Wednesday, 19 October 2011

All of Life is a Foreign Country

Rotary Market, Cuenca Ecuador
In life we all have an unspeakable secret, an irreversible regret, an unreachable dream and an unforgettable love.  ~ Diego Marchi #quote

When life gets you down, just remember these three words of wisdom. "Bonk!", "Zap!", and "Yowsers!" ~ Tyler Webb #quote

Life isn't a science. We make it up as we go. ~ Al Hirschfeld #quote

We've created an impression that life is risk-free, and it's not. ~ Alastair Wood #quote

Life is one of those things that most of us find very difficult to avoid. ~ Rowan Atkinson #quote

This is my principal objection to life, I think:  It is too easy, when alive, to make perfectly horrible mistakes ~ Kurt Vonnegut, Deadeye Dick #quote

We are imprisoned in the realm of life, like a sailor on his tiny boat, on an infinite ocean. ~ Anna Freud #quote

Life is a lot like jazz... it's best when you improvise. ~ George Gershwin #quote

Life would be so wonderful if we only knew what to do with it. ~ Greta Garbo #quote

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. ~ Soren Kierkegaard #quote

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. ~ Pablo Picasso #quote

I love sleep. My life has the tendency to fall apart when I'm awake, you know? ~ Ernest Hemingway #quote

Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; this, too, shall pass. ~ Ann Landers #quote

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. ~ Amelia Earhart #quote

The Four Rules of Life:  1. Show Up   2. Pay Attention   3. Tell the Truth   4. Don't be upset at the results. ~ Joan Borysenko #quote 

Science is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life. ~ Immanuel Kant #quote

Life is a mystery to be lived, not a problem to be solved. ~ Soren Kierkegaard #quote

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice ~ Cherokee #Proverb

The price of anything is the amount of life you exchange for it. ~ Henry Thoreau #quote

Do you know that the ready concession of minor points is a part of the grace of life? ~ Henry Harland #quote

Our life is frittered away by detail... simplify, simplify. ~ Henry David Thoreau #quote

Life is short, art long, opportunity fleeting, experience treacherous, judgment difficult. ~ Hippocrates #quote

Life is the continuous adjustment of internal relations to external relations. ~ Herbert Spencer #quote

One learns in life to keep silent and draw one's own confusions. ~ Cornelia Otis Skinner #quote

All of life is a foreign country. ~ Jack Kerouac #quote