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A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a chain.
~ William James | ( American philosopher and psychologist. ) | 1842-1910 | Life
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
A life of ease is a difficult pursuit.
~ William Cowper | ( British poet. ) | 1731-1800 | Life
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
A man sooner or later discovers that he is the master-gardener of his soul, the director of his life.
~ James Allen | (British-born American essayist. ) | 1864-1912 | Life
quotes Division : Essayists   
     
A ship should not ride on a single anchor, nor life on a single hope.
~ Epictetus | ( Greek philosopher. ) | 50 - 120 BC | Life
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
Accept life, take it as it is? Stupid. The means of doing otherwise? Far from our having to take it, it is life that possesses us and on occasion shuts our mouths.
~ Albert Camus | ( French novelist ) | 1913-1960 | Life
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
All life is nucleic acid; the rest is commentary.
-: [ The Relativity of Wrong" (1988) - "Beginning with Bone" (May,1987) ]
~ Isaac Asimov | (American Science Fiction Writer ) | 1920 - 1992 | Life
quotes Division : Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers   
     
Always take hold of things by the smooth handle.
~ Thomas Jefferson | ( Third president of the United States. ) | 1743-1826 | Life
quotes Division : American writers   
     
An unexamined life is not worth living.
~ Socrates | ( Greek philosopher of Athens ) | 469 - 399 BC | Life
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
~ Abraham Lincoln | ( Politician. President of the United States. ) | 1809-1865 | Life
quotes Division : U.S. Presidents   
     
Anything for the quick life, as the man said when he took the situation at the lighthouse.
~ Charles Dickens | ( British novelist. ) | 1812-1870 | Life
quotes Division : Novelists   
     
Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.
~ Henry James | ( American author. ) | 1843-1916 | Life
quotes Division : American writers   
     
Be such a man, and live such a life, that if every man were such as you, and every life a life like yours, this earth would be God's Paradise.
~ Phillips Brooks | (American Episcopal clergyman. ) | 1835-1893 | Life
quotes Division : Religious People   
     
Best to live lightly, unthinkingly.
~ Sophocles | ( Greek tragic poet. ) | 497 -406 BC | Life
quotes Division : Ancient Greeks   
     
Between two worlds life hovers like a star, twixt night and morn, upon the horizon's verge.
~ Lord Byron | ( British poet. ) | 1788-1824 | Life
quotes Division : British Poets   
     
Between us and heaven or hell there is only life, which is the frailest thing in the world.
~ Blaise Pascal | ( French mathematician, physicist and philosopher. ) | 1623-1662 | Life
quotes Division : Scientists and Inventors   
     
Birth, copulation and death. That's all the facts when you come to the brass tacks.
~ T. S. Eliot | ( American-English poet and playwright. ) | 1888-1965 | Life
quotes Division : Playwrights   
     
Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.
~ Viktor Frankl | (Austrian neurologist and psychiatrist. ) | 1905-1997 | Life
quotes Division : Psychotherapists   
     
Deep down, no one really believes they have a right to live. But this death sentence generally stays tucked away, hidden beneath the difficulty of living. If that difficulty is removed from time to time, death is suddenly there, unintelligibly.
~ Jean Baudrillard | (French sociologist, and philosopher. ) | 1929-2007 | Life
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     
Don't be afraid of death so much as an inadequate life.
~ Bertolt Brecht | ( German writer. ) | 1898-1956 | Life
quotes Division : German writers   
     
Each man must look to himself to teach him the meaning of life. It is not something discovered: it is something molded.
~ Antoine de Saint-Exupery | ( French aviator and writer. ) | 1900-1944 | Life
quotes Division : French Authors and Writers   
     
Every existing thing is born without reason, prolongs itself out of weakness, and dies by chance.
~ Jean-Paul Sartre | ( French writer and philosopher. ) | 1905-1980 | Life
quotes Division : French Philosophers   
     

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