48 Human Life Quotes

  • What is human life? The first third a good time; the rest remembering about it. – Mark Twain

 

  • A human life is a schooling for eternity. – Gottfried Keller

 

  • Human life is the only thing that takes care of itself. – Napoleon Bonaparte

 

  • Human life runs its course in the metamorphosis between receiving and giving. – Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

 

  • Human life is fiction’s only theme. – Eudora Welty

 

  • In human life, economics precedes politics or culture. – Park Geun-hye

 

  • Human life, its growth, its hopes, fears, loves, et cetera, are the result of accidents. – Bertrand Russell

 

  • All human life at every stage of its development is worthy of protection. – Marco Rubio

 

  • A human life gains luster and strength only when it is polished and tempered. – Masutatsu Oyama

 

  • How much of human life is lost in waiting? – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

  • The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground. – Gilbert K. Chesterton

 

  • The greatest sweetener of human life is friendship. – Joseph Addison

 

  • The true object of human life is play. – Gilbert K Chesterton

 

  • Human life is everywhere a state in which much is to be endured and little to be enjoyed. – Samuel Johnson

 

  • The most evident quality of human life is its loneliness. – Austin O’Malley

 

  • All human life can be found in an airport. – David Walliams

 

  • The purpose of human life is to serve, and to show compassion and the will to help others. – Albert Schweitzer

 

  • A kiss may ruin a human life. – Oscar Wilde

 

  • The main facts in human life are five: birth, food, sleep, love and death. – E. M. Forster

 

  • Nothing in human life is inherently private. – Terry Eagleton

 

  • It is a fundamental rule of human life, that if the approach is good, the response is good. – Jawaharlal Nehru

 

  • A human life is just a heartbeat in heaven. – Robin Williams

 

  • Human life is truly a short affair. It is better to live doing the things that you like. – Yamamoto Tsunetomo

human life quotes

  • Human life is created in God’s image, and that makes it sacred. – Colin S. Smith

 

  • Human life is as evanescent as the morning dew or a flash of lightning. – Samuel Butler

 

  • It’s the great mystery of human life that old grief passes gradually into quiet tender joy. – Fyodor Dostoyevsky

 

  • The shadow of human life is traced upon a golden ground of immortal hope. – George Stillman Hillard

 

  • Human life is the result of a glorious evolutionary accident. – Stephen Jay Gould

 

  • Every human life had its pattern that had to be worked out slowly to its ultimate conclusion. – Irving Stone

 

  • Human life without some form of poetry is not human life but animal existence. – Randall Jarrell

 

  • Even potential human life needs to be treated with great respect. – Tony Abbott

 

  • A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved. – Kurt Vonnegut

 

  • It’s not easy to shed the idea that human life is sacred. – Audie Murphy

 

  • Human life has meaning only to that degree and as long as it is lived in the service of humanity. – Wole Soyinka

 

  • All the rarest hues of human life take radiance and are rainbowed out in tears. – Gerald Massey

 

  • The basic condition of human life is happiness. – Dalai Lama

 

  • Every human life has infinite value and to destroy even one is a crime against all humanity. – Marty Rubin

 

  • Human life is too difficult for people. – Paul Engle

 

  • The brevity of human life gives a melancholy to the profession of the architect. – Ralph Waldo Emerson

 

  • Human life is far more important than just getting to the top of a mountain. – Edmund Hillary

 

  • Human life implies adventure, and there is no adventure without struggles and dangers. – Rene Dubos

 

  • Protection of human life can be costly; but so is the neglect of that protection. – Max Anders

 

  • A human life is a story told by God. – Hans Christian Andersen

 

  • Human life is full of the play of samskaras – tendencies developed by repeated actions. – Vinoba Bhave

 

  • Human life must be some form of mistake. – Arthur Schopenhauer

 

  • Human life is God’s outer church. Its needs and urgencies are priests and pastors. – Henry Ward Beecher

 

  • The answer to human life is not to be found within the limits of human life. – Carl Jung

 

  • Human life is beyond comprehension. – Friedrich Durrenmatt