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We all know the simple Life’s Good saying but sometimes you are looking for a little more for inspiration about just how good life can be. Here we have all the best life’s good quotes including short life is good quotes, funny life’s good quotes, inspirational life’s good quotes, positive good life quotes, life is beautiful quotes, deep quotes to live by, short quotes about life, living your best life quotes, enjoy life quotes and happy life quotes.

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Life’s Good Quotes

Here are a few of our favorite life’s good quotes.

“When life is good do not take it for granted as it will pass. Be mindful, be compassionate and nurture the circumstances that find you in this good time so it will last longer. When life falls apart always remember that this too will pass. Life will have its unexpected turns.” – Ajahn Brahm

“What I’m trying to get at is, as bad as everything seems, I think, at its heart, life is good. It doesn’t throw anything at us that it knows we can’t handle and, even if it takes its time, it turns everything right side up again.”– Alexandra Bracken

“It’s an embrace that life is good, worth living and yeah, it’s not easy, but there are more pluses than minuses.” – Billy Corgan

“Life’s good. Enjoy every moment of it.” – Tahnni Dupre

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“Things will be alright. People need to hear that. Life is good, just as it is. There isn’t anything that I would change about my life.” – George Dawson

“A good life depends on the strength of our relationships with family, friends, neighbours, colleagues and strangers.” -David Lammy

“There are three ingredients in the good life: learning, earning and yearning.” -Christopher Morley

“The idea that what makes life worth living, the good life, consists of accepting challenges, solving problems, discovery, personal growth, personal change.” – Edmund Phelps

“The only thing that I am ambitious about is to live a good life. Full stop.” – Vincent Nichols

“Just saying you are better than good won’t make it so. But, when you understand what it takes to live the better than good life, and you apply yourself, your life will truly be better than good.” – Zig Ziglar

“Getting ahead cannot be the only motive that motivates people. You have to imagine what a good life is.” – Henry Giroux

Short Life is Good Quotes

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“Mellow doesn’t always make for a good story, but it makes for a good life.” – Anne Hathaway

“It depends on me whether life is good or not. Not on life, on me.” –  Alice Herz-Sommer

“I learned how to dance. I got a free spray tan. My life is good!” – Carson Kressley

“Life is good when we think it’s good. Life is bad when we don’t think.” – Douglas Horton

“My life been good since I started finding peace.” – Nas

“If you are good life is good.” – Roald Dahl

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“Life is good, but wine is better.” – Fernando Pessoa

“Life is good, but not life in itself.” – Robert Bulwer-Lytton

“Life is good – we forget that.” – Maryam d’Abo

“The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.” – Bertrand Russell

“It is a good life. I would do it all over in a minute if I could.” – Rudy Boesch

“Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.” – Socrates

“I am a happy man. I’ve had a good life.” – John Lee Hooker

Funny Life’s Good Quotes

Check out these funny life’s good quotes, then check out our lists of Funny Quotes About Life, Funny Short Quotes and Funny Inspirational Quotes.

“Books, Cats, Life is Good.” – Edward Gorey

“Adventure in life is good; consistency in coffee even better.” – Justina Chen

“I’ve never felt scared of flight, ever. It’s really weird. I don’t know. They stick a gin and tonic in your hands and I just think, “Life is good!”” – Dallas Campbell

“Life is good. Or at least, it’s always interesting.” – Joss Stone

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“Life is good. Football is better.” – Steve Sabol

“I like Aurora, ‘Sleeping Beauty,’ because she’s just sleeping and looking pretty and waiting for boys to come kiss her. Sounds like a good life – lots of naps and cute boys fighting dragons to come kiss you.” – Ariana Grande

“I should be in an old people’s home now, counting the roses in the wallpaper. It’s a good life, isn’t it?” – Anne Reid

“I embrace old age. Look, I’m never going to dunk on LeBron James, and I’ve learned to accept that. I got a pretty good life, and I’m very fortunate, and I have my blessings.” – Mark Wahlberg

“I have a very good life, so I have nothing to complain about. Sometimes, I just have existential angst.” – Meg Ryan

