It seems to me that the natural world is the greatest source of excitement; the greatest source of visual beauty; the greatest source of intellectual interest. It is the greatest source of so much in life that makes life worth living.— David Attenborough
Reckoning Life Worth Living quotations
For what it's worth, it's never too late to be whoever you want to be.
I hope you live a life you're proud of and if you find that you're not, I hope you have the strength to start over.
beginnings are usually scary, and endings are usually sad, but its everything in between that makes it all worth living.
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.
Be a loner. That gives you time to wonder, to search for the truth. Have holy curiosity. Make your life worth living.
Next to God we are indebted to women, first for life itself, and then for making it worth living.
Having a dream is what keeps you alive. Overcoming the challenges makes life worth living.
People never change because they are under threat or under duress.
Never. They change because they see something that makes their life seem valuable enough to start moving toward a life worth living.
It was only a sunny smile, and little it cost in the giving, but like morning light it scattered the night and made the day worth living.
The secret of Masonry, like the secret of life, can be known only by those who seek it, serve it, live it. It cannot be uttered; it can only be felt and acted. It is, in fact, an open secret, and each man knows it according to his quest and capacity. Like all things worth knowing, no one can know it for another and no man can know it alone.
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.
Only music clarifies, reconciles, and consoles.
But it is not a straw just barely clutched at. It is a faithful friend, protector, and comforter, and for its sake alone, life in this world is worth living. Who knows, perhaps in heaven there will be no music. So let us live on the earth while we still have life!
The unexamined life is not worth living.
There are four questions of value in life, Don Octavio.
What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
A kingdom man understands that God never said a godly life would be easy;
He just said it would be worth it.
Treat every moment as a gift, that is why it is called the present.
My challenge is, do not run away from the hard questions.
Truly ask yourself what's worth living for in this life.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
Life unexamined, is not worth living.
Put down the pen someone else gave you. No one ever drafted a life worth living on borrowed ink.
Today is a gift from God - that is why it is called the present.
I know that you cannot live on hope alone, but without it, life is not worth living. And you...And you...And you...Gotta give em hope.
Solitude is for me a fount of healing which makes my life worth living.
Talking is often a torment for me, and I need many days of silence to recover from the futility of words.
I have noticed that the Universe loves gratitude.
The more grateful you are, the more goodies you get. When I say 'goodies', I don't mean only material things. I mean all the people, places and experiences that make life so wonderfully worth living.
To be who you are and become what you are capable of is the only goal worth living.
I want everything we do to be beautiful.
I don't give a damn whether the client understands that that's worth anything, or that the client thinks it's worth anything, or whether it is worth anything. It's worth it to me. It's the way I want to live my life. I want to make beautiful things, even if nobody cares.
You can take back all the things you give, But you can't take back the days you live. Life is to some people who've been on earth Livin' every single day for what it's worth. I live life just how I please, Satisfy one person I know: that's me.
As long as I see anything to be done for God, life is worth having;
but O how vain and unworthy it is to live for any lower end!
Life is not worth living if I cannot have pasta or bread again.
The only thing that makes life worth living is the possibility of experiencing now and then a perfect moment. And perhaps even more than that, it's having the ability to recall such moments in their totality, to contemplate them like jewels.
I feel if theres one little thing I could do, its to make people realize: We are not worthless because we inhabit a country which is seen by Western eyes as a primitive, fundamentalist country only. . .I mean, we are a rich mixture of all sorts of forces as well, and our lives are very much worth living.
Let go of the things that make you feel dead. Life is worth living!
If we fail to nourish our souls, they wither, and without soul, life ceases to have meaning.... The creative process shrivels in the absence of continual dialogue with the soul. And creativity is what makes life worth living.
Struggling and suffering are the essence of a life worth living.
If you're not pushing yourself beyond the comfort zone, if you're not demanding more from yourself - expanding and learning as you go - you're choosing a numb existence. You're denying yourself an extraordinary trip.
Everybody is a story. When I was a child, people sat around kitchen tables and told their stories. We don't do that so much anymore. Sitting around the table telling stories is not just a way of passing time. It is the way the wisdom gets passed along. The stuff that helps us to live a life worth remembering.