Quotations About / On: LIFE
Live a fruitful life and not a long one because a fruitful life is always eternal but a long life may not be fruitful.
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.'
One Life to Live
(Life cannot be repeated for amendment.)
Only one life to live, live your life worthwhile.
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).)
Life is to you what you see life to be
(Chris 'N' John)
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).)