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Values In Life Quotes


"Life and values do run in cycles." - Hugh Hefner

"Traditional values are big in my life." - Jennifer Hudson

"Human values should predominate in men's thoughts. Human life has no meaning without these values." - Sathya Sai Baba

"Among the many values in life, I appreciate freedom most." - Haruki Murakami

"Values are most important. Democratic values have to be instilled from childhood and the child sees at an early stage in life in every situation in society." - Ela Bhatt

"Joy springs from a life lived with eternity's values in view." - Charles R Swindoll

"In its present terms, the global system values property over human life." - William Greider

"The joy of life consists in the inevitable, continual triumph of new values." - Wassily Kandinsky

"The moral values I've learnt in my life I've learnt through football." - Arsene Wenger

"The decisions you make are a choice of values that reflect your life in every way." - Alice Waters

"It is probable that both in life and in art the values of a woman are not the values of a man." - Virginia Woolf

"I believe in the separation of church and state, absolutely. But I don't believe in the separation of public life from our values, our basic values, and for many of us, our religious values." - Jim Wallis

"Learning to take hold of one's life is very difficult in a culture that values property over life." - Haki R. Madhubuti

"Learning to take hold of one's life is very difficult in a culture that values property over life." - Haki Madhubuti

"Life is essentially a question of values." - Meir Kahane

"The values of life are most important." - Leonardo Del Vecchio

"Peace of mind comes when your life is in harmony with true principles and values and in no other way." - Stephen Covey

"All values in this world are more or less questionable, but the most important thing in life is human kindness." - Yevgeny Yevtushenko

"...quality of life lies in knowledge, in culture. Values are what constitute true quality of life, the supreme quality of life, even above food, shelter and clothing." - Fidel Castro

"What is important is to have values in life. Whats important is how you are, not how you look." - Valeria Mazza

"Man values life as a sacred jewel in such a way that he reveres him most who haughtily scorns it." - Anonymous

"In life you can either follow your fears or be led by your values, by your passions." - William Sloane Coffin

"You don't achieve greatness in life being surrounded by mediocre people with mediocre values. Choose your company wisely." - Amy Chan

"Mitt Romney not only believes in the values of economic freedom. His entire life has been committed to advancing it." - Sher Valenzuela

"The domination of western values, beliefs and way of life has angered many from the east and in developing countries." - Silvia Cartwright

"What is important is to have values in life. What's important is how you are, not how you look." - Valeria Mazza

"Conflicts and factions, violence and upheavals are caused by the neglect of human values in daily life." - Sathya Sai Baba

"I love it when the left and when the president say, 'Don't try to impose your values on us, you folks who hold your Bibles in your hand and cling to your guns.' They have values too. Our values are based on religion, based on life. Their values are based on a religion of self." - Rick Santorum

"There is also work to do in the evolution of a stable family life and values, and in ensuring that the Nigerian family is built on core values that will form the bedrock of the future society. We must showcase the ideals of family life and be models of family values." - Ibrahim Babangida

"Values matters well in a race." - George W Bush

"There are no monotone "values" in biology." - Gregory Bateson

"Stick to your values in all circumstances." - Joel Manby

"There's nobility in hard work, traditional values." - D B Sweeney

"I will always support legislation which respects and values life." - Gresham Barrett

"In everything I do, whether in business, philanthropy or my personal life, I am guided by my inner truth, my values." - Shari Arison

"One we discover how to appreciate the timeless values in our daily experiences, we can enjoy the best things in life." - Jerome K Jerome

"Live your days on the positive side of life, in tune with your most treasured values. And in each moment you'll have much to live for." - Ralph Marston

"[Our goal] is to help revive America's traditional values: faith, family, neighborhood, work and freedom. Government has no business enforcing these values but neither must it seek, as it did in the recent past, to suppress or replace them. That only robbed us of our tiller and set us adrift. Helping to restore these values will bring new strength, direction and dignity to our lives and to the life of our nation. It's on these values that we'll best build our future." - Ronald Reagan

"My parents were very Old World. They come from Brooklyn, which is the heart of the Old World. Their values in life are God and carpeting." - Woody Allen

"The opinion of the world does not affect me. I have placed as the real values in my life what follows when I am dead." - Nikola Tesla

