Life

Your life is a rich, complex, and precious thing. Share your zest for life with inspiring life quotes that capture the beauty and mystery of your journey. Life quotes can reaffirm long-held beliefs or inspire you to adjust your thinking. Let quotes about life prompt you to reflect on your values and priorities, and rededicate yourself to your most cherished beliefs every day.

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

If I could wish for my life to be perfect, it would be tempting, but I would have to decline, for life would no longer teach me anything.

Allyson Jones

When you're young, there's so much that you can't take in. It's pouring over you like a waterfall. When you're older, it's less intense, but you're able to reach out and drink it. I love being older.

Actress Sigourney Weaver

None of us is born thinking we are ordinary. Feeling special is an essential part of the human birthright. If you don't think you are special, you won't seek to contribute your gift to the world.

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

Life is given to you like a flat piece of land and everything has to be done. I hope that when I’m finished, my piece of land will be a beautiful garden.

Jeanne Moreau

When you are passionate about life, it keeps you young. Sometimes I wake up at 4:00 am just to see how my roses look.

Salma Hayek

Life is like an EKG. Without the ups and downs, you’re not living.

Debra Evans

Life is not a dress rehearsal. Stop practicing what you’re going to do and just go do it. In one bold stroke you can transform today.

Marilyn Grey

Real life is about reacting quickly to the opportunity at hand, not the opportunity you envisioned. Not thinking and scheming for the future, but letting it happen.

Conan O'Brien

Attitude is everything. That’s what will determine the quality of your life.

Bill Rosenberg

Who am I? How can I make a difference? Just as we’re born yearning for relationships, we’re born craving to know our larger purpose.

Winifred Gallagher

We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.

Cynthia Brian