The foundation of your future is based on the cracks in your past.
Is life worth living? That depends on the liver.
Life is a swirling eddy of despair in an ever blackening universe.
The way the world looks depends on how you’re sitting.
Never take life too seriously; after all, no one gets out of it alive.
Life is a daring adventure, or it is nothing.
Life will teach you the lessons, it is up to you to learn them.
I do not regret the things I’ve done, but rather those I did not do.
How we spend each day, of course, is how we spend our lives.
To live is to dream, to die is to awaken.
There is no wonder why we die, the wonder is why we persist in living.
Don’t take life too seriously. It’s only temporary.
Fate is what life gives you, and destiny is what you do with it.
I want to live forever, but only for a little while.
As soon as you’re born you start dying, so you might as well have a good time.
To live is so startling, it leaves little time for anything else.
1830 — 1886
We are born with our eyes closed and our mouths open, and we spend our whole lives trying to reverse that mistake of nature.
Expecting the world to treat you fairly because you are a good person is like expecting the bull not to attack you because you are a vegetarian.
Life is understood looking backwards but it must be lived forwards.
1813 — 1855
If you can spend a perfectly useless afternoon in a perfectly useless manner, you have learned how to live.
1895 — 1976