you hold the whole world.” —Orhan Parnuk
  • “The best way to cheer yourself is to try to cheer someone else up.” —Mark Twain
  • “I just think happiness is what makes you pretty. Period. Happy people are beautiful.” —Drew Barrymore
  • “Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.” —Bertrand Russell
  • “Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.” —Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Always find opportunities to make someone smile, and to offer random acts of kindness in everyday life.” —Roy T. Bennett
  • “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” —J.R.R. Tolkien
  • “Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom.” —Marcel Proust

Positive Life Sayings

  • “Every moment is a fresh beginning.” —T.S Eliot
  • “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” —Theodore Roosevelt
  • “Do one thing every day that scares you.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “All good things come to those who wait.” —Paullina Simons
  • “I will go anywhere as long as it’s forward.” —David Livingston
  • “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” —Lao Tzu
  • “Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.” —Henry Ford
  • “Life is ours to be spent, not to be saved.” —D. H. Lawrence
  • “It is never too late to be what you might have been.” —George Eliot
  • “Life does not owe you anything because life has already given you everything.” —Ralph Marston
  • “All our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them.” —Walt Disney
  • “Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.” —Joshua J. Marine
  • “I am not a product of my circumstances. I am a product of my decisions.” —Stephen Covey
  • “You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don’t try.” —Beverly Sills
  • “Being happy doesn’t mean that everything is perfect. It means that you’ve decided to look beyond the imperfections.” —Gerard Way
  • “I can’t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.” —Jimmy Dean
  • “Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “I am thankful for all of those who said NO to me. Its because of them I’m doing it myself.” —Albert Einstein
  • “The great thing in this world is not so much where you stand, as in what direction you are moving.” —Oliver Wendell Holmes
  • “Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.” —Les Brown
  • “Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.” —Carl Bard
  • “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great makes you feel that you, too, can become great.” —Mark Twain

Best 196 Sad Quotes, Sayings About Sadness That’ll Make You Cry

Sad Quotes

  • “I wish I could ignore you as you did.”
  • “If you get a reason to be happy, take it. Life is small.”
  • “You can’t hide your feeling as it can clearly be seen by your eyes.”
  • “Never let to know the reason of your sadness to others, they won’t get it.”
  • “Crying alone does not show that you are weak but it shows that you are strong.”
  • “Wipeout your own tears, because if people come to you they will come for a deal.”
  • “When you feel the pain, just remember it’s the signal that your sins are getting less.”
  • “If you are a good heart person, you are going through more shit than any other.”
  • “All-day is not the same, you need to wait and be patient for the good things to happen.”
  • “Never compare yourself with others because they don’t know your bad time and you don’t know about theirs.”
  • “They just ask you how are you? You told them you are fine but you are not really fine.”

