Quotes on Importance Of Life

The only incontrovertible fact of my work is the importance of life. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

No theory of life seemed to him to be of any importance compared with life itself Oscar Wilde

Our notions with respect to the importance of life, and our attachment to it, depend on a principle which has very little to do with its happiness or its misery. The love of life is, in general, the effect not of our enjoyments, but of our passions. William Hazlitt

War is a matter of vital importance to the state; the province of life or death; the road to survival or ruin. It is mandatory that it be thoroughly studied. Sun Tzu

In peace prepare for war, in war prepare for peace. The art of war is of vital importance to the state. It is matter of life and death, a road either to safety or to ruin. Hence under no circumstances can it be neglected. Sun Tzu

Society is the stage on which manners are shown; novels are the literature. Novels are the journal or record of manners; and the new importance of these books derives from the fact, that the novelist begins to penetrate the surface, and treat this part of life more worthily. Ralph Waldo Emerson

We get nearer to the Lord through music than perhaps through any other thing except prayer. J Reuben Clark

What did you ASK at school today? Richard P Feynman

The day you start giving importance to the life of even a little fly, you turn into a holy man! Mehmet Murat Ildan

The importance of reading, for me, is that it allows you to dream. Reading not only educates, but is relaxing and allows you to feed your imagination - creating beautiful pictures from carefully chosen words. Eric Ripert

Well, one must be serious about something, if one wants to have any amusement in life. Oscar Wilde

When comparing works of art, it is important that the art itself, and not the artists, be considered. T S Eliot

Their mother had always stressed the importance of taking care of yourself first, your family second and everyone else not at all.. darkest surrender Gena Showalter

A trifle is often pregnant with high importance; the prudent man neglects no circumstance. Sophocles

One should not exaggerate the importance of trifles. Life, for instance, is much too short to be taken seriously. Nicolas Bentley

It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance. Henry James

Intelligence is of paramount importance to live life sensibly, because without intelligence, there is no clarity. And Clarity is intelligence everyone is capable of. Jaggi Vasudev

There is no substitute for books in the life of a child. Mary Ellen Chase

Money is central to our lives. Yet money is not of central importance. It has nothing whatsoever to do with the lasting values that make life worth living. Kent Nerburn

The part of life which we really live is short. Seneca the Younger

We know life is futile. A man who considers that his life is of very wonderful importance is awfully close to a padded cell. Clarence Darrow

Sigmund Freud often remarked that great revolutions in the history of science have but one common, and ironic, feature: they knock human arrogance off one pedestal after another of our previous conviction about our own self-importance. Stephen Jay Gould

That everyone may receive at least a moderate education appears to be an objective of vital importance. Abraham Lincoln

Every act of charity, every thought of sympathy, every action of help, every good deed, is taking so much of self-importance away from our little selves and making us think of ourselves as the lowest and the least, and, therefore, it is all good. Here we find that Jnana, Bhakti, and Karma - all come to one point. Swami Vivekananda

At its finest moments climbing allows me to step out of ordinary existence into something extraordinary, stripping me of my sense of self-importance. Doug Scott

Oregano is the spice of life. Henry Tillman

By doubting we come at truth. Marcus Tullius Cicero

Everything in life is most fundamentally a gift. And you receive it best and you live it best by holding it with very open hands. Leo J. O'Donovan

The purpose of life is to live it. Clarence Darrow

The significance of life is living. Jiddu Krishnamurti

The meaning of life is to create meaning for your life. Tucker Max

We needed to stop asking about the meaning of life. Viktor E Frankl

By persistently remaining single a man converts himself into a permanent public temptation. Oscar Wilde

Nothing is of greater importance in time of war than in knowing how to make the best use of a fair opportunity when it is offered. Niccolo Machiavelli

What is of supreme importance in war is to attack the enemy's strategy. Sun Tzu

The modern sympathy with invalids is morbid. Illness of any kind is hardly a thing to be encouraged in others. Oscar Wilde

