Tattoo Ideas: Quotes on Life

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After writing over two dozen hubs on tattoo ideas that showcased pictures as the majority of the content, I started noticing that a large portion of the comments were from people asking for ideas on what to say, not so much on how to say it. Like Lindsay, for example, who commented on the hub Tattoo Ideas: Words & Phrases, said: "I want some sort of latin script with a phrase having to do with karma." Or Jesso, who said: "I have a colourful fish on my left lower back, but next I want a script.. .. just what I don't know... something positive to remind me every day is mine, I am in control of my destiny."

The tricky thing about quote tattoos is that nine times out of ten, they can't be too long. Unless you have a huge expanse of skin that you plan on dedicating to the tat, like a forearm or your entire back, you're going to need to pick a quote that's short enough to fit in a small area. A few years ago, my girlfriend wanted to get something I had written tattooed on her in my handwriting. The quote she wanted was twenty-one words long, and she wanted it somewhere on her inner forearms. As she is already fairly heavily tattooed, she did not have the criteria of getting it on a place that could be easily hidden if need be. She's lucky. She ended up getting it running lengthwise down her arm next to the word GIRL that was already there. Most people don't have the same flexibility as her. Maybe your job is too professional for tattoos and piercings, or you don't want your mother to see it. If that's the case, then a quote tattoo can be challenging to find space for. And if you think you're going to fit an entire poem (unless it's a haiku) on your wrist by shrinking down the letters to a size 5 font, you're mistaken. Good tattoo artists will only let you make the lettering so small, because they know that tattoos blend, fade, and bleed over time. The smaller the font, the better the chance that you'll be left with a meaningless blob ten years down the road. So although there are millions of wonderful quotes about the beauty of love, I've tried to only assemble the ones that are on the shorter side, while still being meaningful.

I went back through all 2,000+ comments on my previous hubs and tried to identify the most common themes people requested when asking for help with quote ideas. In addition to being a voracious reader, I've been compiling quotes in notebooks and journals since I was thirteen. This article is second in a series broken down by category that started with Tattoo Ideas: Quotes on Strength, Adversity, Courage. Please, if you have any ideas or would like to share a favorite quote of yours, feel free to comment! The examples I've chosen for this particular article may not resonate with everyone. You might read it and get nothing out of it. But my hope is that something will resonate with someone, somewhere, and the words written here will inspire you to take a step you may not have taken otherwise.

Quotes—Love of Life and Living

  • I was throbbing; it shook the bed. I was more alive than I could bear.
  • Live to the point of tears.
  • We do not remember the days, we remember the moments. -Pavese
  • I beg have patience with everything unresolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves as if they were locked rooms or books written in a very foreign language. Do not search for the answers, which could not be given you now, because you would not be able to live them. And the point is, to live everything. Live the questions now. Perhaps then, someday far in the future, you will gradually, without even noticing it, live your way into the answer. -Rilke
  • Nothing is worth more than this day. -Goethe
  • The journey is the reward. -Tao saying
  • Let the beauty we love be what we do. There are hundreds of ways to kneel and kiss the ground. -Rumi
  • Before I almost used to think there was something wrong. Everybody else seemed to have the brakes on. A scene in a movie, a voice, a phrase was not for them volcanic. I never feel the brakes. I overflow." -Anais Nin
  • Love the life you live, don't live the life you love. -Chicago
  • La vita e bella; la vita e amore. (Life is beautiful; life is love.) -Life is Beautiful
  • Living well is the best revenge.
  • Just remember, the sweet is never as sweet without the sour. And I know sour, which allows me to appreciate the sweet. -Vanilla Sky
  • Every passing minute is another chance to turn it all around. -Vanilla Sky
  • He who has a why to live can bear almost any how. -Friedrich Nietzsche
  • He who has nothing to die for has nothing to live for. -Moroccan Proverb
  • Unbeing dead isn't being alive. -e.e. cummings

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bob 7 years ago

there all shit and corny

heather 7 years ago

bobs a tit

bobs gay  7 years ago

bob sucks dik, fuk off bob u wasteman

tara 7 years ago

awh bob its ok i respect your opinion

betterman 7 years ago

cool tats im looking for a nice line for my first tattoo to commemorate all the strugles i had... i wass thingking of "been through hell and back" or "been to hell and back" which is more appropriate? or if you have some line's you want to share post it here or email me thank you <!-- /* Style Definitions */ p.MsoNormal, li.MsoNormal, div.MsoNormal {mso-style-parent:""; margin:0in; margin-bottom:.0001pt; mso-pagination:widow-orphan; font-size:12.0pt; font-family:"Times New Roman"; mso-fareast-font-family:"Times New Roman";} @page Section1 {size:8.5in 11.0in; margin:1.0in 1.25in 1.0in 1.25in; mso-header-margin:.5in; mso-footer-margin:.5in; mso-paper-source:0;} div.Section1 {page:Section1;} -->

kate 7 years ago

i have a quote written around my ankle saying


and i have a quote on my back saying


Irene 7 years ago

I have a quote on the top of my left foot in my own handwriting that says:

Never stop believing..

klogan 7 years ago

im thinking about getting a quote on the back of my neck that says "never look back" but i don't know if that will be corny or not?

rachel 7 years ago

lol poor bob

lindsay 7 years ago

I want t get a tattoo on my foot

this half on my left foot "Everything happens for a reason..

and the other half on my right foot "wether or not we know why"

what do u guys think?

Megan 7 years ago

Can anyone translate "she lives the poetry she cannot write others write the poetry they dare not realize" into latin? I love this quote and would love to get it in Latin but not too sure on the tranlations I've been getting. Thank you!

lolalove 7 years ago

The tats are amazing, I love all the quotes on expression. I run a methadone clinic in new york city and most of the clients have tats with similar expressions. It's just a way of feeling good about themselves and optimistic about their future, keep tats coming!!

Judy 7 years ago

Hey lindsay... i think that idea it great. Never heard of that one!!


bladiebla 7 years ago

Hello! I am only 15 right now, but when my parents let me I wanna get a tattoo quote. I was thinking about the following things:- If life was easy, where would all the adventures be?- Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.- Count on the worst, Hope for the best.- Where words fail, music speaks.- Too fast to live, too young to die.

I wanted your opinions ;) oh and btw, no matter what it's gonna be, I want it on my back (shoulderblad if possible xp)

Lauren 7 years ago

maybe someone can help me..I'm thinking about getting a tattoo that symbolizes finding your way or path in life. any ideas??

steph 7 years ago

lauren i want much the same expect im fidning difficulties choosing one too.

there are a few other quotes ive read that i like, i need opinions to help me choose

- What we do in life echoes in eternity - gladiator

- When you set out on your journey to Ithaca, pray that the road is long, full of adventure, full of knowledge - from ithaca (expect ill take the "to ithaca" part out)

- my favourite song stairway to heaven led zep, thinking about getting the verse "yes, there are two paths you can go by, but in the long run there's still time to change the road your on" tattooed on my ribcage going down in old script writing.

- La vita e bella; la vita e amore

- you reap what you sew

arghh i need ideas :)

floyd 7 years ago

"Don't rain on my parade"

jess 7 years ago

hey do you think this is a good quote? as a tattoo?

"My Friends That Stand By Me' The Golden Memories I Cherish Tightly & The Perfect Family That I Love - My Gift From God I Thank Him For "

steve 7 years ago

bladiebla i really like you quote. good job.

ronald Borremans 7 years ago


I went to Miami Ink..

And i have now a tattoo on my arm;

Dream like you'll live forever

Live like you'll die today

Staxx 7 years ago

Hi i need a tattoo quote, short or long doesn't matter. but its gotta be about losing a brother or a family member, my bro hung himself not to long ago, and i really want a tattoo.

Pixie 7 years ago

Hey there!

I'm looking for a quote

Pixie 7 years ago

Hey there!

I'm looking for a quote for

Pixie 7 years ago

Hey there!

I'm looking for a quote for my foot.

If you have any good ideas you would like to share with me, please send me an E-Mail:

JEnn 7 years ago

" each day is a gift and not a given right " - Nickelback.

brumie01 7 years ago

'Alis Volat propriis' which means 'she flies on her own wings'

or 'its not about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning to dance in the rain'

abigail 7 years ago

i was thinking of "life is a beautiful struggle" across my back.

Dreamer  7 years ago

Ronald I love your idea ! :)

I would do that if anything.

Vanessa 7 years ago

im planning to get a tattoo either saying 'love life and live with no regrets' or 'no regrets' below my bikini line, but im not sure which one i should get, or even in which language. im choosing between Italian (amare la vita e vivere senza rimpianti), Hindi (????? ???? ?? ??? ?????? ???? ?? ??? ????) , Russian (????? ????? ? ????, ?? ????????), greek (????? ??? ???? ??? ???? ?? ???? ???) or arabic (?? ?????? ???????? ?? ??? ????) and if your wondering, no i cant read any of these languages :S



tee 7 years ago

"every moment is the beginning of the rest of your life."

hayley09 7 years ago

"I may be lying in the gutter, but I'm staring at the stars.

If you want something you've never had, do something you've never done."

Never lie, steal, cheat, or drink. But if you must lie, lie in the arms of the one you love. If you must steal, steal away from bad company. If you must cheat, cheat death. And if you must drink, drink in the moments that take your breath away.

I was in heaven, I was in hell belive in neither, but fear them aswell

dmbucs 7 years ago

i want to get a tattoo down my spine that says No Regret No Sacrifice meaning if you don't have regret then you probly never sacrificed anything.... i know it doesn't apply to everything but im not sure if its to cheesy i want more opinions on it so let me hear em don't hold back i want the truth....... also my friend is wanting to get a quote in memory of her dad that was killed by a drunk driver what would be a good quote im just not able to bring anything off the top of my head for it

mike 7 years ago

I Have Carpe Diem on my arm, and today im getting-Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

Dr. Seuss

on my leg... what you all think

Emma 7 years ago

Staxx, i'm sorry about your brother.

My best friend hung himself 2 years ago, so I got this tattoo in memory of him.

''Thou art but a fool

to complain,

You spend your speech

and waste your brain''

on my right shoulder blade.

it's all about taking action instead of letting life pass you by.

kid94 7 years ago

i really want a tattoo for when i turn 16 on my ribb cage

is “Love is a trap. When it appears, we see only its light, not its shadows.” a good tat quote?? or should i get " why am i dying to live if im just living to die"

leave bob alone 7 years ago

come on guys leave bob alone, he aint do shit son. jesus he just said all those tattoos sucked, which they do. he is just speaking an appropriate opinion. i thought it was necessary. poor bob.

johnn 7 years ago

how much money was the dying to live tatoo quote?? anyone know??

