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"But as you say in English, c'est la vie!" - Jean Louis

"J'aime la vie! I feel that to live is a wonderful thing." - Coco Chanel

"Oh, how daily life is. (Ah, que la vie est quotidienne.)" - Jules Laforgue

"Human beings are constantly inventing new ways of maltreating one other. C'est la vie." - Halldór Laxness

"Every moment of life is a step toward the grave. [Fr., Chaque instant de la vie est un pas vers la mort.]" - Prosper Jolyot de Crebillon

"Most men employ the first part of life to make the other part miserable. [Fr., La plupart des hommes emploient la premiere part vie a rendre l'autre miserable.]" - Jean De La Bruyere

"La chose la plus importante a' toute la vie est le choix du me tier: le hasard en dispose. The most important thing in life is to choose a profession: chance arranges for that." - Blaise Pascal

"La chose la plus importante a' toute la vie est le choix du me tier: le hasard en dispose. The most important thing in life is to choose a profession: chance arranges for that." - Blaise Pascal

"There is a period of life when we go back as we advance. [Fr., Il est un terme de la vie au-dela duquel en retrograde en avancant.]" - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Oh, but Paris isn't for changing planes, it's... it's for changing your outlook, for... for throwing open the windows and letting in... letting in la vie en rose." - Sabrina

"Oh, but Paris is' for changing planes, it's... it's for changing your outlook, for... for throwing open the windows and letting in... letting in la vie en rose." - Sabrina

"La Vie En Rose. It is the French way of saying, 'I am looking at the world through rose-coloured glasses.'" - Sabrina

"Vive la France libre." - Pierre Trudeau

"Savoir souffrir sans se plaindre, ca c'est la seule chose pratique, c'est la grande science, la lecon a apprendre, la solution du probleme de la vie.[Knowing how to suffer without complaining is the only practical thing, it's the great science, the lesson to learn, the solution to the problem of life.]" - Irving Stone

"Pour reussir dans la science, il faut douter; pour reussir dans la vie, il faut etre sur. To succeed in science, one must doubt; to succeed in life, one must be sure." - Leo Errera

"Religion is not simply a theory, it is a higher life, of which morality is an integral part - a life devoted to the worship of the good and the true, for God, the absolute, is the supreme source of all perfection" ("La religion n'et pas une smple theorie, elle est une vie superieure, dont la moralite fait partie integrante - une vie vouee au culte du bien et du vrai, car Dieu, l'absolu est la source de toute perfection", Fr." - African Spir

"La duda es uno de los nombres de la inteligencia." - Jorge Luis Borges

"Vive les peuples, Vive la Republique! Vive la France!" - Marine Le Pen

"La musique avant toute chose." - Paul Verlaine

"La literatura es la manera mas agradable de ignorar la vida." - Fernando Pessoa

"Para la mayoria de nosotros la verdadera vida es la vida que no llevamos." - Oscar Wilde

"La mort, mon fils, est un bien pour tous les hommes; elle est la nuit de ce jour inquiet qu'on appelle la vie. Bernstein Death, my son, is a good for all; it is the night of this worrisome day that one calls life." - Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

"Intelligence is the shadow of objective truth. How can the shadow vie with sunshine?" - Rumi

"I did great things in the theater. I did some nice roles, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly or La Vie en Rose. And I love my role in Frantic." - Emmanuelle Seigner

"Every blue-stocking will remain a spinster as long as there are sensible men on the earth. [Fr., Toute fille lettree restera fille toute sa vie, quand il n'y aura que des hommes senses sur la terre.]" - Jean-Jacques Rousseau

"Love is the history of a woman's life; it is an episode in man's. [Fr., L'amour est l'histoire de la vie des femmes; c'est un episode dans celle des hommes.]" - Madame De Stael

"I am not young but I feel young. The day I feel old, I will go to bed and stay there. J'aime la vie! I feel that to live is a wonderful thing." - Coco Chanel

