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Positive Quotes about Existence

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The life of inner peace,
being harmonious and without stress,
is the easiest type of existence.
- Norman Vincent Peale

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From wonder into wonder existence opens.
- Lao Tzu

Life is NOT "Supposed to be Fair."
Know that there is no single way that life is "supposed" to be.
Demanding that life meet our expectations
is a sure fire recipe for a miserable existence.
Life is a game with no rules.
Life just happens to us regardless of our best intentions.
Our only path to happiness lies in being open
to receiving whatever life throws at us -
with Gratitude. Have NO Expectations of life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Change is the essential process of all existence.
- Spock character in Star Trek

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Existence needs you.
Without you, something will be missing
in existence and nobody can replace it.
Thats what gives you dignity,
that the whole existence will miss you.
- Osho

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
- The Buddha

As soon as man does not take his existence for granted,
but beholds it as something
unfathomably mysterious, thought begins.
- Albert Schweitzer

 

If you have found your truth within yourself
there is nothing more in this whole existence to find.
- Osho

The only way to deal with an unfree world
is to become so absolutely free
that your very existence is an act of rebellion.
- Albert Camus

As far as we can discern,
the sole purpose of human existence
is to kindle a light in the darkness of mere being.
- Carl Jung

The sacred altar of all existence
is where we meet our ancestors
and our descendants yet unborn.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The heart is always right -
if there's a question of choosing between the mind and the heart -
because mind is a creation of the society.
It has been educated.
You have been given it by the society, not by existence.
The heart is unpolluted.
- Osho

Pay It Forward.
Gift future generations in proportion to your gratitude.
The nature of life is that we pay forward
our biological creation and nurture.
Our parents gift us with life and nurture,
and we gift our children with life and nurture.
While this much is essential to continued human existence,
choose to take "pay it forward" farther - much farther.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The things that have acquired unity are these:
Heaven by unity has become clear;
Earth by unity has become steady;
The Spirit by unity has become spiritual;
The Valley by unity has become full;
All things by unity have come into existence.
- Lao Tzu

When you open up to the ultimate,
immediately it pours into you.
You are no longer an ordinary human being -
you have transcended.
Your insight has become the
insight of the whole existence.
Now you are no longer separate -
you have found your roots.
- Osho

When you cry and weep,
when you are miserable,
you are alone.
When you celebrate,
the whole existence participates with you.
Only in celebration
do we meet the ultimate, the eternal.
Only in celebration
do we go beyond the circle of birth and death.
- Osho

What is a miracle? To some, it is an act of God.
To others, something amazing, extraordinary, or unexpected.
To me, Life is a miracle.
Everything that happens is a miracle.
There is no reason for me to exist as I do -
no reason for humanity, the universe, or the laws of Nature.
Energy, mass, gravity and the rest of existence
are all so improbable.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one.
Only the moment you reject all help are you freed.
- The Buddha

The highest education is that which
does not merely give us information
but makes our life in harmony with all existence.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Fate is nothing but the deeds committed
in a prior state of existence.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

We imagine that we want to escape our selfish and commonplace existence,
but we cling desperately to our chains.
- Anne Sullivan Macy

I believe in the compelling power of love.
I do not understand it.
I believe it to be the most fragrant blossom of all this thorny existence.
- Theodore Dreiser

Question with boldness even the existence of a God;
because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason,
than that of blind-folded fear.
- Thomas Jefferson

We are all born for love.
It is the principle of existence, and its only end.
- Benjamin Disraeli

If I had no family, my wife and I would lead a much
more romantic and nomadic existence.
- David McCallum

The basic fact about human existence is not that it is a tragedy,
but that it is a bore.
It is not so much a war as an endless standing in line.
- H. L. Mencken

The existence of an anthropomorphic
"Father-figure" deity is not impossible,
merely exceptionally improbable and illogical.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

With all our mastery over the powers of Nature we have
adhered to the view that the struggle for existence
is a permanent and necessary condition of life.
- Frederick Soddy

Studying anthropology, I developed a kind of holistic view of human existence,
in which the dichotomies you listed are all necessary
and vital aspects of life.
- Joan D. Vinge

Existence precedes and rules essence.
- Jean-Paul Sartre

May my soul bloom in love for all existence.
- Rudolf Steiner

She made the decision that her existence had lost its meaning.
And you cannot judge that.
- Jack Kevorkian

The work of art assumes the existence of the perfect spectator,
and is indifferent to the fact that no such person exists.
- E. M. Forster

It is as impossible for man to demonstrate the existence
of God as it would be for even Sherlock Holmes to demonstrate
the existence of Arthur Conan Doyle.
- Frederick Buechner