Rach 7 years ago

For any one really... how about... "giving up doesn't mean you are weak... only that you are strong enough to let go"

7 years ago

Thinking of getting my first:

Live well, laugh often, love much.... What does everyone think?

Brit 7 years ago

I was adopted, so I was thinking something that means that my heart, not my blood, defines who I am. Any suggestions?

Emma 7 years ago

Im 15 and i already know i want a bow on my left inner wrist when i turn 18 and then when i have kids i wana have their names put underneath the bow and their birthdays, for example 03/07/94.

But i really wana get a quote on the left side of my back (at the top), i like these quotes, but i would like more choices :

Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind; And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.- Shakespeare

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. (and then a little star as a full stop)

La vita e Bella – ‘Life is beautiful’

anyone got anymore nice quotes? Thanks :) xx

jodie 7 years ago

emma that is my exact idea with the bow, im getting it done this wkend and if i have kids ill get their name above it tho

Carrie 7 years ago

I want "je ne regrette rien" on the inside of my forearm. it means "I regret nothing" quoted by Edith Piaf.

G :) 7 years ago

Im 16, and im getting two quotes tattooed next week.

I'm getting "freedom cannot be bestowed, it must be achieved" on the bottom of my back and "it is only after we have lost everything that we are free to do anything" on my rib cage :)

KC 7 years ago

everyone whos being a judgmental ass (robert) needs to calm down and give some respect.

kel 7 years ago

um i got my tattoo when i was 16, my mom signed for me, wow people are just ignorant assholes.. i love all these quotes and im thinking about getting my third tattoo on my inner arm i just don't know what!!

any ideas??

Natalie.. 7 years ago

i have 2 tatoos nw and thinkin on a 3rd 1.. i want a quote on my foot or else on my back but nt sure what to get.. any ideas any1 ?? x

MegaMusic 7 years ago

Im trying to find an original way to get something musical like an actually bar with a treble cleff and notes going vertically down my back, but every tattoo artist has suggested get it swurvy but i think that the solid and clean straight lines would look great? any ideas.

MegaMusic 7 years ago

sorry didn't mean to post twice. another idea i had is on my right forarm (where they stick u for drawing blood area) sorry i don't know the scientific term for the location, but the point is. im a singer, and apoet and i struggle, with lables and images, and caring too much about what other think, and i just want to think of a truly honest wuote that reminds me to remember who i am.. so far i have "Trust the arms of Creativity" as in only trust the authenitic part of you, but is that too hard to undestand???

izy 7 years ago

We are captives of our own identity,

living in prisons of our own creation

this is my fav quote! i definatly want it as a tattoo but i don't no where it should go? help any one???

jason 7 years ago

"every man dies, but not every man lives"

Em 7 years ago

Everyday when I can't decide if I should waste money on something or try something new I think, "you only live once", so I plan to get that in cursive below my bikini line or on my shoulder blade area. :)

Bob & Robert are Faggots  7 years ago

Bob and Robert suck and swallow!

the D_Man 7 years ago

i got my first tattoo when i was 16 so robert your a retard, don't post your opinion when you don't know your facts. but everyone else your just adding to their childish ways. despite that those tatoos are nice, and you guys thought of some really good ideas. i just got no mercy and no regrets one on each lower leg, the outside of my calf.. but i need a good quote something that has to do with knowing the truth for my arm..any ideas?

me 7 years ago

hey, so i am turning 18 right away and have been trying to figure out exactly wht i want for a quote on my upper back/neck area that has something to do with being yourself no matter what... and is not corny...

anything come to mind?

Kevin 7 years ago

I have a tattoo on my arm saying "Learn from yesterday. Live for today. Hope for tomorrow." A few weeks later one of my buddies died from high school and it really made me live by the saying.

Now I'm thinking about getting a new one saying "every song ends, is that any reason not to enjoy the music.."

7 years ago

Hi im looking to get a quote on the bottom of my back about life or love, i am very interested in dance so anything to do with dance would be cool tooo any ideassss?x

e.g. ' dance like no ones watching'

any other suggestions?


Mindy 7 years ago

I got my first when I was 14 and it wasn't illegal either

toby dyroff 7 years ago

before you let me fall, kill me so i don't feel it at all

logan  7 years ago

ill be 18 next month an i want a tat on my upper arm/shoulder but i don't know what i want. i want something to do with all things are possible through god. but i want it to look sweet. with like diploma letters and a sweet cross. its so hard to choose what i want

Megan 7 years ago

Im 19 n getting my 2nd tatto in 3wks on my foot.. im tossing up between these quotes wat do u think??

- The purpose of life is a life or purpose

- Live each day like its your last

- Life happens while your busy planning for the future

- Each day is a gift not a given right

kendii♥ 7 years ago

"Dolce Vita"- Sweet Times in french. :) i love that qoute.

and "Follow Your Bliss"


"Exuberant is Joy" :DDD

Sally 6 years ago

Hey guys,

i was wondering if you guys have any quotes about brothers,

i have three older brothers that have been there for me threw everything and i cant seem to get the right words together. Thanks.

scott 6 years ago

my dad had stand proud on his back and died when i was 10. in his memory i will be getting the same tat in about a few weeks.

take the idea if you like, i strongly believe in that quote.

btw haha "G:)" is getting a tramp stamp

JJ 6 years ago

To the D man even though this is delayed .. a good quote is " The more one knows, The less one belives."

Shauni 6 years ago

"me", if you haven't already got one, how about Kurt Cobain's: "I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not"?

Lilly 6 years ago

i'm getting a tattoo next week i don't know wether to get

"love me or hate i promise it won't make me or break me" - lil wayne

"shock me like electric feel"-MGMT

"never say never"

or "be somebody"

what do you think?

Karina 6 years ago

I have "if nothing ever changed, there'd be no butterflies" on my left shoulder blade with a butterfly. I'm planning on getting another one soon but I have too many quotes to choose from.

PROT3G3 6 years ago

Hello everyone im turning 18 soon and i really wanna get my first tattoo. I was thinking of getting a chest tattoo with a winged outline and a word or short quote inside but i don't know what it should say..any ideas?

Lauren 6 years ago

A friend of mine has a tattoo that i absolutely love, its so simple, but it's genius. I so wish i'd thought of it first. Literally it's just:


So small and simple, yet so powerful.

Goose 6 years ago

My grandma passed away and my cousin and I are getting matching tattoos....

"I never walk alone" mine on my foot and she hasn't decided yet.

I also want to get a couples tattoo, but something original....any ideas? i'll take any suggestions

Nick 6 years ago

How about "What we do in Life, Echoes in Eternity" .? Im thinking about getting that on my ribs

Alex 6 years ago

Hey I like all of your ideas. I am 14 and i am getting a tattoo in feb. of '10 and i don't know what to get and I am wanting to get a qoute that tells about mu life growing up in C.P.S. and I want it to say something like "Take what life throws at you" Good?? Any i deas

Emma. 6 years ago

im 16 and cant wait to get my first tattoo. I have many idea's; and i cant decideee. Which do you like best?

- Breath in Spirit.

- Let the hourglass pass into ashes.

- Master of my fate; Captain of my soul.

- One step closer.

- Innocent Wisdom.

- Ever Present.

- The art of living.

- Learn to fly.

- Dissolve negativity.

- Fields of truth.

- heartland of your soul.

- sacred spirit.

- ornate simplicity.

shawn 6 years ago

me and 2 of my best friends were in a car crash and one of my buddies passed away on the spot. i want to get a quote reminding me that lifes to short and you should enjoy every moment because you don't know what your going to be the next to go......and it should ryhme just a little me at

james 6 years ago

i have bunch of quotes i like but im still debating bt some you guys mmight like maybe, there kind of long as well, but ur choice and ur opinions

"to train the mind its potential, you must train the body"

"forge your own destiny, your fate is the only thing you can create with your own hands"

"live your life so you have nothing to regret,if you care about something protec it no matter how tough, no matter how sad, you gotta keep trying even if you hve to put your life the line, protect it with both arms. never give in"

"he who dares laugh, holds the world in his hand"

"pain is inevitable, suffering is optional"

"man is least himself when he speaks in his own face, give him a mask and he will speak the truth"

"the insult someone we call them "beastal" for deliborate cruelty and nature "human" might be the greater insult"

"sometimes i wish i as a clud, just floating along going were ever the breeze takes me, that's my style im just not into putting effort into stuff, who knew life would be so much work, hmph... oh well..."

and lastly,

"life is to short to wake up in the morning with regrets, so love the people who treat you right, forget about the ones who don't and believe everything happens for reason, if you get a chance take it, if it changes your life, let it. nobody said it would be easy, they just promised it be worth it"

Monike 6 years ago


These are some quotes i want either on my foot or wrists.

For those I love I will sacrifice

seize the day, place no trust in tomorrow

Never stop believing

We are captives of our own identity,

living in prisons of our own creation


Monike 6 years ago

some others i like

promise me forever

wake my dreams

only god can judge me

The tuth will set you free

what doesn't kill me makes me stronger

the future is always beginning now

bruised but never broken

she flies with her own wings



'Wake your dreams'

Family is Forever

when i am alone i restore myself

true destiny is reality

Be the change you wish to see in the world

CD 6 years ago

"says"....AMEN!!!! : ) that person above you is a complete jack ass!! there is NOTHING funny about suicide!! and i think a quote tattoo is a great way to express your feelings toward that. I think it's ridiculous how many people come on here and start hating on everyone. This is supposed to be a website where you give feedback and try to help people out. Not sit behind your computer screen and make rude remarks and think you're a bunch of badasses when in reality you're probably just some lame ass loser. So my advice....Get a life and stop hating on everyone.


-xoxo : )

Lily-Ann 6 years ago

That strawberry nugget twat probably has the smallest dick on the face of the earth, what a fucking jackass, how dare you think suicide is funny!!!! you wouldn't think it was so hilarious if a friend of yours decided to kill him/herself but then again you probably don't have any friends because nobody would want to be friends with a social reject like yourself.

jacey 6 years ago

Our body is light, We are immortal.

Our body is love, We are eternal.

