Life Quotes

40 Inspirational Quotes That Will Change Your Life


November 28th, 2017   |   Updated on June 4th, 2022

1. “Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened.”-Dr. Seuss

2. “I’m selfish, impatient and a little insecure. I make mistakes, I am out of control and at times hard to handle. But if you can’t handle me at my worst, then you sure as hell don’t deserve me at my best.”-Marilyn Monroe

3. “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,Love like you’ll never be hurt,Sing like there’s nobody listening,And live like it’s heaven on earth.”-William W. Purkey

4. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.”-Mae West

5. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.”-Robert Frost

6. “Without music, life would be a mistake.”-Friedrich Nietzsche

7. “Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results.”-Narcotics Anonymous

8. “It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.”-Andre Gide

9. “Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans.”-Allen Saunders

10. “I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.”-Douglas Adams

11. All alone! Whether you like it or not, alone is something you’ll be quite a lot. ~ Dr. Seuss


12. What’ll we do with ourselves this afternoon? And the day after that, and the next thirty years.~Ke$ha


13. His was a great sin who first invented consciousness. Let us lose it for a few hours ~ F. Scott Fitzgerald


14. Downstairs the people are fighting while I look for God in a reference book ~ Philip K. Dick


15. Life is but a Comic Sans farce mass e-mailed to an unending, self-perpetuating chain of dupes and masochists ~ Gary


16. Always do sober what you said you’d do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut ~ Ernest Hemingway


17. Sometimes you never realize the value of a moment until it becomes a memory ~ Dr. Seuss


18. In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on ~ Robert Frost


19. Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself ~ George Bernard Shaw


20. Nothing of me is original. I am the combined efforts of everyone I’ve every known ~ Chuck Palahniuk


21. There is only one way to avoid criticism: Do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing ~ Elbert Hubbard


22. If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets ~ Haruki Murakami


23. There are three things all wise men fear: the sea in storm, a night with no moon, and the anger of a gentle man ~ Patrick Rothfuss


24. Treat the Earth Well. It was not given to you by your parents, it was loaned to you by your children ~ Kenyan Proverb


25. The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing ~ Edmund Burke


26. In any moment of decision, the best thing you can do is the right thing. The worst thing you can do is nothing ~ Teddy Roosevelt


27. It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change ~ Charles Darwin


28. Don’t tell me the sky’s the limit when there are footprints on the moon ~ Paul Brandt


29. Life is a tragedy when seen in close-up, but a comedy in a long-shot ~ Charlie Chaplin


30. A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd ~ Max Lucado


31. It is the mark of an educated mind, to entertain a thought without accepting it ~ Aristotle


32.  Another flaw in the human character is that everyone wants to build and nobody wants to do maintenance ~ Kurt Vonnegut


33. The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart. ~ Helen Keller


34. I think it goes without saying that pretty much everything I’ve taught you should be prefaced with a ‘No homo.’ ~Jesus Christ


35. I discovered that if one looks a little closer at this beautiful world, there are always red ants underneath ~ David Lynch


36. The integrity of my sleep has been forever compromised, sir ~ Unidentified Bureaucrat


37. There can be no light without darkness.A guy who’s never taken a massive dose of Ecstasy


38. I downshifted as I pulled into the driveway, the motor screaming out, stuck in second gear. The scene ends badly, as you might imagine, in a cavalcade of anger and fear ~ John Darnielle


39. There is no more unhappy being under the sun than a fetishist who pines for a boot and has to content himself with an entire woman ~ Karl Kraus


40. Softball is like baseball, but with a softer ball. The Guy With No Friends to no one in particular