Sad Quotes about Life

  • “Fight for what’s worth fighting for.” —Anonymous
  • “Tears are words the heart can’t express.” —Gerard Way
  • “Memories have to be our most painful blessing.” —Kanye West
  • “This moment will just be another story someday.” —Stephen Chbosky
  • “It sucks, doesn’t it? Feeling like you’re not good enough.” —Anonymous
  • “The sad truth is that opportunity doesn’t knock twice.” —Gloria Estefan
  • “So sick of pretending that everything is alright because it’s not.” —Anonymous
  • “You say you care but you leave me alone to cry.” —Anonymous
  • “It’s sad when someone you know becomes someone you knew.” —Henry Rollins
  • “Sometimes you laugh because you’ve got no more room for crying.” —Terry Pratchett
  • “To have felt too much is to end in feeling nothing.” —Dorothy Thompson
  • “One thing you can’t hide — is when you’re crippled inside.” —John Lennon
  • “You don’t need water to feel like you’re drowning, do you?” —Jodi Picoult
  • “Trust is like an eraser, it gets smaller and smaller after every mistake.” —Anonymous
  • “Keep smiling… and one day life will get tired of upsetting you.” —Nitya Prakash
  • “Tears are words the mouth can’t say nor can the heart bear.” —Joshua Wisenbaker
  • “You’re going to make it. It’ll be hard but you’re going to make it.” —Anonymous
  • “You fall in love with the most unexpected person at the most unexpected time.” —Anonymous
  • “I have a thousand reasons to die and many millions of tears to cry.” —Draconian
  • “Nobody really cares if you’re miserable, so you might as well be happy.” —Cynthia Nelms
  • “Sorrow is one of the vibrations that prove the fact of living.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupery
  • “I learned how to be happy because I know what unhappiness felt like.” —Lilly Singh
  • “Blaming other people for things that are going wrong guarantees your continued misery.” —Justin Kan
  • “Don’t tell me I’ve changed, when in reality, I just stopped dealing with you.” —Carson Kolhoff
  • “You still make me smile, even if you’re the reason why I’m sad.” —Zakiya And Majid
  • “There is no worse sorrow than remembering happiness in the day of sorrow.” —Alfred De Musset
  • “People keep telling me that life goes on, but to me that’s the saddest part.” —Anonymous
  • “People cry, not because they’re weak. It’s because they’ve been strong for too long.” —Johnny Depp
  • “Don’t get lost in your pain, know that one day your pain will become your cure.” —Rumi
  • “What brings us to tears, will lead us to grace. Our pain is never wasted.” —Bob Goff
  • “The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy.” —Jim Rohn
  • “Absence from whom we love is worse than death, and frustrates hope severer than despair.” —William Cowper
  • “When you’re happy you enjoy the music, but when you’re sad you understand the lyrics.” —Frank Ocean
  • “Sometimes it takes sadness to know happiness, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.” —Anonymous
  • “Perhaps, somewhere, some day, at a less miserable time, we may see each other again.” —Vladimir Nabokov
  • “You will never find the right person if you never let go of the wrong one.” —Elizabeth Hollomon
  • “It hurts when you have someone in your heart but you can’t have them in your arms.” —Anonymous
  • “You’ll never know how strong you are, until being strong is the only choice you have.” —Bob Marley
  • “The worst feeling is when you feel like you’re annoying the only person you wanna talk to.” —Anonymous
  • “Life is sad, life is a bust, all you can do is do what you must.” —Bob Dylan
  • “It’s sad to know I’m done. But looking back, I’ve got a lot of great memories.” —Bonnie Blair
  • “To fall in love is awfully simple, but to fall out of love is simply awful.” —Bess Myerson
  • “It’s easy to cry when you realize that everyone you love will reject you or die.” —Chuck Palahniuk
  • “All man’s miseries stem from his inability to sit quietly in a room and do nothing.” —Blaise Pascal
  • “Breathing is hard. When you cry so much, it makes you realize that breathing is hard.” —David Levithan
  • “Forget all the reasons why it won’t work, and believe the one reason why it will.” —Ziad K. Abdelnour
  • “Sorrows cannot all be explained away in a life truly lived, grief and loss accumulate like possessions.” —Stefan Kanfer
  • “Behind every sweet smile, there is a bitter sadness that no one can ever see and feel.” —Tupac Shakur
  • “Sometimes you’ve got to be able to listen to yourself and be okay with no one else understanding.” —Anonymous
  • “Be strong now because things will get better. It might be stormy now, but it can’t rain forever. – Anonymous
  • “Heavy hearts, like heavy clouds in the sky, are best relieved by the letting of a little water.” —Christopher Morley
  • “You can’t go back and change the beginning but you can start where you are and change the ending.” —C.S. Lewis
  • “I try not to miss you, I try to let you go, but in the end, you’re always on my mind.” —Anonymous
  • “My feeling is that there is nothing in life but refraining from hurting others, and comforting those who are sad.” —Olive Schreiner
  • “We must understand that sadness is an ocean, and sometimes we drown, while other days we are forced to swim.” —R.M. Drake
  • “If two people are meant to be together, they will eventually find their way back into each other’s arms… no matter what.” —Anonymous
  • “Nobody knows about the little meltdowns I have when I’m alone. They only know about the smiles and laughs I show them.” —Anonymous
  • “Sadness usually results from one of the following causes either when a man does not succeed, or is ashamed of his success.” —Seneca
  • “The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.” —William Mather Lewis
  • “A million words would not bring you back, I know because I tried, neither would a million tears, I know because I cried.” —Anonymous
  • “Sweet is the memory of distant friends! Like the mellow rays of the departing sun, it falls tenderly, yet sadly, on the heart.” —Washington Irving
  • “A feeling of sadness and longing, That is not akin to pain, and resembles sorrow only as the mist resembles the rain.” —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • “So much sadness exists in the world that we are all under obligation to contribute as much joy as lies within our powers.” —John Sutherland Bonnell
  • “When you feel like you’ve had it up to here, and you’re mad enough to scream, but you’re sad enough to tear, that’s rock bottom.” —Eminem
  • “When someone lies to you, it’s because they don’t respect you enough, to be honest, and they think you are too stupid to know the difference.” —Anonymous
  • “There are two types of people in the world: those who prefer to be sad among others, and those who prefer to be sad alone.” —Nicole Krauss
  • “As the light begins to intensify, so does my misery, and I wonder how it is possible to hurt so much when nothing is wrong.” —Tabitha Suzuma
  • “I don’t like depending on people because people leave all the time. Because at the end of the day all you have is yourself and that has to be enough.” —Anonymous
  • “I used to think the worst thing in life was to end up all alone, it’s not. The worst thing in life is to end up with people who make you feel alone.” —Robin Williams
  • “I guess that’s what saying good-bye is always like–like jumping off an edge. The worst part is making the choice to do it. Once you’re in the air, there’s nothing you can do but let go.” —Lauren Oliver
  • “Stop trying to change someone who doesn’t want to change. Stop giving chances to someone who abuses your forgiveness. Stop walking back to the place where your heart ran from. Stop trusting their words and ignoring their actions. Stop breaking your own heart.” —Trent Shelton

