Life Takes Me Famous Quotes & Sayings

List of top 100 famous quotes and sayings about life takes me to read and share with friends on your Facebook, Twitter, blogs.

Top 100 Life Takes Me Quotes

#1. There are mornings on this road trip as the early light gathers itself, something quite unexpected happens. My camera pushes me aside and takes on a life of it's own, conspiring with nature and becoming a veritable paintbrush. I'd like to take credit for the end result, but I know it would be a lie. - Author: Stephen Braxton Thompson
Life Takes Me Quotes #1105029
#2. The most fascinating thing to me about your letter is that buried beneath all the anxiety and sorrow and fear and self-loathing, there's arrogance at its core. It presumes you should be successful at twenty-six, when really it takes most writers much longer to get there. - Author: Cheryl Strayed
Life Takes Me Quotes #1303632
#3. I almost hate to say this, but I am the happiest I have ever been in my life," she told me. "Sometimes it takes going through something so awful to realize the beauty that is out there in this world." Brain - Author: Sheryl Sandberg
Life Takes Me Quotes #1284549
#4. The simple facts of Chadian life - what it takes to survive in that kind of climate with nothing but a hut and some animals - stunned me. And this made me realize, perhaps for the first time, how easy my life was compared to those of people in less privileged societies. - Author: Alex Honnold
Life Takes Me Quotes #1269072
#5. I've been wanting to sing for a long time. I've been singing all my life, and I've tried different record companies, but it seemed like - it was such a struggle and so hard to get out there. So, I said, 'I'm gonna go on American Idol and see how far it takes me.' - Author: Fantasia Barrino
Life Takes Me Quotes #1240530
#6. I don't want to be the passively alert vegetable in the corner that takes in everything but can't communicate, which I think would suck a lot of life out of my family without giving very much to me. - Author: Tony Judt
Life Takes Me Quotes #1211427
#7. You make mistakes, but I don't have any regrets. I'm the kind of person who takes responsibility for it and deals with it. I learn from everything I do. I work very hard, I have so many things going on in my life. Get to know me and see who I am. - Author: Kim Kardashian
Life Takes Me Quotes #1207459
#8. Love is Chocolate The unprocessed kind. Dark. Bitter. But always with the promise of sweet perfection. All it takes is sugar- that certain someone's kiss, flavored with possibility. If Dani has taught me anything, it's that life is brimming with possibilities. Every single day brings choices. - Author: Ellen Hopkins
Life Takes Me Quotes #1201264
#9. My life has been a gift up to this point, and I've been blessed beyond my wildest imagination. And wherever this ride takes me is where I'm going. - Author: Sean Hannity
Life Takes Me Quotes #1196834
#10. Don't let me hear you say life takes you nowhere, angel. - Author: David Bowie
Life Takes Me Quotes #1185490
#11. Life has now taught me that love for things, like all unrequited love, takes its toll in the long run. - Author: Adolfo Bioy Casares
Life Takes Me Quotes #1164207
#12. The Red God takes what is his, lovely girl. And only death may pay for life. You saved me and the two I was with. You stole three deaths from the Red God. We have to give them back. Speak three names and the man will do the rest. Three lives I will give you - no more, no less, and we're done. - Author: George R R Martin
Life Takes Me Quotes #1163766
#13. Nobody in real life ever takes me seriously. - Author: Jane Haddam
Life Takes Me Quotes #1148722
#14. We're programmed to believe that time is the enemy, that it takes away from us or that it diminishes us. I have found that it's done the opposite to me. Life is in perfect balance. It's just that our perception of it isn't. - Author: Queen Rania Of Jordan
Life Takes Me Quotes #1343564
#15. A friend of mine once told me a month is about how long it takes to begin seeing another person as another person instead of a character making a cameo appearance in your life - Author: Katie Heaney
Life Takes Me Quotes #1063655
#16. Once again, life had a lesson to teach me: It takes years to build up, it takes moments to destroy. - Author: Haruki Murakami
Life Takes Me Quotes #1022269
#17. Since I started acting, I always or often find work takes precedence with me. And that is not necessarily a great rule for life. - Author: Chiwetel Ejiofor
Life Takes Me Quotes #1012467
#18. In the decisive moment I won the victory over myself. I chose to live. And believe me, it takes courage to choose life under those circumstances. - Author: Henrik Ibsen
Life Takes Me Quotes #982745
#19. I can bat in the morning, afternoon, evening, night, on ice, desert, wherever and whenever. It is almost nirvana for me. It takes me away from the stresses of life. - Author: Gautam Gambhir
Life Takes Me Quotes #968101
#20. Being truthful is a necessity because when I'm not being truthful it takes a toll on me. I don't have any room for it in my life. I don't have an across-the-board opinion on honesty in relationships. But for me, personally, it's paramount. - Author: Dax Shepard
Life Takes Me Quotes #934019
#21. You have fire, you have soul. Your strength and resilience amaze me. Your gentleness and kindness humble me. Your beauty takes my breath away. If I could have only one thing in this life, it would be you. - Author: Sarah Castille
Life Takes Me Quotes #929234
#22. Takes birth in me,
also, dies in debris.
