I didn't like mundane life.— Jeanne Calment
Mind-blowing Mundane Life 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.
Bourgeois existence is the regime of private affairs .
. . and the family is the rotten, dismal edifice in whose closets and crannies the most ignominious instincts are deposited. Mundane life proclaims the total subjugation of eroticism to privacy.
Out of the Indian approach to life there came a great freedom, an intense and absorbing respect for life, enriching faith in a Supreme Power, and principles of truth, honesty, generosity, equity, and brotherhood as a guide to mundane relations.
There comes a point in your life when you need to stop reading other people's book and write your own.
Always live your life with one dream to fulfill.
No matter how many of your dreams you have realized in the past, always have a dream to go. Because when you stop dreaming, life becomes a mundane existence.
I am here to seduce you into a love of life;
to help you to become a little more poetic; to help you die to the mundane and to the ordinary so that the extraordinary explodes in your life. .
The cost of discipleship is to live the life God has given us, serving in mundane ways the people he's put in our path.
Never be a prisoner of your past. It was just a lesson, not a life sentence.
What lingered after them was not life, which always overcomes natural death, but the most trivial list of mundane facts: a clock ticking on a wall, a room dim at noon, and the outrageousness of a human being thinking only of herself.
What I like about The Sims is that I don't have a normal life at all, so I play this game where these people have these really boring, mundane lives. It's fun.
To me, the idea of a weatherman is really powerful.
There's a guy on television or on the radio telling us the future, and nobody cares. It's this daily mundane miracle, and I think the songs I chose are about noticing the beauty in normal, everyday life.
Some days I wish I could go back in life. Not to change anything, but to feel a few things twice.
I've dedicated my career to fighting the mundane.
My hope is that my career will be a shining example to children everywhere that life is more meaningful when you are not afraid to see all colors of the rainbow.
Prayer is such an ordinary, everyday, mundane thing.
Certainly, people who pray are no more saints than the rest of us. Rather, they are people who want to share a life with God, to love and be loved, to speak and to listen, to work and to be at rest in the presence of God.
Get it out of your head that wine’s just a drink.
Real wine is like a missing human gene. It vaccinates you against mundanity, against bad life.
The secret to living well and longer is: eat half, walk double, laugh triple and love without measure.
My Sims family is called the Cholly family.
I don't know why I picked that name; it's kind of random.
Only those few who are able to surpass their fear of death completely can fully experience the highest forms of life; not the mundane life of the mortal, but the godly life of the resurrected.
Values are principles and ideas that bring meaning to the seemingly mundane experience of life. A meaningful life that ultimately brings happiness and pride requires you to respond to temptations as well as challenges with honor, dignity, and courage.
Getting knocked down in life is a given. Getting up and moving forward is a choice.
Pictures are an escape. They should be bigger than life. In the same way, celebrities provide an escape from the mundane. They are photographed so we can worship them - so they are worthy of our worship.
Tea with us became more than an idealisation of the form of drinking;
it is a religion of the art of life. The beverage grew to be an excuse for the worship of purity and refinement, a sacred function at which the host and guest joined to produce for that occasion the utmost beatitude of the mundane.
There is no life to be found in violence.
Every act of violence brings us closer to death. Whether it's the mundane violence we do to our bodies by overeating toxic food or drink or the extreme violence of child abuse, domestic warfare, life-threatening poverty, addiction, or state terrorism.
Sometimes the smallest step in the right direction ends up being the biggest step of your life. Tip top if you must, but take the step.
Telling the truth is the slow, mundane, difficult route to a meaningful life.
Anything else is cheating.
The joy of life is made up of obscure and seemingly mundane victories that give us our own small satisfactions.
A passionately lived life is not always comfortable.
Going for it involves being open to all of life - the joys, the sorrows, the mundane as well and the magic, the splendid victories, the most abject defeats. You might even stop closing your eyes during the scary parts of the movie.
Don't wait for everything to be perfect before you decide to enjoy your life.
There simply aren't any grand moments in life, and we surely don't live in those moments. No, we live in the utterly mundane. We exist in the bathrooms, bedrooms, living rooms, and hallways of life. This is where the character of our life is set. This is where we live the life of faith.
It was the living who ignored the strange and wonderful, because life was too full of the boring and mundane.
With mind distracted, never thinking, "Death is coming," To slave away on the pointless business of mundane life, And then to come out empty--it is a tragic error. (116) trans by Robert Thurman
Don't compare your life to others. There's no comparison between the sun and the moon. They shine when it's their time.
You were not meant for a mundane or mediocre life!
While I've lived in cities for most of my adult life, I really prefer the quiet, boring, mundanity of the country. It's the best place for me to work, think, and invent.
I also find doing the mundane, everyday things in life has a calming, creative influence on me. Some of my best ideas come when I'm vacuuming or waiting in lines.
Life is like a piano, the white keys represent happiness and the black shows sadness, but as you go through life's journey, remember that the black keys also makes music.
What is particularly intriguing, in fact, is that whereas many peoples tend to locate this experience (of the sacred) in certain unusual, if not 'supernatural' moments and circumstances . . . the Oriental focus is upon mystery in the most obvious, ordinary, mundane-the most natural-situations of life.
I don't think there is a life in the mundane 9-to-5 hypocrisy. That's not living.
I have always thought music as a way out of the ordinary mundane obligations of life.
It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.
I think what's interesting about Alice Munro, too, is the extreme mundanity of things. And how even a life reduced to complete mundanity, like capitalism taking over rural Ontario or whatever, has complete sway over aspects of life. Nevertheless, people still have these moments of weird desperation, weird longing, weird true love, or weird, powerful lust, and that was a major inspiration for me, too.
Life is not about creating an unreal existence.
People should be challenged to find something cool about the mundane.
Solar flares affect our everyday lives in all kinds of mundane ways.
They affect satellites, they affect our emotions, and so on, but they also affect the nature of the light that is coming to us, which is kind of the way that the DNA unfolds. And on those levels hardly anyone really understands all of this, and I don't either. I just know that what is going on in the Sun is very important.
To be mundane and poor is the curse of life!
We have such a finite amount of hours on this planet, and there is just no excuse for living a mundane, predictable life in life.