You are alive

You’re alive. Do something. The directive in life, the moral imperative was so uncomplicated. It could be expressed in single words, not complete sentences. It sounded like this: Look. Listen. Choose. Act.
Barbara Hall

The secret of health

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Answer to having a better life

The answer to having a better life is not about getting a better life, it’s just about changing how we see the one we have right now.
Angel Kyodo Williams

The greatest tragedy

The greatest tragedy of life is not that men perish,
but that they cease to love.
W. Somerset Maugham

There is no meaning to life

There is no meaning to life except the meaning man gives to his life by the unfolding of his powers.

Life consists in

Life consists in what a man is thinking of all day.
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is made up of

Life is made up of sobs, sniffles and smiles, with sniffles predominating.
O. Henry

Life does not consist

Life does not consist mainly, or even largely, of facts and happenings. It consists mainly of the stream of thought that is forever flowing through one’s head.
Mark Twain

Important thing in life

The important thing in life is not the victory but the contest; the essential thing is not to have won but to have fought well.