I am a Potpourri.

A mix of dead petals,
effusing divine fragrance.
Walking on the journey,
of controversy.

I am a Potpourri. - Author: Jasleen Kaur Gumber
Life Takes Me Quotes #889214
#23. There are filmmakers like me in different parts of the world that have a story they want to tell, and it's a story that comes out of a certain historical reality within their own life. Then you get committed all the way and however long it takes, stay very committed. - Author: Haile Gerima
Life Takes Me Quotes #879753
#24. I've never liked watching real-life couples play couples onscreen or onstage. It takes me out of the story. - Author: Antonio Banderas
Life Takes Me Quotes #870311
#25. Maybe ... in a way, this coffee reminds me of something. Maybe ... maybe only a philosopher or a mad man would make this connection, but it's a little like life. I mean it's powerful going down and that doesn't even take into account the aftertaste, which really takes getting used to. - Author: Bette Greene
Life Takes Me Quotes #839505
#26. Anything that dims my vision of Christ, or takes away my taste for Bible study, or cramps my prayer life, or makes Christian work difficult, is wrong for me, and I must, as a Christian, turn away from it. - Author: J. Wilbur Chapman
Life Takes Me Quotes #1587581
#27. Of all the people around me, you know best that it takes two to complete a story; it always does - Author: Refaat Alareer
Life Takes Me Quotes #1859536
#28. If you ask me, it's all that schooling. It takes the fun out of life, being cooped up like that day after day ... Books, now that's different. There's nothing like a book to keep you company of a long voyage. - Author: Elizabeth George Speare
Life Takes Me Quotes #1845102
#29. When you take the sires of the cage apart, you do not hurt the bird, but you help it. You let it out of its prison. How do you you know that death does not help me when it takes the wires of my cage down?-that it does not release me, and put me into some better place and better condition of life? - Author: Randolph Sinks Foster
Life Takes Me Quotes #1842353
#30. My main goal in life is to just be happy. I don't compromise my happiness for anything. If I find what makes me happy I'm going to do that. That's really going with the flow of life. As far as like the mainstream stuff, if my destiny takes me there and I end up going that route, then that's fine. - Author: Jhene Aiko
Life Takes Me Quotes #1824552
#31. I keep moving through time and time keeps moving through me. And through that process, life takes shape. The question is what shape it is. I'm not the first person to ask that question, or to see how absurd it is to think there's a real answer. Maybe life's a circle ... - Author: Questlove
Life Takes Me Quotes #1819761
#32. GRIEF TAUGHT ME TO LIVE NUMB. Death takes more than just the one life. It thieves tiny particles from the ones left behind until you feel only half alive. - Author: Kennedy Ryan
Life Takes Me Quotes #1742525
#33. I try to live my life like my father lives his. He always takes care of everyone else first. He won't even start eating until he's sure everyone else in the family has started eating. Another thing: My dad never judges me by whether I win or lose. - Author: Ben Roethlisberger
Life Takes Me Quotes #1737722
#34. Thanks to his willingness to face me, my life takes shape, my path evolves. - Author: Georges St-Pierre
Life Takes Me Quotes #1678436
#35. When life takes me on a new journey, I simply remember the smile my first ballet recital put on my face and I move forward. - Author: Andrea Thompson
Life Takes Me Quotes #1655859
#36. People say, 'You're still breast-feeding, that's so generous.' Generous, no! It gives me boobs and it takes my thighs away! It's sort of like natural liposuction. I'd carry on breast-feeding for the rest of my life if I could. - Author: Helena Bonham Carter
Life Takes Me Quotes #1638530
#37. That is how prison is tearing me up inside. It hurts every day. Every day takes me further from my life. - Author: Jack Henry Abbott
Life Takes Me Quotes #1625449
#38. The sky is the limit. I'm just following where life takes me. It's been an incredible journey. - Author: Christina Aguilera
Life Takes Me Quotes #1596042
#39. My art takes birth when my loneliness becomes my companion ... when I take lives and deaths much personally and work when others play. When I meet myself and find that the truth of life is not the dream of tender age ... but the fire within me that creates the work of art. - Author: Jeet Aulakh
Life Takes Me Quotes #806494
#40. Tooting my own horn is of no interest to me ... it takes you away from real life. It's a waste, and I don't find a need to sing my own praises. - Author: Paul Stanley
Life Takes Me Quotes #1517439
