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Émile Maximilien Paul Littré

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Biography - Émile Maximilien Paul Littré:

Born: 1801 - Died: 1881
Period:
19th century
Place of birth: France
France

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He who would make serious use of his life must always act as though he had a long time to live and must schedule his time as though he were about to die."
Émile Maximilien Paul Littré



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Translation

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FrenchQuote
Celui qui veut faire un emploi sérieux de la vie doit toujours agir comme s'il avait à vivre longuement et se régler comme s'il lui fallait mourir prochainement."
Émile Maximilien Paul Littré


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To achieve great things, we must live as though we were never going to die."
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims

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Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life."
Seneca - Epistulae morales ad Lucilium


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Quotes about life:



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There is more to life than increasing its speed."
Mahatma Gandhi
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All theory, dear friend, is gray, but the golden tree of life springs ever green,"
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life."
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life."
Mark Twain
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My life is my message."
Mahatma Gandhi
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Where there is love there is life."
Mahatma Gandhi
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Quotes for: to live:



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To live means to love, but above all, to love life."
Blanche Pierson
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"Just living is not enough," said the butterfly, "one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.""
Hans Christian Andersen
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While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die."
Leonardo da Vinci
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The thought of death betrays us, for it makes us forget to live."
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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My trade and art is to live."
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing."
Marcus Aurelius
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Quotes for: to die:



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We should laugh before being happy, for fear of dying without having laughed."
Jean de La Bruyere
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I would never die for my beliefs, because I might be wrong."
Bertrand Russell
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While I thought that I was learning how to live, I have been learning how to die."
Leonardo da Vinci
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The thought of death betrays us, for it makes us forget to live."
Luc de Clapiers, marquis de Vauvenargues - Reflexions and Maxims
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Philosophize is to learn how to die."
Michel de Montaigne - Essays
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Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever."
Isidore of Seville
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Quotes about time:



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In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time."
Leonardo da Vinci
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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority."
Francis Bacon
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What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know."
Augustine of Hippo - Confessions
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It takes a long time to become young."
Pablo Picasso
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Sadness flies away on the wings of time."
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
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Patience and time do more than strength or passion."
Jean de La Fontaine - Fables
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