Deep Quotes About Life

Deep quotes speak about issues and circumstances of life that are unique, that are of special interest, or those things that seem to remain a mystery in spite of how far humankind has developed. For everything that changes, it can also be argued that everything remains the same. However, the exploration of knowledge, the quest for answers of those things that appear to be unexplainable is one of the hallmarks of one's life.

It is our intention, hope and desire that the offered thoughts and musings will help to spark further investigation of consciousness.

  1. What is the purpose of life? Is it not to give up selfishness, those thoughts and practices that always put self first? Instead, life's purpose is to breathe, think, practice, and to treat and act toward others as if they were your very own flesh and blood? Robert Rivers

  2. In life, the only smooth path is the one that is frozen over with the mounds and vestiges of defeats, sorrows and unpursued dreams. Rosy Lee Anderson

    In each problem lies an opportunity.

  3. If and only are the mainstays of life for those who fear their own shadows rather than make their own. Kate Summers

  4. For he who holds the joy robs the many. Robert Rivers

  5. Without a purpose in life that sees beyond today, the heart and mind can be mired in the mistakes and failings of the past. Byron R. Pulsifer

  6. The thoughts of the mind are born in the heart; it is these thoughts that can either transform or destroy. B. C. Artworst

  7. Why can't people dispose of hatred? Is it because it is of their innate nature? Or, is it that they choose not to because it is a convenience of selfishness? Rory R. Cuphist

  8. The art of living well stems from the soul rather than from the mind. H. H. Hopalotomus

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  9. Time must stand still before human kindness can catch up. Theodore W. Higgingsworth

  10. Failures that are overcome are the hallmark of those who stand as successes in the midst of those who think luck accounts for anyone who is successful. Byron R. Pulsifer

  11. You can't see personal growth without the assimilation of prior experiences. Freddy J. W. Parkes

  12. If you want to grow old, and grow old healthily, you need to nurture your relationships more than any other part of your life. Heidi Tempest

  13. I have come to believe that our own excuses are one of our biggest obstacles to friendship. Christine Hoover

  14. Worry is an energy sucker, creates stress, and has no positive effective! Catherine Pulsifer

  15. The merit of all things lies in their difficulty. Alexandre Dumas

  16. Passion is born deaf and dumb. Honoré de Balzac

  17. We tend to think that enduring great pain and suffering is the truest mark of courage, but sometimes it is making the choice to walk away from pain that requires the greatest courage—leaving a relationship that has become impossible to repair or revive, a career that has lost its potency, or ideas and institutions that hold us back. Barbara Bonner

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  18. Happiness is the feeling that power increases — that resistance is being overcome. Friedrich Nietzsche



  19. Life is not a smooth road. Robert Rivers

  20. The deeper thought is, the taller it becomes. Dejan Stojanovic

  21. Close both eyes to see with the other eye. Rumi

  22. Of all lies, art is the least untrue. Gustave Flaubert

  23. Success is simply the accumulation of small tasks oft repeated with persistence. Byron R. Pulsifer

  24. To shun fear means to forego the good in order to accomplish the great. Theodore W. Higgnigsworth

  25. The demonstrated skill of every master is the creation of a daily commission of giving. Kate Summers.

  26. There is no value to life without purpose, nor is there any purpose worth pursuing without struggle. Byron R. Pulsifer

  27. Details are important but imagination exceeds all else. Robert Rivers

  28. Acceptance means recognizing that there is a better way to work through or around any obstacle. Rosy Lee Anderson

  29. Good luck to a lazy man is like an opportunity seen and seized by a successful person. Byron R. Pulsifer

  30. Things are not always as they seem; the first appearance deceives many. Phaedrus

  31. I have clawed my way up mountains, and I have muddied and bruised my body and mind on the way down into the valleys but, I have never been accused of ignoring anyone in need on either side of the valleys of life. Theodore W. Higgingsworth

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  32. If there is only one thing I've learned throughout the challenges and tribulations of life it is that God has always been with me to guide me forward no matter whether or in spite of any circumstance in life. Byron R. Pulsifer

  33. An optimist is the human personification of spring. Susan J. Bissonette

  34. We want to be brave, and deep inside we know that being brave requires us to be vulnerable. Brené Brown

  35. Be all you can be but not what someone else decides. Byron R. Pulsifer

  36. Why be happy when you can be ecstatically filled with joy and love. Rosy Lee Anderson

  37. Unless I accept my virtues, I most certainly will be overwhelmed by my faults. Robert Coleman

  38. Being the best version of yourself is the most important aspect of your life to master. Zac Dixon

  39. You can't be gracious until you are grateful for what you have been given. Byron R. Pulsifer

  40. Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it. Josephus Daniels

  41. Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat. F Scott Fitzgerald

  42. What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first step to something better. Wendell Phillips

  43. All the strength and force of people comes from their faith in things unseen. Those who believe are strong; those who doubt are weak. Strong convictions precede great actions. Arthur C. Clarke

  44. You can learn a line from a win and a book from a defeat. Paul Brown

  45. Life can be like a grave unless you choose to kick out an end and get moving. Robert Rivers

  46. It's easy to be independent when you've got money. But to be independent when you haven't got a thing - that's the Lord's test. Mahalia Jackson

  47. Challenges are not what we know we can already accomplish. Instead, challenges are those issues or circumstances that defy any known method to conquer unless someone has the strength, daring, and perseverance to attempt. Byron R. Pulsifer

  48. If you wish to succeed in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius. Joseph Addison

  49. My rule is: If you meet the weakest vessel, attack. If it is a vessel equal to yours, attack. And if it is stronger than yours, also attack. Stepan O. Makarov

  50. Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan. John Fitzgerald Kennedy

  51. Keeping your judgment to yourself and simply accepting people as they are, you are able to make more friendships on a positive basis. Joanna Jackson

  52. By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired. Nikos Kazantzakis

  53. Compassion is not sentiment but is making justice and doing works of mercy. Compassion is not a moral commandment but a flow and overflow of the fullest human and divine energies. Matthew Fox

  54. You have to be your own strength because not many people will give you support in your time of needs and trials. Rana Timóteo

  55. God provides for all, but it is the greed of humankind that does not share in provision. Byron R. Pulsifer

  56. Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. Soren Kierkegaard

  57. It isn’t a calamity to die with dreams unfulfilled but it is a calamity not to dream. Benjamin Elijah Mays

  58. In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends. John Churton Collins

  59. Always think extra hard before crossing over to a bad side, if you were weak enough to cross over, you may not be strong enough to cross back! Victoria Addino

  60. Those who overcome great challenges will be changed, and often in unexpected ways. For our struggles enter our lives as unwelcome guests, but they bring valuable gifts. And once the pain subsides, the gifts remain. These gifts are life's true treasures, bought at great price, but cannot be acquired in any other way. Steve Goodier

  61. Look at my success. I didn’t achieve it overnight. It has been the product of many years’ struggle, and every year, my times have shown gradual improvement. Mo Farah



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