This collection of inspirational life quotes has been collected to provide motivation, inspiration and a bit of humor. As we live our lives in the day to day, a humorous quote or motivational quote can boost our morale and the morale of those around us.
Life quotations are great to share in the workplace or to tape up on your vanity mirror. However you choose to use these inspirational quotes, I hope that you find joy and encouragement in these words of wisdom.
"That it will never come again is what makes life so sweet."
- Emily Dickinson
Favorite Quotes about Life
"Life has its ups and downs."
- American proverb
"Get up and out, my man. The day is bursting with moments...Rise, my good man, from your bed of straws in the wind."
- Oscar Williams
"Man, unlike the animals, has never learned that the sole purpose of life is to enjoy it."
- Samuel Butler
"The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved, desirous of everything at the same time, the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn like fabulous yellow Roman candles exploding like spiders across the skies...Live Madly."
- Jack Kerouac
"Wish not so much to live long as to live well."
- Benjamin Franklin, Poor Richard's Almanack
"When we blindly adopt a religion, a political system, a literary dogma, we become automatons. We cease to grow."
- Anais Nin
"Dost thou love life?
Then do not squander time,
for that is the stuff life is made of."
- Benjamin Franklin
"Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think."
- La Bruyere
Also related to life, here is a collection of Death Quotes
to help cope with the loss of life.