“I’ve always felt that if you pay your bills and can take care of yourself without too much stress, then it’s a pretty damn good life.” – Joe R. Lansdale

“I like my life. I’ve had a good life. I think the reason is my parents taught me that life is a burden. But if you take it one day at a time, it’s an easy burden.” – Andrew Young

“Thank you, dear God, for this good life and forgive us if we do not love it enough. Thank you for the rain. And for the chance to wake up in three hours and go fishing: I thank you for that now, because I won’t feel so thankful then.” – Garrison Keillor

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“Everything I do is somehow rooted in humanity. It’s always about people; it’s always about ego. It’s always about desperation. It’s quite existential. You know, ‘Am I leading a good life?’ That might be because I’m an atheist, and I think this is all we’ve got, so you better be nice. And have fun.” – Ricky Gervais

Inspirational Life’s Good Quotes

If you like these inspirational life’s good quotes, you’ll probably also love our Short Inspirational Quotes and Inspirational Quotes About Life.

“I believe that words are strong, that they can overwhelm what we fear when fear seems more awful than life is good.” — Andrew Solomon

Decide that life is good and you are special. Decide to enjoy today. Decide that you will live life to the fullest now, no matter what. Trust that you will change what needs changing, but also decide that you’re not going to put off enjoying life just because you don’t have everything you want now. Steadfastly refuse to let anything steal your joy. Choose to be happy…and you will be. — Donna Fargo

“Any moment that opens us up to the reality that life is good is a parable of the supreme end for which we were made.” – Lewis B. Smedes

“If you’re able to help some people and make them smile and make them realize that life is good, then that’s worth so much more than buying a pair of shoes.” – Maria Sharapova

“The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.” – Bertrand Russell

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“Life is good to those who know how to live. I do not ever hope to accumulate great funds of worldly wealth, but I shall accumulate something far more valuable, a store of wonderful memories. When I reach the twilight of life I shall look back and say I’m glad I lived as I did, life has been good to me.” – Sigurd F. Olson

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

“Life comes from physical survival; but the good life comes from what we care about.” – Rollo May

“We have a good life when we manage to live with both satisfied and unsatisfied needs, when we are not obsessed by what is beyond our reach.” – Kjell Magne Bondevik

“The good life is one inspired by love and guided by knowledge.” – Bertrand Russell

“The good life consists in deriving happiness by using your signature strengths every day in the main realms of living. The meaningful life adds one more component: using these same strengths to forward knowledge, power or goodness.” – Martin Seligman

“We are constituted so that simple acts of kindness, such as giving to charity or expressing gratitude, have a positive effect on our long-term moods. The key to the happy life, it seems, is the good life: a life with sustained relationships, challenging work, and connections to community.” – Paul Bloom

“Reading is a basic tool in the living of a good life.” – Joseph Addison

Positive Good Life Quotes

Here are some great positive good life quotes. You might also like our list of Positive Quotes About Life and Short Positive Quotes.

“The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.” – Carl Rogers

“Sometimes it takes a wake-up call, doesn’t it, to alert us to the fact that we’re hurrying through our lives instead of actually living them; that we’re living the fast life instead of the good life.” – Carl Honore

“I enjoy the hunt much more than the ‘good life’ after the victory.” – Carl Icahn

“Let’s choose today to quench our thirst for the ‘good life’ we thinks others lead by acknowledging the good that already exists in our lives. We can then offer the universe the gift of our grateful hearts.” – Sarah Ban Breathnach

“I’ve had a good life, and was born to and among people I’ve admired and loved.” – Wendell Berry

“My dream is to live a good life and be loving, be close to God and be a good human being and bring peace to people.” – Ziggy Marley

“The good life is built with good relationships.” – Robert J. Waldinger

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“The more you are positive and say, ‘I want to have a good life,’ the more you build that reality for yourself by creating the life that you want.” – Chris Pine

“Flourishing is everyone’s birthright. I’m trying to break this hold that being smiley and cheery has on what people think the good life is.” – Steve Jurvetson

“The good life is one that’s artistically made.” – William Shatner

“People are just trying to work their jobs, raise their families, discipline their kids, and have a good life…” – Eddie Vedder

Life is Beautiful Quotes

You will love these life is beautiful quotes.

