Life Balance Sayings and Quotes

Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old life balance quotes, life balance sayings, and life balance proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.

Next to love, balance is the most important thing. John Wooden
It's a paradox. How does one balance living in the now with preparing responsibly for the future? The key to this dilemma lies in the distinction between 'worrying about the future' and 'preparing for the future.' The two concepts are not at all the same. Jonathan Lockwood Huie
Happiness depends on how you balance your life’s equations between positive and negative experiences and attitudes. Kall
Self-care is how you take your power back. Lalah Delia
Don’t go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. Mark Twain
Find your balance and stand with it. Find your song and sing it out. Find your cadence and let it appear like a dance. Find the questions that only you know how to ask and the answers that you are content to not know. Mary Anne Radmacher
Man maintains his balance, poise, and sense of security only as he is moving forward. Maxwell Maltz
A true balance between work and life comes with knowing that your life activities are integrated, not separated. Michael Thomas Sunnarborg
I've learned that you can't have everything and do everything at the same time. Oprah Winfrey
Work, love and play are the great balance wheels of man’s being. Orison Swett Marden
The aim of life is self-development. To realize one’s nature perfectly – that is what each of us is here for. Oscar Wilde
Fortunate, indeed, is the man who takes exactly the right measure of himself and holds a just balance between what he can acquire and what he can use. Peter Latham
We are always getting ready to live but never living. Ralph Waldo Emerson
Most of us spend too much time on what is urgent and not enough time on what is important. Stephen R. Covey
Wisdom is your perspective on life, your sense of balance, your understanding of how the various parts and principles apply and relate to each other. Steven R. Covey
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable. Sydney J. Harris
Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground. Theodore Roosevelt
The only person you should try to be better than is the person you were yesterday. unknown
The calm and balanced mind is the strong and great mind; the hurried and agitated mind is the weak one. Wallace D. Wattles
They are sick that surfeit with too much, as they that starve with nothing. William Shakespeare
The key to keeping your balance is knowing when you've lost it. Anonymous
You can maintain work-life balance even while pursuing careers. Chanda Kochhar
Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life. Dolly Parton
It is better to rise from life as from a banquet - neither thirsty nor drunken. Aristotle
The best and safest thing is to keep a balance in your life, acknowledge the great powers around us and in us. If you can do that, and live that way, you are really a wise man. Euripides
The more often you decline invitations to spend time with friends or family because you are too busy with either work or other activities, the more you should realize that your life is not in balance. Byron Pulsifer
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it. Charles Buxton
No matter how busy you are, or how busy you think you are, the work will always be there tomorrow, but your friends might not be. Anonymous
A well-developed sense of humor is the pole that adds balance to your steps as you walk the tightrope of life. William Arthur Ward
Balance is a feeling derived from being whole and complete; it's a sense of harmony. It is essential to maintaining quality in life and work. Joshua Osenga