Sad Quotes About Love

  • “Friendship leads to love, Love leads to new life.”
  • “Don’t test your love, you just need to experience.”
  • “Don’t be in confusion, this may lead to separation.”
  • “Love to your loved ones as you did never before.”
  • “I did love you even when you left me alone.”
  • “Don’t say no directly to anyone, All are not the same.”
  • “Make her smile even if you are the reason for her sadness.”
  • “One-sided love is purely yours, no other person has right on that.”
  • “Finding true love is not difficult but to maintain it is very difficult.”
  • “You treated me like a Chapter but for me, you were my Book.”
  • “Love is not just physical, but it is about emotional, mental, feeling, caring.”
  • “If a girl talks to you cares for you that means she needs you all the time.”
  • “If you ever get rejected by anyone, don’t worry the problem is not in you but in that person.”
  • “In love, you will have fights but the fight should not go long but the love should go long forever.”

Sadness Quotes About Life

  • “Broken crayons still colors.”
  • “Tears are words that can’t be explained.”
  • “I was not myself but yet nobody ever noticed.”
  • “If you are sad, think about the poorest person.”
  • “Life is hard, you need to be strong from inside.”
  • “You can wipe out someone’s tear but not their memory.”
  • “People will see your success but they won’t see your struggle.”
  • “If you are not getting what you want, change the path.”
  • “After every dark night, there is a brighter day waiting for you.”
  • “Finishing everything is not the solution, your life is not just yours.”
  • “Never make your mother cry, she did everything for you before your birth.”
  • “It’s better to leave early rather than to feel the pain all the time.”
  • “It seems to me that when I will not be there people will miss me.”
  • “People with golden hearts are not easy to get, they are real gems of life.”
  • “When you don’t need it, everyone will come but when you need no one comes.”

Sad Quotes with Deep Meaning

  • “Broken heart, broken me No life.”
  • “Say Sorry, this can save your life.”
  • “I left because you deserve someone better than me.”
  • “If someone betrays you, at least you make someone happy.”
  • “You can cry with your memories but you can’t live.”
  • “You thought me how to live, but I messed up.”
  • “He left, She left that love story could not become history.”
  • “I will wait for her entire life if she needs time.”
  • “Hug your mother and hold her hand, you will feel better.”
  • “Time will go, decide early later don’t create a chance to regret.”
  • “Let him express his love because everyone has the right to love.”
  • “The time I spent with you, I wish I could spend once again.”
  • “I never used my phone when I said bye to her the last time.”
  • “If you can’t live without her, leaving her was the worst decision you made.”
  • “Not everyone’s eyes are the same. Some look just because you are lucky to them.”

Short Sad Sayings

  • “Your memories hurt.”
  • “True hearts are too rare.”
  • “I hate that I’m still hoping.”
  • “Finding myself is better than finding others.”
  • “You think I’m crying but I ain’t.”
  • “We suffer more in imagination than in reality.”
  • “Don’t just dream of her, let her know.”
  • “Things get worsed that I can’texplaind to anyone.”
  • “Just say Yes once, I’ll make you my princess.”
  • “People who judge others, they will never get happiness.”
  • “First, listen, then react. Don’t react and then listen.”
  • “Love is to be felt, it can’t be done.”
  • “Clear things out, don’t let it as it is.”
  • “Talk to yourself, at least nobody will gonna shout.”
  • “Speak out don’t wait for the worse to happen.”
  • “Believe in your love. Your love can give you anything.”
  • “He can speak rudely, but he also suffers from pain.”
  • “I never choose you but my heart makes me do it.”
  • “Stop crying about what happened, Start smiling at what you can.”
  • “If you love, say it don’t wait for the right time.”
  • “People who forgive you, they are the real people whom you should never lose.”
  • “Don’t just think of what bad things of others, think of there good deeds.”
  • “I told you I will leave you, I left but I came back because my love is bigger than everything.”

