There are moments in life when we’re pushed into thinking more deeply about life. Philosophers have pondered about life and its deep-seated questions for centuries. Here’s your dose of weekly motivation on what really matters. These quotes about living life will surely make you question your life priorities.

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10 Quotes About Living That'll Make You See Life Differently

10 Quotes About Living That Will Make You See Life Differently

1. Be Present

“Wherever you are, be all there.” – Jim Elliot

2. Our Life Story

“Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story.” – Cheryl Strayed

3. The Single Truth in Our Lives

“Note to self: None of us are getting of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an afterthought. Eat the delicious food. Walk in the sunshine. Jump in the ocean. Say the truth that you’re carrying in your heart like hidden treasure. Be silly. Be kind. Be weird. There’s no time for anything else.” – Nanea Hoffman

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4. Transitions and Your New Normal

“Times of transition are strenuous, but I love them. They are an opportunity to purge, rethink priorities, and be intentional about new habits. We can make our new normal anyway we want.” – Kristin Armstrong

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5. Success in Life

“To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children…to leave the world a better place…to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

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6. What Matters the Most

“The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.” – Carlos Castaneda

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7. Your Path

“The only way around is through.” – Robert Frost

8. Peaceful Living

“Worrying does not take away tomorrow’s troubles. It takes away today’s peace.”- Randy Armstrong

9. Self-Belief

“Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know that there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacles.” – Christian D. Larson

10. Your Future

“The future depends on what you do today” – Gandhi

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