QUOTES including the word: "alive"
Sergei Yesenin:Whom shall I call on? Who will share with me The wretched happiness of staying alive?
Thornton Wilder:We can only be said to be alive in those moments when our hearts are conscious of our treasures.
Igor Luchenok:I will be happy if at least one or two of my songs stay alive. Then I will live as a composer.
John Updike:We are most alive when we're in love.
A. Modigliani:You are not alive unless you know you are living.
Henry Miller:I have no money, no resources, no hopes. I am the happiest man alive.
Ezra Pound:Properly, we should read for power. Man reading should be man intensely alive. The book should be a ball of light in one's hand.
Socrates:I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing
Jack London:There is an ecstasy that marks the summit of life, and beyond which life cannot rise. And such is the paradox of living, this ecstasy comes when one is most alive, and it comes as a complete forgetfulness that one is alive.
Sigmund Freud:Unexpressed emotions will never die. They are buried alive and will come forth later in uglier ways.”
cummings:Unbeing dead isn't being alive.
Kazantzakis:Life is trouble. Only death is not. To be alive is to undo your belt and look for trouble.
George Eliot:“It seems to me we can never give up longing and wishing while we are still alive. There are certain things we feel to be beautiful and good, and we must hunger for them.”
Washington:Labor to keep alive in your breast that little spark of celestial fire, called conscience.
Luther:To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.
Rilke:Only someone who is ready for everything, who doesn't exclude any experience, even the most incomprehensible, will live the relationship with another person as something alive and will himself sound the depths of his own being.
Karl Popper:Good tests kill flawed theories; we remain alive to guess again.
Marcus Aurelius:When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive, to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love.
van Gogh,Vincent:I often think that the night is more alive and more richly colored than the day.
Franz Kafka:Anyone who cannot come to terms with his life while he is alive needs one hand to ward off a little his despair over his fate... but with his other hand he can note down what he sees among the ruins.
Bernard Shaw:God is the hope, we all have inside us and keep us alive. God is the soul, or otherwise the energy we have inside us and help us to deal with everything in life.
God is the birth, a new life from nothing, from no existence to existence.