Relationships Sad Quotes with Deep Meaning

  • “Moving on is not easy.”
  • “One better relation creates many relationships.”
  • “One lie can ruin someone’s life.”
  • “Nothing can come in between You and me.”
  • “Be alone or be a wise choice is yours.”
  • “In love, there should be no expectations and limitations.”
  • “The relationship is about feelings, it should not be materialistic.”
  • “People will come and go, true ones will remain forever.”
  • “I always waited for your text but you never text me.”
  • “Just do it everything for him, don’t expect anything in return.”
  • “She called you just for your voice, but you remain rude.”
  • “Don’t end up things easily, you know how you got that.”
  • “The feeling of separation is the worst pain I can feel it.”
  • “It’s very difficult to forget someone who had given you so many memories.”
  • “I wish I could lose this memory as fast as I lost you.”
  • “I don’t cry when you leave me, I cry when you don’t come.”
  • “The relationship is not just meant for making love but to be with each other for lifelong.”
  • “I smiled U smiled, I cried U cried, I loved U loved and all those never happened again.”
  • “In the beginning, you might not love him, but if you can his love probably then you might fall in love.”
  • “You can’t clap with one hand, for a good relationship one hand should be of him and another hand should be of her.”

Sad Quotes and Sayings

  • “Tears are words that need to be written.” —Paulo Coelho
  • “Sadness is but a wall between two gardens.” —Kahlil Gibran
  • “Dying seems less sad than having lived too little.” —Gloria Steinem
  • “Sadness is almost never anything but a form of fatigue.” —Andre Gide
  • “You cannot protect yourself from sadness without protecting yourself from happiness.” —Jonathan Safran Foe
  • “Anger, tears and sadness are only for those who have given up.” —Katie Gill
  • “We are all so much together, but we are all dying of loneliness.” —Albert Schweitzer
  • “Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation.”
  • “I always like walking in the rain, so no one can see me crying.” —Charlie Chaplin
  • “Nothing records the effects of a sad life as graphically as the human body.” —Naguib Mahfouz
  • “Nobody deserves your tears, but whoever deserves them will not make you cry.” —Gabriel Garcia Marquez
  • “There is no greater sorrow than to recall in misery the time when we were happy.” —Dante
  • “How sad it is that we give up on people who are just like us.” —Fred Rogers
  • “Numbing the pain for a while will make it worse when you finally feel it.” —J. K. Rowling
  • “A man is called selfish, not for pursuing his own good, but for neglecting the neighbor’s.” —Richard Whately
  • “Truth is everybody is going to hurt you: you just gotta find the ones worth suffering for.” —Bob Marley
  • “How sad to see a father with money and no joy. The man studied economics, but never studied happiness.” —Jim Rohn
  • “Everyone in life is gonna hurt you, you just have to figure out which people are worth the pain.” —Erica Baican
  • “Sorrow is knowledge, those that know the most must mourn the deepest, the tree of knowledge is not the tree of life.” —Lord Byron
  • “Every man has his secret sorrows which the world knows not; and often times we call a man cold when he is only sad.” —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • “Don’t fear failure so much that you refuse to try new things. The saddest summary of a life contains three descriptions: could have, might have, and should have.”
  • “Half of the secular unrest and dismal, profane sadness of modern society comes from the vain ideas that every man is bound to be a critic for life.” —Henry Van Dyke
  • “Man could not live if he were entirely impervious to sadness. Many sorrows can be endured only by being embraced, and the pleasure taken in them naturally has a somewhat melancholy character.” —Emile Durkheim
  • “A sad thing in life is that sometimes you meet someone who means a lot to you, only to find out in the end it was never bound to be, and you just have to let go.”
  • “This is what it felt like to have a broken heart. It felt less like a cracking down the middle and more like she had swallowed it whole and it sat bruised and bleeding in the pit of her stomach.” —Wendy Wunder
  • “Sometimes pain is so unmanageable that the idea of spending another day with it seems impossible. Other times pain acts as a compass to help you through the messier tunnels of growing up. But pain can only help you find happiness if you remember it.” —Adam Silvera
  • “Sadness is a super important thing not to be ashamed about but to include in our lives. One of the bigger problems with sadness or depression is there’s so much shame around it. If you have it you’re a failure. You are felt as being very unattractive.” —Mike Mills

100+ Short Meaningful Deep Life Quotes That’ll Make You Think

Deep Life Quotes

  • “Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” —Confucius
  • “Education is not preparation for life; Education is life itself.” —John Dewey
  • “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.” —George Bernard Shaw
  • “There are three constants in life: change, choice and principles.” —Stephen R. Covey
  • “You control your own life. Your own will is extremely powerful.” —J.K. Rowling
  • “Sometimes you make choices in life and sometimes choices make you.” —Gayle Forman
  • “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” —Marcus Aurelius
  • “Life is a dance between making it happen and letting it happen.” —Arianna Huffington
  • “Life isn’t as serious as the mind makes it out to be.” —Eckhart Tolle
  • “When it hurts – observe. Life is trying to teach you something.” —Anita Krizzan
  • “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” —Steve Jobs
  • “Life begins when we decide it’s going to begin for us.” —Shah Rukh Khan
  • “The most valuable lessons in life cannot be taught, they must be experienced.” —Liam Payne
  • “Make each day your masterpiece. Life is now. Life is not later on.” —John Wooden
  • “I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” —Arthur Rubinstein
  • “Life is like a boomerang; whatever you throw out there will always return.” —Allen Weinstein
  • “All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “There is no much thing as having attained enough. Life is an endless possibility.” —Sadhguru
  • “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” —William James
  • “If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.” —Eleanor Roosevelt