"There is rap music in all my films. In 'La Vie des Morts,' there is rap music too. It's because I'm French, and when it appeared in 1978, it was so new, it set off my musical imagination." - Arnaud Desplechin

"I did great things in the theater. I did some nice roles, 'The Diving Bell and the Butterfly' or 'La Vie en Rose.' And I love my role in 'Frantic.'" - Emmanuelle Seigner

"I am just a poor boy, though my story's seldom told, and I have squandered my resistance, for a pocket full of mumbles, such are promises. All lies in jest, still a man hears what he wants to hear and disregards the rest...la-la-la-la-la-la-la-lala-la-la-la-la..." - Paul Simon

"Now is the month of Maying, When merry lads are playing. Fa la la... Each with his bonny lass, upon the greeny grass. Fa la la... The Spring clad all in gladness, Doth laugh at winter's sadness. Fa la la..." - Thomas Morley

"Ooh, look at me, I'm Dave, I'm writing a book! With all my thoughts in it. La la la!" - Dave Eggers

"I don't want to be 35 years old and still popping out songs in miniskirts and la-la-la." - Holly Valance

"LA Clippers should come to Louisville" - Julius Erving

"La memoria no guarda peliculas, guarda fotografias." - Milan Kundera

"A la Verte on devient montagnard." - Gaston Rebuffat

"Making art for me is not fun in the sense of la, la, la, la, but it's something that I find very absorbing and very satisfying." - Nell Irvin Painter

"The austere serenity of Shangri-La." - James Hilton

"La galanteria y la honra tienen esta ventaja, que se quedan: aquella en quien la usa, esta en quien la haze." - Baltasar Gracian

"La pereza anda tan despacio que la pobreza no tarda en alcanzarla." - Benjamin Franklin

"Little chickie la la, is' dumb enough to fall for that, guys. (Tabitha)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Little chickie la la, isn't dumb enough to fall for that, guys. (Tabitha)" - Sherrilyn Kenyon

"Photographier: c'est mettre sur la meme ligne de mire la tete, l'oeil et le coeur." - Henri Cartier-Bresson

"Agisci come se quel che fai, facesse la differenza. La fa!" - William James

"La tragedia de la vejez no consiste en ser viejo, sino en haber sido joven." - Oscar Wilde

"I like girls who aren't so la-di-da. L.A. is so la-di-da." - Chris Evans

"Besides the progress of industry and technique, we see a growing discontent among the masses; we see, besides the expansion ("expansion,", Fr.) of instruction, distrust and hatred expanding among nations ("s'etendre la mefiance et la haine entre," Fr.), that vie with one another ("qui rivalisent a l'envi," Fr.), by the increase of their armies and the improvement of their engines of murder ("engins meurtriers", Fr.)." - African Spir

"It is a sad and very melancholy scene, which must strike everyone who knows and feels that we also have to pass one day through the valley of the shadow of death, and "que la fin de la vie humaine, ce sont des larmes ou des cheveux blancs." What lies beyond this is a great mystery that only God knows, but He has revealed absolutely through His word that there is a resurrection of the dead." - Vincent Van Gogh

"I remember when I was younger, there was a well-known writer who used to dart down the back way whenever saw me coming. I suppose he was in love with me and wasn't quite sure of himself. Well, c'est la vie!" - Robert E Sherwood

"Apre' s le rare bonheur de trouver une compagne qui nous soit bien assortie, l'e tat le moins malheureux de la vie est sans doute de vivre seul. After the rare happiness of finding a companion with whom we are well matched, the least unpleasant state of life is without doubt to live alone." - Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

"Today, the only thing Hollywood swears by is space adventures because that's what goes over well. For my part, I trust my instinct and I make the films I believe in. If the public follows me, that's wonderful. If it doesn't follow, "c'est la vie." - Clint Eastwood

"Apre' s le rare bonheur de trouver une compagne qui nous soit bien assortie, l'e tat le moins malheureux de la vie est sans doute de vivre seul. After the rare happiness of finding a companion with whom we are well matched, the least unpleasant state of life is without doubt to live alone." - Jacques-Henri Bernardin de Saint-Pierre