#41. I have a body too young and a mind full of years. Everything in me has witnessed its own ending. I have lived through nightmares and perished in blissful dreams. What all that's left - eats me from within but still melts me from without, and that is where my humility takes birth. - Author: Akif Kichloo
Life Takes Me Quotes #1499495
#42. Jesus says, "No one takes My life from Me. I lay it down" (John 10:18). - Author: Matt Chandler
Life Takes Me Quotes #1468305
#43. Like a good song, life has verses, the goliards had taught me. Each verse has to be sung. It takes all of them to make a song. It is the entire chanson you name, but when you think of it, when you smile, it is a favorite verse that delights your ears. - Author: James Patterson
Life Takes Me Quotes #1458250
#44. It depends on the book and what else is going on during my life, but it usually takes me about six months to write and revise the first draft. - Author: Janette Rallison
Life Takes Me Quotes #1445255
#45. To write an album takes so much focus and selfish time, to just write and think about your life. For me. Maybe not for other people. - Author: Gwen Stefani
Life Takes Me Quotes #1414170
#46. I could have built the Pyramids with the effort it takes me to cling on to life and reason. - Author: Franz Kafka
Life Takes Me Quotes #1412757
#47. Email is a wonderful thing for people whose role in life is to be on top of things. But not for me; my role is to be on the bottom of things. What I do takes long hours of studying and uninterruptible concentration. - Author: Donald Knuth
Life Takes Me Quotes #1390693
#48. As the baby boomers like me are retiring and getting ready to retire, they will spend whatever it takes - and they're the wealthiest generation in our country - to make themselves live an enjoyable life in their retirement years. - Author: David Rubenstein
Life Takes Me Quotes #1366268
#49. Things happen for a reason. We'll see where life takes me from here. - Author: Buddy Rice
Life Takes Me Quotes #1366265
#50. College is a time in life where you get to know yourself as a player on the pitch and off the pitch. My coaches at USF were instrumental in making me understand the discipline it takes to succeed at the next level. Those were four special years for me. - Author: Jeff Cunningham
Life Takes Me Quotes #1349572
#51. I didn't take the decision [to get married] lightly. I ventured into it realistically. But life takes you places you wouldn't have expected. I'm really content with what was in the cards for me. - Author: Mandy Moore
Life Takes Me Quotes #292543
#52. Everyone takes a turn, and when it gets to me, I shout out what Jewish people say at times like this: "L'chaim!"

"It means 'to life,'" I explain. And as I say it, I think that maybe this is what I was saying a prayer for back in the cathedral. To life. - Author: Gayle Forman
Life Takes Me Quotes #544878
#53. No matter where life takes me, you'll find me with a smile. Presumed to be happy, always laughing like a child. I never thought life could be this sweet! It's got me cheesing from cheek to cheek! - Author: Mac Miller
Life Takes Me Quotes #538759
#54. The sweetness and generosity and politeness and gentleness and humanity of the French had shown me how lovely life can be if one takes time to be friendly. - Author: Julia Child
Life Takes Me Quotes #531864
#55. You know, Chihiro, darling- all it takes is one little wrong step and you end up feeling frustrated your whole life, like me. - Author: Banana Yoshimoto
Life Takes Me Quotes #514951
#56. Then tell me Mark, how can I do it? How do I watch her life fade everyday but not hurt? How do I continue to breath, when I know she takes one less breath everyday? Why Mark, Why is this happening to someone so precious? - Author: D. Love
Life Takes Me Quotes #510660
#57. I knew instinctively that it was the very hardness of life in the desert which drew me back there - it was the same pull which takes men back to the polar ice, to high mountains, and to the sea. - Author: Wilfred Thesiger
Life Takes Me Quotes #505149
#58. A vast percentage of the human race is literally not wired neurologically to get irony. Well more than half of humanity takes life at face value, which is to me terrifying. - Author: Douglas Coupland
Life Takes Me Quotes #465726
#59. No body takes you serious until you start making a threat - Author: Just Me
Life Takes Me Quotes #464964
#60. In my personal life, I will do whatever it takes to make a situation comfortable if I sense - if I'm talking to someone [and] I sense there's a silence, I'll try to fill that gap. It makes me very anxious when things get uncomfortable. - Author: Nathan Fielder
Life Takes Me Quotes #402938
#61. Helplessness is such a rotten feeling. There's nothing you can do about it. Being helpless is like being paralyzed. It's sickness. The cure calls for a monumental effort to stand up and start walking somewhere, anywhere. But that takes some doing. - Author: Chuck Barris
Life Takes Me Quotes #369932
