Top 260 Personal Life Quotes

Words matter. These are the best Personal Life Quotes from famous people such as Emily V. Gordon, Ethan Hawke, Ani DiFranco, John Wesley Shipp, Norah O’Donnell, and they’re great for sharing with your friends.

You're not a victim of your divorce. What you decide to

You’re not a victim of your divorce. What you decide to do with yourself and your personal life after your marriage ends is your decision, and completely under your control.
Emily V. Gordon
It was never in my dreams to make my personal life anybody else’s business.
Ethan Hawke
For me, the stronger ground I have in my personal life, then the more will I have to fight the good fight.
Ani DiFranco
I think that whole aura of marriage and family is desirable, especially when you’re involved in this kind of business. You want that security in your personal life.
John Wesley Shipp
You face challenges in your personal life and in your professional life. I continue to be relentlessly optimistic and not focus on the negative.
Norah O’Donnell
We don’t live with the community of yesteryear. And we don’t enjoy the public services Europeans do. So we turn to the market. Once we do, we find that service providers raise the standards of personal life, so that we come to feel we need them to live our ‘best’ personal lives.
Arlie Russell Hochschild
I like business and personal life to be distinct.
Carter Burwell
I’m a pretty open book, so not being out publicly felt inauthentic. Hopefully we can get to a point where your personal life isn’t anybody else’s business, but until then, it’s less about people having to know about your sexuality than standing up for what’s right and fighting for equality.
Megan Rapinoe
I was in constant demand, in my professional life and my personal life.
Hedy Lamarr
I want my personal life to be personal.
Jeremy Renner
It’s increasingly rare for me to find things that challenge me as an actor because the challenge of my personal life, and how fulfilling I find it, is tough to compete with.
Julia Roberts
I understand that it would be smart, career-wise, to line up something, but it wouldn’t be smart for my personal life or my sanity. Some people thrive when they’re working. I thrive when I’m hanging out with my friends and doing yoga.
Courtney Thorne-Smith
I’ve been fairly private about my personal life. I’ve been approached by other companies to do a documentary about cosplay and about my life, but I’ve never felt comfortable.
Jessica Nigri
Before, I used to just make songs all day and now, with so much business and other things that I have in my personal life, I don’t have time to sit around and make songs like I used to. I wish I did. I wish I could practice on my craft all day and just be in the studio like I feel Lil Wayne does.
I’m a Libra. I’m happy to be an air sign, but I do think I have a little too much air in my chart as a whole – some more water would be useful, especially in my personal life, as an emotional counterweight to all that abstraction.
Eleanor Catton
For a long time I tried to manage an honesty and openness about my personal life because I’m human and I’m normal – well, semi-normal.
Johnny Depp
As a young man, Yeats spoke to me in a way I could understand. Shakespeare I couldn’t understand, but Yeats I could. It was his subject matter and also I really admired the way he put his personal life on the line.
Leonard Cohen
At home, my personal life was regularly falling apart, and from childhood on, I had a lot of chaos. I was addicted to chaos; I was addicted to self-harm, and I had to seek help at the hospital.
Ginger Zee
I’m more into myself with my family, and my personal life is usually handled inside, it’s not usually public, with opinions, comments, family members involved – them reacting to everything.
Beethoven suppressed everything, his personal life disappeared until he was locked inside. That is a figure quite extreme.
Michael Tippett
Sad music, I always thought, is more beautiful than other music. But at the same time, I am in my personal life a very happy guy. I have a sense of humor. I am not the kind of depressed guy all the time brooding. No. I am very enthusiastic about things.
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu
My album, ‘No Shame,’ will give my fans an extremely real and heartfelt experience of what I have been going through in my personal life.
Juggling your personal life, your social life, and your work is hard, especially when you’re in school like I am, but I think it’s worth it.
Sophia Lillis
In my personal life, I really like the look of vests. I wear fitted, business ones, and perfectly preppy sweater vests that I can knit myself.
Hannah Kearney
I just get really defensive as soon as anyone comes near my personal life. I made a decision early on that it’s strictly off-limits. No exceptions.
Samantha Morton
I have never indulged our society’s misguided notion that my personal life is relevant to my work, so any reporting surrounding that is necessarily hearsay, speculation or fantasy.
Billy Crudup
Of course, I’m a happy-go-lucky person, I have a lot of friends and I love people. But we all have a right to personal life.
Shriya Saran
I don’t talk about my personal life in the press; that’s how I kept my wedding a secret.
Kerry Washington
You have your personal life and you have work life; when it’s combined, it’s difficult.
Lauren Conrad
Even though I have bad qualities in my personal life, as an athlete, I can turn it on.
Jon Jones
I don’t really comment on my personal life because I feel like any comment at all is opening up a whole can of worms. I’d just rather not talk about who I’m dating.
Josh Hartnett
My personal life is invented for me, so why bother?

