A Famous Life Quote Will Inspire!

Here is a great collection of quotes. If you’re looking for a famous life quote by a famous person, or a famous life quote that is often used, you will find both in this list.

It's been said that creativity is the divine working from within, seeking expression without. Sources of inspiration can exalt, encourage, and light a fire in you. Genius, brilliance and exhilaration may result!

These are just some of the many inspirational quotes that I use on a daily basis in my own personal development. If you're looking to boost your creativity and keep your mind on your goal, print out and paste one of these quotes by famous people to your desktop.

For Gratitude Quotes, click here. Or, you may want to use my Decision Quotes to build confidence.

Famous Life Quotes

"I always knew looking back on the tears would make me laugh, but I never knew looking back on the laughs would make me cry."- Unknown

"Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive." - His Holiness The Dalai Lama

"Your journey never ends. Life has a way of changing things in incredible ways." - Alexander Volkov

"He who experiences the unity of life sees his own Self in all beings, and all beings in his own Self, and looks on everything with an impartial eye." - Buddha

"In the end, it's not going to matter how many breaths you took, but how many moments took your breath away." - shing xiong

"Keep your thoughts positive because your thoughts become your words. Keep your words positive because your words become your behaviours." - Gandhi

"Adversity is the diamond dust that Heaven polishes its jewels with." - Thomas Carlyle

"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone." - Audrey Hepburn

“If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.” Albert Einstein

"We are here to add what we can to life, not to get what we can from it." - William Osler

"Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake." - Henry David Thoreau

Why use Famous Life Quotes?

Presentations, blog posts and motivation on your fridge! These are all ways to use these quotes. Quotes by famous people are found often in books, (you can make sure they are accurate, as sometimes they are misquoted!) but if pressed for time, it’s just easier to find them on the net. You may also be interested in the Best Personal Development Quotes. A good quality famous life quote will motivate, inspire, and make you laugh on occasion. It will also prove to be helpful to direct your thoughts, or keep you on track with your goals.

Here are a few more samples for you, if you need another quote. Quotes by Famous people about life will often times make you laugh and get you to quit taking life so seriously. Another resource for you is our Quotes about Happiness.

More Quotes by Famous People

"I can get sad, I can get frustrated, I can get scared, but I never get depressed – because there’s joy in my life." - Michael J. Fox

"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on." - Robert Frost

"Where you end up is not the most important thing. It’s the road you take to get there. The road is what you’ll look back on and call your life." - Tim Willey

“There are two ways to live: you can live as if nothing is a miracle; you can live as if everything is a miracle.”- Albert Einstein

“Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt and dance like no one is watching." - Randall G. Leighton

"Life becomes harder for us when we live for others, but it also becomes richer and happier." - Albert Schweitzer

"Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!" - Audrey Hepburn

"There is a natural aristocracy among men. The grounds of this are virtue and talents." - Thomas Jefferson

"Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us."- Earl Nightingale

"At one point in your life you either have the thing you want or the reasons why you don’t." - Andy Roddick

"Once you say you’re going to settle for second, that’s what happens to you in life." - John F. Kennedy

"Let yourself be open and life will be easier. A spoon of salt in a glass of water makes the water undrinkable. A spoon of salt in a lake is almost unnoticed." - Unknown

"And in the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years." - Abraham Lincoln

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