Quotes About Longevity

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Thomas Bernhard
“Whatever condition we are in, we must always do what we want to do, and if we want to go on a journey, then we must do so and not worry about our condition, even if it's the worst possible condition, because, if it is, we're finished anyway, whether we go on the journey or not, and it's better to die having made the journey we're been longing for than to be stifled by our longing.”
Thomas Bernhard, Concrete

Michael Bassey Johnson
“-We need more love, to supersede hatred, -We need more strength,
to resist our weaknesses,
-We need more inspiration,
to lighten up our innermind.
-We need more learning,
to erase our ignorance,
-We need more wisdom,
to live longer and happier,
-We need more truths, to suppress deceptions,
-We need more health,
to enjoy our wealth,
-We need more peace, to stay in harmony with our brethren
-We need more smiles,
to brighten up our day,
-We need more hero's, and not zero's,
-We need more change of ourselves, to change the lives of others,
-We need more understanding,
to tackle our misunderstanding,
-We need more sympathy,
not apathy,
-We need more forgiveness,
not vengeance,
-We need more humility to be lifted up,
-We need more patience and not undue eagerness,
-We need more focus, to avoid distraction,
-We need more optimism,
not pessimism
-We need more justice,
not injustice,
-We need more facts, not fiction,
-We need more education,
to curb illiteracy,
-We need more skills, not incompetence,
-We need more challenges,
to make attempts,
-We need more talents,
to create the extraordinary,
-We need more helping hands,
not stingy folks,
-We need more efforts,
not laziness,
-We need more jokes, to forget our worries, -We need more spirituality,
not mean religion,
-We need more freedom,
not enslavement,
-We need more peacemakers,
not revolutionaries...with these, we create an heaven on earth.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Lin Yutang
“The busy man is never wise and the wise man is never busy.”
Lin Yutang

Norman Rockwell
“The secret to so many artists living so long is that every painting is a new adventure. So, you see, they're always looking ahead to something new and exciting. The secret is not to look back.”
Norman Rockwell

Amaka Imani Nkosazana
“A man that knows your worth doesn't need to be told how to treat you. That's a given! You won't have to question his feelings, his motives, nor his intentions. How will I know? You ask. See, he will freely show you how he feels and prove it consistently. If you're settling for anything less than what you deserve. Then, maybe you don't even know your worth.”
Amaka Imani Nkosazana, Sweet Destiny

Arthur Conan Doyle
“There is a danger there - a very real danger to humanity. Consider, Watson, that the material, the sensual, the worldly would all prolong their worthless lives. The spiritual would not avoid the call to something higher. It would be the survival of the least fit. What sort of cesspool may not our poor world become?”
Arthur Conan Doyle, The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes

Alison Larkin
“Longevity-and sanity. Eccentric old ladies on Harleys I can deal with.”
Alison Larkin, The English American

Shannon L. Alder
“Unless she scares the hell out of you, blows the cobwebs from your mind, scorches your heart with passion, melts your chains with goodness and lights a fire in your pants...then she is not the one.”
Shannon L. Alder

Jarod Kintz
“I want to live for a very, very long time, but it’s important that I take care of my body. When I am 851 years old, I don’t want to look it. No, I want to look 158.”
Jarod Kintz, Who Moved My Choose?: An Amazing Way to Deal With Change by Deciding to Let Indecision Into Your Life

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Though you can live for as much as you like, but your longevity is stupidity if you were leading a worthless life.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Jarod Kintz
“A writer must be a lifelong reader to be good. And if you want to be a great writer, I’d suggest trying to live a long life by reading the ingredients of the foods you buy.”
Jarod Kintz, 99 Cents For Some Nonsense

“I owe it all to chocolate and young men.”
Beatrice Wood

Jarod Kintz
“Most people have a list of 100 books to read before they die, or 100 places to visit. Not me. I have a list of 100 birthdays to see. No need to write them down, they're simply 50 through 150. Another list of mine is 100 people to meet before I die who look exactly like me, thanks to the miracle of cloning.”
Jarod Kintz, This Book is Not FOR SALE

Terry Pratchett
“Seven thousand years is just one day at a time”
Terry Pratchett, Pyramids

Michael Bassey Johnson
“Your enemies are not to be destroyed, grant them longevity to witness your success.”
Michael Bassey Johnson

Jarod Kintz
“I want my last 50 years on this earth to be amazing. Of course, I still want to have 150 years before those last 50 years begin.”
Jarod Kintz, $3.33

Isaac Asimov
“I wouldn't want [the people of Baleyworld] to live that long as a general thing. The pace of historical and intellectual advance would then become too slow. Those at the top would stay in power too long. Baleyworld would sink into conversation and decay - as your world has done.”
Isaac Asimov, Robots and Empire

Criss Jami
“There are 2 kinds of artists, essentially: those who want to make something popular, and those who want to make something dignified. But then there is still that rare hybrid case, and perhaps by that unintentional stroke of genius, in which one's work uncontrollably becomes both popular and dignified yet beyond its time.”
Criss Jami

“Old dogs lives longer by learning new tricks”
Constance Chuks Friday

“An old dog lives longer when it learns new tricks”
Constance Chuks Friday

“An old dog lives longer by learning new tricks”
Constance Chuks Friday

“Some leaves hang on longer but eventually they all fall.”
Marty Rubin

“If love is blind; Teach it braille !”
Merlana Krishna Raymond

“The longevity of success depends on how well you manage your breakthroughs”
Constance Chuks Friday

J.R. Tompkins
“Writing is a lifelong disease.

Once contracted, the only prescription is to write constantly in whatever form to express your condition, in whatever construction to carry your words beyond you.”
J.R. Tompkins

“Our state of health or disease is really a reflection of the environment we all live in. And the environment we perceive.”
Darnell Houston

Eleanor Brownn
“You'd better make friends with Time, because sooner or later it will catch up with you.”
Eleanor Brownn

“Smile: Happiness Is Right Under Your Nose!”
Mary Anne Puleio, Smile: Happiness Is Right Under Your Nose!: How the Power of Your Smile Connects You to Happiness, Love, Longevity and Much More

“...people live longer when they decide to become passionately involved in something beyond themselves.”
Richard Foth, A Trip Around the Sun: Turning Your Everyday Life Into the Adventure of a Lifetime

“Any love that is solely based on physical beauty, is a stranger to longevity.”
Edmond Mbiaka

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