The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well.— Ralph Waldo Emerson
Mouth-watering Different Life quotations
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice.
There is something that happens when you get emancipated.
You approach life differently. You eat differently. You respect yourself more. You respect the gift you have been given.
Success isn't about how much money you make, it's about the difference you make in people's lives.
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made, if you want a different result, make a different choice
Life's a test, mistakes are lessons, but the gift of life is knowing that you have made a difference.
Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice.
Have the courage to follow your heart and intuition.
They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary.
Everything in your life is a reflection of a choice you have made. If you want a different result, make a different choice
Optimists and pessimists die the exact same death, but they live very different lives!
What counts in life is not the mere fact that we have lived.
It is what difference we have made to the lives of others that will determine the significance of the life we lead.
We're all in the same game, just different levels.
Dealing with the same hell, just different devils.
The difference between school and life? In school, you're thought a lesson and then given a test. In life, you're given a test that teaches you a lesson.
My choice early in life was either to be a piano player in a whorehouse or a politician. To tell the truth, there's hardly a difference.
The difference between a good life and a bad life is how well you walk through the fire
Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes, but when you look back, everything is different.
We must find time to stop and thank the people who make a difference in our lives.
Religion and practical life are not different.
To take sanyas (renunciation) is not to abandon life. The real spirit is to make the country, your family, work together instead of working only for your own. The step beyond is to serve humanity and the next step is to serve God.
I have one life and one chance to make it count for something.
.. My faith demands that I do whatever I can, wherever I am, whenever I can, for as long as I can with whatever I have to try to make a difference.
Life is life - whether in a cat, or dog or man.
There is no difference there between a cat or a man. The idea of difference is a human conception for man's own advantage.
You are only one decision away from a totally different life.
If you want happiness for a year, inherit a fortune.
If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else.
If you want peace, you don't talk to your friends. You talk to your enemies.
Life is not what it's supposed to be.
It's what it is. The way you cope with it is what makes the difference.
A different language is a different vision of life.
The very basic core of a man's living spirit is his passion for adventure.
The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.
Life doesn't stop after losing someone, but it goes on without them differently.
Architecture is a small piece of this human equation, but for those of us who practice it, we believe in its potential to make a difference, to enlighten and to enrich the human experience, to penetrate the barriers of misunderstandin g and provide a beautiful context for life's drama.
You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to device what kind of difference you want to make.
We suffer because we want life to be different from what it is.
We suffer because we try to make pleasurable what is painful, to make solid what is fluid, to make permanent what is always changing.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life.
Everybody’s at war with different things…I’m at war with my own heart sometimes.
No matter who you are or what your life has been like so far, the rest of your life's journey can be different. With God's help you can begin again.
All life is only a set of pictures in the brain, among which there is no difference betwixt those born of real things and those born of inward dreamings, and no cause to value the one above the other.
But whatever you do, find the God-centered, Christ-exalting, Bible-saturated passion of your life, and find your way to say it and live for it and die for it. And you will make a difference that lasts. You will not waste your life.
A different language is a different vision of life.
... let us unite, not in spite of our differences, but through them. For differences can never be wiped away, and life would be so much the poorer without them. Let all human races keep their own personalities, and yet come together, not in a uniformity that is dead, but in a unity that is living.
I hope you make the best of it. And I hope you see things that startle you. I hope you feel things you never felt before. I hope you meet people with a different point of view. I hope you live a life you're proud of. If you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.
As we come to know the seriousness of the situation, the war, the racism, the poverty in our world, we come to realize that things will not be changed simply by words or demonstrations. Rather, it's a question of living one's life in a drastically different way.
There are so many religions and each one has its different ways of following God. I follow Christ: Jesus is my God, Jesus is my Spouse, Jesus is my Life, Jesus is my only Love, Jesus is my All in All; Jesus is my Everything.
Smile in the mirror. Do that every morning and you'll start to see a big difference in your life.
I think music is the greatest art form that exists, and I think people listen to music for different reasons, and it serves different purposes. Some of it is background music, and some of it is things that might affect a person's day, if not their life, or change an attitude. The best songs are the ones that make you feel something.
Be patient with yourself. Perfection comes not in this life, but in the next life. Don't demand things that are unreasonable, but demand of yourself improvement. As you let the Lord help you through that, He will make the difference.