"The whole underlying theme for the new music... is to communicate honest, human values, and in doing that to try to improve the quality of life." - Charlie Haden

"Your gifts lie in the place where your values, passions and strengths meet. Discovering that place is the first step toward sculpting your masterpiece, Your Life." - Michelangelo

"In order to lead a meaningful life, you need to cherish others, pay attention to human values and try to cultivate inner peace." - Dalai Lama

"Religion is so frequently a source of confusion in political life, and so frequently dangerous to democracy, precisely because it introduces absolutes into the realm of relative values." - Reinhold Niebuhr

"I have been metal all my life, only I did not know about it. The people in this album (Charlemagne) and I, share the same values." - Christopher Lee

"My experience in life tells me that the values that are now being labeled 'conservative' are the only way that blacks can get ahead." - Shelby Steele

"Polls show that Arabs admire a lot of the Western values, cultural aspects in the West. It is more about policies than about way of life." - Queen Rania Of Jordan

"Money is a very important tool to make a big difference in people's life. It is positive or negative depending on the values." - Shiv Khera

"Purpose, or mission, is determined by the development of values, balance, ethics, humor, morality, and sensitivities. It manifests itself in the way we look at life." - Luci Swindoll

"I learned that not everyone values life like we do in America, or the rights that are endowed to every human being by a loving God." - Rick Perry

"The secret of a good life is to have the right loyalties and hold them in the right scale of values." - Norman Thomas

"Principles are what allow you to live a life consistent with those values. Principles connect your values to your actions." - Ray Dalio

"A parable is fascinating/ In its paradoxical invitation/ In the subversion of values/ In the unconditional acceptance of life/In its total affirmation of life/ Without ifs, buts and..." - Kuruvilla Pandikattu

"You just decide what your values are in life and what you are going to do, and then you feel like you count, and that makes life worth living. It makes my life meaningful." - Annie Lennox

"To create a world in which life can flourish and prosper we must replace the values and institutions of capitalism with values and institutions that honor life, serve life's needs, and restore money to its proper role as servant. I believe we are in fact being called to take a step to a new level of species consciousness and function." - David Korten

"Citizens often think of a state's interests in terms of the promotion of ideals such as democracy, a particular way of life, or other values which they endorse or see as part of their historical continuity and identity. In this domain as in others values are not fixed, and so a state's interests are dynamic and in a constant state of negotiation and construction." - Dale Jamieson

"I very much believe in values-based leadership and that the values that I believe in and try to govern by are transcendent values." - Deval Patrick

"One of the goals of life is to try and be in touch with one's most personal themes-the values, the ideas, styles, colors that are the touchstones of one's own individual life, its real texture and substance." - Gloria Vanderbilt

"All values are important, everyone who has ever touched my life in some way was a mentor for good or bad. Life is a blend, and a person is a blend of all the influences that have touched their lives." - Colin Powell

"Our life is like a block of ice which is melting away every moment. Before it spends itself, devote it to the service of others. Education in Human Values is designed to prepare everyone for this life of dedicated service." - Sathya Sai Baba

"What we're learning in our schools is not the wisdom of life. We're learning technologies, we're getting information. There's a curious reluctance on the part of faculties to indicate the life values of their subjects." - Joseph Campbell

"Who of us does not recognize that the life we live, however larded with brave talk about values and thought and ideals, is not actually a life dedicated to immersion in the endless torrent of images, songs, sounds and stories?" - Todd Gitlin

"... one of the goals of life is to try and be in touch with one's most personal themes - the values, ideas, styles, colors that are the touchstones of one's own individual life, its real texture and substance." - Gloria Vanderbilt

"We believe in liberty, we believe in limited government, we believe in free enterprise, we believe in family values and the sanctity of human life, and we all believe Washington needs a good dose of Economics 101." - Kurt Bills

"There are too many countries where the values we take for granted in our civil servants simply do not exist. Seeing these values in action, applied with dedication by hardworking individuals, makes me proud to lead a service that is making life better for millions across Britain." - Gus Odonnell

"There are too many countries where the values we take for granted in our civil servants simply do not exist. Seeing these values in action, applied with dedication by hardworking individuals, makes me proud to lead a service that is making life better for millions across Britain." - Gus O'Donnell, Baron O'Donnell