#62. Love demands everything, they say, but my love demands only this: that no matter what happens or how long it takes, you'll keep faith in me, you'll remember who we are, and you'll never feel despair. - Author: Ann Brashares
Life Takes Me Quotes #361398
#63. Into the silence rips a sound that makes me let go of Max's hand and cover my ears. It is like the strafe of a bullet, nails on a chalkboard, promises being broken. It's a note I have never heard - this chord of pure pain - and it takes a moment to realize it is coming from me. - Author: Jodi Picoult
Life Takes Me Quotes #352001
#64. It takes tremendous will to compete in any athletic endeavor, so it meant going to bed early and getting my homework done in advance. I had to sacrifice things, like a social life, to be a skater at 15. But I loved skating so much that it was worth everything to me. - Author: Vera Wang
Life Takes Me Quotes #561406
#65. I was very lucky. Things happened, both bad and good, but I never got into real, deep trouble. But it wore me down. By the time I was 18, I was done. I didn't want to live the life any more. I needed to develop past the point that busking takes you to. - Author: Madeleine Peyroux
Life Takes Me Quotes #270356
#66. a poem written for someone special to me, but a woman who I can't be with all the time due to where we are in life right now. Through the distance love can still survive, it just takes a little hard work and stubbornness at time. - Author: Robert Zimmermann
Life Takes Me Quotes #265561
#67. Forever. Mine. With me. Wherever life takes us. I want my life to be with you. Marry me, Maren. - Author: Maya Banks
Life Takes Me Quotes #235069
#68. I spend plenty of time in London and it doesn't scare me, but it's a lonely place, even if you've got friends there. My job takes me all around the world, meeting lots of interesting people. But I think if I couldn't get home, if I couldn't get back to what I consider my real life I'd be frightened. - Author: Shirley Henderson
Life Takes Me Quotes #228014
#69. I think of how life takes unexpected twists and turns, sometimes through sheer happenstance, sometimes through calculated decisions. In the end, it can all be called fate, but to me, it is more a matter of faith. - Author: Emily Giffin
Life Takes Me Quotes #191947
#70. All of life is faith. Just because something has a label doesn't mean it's always going to match the inside. Trust me. Sometimes it takes more faith to believe the label. - Author: Tara Sue Me
Life Takes Me Quotes #174844
#71. Everything takes me longer than I expect. It's the sad truth about life. - Author: Donna Tartt
Life Takes Me Quotes #149253
#72. AFFIRM TO YOURSELF
I believe in the way life works. That which takes care of everything, even the creatures at the bottom of the sea, will take care of me too. - Author: Sirshree
Life Takes Me Quotes #129296
#73. There is no weakness in crying. If we do not sorrow over what hurts us, how do we ever go past it? I have shed many a tear myself, Barbara Devane, over what life has brought me. Compassion can come from great pain, if you allow it. But compassion takes courage. Bitterness is easier. - Author: Karleen Koen
Life Takes Me Quotes #105929
#74. In life's small things be resolute and great To keep thy muscle trained; Know'st thou when Fate Thy measure takes, or when she'll say to thee, "I find thee worthy; do this deed for me?" - Author: James Russell Lowell
Life Takes Me Quotes #84966
#75. So how exactly was I supposed to wrap my head around the whole thing? I wasn't entirely sure I could trust this guy. I mean, this was it? Really? My life ends and some creep in a grungy leather jacket takes me away? No, I couldn't accept that. -Jen - Author: Nessie Strange
Life Takes Me Quotes #64372
#76. All this was new to me. Life takes us by surprise and orders us to move towards the unknown - even when we don't want to and we think we don't need to. - Author: Paulo Coelho
Life Takes Me Quotes #707660
#77. In the West, for example, people believe they must 'pursue happiness' as if it were some kind of a flighty bird that is always out of reach. In the East, we believe we are born with happiness and one of life's important takes, my mother told me, is to protect it. - Author: Le Ly Hayslip
Life Takes Me Quotes #803031
#78. So many people condemn me for risk taking, but I find it sort of hypocritical because everybody takes risks. Even the absence of activity could be viewed as a risk. If you sit on the sofa for your entire life, you're running a higher risk of getting heart disease and cancer. - Author: Alex Honnold
Life Takes Me Quotes #778978
#79. You'll always be home with me. And home for me is wherever you are. No matter where life takes us, as long as we're together, it's all I'll ever ask for. - Author: Maya Banks
Life Takes Me Quotes #764323