Best Deep Life Quotes

  • “Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” —Anaïs Nin
  • “There is more to life than increasing its speed.” —Mahatma Gandhi
  • “The fullness of life is only accessible in the present moment.” —Eckhart Tolle
  • “It is more fitting for a man to laugh at life than to lament over it.” —Seneca
  • “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” —Winston Churchill
  • “Life’s real failure is when you do not realize how close you were to success when you gave up.” —Unknown
  • “This life is like a swimming pool. You dive into the water, but you can’t see how deep it is.” —Dennis Rodman
  • “When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure.” —Peter Marshall
  • “With an eye made quiet by the power of harmony, and the deep power of joy, we see into the life of things.” —William Wordsworth
  • “Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness.” —Khalil Gibran
  • “Joy in one’s heart and some laughter on one’s lips is a sign that the person down deep has a pretty good grasp of life.” —Hugh Sidey
  • “I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well.” —Diane Ackerman
  • “Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life. Remember that fear always lurks behind perfectionism.” —David M. Burns
  • “The best years of your life are the ones in which you decide your problems are your own. You do not blame them on your mother, the ecology, or the president. You realize that you control your own destiny.” —Albert Ellis
  • “To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children… to leave the world a better place… to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Life is like music for its own sake. We are living in an eternal now, and when we listen to music we are not listening to the past, we are not listening to the future, we are listening to an expanded present.” —Alan Watts
  • “Life is like a game of chess. To win you have to make a move. Knowing which move to make comes with IN-SIGHT and knowledge, and by learning the lessons that are accumulated along the way. We become each and every piece within the game called life!” —Alan Rufus
  • “Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don’t wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it’s at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.” —Earl Nightingale
  • “One of the best pieces of advice I ever got was from a horse master. He told me to go slow to go fast. I think that applies to everything in life. We live as though there aren’t enough hours in the day but if we do each thing calmly and carefully we will get it done quicker and with much less stress.” —Viggo Mortensen