Natasha 6 years ago

I was thinking about "Reach Beyond the stars" meaning, don't let anything stand in your way and reach for your goals..

martyn 6 years ago

shoot for the moon even if you miss you will be among the stars or "only god can judge me"

omnicide 6 years ago

you put yourself if that on class of teenage kids who try to make funny jokes so people laugh, and yet others look at you and just think how retarded you are for even trying, but you wouldn't care in that case, because you tried to make yourself stand out, so you can be noticed, you probably tried being the class clown, so people can notice you because you wanted people to see you for you and people can know ur name, and an easy way of pointing that out is the corny names you are using, trying to make a joke, yet no one laughed...unlike you my existance is flawed, to live is the rarest thing in the world, most people just exist that is all, like they say, take all the stupid people out of the world, and there wouldn't be any profit...sheash...ur such a drag...

christina 6 years ago

I have a quote on both my feet. On my right foot i have "Live With No Excuses" and on my left foot i hav "Love With No Excuses"

pia 6 years ago

Live for the moment

Ka... 6 years ago

You're born an original, dont die a copy!

Be true, Be free, Be you!

JimJams 6 years ago

I was

I am

i will always be

Forever free

Dale 6 years ago

Mind Over Matter!

L.Marie 6 years ago

Im in love with these tatts....

Curtis 6 years ago

Need a good quote 4 a tatt gonna be my 1st and want it to be a good

drew 6 years ago

i want to get this on my leg

'For those who have fallen, and the one's who will,

We Remember'

nick 6 years ago

im getting a tattoo on my left bicep that says "these dreams will be my anchor" and "to thine own heart be true" on my right forearm

Dani 6 years ago

i wanna get a tattoo maybe on my back i want a meaningful tattoo there have been times were i have thought my life was crap and i thought about suicide and i wanna get a tattoo telling me all at the same time to never give up hope never stop believing faith i wanna get it with a butterfly or a bird something like that anyone have any ideas

dan 6 years ago

Its not where you've been

Its where you're going

Melissa 6 years ago

Hi guys! Soon i'm getting my first tattoo and i was thinking of a quote about my life and what i've been trough an if you could help me find something nice. My friends suggested 'No Regrets No Shame' but i really don't like it that much.

Victoria 6 years ago

Hi i just turned 19 and im thinking about getting a tattoo maybe saying

"refuse to settle for anything less than butterflies"

its from sex and the city but it i love it! What do you guys think?

jono 6 years ago

hey i saw a tattoo quote about life is like a wave... but forgot the rest does anyone know the rest of the quote

blabla 6 years ago


all of these quotes are great.

i got one on my foot,

"one step at a time"

i am quite young and see this tattoo as

me taking everything that happens to me

one step at a time. It symbolises the challenges

that i face in life.

T BABY 6 years ago

hey evryone i am thinking about getting th quote

Tell ME I CAN'T I'LL SHOW YOU I CAn on my back what do you guys think?

Belfast Girl 6 years ago

I've got "seize the day. The future is promised to no one" in latin on my right wrist, i've known a few people who've had their lives ended suddenly, my tattoo is a constant reminder to enjoy life while you can.

I want to get "stones taught me to fly" on my neck, its from one of my favourite songs by Damien Rice

Blake 6 years ago

Hey let me know if this is a stupid idea. I want to get "Every Man Dies, Not Every Man Lives" on my upper back like shoulder to shoulder; And "Misunderstood" on like my rib cage.

libb. 6 years ago

i love the one that says live the life you have imagined! that's really nice. im getting a quote this week and have found soo many, the two i like most though are:

never mind the darkness, we still can find a way- guns and roses november rain


its all make beleive, isn't it?- marilyn monroe


mannings 6 years ago

just thought i'd add one which has been told to me whenever anything bad has happened or when i was in training for the royal marines, adn it is:

"Just anouther rich experience of life"

also... i saw someone added the quote: "giving up does not mean you are weak, only that you are strong enough to let go" i liked it, but it seem like ur admiting you're weak, which i didn't really like, so i used it a bit to make my own which so far ive got:

"giving up is not always the wrong decision, sometimes you just have to be strong enough to let go"

if anyone can word it any better can you drop me an email: or if you have any good quote along thoes lines ill be greatful 2 receive them.

anouther one i like, one what a frined of mine has got which is: "our greatest glory in life is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall"

mannings 6 years ago

another one i wanted to add but forgot was,

"no plan survives first contact with the enemy"

quite a famous quote cant remember who from, but i believe its quite good, also very true!

Callie 6 years ago

These are all great quotes.

i really want a rose on my shoulder just like the one my mom has.

and maybe the initials of my 6 siblings on the inside of my forearm...

i also really want one on my neck/upper back that says "stay in the fight" to represent my dad in iraq...what do you guys think? any suggestions?:)

Gemz 6 years ago

" always look forward never back"

gabber 6 years ago

dani i would probs suggest a bird flying away from an open cage

Panther 6 years ago

My Mom passed away two years ago and i really wanted a quote put on me bout how life can be taking from you so quickly... i already have one tattoo but want to put the quote on my neck or upper back... email me if u have any ideas... thanks..

Bash 6 years ago

What do you all think of:

"To Live Is To Suffer...But To Survive Is To Find The Meaning Within The Suffering"

BKjessNY 6 years ago

"To Thine Own Self Be True" its a quote from Shakespeare..... i love it & 2mm i am tatting it on my bodie! =)cant freakin wait (its my 1st tat)

Quagmire 6 years ago

I have a tattoo on my waste line below my abbs that says get em with a squirle on each leg grabbing for my nuts what you people think

just me 6 years ago

to panther, how about a quote that says "My body is only a home for my soul". i think it has a lot of meaning. i don't know if i heard it from somewhere before but it just popped in my head. i think it can mean a lot of different things if you think about it.

sarah 6 years ago

im thinking of getting "live life" on my lower back on the left side.

ashten 6 years ago

i need to find a quote about dance for my tattoo i read up in the forum "its not about waiting for the storm to pass, its about learning to dance in the rain" but i need another quote as a back up any suggestions??

fewtrell 6 years ago

im 16 and was thinkin of havin

"many want to be but cant be me i am the one, the truth"

down the side of my arm

what do you think?

addon 6 years ago


Collette 6 years ago

I'm looking at getting a tattoo on my wrist or up the side of my spine. It will be my first tattoo and want a good quotation on life (quite small). ANY IDEAS???

Sammy 6 years ago

Who ever said sunshine brought happiness,

has never gone dancing in the rain

Spazza 6 years ago

fewtrell : That's good but maybe not in such a visible place. It sounds like something that won't be quite as meaningful for you when you are 20 or 30 and you might want to use that space for a different tattoo then. Even changing it to the inside of your arm would be good.

Ka: Quote "You're born an original, don't die a copy!

Be true, Be free, Be you!"

I love it! :)

And anyone have any tattoo placement advice? I want to get, "The eyes of love see all of us as one" done soon, but I'm completely stuck as to where to get it. The outside of my arms, backs of my shoulders, back of the neck, and parts of my back are taken. I don't want it on my stomach or anywhere that's likely to stretch out and ruin the lettering especially if I'm pregnant and get fat lol. I don't want tiny lettering that will blur. And I kind of want to save the inside of my forearms for tattoos for future partner and kiddies. I was thinking about my legs, but that somehow feels "wrong" for this tattoo. I think it needs to be higher up my body. And advice or ideas?

x3. 6 years ago

i got my first tattoo at sixteen its my name on my wrist and i really hate it ! i actually wanted 'only god can judge me' but everyone talked me out of it 8-) ..

am turning eighteen soon and i want a couple more but i want to be sure of what i want this time, am thinking 'regret nothing' on the outside of me foot but i don't no wether to get it in english or frech (je ne regrette rien)

i was also thinking ' live the life you love, love the life you live' on my rib cage :))

any ideas =D ?

Nicole 6 years ago

I want to get a tat on my upper inner arm. A french word or quote that symblizes the love for my son. Not too long. I already have his name on my wrist. My son wants me to put a star in there somewhere as well. any ideas???? Much appreciated!

zoza 6 years ago

i love tattoo quotes i got one on my arm sayin "WITH FAMILY COMES PRIDE" i also want this one on my bak


:) 6 years ago

I'm thinking about getting a tattoo on my foot or down my spine. Theres a few good ones, but my favourites are...

-Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.

-je ne regrette rien- I regret nothing

-Where words fail, music speaks

-seize the day. The future is promised to no one

-Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow

-Dream like you'll live forever, Live like you'll die today

-Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind.


Chris 6 years ago

Ive been thinking about getting my first tattoo and i like " everything will be ok in the end, if its not ok , its not the end" "every saint has a past , every sinner has a future" what do you think ?

Michael  6 years ago

I want to get something like "Knowledge is nothing without imagination"

tash 6 years ago

I live by the quote: Live Life In Love

Darryl 6 years ago

I like the quote :Live the dream , simple and yet brilliant

me 6 years ago

these are all nice only meaningful if you understand and relate to them

sarah 6 years ago

"no regrets, in this life or the next"


Danielle 6 years ago

Sum people on ere are sum sick individuals!!

Some really good ideas for tatts, keep em comin

Cyndi.. 6 years ago

When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on!

whooo 6 years ago

bitches aint shit but hoes & tricks !

kol;kl; 6 years ago

custom quotes..

"Enjoy the moments and you'll never forget"

"Memory is the window of my past"

"In this life we feel much pain,But soon we will love again"

"No regrets,lifes 2 short.."

ozzy phresh 6 years ago

I got "work like a slave eat like a king" and "C.R.E.A.M Cash Rules Everything Around Me" on my arms

j11 6 years ago

Ok so im 16 and im gettin a tattoo this weekend and im real unsure on wat to get.... i don't want it to be stupid and me regretting getting it so i need some ideas please!!!! and thanks... :)

mstevens2528 6 years ago

im 13 and thinking of getting a tattoo for my 14th birthday is that too young ? and if i do get one im thinking of a heart with stars raining down to represent my family and friends. some other ideas are dream as if you'll live forever, live as if you'll die today, be a frootloop in a bowl of cheerios to say be one of a kinda, be yourself with no regrets or life is not about waiting for the storm to pass its about dancing in the rain. if you have any other ideas email me at

naid 6 years ago

"What is now proved was once only imagined."

(by Paulo Coelho.)

"The pain of parting is nothing to the joy of meeting again"

(by Charles Dickens.)

"Sorrow looks back, Worry looks around, Faith looks up."

(don't know who this quote is by.)

