Quotes about life

The world is a book, and those who don't travel read only one page.

Saint Augustine

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Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.

Eleanor Roosevelt

4

Never go to excess, but let moderation be your guide.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

3

Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

1

It is a true saying that "One falsehood leads easily to another".

Marcus Tullius Cicero

1

If a man aspires to the highest place, it is no dishonor to him to halt at the second, or even at the third.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

1

History is the witness that testifies to the passing of time; it illumines reality, vitalizes memory, provides guidance in daily life and brings us tidings of antiquity.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

1

A life of peace, purity, and refinement leads to a calm and untroubled old age.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

1

A happy life consists in tranquillity of mind.

Marcus Tullius Cicero

2

When I am abroad, I always make it a rule never to criticize or attack the government of my own country. I make up for lost time when I come home.

Winston Churchill

1

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

Winston Churchill

1

To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless act of a single day.

Winston Churchill

1

Personally I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.

Winston Churchill

1

Nothing in life is so exhilarating as to be shot at without result.

Winston Churchill

1

No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.

Winston Churchill

0

Never, never, never believe any war will be smooth and easy, or that anyone who embarks on the strange voyage can measure the tides and hurricanes he will encounter. The statesman who yields to war fever must realize that once the signal is given, he is no longer the master of policy but the slave of unforeseeable and uncontrollable events.

Winston Churchill

1

Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing ever happened.

Winston Churchill

1

I have always felt that a politician is to be judged by the animosities he excites among his opponents.

Winston Churchill

1

From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.

Winston Churchill

1

Every day you may make progress. Every step may be fruitful. Yet there will stretch out before you an ever-lengthening, ever-ascending, ever-improving path. You know you will never get to the end of the journey. But this, so far from discouraging, only adds to the joy and glory of the climb.

Winston Churchill

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Life, whatever it was - light or heavy, joyful or sad - always be accompanied by well-aimed remarks about everything that happens in it. Wherefore, quotes about life have been, are and will be. Depending on their orientation, they can also lift your mood, and have thoughts, and contribute to making important decisions, and to have any different effect on someone who reads them.

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