"All of us celebrate our values in our behavior." - John W Gardner

"Values provide perspective in the best of times and worst." - Charles A. Garfield

"Organize one's values in the order of their worth" - Francois de La Rochefoucauld

"I think I've been very consistent in my values." - Hillary Clinton

"It's very important to instill values in children." - James Van Praagh

"Art is an end in itself; its values are intrinsic." - Daniel Bell

"In chess there is a world of intellectual values," - Gerald Abrahams

"True faith is belief in the reality of absolute values." - William Ralph Inge

"Values are not trendy items that are casually traded in." - Ellen Goodman

"True education is concerned not only with practical goals but also with values. Our aims assure us of our material life, our values make possible our spiritual life." - Ludwig Mies Van Der Rohe

"Faith in the continuance and enhancement of the intrinsic values-faith in truth, in beauty, in friendship, in love and harmony of life-in short, faith in reason and the worth of spiritual life-such faith is only another name for faith in the persistence of spiritual individuality. For, I repeat, these values are real only as functions of personal experience and deed. To have faith in the permanence of intrinsic values is to assume the enduring reality of selves who know truth, feel beauty, who love and win spiritual harmony." - Joseph Alexander Leighton

"Kindness and freedom are not "has been" values in films and in life in general. And that we can still be young and free even if we are 70." - Danielle Arbid

"We need to find secular ways to cultivate warm-heartedness. We need secular ways to educate ourselves about inner values. The source of a happy life is within us. Trouble makers in many parts of the world are often quite well educated, so it is not just education that we need. We need to pay attention to inner values." - Dalai Lama

"The sincere effort to accept and promote the human values - Truth, Right Conduct, Peace, Non-Violence and Love. These five values are a essential for a full and worthwhile life as the five vital airs or pranas mentioned in the scriptures." - Sathya Sai Baba

"German dominance in the EU is a fact of life. But for historical reasons, it would be the last country to be swept away by a populist wave. And one thing is certain: If Germany goes down, Europe goes down, and with it all the values which we thought are worth living for. Germany has to be the champion of these values." - Anthony Glees

"If our supreme value is the development of the Western tradition - of a man for whom the highest thing in life is man, for whom love for man, respect for man, and the dignity of man, are supreme values - then we cannot ask the question that says, "if it is better for our survival, might we drop these values?"" - Erich Fromm

"It's not enough to have values without vision; you want to be good, but you want to be good for something. On the other hand, vision without values can create a Hitler. An empowering mission statement deals with both character and competence; what you want to be and what you want to do in your life." - Stephen Covey

"It's not enough to have values without vision ; you want to be good, but you want to be good for something. On the other hand, vision without values can create a Hitler . An empowering mission statement deals with both character and competence; what you want to be and what you want to do in your life." - Stephen Covey

"Human beings are made up of many different values, and sometimes those values are in tension with each other." - John Mackey

"Literature was the passport to enter a larger life; that is, the zone of freedom. Literature was freedom. Especially in a time in which the values of reading and inwardness are so strenuously challenged, literature is freedom." - Susan Sontag

"The historic period in which we live is a period of reawakening to a commitment of higher values, a reawakening of individual purpose, and a reawakening of the longing to fulfill that purpose in life." - Robert Fritz

"I was single for a long time and felt very much alone in the world, and talk of family values upset me very much at that phase in my life, because I used to think: 'What about people like me?" - Wendy Cope

"Each to choose their own paths in life, regardless of education, no one can predict the outcome, then one goal in front of him. Anything that can be based on the values of what's coming" - Istvan Molnar

"On the road to equality there is no better place for blacks to detour around American values than in foregoing its example in the treatment of its women and the organization of its family life." - Eleanor Holmes Norton

"If my parents were still alive, they would be very proud. They gave me a good start in life, the values that have driven me, and the confidence to believe in myself." - Alex Ferguson

"I am extraordinarily lucky, I was born in a family of strong moral values, and in my life I was able to do what I liked best: debuts, great theatres, but above all, inner and deep satisfaction." - Jose Carreras

"I was single for a long time and felt very much alone in the world, and talk of family values upset me very much at that phase in my life, because I used to think: 'What about people like me?'" - Wendy Cope

