Posts Tagged ‘life’

Quote of the day, Jan. 9

January 9, 2018

Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, on life

“Life is infinitely stranger than anything which the mind of man could invent.”

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Quote of the day, Dec. 31

December 31, 2017

Joseph Campbell, on starting over

“We must be willing to get rid of the life we’ve planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us. The old skin has to be shed before the new one can come.”

Quote of the day, Sept. 2

September 2, 2017

Epictetus, on freedom

“Freedom is the only worthy goal in life. It is won by disregarding things that lie beyond our control.”

Quote of the day, July 9

July 9, 2017

Doug Marlette, on life

“Ease up on yourselves. Have some compassion for yourself as well as for others. There’s no such thing as perfection, and life is not a race.”

Quote of the day, May 13

May 13, 2017

George Bernard Shaw, on life

“Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”

Quote of the day, May 12

May 12, 2017

Michel de Montaigne, from Essays

“It is a rare life that remains orderly even in private.”

Quote of the day, April 14

April 14, 2017

Walter Benjamin, on wisdom

Counsel woven into the fabric of real life is wisdom.”

Quote of the day, April 13

April 13, 2017

Steve Jobs, on work

“Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.”

Quote of the day, April 11

April 11, 2017

Ben Hogan

“As you walk down the fairway of life, you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round.”

Quote of the day, April 8

April 8, 2017

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, on living

“This is the highest wisdom that I own; freedom and life are earned by those alone who conquer them each day anew.”