Life and Living Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives. Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives. YOU MAY ALSO LIKE »In between goals is a thing called life, that has to be lived and enjoyed.In the book of life every page has two sides: we human beings fill the upper side with our plans, hopes and wishes, but providence writes on the other side, and what it ordains is seldom our goal.People do not live nowadays. They get about 10% out of life.Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.However mean your life is, meet it and live it; do not shun it and call it hard names. It is not so bad as you are. It looks poorest when you are the richest.Life is too short to learn German.