Quotes About Life
To Live By: I to L

Edwin Leibfreed quote: The art of life is to make another Soul vibrate with a song of joy. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

These quotes about life are all positive words of wisdom from sources and authors surnames I to L.  The other pages of life quotes are:  A & B,  C & D,  E to H,  M & N, O to R, S & T, U to Z, and Unknown Sources. There is also a condensed page of the best life quote and sayings at 100 Inspirational Quotes To Live By.

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 Quotes About Life:  I   



Robert G. Ingersoll

Robert G. Ingersoll  1833 - 1899
The place to be happy is here.  The time to be happy is now.

Robert G. Ingersoll quote: The place to be happy is here.  The time to be happy is now. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

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 Quotes About Life:  J   



Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson  1958 - 2009
A star can never die. It just turns into a smile and melts back into the cosmic music, the dance of life.


If you enter this world knowing you are loved and you leave this world knowing the same, then everything that happens in between can be dealt with.


The meaning of life is contained in every single expression of life. It is present in the infinity of forms and phenomena that exist in all of creation.


This world we live in is the dance of the Creator. Dancers come and go in the twinkling of an eye, but the dance lives on.

Michael Jackson quote: This world we live in is the dance of the Creator. Dancers come and go in the twinkling of an eye, but the dance lives on. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson  1958 - 2009
To live is to be musical, starting with the blood dancing in your veins. Everything living has a rhythm. Do you feel your music?


When all life is seen as Divine, everyone grows wings.


Henry James

Henry James  1843 - 1916
Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. The third is to be kind.

Henry James quote: Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. The third is to be kind. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

William James

William James  1842 - 1910
Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create that fact.


Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking determines life. It is a common habit to blame life upon the environment. Environment modifies life but does not govern life. The Soul is stronger than it's surroundings.


Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
All the dangers in our world are like a blessed wake up call. They tell us to live life NOW...  not tomorrow, not when the children grow up, not when we retire...  but NOW.


As your awareness of the riches available to you in your everyday life grows, you are on the way to becoming the laughing Buddha.
Life is joyous.
Life is Light.
Life is happy.

You are awake at last.

Susan Jeffers quote: As your awareness of the riches available to you in your everyday life grows, you are on the way to becoming the laughing Buddha. Life is joyous.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
Bringing a spiritual dimension into all that we do is essential for ending the struggle and dancing with life. Our body and our minds can take us only so far, our spirit can lead us all the way Home.


Dancing with life is moving into the flow of our experiences, good or bad, with a feeling of harmony, trust, guidance and love.

Susan Jeffers quote: Dancing with life is moving into the flow of our experiences, good or bad, with a feeling of harmony, trust, guidance and love. - Spiritual Quotes To Live BySophie & Lucy

Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
Dear God, I trust that no matter what happens in my life, it is for my highest good. And no matter what happens in the lives of those I love, it is for their highest good. From all things that are put before us all, we shall become stronger and more loving people. I am grateful for all the beauty and opportunity you put into my life. And in all that I do, I shall seek to be a channel for your love.

Susan Jeffers quote: Dear God, I trust that no matter what happens in my life, it is for my highest good. And no matter what happens in the lives of those I love.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
If you are not enjoying yourself... you are wasting time.

Susan Jeffers quote: If you are not enjoying yourself... you are wasting time. - Spiritual Quotes To Live BySophie & Lucy

Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
Our goal is to enjoy, not to achieve perfection.


Success is...  living a full and balanced life in partnership with others to create a joyful feeling of love, contribution, appreciation and abundance, despite how our endeavors may turn out.


Too many of us seem to be searching for something 'out there' to make our lives complete. What we are all really searching for is the Divine essence that lives within.

Susan Jeffers quote: Too many of us seem to be searching for something 'out there' to make our lives complete.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
We don't have to wait until we are old to gather the riches... We can gather them every day of our lives.


While non of us understands the Grand Design, we can commit to using all our experiences, good or bad, as the building blocks of a powerful and loving life. Then it is, indeed, all happening perfectly.


Your inner peace has nothing to do with your dramas of your life.

Susan Jeffers quote: Your inner peace has nothing to do with your dramas of your life. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Susan Jeffers

Susan Jeffers  1938 - 2012
Your joy, your happiness, your satisfaction and your ability to dance with life, depend solely on what you pay attention to.


Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson  1743 - 1826
Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but also in the sunshine of life; and thanks to a benevolent arrangement of things, the greater part of life is sunshine.


Steve Jobs

Steve Jobs  1955 - 2011
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.


Samar Jodha

Samar Jodha
Life experiences don’t come through machines.. That you get through people.


Samuel Johnson

Samuel Johnson  1709 - 1784
When making your choice in life... do not neglect to live.


Spencer Johnson

Spencer Johnson  1941
Finding inner success is the best, easiest and infact the only way to achieve and enjoy everything else in life.


