1. “I have been through some terrible things in my life, some of which actually happened.” We walk around all our lives thinking about things that will never happen. We worry , dread, and fear what hasn’t happened and what probably never will.
I had been dead for billions and billions of years before I was born, and had not suffered the slightest inconvenience from it.”
Life Quotes “ The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” — Dalai Lama. “ Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” — John Lennon. “ Get busy living or get busy dying.” — Stephen King. “ You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” — Mae West. “ “ “ “
― Mark Twain , What Is Man ? “Emperors, kings, artisians, peasens, big people—at the bottom we are all alike and all the same; all just alike on the inside, and when our clothes are off, nobody can tell which of us is which.”
“ Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy.” “ Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow.” ”People become attached to their burdens sometimes more than the burdens are attached to them.” “Our fatigue is often caused not by work, but by worry , frustration and resentment.”
There are those who will argue that it was actually American author and humorist Mark Twain (30 November 1835 – 21 April 1910) who uttered those words albeit in a less grammatical form: “I’ve found that common sense ain’t so common .”
When you fish for love , bait with your heart, not your brain. during the Following the Equator tour. True love is the only heart disease that is best left to “run on”–the only affection of the heart for which there is no help, and none desired. The course of free love never runs smooth.
It will gratify some people and astonish the rest.”
21 of the World’s Most Powerful Quotes Updated For Today “You must be the change you wish to see in the world.” — Gandhi. “Everybody is a genius. “A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.” — George Bernhard Shaw. “He who fears he will suffer, already suffers because he fears.” — Michel De Montaigne.
Mottos like these (and these) can keep your desired habit change on track: “Health first.” “Exercise—stay stronger longer.” “Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” “He who has a why can endure any how.” “Make the right thing to do the easy thing to do.” “Smoke-free—a healthy me.”
1) Waking up in the morning — you are here, you are alive, you have this day. 2) The face of someone you love — there is nothing better. 3) Having something to do — having purpose every day makes life meaningful. 4) Nature — sunshine, moonshine, flowers, a gentle breeze, trees, animals.
Mark Twain > Quotes “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to remember anything.” “Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life.” “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect).” “The man who does not read has no advantage over the man who cannot read.”
Twain’s skepticism about religion lasted all of his life. He had a personal faith — he said he believed in God, attended church and donated money for the construction of a church. But he skewered religious hypocrisy wherever he found it.
The writer found constant inspiration from his hometown of Hannibal and the people he met along the way. Hannibal, Missouri made Mark Twain , and, in turn, Twain made Hannibal famous. Few American authors are as closely intertwined — and influenced — by their hometowns as Twain .