life quotes

If you look at my life, generally, I've been put in situations which were difficult and which I conquered.Madeleine Albright

I know that war is very cruel and that life is harder when you aren't able to live in the place you called home.Madeleine Albright

I spent my life studying communism and Soviet systems.Madeleine Albright

Life is grim, and we don't have to be grim all the time.Madeleine Albright

The greatest thrill in my life was to represent the United States of America.Madeleine Albright

The less routine the more life.Amos Bronson Alcott

Thought means life, since those who do not think so do not live in any high or real sense. Thinking makes the man.Amos Bronson Alcott

We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing.Louisa May Alcott

It's really clear to me that you can't hang onto something longer than its time. Ideas lose certain freshness, ideas have a shelf life, and sometimes they have to be replaced by other ideas.Alan Alda

After a while I started to think of that as an image of something that went a lot deeper than the dead dog, which is you can't bring back anything to life.Alan Alda

It's not an epitaph. I felt I could look back at my life and get a good story out of it. It's a picture of somebody trying to figure things out. I'm not trying to create some impression about myself. That doesn't interest me.Alan Alda

The same characters that keep reappearing, bigger than life, find their own integrity in doing what they do the way they do it, even if it causes their own deaths.Robert Aldrich

I don't think violence on film breeds violence in life. Violence in life breeds violence in films.Robert Aldrich

I came to dedicate my life to opening space to the average person and crafting designs for new spaceships that could take us far from home. But since Apollo ended, such travels were only in our collective memory.Buzz Aldrin

I've led a life of such structured discipline and always had a goal in mind of knowing what I was doing, from West Point to the Air Force combat, MIT, looking for new things to study and get involved in. And then I got into the space program, and how disciplined can you get?Buzz Aldrin

Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor.Sholom Aleichem

The International Brigades and the British volunteers were, numerically, only a small part of the Republican forces, but nearly all had accepted the need for organization and order in civilian life.Bill Alexander

To work our way towards a shared language once again, we must first learn how to discover patterns which are deep, and capable of generating life.Christopher Alexander

To seek the timeless way we must first know the quality without a name. There is a central quality which is the root criterion of life and spirit in a man, a town, a building, or a wilderness. This quality is objective and precise, but it cannot be named.Christopher Alexander

The more living patterns there are in a place - a room, a building, or a town - the more it comes to life as an entirety, the more it glows, the more it has that self-maintaining fire which is the quality without a name.Christopher Alexander