My personal life is invented for me, so why bother?
Rhys Ifans
When you are writing a book, it feels as if you are simply concentrating on the world of the book and that whatever is happening in your personal life is outside the room, as it were. But maybe that’s just the way you have to talk to yourself to make it possible.
Salman Rushdie
I have never let the personal life affect my professional life.
Yuzvendra Chahal
I tend to invest a little more than I should when I do musicals, so it takes a lot out of me and my personal life.
Aneurin Barnard
I don’t believe in hiding anything about my personal life.
Bharti Singh
Professionally, I’m a perfectionist, and to allow people to see that maybe I wasn’t always perfect or put together – that my actual personal life was very messy at times… it was scary to let people know that.
Charlotte Flair
I’ve been around so long and no matter if I’ve done good things or bad things, or my personal life has been good or bad, the fans have always stuck with me.
Hulk Hogan
I’ve always written songs, even when I wasn’t doing anything with my personal life in music.
Leif Garrett
I don’t like talking about myself. I don’t like talking about my personal life.
Kevin Kline
It’s important to have privacy and have a personal life.
Nikita Dutta
‘Genes, Girls, and Gamow’ was an attempt, even more than ‘The Double Helix,’ to mix science with one’s personal life. With ‘The Double Helix,’ no one had done it before, but I thought I’d try.
James D. Watson
If I’ve gained weight, it’s OK. This is life; this is my reality. The weight goes up, it goes down, my skin’s not looking great, or whatever it is: it’s part of life. I do – I feel pressure to look my best, but I think I do that in just my personal life anyway.
Kyle Richards
You know I don’t like to talk about my personal life.
Javier Bardem
I do give myself a break in my personal life but I think in work, if you don’t push yourself you get bored and want to do something else.
Diane Kruger
My mom has gone out of her way in her personal life. She’s been with me on the road. She’s had to deal with people giving her the ‘that’s the mom’ and arguing. Just little things as a businesswoman.
Christina Milian
If I present a boring personal life to my readers, it’s going to be harder for them to think of my novels as thrilling.
M. J. Rose
When I first heard about Twittering, I thought it was the most disgusting thing I’d ever heard of in my life. It’s like the devil: the idea that your personal life is there for everybody.
I work very hard so that I can be present all the time for what I do and then carve out little pockets of time as I desire for my personal life.
Julie Plec
I didn’t have any stability in my life, so I was probably a bit lost as a person. I didn’t know where I fitted in professionally and I didn’t really know where I fitted in with my personal life and seeing my son, and it was really confusing. I think if you have one solid, then the other one you can manage.
Danny Drinkwater
When you’re acting, you do have to prepare yourself for doing that. You have to leave behind – or you try and leave behind – anything that’s going on in your personal life.
Asa Butterfield
I think it’s better to have your personal life and your work life separate. That way they don’t corrupt each other, so to speak.
Zooey Deschanel
The problems come when your personal life and relationships come under scrutiny in the press and often very uncomplimentary things are printed about you.
Helena Bonham Carter
I know about various fictional and folkloric vampire mythoses the way other people know about the personal life of celebrities.
Nancy A. Collins
In both business and personal life, I’ve always found that travel inspires me more than anything else I do. Evidence of the languages, cultures, scenery, food, and design sensibilities that I discover all over the world can be found in every piece of my jewelry.
Ivanka Trump
You know, motherhood is my favourite topic in my personal life and I won’t shut up about it, but it’s not something I want to discuss publicly just because of the amount of attention it draws to a small person who didn’t choose to be exposed.
Isla Fisher
I’m a private person who doesn’t relish making her personal life public.
Nia Vardalos
When someone is a musician – trying to make a living off being a public figure – it’s really easy for people to see me as a face on a screen that doesn’t have a personal life.