79 cute quotes about life that will change your life forever

cute quotes about life

LIFE is just a four-letter word but it is complex enough that no one will ever be able to interpret its true meaning. It’s such a long roller-coaster ride but it’s up to you if you just scream during its course or just enjoy the ride. There will be a lot of storms that will disrupt your life but some of them will just clear the path for you. You’ll even lose your track but sometimes they are a blessing in disguise for you will come across the best things life has for you. It’s true, life is hard, but that’s just how it goes. Besides, who has never gone through some ups and downs in life?

Things That Make You Love Cute Quotes About Life

No doubt that life is not a bed of roses. But saying how unfair life is and stressing about it is not going to change your mood or situation. The best way to be happy is to fully embrace life and have an optimistic outlook.

1. “If plan A doesn’t work, the alphabet has 25 more letters – 204 if you’re in Japan.”- Claire Cook

2. “Life is like a cup of coffee or tea. No matter how bitter it may be, it is always enjoyable.” – Jason Wong

3. “Life is the art of drawing without an eraser.” – John W Gardner

4. “You come into the world with nothing, and the purpose of your life is to make something out of nothing.” – Henry Louis Mencken

5. “Nobody can go back and start a new beginning but anyone can start today and make a new ending.” – Maria Robinson

6. “In life, I have met many friends and people whom I have loved dearly. All this has been possible because of a life full of joy happiness and peace. Humor is another factor which helped me on my way in life.” – Bob Lyres

7. “Anything can happen in this world. It is a crazy place but as long as we have each other we can overcome anything life throws at us. Just have to believe in ourselves and keep moving forward.”  – Dustin Ash

8. “Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.” – Albert Einstein

9. “Take wrong turns. Talk to strangers. Open unmarked doors. And if you see a group of people in a field, go find out what they are doing. Do things without always knowing how they’ll turn out.” – Randall Munroe

10. “Here is the test to find whether your mission on Earth is finished: if you’re alive, it isn’t.” – Richard Bach

11. “Let life be an adventure. Live your life to the fullest, unfettered by fear of the ghosts and goblins of what might occur. Calamity and death happen as well to those who hide from life as to those who squeeze every drop of zest from it.” – Jonathan Lockwood Huie

12. “There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein

13. “If you do what you need, you’re surviving. If you do what you want, you’re living.” –Unknown

14. “God allows us to experience the low points of life in order to teach us lessons that we could learn in no other way.” – S. Lewis

15. “Life isn’t about waiting for the storm to pass… It’s about learning to dance in the rain.” – Vivian Greene

16. “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” – Albert Einstein

17. “Mama always said life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” – Forrest Gump

18. “Each life is made up of mistakes and learning, waiting and growing, practicing patience and being persistent.” – Billy Graham

19. “A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved.” – Kurt Vonnegut

20. “I am always doing that which I cannot do, in order that I may learn how to do it.” – Pablo Picasso

21. “Whenever you are to do a thing, though it can never be known but to yourself, ask yourself how you would act were all the world looking at you, and act accordingly.”– Thomas Jefferson

22. “Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life.” – Steve Jobs

23. “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” – Robert Frost

24. “Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.” – Will Smith

25. “Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt and dance like no one is watching.” – Satchel Paige

26. “In the end, it’s not going to matter how many breaths you took, but how many moments took your breath away.” – Unknown

27. “When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us.” – Alexander Graham Bell

28. “I hope you live a life you’re proud of. If you find that you’re not, I hope you have the strength to start all over again.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald

29. “Someday, somewhere – anywhere, unfailingly, you’ll find yourself, and that, and only that, can be the happiest or bitterest hour of your life.” –Pablo Neruda

30. “Sometimes the most ordinary things could be made extraordinary, simply by doing them with the right people.” – Elizabeth Green

31. “Whatever happens to you belongs to you. Make it yours. Feed it to yourself even if it feels impossible to swallow. Let it nurture you, because it will.” – Cheryl Strayed

32. “Never chase love, affection, or attention. If it isn’t given freely by another person, it isn’t worth having.” – Unknown

33. “Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace, and gratitude.” –Denis Waitley

34. “Be crazy, be stupid, be silly, be weird. Be whatever, because life is too short to be anything but happy.” – Unknown

35. “The alphabet begins with ABC, numbers begin with 123, music begins with do-re-mi, and friendship begins with you and me.” – Unknown

36. “God, please give me patience because if you give me strength I will just punch them in the face.” – Unknown

37. “I can’t decide whether I’m a good girl wrapped up in a bad girl, or if I’m a bad girl wrapped up in a good girl. And that’s how I know I’m a woman!” – JoyBell C.

