140 Life Quotes to Help You Find Joy in Every Moment

Below is the list of inspirational life quotes and sayings that make your life better. Life teach us many lessons and provides us with opportunities to improve our lives.

Life is full of fun and surprises, if you take it seriously, your life will go much more smoothly than you expect.

There are ups and downs in everyone’s lives, and sometimes the feelings are good and sometimes they are negative. It happens in everyone’s life, but life is a beautiful journey, so enjoy every single minute of your life.

If you need motivational or inspirational life quotes then you need to read these quotes and sayings that have given by famous authors.

Here is the collection of the best inspirational life quotes that will make your life better also you can find some related topics such as love of my life quotes, and gratitude quotes.

Life Quotes

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Life is a playground, play well, live well. – Priyanshu Singh

If you spend too much time thinking about a thing, you’ll never get it done. – Bruce Lee

Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving. – Albert Einstein

Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living? – Bob Marley

I decided I can’t pay a person to rewind time, so I may as well get over it. – Serena Williams

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Change your thoughts and you change your world. – Norman Vincent Peale

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough. – Mae West

All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate… I choose love. – Johnny Cash

The time is always right to do what is right. Martin Luther King Jr 

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Money and success don’t change people; they merely amplify what is already there. – Will Smith

Surprise is the greatest gift which life can grant us. – Boris Pasternak

So keep your head high, keep your chin up, and most importantly, keep smiling, because life’s a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about. – Marilyn Monroe

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Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough. – Oprah Winfrey

Inspirational Quotes About Life

Life Quotes

Where there is love there is life. – Mahatma Gandhi

If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one. – Dolly Parton

I’ll never forget where I’m from. It’s essential to remain humble and evolving. – Freida Pinto

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

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Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life. Don’t be trapped by dogma – which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Steve Jobs

Life Quotes

Love the life you live. Live the life you love. – Bob Marley

If there is a secret to a happy life, it’s gratitude. – Unknown

Travel because life is short and the world is huge! – Unknown

Learning to embrace distractions. Some are good for the soul. – Unknown

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If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things. Albert Einstein

You Learn More From Failure Than From Success. Don’t Let It Stop You. Failure Builds Character. – Unknown

The world will govern itself, as nature governs itself without the help of our bright ideas. – Lao Tzu

Life is a journey, and if you open yourself up to its possibilities, it can take you in directions you never imagined. – Unknown

Deep Quotes About Life

Life Quotes

Life always offers you a second chance. It’s called tomorrow. – Dylan Thomas

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced. – Soren Kierkegaard

A life is not important except in the impact it has on other lives. – Unknown

Every moment is a fresh beginning. – T.S. Eliot

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Don’t cry because it’s over, smile because it happened. – Dr. Seuss

Keep smiling, because life is beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about. – Marilyn Monroe

The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely. – Louisa May Alcott

You’ll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart. – Unknown

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me. – Carol Burnett

Life Quotes

Not all storms come to disrupt your life. Some come to clear your path. – Unknown

Turn your wounds into wisdom. – Oprah Winfrey

Life imposes things on you that you can’t control, but you still have the choice of how you’re going to live through this. – Celine Dion

Don’t limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, remember, you can achieve. – Mary Kay Ash

Best Quotes About Life

Life Quotes

Life is like a roller coaster. It has its ups and downs, but it’s your choice to scream or enjoy the ride. – Unknown

Life does not owe you anything because life has already given you everything. – Ralph Marston

Sing like no one’s listening, love like you’ve never been hurt, dance like nobody’s watching, and live like it’s heaven on earth. – Unknown

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. Maya Angelou

Life Quotes

Life is wide, limitless. There is no border, no frontier. – Bruce Lee

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage. – Anais Nin

The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset you. – Stephanie Perkins

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. – Mark Twain

Life Quotes

Life is your mirror, what you see as your outside always comes from your inside. – Roxana Jones

If you don’t like something change it; if you can’t change it, change the way you think about it. – Mary Engelbreit

Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once. – Lillian Dickson

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. – Steve Jobs

Most Famous Life Quotes

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We do not remember days, we remember moments. – Unknown

Get busy living or get busy dying. – Stephen King

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

The truth is you don’t know what is going to happen tomorrow. Life is a crazy ride, and nothing is guaranteed. – Eminem

The purpose of our lives is to be happy. – Dalai Lama

The big lesson in life, baby, is never be scared of anyone or anything. – Frank Sinatra

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The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outlast it. – William James

Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor. – Sholom Aleichem

Never let the fear of striking out keep you from playing the game. – Babe Ruth

Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. – Thomas A. Edison

When I stand before God at the end of my life, I would hope that I would not have a single bit of talent left, and could say, ‘I used everything you gave me’. – Erma Bombeck

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Give me the luxuries of life and I will willingly do without the necessities. – Frank Lloyd Wright

