How many times do you remember having lying down on the rooftop, staring at a starry sky and ponder on life? The setting need not be alike, but pondering on life unlocks a greater dimension within the self and that is certainly alluring.
A human being originally intends to find the way back home, the source of everything and hence they find solace amid nature, hence insight on life and existence seems intriguing.
The inner-self ultimately seeks not wealth and possessions but peace for self and others. Knowingly unknowingly people are drawn to deep conversations of lives, like insects to a burning lamp in the dark.
Here, we’ve collected 20 saying on life by people who had touched our hearts through their own unique ways. While there is no rule that famous people will say better and infamous not, these quotes have a genuine element to inspire and stir change.
Take a look below:
“The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart”
– Helen Keller
“Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into”
– Wayne Dyer
“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘”What are you doing for others?”
– Martin Luther King Jr
“Be mindful of intention. Intention is the seed that creates our future.”
– Gautama Buddha
“Nothing can dim the light that shines from within”.
– Maya Angelou
“The will is not free – it is a phenomenon bound by cause and effect – but there is something behind the will which is free.”
– Swami Vivekananda
“Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. Go another mile!”
– Og Mandino
“I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.”
– Rabindranath Tagore
“We must be willing to let go of the life we have planned, so as to have the life that is waiting for us”
– E.M. Forster
“Sometimes life hits you in the head with a brick. Don’t lose faith.”
– Steve Jobs
“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one”.
– Dolly Parton
“Dead people receive more flowers than the living ones because regret is stronger than gratitude.”
– Anne Frank
“You have to keep breaking your heart until it opens”
“Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.”
“Our own self-realization is the greatest service you can render the world”
– Ramana Maharshi
“Relaxation comes only when there is no “must” in your life. Relaxation is not only of the body, it is not only of the mind, it is of your total being.”
“You talk when you cease to be at peace with your thoughts”
– Kahlil Gibran
“I do not fix problems. I fix my thinking. Then problems fix themselves”
“Sometimes, soulmates may meet, stay together until a task or life lesson is completed, and then move on. This is not a tragedy, only a matter of learning.”
– Brian Weiss
“Open your eyes, look within. Are you satisfied with the life you’re living?”
– Bob Marley
What do you think about the quotes? Which one do you find most relatable? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below.