"None of us can claim to be fair and square in love - and I'm definitely not a hypocrite! Humans are built to evolve with time. It depends on the nature of the relationship you share with a person. It is there today, tomorrow it may be gone; c'est la vie." - Randeep Hooda

"La mejor prueba de la cultura y la liberalidad de un hombre es su actitud ante las cosas que nunca sucedieron." - Gilbert K Chesterton

"Sawed off shotgun, hand on the pump Left hand on a forty, puffin' on a blunt Pumped my shotgun, niggas didn't jump... Lala la la lala la laaaa" - B-Real

"-En el comedor se hizo un silencio sepulcral-susurro Xemerius desde la arana-. Todas las miradas apuntaban a la muchacha de la blusa amarillo pipi..." - Kerstin Gier

"La guerre, la guerre, everything la guerre. That's how I grew up. So for me, it's real. It's not something in the past." - Mark Helprin

"My philosophy is that, in life, you have to want something. If you just say la-la-la and go through life without a goal, nothing will happen." - Heidi Klum

"My philosophy is that, in life, you have to want something. If you just say "la-la-la" and go through life without a goal, nothing will happen." - Heidi Klum

"Viva la the New Brigade! Viva la the Old One, too! Viva la, the Rose shall fade, And the Shamrock shine for ever new!" - Thomas Davis

"La volaille est pour la cuisine ce qu'est la toile pour les peintres. Fowls are to the kitchen what his canvas is to the painter." - Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin

"Ma vie est une enigme dont ton nom est le mot. (My life is an enigma, of which your name is the word.)" - Victor Hugo

"Why must one talk? Often one shouldn't talk, but live in silence. The more one talks, the less the words mean. (Nana Kleinfrankenheim, Vivre Sa Vie)" - Jean-Luc Godard

"I thought lacrosse was what you find in la church." - Robin Williams

"La vengeance est un plat qui se mange froid" - Pierre Choderlos de Laclos

"Je n'avais pas besoin de cette hypothese-la." - Pierre-Simon Laplace

"Row on [whatever happens]. [Lat., Vogue la galere.]" - Francois Rabelais

"La fortuna juega a favor de una mente preparada" - Louis Pasteur

"De La Soul, from the soul, black medallions, no gold." - Afrika Baby Bam

"C'est pas de l'alpinisme, ca, c'est la guerre." - Armand Charlet

"LA is the loneliest and most brutal of American cities." - Jack Kerouac

"LA doesn't have the heart of a paper cup." - Raymond Chandler

"I've also never written anything really in LA." - Paul Beatty

"I'm from east LA. I don't see colour." - William

"The future science of government should be called 'la cybernetique'." - Andre-Marie Ampere

"La molesse est doce, et sa suite est cruelle." - John Quincy Adams

"LA people are more laid back about certain things." - Simon Rex

"Tienes que adentrarte en la oscuridad para generar tu luz." - Joe Vitale

"The best people in the world are in LA." - Anthony Evans

"I do see myself going to LA. Not anytime soon." - Lexa Doig

"I am first of all from La Castellane and Marseille." - Zinedine Zidane

"La Paz, Bolivia, is the most extraordinary city." - Phil Keoghan

"I'm from California, and still live in LA." - Teena Marie

"Le raison avant la passion - Reason over passion." - Pierre Trudeau

"San Francisco. The one team that everyone in LA hates." - Jeremy Sumpter

"Of course I watch 'Life with La Toya' on OWN." - Kym Whitley

"In LA, I live on sushi or salad." - Denise Van Outen

"La cucaracha, la cucaracha, Ya no quieres caminar, Porque no tienes, Porque le falta, Marihuana que fumar." - Pancho Villa

"Tout ce qu'on invente est vrai, soi-en sure. La poesie est une chose aussi precise que la geometrie." - Gustave Flaubert

"We may not be the creme de la creme, but we are the creme de la scum." - John Mortimer

"Sometimes I suspected Ryan was merely visiting the real world, on vacation from his permanent residence in la-la land." - Rachel Vincent

