Life quotes – the 150 most beautiful and famous ever

Our life is the most precious thing we have, but very often we don’t think about it and we live almost without even realizing it. Since we only have one we will have to try to live it to the fullest and not waste even a single moment.

Discover below the most beautiful and famous phrases about life that have ever been written and that will help us better understand what to do with our existence. Here they are!


Life quotes

Life cannot be explained, it is lived.

Luigi Pirandello

Life is not about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

It’s a real shame that we only learn life’s lessons when they no longer serve us.

John Irving

Life always gives you a second chance. It’s called tomorrow.

Dylan Thomas

Life always gives you a second chance. It’s called tomorrow.

Dylan Thomas

Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Life is a challenge, meet it! Life is a dream, make it come true! Life is a game, play it! Life is love, enjoy!

Sathya Sai Baba

At school they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up, I replied “happy”. They told me I didn’t understand the exercise and I told them they didn’t understand life.

John Lennon

Life is a huge canvas: pour all the colors you can onto it.

Danny Kaye

Life is learning to love.

Abbé Pierre

The higher we rise, the smaller we seem to those who cannot fly.

Friedrich Nietzsche

You’re only here for a short visit. Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.

The real meaning of life is to plant trees, in the shade of which you do not plan to sit.

Everything that exalts life at the same time increases its absurdity.

If you’ve never eaten with tears in your eyes, you don’t know the taste of life.

This life is a hospital where every patient has the desire to change bed.

Life is too important to be taken seriously.

The surest way to make life enjoyable for ourselves is to make it enjoyable for others.

Life is not always a matter of holding good cards but, sometimes, knowing how to play a bad hand well.

The first and last thing you have to do in this world is to move on without it crushing you.

The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.

None of us want to be in calm water all our lives.

You have to give meaning to life, precisely because it has none.

If I am able to stop a heart from breaking, I will not have lived in vain.