Not how long, but how well you have lived is the main thing. – Seneca

We live in a rainbow of chaos. – Paul Cezanne

If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor. – Eleanor Roosevelt

The whole secret of a successful life is to find out what is one’s destiny to do, and then do it. – Henry Ford

Motivational Quotes about Life

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The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life. – William Morris

In order to write about life first you must live it. – Ernest Hemingway

Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well. – Josh Billings

You have succeeded in life when all you really want is only what you really need. – Vernon Howard

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them. – Dalai Lama

Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith. – Steve Jobs

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Do all the good you can, for all the people you can, in all the ways you can, as long as you can. – Hillary Clinton

A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. – George Bernard Shaw

Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated. – Confucius

The best portion of a good man’s life is his little nameless, unencumbered acts of kindness and of love. – Wordsworth

Maybe that’s what life is… a wink of the eye and winking stars. – Jack Kerouac

Keep smiling, because life is a beautiful thing and there’s so much to smile about. – Marilyn Monroe

When we do the best we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life or the life of another. – Helen Keller

Positive Life Quotes

Being happy never goes out of style. – Lilly Pulitzer

All you need in this life is ignorance and confidence; then success is sure. – Mark Twain

When you cease to dream you cease to live. – Malcolm Forbes

Never lose sight of the face that the most important yard stick to your success is how you treat other people. – Barbara Bush

All your life, you will be faced with a choice. You can choose love or hate…I choose love. – Johnny Cash

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Health is the greatest gift, contentment the greatest wealth, faithfulness the best relationship. – Buddha

I believe every human has a finite number of heartbeats. I don’t intend to waste any of mine. – Neil Armstrong

You must expect great things of yourself before you can do them. – Michael Jordan

If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people. – Leonardo Dicaprio

Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. – Les Brown

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One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure. – William Feather

We should remember that just as a positive outlook on life can promote good health, so can everyday acts of kindness. – Hillary Clinton

I believe we are here on the planet Earth to live, grow up and do what we can to make this world a better place for all people to enjoy freedom. – Rosa Parks

The events in our lives happen in a sequence in time, but in their significance to ourselves they find their own order the continuous thread of revelation. – Eudora Welty

If you’re not stubborn, you’ll give up on experiments too soon. And if you’re not flexible, you’ll pound your head against the wall and you won’t see a different solution to a problem you’re trying to solve. – Jeff Bezos

Everybody wants to be famous, but nobody wants to do the work. I live by that. You grind hard so you can play hard. At the end of the day, you put all the work in, and eventually it’ll pay off. It could be in a year, it could be in 30 years. Eventually, your hard work will pay off. – Kevin Hart

True Life Quotes & Sayings

It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. – Aristotle

Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap but by the seeds that you plant. – Robert Louis Stevenson

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on. – Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. Mother Teresa

The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. – Nelson Mandela

In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years. – Abraham Lincoln

Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else. – Margaret Mead

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. – Eleanor Roosevelt

You have brains in your head, You have feet in your shoes, You can steer yourself any direction you choose. – Dr. Seuss

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn. – Benjamin Franklin

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whoever is happy will make others happy too. – Anne Frank

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all. – Helen Keller

You will face many defeats in life, but never let yourself be defeated. – Maya Angelou

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you’ve imagined. – Henry David Thoreau

The only impossible journey is the one you never begin. – Tony Robbins

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. – Albert Einstein

Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans. – John Lennon

Life is never fair, and perhaps it is a good thing for most of us that it is not. – Oscar Wilde

In this life we cannot do great things. We can only do small things with great love. – Mother Teresa

Quotes on Living a Meaningful Life

I still close my eyes and go home – I can always draw from that. – Dolly Parton

I would rather sit on a pumpkin and have it all to myself than to be crowded on a velvet cushion. – Henry David Thoreau 

Morality is only moral when it is voluntary. – Lincoln Steffens

Play is often talked about as if it were a relief from serious learning. But for children play is serious learning. Play is really the work of childhood. – Fred Rogers

One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say. – Will Durant

The most important thing that parents can teach their children is how to get along without them. – Frank Clark

Never fear shadows. They simply mean there’s a light shining nearby. – Ruth E. Renkel

What I do today is important because I am exchanging a day of my life for it. – Hugh Mulligan 

The world is extremely interesting to a joyful soul. – Alexandra Stoddard 

Accept that some days you’re the pigeon, and some days you’re the statue. – Roger C. Andersen

Schedule all your worrying for a specific half-hour about the middle of the day. Then take a nap during this period. – Peterborough

Kindness is one thing you can’t give away. It always comes back. – George Skolsky 

We give them the love we can spare, the time we can spare. In return, dogs have given us their absolute all. It is without a doubt the best deal man has ever made. – Roger Caras 

