Better Life Quotes

Welcome to Better Life Quotes, a place where inspiration meets wisdom to enrich your journey towards a fulfilling existence. In the hustle and bustle of modern life, it’s easy to get caught up in the chaos and lose sight of what truly matters. That’s where we come in, offering a collection of insightful quotes curated to uplift, motivate, and provoke thought. Whether you’re seeking guidance, encouragement, or simply a moment of reflection, our carefully selected words aim to illuminate the path towards a better life.

Life is a journey filled with ups and downs, twists and turns, and moments of both joy and adversity. It’s during these times that the power of words becomes evident, serving as beacons of hope, sources of strength, and reminders of the beauty that surrounds us. Here, you’ll find a treasure trove of quotes from renowned thinkers, philosophers, and ordinary individuals who have embraced the essence of living fully. So, take a moment to delve into the profound wisdom offered within these pages, and let these quotes inspire you to embrace every moment and strive for a life filled with purpose, passion, and positivity. Remember, the key to a better life lies not only in the destination but also in the journey itself. Now, without further ado, let’s dive into the enriching world of Better Life Quotes.

I think it’s much richer and much more fun to be an artist than to be anything else. I can’t think of a better life than acting. Edward Herrmann

What people want is their basic needs. So I’m trying to help people ensure their basic need: that means food security, healthcare, education, and job opportunity and a better life. Sheikh Hasina

The promise of America has always been that if you worked hard, had the right values, took some risks, that there was an opportunity to build a better life for your family and for your next generation. Mitt Romney

The slums are not a place of despair. Its inhabitants are all working towards a better life. Vikas Swarup

Putting my words piece online was an important part of my plan to help women learn how to love themselves and have a better life. Tracy McMillan

As a child, I was able to know that I wanted a better life. Tracy Morgan

I just wanted to speak to the streets and give them motivation on making it out. Whatever situation they’re in, know that they can make do and have a better life. Lil Durk

People come to L.A. because they’re chasing that dream of a better life. That’s why I came here, because I thought it would be a place where I would find other people like me; people who wanted to write, people who had a dream of being something else. And that proved to be true. Robert Crais

In the fall of 1978, I left the religious, conservative, biracial, slow-paced culture of South Carolina for the secular, liberal, multi-ethnic, intense culture of Princeton University. Like most immigrants, I was looking for a better life in a place I only half understood. Virginia Postrel

My clothes are fabulous – colourful, fun and by some very special designers. They deserve a better life than being sleeping beauties in a bed of tissue inside a trunk. Suzy Menkes

There’s nothing on this green earth that a liberal progressive fears more than a black American who wants a better life and a smaller government. Allen West

My parents were South Korean immigrants who came to America in the early 80s for the hope of a better life for their children. Jonny Kim

My mom is Irish. She is a poet and a humanitarian who believed in ensuring that people around her had a better life. Amala Akkineni

My dad wanted me to have a better life than he had ever had. He wanted us to succeed so badly. And I never wanted to let him down. Lewis Hamilton

We are a nation of immigrants. We are the children and grandchildren and great-grandchildren of the ones who wanted a better life, the driven ones, the ones who woke up at night hearing that voice telling them that life in that place called America could be better. Mitt Romney

My parents immigrated to California from Mexico in the 1960s in search of a better life. They arrived from different regions of Mexico with little formal education, but a tremendous work ethic and big dreams. Alex Padilla

The whole world is determined by trade – which is really the blood of the world. The driving force is everyone’s desire to have a better life. How? By consuming. For countries, the ‘Holy Grail’ is economic growth. Yann Arthus-Bertrand

And they do those jobs not because they want to take away anything from America, but because they want to give their skills, their sweat, their labor, for a better life and to help build a better America, just as those who came before them. Luis Gutierrez

I think, people look at me, and they say, ‘You were very aggressive,’ I say, ‘Yeah,’ you know, and I’ve made a better life for myself, for my son, so I should reflect that with my music now. I shouldn’t still be rhyming like that; that would be me lying. Ice T

Building a better life for every child is a lot harder than becoming a world champion. Both goals take dedication and commitment. Kim Yuna

My parents came here from Colombia during a time of great instability there. Escaping a dire economic situation at home, they moved to New Jersey, where they had friends and family, seeking a better life, and then moved to Boston after I was born. Diane Guerrero

We have always held to the hope, the belief, the conviction that there is a better life, a better world, beyond the horizon. Franklin D. Roosevelt

My vision is to hire qualified employees that may have not yet had the opportunity to create a better life for themselves, or did have one but might have came down on hard times and need a hand. Grace Hightower