Angelina Jolie

Angelina Jolie  1975
Sometimes, when I want to take on the world, I try to remember that it's just as important to sit down and ask my son how he's feeling or talk to him about life.


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K.T. Jong
It is only when we are silent to the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us, as it stands knocking on the doorstep of our hearts.

K.T. Jong quote: It is only when we are silent to the blaring sounds of our daily existence that we can finally hear the whispers of truth that life reveals to us.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan  1963
My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on, and that is the belief that the ability to achieve starts in your mind.

Michael Jordan quote: My mother is my root, my foundation. She planted the seed that I base my life on.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Carl Jung

Carl Jung  1875 - 1961
I am not what happened to me.  I am what I choose to become.

Carl Jung quote: I am not what happened to me.  I am what I choose to become. - Spiritual Quotes To Live By

Carl Jung

Carl Jung  1875 - 1961
We meet ourselves time and again in a thousand disguises on the path of life.


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Jon Kabat-Zinn

Jon Kabat-Zinn  1944
Each time for the first time. Each moment the only moment.


Mindfulness is about love and loving life. When you cultivate this love, it gives you clarity and compassion for life, and your actions happen in accordance with that.


Danny Kaye

Danny Kaye  1911 - 1987
Life is a great big canvas... and you should throw all the paint on it you can.


Helen Keller

Helen Keller  1880 - 1968
Smell is a potent wizard that transports you across thousands of miles and all the years you have lived.


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Marge Kennedy
Everyone needs reminders that the fact of their being on this Earth is important and that each life changes everything.

Marge Kennedy quote: Everyone needs reminders that the fact of their being on this Earth is important and that each life changes everything. - Spiritual Quotes To Live ByAmy, Jessica, Megan, Ben & Sophie (2014)

John F. Kennedy

John F. Kennedy  1917 - 1963
Our most basic common link is that we all inhabit this planet. We all breathe the same air.  We all cherish our children's future.  And we are all mortal.


Robert Kennedy

Robert Kennedy  1925 - 1968
Few will have the greatness to bend history itself; but each of us can work to change a small portion of events, and in the total; of all those acts will be written the history of this generation.


Miranda Kerr

Miranda Kerr  1983
I feel like life is really short, and it’s important to enjoy yourself and embrace whatever comes your way, whether it’s a challenging day or a great day, just welcome it with open arms.


Life excites me. I am passionate about my goals and excited by the opportunities the Universe provides.


Life is too short to give another minute to anyone or anything that doesn’t make you happy.


We all have bad days, but one thing is true, no cloud is so dark that the sun can’t shine through.


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Jay Kessler
The history of our grandparents is remembered not with rose petals but in the laughter and tears of their children and their children’s children. It is into us that the lives of grandparents have gone. It is in us that their history becomes a future.


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Helen Ketchum
Grandmothers are voices of the past and role models of the present. Grandmothers open the doors to the future.

Helen Ketchum quote: Grandmothers are voices of the past and role models of the present. Grandmothers open the doors to the future. - Spiritual Quotes To Live ByMy children with their paternal grandmother & great-grandmothers (approx 1989)

Ellen Key

Ellen Key  1849 - 1926
At every step the child should be allowed to meet the real experience of life; the thorns should never be plucked from the roses.


L. R. Knost

L. R. Knost
It is time for a return to childhood, to simplicity, to running and climbing and laughing in the sunshine, to experiencing happiness instead of being trained for a lifetime of pursuing happiness. It is time to let children be children again.


Jack Kornfield

Jack Kornfield  1945
In the end, just three things matter.. How well we have lived. How well we have loved. How well we have learned to let go.


Akiane Kramarik

Akiane Kramarik  1994
In order to choose the right path, we do not have to figure out the wrong one...  we just need to follow the light.


If we experienced life through the eyes of a child, everything would be magical and extraordinary. Let our curiosity, adventure and wonder of life never end.

Akiane Kramarik quote: If we experienced life through the eyes of a child, everything would be magical and extraordinary.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live ByEmma (1985)

Sue Krebs

Sue Krebs
Every day your Soul offers you loving guidance.. Are you reading the signs?


Every experience is an opportunity to encounter the Divine.

Sue Krebs quote: Every experience is an opportunity to encounter the Divine - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Sue Krebs

Sue Krebs
One of the challenges of life is to become comfortable being uncomfortable as we expand and move into new experiences.


Jiddu Krishnamurti

Jiddu Krishnamurti  1895 - 1986


Have you ever noticed a tree standing naked against the sky
How beautiful it is?
All its branches are outlined, and in its nakedness
There is a poem, there is a song
Every leaf is gone and it is waiting for spring
When the spring comes, it again fills the tree with
The music of many leaves
Which in due season fall and are blown away
And this is the way of life

Jiddu Krishnamurti quote: Have you ever noticed a tree standing naked against the sky How beautiful it is? All its branches are outlined, and in its nakedness.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross  1926 - 2004
If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and unconditional love, then the world will indeed become a garden where all kinds of flowers can bloom and grow.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross quote: If we make our goal to live a life of compassion and unconditional love, then the world will indeed become a garden.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross  1926 - 2004
It is when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on Earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up, that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross quote: It is when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on Earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross  1926 - 2004
It is when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on Earth and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up, that we will begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.


Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose, there are no mistakes, no coincidences, all events are blessings, given to us to learn from.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross quote: Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross  1926 - 2004
To love means never to be afraid of the winds storms of life: should you shield the canyons from the windstorms, you would never see the true beauty of their carvings.


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R. D. Laing

R. D. Laing  1927 - 1989
The main fact of life for me is love or its absence. Whether life is worth living depends on whether there is love in life.


Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama  1935
Live one day at a time...  and make it a masterpiece.

Dalai Lama quote: Live one day at a time...  and make it a masterpiece. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama  1935
People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost.

Dalai Lama quote: People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they're not on your road doesn't mean they've gotten lost. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama  1935
Today more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal Responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human, but also human to all other forms of life.

Dalai Lama quote: Today more than ever before, life must be characterized by a sense of Universal Responsibility, not only nation to nation and human to human.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Wally Lamb

Wally Lamb  1950
The seeker embarks on a journey to find what he wants and discovers, along the way, what he needs.


Dorothea Lange

Dorothea Lange  1895 - 1965
Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still.

Dorothea Lange quote: Photography takes an instant out of time, altering life by holding it still. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Philip Larkin

Philip Larkin  1922 - 1985
What are days for?  Days are where we live.


D. H. Lawrence

D.H. Lawrence  1895 - 1930
The great virtue in life is real courage, that knows how to face facts and live beyond them.


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Jack Layton
Cherish every moment with those you love at every stage of your journey.

Jack Layton quote: Cherish every moment with those you love at every stage of your journey. - Spiritual Quotes To Live ByWith my parents, brothers, cousins & uncle on holiday (1973)

Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee   1940 - 1973
I am not in this world to live up to your expectations.  And you are not in this world to live up to mine.


If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them.

Bruce Lee quote: If you always put limit on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life.. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee   1940 - 1973
Life itself is your teacher, and you are in a state of constant learning.

Bruce Lee quote: Life itself is your teacher, and you are in a state of constant learning. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Bruce Lee

Bruce Lee   1940 - 1973
To live content with small means. 
To seek elegance rather than luxury and refinement rather than fashion. 
To be worthy, not respectable and wealthy not rich. 
To study hard, think quietly, talk gently, act frankly. 
To bear all cheerfully, do all bravely, await occasions, hurry never. 
In other words... To let the Spiritual, unbidden and unconscious grow up through the common. (Dedication to his wife)


We have time to spend or waste, and it is our decision what to do with it.  But once passed it is gone forever.


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Lorrin L. Lee
Your life is your message to the world... make it inspiring.

Lorrin L. Lee quote: Your life is your message to the world... make it inspiring. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Edwin Leibfreed

Edwin Leibfreed
The fine art of life is to make another Soul vibrate with a song of joy.


The Royal Road to Knowledge, all may win,
Who seek the source of Life in everything.


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Richard Leider
The purpose of life is to live a life of purpose.


John Lennon

John Lennon  1940 - 1980
Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay.. It’s not the end.


Gotthold Ephraim Lessing

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing  1729 - 1781
Who cannot resolve upon a moment’s notice to live his own life, he forever lives a slave to others.


C.S. Lewis

C. S. Lewis  1898 - 1963
God allows us to experience the low points of life in order to teach us lessons that we could learn no other way.


Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes... but when you look back everything is different.

C. S. Lewis quote: Isn't it funny how day by day nothing changes... but when you look back everything is different. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincoln  1809 - 1865
And in the end, it's not the years in your life that counts... It's the life in your years.


The best way to predict your future is to create it.


Denise Linn

Denise Linn
On the road of life.. Meet people where they are. Accept who they are. And there are some folks that you need to leave where they are.. Keep walking.


Vince Lombardi

Vince Lombardi  1913 - 1970
The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavour.

Vince Lombardi quote: The quality of a person’s life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavour. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow  1807 - 1882 




Lives of great men all remind us
We can make our lives sublime,
And departing, leave behind us
Footprints on the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow quote: Lives of great men all remind us, We can make our lives sublime, And departing leave behind us, Footprints on the sands of time. - Spiritual Quotes To Live Byquotes about life

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Ashly Lorenzana
Sooner or later in life, we will take our own turn being in the position we once had someone else in.


Rosamund Lupton

Rosamund Lupton
The present is too precious to waste.


Howard Lyman

Howard Lyman  1938
Do what you can do. As well as you can do it, every day of your life and you will end up dying one of the happiest individuals that had ever died.


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