The existence of an area of free land,
its continuous recession, and the advance of American settlement,
explain American development.
- Frederick Jackson Turner

To advocate a New Order was to seek freedom and respect
for peoples without prejudice,
and to seek a stable basis for the existence all peoples,
equally, and free of threats.
- Hideki Tojo

Only in men's imagination does every truth find an
effective and undeniable existence.
Imagination, not invention, is the supreme master of art as of life.
- Joseph Conrad

But the issue is not only life and death but our existence
before God and our being judged by him.
All of us were sinners before him and worthy of condemnation.
- Hans Urs von Balthasar

Forests, lakes, and rivers, clouds and winds,
stars and flowers, stupendous glaciers and crystal snowflakes -
every form of animate or inanimate existence,
leaves its impress upon the soul of man.
- Orison Swett Marden

The mind of a human being is formed only of comparisons
made in order to examine analogies,
and therefore cannot precede the existence of memory.
- Giacomo Casanova

The very impossibility in which I find myself to prove that God is not,
discovers to me his existence.
- Voltaire

Much of what we see in America, what most people feel
has been progress and good things,
have been brought about by the existence of third parties.
- Peter Camejo

Culture is the tacit agreement to let the means of
subsistence disappear behind the purpose of existence.
Civilization is the subordination of the latter to the former.
- Karl Kraus

In this possibly terminal phase of human existence,
democracy and freedom are more than just ideals to be valued -
they may be essential to survival.
- Noam Chomsky

Progress is measured by richness and intensity of experience -
by a wider and deeper apprehension of the significance
and scope of human existence.
- Herbert Read

That whose existence is necessary must necessarily be one essence.
- Avicenna

At no period of our political existence had we so much
cause to felicitate ourselves at the prosperous and
happy condition of our country.
- James Monroe

Happiness is the only sanction of life;
where happiness fails,
existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.
- George Santayana

To be human is to keep rattling the bars of the cage of existence,
hollering, 'What's it for?'
- Robert Fulghum

We can come to look upon the deaths of our enemies
with as much regret as we feel for those of our friends,
namely, when we miss their existence as witnesses to our success.
- Arthur Schopenhauer

When I was planning Family Viewing, the Ontario Film
Development Corporation came into existence.
- Atom Egoyan

There are moments of existence when time and space are more profound,
and the awareness of existence is immensely heightened.
- Charles Baudelaire

It's the same thing that drives people to want to experience
sexual pleasure or have one too many drinks.
We all want to experience the other,
and to get out of our daily existence.
- Adam Arkin

In my plays I want to look at life -
at the commonplace of existence-as if we had just turned
a corner and run into it for the first time.
- Christopher Fry

When the French nation gradually came into existence
among the ruins of the Roman civilization in Gaul,
a new language was at the same time slowly evolved.
- Lytton Strachey

As the existence of a corps of professors of mathematics is peculiar to our navy,
as well as an apparent, perhaps a real,
anomaly, some account of it may be of interest.
- Simon Newcomb

Thought is more important than art.
To revere art and have no understanding of the process
that forces it into existence,
is finally not even to understand what art is.
- Amiri Baraka

It's not just for its influence on us,
but to know that we can play a part in it,
to understand the influence that we have outside our own existence.
- Siobhan Davies

We have overcome the notion that mathematical truths
have an existence independent and apart from our own minds.
It is even strange to us that such a notion could ever have existed.
- James Newman

If man limits himself to a satisfied animal existence,
and asks from life only what such an existence can give,
the higher values of life at once disappear.
- Christopher Dawson

Inject a few raisins of conversation into the tasteless dough of existence.
- O. Henry

Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream.
- Anatole France

We are part of a country that outshines those that
have gone before us and most of those in existence today.
- Stephen Ambrose

No one would choose a friendless existence on condition
of having all the other things in the world.
- Aristotle

In fact, there was general agreement that minds can
exist on nonbiological substrates and that algorithms
are of central importance to the existence of minds.
- Vernor Vinge

All the time I feel I must justify my existence.
- Prince Charles

Homo sapiens, the only creature endowed with reason,
is also the only creature to pin its existence on things unreasonable.
- Henri Bergson

It is possible to see the intermediate state between
lives as being in a way more important than incarnate existence.
- Stanislav Grof

What should I have known or written had I been a quiet,
mercantile politician or a lord in waiting? A man must travel,
and turmoil, or there is no existence.
- George Byron

Philosophy, most broadly viewed, is the critical survey
of existence from the standpoint of value.
- Sidney Hook

No person who denies the existence of a supreme being
shall hold any office under this Constitution.
- Michael Newdow


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