“Relax! Life is beautiful!” – David L. Wolper

“My theory on life is that life is beautiful. Life doesn’t change. You have a day, and a night, and a month, and a year. We people change – we can be miserable or we can be happy. It’s what you make of your life.” – Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

“Life is beautiful because it doesn’t last.” – Brit Marling

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“Life is beautiful but people are crazy.” – Charles Osgood

“I suppose there are a lot of reasons to be jaded or sarcastic or bitter in life, but I hang on to the reasons why life is beautiful.” – Kelli O’Hara

“Life is abundant, and life is beautiful. And it’s a good place that we’re all in, you know, on this earth, if we take care of it.” – Alice Walker

“Even in a world with much sadness, at its essence, life is beautiful.” – Dianne Reeves

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“I enjoy being happy every day. Life is beautiful.” – Christina Milian

“Life is beautiful, what do you think? In the morning I say, ‘Ah, I am alive still!’ It is fantastic.” – Alejandro Jodorowsky

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Deep Quotes to Live By

If you like these deep quotes to live by, head over to our list of Short Deep Quotes.

“If you always do what interests you, at least one person is pleased.” – Katharine Hepburn

“Always be true to your friends, just as you are to yourself.” – Meg Cabot

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“There is only one thing that makes a dream impossible to achieve: the fear of failure.” – Paulo Coelho

“Love the moment. Flowers grow out of dark moments. Therefore, each moment is vital. It affects the whole. Life is a succession of such moments and to live each is to succeed.” – Corita Kent

“You have not lived today until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.” – John Bunyan

“Don’t worry what others are doing. Do you!” – Russell Simmons

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“If you really want to do something you’ll find a way, if you don’t you’ll find an excuse.” – Jim Rohn

“Don’t allow your past or present condition to control you. It’s just a process that you’re going through to get you to the next level.” – T.D Jakes

“Your past does not equal your future.” – Tony Robbins

“Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness; it is generally the by-product of other activities.” – Aldous Huxley

“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a door.” – Milton Berle

“Plant your garden and decorate your own soul, instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.” – Jose Luis Borges

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“The greatest lesson of life is that you are responsible for your life.” – Oprah Winfrey

Short Quotes About Life

A few of our favorites from our list of Short Quotes About Life.

“Life is a first impression. You get one shot at it. Make it everlasting.” – J.R. Rim

“Every moment of life is precious and can never happen again.” – Zelig Pliskin

“Life is what happens when you’re busy making other plans.” — John Lennon

“Life is short it is up to you to make it sweet.” – Sarah Louise

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“Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.” — Lillian Dickson

“Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” —Mahatma Gandhi

“I have found that if you love life, life will love you back.” – Arthur Rubinstein

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“If you want something, don’t wish for it. Life is too short to wait.” – Stephen Hines

“Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact.” – William James

“All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make, the better.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Life is 10 percent what you make it, and 90 percent how you take it.” – Irving Berlin

“Life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.” — Forrest Gump

“Maybe that’s what life is… a wind of the eye and winking stars.” – Jack Kerouac

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“Life is fragile. We’re not guaranteed a tomorrow so give it everything you’ve got.” – Tim Cook

“Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forward.” – Soren Kierkegaard

“Only a life lived for others is a life worthwhile.” – Albert Einstein

“The meaning of life is to give life meaning.” – Ken Hudgins

“Don’t get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life.” – Dolly Parton

 “Life changes very quickly, in a very positive way, if you let it.” – Lindsey Vonn

“When you realize how precious and fragile life is, it changes your whole perspective.” —Ryan O’Donnell

“If life were predictable it would cease to be life, and be without flavor.” – Eleanor Roosevelt

Live Your Best Life Quotes

Our favorites from our list of Live Your Best Life Quotes.