Matt  6 years ago

Place your trust in nothing, for in life, death is our only promise.

sam.smith 6 years ago

so i live in this beautiful town and i live on lake michigan. there's this place, sturgeon bay, and it's favorite place in the world. i'm thinking latitude and longitude of sturgeon bay and then "simply bliss" or "bliss" underneath it.

location: right side rib cage. lemme know.

dakota 6 years ago

"only the good die young"

steven 6 years ago

I have a tat on the front of each shoulder. On the right side I have a jap symbol for complex and on the left side a jap symbol for simplicity. And across my chest written between both tats I have

Simply Complex.

Reminding me of the simple life I had and the complex life that I have now

samual 6 years ago

some really amazing ideas guys,

i have a tat on my foot its jus 3 words

peace love strenght. i want one on my should balde or down my ribs any ideas? i thought

for anyone i have this qoute

i am what i am becuase of who we all are

6 years ago

Hey S what about.. "life may not be the party we've hoped for, but while we are here we might aswell dance..."

I reckon everyone should get "BOBS A DICK" tattoos!

ads 6 years ago

"live life for the moment,

worry bout the future when it gets here"

what's every1 think for down the rib cage in old englsh scroll writing?

bill 6 years ago

I got "everything happens for a reason" on my back its so sick

Kila Mae :) 6 years ago

Some very amazing and wonderful thoughts & quotes. I'm a 14 year old very independent girl that has gone through a lot with her family. If anyone has any ideas please inform me by comment :)

-So far I was thinking something on my foot saying;

"One step at a time; Many memories to be profound"

-Or on my Left side saying,

"Life is a beautiful struggle"

-Or on my hip saying,

"Mi Vida Loca"

-Yay or nay?

Garcia ! 6 years ago

I got my first two tattoos on my fifteenth birthday of my mother and fathers names on the insides of both my wrists . Well I'll be sixteen in two months and I really want to get a quote but I can't decide what to get or where to get it .

I'm thinking of "fear God , not them" on thee back of my left ear or ; "alis grave nil" (she flies with her own wings) on thee outer edge of my foot .

HOw do you guys feel about these?

rebecca buchanan 6 years ago

My friend has "one step at a time" on her foot, it's really nice and i think it's a cool idea for any of you :) i've just been looking because i want one down my side like on my ribcage? i found a michael jackson quote which i liked; "if you enter this world knowing you are loved and leave this world knowing the same then everything that happens inbetween can be dealt with." i also quite liked one i read somewere in the comments "if you want something you've never had, do something you've never done." Does anyone have anymore quotes? much appreciated :')

Big Stevie 6 years ago

I just got a tatto that says 'Every angel has a past , every sinner has a future' this was after a difficult period of my life.

??? 6 years ago

Darkness has a hunger that's insatiable

Lightness has a call that's hard to hear...

Yay or nay??

Mel 6 years ago

hey guys. I have a quote on my rib cage it says " The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of there dreams" its really pretty in cursive writing :) i love it.

Eshleh 6 years ago

"To thy own self be true" - Shakespeare

"Be not afraid of Greatness" - Shakespeare

"Knowledge comes, but wisdom lingers" - Chinese Proverb, meaning 'learn from your mistakes' etc.

Dale 6 years ago

One Life... Live It !

That's Life

What Do You Think?

meliboo* 6 years ago

- She lives the poetry she cannot write.

- Yeah I want you but no I don't need you. Without you I'd be miserable at best, but I'd still be alive.

- It’s not so important happy ever after, just that it’s happy right now. See once in a while, once in a blue moon, people will surprise you, and once in a while people may even take your breath away.

- At the end of the day, the fact that we have the courage to still be standing is reason enough to celebrate.

- don't be afraid to make mistakes, stumble and fall because most of the time, the greatest rewards come from the things that scare you most.

- life happens to us. the only certainty in all of it is that it just keeps happening.

- Deep down pain drives us towards tomorrow. We need pain to survive because it feels so good when it stops.

- I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge,

that myth is more potent than history. I believe that

dreams are more powerful than acts, that hope always

triumphs over experience, that laughter is the only cure

for grief and I believe that love is stronger than death.

- It’s wrong that we should be only half alive, half of ourselves.

- some show their beauty, because they want the world to see it, others hide their beauty, because they want the world to see something else.

- to wish you were someone else is to waste the person you are.

- When you say love is a simple chemical reaction, i can't say I agree, because my chemicals left me a beautiful disaster, still loves all I see.

yeah that's all i got lol.

Hi. 6 years ago

Im thinking of getting

Learn to accept what you cannot change on my foot.

is it an ok quote???

Alex 6 years ago

Thinking of getting "respect me or pay the fee" on my neck.

fedx 6 years ago

"it is what it is"

iv-got-the-power 6 years ago

i got a quote on my arm saying ' i cant see you but i know your always there' for a number of reasons... a family member that passed away and i was abroud for a few months and was going through some hard times but some individuals were always there for me even though we were millions of miles apart ... i got it written in hebrew because its written beay=utifully and so when people as wht it says i can tell the story it keeps the memory alive ...cheesy but it means something to me ... someone else might like or find inspiration from it.

Rebecca 6 years ago

iv-got-the-power that's not chessy at all its beautiful and meaningfull. I love it

??? 6 years ago

what do yous think of this one ( Oe Step Forward two steps back) ???

anonymouse 6 years ago

Whatever you do, PLEASE make sure you get the spelling and grammar right! Love the thought behind this one: ' i cant see you but i know your always there' but I hope you got the errors ironed out!

6 years ago

I love the Alice in Wonderland quote 'down the rabbit hole'.

To me it means that you never know where life will lead you.

ash 6 years ago

hey guys. thinking of getting 2 quotes. one on my forearm or inner bicep and one going all over 1 side of my chest over my ribs.but i haven't a clue what to get and cant seem to find one big enough for my chest. need something that could be about 3 or 4 lines long. i am after something meaninful too. thanks to anyone who can help.


tye sharp 6 years ago

live now die later

that's a gooder

jessica 6 years ago

I want something a sating on my footand i really like the saying:

Our Fingerprints Don't Fade From The Lives We Touch

but that wouldnt make sense to put on my foot any ideas on how to rearrange the wording to something close too

gijs 6 years ago

jessica, you could use; our footprints wont fade from the sands we walked. goes whit your foot for sure and you could take the other one on yourwrist or something..

6 years ago

"One random act of kindness..."

rjb1991 6 years ago

hey guys im getin a tattoo on my ribs of praying hans, and handcuffs on it, i want a good qoute to go under neath or scrolled around it. something to do with live or love, something like love the life you live live the life you love. any suggections

Fiona 6 years ago

to Kendii, I know you posted 6 months ago but 'Dolce Vita?' definitely not french

Chris 6 years ago

"Suck my Pork on my chest!!!! grrrrr.

ben 6 years ago

I have no regrets just stories to tell

lucette 6 years ago

I got

'Alis Volat Propriis'

on the back of my neck, which means

'She flies by her own wings'

melanie 6 years ago

im turning 19 soon and everyone i know has tattoo!

im adopted from romania,i have 5 sisters and 7 brothers and family means a lot to me im thinking of getting

"esti mereu in inima mea" - you are always in my heart in romanian


"i was in heaven i was in hell believe in neither but fear them as well."

either or on my back or side of my ribs..any other ideas?? :)

Chooka 6 years ago

If you love something,set it free...if it comes back,it's meant to to my bluebird

richguy 6 years ago

i have

"money makes the world go round"

on my back

i am rich for life

john 6 years ago

hey im lookin for a pice to put on my that has a lot of meaning olso simbelising family respeckt and love

111c 6 years ago


ive bin lookin for the right words to have on me, its going on my back in latin...

ive had a bad past and am startin a new begining, and need something insperational

would apreciate the help x

Wyatt 6 years ago

I got one that says I love pusssy. what you guys think?

adam 6 years ago

?????? ???????? ??????? ????????

only mortals die forever

Jamie . 6 years ago

Hey im getting my first tomorrow.

' Lifes A Gamble '

Wat use think ?

kaza 6 years ago

im 16 an iv got "the only thing worse than giving up is not trying at all". wat u thnk??

mooooooooooooooner 6 years ago

the past is just practice?

sandra 6 years ago

ello loves im 15 and gettin a tattoo when im 8 so i have been looking and i like a lot of your quotes

here is a quote from my favorite the movie "where the wild things are"

-Happiness is not always the best way to be happy.

i don't know i like it but i wont get it tattooed on me

yup 6 years ago

megan--the qoute you want in latin is-- is ago camena is cannot write alius write camena they praesumo non animadverto

rigo 6 years ago

what font is the "its time to live until tomorrow ends" tattoo? anyoneee feeling that font a lot!

cmoney 6 years ago

honestly, all these kids saying their getting tattoos for their 13, 14, 15 or even 16th birthday? wats up with that, your asking for ideas on a internet site, its on your body for life.. why not wait till you find one that your not gana regret later in life


Caramel 6 years ago

Hey I'm 19 and have a medium sized crown tattoo on my lower back, it's not fully complete as I want a quote underneath to go with life/love/family any of that sort but to correlate it with the crown, so "royalty" in a way.

Feel free to shout out your ideas!!!

Thanks xox

Jay 6 years ago

Hey guys thinking of getting my first tat,i want a single word (or maybe two) that describes living life to the max or never looking back, had a really shitty time lately and got through it so i want something to remind me not to go back to that dark place and start to live mylife without holding back. Any idea's, without it sounding cheesey ? email me

*Lucy* 6 years ago

i have a tree of life tat n need a quote about the meaning of it..want it to be poetic.about nature, beauty..etc etc HELP!

Natalie Smith 6 years ago

I have a tatoo on the inside of my foot saying,.,.. we dont see things as they are we see things as we are.

Natalie  6 years ago

I have a tatoo on the inside of my foot saying,.,.. we don't see things as they are we see things as we are.

kennerp 6 years ago

"The windshield is much larger than the rearview mirrow"

-It means that we need to not fous on the past, but we must focus on the future..

bee 6 years ago

I'm a dancer and I have "never stop moving" on my foot

- blah . 6 years ago

never a failure ; always a lesson ( & u can read it backwards ) - rihanna .

christopher 6 years ago

I was thinking of getting one to show pride, like a rainbow with the two guy symbols but i don't know where to put it. i really have no idea i don't want it too big like 9 inches maybe

:D 6 years ago

hey guys i was looking at getting a tattoo and i want one on strength i have been going through a lot of things right now with my illness and i was wondering if anyone had any ideas??

planejane 6 years ago

" when the love of power overcomes the power of will know peace.

