48 Greatest Quotes About Carpe Diem

When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to be alive - to breathe, to think, to enjoy, to love. Marcus Aurelius
Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek. Barack Obama
The straight line will take you only to death. Jack Kerouac
Jus' live the day. Don' worry yaself. John Steinbeck
Qui cherche et ne saisit pas ce qui s'offre ne le reverra jamais plus. William Shakespeare
Happiness, not in another place but this place...not for another hour, but this hour. Walt Whitman
Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that's the stuff life is made of. Benjamin Franklin
He who does not value life does not deserve it. Leonardo da Vinci
We cannot be sure of having something to live for unless we are willing to die for it. Che Guevara
Do anything, but let it produce joy. Walt Whitman
Boys, you must strive to find your own voice, because the longer you wait to begin the less likely you are to find it at all. Robin Williams
If a man is to live, he must be all alive, body, soul, mind, heart, spirit. Thomas Merton
Realize deeply that the present moment is all you ever have. Make the Now the primary focus of your life. Eckhart Tolle
There is only one day left, always starting over: it is given to us at dawn and taken away from us at dusk. Jean-Paul Sartre
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present. Albert Camus
Every day brings a chance for you to draw in a breath, kick off your shoes, and dance. Oprah Winfrey
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever. Mahatma Gandhi
You live but once; you might as well be amusing. Coco Chanel
I finally figured out the only reason to be alive is to enjoy it. Rita Mae Brown
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few. The future depends on what we do in the present. Mahatma Gandhi
Oh, now, now, now, the only now, and above all now, and there is no other now but thou now and now is thy prophet. Ernest Hemingway
At least I carpe'd that one diem. John Green
Seize the moment. Remember all those women on the 'Titanic' who waved off the dessert cart. Erma Bombeck
I'm fairly certain that YOLO is just Carpe Diem for stupid people. Jack Black
Why not just live in the moment, especially if it has a good beat? Goldie Hawn
Life is what you make it. Always has been, always will be. Eleanor Roosevelt
No dejes para mañana la diversión que puedes tener hoy. Aldous Huxley
History is a pact between the dead, the living, and the yet unborn. Edmund Burke
Life is a helluva lot more fun if you say yes rather than no. Richard Branson
When I want to understand what is happening today or try to decide what will happen tomorrow, I look back. Omar Khayyam
The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience. Eleanor Roosevelt
Perfection of character is this: to live each day as if it were your last, without frenzy, without apathy, without pretence. Marcus Aurelius
Nothing is easier than spending public money. It does not appear to belong to anybody. The temptation is overwhelming to bestow it on somebody. Calvin Coolidge
What part soever you take upon you, play that as well as you can and make the best of it. Thomas More
All the gold in the world cannot buy a dying man one more breath--so what does that make today worth? Og Mandino