Deep Meaningful Life Quotes

  • “There is a crack in everything, that’s how the light gets in.” —Leonard Cohen
  • “Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.” —Jim Rohn
  • “You don’t need a new day to start over, you only need a new mindset.”
  • “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” —Albert Einstein
  • “If you want to enjoy the rainbow, be prepared to endure the storm.” —Warren W. Wiersbe
  • “As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.” —Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  • “To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.” —Oscar Wilde
  • “Every minute you spend wishing you had someone else’s life is a minute spent wasting yours.” —Unknown
  • “Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” —Charles R. Swindoll
  • “Life is like a sandwich – the more you add to it, the better it becomes.” —Unknown
  • “You have enemies? Good. That means you’ve stood up for something, sometime in your life.” —Winston Churchill
  • “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” —Mahatma Gandhi
  • “Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.” —Norman Vincent Peale
  • “Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.” —Bruce Lee
  • “Do what really matters to you in life. Whatever it is, it should be worthy of you.” —Sadhguru
  • “Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.” —Confucius
  • “Life doesn’t require that we be the best, only that we try our best.” —H. Jackson Brown Jr
  • “A little foolishness, enough to enjoy life, and a little wisdom to avoid the errors, that will do.” —Osho
  • “Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant.” —Robert Louis Stevenson
  • “I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.” —Michael Jordan
  • “Life only comes around once, so do whatever makes you happy, and be with whoever makes you smile.” —
  • “life is like an elevator: On your way up, sometimes you have to stop and let some people off.”
  • “Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.”
  • “The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday” — Matty Mullins
  • “Until you are happy with who you are, you will never be happy with what you have.” —Zig Ziglar
  • “The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit.” —Nelson Henderson
  • “Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things.” —Frank A. Clark
  • “If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or objects.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Life is like an onion: you peel it off one layer at a time, and sometimes you weep.” —Carl Sandburg
  • “What is the point of being alive if you don’t at least try to do something remarkable?” — John Green
  • “Every minute you spend with someone gives them a part of your life and takes part of theirs.” —Ally Condie
  • “If you are not consciously directing your life, you will lose your footing and circumstances will decide for you.” —Michael Beckwith
  • “Life is pretty simple: You do some stuff. Most fails. Some works. You do more of what works.” —Leonardo da Vinci
  • “The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.” —Osho
  • “Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” —Norman Cousins
  • “Life is so ironic, it takes sadness to know what happiness is, noise to appreciate silence and absence to value presence.” —
  • “Life is like a roller coaster. It has its ups and downs. But it’s your choice to scream or enjoy the ride.”
  • “Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent and not enough time on what is important.” —Stephen R. Covey
  • “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
  • “Someone once asked me, “Why do you insist on taking the hard road?” I replied, “Why do you assume I see two roads?”
  • “There are two great days in a person’s life – the day we are born and the day we discover why.” —William Barclay
  • “You’re only here for a short visit. Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.” —Walter Hagen
  • “Life is like the ocean. It can be calm or still, and rough or rigid, but in the end, it is always beautiful.”
  • “The 3 C’s of Life: Choices, Chances, Changes. You must make a choice to take a chance or your life will never change.”
  • “Everyone seems to have a clear idea of how other people should lead their lives, but none about his or her own.” —Paulo Coelho
  • “Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.” —Sholom Aleichem
  • “Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” —Dalai Lama XIV
  • “Do not try to fix whatever comes in your life. Fix yourself in such a way that whatever comes, you will be fine.” —Sadhguru
  • “In school, you’re taught a lesson and then given a test. In life, you’re given a test that teaches you a lesson.” —Tom Bodett
  • “We must be willing to let go of the life we planned so as to have the life that is waiting for us.” —Joseph Campbell
  • “Life is like a camera. Focus on what’s important. Capture the good times. And if things don’t work out, just take another shot.” —Ziad K. Abdelnour
  • “Be strong, but not rude; Be kind, but not weak; Be bold, but not bully; Be humble, but not timid; Be proud, but not arrogant.” —Zig Ziglar
  • “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” —Albert Einstein
  • “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, love like you’ll never be hurt, sing like there’s nobody listening, and live like it’s heaven on earth.” —William W. Purkey
  • “My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.” —Maya Angelou
  • “Life is like a book. Some chapters sad, some happy, and some exciting. But if you never turn the page. You will never know what the next chapter holds.”
  • “Life is like a piano; the white keys represent happiness and the black show sadness. But as you go through life’s journey, remember that the black keys also create music.” —Ehssan
  • “Life is like a notebook. Two pages are already written by GOD. First page is Birth. Last page is Death. Center pages are empty. So, fill them with SMILE & LOVE.”
  • “Happiness is a choice. You can choose to be happy. There’s going to be stress in life, but it’s your choice whether you let it affect you or not.” —Valerie Bertinelli
  • “You, me, or nobody is gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain’t about how hard you hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward.” —Sylvester Stallone
  • “Doubt, because doubt is not a sin, it is a sign of your intelligence. You are not responsible to any nation, to any church, to any god. You are responsible only for one thing, and that is self-knowledge.” —Osho
  • “The opposite of love is not hate, its indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, its indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, its indifference. And the opposite of life is not death, its indifference.” —Elie Wiesel

Inspirational Deep Quotes On Life

  • “Either you run the day or the day runs you.” —Jim Rohn
  • “Start where you are. Use what you have. Do what you can.” —Arthur Ashe
  • “Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.” —Dalai Lama
  • “Do not be embarrassed by your failures, learn from them and start again.” —Richard Branson
  • “It does not matter how slowly you go, so long as you do not stop.” —Confucius
  • “Be miserable. Or motivate yourself. Whatever has to be done, it’s always your choice.” —Wayne Dyer
  • “A ship is always safe at shore but that is not what it’s built for.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Follow effective actions with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.” —Peter Drucker
  • “I have had dreams, and I’ve had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams.” —Jonas Salk
  • “Try not to become a person of success, but rather try to become a person of value.” —Albert Einstein
  • “If I had eight hours to chop down a tree, I’d spend six hours sharpening my ax.” —Abraham Lincoln
  • “If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right.” —Henry Ford
  • “The best way to succeed in this world is to act on the advice you give to others.” —Unknown
  • “Amateurs sit and wait for inspiration, the rest of us just get up and go to work.” —Stephen King
  • “Show me a person who has never made a mistake and I’ll show you someone who has never achieved much.” —Joan Collins
  • “If you don’t pay appropriate attention to what has your attention, it will take more of your attention than it deserves.” —David Allen
  • “The world as we have created it is a process of our thinking. It cannot be changed without changing our thinking.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” —Earl Nightingale
  • “Much of the stress that people feel doesn’t come from having too much to do. It comes from not finishing what they started.” —David Allen
  • “Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.” —Stephen R. Covey
  • “Morning is an important time of day, because how you spend your morning can often tell you what kind of day you are going to have.” —Lemony Snicket
  • “Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.” —Mark Twain
  • “There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid you will succeed.” —Ray Goforth
  • “Dreams can come true, but there is a secret. They’re realized through the magic of persistence, determination, commitment, passion, practice, focus and hard work. They happen a step at a time, manifested over years, not weeks.” —Elbert Hubbard
  • “Like success, failure is many things to many people. With positive mental attitude, failure is a learning experience, a rung on the ladder, and a plateau at which to get your thoughts in order to prepare to try again.” —W. Clement Stone
  • “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” —Mark Twain
  • “Nothing in the world can take the place of perseverance. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful people with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost legendary. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Perseverance and determination alone are omnipotent.” —Calvin Coolidge
  • “All men dream: but not equally. Those who dream by night in the dusty recesses of their minds wake in the day to find that it was vanity: but the dreamers of the day are dangerous men, for they may act their dreams with open eyes, to make it possible.” —T.E. Lawrence
  • “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

