I love to compile quotes.

Every time I read a book, I save the best passages.

When life challenges me, I go through the quotes to stay strong and to remind myself that without the rain, there is no rainbow.

Here are the 30 short quotes about life that will inspire you:

“Life is ten percent what happens to you and ninety percent how you respond to it.” Lou Holtz

“What a wonderful life I’ve had! I only wish I’d realized it sooner.” – Colette

Recommended reading: The Importance Of Living In The Moment

“The obstacle is the path.” – Zen Proverb

“If you spend your whole life waiting for the storm, you’ll never enjoy the sunshine.” – Morris West

“If you are too busy to laugh, you are too busy.” – Proverb

“Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us.” – Earl Nightingale

“The purpose of life is a life of purpose.” – Robert Byrne

“The journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” – Lao Tzu

 “The starting point of all achievement is desire.” – Napolean Hill

 “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.“ – John D. Rockefeller

 “The best way out is always through.” -Robert Frost

 “Kind words can be short and easy to speak. But their echoes are endless.” – Mother Teresa

 “You must do the thing you think you cannot do.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

 “The grass is always greener where you water it.” – Unknown

 “Nothing is impossible; the word itself says ‘I’m possible’!” – Audrey Hepburn

 “To be the best, you must be able to handle the worst.” – Wilson Kanadi

 “Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.” – Napoleon Hill

 “The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.” – James Oppenheim

 “A man is not old until his regrets take the place of his dreams.” – John Barrymore

 “Change your thoughts and you change your world.” – Norman Vincent Peale

 “A mind is like a parachute, it doesn’t work if it isn’t open.” – Frank Zappa

“Life is a mirror and will reflect back to the thinker what he thinks into it.” – Ernest Holmes

“If you want the rainbow, you gotta’ put up with the rain.” – Dolly Parton

 “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving.” – Albert Einstein

 “Life is a journey, enjoy the ride.” – Patrick Ross

 “Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” – Theodore Roosevelt

 “I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been.” – Wayne Gretzky

 “The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.” – H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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