Life is short and so are these quotes! Sometimes we forget how short life is and need reminding to stop wasting our days because one day we will run out of days to waste. Life is full of potential and has so many amazing things to offer us, if we are not too busy to see. So let these short quotes about life inspire and motivate you to make the most of this wonderful world while you still have time.
Please enjoy browsing this collection of our favorite short life quotes.
Short Life Quotes
The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.
~ Carl Rogers
You must begin to think of yourself as becoming the person you want to be.
~ David Viscott
Be in love with your life. Every detail of it.
~ Jack Kerouac
If you’re afraid to die, you will not be able to live.
~ James A. Baldwin
How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward.
~ Spanish Proverb
Some people die at 25 and aren’t buried until 75.
~ Benjamin Franklin quote
What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
~ George Eliot
Life is what happens to you while you are busy making other plans.
~ John Lennon
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
~ Henry David Thoreau
Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.
~ Phillips Brooks
Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.
Life is a shipwreck, but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.
~ Lou Holtz
In between goals is a thing called life, that has to be lived and enjoyed.
~ Sid Caesar
The trouble is you think you have time.
Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself.
~ Coco Chanel
Life is about making an impact, not making an income.
~ Kevin Kruse
I hope life isn’t a big joke, because I don’t get it.
~ Jack Handey
All of life is a foreign country.
~ Jack Keroauc
Live with no excuses and love with no regrets.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
~ Abraham Lincoln