27 Life is Too Short Quotes

27 life is too short quotes

Life can seem long or short depending on what you’re going through. When you’re happy, it can seem to go by quite quickly. When you’re sad, an hour can feel like days. It’s our perception of time that tends to skew the fact that life really is short and the older you get, the faster time seems to go.

Read these “life is too short” quotes to help you realize how valuable your time is. We can buy back almost anything we lose but time, once it’s gone, it’s gone. And once you run out of it, nothing you have will matter anyway.

“Life is too short to spend time with people who suck the happiness out of you.”

“Life’s too short to waste on hating people.”

“Life is too short to let someone make you miserable. Remember, someone can only make you unhappy if you give them the power to do so.”

“Life is too short to be anything but happy.”

“Since we don’t know when our last day is, your life can be much shorter than you think.”

“Don’t waste your time. Whatever it is you want to do with your life, do it now, before it’s too late.”

“Don’t wait. You never really know when too late is too late.”

“A day once gone will never return again. Make sure you make the best of each day.”

“Don’t worry about what others think of you because in the end, none of that will matter. Just live your life how you want to live it.”

“When we were young, we couldn’t wait to grow up. As we got older, how we wish time would slow down just a little.”

“Be patient and understanding. Life is too short to be vengeful or malicious.” – Phillips Brooks

“Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.” – Stephen Vincent BenĂ©t

“Live every day as if it were going to be your last; for one day you’re sure to be right.” – Harry Morant

“Don’t be fooled by the calendar. There are only as many days in the year as you make use of.” – Charles Richards

“Go for it now. The future is promised to no one.” – Wayne Dyer

“As you grow older, you’ll find the only things you regret are the things you didn’t do.” – Zachary Scott

“There comes a time in your life when you have to let go of all the pointless drama and the people who create it and surround yourself with people who make you laugh so hard that you forget the bad and focus solely on the good. After all life is too short to be anything but happy.” – Karl Marx

“We cannot waste time. We can only waste ourselves.” – George M. Adams

“Expect an early death – it will keep you busier.” – Martin H. Fischer

“Live as you will wish to have lived when you are dying.” – Christian Gellert

“Life can come and go by pretty quickly. Take the time to take it all in every now and then.”

“The wise man is one who figures out what’s most important to him in life, and then invests most of his time in whatever that is.”

“Life is too short. Grudges are a waste of perfect happiness. Laugh when you can. Apologize when you should and let go of what you can’t change.”

“Life is too short to worry about anything. You had better enjoy it because the next day promises nothing.” Eric Davis

“Life is too short to be little. Man is never so manly as when he feels deeply, acts boldly, and expresses himself with frankness and with fervor.” – Benjamin Disraeli

“I still find each day too short for all the thoughts I want to think, all the walks I want to take, all the books I want to read, and all the friends I want to see.” – John Burroughs

“Is life not a thousand times too short for us to bore ourselves?” – Friedrich Nietzsche

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