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On Living

    • A little simplification would be the first step toward rational living, I think. Eleanor Roosevelt

 

    • An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity. Martin Luther King Jr.

 

    • Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. Mark Twain

 

    • Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. Emily Dickinson

    • Freedom is never dear at any price. It is the breath of life. What would a man not pay for living? Gandhi

trans On Living

    • Freedom means you are unobstructed in living your life as you choose. Anything less is a form of slavery. Wayne Dyer

 

    • God gave us the gift of life; it is up to us to give ourselves the gift of living well. Voltaire

 

    • Here lies W. C. Fields. I would rather be living in Philadelphia. W. C. Fields

 

    • How could youths better learn to live than by at once trying the experiment of living? Henry David Thoreau

 

    • I don’t mind living in a man’s world as long as I can be a woman in it. Marilyn Monroe

 

    • If patience is worth anything, it must endure to the end of time. And a living faith will last in the midst of the blackest storm. Gandhi

 

    • If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are slave. Wayne Dyer

 

    • I imagine that ‘yes’ is the only living thing. e. e. cummings

 

    • Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one. I hope someday you’ll join us, and the world will be as one. John Lennon

 

    • It is not living that matters, but living rightly. Socrates

 

    • Just as a man would not cherish living in a body other than his own, so do nations not like to live under other nations, however noble and great the latter may be. Gandhi

 

    • Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

 

    • Living is like tearing through a museum. Not until later do you really start absorbing what you saw, thinking about it, looking it up in a book, and remembering – because you can’t take it in all at once. Audrey Hepburn

 

    • Man falls from the pursuit of the ideal of plan living and high thinking the moment he wants to multiply his daily wants. Man’s happiness really lies in contentment. Gandhi

 

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

 

    • Our task must be to free ourselves by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature and its beauty. Albert Einstein

 

    • People living deeply have no fear of death. Anais Nin

 

    • People today are still living off the table scraps of the sixties. They are still being passed around – the music and the ideas. Bob Dylan

 

    • Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one’s living at it. Albert Einstein

 

    • Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live. Oscar Wilde

 

    • The cost of living has gone up another dollar a quart. W. C. Fields

 

    • The earth belongs to the living, not to the dead. Thomas Jefferson

 

    • The good man is the friend of all living things. Mohandas Gandhi

 

    • The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

    • The key to immortality is first living a life worth remembering. Bruce Lee

 

    • There is an orderliness in the universe, there is an unalterable law governing everything and every being that exists or lives. It is no blind law; for no blind law can govern the conduct of living beings. Gandhi

 

    • There is no man living that can not do more than he thinks he can. Henry Ford

 

    • There is no more fatal blunderer than he who consumes the greater part of his life getting his living. Henry David Thoreau

 

    • There is no passion to be found playing small – in settling for a life that is less than the one you are capable of living. Nelson Mandela

 

    • There is no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love; there’s only scarcity of resolve to make it happen. Wayne Dyer

 

    • The unexamined life is not worth living. Socrates

 

    • True religion is real living; living with all one’s soul, with all one’s goodness and righteousness. Albert Einstein

 

    • We are always getting ready to live but never living. Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

    • We love life, not because we are used to living but because we are used to loving. Friedrich Nietzsche

 

    • We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. Winston Churchill

 

    • We never live; we are always in the expectation of living. Voltaire

 

    • Whatever your life’s work is, do it well. A man should do his job so well that the living, the dead, and the unborn could do it no better. Martin Luther King, Jr.

 

    • Where can we go to find God if we cannot see Him in our own hearts and in every living being. Swami Vivekananda

 

    • Who is living his own life now. He hasn’t been around Apple for about five years. But what he did will go down in history. Steve Jobs

 

    • Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens. Khalil Gibran

 

    • 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. Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. Steve Jobs

 

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