My father passed away a few days before my election. This man, an African American born to a poor single mother in 1936 in the South, would worry in the last years of his life that he had better life chances when he was growing up than a young man born in the same circumstances would have today. Cory Booker

I firmly believe that if your environment works for you and your family, it translates into a better life. Candice Olson

My family is originally from Palestine, who came here to the United States, you know, from an occupied land to find a better life and find security and safety. Linda Sarsour

My mom was a single mother in the South Bronx living in adverse conditions. Seeing her struggles to get herself off of welfare and get back into the workplace and give me and my sister a better life – it’s an inspiration for me. Andrea Navedo

Then we can help these failed states turn around and give their people a better life. This, too, is a critical part of this global war on terrorism, and Canada and the United States are together. Paul Cellucci

We’re all sick of holy wars and bloodshed because religion is supposed to give us life and a better life and is supposed to bring out our best self. When it results in mass destruction and hatred and anxiety, it’s the antithesis I think of what religion was designed to do. Vera Farmiga

In grade school I was taught that the United States is a melting pot. People from all over the world come here for freedom and to pursue a better life. They arrive with next to nothing, work incredibly hard, learn a new language and new customs, and in a generation they become an integral part of our amazing nation. Jeff Hawkins

I was in the heart and soul of Baltimore. I definitely felt a connection to the people. They’re really hard-working people that want to have a better life. And I saw the struggle that exists there. Common

Oprah Winfrey’s global influence is unparalleled. Not only has her generosity and firm belief that education is the key to a better life benefited countless women and children around the world, but her example has also inspired millions of people to give back in ways big and small. Eli Broad

My father came from a very poor background, but I was very fortunate in the sense that we were never in need. My dad was determined to make sure that we didn’t want for things. He wanted to give us more opportunity than he had, a better shot at a better life. Brad Pitt

To me, the fact that the Mexican came North in search of a better life is a tremendous epic that hasn’t been written. It’s an odyssey that we know nothing about. And they came with a dream for a better life. Rudolfo Anaya

I wasn’t a happy kid. I felt like my mum ruined our chance of a better life, because when she remarried, we went to live in Bahrain, on a compound with a swimming pool, and she ruined it all. James Arthur

Precious, she gets hit by life so many different ways and so many times, but she doesn’t yield to it. She continues to get up and she continues to struggle for a better life. Gabourey Sidibe

My life has flourished in so many ways both personally and professionally that I can’t ask for a better life. David Cassidy

As a kid, I remember wondering why we lived in an apartment, not in a brownstone, and why we drove an LTD, not a Cadillac. Even now, I’m like that. If I’m on the 5th floor, I will wonder why I’m not on the 6th floor. But that was my drive. I was obsessed with my family having a better life. Leah Remini

I am sure that the Ukrainian nation deserves a better life. That is why I have voted for good changes and for stability. Viktor Yanukovych

Ask any parent what we want for our children, and invariably we say ‘a better life.’ To that end, we give our time, our sleep, our money, and our dreams, much as our parents did before us. We all want a better life for our children. But what we want for them ceases to matter if we leave them an unlivable world. Leonor Varela

America isn’t Congress. America isn’t Washington. America is the striving immigrant who starts a business, or the mom who works two low-wage jobs to give her kid a better life. America is the union leader and the CEO who put aside their differences to make the economy stronger. Barack Obama

First, I have to thank God for giving me the gift that he did as well as a second chance for a better life. Oksana Baiul

It’s your body and you’re going to have a much better life, you are going to have a quality life, better lifestyle, you’re going to be healthier, you’re going to be happier, you’re going to enjoy the people around you and they’re going to enjoy you more. Mike Ditka

I didn’t want to be looked at as a below-the-poverty-line kid. But now I think, that trailer is where I got the ambition. The anger. If we had a better life, I wouldn’t be here. That trailer made me. Bam Adebayo

We all have a life story and a message that can inspire others to live a better life or run a better business. Why not use that story and message to serve others and grow a real business doing it? Brendon Burchard

Of course, preserving the American dream has always meant creating opportunity for the most recently arrived Americans – those who have come here from other parts of the globe to work hard and build a new, better life. Nydia Velazquez

I am proud to be the granddaughter and daughter of immigrants who were brave enough to leave their homes and come to a whole new world with a different language and culture and immerse themselves fearlessly to start a better life for themselves and their families. Lauren Jauregui

The biggest threat to a better life is the desire to keep the future under control – to make the world predictable by reining in creativity and enterprise. Progress as a neat blueprint, with no deviations and no surprise, may work in children’s cartoons or utopian novels. But it’s just a fantasy. Virginia Postrel

