I leave before being left. I decide.

Happiness often sneaks in through a door you didn't know you left open.

It is better to risk starving to death then surrender. If you give up on your dreams, what's left?

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.

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It's the same old story you've heard a thousand times.

Somebody's trust gets broken. Somebody's left behind.

War does not determine who is right - only who is left.

If you limit your choices only to what seems possible or reasonable, you disconnect yourself from what you truly want, and all that is left is compromise.

Think left and think right and think low and think high.

Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!

We have destroyed 80 percent of the statues.

There is only small amount left and we will destroy that soon.

An opera begins long before the curtain goes up and ends long after it has come down. It starts in my imagination, it becomes my life, and it stays part of my life long after I've left the opera house.

I carry death in my left pocket. Sometimes I take it out and talk to it: “Hello, baby, how you doing? When you coming for me? I’ll be ready."

There are no rules for friendship. It must be left to itself. We cannot force it any more than love.

Every heart that has beat strongly and cheerfully has left a hopeful impulse behind it in the world, and bettered the tradition of mankind.

Freedom's just another word for nothing left to lose.

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.

I start where the last man left off.

Democracy don't rule the world, you better get that in your head;

this world is ruled by violence, but I guess that's better left unsaid.

Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts -- it's what you do with what you have left.

It's like a novelist writing far out things.

If it makes a point and makes sense, then people like to read that. But if it's off in left field and goes over the edge, you lose it. The same with musical talent, I think.

Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. And when it happens that you are broken, or betrayed, or left, or hurt, or death brushes near, let yourself sit by an apple tree and listen to the apples falling all around you in heaps, wasting their sweetness. Tell yourself you tasted as many as you could.

Some beautiful things are more impressive when left imperfect than when too highly finished.

Where no hope is left, is left no fear.

The best efforts of a fine person is felt after we have left their presence.

Never throughout history has a man who lived a life of ease left a name worth remembering.

He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.

Success is always temporary. When all is said and one, the only thing you'll have left is your character.

There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk.

Religion is something left over from the infancy of our intelligence, it will fade away as we adopt reason and science as our guidelines.

Satire is people as they are; romanticism, people as they would like to be; realism, people as they seem with their insides left out.

Today, you have 100% of your life left.

Of my friends I am the only one left.

Before you speak ask yourself if what you are going to say is true, is kind, is necessary, is helpful. If the answer is no, maybe what you are about to say should be left unsaid.

Virtue is not left to stand alone. He who practices it will have neighbors.

Children have to be educated, but they have also to be left to educate themselves.

People come in and out of our lives, and the true test of friendship is whether you can pick back up right where you left off the last time you saw each other.

If someone thinks that peace and love are just a cliche that must have been left behind in the 60s, that's a problem. Peace and love are eternal.

When death overtakes us; all that we have is left to others; all that we are we take with us.

Government is not reason, it is not eloquence, it is force;

like fire, a troublesome servant and a fearful master. Never for a moment should it be left to irresponsible action.

One drop of hatred left in the cup of joy turns the most blissful draught into poison.

Integrity is praised and then left out in the cold.

Following the light of the sun, we left the Old World.

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

When I get a little money, I buy books; and if any is left I buy food and clothes.

No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks by chance and fortune.

Mankind, when left to themselves, are unfit for their own government.

Errors of opinion may be tolerated where reason is left free to combat it.

For the happiest life, days should be rigorously planned, nights left open to chance.

A lot of things happened when I left there, and to be fair they treated me really bad, and now I have to play against them so I don't have any feelings for them at all.

Is he alone who has courage on his right hand and faith on his left hand?

You have to give 100 percent in the first half of the game.

If that isn't enough, in the second half, you have to give what is left.