38. “You can’t always control who walks into your life but you CAN control which window you throw them out of.” –Unknown

39. “Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future.”- Niels Bohr

40. “Man does not control his own fate. The women in his life do that for him.” – Groucho Marx

41. “If cats looked like frogs, we’d realize what nasty, cruel little bastards they are. Style. That’s what people remember.”– Terry Pratchett

42. “Accept who you are. Unless you’re a serial killer.” – Ellen DeGeneres

43. “I hope life isn’t a big joke, because I don’t get it.” –Jack Handey

44. “If you’re too open-minded; your brains will fall out.” – Lawrence Ferlinghetti

45. “Wanting to be someone else is a waste of who you are.” – Kurt Cobain

46. “People, even more than things, have to be restored, renewed, revived, reclaimed and redeemed… never throw out anyone.” – Audrey Hepburn

47. “Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live.” – Norman Cousins

48. “Don’t ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive and then go do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.” – Howard Thurman

49. “There are two types of people who will tell you that you cannot make a difference in this world: those who are afraid to try and those who are afraid you will succeed.” – Ray Goforth

50. “If you don’t do wild things while you’re young, you’ll have nothing to smile about when you’re old.” – Unknown

51. “View your life from your funeral: Looking back at your life experiences, what have you accomplished? What would you have wanted to accomplish but didn’t? What were the happy moments? What were the sad? What would you do again, and what wouldn’t you do?” – Victor Frankl

52. “Our prime purpose in life is to help others. And if you can’t help them, at least don’t hurt them.” – Dalai Lama

53. “Don’t tell people how to do things; tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results.” – George S. Patton Jr.

54. “So many people walk around with a meaningless life. They seem half-asleep, even when they’re busy doing things they think are important. This is because they’re chasing the wrong things.” – Morrie Schwartz

55. “In the end, it is important to remember that we cannot become what we need to be by remaining what we are.” – Max De Pree

56. “Go through life like a duck: Majestic on top, kicking like hell underneath.” –Anonymous

57. “I cannot give you a formula for success, but I can give you the formula for failure, which is: Try to please everybody.” – Herbert Bayard Swope

58. “Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.” – Dale Carnegie

59. “If you spend your life trying to be good at everything, you will never be great at anything.” – Tom Rath

60. “The past can hurt. But the way I see it, you can either run from it or learn from it.” – The Lion King

61. “The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu

62. “I do not exist to impress the world. I exist to live my life in a way that will make me happy.” -Richard Bach

63. “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

64. “The miracle is this: the more we share the more we have.” – Leonard Nimoy

65. “You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.” – Mae West

66. “Tough times never last, but tough people do.” – Robert Schuller

67. “If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.” –Dalai Lama

68. “Look at the trees, look at the birds, look at the clouds, look at the stars… Everything is simply happy. Trees are happy for no reason; they are not going to become presidents and they are not going to become rich. It is simply unbelievable how happy flowers are.” – Osho

69. “We all pay for life with death, so everything in between should be free.” – Bill Hicks

70. “Many of life’s failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.” – Thomas A. Edison

71. “It’s the little details that are vital. Little things make big things happen.” – John Wooden

72. “Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.” – Seuss

73. “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go, instead, where there is no path and leave a trail.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

74. “He who would learn to fly one day must first learn to stand and walk and run and climb and dance; one cannot fly into flying.” – Friedrich Nietzsche

75. “You will never be happy if you continue to search for what happiness consists of. You will never live if you are looking for the meaning of life.” – Albert Camus

76. “What do I mean by concentration? I mean focusing totally on the business at hand and commanding your body to do exactly what you want it to do.” – Arnold Palmer

77. “There are some days when I think I’m going to die from an overdose of satisfaction.” – Salvador Dali

78. “When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.” – George Washington Carver

79. “We are not on this earth to accumulate victories, things, and experiences… but to be whittled and sandpapered until what’s left is who we truly are.” – Arianna Huffington


The best way to face life is to have a bright outlook and disposition. Complaining and whining will not do you any good or get you far in this life. I am hoping that these quotes I have compiled about life will inspire you to have a more optimistic point of view toward life.

Like many people, I seek some motivation and inspiration in the thoughts and words of others, but sometimes there is nobody there to listen to my stories and the only means available to help me get through are quotes. I made this compilation of my favorite quotes for they have played a big role in many aspects of my life, especially during times when I was broken and needed some perspective. I hope these quotes will also touch your hearts as you go through your life and that they bring you some insights and inspiration just like they did to me.