Life For Granted Quotes by Kevin Harvick, Stephen Batchelor, Thomas Nagel, Sasha Azevedo, Henry Rollins, Joyce Brothers and many others.
You can’t take life for granted. I am lucky to have everything I’ve ever wanted. I’ve got a beautiful wife, a job I’ve always dreamed of…and my face on my own t-shirts.
In taking the everyday details of life for granted, we fail to appreciate the extraordinary fact that we are conscious at all.
If we tried to rely entirely on reason, and pressed it hard, our lives and beliefs would collapse – a form of madness that may actually occur if the inertial force of taking the world and life for granted is somehow lost. If we lose our grip on that, reason will not give it back to us.
Life is a gift. Never take it for granted.
If you are a kid in Beverly Hills, (I am not putting down people who live in Beverly Hills) if that kid knows private school and a credit card… you can’t say the kid is taking life for granted. He is taking the life that was given to him.
Being taken for granted can be a compliment. It means that you’ve become a comfortable, trusted element in another person’s life.
We forget that our bodies are the most valuable, precious thing we have and take that miracle of life for granted.
You get into your late fifties, people start falling like flies all around you. I don’t take life for granted any more. I’m really glad to be here.
When it comes to life the critical thing is whether you take things for granted or take them with gratitude.
In taking life for granted, we fail to notice it.
You can’t take life for granted.
We take life for granted, sleepwalking until a shattering event knocks us awake. Zen says, don’t wait until the car accident, the cancer diagnosis, or the death of a loved one to get your priorities straight. Do it now.