Life Story Quotes



We’re all made of stories. When they finally put us underground, the stories are what will go on.— Charles de Lint

There is no greater power on this earth than story.— Libba Bray

Stories give color to black and white information.— Todd Stocker

Stories break silence and nourish those who work, feel, and dream.— Carmen Naranjo

People are hungry for stories. It’s part of our very being. — Studs Terkel

Storytelling is among the oldest forms of communication. Storytelling is the commonality of all human beings, in all places, in all times.— Rives Collins

Stories make us more alive, more human, more courageous, more loving.— Madeleine L’Engle

The human species thinks in metaphors and learns through stories.— Mary Catherine Bateson

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In the end, only the stories survive.— Alexis M. Smith

One of the ways to reincarnate is to tell your story.— Spalding Gray

Stories have to be told or they die, and when they die, we can’t remember who we are or why we’re here.— Sue Monk Kidd

Telling stories is not just a way of passing time. It is the way the wisdom gets passed along. The stuff that helps us to live a life worth remembering.— Rachel Naomi Remen

After nourishment, shelter and companionship, stories are the thing we need most in the world.— Philip Pullman

No matter what you do in your life, what you create, what career you have… your greatest creation is always going to be your life’s story.— Jonathan Harris

If history were taught in the form of stories, it would never be forgotten.— Rudyard Kipling

Stories can conquer fear, you know. They can make the heart bigger.— Ben Okri

Sometimes, you have to look back in order to understand the things that lie ahead.— Yvonne Woon

People think that stories are shaped by people. In fact, it’s the other way around.— Terry Pratchettsmallest moments

Storytelling is a form of history, of immortality too. It goes from one generation to another.— Studs Terkel

We cannot think without language, we cannot process experience without story.— Christina Baldwin

The stories we tell literally make the world. If you want to change the world, you need to change your story.— Michael Margolis

This is the sorcery of literature. We are healed by our stories.— Terre Tempest Williams

Story gives people enough space to think for themselves.— Annette Simmons

In this time of ‘information overload’, people do not need more information. They want a story they can relate to.— Maarten Schäfer

Each of us is a book waiting to be written, and that book, if written, results in a person explained.— Thomas M. Cirignano

No one elseStorytelling reveals meaning without committing the error of defining it.— Hannah Arendt

The world is shaped by two things — stories told and the memories they leave behind.— Vera Nazarian

My father used to say that stories are part of the most precious heritage of mankind.— Tahir Shah,In Arabian Nights

We learn best – and change – from hearing stories that strike a chord within us.— John Kotter