"I'm like cheddar: Yes, other cheeses are more ooh la la, but I'm strong, mature, and oh so delicious." - Beth Ditto

"Conciencia y cobardia son lo mismo realmente, Basil. La conciencia es el nombre comercial de la empresa. Eso es todo" - Oscar Wilde

"La raison du plus fort est toujours la meilleure. The reason of the strongest is always the best." - Jean De La Fontaine

"Do not vie with others in the accumulation of wealth. Vie with them in Ibadaah." - Al-Shafi"i

"Do not vie with others in the accumulation of wealth. Vie with them in Ibadaah." - Al-Shafi'i

"It is amazing how much more amazing sleep is in the morning. You wake up and you're like, "I stayed up to do what?! Watch Growing Pains? What was I thinking!?" But at night you're like, "La La La La La, Hey! Growing Pains, awesome! And I've seen this episode. That Kirk Cameron's always in trouble."" - Jim Gaffigan

"We all have our la-la-la song. The thing we do when the world isn't singing a nice tune to us. We sing our own nice tune to drown out ugly." - Rita Williams-Garcia

"La vraie e loquence se moque de l'e loquence, la vraie morale se moque de la morale. True eloquence has notime foreloquence, true morality has no time for morality." - Blaise Pascal

"Force and not opinion is the queen of the world; but it is opinion that uses the force. [Fr., La force est la reine du monde, et non pas l'opinion; mais l'opinion est celle qui use de la force.]" - Blaise Pascal

"Je sais la douleur est la noblesse unique O u' ne mordront jamais la terre et les enfers. I know that pain is the one nobility upon which Hell itself cannot encroach." - Charles Baudelaire

"One time in spring training, we had the hit-and-run on, and Carl Erskine threw me a curve and I struck out into a double play. I came back to the bench and Casey [Stengel] said, 'next time, tra-la-la.' I didn't know what tra-la-la meant, but next time up, I hit a line drive, right into a double play. When I sat down, Casey came over and said, 'Like I told you, tra-la-la.'" - Whitey Herzog

"Original, in French: La bonne cuisine est la base du veritable bonheur. English: Good food is the foundation of genuine happiness." - Auguste Escoffier

"Maybe she was drunk - the woman never could drink. One little sniff of tequila and she was off into some blonde la-la land." - P C Cast

"Clemency is the surest proof of a true monarch. [Fr., La clemence est la plus belle marque Qui fasse a l'univers connaitre un vrai monqrque.]" - Pierre Corneille

"ALLONBY.-La ventaja de jugar con fuego, lady Caroline, es que no nos quemamos. Solo se quema la gente que no sabe jugar con el." - Oscar Wilde

"Il est plus facile de faire la guerre que la paix. It is far easier to make war than to make peace." - Georges Clemenceau

"We don't leave home without my daughter's doll La-La. She looks like a bit of a rag, but India is obsessed with her." - Georgina Chapman

"I came into the music world in 1988 with a song called 'Ooh La La,' that was like a breath of fresh air in Haitian music." - Michel Martelly

"L'absurde est la notion essentielle et la premie' re ve? rite? . The absurd is the fundamental idea and the first truth." - Albert Camus

"Axiome: la haine du bourgeois est le commencement de la vertu. Axiom: Hatred of the bourgeois is the beginning of wisdom." - Gustave Flaubert

"When a mean wretch cannot vie with another in virtue, out of his wickedness he begins to slander. The abject envious wretch will slander the virtuous man when absent, but when brought face to face his loquacious tongue becomes dumb." - Saadi

"Acon his right, Leonilla her left eye Doth want; yet each in form, the gods out-vie. Sweet boy, with thine, thy sister's sight improved: So shall she Venus be, thou God of Love." - Anonymous

"But 'art' is not anything serious or exclusive: it is the smell of oil paint, Henri Murger's Vie de Boheme, corduroy trousers, the operatic Italian model: but the poetry, above all, of linseed oil and turpentine." - Wyndham Lewis

