Quotes for: life
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
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All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another.
There are hurricanes in human affairs, tempests of passion, when it is wise to retire to a harbor and ride it out at anchor. Remedies often make diseases worse.
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It is perfectly true, as the philosophers say, that life must be understood backwards. But they forget the other proposition, that it must be lived forwards.
A free man thinks of nothing less than of death, and his wisdom is a meditation, not on death, but on life.
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