NellY 6 years ago

Here is a qu0te im upssed with getting g0ing d0wn my Side... wanna c what u think" a beautiful thing is never perfect" any comments???

jimmy 6 years ago

mine saids

"The truth does not change according to our ability to stomach it."

flannery oconnor

Taryn 6 years ago

When I am old enough I think I want to get

"To live is a gift, don't waste it because you don't know what it cost to give."

You like it? I thought of it myself so I don't know if makes a lot of sense. Does it?

I think I want to get it on my hip but idk yet. :)

ebony 6 years ago

hey! im thinking of getting a tattoo im not sure where i want it yet, proply on the top of my back, bottom of my back, my foot or side of the neck. these are my idea's...

-Te amo which means i love you.

-viva la vida which means i live the life.

-what does not kill me makes me stronger.

-never let fear stand in the way of your dreams.

- mum and dad

what do you think? any suggestions?

kristina 6 years ago

hey, im 17 in less then two months and for my 2nd tattoo i'll be getting "it's just a thought..."

when i was going through a difficult time my psychologist always told me "it's just a thought..." your mind is a very powerful weapon, and your thoughts affect how you feel. If you can change the way you think, you can change the way you feel. What she said really helped me, everytime i thought of something negative i told myself just that and thought of how lucky i am to be alive, to be able to breath, touch, walk, see and feel. In the long run it saved my life.

jj 6 years ago

i have went through a lot this year dealing with depression and sucide because of the loss of my boyfirend of three years i wanna tattoo that means something. idk what just a quote that is short but says something about how i overcame my struggles. any ideas?

Mudslut 6 years ago

I have the seven deadly sins on my right side on the left I'm getting TO EACH THY OWN!

John Wayne 6 years ago

I have a tattoo on the outside of my left foot that says "one step closer". To me it means, every little step that u take u are closer to achieving your dreams :) It has meaning but is also a little giggle to lol

mhopej 6 years ago

I have a tattoo of a ribbon on my back with different colors representing cancer. I had it made for my grandparents and sister. I want another one for my 18th birthday but i don't know what yet. I know i want it to be a saying and to be on my wrist or foot and for it to mean something.

xxxo 6 years ago

I have a tattoo qoute on my arm

Live & Learn

that's all you need.

juliawantsatatoo! 6 years ago

im thinking of getting this tattooed on my foot

im gunna be 16 soon

anyways id like to know what people thing:)

- live as if you'll die tomorrow, dream as if you'll live forever

Wicked 6 years ago

I'm going to be getting Angel Wings done on my entire back in black n gray ( I know, I know, its prob over done by now. But I don't care) Anyways, I'm going to leave my spine exposed to have script added goin from my neck down to the base of my spine. Something to do with life in general, overcoming obstacles and how struggles can be dealt with. Was looking for additional ideas of what to get. Any feedback would be greatly appreciated. If you can, may you please reply via email? Thanks!

Some of the sayings I've been juggling are as follows

- I will love the light for it shows me the way, Yet I will endure the darkness for it shows me the stars - Og Mandino

- From the ashes springs new life- Movie "Day Breakers"

- Strength is nothing more then how well you hide the pain.

- A beautiful smile to hide the pain

- Forgive me father, I am guilty of the deadliest sin. I am human.

Nishant garg 6 years ago

i wanted a three words depressing quote which can relive my happenings in lyf

debbs10 6 years ago

hey guys i want get a tatoo on inside my arm. my bro died a yr ago wanted some quoate to show how much i luved him any suggestions please

Stayc 6 years ago

for the girl who got adopted....

"Family : A person who you know, love and trust"

I have it on my leg and its awesome

mr x 6 years ago

to be old n wise u got to be young n crazy

Mr Priest  6 years ago

ok i have japanese kanji on my right rib cage, and 'carpe diem'-(sieze the day)in ambigram style on my left.. i need some suggestions for a quote to go along with (sieze the day) to go across my abs!! what ya got ?

x804x 6 years ago

anybody got any good quotes about family?

ross 6 years ago

some great quotes people i was thinking bowt getting no fate but what we make wot u think

Clap-for-Chaos 6 years ago

I have a few tattoos

I have seven stars tattooed on the back of my neck- one for each of my siblings.

My favorite of all of my tattoos though is the one on the very top of my right shoulder it says "VIII • XXXI • LXXXIX" it's my older sister's birthdate in roman numerals. I got it because we are very close and always have been.

I also have the words "Stand Proud" one my ankles- stand is on the left and proud is on the right both are on the back of my ankle where that tendon with a weird name is.

I have the word "DREAMER" tattooed on my left pointer finger all in capital letters because it is the one word that describes me and its a reminder to always be that but continue to be that and more. i got it on my finger because it will never "wash away" very metaphorical.

I have "Sometimes..." across my rib cage even with about the middle of my left bicep and its small enough that my arm covers it.

I also have a tattoo that Rihanna has because it inspired me so much which is the words "Never A Failure....Always A Lesson..." on my chest but like her's it is backwards so i can read it in the mirror.

I have read many of these ideas and think they are all great and i say to anyone who is worried about if your idea is "stupid" or "dumb" and what not....Don't be. if you like it and you want to get it- then get it. it' your tattoo and ultimately your body. do what YOU think is awesome. :)

Ryan 6 years ago

Im thinking of getting a tattoo about/for my brother.

I've seen this tattoo already:

"It is not only in flesh and blood, but in heart in which we are father and son".

I want something like this, but in relation to brother/brothers. Any ideas? Thanks.

Nessa:) 6 years ago

Hey, i am 17 and i am thinking about getting a tattoo on my foot. I was thinking about "one.step.closer" , i was just wondering if that sounds good.

I also wanted some ideas on another tattoo that represents me and my two older sisters..

-i've got responses like our three birth flowers

-a heart w/letter v (since we all start a v)

.. idk these are all good but i wanted something more original (haha i kno it can't be too original since im asking lol.. but i just want some ideas.. im going to draw everything out myself..)

lol well thanks:)

Chelsea 6 years ago

I was only given this life because i'm strong enough to live it

6 years ago

all mad

raegz 6 years ago

i have down my spine

what doesn't kill me only makes me a stronger person inside


see beauty from within

all in hebru they look amazing, just need a third!!???? mayb about karma x

brooke 6 years ago

iv kinda always liked these ones...

-god doesn't require us to succeed; he only requires that you try.

-all that im after is a life full of laughter.

samijo 6 years ago

am thinking about getting a tatto ..i want it to be about love, something like ..i am my beloveds and my beloved is mine in aribic ..or i love you forever my life my love in italion ..i also like forever young ..beuty is in the eye of the beholder.. any ideas?? x x

Dados Nrvz. 6 years ago

what's going on people ! (:

all these quotes are great, but i love mine:

Procul Terminus of Dies

Totus Quis Vos

Have Est Vestri

it means: at the end of the day

all that you

have is yourself.

i got it a bit over a year ago a few months after i turned 17, my second tatt' .it was priced nicely since i went to visit a friend at his parlour (:

its on my right ribs, i loooovee it so much.

for anyone who thinks on getting a tattoo, think it thoroughly. both this and my first tattoo hold a looottt of meaning behind it. im honestly in-love.

happy inking people !

bobs super gay 6 years ago

brooke.... do not get the second one.. you will regret it. trust me. its a good saying for the moment but you wont feel it in anymore because it changes.. big time.. the tattoo im getting tomorrow is just 2 words.. "People Change" and its true.. people change.

LauraMac 6 years ago

to the young ones getting all these "inspirational" tattoos;

to me a tattoo is a form of art that expresses a major event or a period of your life that affected you deeply, good or bad. getting these sayings when your young and don't know how the world is is just naïve. i am optimistic but im also a realist. obviously there are exceptions to this.

i got my first tattoo when i was 15 - dedicated to my fucked up little childhood. this my way of expressing emotions i couldn't voice, feelings of determination to move on and be a stronger person.

some of the sayings on this aren't exactly meaningful

eg "dance like no ones watching"

fair enough be young and carefree but come on, that's something you'd see on someones facebook profile

Shell 6 years ago

My tat says "Everything im not, made me Everything i am"

JJ 6 years ago

I'm thinking about getting a tattoo on my chest like this

but can anyone give me some quotes about faith, failure

G.Taylor 6 years ago

Do not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future concentrate your mind on the present moment

Best quote ive heard

j.l 6 years ago

i'm a bit of a twihard and want to get a quote under my ribs or on my hip when i turn 18 and i was thinking of

'does my being half naked bother you?' because you'll only see it when i don't have a top on, get it? or

'who's afriad of the big bad wolf?' both jacob black i also like

'never let the fear of stricking out keep you from playing the game' Just a

kandee 6 years ago

Some advice;

To those getting tattoos translated from English to say Italian. Look into it first. Ask someone, if you know they speak fluently. After all, some languages speak backwards. And don't always trust a 'translator' off the internet. Because they arent always correct.

I (personally) believe only you know what quotes/phrases/words you want on your body. Sure its fine to ask people for advice and what they think etc but at the end of the day it is your body, your life and your the one who has to look at it every day.

I have a star tattoo'd on my wrist. And the words for my father who passed away; "its only forever not long at all". I am also designing a tattoo at the moment, twin old style revolvers with angel wings. Which is me, when you think about the concept a bit more; guns=rebel. angel wings=good.

Either way, im happy with what Ive got and will be getting. Those can judge and discriminate but Im happy.

Cheers guys.

Mary 6 years ago

I'm wanting a tattoo quote, short and sweet, something about strength and my mum, it will be a nice surprise for her and she deserves it, our dad left us and i want something representing how much i love her .

lozz 6 years ago

how about......

Life is what you make it

Never walk in anyones shaddow

Everywhere i am there you'll be

When never meets forever

lifes a climb but the views great

Never let the fear f striking out keep you from playing the game (from Cinderella story but i love this one)

Mary 6 years ago

I like the 'When never meets forever' what's that suppose to mean i really like it, I'm only seventeen too by the way, already have a tattoo got it wen i was 16 would love a short quote like that one . It would mean a lot to my mum ...

mekenah 6 years ago

"appreciate what some will never have.."

