"I take a simple view of life. It is keep your eyes open and get on with it."
"In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on."Laurence Sterne on Robert Frost
"Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment."Laurence Sterne on Buddha
"Throughout life people will make you mad, disrespect you and treat you bad. Let God deal with the things they do, cause hate in your heart will consume you too."Laurence Sterne on Will Smith
"Life is a song - sing it. Life is a game - play it. Life is a challenge - meet it. Life is a dream - realize it. Life is a sacrifice - offer it. Life is love - enjoy it."Laurence Sterne on Sai Baba
"A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable, but more useful than a life spent doing nothing."Laurence Sterne on George Bernard Shaw
"I once asked a hermit in Italy how he could venture to live alone, in a single cottage, on the top of a mountain, a mile from any habitation? He replied, that Providence was his next-door neighbor."
"Nothing is so perfectly amusing as a total change of ideas."
"So much of motion, is so much of life, and so much of joy, and to stand still, or get on but slowly, is death and the devil."
"Alas! if the principles of contentment are not within us, the height of station and worldly grandeur will as soon add a cubit to a man's stature as to his happiness."
"People who overly take care of their health are like misers. They hoard up a treasure which they never enjoy."