The Best Living quotes

Have you ever had that moment when you’re reading an article, or listening to someone speak, and they say something that just hits home? That’s what this blog post is all about – capturing those living quotes that we all come across in life, and sharing them with the world. After all, isn’t it nice to know that we’re not alone in our thoughts? We’ve compiled some of the best ones here, so take a few minutes to read through and let us know your favorites in the comments below.


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The best living quotes

1. People feeling the need to live inside of Faraday cages is a sad reflection on modern society that humans are devolving into living inside of safe spaces. โ€” Steven Magee

2. The spirit of poetry, like all other living powers, must of necessity circumscribe itself by rules, were it only to unite power with beauty. โ€” Samuel Taylor Coleridge

3. If heaven really exists: then, technically, living is an activity that believers keep themselves busy withโ€“while they wait for their death. โ€” Mokokoma Mokhonoana, Divided & Conquered

4. For those living in a dark cave… sometimes all it takes is for someone to throw us a lifeline. โ€” Martin R. Lemieux

5. Create your own fears โ€” choose to fear living an average life.

6. We live in an age of miracles so commonplace that it can be difficult to see them as anything other than part of the daily texture of living โ€” Tom Chatfield, How to Thrive in the Digital Age

7. When mindfulness is present, the Buddha and the Holy Spirit are already there, โ€” Thich Nhat Hanh, Living Buddha, Living Christ

8. Crystals are living beings at the beginning of creation. โ€” Nikola Tesla

9. We are living in a world where Ignorance is celebrated as wisdom and Wisdom sidelined as Ignorance. โ€” Rajesh Nanoo

10. Logic, inevitably, is the love of logic. It is not the love for living human beings. โ€” Osamu Dazai

11. Are you living to justify yourself, or are you living because you are justified? โ€” Timothy Keller

12. In time the whole family perked up like Sesame Street puppets, hoping that cheer, if worked at hard enough, could sugar the living and quiet the dead. โ€” Toni Morrison, God Help the Child

13. We’re living in an age in which everything is allowed, and democracy is being devoured and destroyed by that limitless freedom. โ€” Paulo Coelho, The Witch Of Portobello

14. In our creation, God asked a question and in our truly living; God answers the question. โ€” Thomas Merton

15. There’s something to be said for going back to a simple form of livingโ€“nature and family. There’s something very…there’s safety in that. โ€” Nicole Kidman

16. From the outer edge of his life, looking back, there was only one remorse, and that was only that he wished to go on living. โ€” Ray Bradbury

17. Would any one believe that I am master of slaves by my own purchase? I am drawn along by the general inconvenience of living without them. โ€” Patrick Henry

18. Work isn’t only earning a living โ€” work gives us a sense of purpose and worth and opportunities for companionship.

19. Beware of those who are bored and not passionate about life, for they will bore you with reasons for not living. โ€” Suzy Kassem, Rise Up and Salute the Sun: The Writings of Suzy Kassem

20. For me, art is about learning and about living with people. It’s alive. โ€” Miuccia Prada

21. I am learning the importance of living in the moment. โ€” Sushant Singh Rajput

22. Start with big dreams and make life worth living. โ€” Stephen Richards

23. Every living thing requires love to survive for without it, we die. โ€” Sanjo Jendayi

24. You can’t be living always in the promise of the clouds โ€” it must rain now. Leave the talking and live by walkingโ€ฆ It will yield an indelible impact!

25. Everywhere I go, it’s me and me. Half of me living my life, the other half watching me live it. โ€” Sandra Cisneros

26. The culture of independent film criticism has totally gone down the drain and this seems to come with the territory of the consumer age that we are now living in. โ€” Wim Wenders

27. You don’t have to find out you’re dying to start living. โ€” Zach Sobiech

28. A man could rant and smash and grapple with the State Police, and still the sprinklers whirled at dusk on every lawn and the television droned in every living room. โ€” Richard Yates

29. The line between the living and the dead may not be much of a line at all, but the terrain is not for the weak of heart. โ€” Shannon Huffman Polson, North of Hope: A Daughter’s Arctic Journey

30. They say: Think twice before you jump. I say: Jump first and then think as much as you want! โ€” Osho, Courage: The Joy of Living Dangerously

31. I haven’t seen about half the movies I’ve done. You know, you’ve got to make a living, but some I don’t get a good vibe with. โ€” Ray Liotta

32. You believe in living dangerously. I can see that. โ€” Sean Connery

33. Two Homeless People In Love Are Happier Than A lonely Man Living Alone In His Castle โ€” Ron Riccota

34. The cruelest thing you can do to a person who’s living in panic is to offer him or her hope that turns out false. When the crash comes its intolerable. โ€” Robert Ludlum

35. I love living. I think that’s infectious, it’s something you can’t fake. โ€” Will Smith

36. I’ll be out with my friends and be recognized, and little girls will ask me for my autograph. It is so much fun living out your dream. It, like, totally reflects me 100%. โ€” Miley Cyrus

37. Have you more faith in a spoonful of medicine than in the power that animates the living world? โ€” B. J. Palmer

38. I refuse to live in a constant fighting match, Landon. It will not do!’ ‘And I’ve tried living without you, and it just won’t do! โ€” J.L. Sheppard, Burdened By Desire

39. If your sad about your work then remember there are people who clean actual shit for a living โ€” Onkar K Khullar (Digital Gandhi)

40. Want less, need less, live more. โ€” Tanya Masse, Stairway to Awesomeness!: 30 Fundamental Steps to Living a Life of Awesomeness!

41. .each one of us must have a goal and sense of living โ€” Sunday Adelaja

42. Although I can’t stop all cruelty to living creatures on the planet, I can be kinder to every living creature in my life. โ€” River Phoenix

43. Never let your fears ever stop you from living your life โ€” Patience Johnson, Why Does an Orderly God Allow Disorder

44. The right person by your side will have you saving money, living better, making moves, and laughing constantly. โ€” Post Malone

45. If life is worth living for so is it worth dying. โ€” Santosh Kalwar

46. Discipline is the result of an action, while refinement is a preparation of your calling. โ€” Robin Bertram, No Regrets: How Loving Deeply and Living Passionately Can Impact Your Legacy Forever

47. We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. โ€” Winston Churchill

48. Work/life balance is not about escaping work. It’s about living exactly the way you want to when you’re at work. โ€” Stan Slap

49. If YOU want to BUILD and MAINTAIN a POSITIVE ATTITUDE, get into the habit of LIVING IN THE PRESENT and DOING IT NOW. โ€” Shiv Khera

50. The soil is the gift of God to the living. โ€” Thomas Jefferson


Living is a journey full of beautiful and challenging moments. We must remember to cherish the good moments and learn from the bad. Life is too short to not experience every emotion fully. As we go through life, we should always remember to take the time to appreciate the little things, because those moments are the ones that truly matter in the end. These quotes about living remind us to be present, stay positive, and enjoy each day as it comes.

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