"Doctors said that the test most commonly used to screen for colon cancer doesn't go far enough. They're recommending a procedure that involves photographing the entire colon. I say, don't vie CBS an idea for another reality show." - Bill Maher

"I have Vie Luxe candles in every room. In 2006 I spent the month of August in Sardinia, and the scent reminds me of the wonderful time we had." - Tamara Mellon

"Take man's most fantastic invention- God. Man invents God in the image of his longings, in the image of what he wants to be, then proceeds to imitate that image, vie with it, and strive to overcome it." - Eric Hoffer

"Le biologiste passe, la grenouille reste. The biologist passes, the frog remains." - Jean Rostand

"Un pesimista ve la dificultad en cada oportunidad; un optimista ve una oportunidad en cada dificultad" - Winston Churchill

"Vienne la nuit sonne l'heure Les jours s'en vont je demeure" - Guillaume Apollinaire

"There is remedy for all things except death - Don Quixote De La Mancha" - Miguel De Cervantes

"Austrailia, Sydney Might run up in Disney Out in LA with Lindsay" - Nicki Minaj

"Living in LA is like not having a date on Saturday night." - Candice Bergen

"Christmas was a miserable time for a Jewish child in those days, and I still recall the feeling. ... Decades later, I still feel left out at Christmas, but I sing the carols anyway. You might recognize me if you ever heard me. I'm the one who sings, 'La-la, the la-la is born." - Faye Moskowitz

"The LA Lakers are so good they could run a fast break with a medicine ball." - Rich Donnelly

"Okay, I'll strip. I'll tap dance. I'll sing 'La Cucaracha' in C minor." - Darynda Jones

"He play'd an ancient ditty long since mute, In Provence call'd, La belle dame sans merci." - John Keats

"We'll just have to find more flowers in the spring. That's when they bloom, tra la." - Maud Hart Lovelace

"Hungry bellies have no ears. [Fr., La ventre affame n'point d'oreilles.]" - Francois Rabelais

"I decided to an actress because of the film 'La Dolce Vita." - Maria Grazia Cucinotta

"Livin' la Vida Loca' is not Latin music. It does not represent Latin music." - Marc Anthony

"Nobody I know got killed in South Central LA. Today was a good day." - Ice Cube

"No flowery road leads to glory. [Fr., Aucun chemin de fleurs ne conduit a la gloire.]" - Jean De La Fontaine

"To ridicule philosophy is truly philosophical. [Fr., Se moquer de la philosophie c'est vraiment philosophe.]" - Blaise Pascal

"The enemy combatants in LA are not the citizens and suspects, it's the police officers," - Christopher Dorner

"Ethnic, cultural, artistic and culinary diversity. LA...a feast for the senses." - Yasmine Bleeth

"In LA, you think you're making something up, but it's making you up." - Steve Erickson

"He is an example of a La Masia player. Technically he is unbelievable." - Gerard Pique

"There is also a kind of mean-spiritedness with LA comics." - David Cross

"A lot of people in a LA need to take a break from taking a break." - Dov Davidoff

"Everybody complains that people are so flaky in LA. I'd rather be flaky than mean." - Valerie Bertinelli

"I like LA because it has a giant supply of great comedians." - Joe Rogan

"Im really into the indie-music scene and listen to a lot of De La Soul." - J R Celski

"LA has its own vibe. It has a charm that a lot of people overlook sometimes." - Billy Bob Thornton

"Third party politics, at least since La Follette, has always had an element of romance." - John Kenneth Galbraith

"The flowers that bloom in the spring, Tra la, Have nothing to do with the case." - W. S. Gilbert

"Vivere e la cosa piu rara nel mondo. Molta gente esiste: ecco tutto." - Oscar Wilde

"Dale una mascara a un hombre y te dira la verdad" - Oscar Wilde

"I went to public - I graduated from publics - Westchester High. I'm a product of LA Unified." - Regina King

"La mort n'est que pour les me diocres. Death is only for the mediocre." - Alfred Jarry



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