Inspirational Life Quotes For A Beautiful & Successful Life
Inspiration often plays a prominent role in setting up the stage for greatness. Unlike lightning, inspiration can strike a person at any given time and through numerous ways. But the highest form of inspiration can only be drawn from a fellow person, especially from those who have been there, done that! We take inspiration from several things and situations. In the course of history, several great men have shared their ideas, thoughts, perspectives and views on several subjects including life, success, failure etc. These quotes on life inspire, buck-up, enthuse, create positivity and optimism, and serve as a driving force to many. These thoughts also help us come out of difficult situations in life. As these quotes have come directly from great, successful and inspirational people, they always motivate and inspire us to look at the positive side of life. These motivational words also give an assurance that tough times will not last long.
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.
Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.
Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.
Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I'm not perfect
-and I don't live to be-
but before you start pointing fingers...
make sure you hands are clean!
There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures.
This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.
Life every man holds dear; but the dear man holds honor far more precious dear than life.
I'm the one that's got to die when it's time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.
The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time.
You can't live your life for other people. You've got to do what's right for you, even if it hurts some people you love.
It's the possibility of having a dream come true that makes life interesting.
And this, our life, exempt from public haunt, finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, sermons in stones, and good in everything.
J. K. Rowling
We're all human, aren't we? Every human life is worth the same, and worth saving.
You're going to come across people in your life who will say all the right words at all the right times. But in the end, it's always their actions you should judge them by. It's actions, not words, that matter.
You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
You are my best friend as well as my lover, and I do not know which side of you I enjoy the most. I treasure each side, just as I have treasured our life together.
Count your age by friends, not years. Count your life by smiles, not tears.
I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know?
Books are the perfect entertainment: no commercials, no batteries, hours of enjoyment for each dollar spent. What I wonder is why everybody doesn't carry a book around for those inevitable dead spots in life.
George Bernard Shaw
A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Tell me, what is it you plan to do
with your one wild and precious life?
The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times.
My experience of life is that it is not divided up into genres; it’s a horrifying, romantic, tragic, comical, science-fiction cowboy detective novel. You know, with a bit of pornography if you're lucky.
Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.
And by the way, everything in life is writable about if you have the outgoing guts to do it, and the imagination to improvise. The worst enemy to creativity is self-doubt.
Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.
Life is a disease: sexually transmitted, and invariably fatal.
I wonder how many people I've looked at all my life and never seen.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
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.
What I need is the dandelion in the spring. The bright yellow that means rebirth instead of destruction. The promise that life can go on, no matter how bad our losses. That it can be good again.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
I read so I can live more than one life in more than one place.
True love is rare, and it's the only thing that gives life real meaning.
If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music. I see my life in terms of music.
Life is for the living.
Death is for the dead.
Let life be like music.
And death a note unsaid.
I read a book one day and my whole life was changed.
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
When a man is denied the right to live the life he believes in, he has no choice but to become an outlaw.
The very least you can do in your life is figure out what you hope for. And the most you can do is live inside that hope. Not admire it from a distance but live right in it, under its roof.
Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.
Life, he realize, was much like a song. In the beginning there is mystery, in the end there is confirmation, but it's in the middle where all the emotion resides to make the whole thing worthwhile.
Love the life you live.
live the life you love.
In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate.
Someday, somewhere - anywhere, unfailingly, you'll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.
Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about.
Never say 'no' to adventures. Always say 'yes,' otherwise you'll lead a very dull life.
Vincent van Gogh
Be clearly aware of the stars and infinity on high. Then life seems almost enchanted after all.
You were born with wings, why prefer to crawl through life?
F. Scott Fitzgerald
And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.
All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate…I choose love.
There are darknesses in life and there are lights, and you are one of the lights, the light of all lights.
Time is the coin of your life. You spend it. Do not allow others to spend it for you.
A good book is an event in my life.
And in the end it is not the years in your life that count, it's the life in your years.
There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one.
What is that you express in your eyes? It seems to me more than all the print I have read in my life.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.
Guy de Maupassant
Our memory is a more perfect world than the universe: it gives back life to those who no longer exist.
If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut
No one can construct for you the bridge upon which precisely you must cross the stream of life, no one but you yourself alone.
Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.
Friendship marks a life even more deeply than love. Love risks degenerating into obsession, friendship is never anything but sharing.
Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
I was within and without, simultaneously enchanted and repelled by the inexhaustible variety of life.
The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.
Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.
Some things in life are out of your control. You can make it a party or a tragedy.
You never know what life is like, until you have lived it.
Laura Ingalls Wilder
I am beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.
If I had my life to live over again, I would have made a rule to read some poetry and listen to some music at least once every week.
I've lived through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually happened.
Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life, but define yourself.
There are two means of refuge from the misery of life — music and cats.
You have everything needed for the extravagant journey that is your life.
If you let people into your life a little bit, they can be pretty damn amazing.
Many people will walk in and out of your life, but only true friends will leave footprints in your heart
T S Eliot
To do the useful thing, to say the courageous thing, to contemplate the beautiful thing: that is enough for one man's life.
In life, finding a voice is speaking and living the truth. Each of you is an original. Each of you has a distinctive voice. When you find it, your story will be told. You will be heard.
Be steady and well-ordered in your life so that you can be fierce and original in your work.
Life doesn't imitate art, it imitates bad television.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
Life is short, and we should respect every moment of it.
Hunter S. Thompson
So we shall let the reader answer this question for himself: who is the happier man, he who has braved the storm of life and lived or he who has stayed securely on shore and merely existed?
One of the deep secrets of life is that all that is really worth the doing is what we do for others.
When I look at my life and its secret colours, I feel like bursting into tears.
Life is far too important a thing ever to talk seriously about.