„Life is spent looking while never seeing“

Tweet Oct 02, 2009, 3:51AM https://twitter.com/basselsafadi/status/4549955344 at Twitter.com

Bassel Khartabil photo
Bassel Khartabil
ativista e preso político sírio 1981 - 2015

Citações relacionadas

James Salter photo
Ghalib photo
Peter Jennings photo

„I have never spent a day in my adult life where I didn't learn something“

—  Peter Jennings News anchor 1938 - 2005

Interview in Saturday Evening Post, quoted by USA Today http://www.usatoday.com/life/television/news/2005-08-07-jennings-dies_x.htm?POE=LIFISVA (7 August 2005)
Contexto: I have never spent a day in my adult life where I didn't learn something, and if there is a born-again quality to me, that's it.

Carlos Ruiz Zafón photo
George Bernard Shaw photo

„A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.“

—  George Bernard Shaw Irish playwright 1856 - 1950

Preface
1910s, The Doctor's Dilemma (1911)
Variante: A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.
Contexto: Attention and activity lead to mistakes as well as to successes; but a life spent in making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing.

D.H. Lawrence photo

„Life is ours to be spent, not to
be saved.“

—  D.H. Lawrence English novelist, poet, playwright, essayist, literary critic and painter 1885 - 1930

Leonardo Da Vinci photo

„Life well spent is long.“

—  Leonardo Da Vinci Italian Renaissance polymath 1452 - 1519

I Philosophy

Lance Armstrong photo

„A life spent defensively, worried, is a life wasted.“

—  Lance Armstrong, livro Every Second Counts

p. 21
Every Second Counts (2003)
Contexto: A life spent defensively, worried, is a life wasted.
You know when I need to die? When I'm done living. When I can't walk, can't eat, can't see, when I'm a crotchety old bastard, mad at the world. Then I can die.

Uma Thurman photo
Winston S. Churchill photo

„No hour of life is lost that is spent in the saddle.“

—  Winston S. Churchill, livro My Early Life

My early life, 1874–1904 (1930), Churchill, Winston S., p. 45 (1996 Touchstone Edition), ISBN 0684823454
My Early Life: A Roving Commission (1930)

Basava photo

„Never lose heart while pursuing the path of trust. Live a principled life.“

—  Basava a 12th-century Hindu philosopher, statesman, Kannada Bhakti poet of Lingayatism 1134 - 1196

Christopher Paolini photo
Letitia Elizabeth Landon photo
George Bernard Shaw photo
P.G. Wodehouse photo
Marcus Tullius Cicero photo
Byron Katie photo

„If you want to see the love of your life, look in the mirror.“

—  Byron Katie American spiritual writer 1942

Loving What Is: Four Questions That Can Change Your Life (2002)

Suzanne Collins photo

„An ability to look into the confusing mess of life and see things for what they are.“

—  Suzanne Collins, livro Mockingjay

Variante: Look into the confusing mess of life and see things for what they really are.
Fonte: Mockingjay

„While you live … you have a duty to life. … The fey wonders of the world only exist while there are those with the sight to see them. … Otherwise they fade away.“

—  Charles de Lint author 1951

p. 26; This has also been misquoted as "The few wonders of the world only exist while there are those with the sight to see them."
Into the Green (1993)

„Looking out from death you will always see
Those whom all your life you ought not to see“

—  Duo Duo Poet 1951

"Looking Out from Death" (1983), p. 51
The Boy who Catches Wasps (2002)

„Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetuer adipiscing elit. Etiam egestas wisi a erat. Morbi imperdiet, mauris ac auctor dictum.“