-thinking about getting this on the outside of my right foot.. or my left shoulder blade. which place is better?

lukeyboy20 6 years ago

i want a short quote about life on my forearm. i like, every day of ur life is a page of ur history. wot do u fink? or has anyone got any others like that

tdoll9 6 years ago

Hey Everyone! This is my first quote tattoo and I want something that helps me to be a better person everyday to remind myself, kind of like an inspiration quote. It would be even be better if I can mix it up with something badass. Please if anyone knows any great quotes or even if you made up one please contact me back at THANKS!!!! Look forward to finding some great ideas!

Cassi 6 years ago

I was in a really bad car accident a couple years ago. A lot of people point fingers at whose fault the whole thing was. I am 18 and I know that it was nobodys fault. We were the wrong place at the wrong time. The way i think about the whole situation is, shit happens. It isn't going to do me any good to sit around and cry about the past so I might as well try to move on and live my life. I was wanting to get a tattoo with some quote about that on my side but not sure what I want. Any ideas?

nick 6 years ago

I'm considering getting a tattoo but not sure if the time is right just yet. I've thought of a few: "Failure is never an option (or failure was never an option), Those who have failed will always succeed. I even like the one that says What doesn't kill me makes me stronger. What do you guys think??

sam 6 years ago

i really like;

"tomorrow is a promise to no-one"

its from one of biffy clyro songs x

Kel 6 years ago

My foot has

Never Fear To Walk An Untraveled Path

Kayleen 6 years ago

Hey guys=]

I just turned 18. Have two kids and am getting two doves tattooed on my back.. i want a sayin to represet how much my two kids mean to me?

Email address is


k  6 years ago

I know its not very poetic but I'm pretty sure its original. "our lives can change with every breath we take"

The Giver 6 years ago

You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.- Ghandi

I love this quote because it applies to everyone. No one can stop you from thinking the way you do.

Unknown 6 years ago

Gravity is the only one to hold me down.

melissa 6 years ago

my hand my heart - old scottish saying that my great grandfather used to say

Al 6 years ago

I'm 17 and im getting my first tattoo next week, i want to get "never let your head second guess your heart" and i want the words to form a heart on my ribcage, but im still looking around and keeping my options open. I know i want a quote about love to form a heart, so i was just wondering if you have any ideas.

Kelly 6 years ago

"never let the fear of stiking out, keep you from playing the game"

ian beale 6 years ago

can any1 tell me the font of the above tat - nothings gona change my world?

alyce kate 6 years ago

im twenty i have three tats and looking at my fourth, i guess at the end of the day you don't need opinions as to what tattoos you get, or whether people don't like them or not because it comes down the the meaning behind why you get it.

i guess im looking for a quote to do with strength but nothing is standing out to me more than the word strength.

i have three tattoos at the moment and i think my favorite is my foot, (little toe to heal) the words "each step at a time" in the rough times its something im always thinking of and i guess that's why im hunting for something to do with strength also.

kristaa 6 years ago

Hi guys I'm 18 & had a miscarriage 3 months ago.. I want to get a quote tattooed on my shoulder but idk what to get ? Any ideas? E mail me

james 6 years ago

I got Reality is Wrong, Dreams are for Real. on my back . - 2pac quote

meg 6 years ago

kristaa -- what about something simple, but meaningful, like "Never Forget."

I also really like this one. "It's not about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain."

Both could relate to your miscarraige, and life in general. Also, I'm really sorry to hear that.

Nick 6 years ago

I got. We once were friends, now were family

Zacharyy 6 years ago

I'm getting this nxt week

"everything happens for a reason..

Even tho we mite not understand it"

R.I.P Carla xx

bob is jokes 6 years ago

"every rose has its thorn"

"nothing else matters"

"wish you were here"

"its a good life if your don't weaken"

....i got all those tatted on me

bob is jokes 6 years ago

every rose has its thorn on chest

its a good life if you dont weaken on bicep

nothing else matters down the side of my ribs

and wish you were here below my waist line hahahaha

Joe W 6 years ago

im 17 years old and am looking for my first tattoo of a really meaningful quote, something that relates to who i am. i will have the quote on the right side of my chest, but i was hoping to have the tattoo related to my cage fighting career for the future , something that can remind me of all the blood ,sweat and pain i have gone through in training to get where i am today , any ideas guys would be much appreaciated and if you could email them to "" chears

robbo g 6 years ago

could anyone give me a gd tattoo quote about livin life to the full


Justin 6 years ago

Enjoy life today, Yesterday is gone and tomorrow may never come.... Really like this just deciding on where to get it...

Raquel 6 years ago

am looking for a quote to go underneath my right boob

I want it to be a love/life a meaningful quote

but I cant seem to come up with anythingood

Any idea? :)

asik 6 years ago

Here are some quotes

- today is the tomorrow you worried about yesterday.

- today is yesterdays tomorrow.

- the past is behind us so learn from it. the future is ahead of us so prepare for it. the present is here so live it.

- for everything you have missed, you have gained something else, and for everything you gain, you lose something else.

- the heart was made to be broken.

- for the moment its a dream but if there is passion why not dream.

- because is not a reason its just an excuse.

- you can always give advice but never use your own.

- when you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

- if your not willing to respect yourself then how do you expect to be respected.

- if we clutter our minds with dirty words such as "must" and "should" we trade pleasure for pressure.

- save the rain, ignore the pain.

- you may be decent but no one is ever innocent.

- i didn't get any answers cause i was asking the wrong questions.

- experience is the ultimate teacher.

- sometimes you have to be a bitch to get things done.

- lifes to short to blend in.

- when you got nothing, you got nothing to lose.

- its about the journey not the destination.

- life; simple but difficult. don't let no body get close. live for a purpose not somebody elses purpose.

Kim 6 years ago

Such is life

abbie 6 years ago

am 16 and i want a tattoo soon i want one on my wrist saying "everything happens for a reason" i live by that quote and means something to me but i don't know id live other ideas of sayings...

Dallas 6 years ago

hey ryan, if you haven't already gotten your tatoo how about, "we are nothing without brotherhood". its a line from the song intentions. also, i'm thinking of getting a tatoo soon, either a celtic heart on my left shoulder or a quote on my lower back. i really like these two i found - "never stop dreaming" and a quote from kurt cobain "wanting to be someone else is a waste of the person you are". if anyone has any good quotes about being proud of who you are, i'd love to hear them. thanks!

Martin 6 years ago

"a brothers love' acrossed my chest, due to my older brother raising me as a child, email me your thoughts

shelly  6 years ago

awwe bob!

that is very mean those ppl can not erase there mistakes.

they are shit but you didn't have to point it out.

now all you others should not be using that kind of languige. its mean :,(

karad 6 years ago

i like

Death is not the greatest loss in life. The greatest loss is what dies inside us while we live

Chip 6 years ago

"life's a stage" on my forearm

Krystal 6 years ago

Thinkin of getting my 1st tat. I love quotes but want something kinda short, just don't want a huge tattoo.

i want one about being strong (mentally) and how to forget the bad things in your life.

or one about leaving the past behind you..??

any ideas???

anything will help

thanks :)

6 years ago

Thinking about getting my first tatty but i don't want it too long.. cuz i want to change it to chinese letterings.

"Do not look back and grieve over the past, for it is gone; and do not be troubled about the future, for it has yet to come. Live in the present, and make it so beautiful that it will be worth remembering."

I really love that quote.. if u guys/girls have any ideas shortening it, it would be VERY helpful!

Email ideas to

ozster 6 years ago

"master the art of living,

to wake your dreams,

as we triumph,

through the fields of truth,

to find the heartland of your soul"

thinking about that anyone can think of wording it better or suggestions please e mail me at

Kari 6 years ago

im getting "life goes on" on mt foot in 2 weeks, what do you think?

Rob and Bob are married!!! 6 years ago

Does anybody know "Everything happens for a reason" in Latin?

Please? :)

chad 6 years ago

i thought of one whilst reading all yours and i like alot of them 'family's mandatory, friends are optional'

or 'family are forever, friendships end' what do you think?

Heather 6 years ago

Tear myself up, start again - 30 seconds. I like it as it reminds me of so much crap I`ve been thru and had 2 regain myself

Kaya 6 years ago

ive got the latin saying "memento vivere" which means REMEMBER TO LIVE tattoed down my ribcage in tibetian calligraphy..

Sophiee 6 years ago

what knocks you down can only make you stronger, yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery and today is special that's why they call it presant....?

aly 6 years ago

I was diagnosed with cancer in 2006. I have been cancer free for about 7 months now. When the doctor gave me the news I got a tat across my upper breast that says " living my life" in lower case cursive and the "L" in life is my cancer ribbon. I love it because when I was sick everyone followed me around telling me to rest and stop doing my everyday things. I am a single mother of 3 and I wasn't gonna let the word cancer keep me from living my life. ;)

Emma 6 years ago

To all those who are asking for quotes;

A tattoo is something you'll have to live with forever, and so the quote should mean something to you, not just something that someone else has suggested, I have 6 tattoos, all of which mean something so I know that I won't regret them. So just try and find something that is personal, it might take longer to find, but it'll be worth it I promise!

Marissa  6 years ago

Hellow am 15 and am hoping to get a quote on my ribs i've heard a few but still not sure any ideas want one in english and about living life to the fullest and not looking back or regretting anything x

let me know by emailing me

thanks xcx

Beccc:) 6 years ago

"No regrets, Just love."

Felicity Jadeee 6 years ago

Im looking at getting my first tattoo its going to be on my wrists i want a very small qoute about life on one & one about love on the other, i want it short 2-5 words.

" Don't dance on my Parade "

Never forget

Always forgive.

Sin is love.

Love is pain.

Any other suggestions ?

email me

jk 6 years ago

Hey, i was thinking of getting..."you cant prevent what you cant predict" what does everyone think?

Dylan 6 years ago

love hurts more than hate

Lala 6 years ago

You can never go wrong with Marilyn Monroe's famous quotes! I have "I just want to be wonderful" on my right foot! I love it!!!

creghton 6 years ago

im getting this down my ribs

always be yourself because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.

