lives quotes

Wherever anything lives, there is, open somewhere, a register in which time is being inscribed.Henri Bergson

Testing of self is a regular part of our own lives, so it seems natural to make it a part of the lives of my characters, as well, albeit on a much different level.Terry Brooks

Loveliest of lovely things are they on earth that soonest pass away. The rose that lives its little hour is prized beyond the sculptured flower.William C. Bryant

The story of Ulysses and Agamemnon and Menelaus, of Jesus, of the Good Knight of Chaucer, lives in every one of us.James Lee Burke

We used to wonder where war lived, what it was that made it so vile. And now we realize that we know where it lives... inside ourselves.Albert Camus

We are, first of all, not solitary creatures and second of all, we are deeply embedded in the lives of others. It's very easy to forget that and to engage in an atomistic fallacy - where we think that all we have to do is study the individual components of a system in order to understand the system.Nicholas A. Christakis

There's something to be said for giving and helping to change people's lives.Steven A. Cohen

These martyrs of patriotism gave their lives for an idea.Schuyler Colfax

Bali is one of my favorite places in the world. In one of my past lives, I believe I was living on the island of Bali.Chip Conley

For everyone, there are those moments when you have great days with someone you wouldn't expect to. Then you have to go back to your real lives, but it makes an impression on you.Sofia Coppola

Long lives aren't natural. We forget that senior citizens are as much an invention as toasters or penicillin.Douglas Coupland

Our daily lives are so mundane, we get taken over by what is immediately in front of us and we don't see beyond that.Benedict Cumberbatch

I admit, I have a tremendous sex drive. My boyfriend lives forty miles away.Phyllis Diller

Children are not casual guests in our home. They have been loaned to us temporarily for the purpose of loving them and instilling a foundation of values on which their future lives will be built.James Dobson

We shouldn't any of us be afraid of teaching protective measures to save lives.Kyan Douglas

So I constantly play women who are damaged and out of touch, who are seeking without knowing, or knowing without the skills to transform their lives. But then, that's really the fate of many women today.Olympia Dukakis

I want to thank America. You opened your heart so I could enter. Thank you everybody who lives in the United States, who saw me grow into becoming a world champion.Roberto Duran

To be a good reporter, writing about war, you have to write about the people. It's not about the tanks or the RPGs or military strategy. It's always about the effect war has on civilians, on society, and how it disrupts and destroys lives.Janine di Giovanni

Even though we work in the same field, we have an intense private life away from our professional lives.Adrian Edmondson

I have one female fan. But she lives with me. I'm not aware of any others.Jesse Eisenberg