To imagine a better life for yourself and your family and to leave behind all that is familiar requires a special kind of courage. Frank Lowy

My grand plan is that I can master having a better life by making sure I have a regular flow of songs. Then I can give myself time to tour or celebrate or write a film score. Imogen Heap

When my Mexican-born grandfather, Rafael, immigrated to work in the mines of the American Southwest, where he eventually settled with his young bride to raise 15 kids, he did it to give his children a better life. Rachel Campos-Duffy

For generations, America has served as a beacon of hope and freedom for those outside her borders, and as a land of limitless opportunity for those risking everything to seek a better life. Their talents and contributions have continued to enrich our country. Spencer Bachus

Immigration has defined my entire life. My parents left Mozambique with nothing but their wits in search of a better life for their kids. They moved to England in the 1970s, saw the classism there, and left for America soon after. Jose Ferreira

Living in New York City, I am reminded by the Statue of Liberty that the United States of America has always welcomed those yearning to breathe free and seek a better life. Charles B. Rangel

I mean, I couldn’t ask for a better life, man. Freddy Adu

I think what’s cool about a body-switching movie is, ‘The grass is always greener:’ the idea that someone else has a better life than I do. Jim Rash

People sort of misinterpret the immigration story. I often hear people say that, well, you know, they emigrate to another country for a better life. That is not what the story of the immigrant is. They go to another country to provide opportunities for the next generation. Angelos Postecoglou

Particularly Instagram, people look like they have a much better life than they really do. People basically seem like they are way better-looking than they really are, and they are way happier-seeming than they really are. Elon Musk

There will always be a place for us somewhere, somehow, as long as we see to it that working people fight for everything they have, everything they hope to get, for dignity, equality, democracy, to oppose war and to bring to the world a better life. Harry Bridges

Independence means we enjoy freedom. We are not colonised by people. And we can govern our own country and develop it independently so that our people can live a better life. Mahathir Mohamad

What we now face is the contradiction between unbalanced and inadequate development and the people’s ever-growing needs for a better life. Xi Jinping

My mom tried to not let me see how much we were struggling, but I noticed it. I think that’s what made me work harder. I saw how hard she was working, and I just wanted a better life for both of us. Jayson Tatum

I don’t want to flee, nor do I want to abandon the battle of these farmers who live without any protection in the forest. They have the sacrosanct right to aspire to a better life on land where they can live and work with dignity while respecting the environment. Dorothy Stang

My agenda is trying to help people live a better life. Jillian Michaels

I am a permanent legal resident of this country, I was born in Korea; my parents came to America for a better life for our family, I’ve lived here nearly my whole life, and even though I consider myself through and through Korean and American, I guess when it comes down to it, anyone can take away my identity. It doesn’t belong to me. Su-chin Pak

Of course the lower classes have always felt downtrodden and aspired to a better life. But there is this theory that people respond to a class structure in England – there was a time when people knew who they were and knew whom they served and as long as management wasn’t abusive, it was a good life for people. Damian Lewis

The early pioneers of both wellness and network marketing were motivated by the sense that it was possible to create a better life than the conventional routes offered – better personal health and better economic health, respectively. Now the ‘alternatives’ of yesterday have become the economic powerhouses of today and tomorrow. Paul Zane Pilzer

I love my children and I love my wife with all my heart. And I would die, die gladly, if that would make a better life for them. Medgar Evers

To be always intending to make a new and better life but never to find time to set about it is as to put off eating and drinking and sleeping from one day to the next until you’re dead. Og Mandino

The Peace Corps is an outstanding organization that promotes peace through helping countless individuals who want to help build a better life for the community in which they serve. Solomon Ortiz

I see history as really cyclical in terms of the intense idealism, and the desire to create a better life outside of societal norms. Lauren Groff

As President Trump quickly moved to limit immigration, civil rights, and environmental protections, I felt fear for my young children, and guilt, too – as if I’d somehow betrayed the unspoken contract all parents make to give our children a better life than ourselves. Laura Moser

The diversity lottery program is a proven method of offering a path to legal permanent status for residents of African nations and other underrepresented regions seeking a better life here in the United States. Cedric Richmond

If we intend to provide a better life, and a better world, for future generations, we can’t ignore the quality of the environment we leave them. John Kasich

The fact is Canadians understand that immigration, that people fleeing for their lives, that people wanting to build a better life for themselves and their kids is what created Canada, it’s what created North America. Justin Trudeau

The spoiled superstar brat wouldn’t get far in Oklahoma City. We’re very value-conscious. Our city was settled in a land run. Those 10,000 people were desperate for a better life. Mick Cornett