If you're waiting for tomorrow, why not do it today? For if tomorrow never comes, you'll surely regret this day.

brie 6 years ago

I just got a tattoo on my foot that says "I don't wanna die without a few good scars."

ac 6 years ago

I i thinking og having, "Love Faith Courage" or "Hope Faith courage" tattooed in japanese writing. i like the japanese style writing. And i was thinking on having it vertical down my spine either my upper back or lower back.

rob and bob likes dicks 6 years ago

to ROB and BOB are married it is Panton venio parumper causa

Sophie 6 years ago

Hey I am contemplating getting a tatto of a feather on my back/shoulder with the words 'You didn't tell me how to live, you lived and let me watch you.' running along the side of the feather. Any idea's? -Preferably to do with family couse want to get it for my dad. Thankss

KARIANNE 6 years ago

ALL YOUR QUOTES ARE BEAUTIFUL GUYS :))) THUMBS UP! i am getting my 5th tattoo on my rib saying ; " Sometimes you have to go through hell to get to heaven " any *positive feed back please ?. fill free to share some ideas with me!

ashley 6 years ago

Heyy, so im planning on getting a quote tattoo but im not sure which one to get, i have so many i like. i want one that just explains life and getting through the struggles everyone goes through (but not too long) any ideas??? email me if u have ones for me :)

sierra 6 years ago

i was thinking of getting "face your truth" on my rib cage but im not sure if its good, also i was thinking a little sparrow at the end of it but im not sure.. any ideas?

creighton  6 years ago

sophie i like it and i think your dad would appreciate it as well cause it sounds very true, and karianne that is very true about almost everyones life at least everyone i have known just make sure it is something that applies tou you which it sounds like it does and im sure you will be happy with it

STEVEO D 6 years ago

Here's just a few i have been thinken of, i was a bad cunt with nothing and now i have 3 angel tattoos a normal 9 2 5 job and just wanted 1 last tattoo 2 set me free, NEVER LET FEAR STAND IN THE WAY OF YOUR DREAMS

When the solution is simple, God is answering

I'm no angel, but I've spread my wings.

pain is weakness leaving the body.

...I may not live by gods rules

but im not gods enemy

i live my life by my rules.

What do you think everyone?

Luci 6 years ago


love these quote ideas :) keep it up

One for people who are thinking of getting a tattoo in memory of someone is

'Angels walk among us'

My best friend's brother got this for his Nan meaning that she is like an angel to him.

I'm thinking of getting a a tattoo when i turn 18 something about always hoping and living for the moment to remind me to never give up. Any ideas? I still have 3 years so have a while to decide but I'd like to start thinking now so i can get something special

Marshall 6 years ago

Check out my tattoo and let me know what you think!

KA JOKER 6 years ago

yh bob , proves how sad you are , u don't like them and yet u took the time to come on and write sommin , my diagnosis . . . . WANKER !

Diane Quinlan 6 years ago

I am getting my first tattoo next year when I turn 60. I have gone thru a lot to get to that age. I'm going to use my husbands name...I think on my forearm with Pooh Bear.

For those of you who wanted some quotes:

Take too many pictures, laugh too much, and love like you've never been hurt because every sisty seconds you spend upset is a minute of happiness you'll never get back.

Don't be afraid that your life will afraid that it will never begin.

Live the life you imagined.

People who are the hardest to love, probably need it the most.

There are no ordinary moments.

It's the journey that brings us happiness, not the destination.

You only live once, but if you do it right, once is enough.

Hope is griefs best music.

Hope this is some inspiration for those of you looking for the perfect quote to use. Take your will have to live with it for a long time! Good luck.

bob jr 6 years ago

the above picture tattoos are so mainstream and boring! go for something completely unique that you believe is original! don't go to a quote page to find a tatto for yourself! create one your with your own meaning that you can relate too or it will just be pointless ink!!

Sally. J. R. 6 years ago

All your ideas are great! Some really are very moving and are meanimgful! Just b4 i retired, i had a picture of a finger on my shoulder with the words "itch that pussy till you get arthritus" wrpte beneath it. Its really beautiful guys xxxxxxxx

Moll.. 6 years ago

Im wanting

Never let the fear of striking out, keep you from playing the game.

On my rib cage think it will lookk ok?

josh 6 years ago

Laugh Now Cry Later...

Maria  6 years ago

I am thinking of getting this quote on my ankle

"I think, therefore I am"


"Don't worry, be happy"

What do you think?

hanna 6 years ago

i got my first tattoo when i was 13. im not 16 and about to get my second, it's going to say learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.

what do you think?

6 years ago

I have 2 tattoos. The first one I got on the inside of my lip with the date that my closest cousin committed suicide. The last one was a quote above my right hip that says "There's too much beauty to quit" from the movie Stay. I got both when I was 17 and they mean the world to me. I was the first to arrive on the scene of a friend of mine's car crash and I ended up watching him burn to death. However when I look in the mirror and see my tattoo it helps me get through the pain.

dexter 6 years ago

the strenth of man is thy own weakness

me 6 years ago

i want a cross and under it i want it to (NO TIME)

kayB 6 years ago

*The soul would have no rainbow, had the eyes no tears!*

DTUCK 6 years ago

Im getting this one

Live Fast, Die Young

girl 6 years ago

i need a tattoo because i have a disease that is incurable and very painfull, i want a tattoo about trying to enjoy life and not giving up , any ideas?

kay 6 years ago

Hi, I'm currently working in Chinan and I want an inspirational tattoo that can be translated into Chinese and means something about travelling and how you shouldn't let fear stop you doing what you want to do. I only have, 'never let fear stand in the way of your dreams' but I want something better. Any ideas? x

Moe1313 6 years ago

I have two right now and want to get a third this weekend. My first was inside my lip it says love and second was the quote by marilyn monroe about everything happening for a reason starting at the top of my ribs curving down under my bellybutton.I have always wanted a simple quote on my forearm that goes down onto my hand under my thumb. I don't really know what to get though. It has to be short....? any ideas???

jay 6 years ago

im getting a tattoo next month, and i would really like a simple quote to represent the strength to carry on after a life of pain.. any ideas?

to brad from 4 months ago. 6 years ago

hahahahahhahahaha ! you got a point.


Heather K 6 years ago

I've had a pretty rough start to life but i've pushed through it. I really want to get a short phrase on my foot implying strength with the words step, walk, or run in it. i've been looking for a good quote for a while but haven't found any, any suggestions??

elle 6 years ago

i just got over my eating disorder and i want to get something to symbolize it

any ideas?

Abbie 6 years ago

To live and not just exist

Got the idea from here even thought its not a direct quote. I want it in Latin but I don't trust kid translations I'm getting. Can anyone help?

beaut.disaster 6 years ago

so my dad is an alcoholic and does cocaine. one day i was their he held me own on his bed with a fist over me. held me down so hard i bruised. all cause i tryed too get away from it. i've also been so shy that it's held me back from doing a lot in my life. im going too get a tattoo next weekend, any ideas for a quote representing what i've gone threw??

Samantha 6 years ago

shake your wings like they're laced with sound

lindy lou 6 years ago

i lost my brother and got "learn from yesterday, live for today,and hope for tomorrow" at the top of my back it helps me appreciate what i had and what i should have also have his name with stars around it above my ankle...

Morgan 6 years ago

Well I'm 16, and my mom wanted to go cover one of her tattoos and said I could get one with her. I want it to be on my wrists, but I don't know what to get. I kinda wanted a quote, any ideas?

sisi 6 years ago

im doing a tattoo about an independent women with a bullet belt and that kind of stuff...and i would like 2 put a quote...wat do u guys think? the quote must have something in commen with my tattoo!

kat 6 years ago

i cant wait to get my first tattoo, i want "i live my life in hope that my dreams might once again outweigh my regrets" i was thinking of getting it down my side :)

jugs 5 years ago

you duno wit u got till its gone gone gone!

babykait  5 years ago

i just got "true love never dies" across the top of my ribs on my left side, in cursive. i love it so much

olivia 5 years ago

i'm 17 now, but when i turn 18 i'm getting a tattoo on my side that says, "show them how to live; accept the pain, always forgive, learn the sound of following all that is complete." with a cross at the bottom

Liam 5 years ago

''Only ourselves can free our mind'' Bob Marley

(: 5 years ago

i had this one i made up a while back ago when i lost my uncle/cousin.

R.I.P the angels we lost in the past. R.I.P the angels we will lose tomorrow.R.I.P the angels we lost today.R.I.P the angels i lost.

Fayth91 5 years ago

Live by this and you cant go wrong!!

"I will not compromise who I am to be accepted by the crowd, I want substance in the place of popularity, and I want to think my own thoughts. I want love not lies; I want knowledge, understanding and peace. I will not lose. Fuck what you thought."

Jad 5 years ago

.."life isn't about how many breaths you take, it's about the moments that take your breath away". What a impactive quote, this will be getting inked on me at some point!

Alsy 5 years ago

I'm 15 now and I really want to get a quote about life down the side of my back/ ribcage in the same place as Hayden pennettiere. I was gonna get 'live love life' but I'm wondering whether it will look misplaced? I also wanted to get something on the back of my neck, and behind my ear eventually, but the quote first. But it is quite an obvious place. I think my mum would let me but would nit think it was the best idea. Do you think ill regret it getting it so young when I'm older? Thanks!

papi chulo 5 years ago

i am going to get psalms 23:4

joey 5 years ago

i got ''don't count the days, make the days count'', on my rib cage, i love it.

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xoxodenise 5 years ago

i just got my tattoo that says "c'est la vie, pas le paradis"

wich means "its life, not heaven"

i love it

what do u guys thinkk?

boss 5 years ago

I want a tattoo and i want it on my back. like below my neck along my shoulders but in the middle...not sure what to get out of

* sky's the limit


* the sky's the limit


* the sky is the limit

Someone help?

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xoxodenise 5 years ago

the sky's the limit

long dong 5 years ago

if you are that uncertain about a tattoo idea, that u have to ask someone, you probly shouldn't get it

Melissa 5 years ago

what do you guys think about "live love, love life' ?

Elle 5 years ago

hey melissa

sounds good, how, love, laugh or live the the life you love

alexa088 5 years ago

i have been thinking about getting a tattoo for quite some time. this would be my firs one. im 19 years old but at this young age ive been through a couple of struggles that luckly ive been able to overcome. i wanna get something that relates to the fact that ive always been lied to and i always get hurt but im able to overcome that and continue with my life in hopes that one day everything would change for the best. any help guys?

pixeewings 5 years ago

hey brit, how bout this... Family is defined not by the blood of your veins but by the beat of your heart. :)

bo 5 years ago

here are sum about family which heaps of ppl r lookin for

"by actions shown or words you say, love your family everyday"

"families are about love overcoming emotional torture"

"the love of a family is lifes greatest blessing"

also me n my best friend r lookin to get a tattoo together that means sumthin to do wif our friendship he is 20 n im 18 n we have both been through a lot together wif family members passin away n i see him more of a brother then a friend i liked the quote "we were once friends, now were family" does anyone else have any ideas?

