Monday, March 23, 2009

Life is... - according to them

Life is a promise; fulfill it. -Mother Teresa, humanitarian and advocate for the poor and helpless.

Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed. -Coretta Scott King, widow of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Life is a foreign language; all men mispronounce it. -Christopher Morley, journalist, novelist, essayist and poet.

Life is something that happens when you can't get to sleep. -Fran Lebowitz, American author.

Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome. -Isaac Asimov, sci-fi writer.

Life is a long lesson in humility. -James M. Barrie, Scottish author and dramatist

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans. -John Lennon, singer songwriter

Life is a zoo in a jungle. -Peter De Vries, editor and novelist

Life is an unbroken succession of false situations. -Thornton Wilder, playwright and novelist.

Life is a moderately good play with a badly written third act. -Truman Capote, writer

Life is just a mirror, and what you see out there, you must first see inside of you. -Wally 'Famous' Amos, actor and writer

Life isn't fair. It's just fairer than death, that's all. -William Goldman, novelist, playwright and two-time Academy Award-winning screenwriter

Life is rather like a tin of sardines - we're all of us looking for the key. -Alan Bennett, author, actor, humorist and playwright.

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile. -Albert Einstein, physicist.

Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed. -Corita Kent, artist and educator.

Life is not a spectacle or a feast; it is a predicament. -George Santayana, philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist.

Life is like a sewer. What you get out of it depends on what you put into it. -Tom Lehrer, singer-songwriter, satirist, pianist, and mathematician.

Life is a magic vase filled to the brim; so made that you cannot dip into it nor draw from it; but it overflows into the hand that drops treasures into it-drop in malice and it overflows hate; drop in charity and it overflows love. -John Ruskin, British art critic and social thinker.

The purpose of life is a life of purpose. -Robert Byrne, author.

Life is about compromise. You must figure out a way to maximize your time with your family. By spending your money to buy affection, you may be putting their future in jeopardy and making the problem worse. -Dr.Phil, American television personality, author, and former psychologist

Life is a succession of lessons, which must be lived to be understood. -Ralph Waldo Emerson, essayist, philosopher, poet

Life is too short to be living somebody else's dream. -Hugh Hefner, magazine publisher, founder and Chief Creative Officer of Playboy Enterprises.

Life is a series of commas, not periods. -Matthew Mcconaughey, actor

and to top it all....

Here is a test to find out whether your mission in life is complete. If you're alive, it isn't. -
Richard Bach, author.

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