The chief lesson I have learned in a long life is that the only way you can make a man trustworthy is to trust him; and the surest way to make him untrustworthy is to distrust him.
If you want to live a long life, focus on making contributions .
You can live to be a hundred if you give up all the things that make you want to live to be a hundred.
The ingredients of health and long life, are great temperance, open air, easy labor, and little care.
There is only one difference between a long life and a good dinner: that, in the dinner, the sweets come last.
The art is long, life is short
Devoutly to be wish'd. To die, to sleep; To sleep, perchance to dream—For in that sleep of death what dreams may come,When we have shuffled off this mortal coil, Must give us pause, there's the respect, That makes calamity of so long life
Our life contains a thousand springs,
And dies if one be gone.
Strange! that a harp of thousand strings
Should keep in tune so long.
Why hope to live a long life if we're only going to fill it with self-absorption, body maintenance and image repair? When we die, do we want people to exclaim 'She looked ten years younger,' or do we want them to say 'She lived a great life'?
Shall I compare thee to a summer day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate... When in eternal lines to time thou growst So long as men can breathe or eyes can see, So long lives this, and this gives life to thee.
So long as men can breathe, or eyes can see, So long lives this, and this gives life to thee.
O excellent! I love long life better than figs.
Veganism gives us all the opportunity to say what we "stand for" in life- the ideal of healthy, humane living. Add decades to your life, with a clear conscience as a bonus.
The secret to so many artists living so long is that every painting is a new adventure. So, you see, they're always looking ahead to something new and exciting. The secret is not to look back.
The only way to make a man trustworthy is to trust him.
When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Get around people who have something of value to share with you. Their impact will continue to have a significant effect on your life long after they have departed.
The key to success is dedication to life-long learning.
There appears to exist a greater desire to live long than to live well! Measure by man's desires, he cannot live long enough; measure by his good deeds, and he has not lived long enough; measure by his evil deeds, and he has lived too long.
I don’t envision a long life for myself. Like, I think my life will run out before my work does, y’know? I’ve designed it that way.
If you're respectful by habit, constantly honoring the worthy, four things increase: long life, beauty, happiness, strength.
Citizenship is the chance to make a difference to the place where you belong.
We're supposed to lose our friends to time, at an age when we're ready to agree to the terms of having lived a long life. Not now.
Evading responsibility can lead to a life long pattern of criminal behavior.
I felt more than ever the necessity of my mission. But I went home out of spirits, I hardly know why. I must work by myself all life long.
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