Deep Life Quotes That Will Make You Think

  • “Most people would rather be certain they’re miserable, than risk being happy.” —Dr. Robert Anthony
  • “If people did not do silly things, nothing intelligent would ever get done.” —Ludwig Wittgenstein
  • “Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow. It only saps today of its joy.” —Leo Buscaglia
  • “You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses.” —Tom Wilson
  • “Nothing is less productive than to make more efficient what should not be done at all.” —Peter Drucker
  • “After every difficulty, ask yourself two questions: “What did I do right?” and “What would I do differently?” —Brian Tracy
  • “If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.” —Abraham Maslow
  • “Everyone wants to live on top of the mountain, but all the happiness and growth occurs while you’re climbing it.” —Andy Rooney
  • “Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.” —Thich Nhat Hanh
  • “If men would consider not so much wherein they differ, as wherein they agree, there would be far less of uncharitableness and angry feeling in the world.” —Joseph Addison
  • “Never idealize others. They will never live up to your expectations. Don’t over-analyze your relationships. Stop playing games. A growing relationship can only be nurtured by genuineness.” —Leo F. Buscaglia
  • “You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives.” —Clay P. Bedford
  • If, on the other hand, happiness depends on a good breakfast, flowers in the yard, a drink or a nap, then we are more likely to live with quite a bit of happiness.” —Andy Rooney
  • “When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “The truth is that our finest moments are most likely to occur when we are feeling deeply uncomfortable, unhappy, or unfulfilled. For it is only in such moments, propelled by our discomfort, that we are likely to step out of our ruts and start searching for different ways or truer answers.” —M. Scott Peck
  • “For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on major events like a great job, huge amounts of money, a flawlessly happy marriage or a trip to Paris, that person isn’t going to be happy much of the time.

Short Meaningful Deep Life Quotes

  • “The best revenge is massive success.” —Frank Sinatra
  • “We become what we think about.” —Earl Nightingale
  • “Success comes in cans; failure in can’ts.” —Unknown
  • “Love is a better teacher than duty.” —Albert Einstein
  • “The best proof of love is trust.” —Joyce Brothers
  • “New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.” —Lao Tzu
  • “The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.” —Aesop
  • “And remember, no matter where you go, there you are.” —Confucius
  • “A man cannot be comfortable without his own approval.” —Mark Twain
  • “No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted.” —Aesop
  • “No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” —Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “The two enemies of human happiness are pain and boredom.” —Arthur Schopenhauer
  • “If you are too busy to laugh, you are too busy.” —Proverb
  • “Your problem is you’re… too busy holding onto your unworthiness.” —Ram Dass
  • “For success, attitude is equally as important as ability.” —Harry F. Banks
  • “Everything you want is on the other side of fear.” —Jack Canfield
  • “To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.” —Albert Camus
  • “It ain’t what they call you, it’s what you answer to.” —W.C. Fields
  • “Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory.” —Albert Schweitzer
  • “A year from now you may wish you had started today.” —Karen Lamb
  • “Success is largely a matter of holding on after others have let go.” —Unknown
  • “What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” —Oscar Wilde
  • “Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.” —Malcolm S. Forbes
  • “I don’t think of all the misery but of the beauty that still remains.” —Anne Frank
  • “Judge your success by what you had to give up in order to get it.” —Dalai Lama
  • “Your work is discover your world and then with all your heart give yourself to it.” —Buddha
  • “The better you feel about yourself, the less you feel the need to show off.” —Robert Hand
  • “Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.” —Abraham Lincoln
  • “There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.” —Epictetus
  • “There came a time when the risk to remain tight in the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” —Anaïs Nin

