35 Life Quotes To Live By

One must understand, what life they want to live first and foremost before they can live it to the fullest. The classic film “Forrest Gump” is one of best examples of a how to live a full life. I’m sure the quotes in that movie resonated with many of you reading this and the Forrest gave us many lessons on how to approach our lives. With that in mind, we went in search for the best ever life quotes to live your life by. Here’s our list, hope you enjoy.

I am awake, I see the sun. I am going to give my gratitude to the sun and to everything and everyone because I am still alive. One more day to be myself.

Miguel Ruiz


Yesterday is gone. Tomorrow has not yet come. We have only today. Let us begin.

Mother Teresa



The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.

Eleanor Roosevelt


Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the ‘Titanic’ who waved off the dessert cart.

Erma Bombeck



You must live in the present, launch yourself on every wave, find your eternity in each moment. Fools stand on their island of opportunities and look toward another land. There is no other land; there is no other life but this.

Henry David Thoreau


Dream as if you will live forever; Live as if you will die today.

James Dean



I, not events, have the power to make me happy or unhappy today. I can choose which it shall be. Yesterday is dead, tomorrow hasn’t arrived yet. I have just one day, today, and I’m going to be happy in it.

Groucho Marx


When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love …

Marcus Aurelius



Realize deeply that the present moment is all you have. Make the NOW the primary focus of your life.

Eckhart Tolle


Live your truth. Express your love. Share your enthusiasm. Take action towards your dreams. Walk your talk. Dance and sing to your music. Embrace your blessings. Make today worth remembering.

Steve Maraboli



Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance.

Oprah Winfrey


I will not wait to love as best as I can. We thought we were young and that there would be time to love well sometime in the future. This is a terrible way to think. It is no way to live, to wait to love.

Dave Eggers



Real generosity towards the future lies in giving all to the present.

Albert Camus


Don’t count the days, make the days count.

Muhammad Ali



The trick is to enjoy life. Don’t wish away your days, waiting for better ones ahead.

Marjorie Pay Hinckley


My expectations were reduced to zero when I was 21. Everything since then has been a bonus.

Stephen Hawking



If a man is to live, he must be all alive, body, soul, mind, heart, spirit.

Thomas Merton


The life you have left is a gift. Cherish it. Enjoy it now, to the fullest. Do what matters, now.

Leo Babauta



Live a good life. In the end it is not the years in a life, but the life in the years.

Abraham Lincoln


Whether it is the best of times or the worst of times, it is the only time we have.

Art Buchwald



Life is a helluva lot more fun if you say yes rather than no.

Richard Branson


What part soever you take upon you, play that as well as you can and make the best of it.

Thomas More



Death is more universal than life. Everyone dies, but not everyone lives.

Andrew Sachs


When we realize the shortness of life, we begin to see the importance of making every moment count.

Dillon Burroughs