I came to the Philippines to follow my father who came here earlier, looking for a better life. I helped my father in our sari-sari store. I also asked him if I could go back to school so I could learn English and improve myself. Henry Sy

If large numbers of people believe they have no shot at a better life in the future, they will work less hard and generate fewer new ideas and businesses. The economy, as a whole, will be poorer. Adam Davidson

Give yourself a chance to see how much better life will get. And it will get better. Joel Burns

If there is something I would like to do as President of the General Assembly, it is to place more emphasis on the issue of education, which enables a better life for women. Harri Holkeri

I was born in Hereford, England, in 1944. We moved when they had an opportunity to get a visa, about 1950. My dad always thought Europe was a bit too small for him. He wanted to see the United States… The typical immigrant story. He wanted a better life for his children, too. He always tried to get the visa, and it didn’t come up. Frank Oz

I didn’t come to Christianity for money, I came to Christianity because this is the way we can live a better life. Mosab Hassan Yousef

I traveled to Ireland to research ‘Sandcastles,’ to visit the coastline where my ancestors looked toward America, the tiny town they once loved so much, and the docks from which they sailed toward their dreams of building a better life for their family. The answers I found on that journey are woven through the novel. Luanne Rice

For me, democracy must deliver a better life for the people. Joko Widodo

The truth is that at age 19, I was a teenage mother living alone with my daughter in a trailer and struggling to keep us afloat on my way to a divorce. And I knew then that I was going to have to work my way up and out of that life if I was going to give my daughter a better life and a better future, and that’s what I’ve done. Wendy Davis

Governance should be designed as an equalizer. Democrats are more inclined towards working families and those who are struggling for a better life. Jimmy Carter

We have created a society where individual rights and freedoms, compassion and diversity are core to our citizenship. But underlying that idea of Canada is the promise that we all have a chance to build a better life for ourselves and our children. Justin Trudeau

We need a sustainable system of student finance that promotes opportunity, encourages aspiration, increases social mobility and is governed by fairness. But all the Tories can offer is unsustainable, mounting debt, punishing students for wanting an education. And discouraging thousands of young people from climbing the ladder to a better life. Angela Rayner

There is no right to a job or a wage rate, but there is a right to move from one country to another in search of a better life. This is the point of view of Thomas Jefferson, John Locke and other great supporters of the natural rights tradition in America. Alex Tabarrok

America is the land of the second chance – and when the gates of the prison open, the path ahead should lead to a better life. George W. Bush

What has made America great have been the opportunities given to everyone in this country. Since our founding, individuals and families have come to America to seek freedom, opportunity and the choice for a better life. Cathy McMorris Rodgers

My mother was one of seven girls whose parents went to bed hungry so their children wouldn’t. My father lost his mother when he was nine. He left school and went to work for the next 70 years. They emigrated to America with little more than the hope of a better life. Marco Rubio

I couldn’t ask for a better life. Freddy Adu

What do you think, what people want from their governments? Simple. A better life for themselves and for their children. Government that is fair, just and responsible. Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj

If African farmers can use improved seeds and better practices to grow more crops and get them to market, then millions of families can earn themselves a better living and a better life. Bill Gates

I’m very proud of my love for Whitney Houston. She really changed my life. She made my life a better life. She was so beautiful in her love for God, her love for her family and her love for music. She truly loved her music. She could do everything! She had flawless rhythm, flawless pitch, flawless feeling, and flawless beauty. Narada Michael Walden

I usually wake up around 7:30 A.M. without an alarm clock. I wake up naturally because I’m huge on sleep. I believe it’s the No. 1 thing you can do if you’re trying to create a better life. Tony Gonzalez

Our country is a nation of immigrants, who, for centuries, have come here, fleeing persecution, bringing their dreams, their fears, and their hopes for a better life. Jacky Rosen

I have no evidence that libertarianism leads to a better life. I just think it is morally right. Penn Jillette

My dad is an ob-gyn – he’s retired now – and he wanted to come to the States to make a better life, for opportunity. My mom said that, on the plane ride here, I did not want to speak a word of English – I spoke Tagalog. And then, after the first day of school, I didn’t want to speak anything but English. Reggie Lee

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Anton Usov
I am Anton Usov, an educator with a passion for quotes that resonate with the human experience. Over many years, I have curated a collection that reflects wisdom and emotions across time. Join me in exploring the power of words to inspire and enlighten our paths.
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  1. Lysandra

    After years of self-doubt, I finally found the courage to pursue my dreams. Now, I live by the motto “better choices, better life.”

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