Quotations About / On:
To live life well is to express life poorly; if one expresses life too well, one is living it no longer.
(Gaston Bachelard (1884-1962), French scientist, philosopher, literary theorist. "A Retrospective Glance at the Lifework of a Master of Books," Fragments of a Poetics of Fire (1988, trans. 1990).)
No matter what Aristotle and the Philosophers say, nothing is equal to tobacco; it's the passion of the well-bred, and he who lives without tobacco lives a life not worth living.
(Molière [Jean Baptiste Poquelin] (1622-1673), French comic playwright. Sganarelle, in Dom Juan, act 1, sc. 1 (1665).)
One lives for today, one lives on the spur of the momentone lives most irresponsibly: and it is precisely this that one calls "freedom."
(Friedrich Nietzsche (1844-1900), German philosopher, classical scholar, critic of culture. Friedrich Nietzsche, Sämtliche Werke: Kritische Studienausgabe, vol. 6, p. 141, eds. Giorgio Colli and Mazzino Montinari, Berlin, de Gruyter (1980). Twilight of the Idols, "Skirmishes of an Untimely Man," section 39 (prepared for publication 1888, published 1889).)
A man lives not only his personal life, as an individual, but also, consciously or unconsciously, the life of his epoch and his contemporaries.
(Thomas Mann (1875-1955), German author, critic. The Magic Mountain, ch. 2, "At Tienappels'," (1924), trans. by H.T. Lowe-Porter (1928).)
Life folded Death; Death trellised Life; the grim god wived with youthful Life, and begat him curly-headed glories.
(Herman Melville (1819-1891), U.S. author. Moby-Dick (1851), ch. 102, The Writings of Herman Melville, vol. 6, eds. Harrison Hayford, Hershel Parker, and G. Thomas Tanselle (1988).)
A life lived without honour is no life at all.
“...life every now and then becomes literature...as if life had been made and not happened.”
(Norman Maclean, A River Runs Through It and Other Stories)
Life Isn't Life Unless Its Live
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A honest life is a life worth living.
(Be true to yourself)
Life owes me nothing but it owes the poor, starving and the terminally ill a life.
(The many adds that constantly ask for money for these people.)