Saturday, 25 February 2012

Random Things & Life Quotes

Stuffed horses at Parque Calderon in Cuenca Ecuador
In life, unlike chess, the game continues after checkmate. ~ Isaac Asimov #quote

Life can be magnificent & overwhelming - That is its whole tragedy. Without beauty, love, or danger it would almost be easy to live ~ A. Camus #quote

Live your life not celebrating victories, but overcoming defeats. ~ Che Guevara #quote

The truth is, there are only two things in life, reasons and results, and reasons simply don't count. ~ Robert Anthony #quote

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what? ~ Sydney J.Harris #quote

The only thing that makes life possible is permanent, intolerable uncertainty; not knowing what comes next. ~ Ursula K. LeGuin #quote

Life is anything that dies when you stomp on it. ~ Dave Barry #quote

The reinvention of daily life means marching off the edge of our maps. ~ Bob Black #quote


Pile of scarves at Craft Fair
I've been absolutely terrified every moment of my life & I've never let it keep me from doing a single thing that I wanted to do ~ G. O'Keefe #quote

Our own life has to be our message. ~ Thich Nhat Hanh #quote

Life is pleasant.  Death is peaceful.  It's the transition that's troublesome ~ Isaac Asimov #quote







Everything is dangerous, my dear fellow. If it wasn't so, life wouldn't be worth living. ~ Oscar Wilde #quote

Det. Frank Pembleton: Life would be perfect, if it was just kids and dogs. ~ Homicide: Life on the Street #linesfromTV




Art is long, life short; judgment difficult, opportunity transient. ~ Johann Wolfgang von Goethe #quote

Not only is life a bitch, it has puppies. ~ Adrienne Gusoff #quote

Now isn't that a Great Shoe!
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. ~ Danny Kaye #quote

Even the most piddling life is of momentous consequence to its owner. ~ James Wolcott #quote

The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality. ~ James Michener #quote

Life itself is the proper binge. ~ Julia Child #quote

Life is hard. After all, it kills you. ~ Katharine Hepburn #quote

Life is a sexually transmitted disease and the mortality rate is one hundred percent. ~ Ronnie D. Laing #quote

You’ll regret the things you don’t do in life more than the things you’ve done wrong. ~ Anonymous #quote

Seagull fountain on the way to Yunguilla Ecuador

Just Hanging Around
Life, is not a having and a getting, but a being and a becoming. ~ Myrna Loy #quote

Hope for the Best. Expect the worst. Life is a play. We're unrehearsed. ~ Mel Brooks #quote

There are three periods in life: youth, middle age and "how well you look". ~ Nelson Rockefeller #quote




It's good to stay as close to real life as you can, and then kind of dress it up. ~ Nelson DeMille #quote

The way to screw up somebody's life is to give them what they want. ~ Patrick Swayze #quote

Without forgiveness life is governed by... an endless cycle of resentment and retaliation. ~ Roberto Assagioli #quote

Life isn't black and white. It's a million gray areas, don't you find? ~ Ridley Scott #quote

The essence of life is statistical improbability on a colossal scale. ~ Richard Dawkins #quote

The only disability in life is a bad attitude. ~ Scott Hamilton #quote

Beware the barrenness of a busy life. ~ Socrates #quote

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live. ~ Norman Cousins #quote

Ages passed I knew at last / my life had never been. ~ Jethro Tull #lyrics

We forge the chains we wear in life. ~ Charles Dickens #quote

Life's a whip-round / And I've got the whip / It's a sinking ship / Drip, drip, drip ~ Chumbawamba #lyrics

On life’s vast ocean diversely we sail / Reason the card, but passion is the gale. ~ Alexander Pope #quote

There are two primary choices in life / to accept conditions as they exist / or accept the responsibility for changing them. ~ Denis Waitley #quote
Corn grown in the City (Cuenca Ecuador)

Foot on a Bus



It frightens me, the awful truth, of how sweet life can be... ~ Bob Dylan #lyrics

Life is pain, highness. Anyone who says differently is selling something. ~ William Goldman (The Princess Bride) #linesfrommovies






Life has become immeasurably better since I have been forced to stop taking it seriously. ~ Hunter S. Thompson #quote

In watermelon sugar the deeds were done and done again as my life is done in watermelon sugar. ~ Richard Brautigan #quote

Childhood is what you spend the rest of your life overcoming. ~ Hope Floats #linesfrommovies




The trouble with real life is that there is no danger music. ~ The Cable Guy #linesfrommovies

I think I've discovered the secret of life - you just hang around until you get used to it. ~ Charles M. Schulz #quote

 So when I cease to be / I want to go back...to the sea! / Oh for the life of a sardine! / That is the life for me! ~ Charlie Chaplin #lyrics

The best way to succeed in life is to act on the advice we give to others.  ~ Author Unknown #quote

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.  ~ Voltaire #quote

The secret to living the life of your dreams is to START living the life of your dreams. ~ Mike Dooley #quote

Be glad of life, because it gives you the chance to love and to work and to play and to look up at the stars. ~ Henry Van Dyke #quote

Don't go through life, GROW through life. ~ Eric Butterworth #quote