Motivational Words – Life

Men take only their needs into consideration, never their abilities.
Napoleon Bonaparte

Start living now. Stop saving the good china for that special occasion. Stop withholding your love until that special person materializes. Every day you are alive is a special occasion. Every minute, every breath, is a gift from God.
Mary Manin Morrissey

You’ve got to sing like you don’t need the money, love like you’ll never get hurt. You’ve got to dance like no one is watching. It’s gotta come from the heart, if you want it to work.
Susannah Clark

The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and richness to life that nothing else can bring.
Oscar Wilde

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Thomas Carlyle

Nor has he spent his life badly who has passed it in privacy.

The art of life is to know how to enjoy a little and to endure very much.
William Hazlitt

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature.
Helen Keller

Life’s more amusing than we thought.
Andrew Lang

As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.

Don’t be afraid your life will end; be afraid that it will never begin.
Hansen, Grace

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
Hubbard, Elbert

Death is more universal than life; everyone dies but not everyone lives.
Sachs, A.

Life is partly what we make it, and partly what it is made by the friends we choose.
Tehyi, Hsieh

Life without love is a shadow of things that might be.

Some people are so afraid to die that they never begin to live.
VanDyke, Henry

Live all you can; it’s a mistake not to. It doesn’t so much matter what you do in particular, so long as you have your life. If you haven’t had that, what have you had?

Find a purpose in life so big it will challenge every capacity to be at your best.
David O. McKay

Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think.
Jean de la Bruyere

Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by what you bring to life.
John Homer Miller

Live not one’s life as though one had a thousand years, but live each day as the last.
Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Destiny is not a matter of chance; it is a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan

Here is the test to find whether your mission on earth is finished: If you’re alive, it isn’t.
Richard Bach