The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. —Eleanor Roosevelt

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The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.

ELEANOR ROOSEVELT

U.S. First Lady, diplomat, human rights activist

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Skyler from South Carolina OCTOBER 26, 2017
This quote by Eleanor Roosevelt is Very true and inspiring!!!!!!! What a true statement!! I LOVE THIS QUOTE!!!

Jeffrey from Jamaica JANUARY 25, 2017
Very inspiring, motivational, hinting at widening the scope of how we see life and view it's purposes.

zahir from Bangladesh FEBRUARY 15, 2016
true quotes for life purpose that inspire us.

Rosetta from Shillong JANUARY 28, 2016
Very true , so live life meaningfully

Joy from Northern Michigan JANUARY 27, 2016
A friend shared this with me the other day. So simple and at the same time profound.


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Sometimes its not the strength but gentleness that cracks the hardest shells. —Richard Paul Evans
We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving, and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing. —Louisa May Alcott
Does the sun ask itself, "Am I good? Am I worthwhile? Is there enough of me?" No, it burns and it shines. Does the sun ask itself, "What does the moon think of me? How does Mars feel about me today?" No it burns, it shines. Does the sun ask itself, "Am I as big as other suns in other galaxies?" No, it burns, it shines. —Andrea Dworkin
Motivation is when your dreams put on work clothes. —Benjamin Franklin
Falling down is part of life. Getting back up is living. —Anonymous
Respect is love in action. —Bangambiki Habyarimana
Be fearless in the pursuit of what sets your soul on fire. —Jennifer Lee
You may be whatever you resolve to be. Determine to be something in the world and you will be something. “I cannot,” never accomplished anything; "I will try,” has wrought wonders. —J. Hawes
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. —John Quincy Adams
Family is not an important thing. It's everything. —Michael J. Fox
A few simple tips for life: feet on the ground, head to the skies, heart open-quiet mind. —Rasheed Ogunlaru
A laugh is a smile that bursts. —Mary H. Waldrip
I think a hero is an ordinary individual who finds strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles. —Christopher Reeve
A person who has good thoughts cannot ever be ugly. You can have a wonky nose and a crooked mouth and a double chin and stick-out teeth, but if you have good thoughts they will shine out of your face like sunbeams and you will always look lovely. —Roald Dahl

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