When I was 5 years old, my mother always told me that happiness was the key to life. When I went to school, they asked me what I wanted to be when I grew up. I wrote down ‘happy’. They told me I didn’t understand the assignment, and I told them they didn’t understand life.
- John Lennon
He allowed himself to be swayed by his conviction that human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves.
- Gabriel García Márquez
Slow down and enjoy life. It's not only the scenery you miss by going too fast - you also miss the sense of where you are going and why.
- Eddie Cantor
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher.
Just when I found out the meaning of life, they changed it.
- George Carlin
Some call on the Lord, “Rama”, some cry, “Khuda”, Some bow to Him as Gosain, some as Allah; He is called the Ground of Grounds and also the Bountiful, The Compassionate One and Gracious.
In youth, the days are short and the years are long; in old age the years are short and the days are long.
- Nikita Ivanovich Panin
Parents’ lap and arms become hard and bony in the course of time, but what is there in their touch that cools the heart and soothes mental agony?
- Gopinath Mohanty
If people think nature is their friend then they sure don't need an enemy.
- Kurt Vonnegut
The biggest challenge after success is shutting up about it.
- Criss Jami