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Short Quotes About Life You’ll Want to Read

Batul Nafisa Baxamusa Sep 24, 2018
Short quotes that talk about life help brighten your day. Here are few such quotes to lift up your spirits.
"Life is like a ice cream, eat it before it melts".  This is one short quote that leaves you with a smile, and motivates you at the same time. You can use short meaningful quotes to inspire people around you, or be inspired yourself.
Life is very short and one needs to live in the present, so that the future can be welcomed with open arms. Every moment is worth living, and not for dwelling on what you can't have. The following short quotes will help you understand the joy of living.

Famous Quotes About Life

"The grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for."
- Joseph Addison

"Life is a progress, and not a station."
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
"Life is the flower for which love is the honey." 
- Victor Hugo
"The purpose of life is a life of purpose."
- Robert Byrne
"Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile." 
- Albert Einstein

"Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed." 
- Corita Kent

"The goal of life is living in agreement with nature." 
- Zeno
"Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion."
- Samuel Johnson
"Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive."
- Elbert Hubbard

"Life is too short not to make the best and the most of everything that comes your way everyday"
- Sasha Azevedo

"How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives."
- Annie Dillard
"When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such a manner that when you die the world cries and you rejoice."
- Indian Saying
"There are but three events in a man's life: birth, life, and death. He is not conscious of being born, he dies in pain, and he forgets to live."
- Jean de la Bruyère

"Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom."
- Marcel Proust
"Tis better to buy a small bouquet and give to your friend this very day, than a bushel of roses white and red, to lay on his coffin after he's dead."
- Author Unknown
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on."
- Robert Frost

"The best use of life is to invest it in something which will outlast life."
- William James

"The better part of one's life consists of his friendships."
- Abraham Lincoln
"Where there is love there is life."
- Mahatma Gandhi
"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

"Life is simple, it's just not easy."
- Author Unknown
"Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower." 
- Hans Christian Anderson
"A life without cause is a life without effect."
- Barbarella
"I hope life isn't a big joke, because I don't get it."
- Jack Handey

"To live is so startling it leaves little time for anything else."
- Emily Dickinson

"You fall out of your mother's womb, you crawl across open country under fire, and drop into your grave."
- Quentin Crisp
"I think I've discovered the secret of life - you just hang around until you get used to it."
- Charles Schulz
"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years."
- Abraham Lincoln

"One day your life will flash before your eyes. Make sure its worth watching."
- Issac Asimov

"Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome."
- Anonymous
These were a few quotes that will help you learn an important message. The message is that life is too short, and you need to live it to the fullest. Do not dwell on the past and do not spend your days dreaming about the future. Make sure you live in your present by taking lessons from the past, and building a better future.