#80. I don't think I could have tackled 'The Pura Principle' until now. It takes me about twenty years to come to term with any difficult period in my life, to get enough of a grasp on it to fictionalize it. - Author: Junot Diaz
Life Takes Me Quotes #753193
#81. Since that day there is nothing anyone could ever say to convince me that one person cannot change a nation. One person can do unbelievable things. All it takes is that one person who's willing to risk everything to make it happen. - Author: Sam Childers
Life Takes Me Quotes #741062
#82. No matter where life takes me. Find me with a smile. - Author: Mac Miller
Life Takes Me Quotes #738807
#83. A voice called out after me, 'life takes us on many divergent paths, and yet we shall meet one more time! Not in the flesh, but in the sun, man's home - Author: Adriana Koulias
Life Takes Me Quotes #737633
#84. Work takes me away from my wife, Sue, and my life in Santa Barbara. - Author: Jeff Bridges
Life Takes Me Quotes #732475
#85. The combination of a healthy body and a stable relationship with a self-reliant woman who takes zero shit from me or anyone else has made the continuity of my working life possible. - Author: Stephen King
Life Takes Me Quotes #727748
#86. My life takes me all over the world, and I know how hard that can be on a relationship. - Author: Drew Barrymore
Life Takes Me Quotes #722480
#87. What experience has shown me is that it takes your life to become an artist. - Author: Eric Fischl
Life Takes Me Quotes #716593
#88. To think that my heart and my words and my music saved somebody's life, it takes a while to just sink in with me. But it proves to me that music is powerful. - Author: Josh Turner
Life Takes Me Quotes #709502
#89. The sea, the majestic sea, breaks everything, crushes everything, cleans everything, takes everything ... from me - Author: Corinne Bailey Rae
Life Takes Me Quotes #792
#90. I strike the ground with the soles of my feet and life rises up my legs, spreads up my skeleton, takes possession of me, drives away distress and sweetens my memory. The world trembles. - Author: Isabel Allende
Life Takes Me Quotes #698447
#91. My job takes up many daylight hours, it wakes me in the still of night and fills my head with ghosts and monsters but I love it, telling stories is what I was born to do. - Author: Ken Scott
Life Takes Me Quotes #698384
#92. Writing is a way of getting at the things most people would prefer to escape. Writing takes me to the center of life. That's my invitation to my readers as well. - Author: Steven Millhauser
Life Takes Me Quotes #681347
#93. Reading has always been a major part of my life. It has broadened my world and taken me to places I would otherwise have never seen. Now that I am a hundred years old (this September) it still takes me to the outside world I can no longer visit. - Author: Phyllis A. Whitney
Life Takes Me Quotes #674488
#94. If you're going to be an artist, all life is your subject. And all your experience is part of your art. A youngster told me recently that he was going to give himself a year to see if he has talent. A year! It takes a lifetime to see if you have it. Painting is total engagement. - Author: Ben Shahn
Life Takes Me Quotes #663828
#95. I have written a memoir here and there, and that takes its own form of selfishness and courage. However, generally speaking, I have no interest in writing about my own life or intruding in the privacy of those around me. - Author: Peter Carey
Life Takes Me Quotes #660517
#96. It's funny when you write a song - it's easy for me now - but there's almost a second stage where you take control of the song. You start writing it, and if you're not careful, it just finishes itself and it might not be what you wanted. It's very strange, it takes over itself. It has its own life. - Author: Kate Bush
Life Takes Me Quotes #629357
#97. I know I've loved you since I took my first breath on this earth. I've been waiting for you my whole life, and I will love you even after this world takes me. - Author: Alexa Riley
Life Takes Me Quotes #619742
#98. Short stories are wonderful and extremely challenging, and the joy of them, because it only takes me three or four months to write, I can take more risks with them. It's just less of your life invested. - Author: Anthony Doerr
Life Takes Me Quotes #607906
#99. Evelyn looks at me with purpose. "Do you understand what I'm telling you? When you're given an opportunity to change your life, be ready to do whatever it takes to make it happen. The world doesn't give things, you take things. If you learn one thing from me, it should probably be that. - Author: Taylor Jenkins Reid
Life Takes Me Quotes #591103
#100. Failure is another emotion I cannot stand to feel, because in adult life I have conditioned myself not to fail at anything. Failure takes me straight back to the feelings of worthlessness I grew up with as a stammering, reclusive little boy. - Author: Jake Wood
Life Takes Me Quotes #578563

Famous Authors

Popular Topics