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Definition of Survive


  1. To live beyond the life or existence of; to live longer than; to outlive; to outlast; as, to survive a person or an event.
  2. To remain alive; to continue to live.

Survive Quotations

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.
Maya Angelou

To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.
Friedrich Nietzsche

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity cannot survive.
Dalai Lama

For me life is continuously being hungry. The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive, but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.
Arnold Schwarzenegger

That's the thing about depression: A human being can survive almost anything, as long as she sees the end in sight. But depression is so insidious, and it compounds daily, that it's impossible to ever see the end. The fog is like a cage without a key.
Elizabeth Wurtzel
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Survive Translations

survive in Afrikaans is deurmaak
survive in Dutch is doorleven, doormaken, beleven
survive in French is survis, survivre, survivons, survivent, survivez
survive in Italian is sopravvivere
survive in Portuguese is sobreviva
survive in Spanish is sobrevivir
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