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"The meaning of life, Nikodemos, is to live life with meaning. The purpose of life is merely to live it, perhaps to give it." Janet Morris

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“Choose life over death, Niko,... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
“Choose life over death, Niko, when a choice can be made that puts no soul in jeopardy.” Janet Morris

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Men live, and then they die. I... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Men live, and then they die. It is the quality of the process of living which matters, that and that alone. Janet Morris

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Fight for life itself and ever... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Fight for life itself and everlasting freedom of the human spirit. Janet Morris

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For the gift of life, the only... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
For the gift of life, the only true thanks was in living fully, and facing death with honor. Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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This was what men fought for, ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
This was what men fought for, what men died for: a chance at life, and to fight on other days -- the battle of your choice, of the body, or the heart, or the soul. Janet Morris

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"Men are fools who forget what really matters while time goes by. " Janet Morris

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One to a customer was the rule... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
One to a customer was the rule: one body; one mind; one swing through life. -- Tempus Janet Morris

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War seared its specter into yo... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
War seared its specter into your memory. Doubled the beat of your heart. Humbled you because it would take you if it could. Living had become very important, the only thing that mattered. Chris Morris

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The Fates are here because of ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
The Fates are here because of supernal anger, celestial imbalance, and arrogance of men and gods that must be curbed. Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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Wisdom, Niko thought as he lea... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Wisdom, Niko thought as he leaned his cheek against his long-handled rake, cannot be had without price. And that price is blood. The sound of it in your veins. The pound of it in your head. The volume of it in a human body; the sickness when you’ve spilled it. Janet Morris

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Fight for life itself and ever... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Fight for life itself and everlasting freedom of the human spirit. Janet Morris

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Life was never simple, happine... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Life was never simple, happiness never where you thought you'd left it, and right and wrong no more fixed than clouds in the sky, Janet Morris

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If it was true today, it might... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
If it was true today, it might be untrue tomorrow. Janet Morris

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Nothing he knew of, enunciated... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Nothing he knew of, enunciated life like death. Janet Morris

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"Life was a gift from heaven. How you lived it was your worship. What you learned was your catechism. What you taught was your ritual. What you took was your blessing. What you gave was your sacrifice." Janet Morris, Chris Morris

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I am a part of all that I have... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
I am a part of all that I have met. Alfred Tennyson^! 1st Baron Tennyson

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The world is not to be put in ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
The world is not to be put in order; the world is order, incarnate. It is for us to harmonize with this order. Henry Miller

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Darkness within darkness. The ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Darkness within darkness. The gateway to all understanding. Laozi

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There is a land of the living ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead and the bridge is love, the only survival, the only meaning. Thornton Wilder

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Just as all thought, and prima... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Just as all thought, and primarily that of non-signification, signifies something, so there is no art that has no signification. Albert Camus

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Everywhere one seeks to produc... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Everywhere one seeks to produce meaning, to make the world signify, to render it visible. We are not, however, in danger of lacking meaning; quite the contrary, we are gorged with meaning and it is killing us. Jean Baudrillard

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Eternal truths will be neither... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation. Franklin D. Roosevelt

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How could drops of water know ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
How could drops of water know themselves to be a river? Yet the river flows on. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

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Being is. Being is in-itself. ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Being is. Being is in-itself. Being is what it is. Jean-Paul Sartre

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Dare to err and to dream. Deep... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Dare to err and to dream. Deep meaning often lies in childish plays. Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller

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Those who talk on the razor-ed... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Those who talk on the razor-edge of double-meanings pluck the rarest blooms from the precipice on either side. Logan Pearsall Smith

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After reading all that has bee... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
After reading all that has been written, and after thinking all that can be thought, on the topics of God and the soul, the man who has a right to say that he thinks at all, will find himself face to face with the conclusion that, on these topics, the most profound thought is that which can be the least easily distinguished from the most superficial sentiment. Edgar Allan Poe

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The deeper the experience of a... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
The deeper the experience of an absence of meaning -- in other words, of absurdity --the more energetically meaning is sought. Václav Havel

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The fact that life has no mean... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
The fact that life has no meaning is a reason to live --moreover, the only one. Emil Cioran

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Search for meaning, eat, sleep... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Search for meaning, eat, sleep. Search for meaning, eat, sleep. Die, search for meaning, search for meaning, search for meaning. Doug Horton

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Life has to be given a meaning... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Quotes About Meaning Of Life
Life has to be given a meaning because of the obvious fact that it has no meaning. Henry Miller