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'Reluctantly Healthy' is so completely different than what I do for a living. It's really what I wanted it to be, which is learning to be healthy.
Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.
Every moment of one's existence one is growing into more or retreating into less. One is always living a little more or dying a little bit.
I like writing. It's partly control freak, and partly I really like what I do for a living. I have the luckiest job in the world. I can get up every day and do what I love for a living.
J. Michael Straczynski
History is an endless repetition of the wrong way of living.
There is a land of the living and a land of the dead and the bridge is love, the only survival, the only meaning.
The usual complaint is, 'I have no other way of earning a living.' The harsh reply can be, 'Do you have to live?'
Art is why I get up in the morning but my definition ends there. You know I don't think its fair that I'm living for something I can't even define.
Acting means living, it's all I do and all I'm good at. If I weren't getting paid well, I would still be acting in a small troupe somewhere.
And that's the great thing about living the Christian life and trying to live by faith, is you're trying to get better every day. You're trying to improve.
We know more about war than we know about peace, more about killing than we know about living.
Omar N. Bradley
Sometimes I feel I'm living a meaningless life, and I get frightened.
Truth is the silliest thing under the sun. Try to get a living by the Truth and go to the Soup Societies. Heavens! Let any clergyman try to preach the Truth from its very stronghold, the pulpit, and they would ride him out of his church on his own pulpit bannister.
Only those within whose own consciousness the sun rise and set, the leaves burgeon and wither, can be said to be aware of what living is.
Joseph Wood Krutch
I'm not much of a math and science guy. I spent most of my time in school daydreaming and managed to turn it into a living.
I suppose for me as an artist it wasn't always just about expressing my work; I really wanted, more than anything else, to contribute in some way to the culture that I was living in. It just seemed like a challenge to move it a little bit towards the way I thought it might be interesting to go.
Literature becomes the living memory of a nation.
Happiness is an imaginary condition, formerly attributed by the living to the dead, now usually attributed by adults to children, and by children to adults.
The longer I go about living, I see it's the relationship that is most meaningful.
I was transformed by picking up a pair of binoculars and looking up, and that's hard to do for a city kid because when you look up you just see buildings - and really, your first thought is to look in people's windows. So to look out of the space - out of living space - and look up to the sky, binoculars go far, literally and figuratively.
Neil deGrasse Tyson
Work is making a living out of being bored.
When we were starting off as kids, just the idea of maybe going to do this as a living instead of getting what we thought was going to be a boring job, was exciting.
Our aims are absolutely clear: They are a high living standard in the country and a secure, free and comfortable life.
Literature transmits incontrovertible condensed experience... from generation to generation. In this way literature becomes the living memory of a nation.
As with all commandments, gratitude is a description of a successful mode of living. The thankful heart opens our eyes to a multitude of blessings that continually surround us.
James E. Faust
John F. Kennedy
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