Life is too short to spend your precious time trying to convince a person who wants to live in gloom and doom otherwise. Give lifting that person your best shot, but don’t hang around long enough for his or her bad attitude to pull you down. Instead, surround yourself with optimistic people.
Life is a mirror, if you frown at it, it frowns back; if you smile, it returns the greeting.
The gains in life come slowly and the losses come on suddenly. You work for years to get your life the way you want it and buy the big house and the time share on Antigua and one afternoon you???re run down by a garbage truck and lie in the intersection, da
Live neither in the past nor in the future, but let each day’s work absorb your entire energies, and satisfy your widest ambition.
I wanted only to try to live in accord with the promptings which came from my true self. Why was that so very difficult?
Let the minor genius go his light way and enjoy his life – the great nature cannot so live, he is never really in holiday mood, even though he often plucks flowers by the wayside and ties them into knots and garlands like little children and lays out on a sunny morning.
Be you in what line of life you may, it will be amongst your misfortunes if you have not time properly to attend to pecuniary [monetary] matters. Want of attention to these matters has impeded the progress of science and of genius itself.
Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.
My candle burns at both ends; It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends– It gives a lovely light!
Believe in life Always human beings will live and progress to greater, broader and fuller life.
Life is going to give you just what you put into it. Put your whole heart in everything you do.