Powerful Meaningful Deep Life Quotes

  • “Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.” —Plato
  • “Deep summer is when laziness finds respectability.” —Sam Keen
  • “The deeper thought is, the taller it becomes.” —Dejan Stojanovic
  • “To do two things at once is to do neither.” —Publilius Syrus
  • “People have moved beyond apathy, beyond skepticism into deep cynicism.” —Elliot Richardson
  • “Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Some things scratch the surface while others strike at your soul.” —Gianna Carini
  • “Silence is as deep as eternity, speech as shallow as time.” —Thomas Carlyle
  • “When you look into an abyss, the abyss also looks into you.” —Friedrich Nietzsche
  • “You can’t go home again” ─ isn’t necessarily that places change but people do.
  • “Every man is born as many men and dies as a single one.” —Martin Haidegger
  • “You can have religion with spirituality. You can also have religion without spirituality.” —Eckhart Tolle
  • “You can’t depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.” —Mark Twain
  • “One way to break up any kind of tension is good deep breathing.” —Byron Nelson
  • “Believe deep down in your heart that you’re destined to do great things.” —Joe Paterno
  • “There can be no deep disappointment where there is not deep love.” —Martin Luther King Jr.
  • “You will not be punished for your anger, you will be punished by your anger.” —Buddha
  • “Truth often suffers more by the heat of its defenders than the arguments of its opposers.” —William Penn
  • “No tree, it is said, can grow to heaven unless its roots reach down to hell.” —Carl Jung
  • “I want to be like water. I want to slip through fingers, but hold up a ship.” —Michelle Willams
  • “I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.” —Socrates
  • “I took a deep breath and listened to the old bray of my heart. I am. I am. I am.” —Sylvia Plath
  • “Every human walks around with a certain kind of sadness. They may not wear it on their sleeves, but it’s there if you look deep.” —Taraji Henson
  • “I think you have to know who you are. Get to know the monster that lives in your soul, dive deep into your soul and explore it.” —Tori Amos

Short Meaningful Deep Life Quotes

  • “Turn your wounds into wisdom.” —Oprah Winfrey
  • “No Regrets in life. Just lessons learned.”
  • “Life is an adventure, dare it.” —Mother Teresa
  • “Everything you can imagine is real.” —Pablo Picasso
  • “Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.”
  • “Without music, life would be a mistake.” —Friedrich Nietzsche
  • “Lies hurt people; imagination makes life more fun.” —Dean Koontz
  • “The fullness of life is only accessible in the present moment.”
  • “Life is in ourselves and not in the external.” —Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • “Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.” —Lord Byron
  • “Sometimes people use thought to not participate in life.” —Stephen Chbosk
  • “Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” —Maya Angelouv
  • “Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” —Omar Khayyam
  • “The more I see the less I know for sure.” —John Lennon
  • “Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.” —Helen Keller
  • “Life begins at the end of your comfort zone.” —Neale Donald Walsch
  • “Love the life you live. Live the life you love.” —Bob Marley
  • “Life is like math if it goes too easy something is wrong.”
  • “We are always getting ready to live but never living.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “Why fit in when you were born to stand out?” — Dr. Seuss
  • “In the circle of life there is no top, no corner, and no straight lines.” —Mike Dolan
  • “Life is too deep for words, so don’t try to describe it, just live it.” —C S Lewis

Deep Life Quotes and Sayings

  • “Without deep reflection one knows from daily life that one exists for other people.” —Albert Einstein
  • “Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.” —Soren Kierkegaard
  • “We shall see but a little way if we require to understand what we see.” —Henry David Thoreau
  • “In the depth of winter, I finally learned that within me there lay an invincible summer.” —Albert Camus
  • “Your way of thinking affects your life very deeply. So think positive and be positive.” —Anurag Prakash Ray
  • “Our task in life is to find our deep soul work and throw ourselves headlong into it.” —Phil Cousineau
  • “Never underestimate the importance of having someone in your life who makes you want to be a better person.” —Dauvoire
  • “The purpose of morality is to teach you, not to suffer and die, but to enjoy yourself and live.” —Ayn Rand
  • “Our greatest achievement in life is being happy with the little things that probably means nothing to others.” —Hermann J Steinherr
  • “What matters in life is what you care about and what you will continue to make effort towards caring about it.” —Nokwethemba Nkosi
  • “Our lives improve only when we take chances…and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.” —Walter Anderson
  • “It is one of the most beautiful compensations of this life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “We ask for long life, but ’tis deep life, or noble moments that signify. Let the measure of time be spiritual, not mechanical.” —Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • “The loneliest moment in someone’s life is when they are watching their whole world fall apart, and all they can do is stare blankly.” —F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • “Take life one step at a time look forward to your future, stop looking back and regretting the past, the past is the past because it does not last!” —Abhishek Tiwari
  • “As I look back on my life, I realize that every time I thought I was being rejected from something good, I was actually being re-directed to something better.” —Steve Maraboli
  • “If you ever discover that what you’re seeing is a play within a play, just slow down, take a deep breath, and hold on for the ride of your life.” —Jack Handey
  • “The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.” —Leo Tolstoy
  • “To find your own way is to follow your bliss. This involves analysis, watching yourself and seeing where real deep bliss is – not the quick little excitement , but the real deep, life-filling bliss.” —Joseph Campbell