Some life lessons:

Life is like a taxi. The meter just keeps a-ticking whether you are getting somewhere or just standing still. — Lou Erickso

Life is a grindstone. Whether it grinds us down or polishes us up depends on us. — Thomas L. Holdcroft

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give. — Winston Churchill

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. — Gandhiji

Life is like riding a bicycle. You don’t fall off unless you plan to stop peddling.– Claude Pepper

It is not length of life, but depth of life. — Ralph Waldo Emerson

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it. — Anonymous

For a long time it had seemed to me that life was about to begin–real life. But there was always some obstacle in the way, something to be gotten through first, some unfinished business, time still to be served, a debt to be paid. Then life would begin. At last it dawned on me that these obstacles were my life.– Alfred D. Souza

Expecting life to treat you well because you are a good person is like expecting an angry bull not to charge because you are a vegetarian.– Shari R. Barr

Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well. — Josh Billings

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. — Anonymous

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint on it you can. — Danny Kaye

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.– Abraham Lincoln

Difficult times have helped me to understand better than before, how infinitely rich and beautiful life is in every way, and that so many things that one goes worrying about are of no importance whatsoever…– Isak Dinesen

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. — Albert Einstein

Attack life, it’s going to kill you anyway. — Steven Coallier

Never take life seriously. Nobody gets out alive anyways. — Anonymous