Life Changing Quotes

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  • “When in doubt, choose change.” – Lily Leung

When in doubt, choose change


  • “My life is my message.” —Mahatma Gandhi

My life is my message


  • “Never, never, never, never give up.” – Winston Churchill

Never, never, never, never give up


  • “Fashion changes, but style endures.” – Coco Chanel

Fashion changes, but style endures


  • “An unexamined life is not worth living.”– Socrates

An unexamined life is not worth living.


  • “Death is sometimes kinder than Love.”― Rick Riordan

Death is sometimes kinder than Love


  • “I have a voice, I cannot remain silent.”― Nurudeen Ushawu

I have a voice, I cannot remain silent


  • “What will be your death note?”― Lailah Gifty Akita

What will be your death note?


  • “Why tomorrow when there is today?”― Connor Franta

Why tomorrow when there is today?


  • “Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” —Albert Einstein

Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile


  • “By changing nothing, nothing changes.” —Tony Robbins

By changing nothing, nothing changes


  • “Time takes it all, whether you want it to or not.” – Stephen King

Time takes it all, whether you want it to or not


  • “You cannot change what you are, only what you do.” – Philip Pullman

You cannot change what you are, only what you do


  • “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” —Robert Frost
  • “Life belongs to the living, and he who lives must be prepared for changes” – Johann Wolfgang
  • “There are many ways of going forward, but only one way of standing still.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • “It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.” – Andre Gide
  • “If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right.” – Henry Ford
  • “If we lose love and self-respect for each other, this is how we finally die.” – Maya Angelou
  • “There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind.” —C.S. Lewis

There are far better things ahead than any we leave behind


  • “The road to success and the road to failure are almost exactly the same.” — Colin R. Davis
  • “Death and love are the two wings that bear the good man to heaven.” – Michelangelo
  • “Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James
  • “Dripping water hollows out stone, not through force but through persistence.” – Ovid
  • “It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.” – Marcus Aurelius
  • “The greatest power that a human possesses is the power of pure love.” – Debasish Mridha
  • “To love oneself is the beginning of a life long romance.” – Oscar Wilde

To love oneself is the beginning of a life long romance


  • “Life often teaches us through our wrong turns and missed possibilities.” – Anne Wilson Schaef
  • “We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give.” – Winston Churchill
  • “You cannot change the past, but you can make a difference now.”― Avis J. Williams
  • “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs
  • “Taking a new step, uttering a new word, is what people fear most.” —Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • “Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground.” – Theodore Roosevelt

Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground


  • “I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples.” – Mother Teresa
  • “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.” – Margaret Mead
  • “The real gift of today is somehow finding the me I knew ought to exist but has not.”― Gary M. Douglas
  • “In the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.” – Abraham Lincoln
  • “Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.” – Jean-Jacques Rousseau
  • “People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built.”– Eleanor Roosevelt
  • “To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often.” – Winston Churchill

To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often


  • “Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.” – Billy Graham
  • “Transformation is a process, and as life happens there are tons of ups and downs. It’s a journey of discovery–there are moments on mountaintops and moments in deep valleys of despair.” – Rick Warren
  • ​ “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”– George Bernard Shaw
  • “It is during the worst times of your life that you will get to see the true colors of the people who say they care for you.”― Ritu Ghatourey
  • “No one ever finds life worth living – one has to make it worth living.”– Winston Churchill
  • “Our life is all about personal choices we make. We choose the life we live.”― Sanjeev Himachali
  • “Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today.” — Will Rogers

Don’t let yesterday take up too much of today


  • “Success is most often achieved by those who don’t know that failure is inevitable.” – Coco Chanel
  • “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
  • “Use what talents you possess, the woods will be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best.” – Henry van Dyke
  • “The snake which cannot cast its skin has to die. As well the minds which are prevented from changing their opinions; they cease to be mind.” – Friedrich Nietzsche
  • “Certain things, they should stay the way they are. You ought to be able to stick them in one of those big glass cases and just leave them alone.” – J.D. Salinger
  • “Each of us experiences defeats in life. We can transform defeat into victory if we learn from life’s whuppings.” – Les Brown
  • “The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey
  • “The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision.” —Helen Keller

The only thing worse than being blind is having sight but no vision


  • “I don’t regret the things I’ve done, I regret the things I didn’t do when I had the chance.” – Unknown
  • “Our existence comes with Death. And it comes with suffering, death alone is not enough and pleasure have consequences. love comes with hurting. And having means losing.”― Ira N. Barin
  • “The sorrow we feel when we lose a loved one is the price we pay to have had them in our lives.”― Rob Liano
  • “When you change your thoughts, remember to also change your world.”—Norman Vincent Peale
  • “Your big opportunity may be right where you are standing right now.” —Napoleon Hill
  • “I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.” – Aldous Huxley
  • “You’re always you, and that don’t change, and you’re always changing, and there’s nothing you can do about it.” – Neil Gaiman
  • “It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life.” – Elizabeth Kenny

It’s better to be a lion for a day than a sheep all your life


  • “Life is not about how fast you run or how high you climb, but how well you bounce.” – Vivian Komori
  • “The trivial will be the evidence they provide to prove they are still right here.”― Angie Corbett-Kuiper
  • “Everyone in life is gonna hurt you; you just have to figure out which people are worth the pain.” – Erica Baican
  • “Life is like that…sometimes you have to peel off the bitterness in order to get to the part that is sweet.”― Ken Poirot
  • “What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.” – Jane Goodall
  • “The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.” – Elbert Hubbard
  • “We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.” – Sam Keen
  • “You don’t love someone for their looks, or their clothes, or for their fancy car, but because they sing a song only you can hear.” – Oscar Wilde
  • “Sadness taught me to let someone hurt me and yet still talk beautifully about them.”― Harlrey Biala
  • “True life is lived when tiny changes occur.” – Leo Tolstoy

True life is lived when tiny changes occur


  • “The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.” – Vince Lombardi
  • “People can do whatever they want if they just set their heart to it, and just never give up, and just go out there and do it.” – Bethany Hamilton, Surfer
  • “Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.” – Soren Kierkegaard
  • “You know you’re in love when you can’t fall asleep because reality is finally better than your dreams.”― Dr. Seuss
  • “Don’t cry after my death, I won’t know it. Love me when I am alive.”― Luffina Lourduraj