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Quotes to Uplift your Life

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Quotes and Quotations by Topic

Laughter

When the green woods laugh with the voice of joy, And the dimpling stream runs laughing by; When the air does laugh with our merry wit, And the green hill laughs with the noise of it.

— Byron, Lord

Laughter is one of the very privileges of reason, being confined to the human species.

— Carlyle, Thomas

Laugh at your friends, and if your friends are sore; So much the better, you may laugh the more.

— Casanova, Giovanni G.

Life

How good is man’s life, the mere living! How fit to employ all the heart and the soul and the senses forever in joy!

— Browning, Robert

Life is a quarry, out of which we are to mold and chisel and complete a character.

— Butler, Samuel

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

— Carlyle, Thomas

Literature

In science, read, by preference, the newest works; in literature, the oldest. The classic literature is always modern.

— Bulwer-Lytton, Edward Robert

Love

It is ever the invisible that is the object of our profoundest worship. With the lover it is not the seen but the unseen that he muses upon.

— Bovee, Christian Nestell

When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

— Bowen, Elizabeth

Love is a great beautifier.

— Alcott, Louisa May

Whoso loves Believes the impossible.

— Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

If thou must love me, let it be for nought<

— Browning, Elizabeth Barrett

Love is energy of life.

— Browning, Robert

If you wish to be loved, show more of your faults than your virtues.

— Bulwer-Lytton, Edward Robert

‘Tis sweet to know there is an eye will mark our coming, and look brighter when we come.

— Byron, Lord

Yes, Love indeed is light from heaven; A spark of that immortal fire with angels shared, by Allah given to lift from earth our low desire.

— Byron, Lord

Let none think to fly the danger for soon or late love is his own avenger.

— Byron, Lord

‘Tis said of love that it sometimes goes, sometimes flies; runs with one, walks gravely with another; turns a third into ice, and sets a fourth in a flame: it wounds one, another it kills: like lightning it begins and ends in the same moment: it makes that fort yield at night which it besieged but in the morning; for there is no force able to resist it.

— Cervantes, Miguel de