Life Lessons Sayings and Quotes

This journey called life is never short of teachable moments and life lessons. We live. We learn. Rinse. Repeat. Life experiences are like little breadcrumbs of wisdom, equipping us for the next curveball or unexpected turn. Below you’ll find a curated collection of the best wise, inspirational, and humorous life lessons quotes and sayings.


If you insist on being determined by the past, that’s your game, but the fact of the matter is it all starts right now.     

Alan Watts

Life is perhaps most wisely regarded as a bad dream between two awakenings, and every day is a life in miniature.     

Chu-Yin

Art and religion first; then philosophy; lastly science. That is the order of the great subjects of life, that’s their importance.      

Murial Spark

The human crowd has been the lesson of my life. I can come to it with the born timidity of the poet, with the fear of the timid, but once I am in its midst, I feel transfigured. I am part of the essential majority, I am one more leaf on the great human tree.     

Pablo Neruda