Quotations About / On: LIFE
Life turns to a fallen leaf
When it is deprived of love as the sustaining loaf
That life always hungers for life
'Indeed a life is life when thankfulness listens to hem
(Belonging, Poem, 'Advice Written On Bad Advice', Indian Poet, Pijush Biswas)
If little all thou dost care, is life untrimmed.'
A man lives not only his personal life, as an individual, but also, consciously or unconsciously, the life of his epoch and his contemporaries.
(Thomas Mann (1875-1955), German author, critic. The Magic Mountain, ch. 2, "At Tienappels'," (1924), trans. by H.T. Lowe-Porter (1928).)
Your life is about finding out what your life is about
You live life momentarily but your goodness lives forever
Family life is an encroachment on private life.
(Karl Kraus (1874-1936), Austrian writer. Trans. by Harry Zohn, originally published in Beim Wort genommen (1955). Half-Truths and One-and-a-Half Truths, University of Chicago Press (1990).)
The Simple Life is not a simple life.
(Mason Cooley (b. 1927), U.S. aphorist. City Aphorisms, Third Selection, New York (1986).)
Life is time, so those who waste time waste life.
(to my students)
There is always a life beyond,
Never think it is end, The end is for new life,
There is always a life beyond, Never think it is end, The end is for new life