Cute Short Sayings About Life, Love
Add a great short quote or saying as a caption to your social media photos!
In our quest to curate the best cute short sayings and quotes, we offer this list of phrases you can use for punching up your social media postings. Check out this list—you are sure to find a saying to use with your Instagram, Pinterest, Facebook or Snapchat posts!
Cute short sayings to liven up your posts
These sayings may be short in length, but don’t be fooled—they pack a big punch. You’ll recognize some of these expressions from everyday language, others may be new to you. Whether from anonymous or famous sources, you are sure to find one of these cute short sayings captures the perfect sentiment for your next social media post.
Let life surprise you. (One of those cute short quotes that are really short and to the point)
May you live every day of your life.
Every day may not be good but there is something good in every day.
Collect moments—not things.
Enlightenment is when a wave realizes it is the ocean.
No rain. No flowers.
Smile, it confuses people.
Hard times come easy.
One bad chapter doesn’t mean your story is over.
Cute short captions to use in social media
There’s no place like home.
Be someone who makes everyone feel like someone.
In teaching others we teach ourselves.
Forgiveness is giving up hope for a better past.
A character like a photograph, it develops in darkness.
Be a pineapple. Stand tall, wear a crown and be sweet on the inside.
This is your life, and it’s ending one minute at a time.
Life is a whim of several billion cells to be you for a while.
Funny short sayings
We are all either fools or undiscovered geniuses.
If you’re not confused, you’re not paying attention.
Change is inevitable – except from a vending machine.
Robert C. Gallagher
I drive way too fast to worry about cholesterol.
A day without sunshine is like, you know, night.
I have had a perfectly wonderful evening, but this wasn’t it.
I don’t mind making jokes, but I don’t want to look like one.
Always borrow money from a pessimist. He won’t expect it back.
The key to eating healthy is not eating any food that has a TV commercial.
I’ve got to keep breathing. It’ll be my worst business mistake if I don’t.
I couldn’t repair your brakes, so I made your horn louder.
Humorous takes on life
Why is there an expiration date on sour cream?
I bet giraffes don’t even know what farts smell like.
I never feel more alone than when I’m trying to put sunscreen on my back.
Those are my principles, and if you don’t like them… well, I have others.
Just when I discovered the meaning of life, they changed it.
Despite the high cost of living it remains a popular item.
The first five days after the weekend are always the hardest.
Why is the slowest traffic of the day called ‘rush hour’?
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
Life is like a beautiful melody, only the lyrics are messed up.
Cute short sayings about love
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
Love is metaphysical gravity.
R. Buckminster Fuller
Love is a canvas furnished by Nature and embroidered by imagination.
Let your love be like the misty rains, coming softly, but flooding the river.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
There is only one happiness in this life, to love and be loved.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Ah me! love cannot be cured by herbs.
A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.
We accept the love we think we deserve.
Short relationship quotes
You are not my love…You are my life.
Dream without fear, love without limits.
Love should be mad and unforgettable to be real.
My paradise is you…
Anyone can catch your eye but it takes someone special to catch your heart.
Life is only in the place, where real love is.
Hearts are wild creatures, that’s why our ribs are cages.
Nothing compares to you.
Hate leaves ugly scars, love leaves beautiful ones.
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
A baby is born with a need to be loved—and never outgrows it.
Frank A. Clark
What the world really needs is more love and less paperwork.
Cute short sayings about life
Sometimes I wish I was a little kid again… skinned knees are easier to fix than broken hearts.
Celebrate every tiny victory.
Life is better when you’re smiling.
My life feels like a test I didn’t study for.
Being happy never goes out of style.
Accept that some days you’re the pigeon, and some days you’re the statue.
You are somebody’s reason to smile.
Be kind to unkind people, they need it the most.
Silence is an answer too.
God couldn’t be everywhere, so he created mothers.
I want to be your favorite hello and your hardest goodbye.
If I had a star for every time you brightened my day…I’d be holding the galaxy in my hands.
Every girl should use what Mother Nature gave her before Father Time takes it away.
Laurence J. Peter
Stay hungry. Stay foolish.
Innocence is courage and clarity both.
The truth isn’t always beauty, but the hunger for it is.
Cute short quotes on life
If youth knew; if age could.
Old age is no place for sissies.
To the world, you may be one person, but to one person you are the world.
Don’t go through life, grow through life.
Life is trying things to see if they work.
There’s nothing that can help you understand your beliefs more than trying to explain them to an inquisitive child.
Frank A. Clark
Good humor isn’t a trait of character, it is an art which requires practice.
Heels and red lipstick will put the fear of God into people.
Dita Von Teese
Philosophies of life
It is better to live one day as a lion, than a thousand days as a lamb.
Life loves to be taken by the lapel and told: I am with you kid. Let’s go.
Life is fragile. We’re not guaranteed a tomorrow so give it everything you’ve got.
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
Be who you needed when you were young.
Live don’t just exist.
Be a voice. Not an echo.
Every novel is a mystery novel if you never finish it.
Cute short friends sayings and family quotes
The most important thing in the world is family and love.
Marriage is an adventure, like going to war.
The bird a nest, the spider a web, man friendship.
A good family is priceless.
Love of a family is life’s greatest blessing.
Friends are born, not made.
Motivational thoughts and sayings
Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
Go forth on your path, as it exists only through your walking.
Augustine of Hippo
Forget about style; worry about results.
You must do the thing you think you cannot do.
It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.
Every wall is a door.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Whatever you do, do with all your might.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
A jug fills drop by drop.
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Short sayings about success
The best revenge is massive success.
I couldn’t wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
Eighty percent of success is showing up.
The mind is everything. What you think, you become.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Dream big and dare to fail.
If you want to lift yourself up, lift up someone else.
Booker T. Washington
Short inspirational phrases
The smallest change can make the biggest difference.
If you want it, work for it.
Success is your only choice.
If you dream it, you can do it.
You are capable of amazing things.
When you can’t find the sunshine, be the sunshine.
Worrying is literally betting against yourself.
Be the best version of yourself.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
We were born to be real, not to be perfect.
Don’t tell people about your plans. Show them your results.
You make mistakes. Mistakes don’t make you.
It’s okay to not be okay as long as you are not giving up.
Be yourself, there’s no one better.
Don’t wait. The time will never be just right.
Wherever life plants you, bloom with grace.
Encouraging words and phrases
If you’re going through hell, keep going.
A problem is a chance for you to do your best.
If it matters to you, you’ll find a way.
Hope is the only thing stronger than fear.
Whatever you are, be a good one.
Every noble work is at first impossible.
We can do anything we want to if we stick to it long enough.
The best way out is always through.
To be the best, you must be able to handle the worst.
You are amazing. As you are. Stronger than you know. More beautiful than you think.
Cute short quotes and sayings about happiness
Be so happy that when others look at you, they become happy too.
The most simple things can bring the most happiness.
A smile is happiness you’ll find right under your nose.
Love is when the other person’s happiness is more important than your own.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
Now and then it’s good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy.
Hopefully, you have found a saying that will be useful in spicing up your next social media post. Adding captions to your social media posts makes your photo messaging more impactful. Next time, instead of just posting your photos to Facebook or Instagram, why not add a caption from this list? Make a bold statement and go beyond just the image.
— Greg Johnson
Greg is a creative director, writer, and co-founder of Listcaboodle.
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