Sometimes others can simply say it better. Today, instead of blabbing, I am going to highlight some other people’s bucket list related quotes that have made an impact on me. These are not just random quotes from the web, these are quotes that have changed how I think and more importantly, how I act.

On Dreaming

If you don’t build your dream, someone else will hire you to build theirs – Tony Gaskins

Whatever your dreams are, take them very very seriously – Barbara Sher

On A Fuller Life

I don’t want to get to the end of my life and find that I lived just the length of it. I want to have lived the width of it as well – Diane Ackerman

Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself – George Bernard Shaw

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals – Zig Ziglar

The bitterest tears shed over graves are for words left unsaid and for deeds left undone – Harriet Beecher Stowe

The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity – Dorothy Parker

The way you are living will have been your life – Unknown

On Time

Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways. – Stephen Vincent Benét

Today is the youngest you will ever be – Unknown

And in the end, it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years – Abraham Lincoln

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it – Charles Buxton

Many people die with their music still in them. Why is this so? Too often it is because they are always getting ready to live. Before they know it, time runs out – Oliver Wendell Holmes

Minutes are worth more than money. Spend them wisely – Thomas P. Murphy

On Goals

Without a goal, you can’t score – Unknown

On Travel

Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving – Terry Pratchett

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