“There are only two days in the year that nothing can be done. One is called yesterday and the other is called tomorrow, so today is the right day to love, believe, do and mostly live.” – Dalai Lama

”Nothing can dim the light that shines from within.” – Maya Angelou

”Live with intention. Walk to the edge. Listen hard. Practice wellness. Play with abandon. Laugh. Choose with no regret. Do what you love. Live as if this is all there is.” – Mary Anne Roadacher-Hershey

“Believe you can and you’re halfway there.” —T. Roosevelt

“The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing.” – Walt Disney

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“Even though our time in this life is temporary, if we live well enough, our legacy will last forever.” – Idowu Koyenikan

“Live joyfully this life. Once gone, who knows if we ever get it back. Atheists think we do not. Mystics say you will. Either way, chill.” – Fakeer Ishavardas

“One way to get the most out of life is to look upon it as an adventure.” – William Feather

“Never regret yesterday. Life is in you today and you make your tomorrow.” – L. Ron Hubbard

“Live for today, hope for tomorrow. And forget about yesterday.” – Grant Ngobean

“You only live once, but if you do it right once is enough.” – Mae West

“If it’s something you want, you can’t wait for a day to be magically special. You gotta go and make the day special yourself.” ― Julia Fellner

”If there is at least one person you’ve helped in life, then your life has been worthwhile.” – L. Sydney Abel

“It is not about perfection. It is about moving in the right direction.” – Daniella Land

“The best thing to hold onto in life is each other.” – Audrey Hepburn

“Live your life in such a way that you can say “I love my life” and really mean it.” ― TemitOpe Ibrahim

“Love your life and live it without competing with the next person, so that you can be the best person the world has ever had.” ― Gift Gugu Mona

Enjoy Life Quotes

These are our favorite quotes from our full list of Enjoy Life Quotes. You might also like our list of Enjoy the Moment Quotes.

“Simply enjoy life and the great pleasures that come with it.” – Karolina Kurkova

“I decided to fly through the air and live in the sunlight and enjoy life as much as I could.” – Evel

“I enjoy life, and I think that’s important. Life is so fragile and so fleeting, and it’s over in a minute, and you’ve just got to grab it and do everything and not worry about it.” – Jerry Hall

“Do what you need to do and enjoy life as it happens.” – John Scalzi

“Take a step back, evaluate what is important, and enjoy life.” – Teri Garr

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“I really try to enjoy life and have joy with what I do.” – Tim Tebow

“Enjoy life… that’s what we’re here for.” – David Faustino

“I enjoy life. That doesn’t mean I don’t care.” – Bob Crane

“My theory is to enjoy life, but the practice is against it.” – Charles Lamb

“I want to love. I want to enjoy life.” – David Cassidy

“You have to enjoy life. Always be surrounded by people that you like, people who have a nice conversation. There are so many positive things to think about.” Sophia Loren

“Once your mind and body is healthy, it creates a freedom that helps you enjoy life.” – Milind Soman


“I think people should have fun. And don’t get so down on yourself. Enjoy life and be the best person you can be.” – Keke Palmer

“Lighten up, just enjoy life, smile more, laugh more, and don’t get so worked up about things.” – Kenneth Branagh

Happy Life Quotes

If you like these happy life quotes, you should also head over to our list of Happy Quotes About Life, Be Happy Quotes and Short Happy Quotes.

“The purpose of our lives is to be happy.” — Dalai Lama

“If you want to live a happy life, tie it to a goal, not to people or things.”– Albert Einstein

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” – Omar Khayyam

“You do not find the happy life. You make it.” —Thomas S. Monson

“Make your life matter and have fun doing it.” —Aaron Hurst

“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.” – Omar Khayyam

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“The joy of life is becoming a person you are proud of.” —Bill Orender

“The most important thing is to enjoy your life—to be happy—it’s all that matters.” – Audrey Hepburn

“Thousands of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being shared.” – Buddha

“The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.” – Marcus Aurelius

“If you can do what you do best and be happy, you’re further along in life than most people.” —Leonardo DiCaprio

“Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.” – Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

“The power of finding beauty in the humblest things makes home happy and life lovely.” – Louisa May Alcott

So that’s our list. We hope you found the life’s good quotes and good life quotes you were looking for.

You might also like our list of Life Changing Quotes and Short Quotes About Change.

Let us know in the comments below if we missed a life is good quote that should be added.

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