Recently, I was hanging out with a few friends who are considerably younger than I, who haven’t fully ingested the fact that life doesn’t always go according to plan. In fact, life rarely mirrors our imaginings, which does not mean that we shouldn’t dream, plan and go after what we want. Nor does it mean that life isn’t absolutely fabulous.
It simply means that life is more a roller coaster ride than a smooth sailing happening. Life is a circular, not linear; and while you may have some amount of influence over the outcome, it is far from entirely under your control.
Therefore, if you want to be happy, you’ve really got to ‘let go’ and simply ‘be present’ and accepting of what is!
Here, from Janice Taylor, your Anti-Gravity Coach (that’s me), offers up…
…11 Life is to Be Lived Quotes that will help you to let go of excessive wishing and wanting what is not and live happily, in the moment.
Life isn’t meant to be lived perfectly…but merely to be LIVED. Boldly, wildly, beautifully, uncertainly, imperfectly, magically LIVED. – Mandy Hale
Life is not about how fast you run or how high you climb, but how well you bounce. – Vivian Komori
It is only when we realize that life is taking us nowhere that it begins to have meaning. – P.D. Ouspensky
Not a shred of evidence exists in favor of the idea that life is serious. – Brendan Gill
You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching,
Love like you’ll never be hurt,
Sing like there’s nobody listening,
And live like it’s heaven on earth. – William W. Purkey
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
A man’s life is interesting primarily when he has failed-I well know. For it’s a sign that he tried to surpass himself. – Georges Clemenceau
You live but once; you might as well be amusing. – Coco Chanel
All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better. – Ralph Waldo Emerson
The aim of life is self-development. To realize one’s nature perfectly – that is what each of us is here for. – Oscar Wilde
I think I’ve discovered the secret of life – you just hang around until you get used to it. – Charles Schulz
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