One good way to test your memory is to try to remember the things that worried you yesterday. – Toronto Star 

If you want children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others. – Dr. Haim Ginott

To err is human, to forgive, canine. – Lynn Johnston 

Life is what happens to us while we are making other plans. – Allen Saunders

You’re never too broken to be fixed. – Jonathan Van Ness

It’s a whole lot more satisfying to reach for the stars, even if you end up landing only on the moon. – Kermit the Frog

People who complain that they don’t get all they deserve should congratulate themselves. – The Irish Times

The greatest mistake you can make is to be continually fearing that you’ll make one. – Elbert Hubbard

Memories are everyone’s second chance at happiness. – Britain’s Queen Elizabeth

Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat. – Harry Emerson Fosdick

The most sincere compliment we can pay is attention. – Walter Anderson

I have this rule I live by: Only do what you can do. That means you’re never looking outside for what’s popular; you’re always looking inside for what’s true. – Delia Ephron

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. – Gen. George S. Patton

The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else doing it wrong, without comment. – T.H. White

Quotes on the Importance of Love in Our Lives

Everybody has to be somebody to somebody to be anybody. – Malcolm S. Forbes

Morale is when your hands and feet keep on working when your head says it can’t be done. – Ben Morcell

Worry is like sand in an oyster: a little produces a pearl, too much kills the animal. – Marcelene Cox

Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to the error that counts. – Nikki Giovanni

If you wish to make an apple pie truly from scratch, you must first invent the universe. – Carl Sagan

The world is not yours for the taking, but for the trying. Try hard. – Scott Galloway

Pay no attention to what the critics say. A statue has never been erected in honor of a critic. – Jean Sibelius

Happiness makes up in height for what it lacks in length. – Robert Frost

We spend the first part of our human experience avidly accumulating things and the other half wondering what in the world we’re going to do with all the stuff. – Margret E. Keatts 

You are genuinely happy if you don’t know why. – Joseph Mayer

Just be good and kind to your children. Not only are they the future of the world, they’re the ones who can sign you into a home. – Dennis Miller

Only a fool tests the depth of the water with both feet. – African proverb

If you can give your child only one gift, let it be enthusiasm. – Bruce Barton

Every exit is an entry somewhere else. – Tom Stoppard

Intelligence is when you spot the flaw in your boss’s reasoning. Wisdom is when you refrain from pointing it out. – James Dent 

You can’t turn back the clock. But you can wind it up again. – Bonnie Prudden

There’s no better exercise for strengthening the heart than reaching down and lifting people up. – Unknown

A problem is a chance for you to do your best. – Duke Ellington

Constant use will wear out anything – especially friends. – Warren Hull 

As long as the world is turning, we’re going to be dizzy. – Mel Brooks

Let us endeavor so to live, that when we come to die, even the undertaker will be sorry. – Mark Twain

Patience often gets the credit that belongs to fatigue. – Franklin P. Jones

The squeaky wheel may get the most oil, but it’s also the first to be replaced. – Marilyn vos Savant

Love doesn’t make the world go round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile. – Franklin P. Jones

The narrower the mind the broader the statement. – Ted Cook

The best index to a person’s character is (a) how he treats people who can’t do him any good, and (b) how he treats people who can’t fight back. – Abigail Van Buren

Greed is envy with its sleeves rolled up. – George F. Will

Great opportunities to help others seldom come, but small ones surround us every day. – Sally Koch

Temptation usually comes in by a door that has been deliberately left open. – Arnold Glasow

The best way to predict the future is to create it. – Peter F. Drucker

A party without a cake is really just a meeting. – Julia Child

Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow; it only saps today of its strength. – A.J. Cronin

Life Quotes to Help You Live a Better Life

Whatever your lot in life, build something on it. – Home Life

It is useless to try to hold a person to anything he says while he’s madly in love, drunk, or running for office. – B. Birdsong

The best bridge between despair and hope is a good night’s sleep. – Harry Ruby 

What a strange world this would be if we all had the same sense of humor. – Bern Williams 

No day in which you learn something is a complete loss. – David Eddings

You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

You only have to do a very few things right in your life – so long as you don’t do too many things wrong. – Warren Buffett 

Each generation imagines itself to be more intelligent than the one that went before it and wiser than the one that comes after it. – George Orwell 

The older you get the more you realize that kindness is synonymous with happiness. – Lionel Barrymore

There is only one certainty in life and that is that nothing is certain. – G.K. Chesterton 

Experience is not what happens to you; it is what you do with what happens to you. – Aldous Huxley

Humor plays close to the big, hot fire which is Truth. – E.B. White

Real courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin, but you begin anyway and see it through no matter what. – Harper Lee

The best way to keep children at home is to make the home atmosphere pleasant – and let the air out of the tires. – Dorothy Parker

Don’t say you can’t until you prove you can’t. – Les Paul

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