"'Catcher in the Rye' changed my life when I was a kid. I read it as I was a boy turning into a man, and I was so fascinated by the values. I believe in it." - Paul Wesley

"More and more surveys in the US are indicating a change in values taking place among consumers, who become more concerned about quality of life, food, health and the environment." - David Korten

"Live the principles and the values. Almost nobody in America is living them. Learn the truth. Live the life of our founders. Be a decent, righteous, forthright honest man or woman." - Beck

"I am one who believes that the people's views and values are represented by those who they elect in the legislative branch and not unelected federal judges appointed for life." - George Allen

"Man's Chief purpose... is the creation and preservation of values; that is what gives meaning to our civilization, and the participation in this is what gives significance, ultimately, to the individual human life." - Lewis Mumford

"It is no longer possible for lyric poetry to express the immensity of our experience. Life has grown too cumbersome, too complicated. We have acquired values which are best expressed in prose." - Boris Pasternak

"This recognition, in real life, of a rhythm of surfaces, lines, and values is for me the essence of photography; composition should be a constant of preoccupation, being a simultaneous coalition - an organic coordination of visual elements." - Henri Cartier-Bresson

"Self-reflection entails asking yourself questions about your values, assessing your strengths and failures, thinking about your perceptions and interactions with others, and imagining where you want to take your life in the future." - Robert L. Rosen

"The most fateful change that unfolded during the past three decades was not an increase in greed. It was the expansion of markets, and of market values, into spheres of life where they don't belong." - Michael Sandel

"I think I've done a pretty good job of not compartmentalizing my life. I take my core values and I live them out at home like I would in my snowboarding like I would at church with my friends." - Kelly Clark

"Graduates, your values matter. They are your north star. And work takes on new meaning when you feel you're pointed in the right direction. Otherwise, it's just a job. And life is too short for that." - Tim Cook

"A UNITED civilization is possible only when human relations are balanced in all transactions which have to do with the distribution of the values of life which all men persistently and constantly seek." - Walter Russell

"The human being needs a framework of values, a philosophy of life, a religion or religion-surrogate to live by and understand by, in about the same sense that he needs sunlight, calcium or love." - Abraham Maslow

"When it comes to the culture, there's no such thing as peaceful coexistence. If we're not defending truth, fighting for Christian values in all of life, the truth will be sacrificed on the altar of mainstream secularism." - Charles Colson

"The most fateful change that unfolded during the past three decades was not an increase in greed. It was the expansion of markets, and of market values, into spheres of life where they do' belong." - Michael Sandel

"Our determination to defend our values and way of life is greater than their (terrorists) determination to cause death and destruction to innocent people in a desire to impose extremism upon the world." - Tony Blair

"It felt to me like I was living my life in a way that didn't make mockery of my values. That's what I intended to do. So, that became a very radicalizing proposition for me." - Bill Ayers

"We talk about equality, about happiness, about freedom - and about the spiritual values of religion, and about God - and in our daily life, we act on principles which are different, and partly contradictory." - Erich Fromm

"Because the soul has such deep roots in personal and social life and its values run so contrary to modern concerns, caring for the soul may well turn out to be a radical act, a challenge to accepted norms." - Thomas More

"The Aga Khan Awards for Architecture seeks to make a better place in physical terms. This means trying to bring values into environments, buildings, and contexts that improve the quality of life for future generations." - Aga Khan Iv

"In the heat of the moment, it can be all too easy to generate solutions that take on a life of their own, without reference to the core values of the people developing them or those expected to implement them." - Tim Hurson

"I started my life with a single absolute: that the world was mine to shape in the image of my highest values and never to be given up to a lesser standard, no matter how long or hard the struggle." - Ayn Rand

"In order to deal with reality successfully - to pursue and achieve the values which his life requires - man needs self-esteem; he needs to be confident of his efficacy and worth." - Ayn Rand

"The most difficult problems are naturally not involved in the search for forms for contemporary life. It is a question of working our way to forms behind which real human values lie." - Alvar Aalto

"A mission statement is not something you write overnight... But fundamentally, your mission statement becomes your constitution, the solid expression of your vision and values. It becomes the criterion by which you measure everything else in your life." - Stephen Covey

"If you're a person of faith that is conservative, that's pro-life, as I am, that believes strongly in traditional family values, as I do... then how we talk about them matters." - Kevin Cramer