Light is one of the most important factors in photography. Laura Gilpin

Artists shouldn't be made famous. They have this huge aura of almost god-like quality about them, just because their craft makes a lot of money. And at the same time it is a forced importance...It is man-made so the press can feed off it. Kate Bush

This element of surprise or mystery the detective element as it is sometimes rather emptily called is of great importance in a plot. E M Forster

More than half of modern culture depends upon what one shouldn't read. Oscar Wilde

Well, in the first place girls never marry the men they flirt with. Girls don't think it right. Oscar Wilde

LADY BRACKNELL Algernon is an extremely, I may almost say an ostentatiously, eligible young man. He has nothing, but he looks everything. What more can one desire? Oscar Wilde

It is art that makes life, makes interest, makes importance, for our consideration and application of these things, and I know of no substitute whatever for the force and beauty of its process. Henry James

Life and death are of supreme importance. Time swiftly passes by and opportunity is lost. Each of us should strive to awaken. Awaken. Take heed, do not squander your life. Dogen

The only humility that is really ours is not that which we try to show before God in prayer, but that which we carry with us, and carry out, in our ordinary conduct; the insignficances of daily life are the importances and the tests of eternity, because they prove what really is the spirit that possesses us. Andrew Murray

There is an art of reading, an art of thinking, and an art of writing. Isaac D'Israeli

By breaking down our sense of self-importance, all we lose is a parasite that has long infected our minds. What we gain in return is freedom, openness of mind, spontaneity, simplicity, altruism: all qualities inherent in happiness. Matthieu Ricard

A man who is afraid of death will be afraid of life also, because life brings death. If you are afraid of the enemy and you close your door, the friend will also be prohibited. Rajneesh

Nature has given man no better thing than shortness of life. Pliny The Elder

A man of quality is never threatened by a woman of equality. Jill Briscoe

Life has no meaning unless one lives it with a will, at least to the limit of one's will. Paul Gauguin

For this beauty, beauty without strength, chokes out life. Hilda Doolittle

To live is to experience things, not sit around pondering the meaning of life. Paulo Coelho

Life is full of surprises, isn't it? Charlton Heston

I have finally figured out that the purpose of life is to enjoy it. Rita Mae Brown

Convert life into truth. Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life has meaning only if one barters it day by day for something other than itself. Antoine de Saint-Exupery

When we realize the shortness of life, we begin to see the importance of making every moment count. Dillon Burroughs

I have always maintained the importance of Aunts Jane Austen

I am going to die, but that is of no importance. Muriel Barbery

God help us! it is a foolish little thing, this human life, at the best; and it is half ridiculous and half pitiful to see what importance we ascribe to it, and to its little ornaments and distinctions. Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey

The great end of life is not knowledge but action. Thomas Huxley

The quality of life is determined by its activities. Aristotle

Every life is its own excuse for being. Elbert Hubbard

The beauty of life is, therefore, geometrical beauty of a type that Plato would have much appreciated. John Desmond Bernal

The meaning of life is found in openness to being and "being present" in full awareness. Thomas Merton

The purpose of life is to bring forth goodness. Now, in this life. Leo Tolstoy

Stress is the spice of life. Hans Selye

You don't need the fame to be vital. Herbie Hancock

Having a vision for your life allows you to live out of hope, rather than out of your fears. Stedman Graham

Money comes, money goes. But your story stays with you the rest of your life. Andy Stanley

Worrying is a necessary part of life. Mary Tyler Moore

Goodness begins simply with the fact of life itself. Gwendolyn Brooks

What's the meaning of life? Other people. John Green

In this life and the next, you're my only hope at happiness. Lisa Kleypas

Animation isn't the illusion of life; it is life Chuck Jones

All of a sudden you realise that you are the person who has control of your life. Jim Henson

What we do with the things we have makes the biggest difference in the quality of life Jim Rohn

You won't find the truth of life in morbidity, only in hope. Dean Koontz

The web of life both cradles us and calls us to weave it further. Joanna Macy

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