What is life?

You live and learn. At any rate, you live.

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What is life?

If one really wants to live, one has to know the death in oneself. Life is a succession of here and now, here and now, unceasing concentration in the here and now. People who worry about the future or the past don't understand that hey are worrying about an illusion.

--Taisen Deshimaru

What is life?

Water is life.

Life is the miracle of turning bananas into human beings.

The very basis of life is awareness. You know that you are alive only because you are aware.

Desire is life.


What is life?

Life is about making choices(S), choices(E) and choices(I).

--unknown source

What is life?

P.D.MaxLean called these basic brain mechanisms the four Fs: "feeding, fighting, fleeing and ... the performance of sexual activities." As can easily be recognized, these activities are vitally necessary for the physical survival of the individual and the species.

--Erich Fromm

What is life?

One of the extraordinary things about life is the sort of places it’s prepared to put up with living.


What is life?

The eternal combat between man's spiritual freedom and his inward and outward destiny is what intrinsically makes up his life.

--Viktor E. Frank

What is life?

Life is not anything; it is only the opportunity for something.