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My Favorite Quotes - For Fun or Love or Just To Live By

Updated on January 6, 2012

Inspirational Life Quotes Be They Funny, Favorites, For Love or for Life

Life gets pretty serious at times, filled with stress and everyday stuff, and so we as humans often look for ways to relieve that stress without having to resort to extreme measures.

One of the things I like to do is read inspiring short quotes that give me food for thought, or give me a laugh to lighten my way.

I would like to share with you some of my favorites - whether they be Bible quotes, funny sayings, friendship quotes, life quotes or favorite love quotes, there will be something here that will bring a smile to your lips or warm your heart or hopefully inspire you...

So without further ado, for your pleasure... read on...

Bible Quotes

Quotes To Live By

Here are some of my most favorite quotes from the Bible. They are intended to be inspirational, encouraging and comforting.

Philippians 4 v 8:

...Fix your thoughts on what is true and honorable and right. Think about things that are pure and lovely and admirable. Think about things that are excellent and worthy of praise. (New Living Translation)

Psalm 145 v 8+9

The Lord is kind and merciful,

slow to get angry,full of unfailing love.

The Lord is good to everyone.

He showers compassion on all His


Proverbs 10 v 12

Hatred stirs up quarrels, but love covers all offenses.

Proverbs 11 v 17

Your own soul is nourished when you are kind,

but you destroy yourself when you are cruel.

Proverbs 11 v 24, 25 + 27

It is possible to give freely and become more wealthy,

but those who are stingy will lose everything.

The generous prosper and are satisfied;

those who refresh others will themselves be refreshed.

If you search for good, you will find favor;

but if you search for evil, it will find you!

Funny Quotes

And Funny Sayings

What a strange world this would be if we all had the same sense of humor.

- Bern Williams

Anyone can do any amount of work, provided it isn't the work he is supposed to be doing at that moment.

- Robert Benchley

My formula for success?

Rise early, work late, strike oil!

- J. Paul Getty

More Funny Quotes - Laugh and The Whole World Laughs With you

They say that laughter is the best medicine... well, it is true. You cannot feel bad or stay down for long when you have a good laugh...

Life Quotes

Are Some Of The Best Quotes

Song of Joy

Dance like nobody's watching,

Love like you've never been hurt,

Sing like nobody's listening,

Live like it's heaven on earth.

- Mark Twain

A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd.

- Max Lucado "And The Angels Were Silent"

Never give in, never give in, never,never,never,never - in nothing, great or small, large or petty - never give in, except to convictions of honor and good sense.

- Winston Churchill.

What is success?

To laugh often and much;

To win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children;

To earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends;

To appreciate beauty; To find the best in others;

To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch

or a redeemed social condition;

To know even one life breathed easier because you have lived;

This is to have succeeded.

- Ralph Waldo Emerson

Quotes To Live By - More...

When you need a pick-me-up or something to get you going...

Some Of My Favorite Quotes ~

Are Friendship Quotes

The best things in life aren't things.

- Art Buchwald

To show a child what once delighted you, to find the child's delight added to your own - this is happiness.

- J. B. Priestley

Greater love has no man than this that he lay down his life for his friend.

- John 15 v 13

A real friend

is one who walks in

when the rest of the world

walks out.

- Walter Winchell

We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world,

and the best we can find in our travels

is an honest friend.

- Robert Louis Stevenson

Every Day Can Be Valentine's Day With My

Favorite Love Quotes

By night on my bed I sought him whom my soul loveth.

Bible - Song of Solomon

Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me?

Oscar Hammerstein II (in Cinderella)

Love has no fury as a woman scorned - Unknown.

Love is patient, love is kind.

It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.

It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered,

it keeps no records of wrongs.

- 1 Corinthians 13: 4-5

There is a land of the living and a land of the dead,

and the bridge is love.

- Thornton Wilder

Treasure the love that you receive above all.

It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished.

- Og Mandino

Inspirational Quotes - More...

Great books to uplift and inspire ...

My Favorite Quote

Where Do I Begin?

...all things are possible with God.

- Mark 10 v 27

What Type of Quotes Do It For You - - Funny or Serious?

Share with us what tickles your fancy or gets you inspired...

What kind of quotes are your favorites?

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