"All tastes have the quality of being in some way artificial and invented. The secret of life is to have enough detachment from your tastes and your values to see that they are a little bit absurd." - Adam Gopnik

"I don't think feminism, as I understand the definition, implies the rejection of maternal values, nurturing children, caring about the men in your life. That is just nonsense to me." - Hillary Clinton

"At the end, entrepreneurship is not about wearing expensive suits and earning a lot of money. It is all about being true to yourself, to your values in life. Your dreams." - Richard Branson

"In figure painting, the type of all painting, I have endeavoured to set forth that the principal if not sole source of life enchantments are Tactile Values, Movement and Space Composition." - Bernard Berenson

"That's a deep change in priorities. People are much less political today. They have found other values of life. We are developing normal attitudes, a normal set of priorities. We are growing out of our childhood." - Tom Segev

"How I measure riches is by the friends I have and the loved ones I have and the people that I care about in my life, and that's where my values are and that's where my riches are." - Ann Romney

"The scientific method is nearly perfect for understanding the physical aspects of our life. But it is a radically limited viewfinder in its inability to offer values, morals and meanings that are at the center of our lives." - Huston Smith

"The separation of church and state was meant to protect church from state; a state that declares religion off limits in public life is a state that declares itself supreme over all religious values." - Ben Shapiro

"You cannot live a normal existence if you haven't taken care of a problem that affects your life and affects the lives of others, values that you hold which in fact define your very existence." - Wole Soyinka

"The republic I fell in love with, the republic I risked my life to defend, the values I hold dear, the integrity that we all share - these do not know prejudice and they do not accept partiality." - Allen West

"Most things in my life I had before leaving home. Values, support, great family. I was shaped at an early age. A musician playing guitar, I wanted to be a folk singer." - Sissy Spacek

"The biggest thing we get out of it is seeing the kids smile. And hopefully we will also see that the lessons we're teaching - not only the fundamentals of hockey, but also the life values - are sinking in." - Bobby Orr

"How can a man commit acts of martial valour if he values his life?" - Torii Mototada

"Without constant activity, the threats of life will soon overwhelm the values." - Jim Rohn

"Life is about not where you start, but where you're going. That's family values." - Al Sharpton

"Creating a life that reflects your values and satisfies your soul is a rare achievement." - Bill Watterson

"What we're talking about is creating new forms of life on the basis of new values." - Mikhail Gorbachev

"The most important thing about leadership is your character and the values that guide your life." - Brenda Barnes

"When you walk down the street of Kabul your values for life changes, they do change." - Marco Pierre White

"Wherever you are, design your life. Live the values of your generation." - Don Tapscott

"The quality of life, values that go down to doin' that, that's the issue." - Cecil Taylor

"Our values and way of life will prevail - terrorism will not." - John Linder

"I wanted to explore the values that are at work, underpinning my life." - Sidney Poitier

"A culture that values production over life values the wrong things, because it will produce things at the expense of living beings, human or otherwise." - Derrick Jensen

"Homosexuals want their depraved 'values' to become our children's values. Homosexuals expect society to embrace their immoral way of life. Worse yet, they are looking for new recruits!" - Beverly LaHaye

"Hispanic values are conservative values. Hispanics are highly religious, they're very strongly pro-traditional family... not only pro-family, but also pro-life. They are highly patriotic." - Rafael Cruz

"It is the logic of consumerism that undermines the values of loyalty and permanence and promotes a different set of values that is destructive of family life." - Christopher Lasch

"I feel a little schizophrenic because my life is so totally different from here, obviously. And the French values are so different from American values." - Adrian Lyne

"Wellbeing is a notion that entails our values about the good life, and questions of values are not ultimately scientific questions." - Julian Baggini

"Human life is precious, sublime and meaningful. But by involvement in purely worldly pursuits, the greatness of human birth is forgotten. Without human values, life is meaningless. When there is purity in thought, word and deed, human values are practised. The unity of the three H's is essential. 'Heart, Head and Hand. ' But today this unity is absent among people, with the result that men are becoming inhuman." - Sathya Sai Baba

"The current system is organized around financial values over life values. We need to shift that locus of power down to the community level because the financial markets recognize only money and thereby only financial values." - David Korten



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