Fleeting Moments Quotes

Quotes tagged as "fleeting-moments" (showing 1-8 of 8)
“Music has the ability to express in the upbeat every brilliant aspect of existence, while on the downbeat convey the anguish that a human being experiences when apprehending the fleeting nature of time, and the mysterious torture of living and dying. Music stands alone in its ability to communicate the symbols and phases of life, both being and nonbeing.”
Kilroy J. Oldster, Dead Toad Scrolls

“I don't want fleeting friendships or relationships or passion in life, give me fleeting moments in coffee shops and walks by the water but I will never be satisfied with empty kinships that are fleeting & undecided. Those connections are what make us all human and I dare not settle my wild little heart for something of so little depth.”
Nikki Rowe

“On a motorcycle, I learned to let go of the vast uncertainty and focus instead on what is in front of me: the surface of the road and the curve of it, the vehicles in front and behind, the wind and the rain and the wildlife peeking out of the grass. There are times when I struggle to manage every last detail as it whips pat me, to hold on to past and present and future simultaneously, but they're not mine to understand, or control. I have to remind myself, again and again, that only this is mine: this moment, this heartbeat, this decision.”
Lily Brooks-Dalton, Motorcycles I've Loved: A Memoir

Sam Owen
“Anger usually only serves us, and even then, only very fleetingly.”
Sam Owen, 500 Relationships And Life Quotes: Bite-Sized Advice For Busy People

Kelseyleigh Reber
“It was the most fleeting time of day, and maybe that was why it was her favorite. Because if you blinked, if you closed your eyes or turned your head for even the briefest of moments, you might just miss it. And like most things in life, the transient, fleeting nature of the moment made it all the more special.”
Kelseyleigh Reber, If I Resist

“Great moments are ephemeral, like a lovely text message or viral twitter moment, but when lived, it's like looking through the eyes of humanity.”
Val Uchendu

Tarjei Vesaas
“Kanske vi träffas när du blivit vuxen. Gå nu och lägg dig och sov.”
Tarjei Vesaas, Spring Night

“Some things in life are like ice cream:
They’re only good for a while and then they melt.
The trick is enjoying it and making the most of it while it’s still ice cream.”