Florin 5 years ago

I want to do a tattoo with this quote

" Wisdom Is Better Then Silver And Gold "

please an opinion ?

is it stupid?

zinkee 5 years ago

you freeks get a life

bree 5 years ago

i'm thinking of gettin

'why is it so easy for you to blame?

i'm only human we're all the same'

- quoted from one of chris browns songs

tattood on my inner arm, what you think?

stacy 5 years ago

florin, it would be "wisdom is better THAN silver and gold" not 'then'

you people need to stop asking for opinions and asking "what should i do" on a website because tattoos are forever and you shouldn't take advice from people you don't even know...

and people on here aren't even giving advice they're all asking for it. so stop making yourselves look dumb and decide on your own

Nuthinmuch 5 years ago

i'm 17 year old girl and want a tattoo in my native language that translate into english as "follow your heart" but im having a problem as where to put it, i want it somewhere sexy but descrete =P....sooo if you have a idea could you please let me know. xx

Reece 5 years ago

I am 16 and wanting my first tattoo. i want it to mean something to me. i was thinking of getting my grandads name in Arabic on the front of my left shoulder, because he was the one who has made a big impact on my life and upbringing, mainly through my boxing. I think its quite a good idea but would like other peoples opinions, if you think its a bit cheesey then let me know and any other idea's you might have. please let me know of any ideas, as im am unsure of what to get as a tattoo.

Lucy  5 years ago

Those who wonder are never lost

..... 5 years ago

Where words fail, music speaks

but where on my body?

Niikkkii 5 years ago

I have one tattoo at the moment and I'm planning to get another one soon, something inspirational, and meaningful. I want it on my lower back.. Any suggestions?

- Take a chance, they don't get much bigger than this.

DMill 5 years ago

I have one quote on my ribs that says "Past is Practice, Absolutley No Regrets, Just Lessons." Maybe that gives y'all some ideas.

Ashley  5 years ago

im thinking about gettting a tattoo in between my hip bones with either "learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow." or "dream like you'll live forever, live like you'll die today."

Joe 5 years ago

hiya , ive just split up from my fiancée and have her name on my arm , im in process of covering her name up , it was a very hard relationship , i lost a lot of my family and all my friends , i was ditched and left to basically beg for forgiveness , i had nothing , left home , now i have debts coming out my eyes , she was pregnant and found out it wasn't mine , the last 6 months was hell , im slowly coming back round and so lucky to have my family and friends back , so luck ! , i was wondering if anyone could get a saying frm this for me ? , just to go ontop of the cover up so i can look and think about how lucky i am , yet stupid , any ideas ? , this means the world to me ..

Emma 5 years ago

I'm wanting to get a tattoo on my left rib cage, But a big paragragh like a Bibal scriture or encouraging life scripture!

Any Idea that could help me find the right one?

tyler33 5 years ago

here's soome i got .. -Fear is the hart of love-

- being dead is being alive.. i also saw someone that had the same almost it was...-being dead is living life--

what u guys think

blarg 5 years ago

i have on one foot

"im tired "

on the other foot

"me too"

Niall 5 years ago

Lol to that ^^^^

Brielle 5 years ago

@tyler33, did you get "fear is the heart of love" from the song I will follow you into the dark? if so,

To all of you 5 years ago

You know, it's a bit ironic how the majority of the people commenting on here are teenagers aiming at tattooing "life quotes"...

You're a teenager, you've just began your life, and you're trying to tattoo philosophical statements on yourself? Get out of here.

The majority of adults don't get tattoos for a reason....

georgia :) 5 years ago

haha bob :)

youpi 5 years ago

Kendii, "dolce vita" is an Italian word which means "sweet life", in french it would have been "douce vie"... just to say -_-

Emily1oh! 5 years ago

I absolutely love the "I can't see you, but I know you're always there". That describes my uncle and I. He passed away in September and we were that close. I have 3 stars on my ankle with "Shine on..." just above it. It represents my 2 friends that passed away this summer and my cousin that passed in 2007. They're gone but they'll always be my shining stars.

to: to all of you 5 years ago

actually i think its good that teenagers are thinking about such deep and philosophical things, too many teenagers stumble through their adolesence without a thought about their life or the consequences of their actions and where it might take them in the future. its great that they're thinking about their own life without living selfishly like many teenagers do nowadays.

'per aspera ad astra' through hardships to the stars.

'moda spiro' - just breathe

'everything is temporary'

'im doing the only thing i was born able to do, breathe'

'everyday grateful'

Lexylove  5 years ago

I want to get a tatto on my hip/waist the goes from my lower side to 1 or 2 inches away from my bellybutton on my baithingsuit line. I don't know what saying I should get yet. 6 or 7 words preferably. I want it to be a saying about love . e-mail me your ideas :) thanks

hampstar 5 years ago

"imperfection is beauty" means nothings perfect

kid cudi yo 5 years ago

“Extinguishing the fire that enables a man to commit, lays him low into defeat”

jobijo 5 years ago

past is practicfe

ankit 5 years ago

hey guys can ne one suggest me a very short attractive quote .. i need to get it tattoed on the back side of my neck in round... just 3-4 words long ... please help me m confused.!!

Faggie93 5 years ago

Rise and Rise again,

Until lambs become lions.

ankit 5 years ago

thanks fraggie for ur help but i need somethin related to life and inspirational... and just 3-4 words not that long...

grethel 5 years ago

i have one on my back that saids "maktub" in Arabic which means "written" and i have another one in Portuguese that reads "o privilegio de amar" which means "the privilege to love" both hurt like a you know what lol

Tai-Zel 5 years ago

I have 5 tattoos already and I plan on getting my 6th next week. I need help on a quote to put on my upper back something that has to do with lifes struggles. Bbm me some nice quotes

nikki 5 years ago

I have -Not easily broken- on the inner part of my right arm. i got it cause my girlfriend at the time was in love with that saying. so i told her i was going to get it.. a few months ago she passed on... im forever thinking about her.... thanks.

Roberta 5 years ago

what about this one? does it sound stupid.

"You cannot destroy one who has dreamed a dream like mine."

or what about in Ojibwe?

"Gaawiin daa-aangoshkigaazo ahaw enaabiyaan gaa-innabid"

which one would be better for a tattoo english, ojibwe or both?

Stevie 5 years ago

I have a tattoo on the back of my neck that says "Love Yourself", because when all is said and done, you're all that you've got.

ankit 5 years ago

hey guys something more attractive... i need something impressive and not too long just 3-4 woeds.. please help me out..

Stuart 5 years ago

I need a tattoo to the effect of loving and importance of my family. I want it on my right side. About 3 lines. It will be my first tattoo.

Any ideas? Thanks.

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ALN1571 5 years ago

hey everyone i want to get a tattoo on my ribs under my left arm and i want it to represent being strong and loving life like no matter what's going on in your life stay positive and keep living for what makes you happy and life will get easy again. you just have to forget about all the bullshit and keep your head up. so far i've thought of "live well and let the rest go" which i actually thought for months was what i wanted but now im not sure and ive recently come up with "find what you love and live for it". if you have any suggestions, comments or ideas for me i would greatly apreciate you sharing them with me.

steve 5 years ago

two of my favorites, both future tats...

= Live with passion, play with purpose

= I used to dream about the life I'm living now

Rachel9087 5 years ago

I am getting a tattoo that reminds me a lot of what some of you are looking for -- It is my "life quote" and it lifts my spirit everytime i think of it... the quote is "God only brings us to do what he empowers us to do." A lot of what i have been through i have thought at least once that it was impossible for me to overcome the situation.. this quote got me through....

A-Train 5 years ago

I've been looking to get a tatoo that has just a basic optimistic outlook on life. Like nothing can set you back or make you un-happy no matter what your situation is. Any ideas

ctown 5 years ago

"live for something or die for nothing"

Susie 5 years ago

I am getting " Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end."

Anonymous 5 years ago

"seize the day"

Bigga 5 years ago

Never regret something that once made you smile

Mike 5 years ago

I set my sails against the storm.

BOBS RIGHT! 5 years ago

are you okay bob?? its tru, they do all suck! im here for you bob, i love you

Boobiz 5 years ago

"Go with the flow"

maeashley 5 years ago

" you'll never see the stars if your always looking down"


"one life, one chance"


"imperfection is beauty"

on my foot ? good or bad ?

kiki 5 years ago

i really want to get a one on the side of my foot.

just a couple words

that arnt to cheesy

any help? thanks so much :)

Grant 5 years ago

im a male and I was thinking about getting a quote on my inner bicepts. i want it to start on one arm and put dot dot dot at the end and finish it on the other arm so when you flex you can read the whole thing.

any ideas on a good life quote

melcor 5 years ago

• believe the impossible

• What’s meant to be will always find a way

• The key to change, is to let go of fear

• Sometimes it's the smallest decisions that can change your life forever

• You will find only what you bring in.

• To put it nicely, I hope you choke.

• It is not our abilities that show what we truly are,it is our choices

• Something’s are better left unsaid

• Attack life, its going to kill you anyways

• If something is destined to happen, it will happen.

• never a failure, always a lesson

• what doesn’t kill you only makes you stronger

• the only way out is through

• Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.

• Happiness will never come to those who fail to appreciate what they already have.

• In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life. It goes on.

• I hear and I forget, I see and I remember. I do and I understand.

• Life is not one thing after another. It's the same damn thing over and over!

• Life goes on

• Men are like roses; watch out for all of the pricks.

• If love isn’t a game, then why are there so many players?

• Love and learn, forgive and forget

• Some people want it to happen, some wish it would happen, others make it happen.

• every ending is a new beginning

• everything happens for a reason

• when nothing goes right, go left

• You'll never fall, till you let go. Don't be so scared of what you don't know.

• You just have to learn to forget the people who forget you.

• The only people you need in your life are the ones that prove they need you in theirs.

• Seriously, take a hike!

• The first step to getting the things you want out of life is… Decide what you want!

• bruised but never broken

danielle 5 years ago

okay, first of all, whoever was implying that teenagers don't know anything about life is honestly stupid. im 17 and have friends that have lost parents, grandparents, and siblings. i have a friend that has a child. i have a friend whose family has lost everything they own. and i had a friend that battled and died from lukemia. now, you try and tell me that those people don't know anything about life.

i have the tattoo "the heart sees what's invisible to the eye" on my shoulder blade, and im thinking about getting something on my foot. how does "life is full of beauty" sound?

candace 5 years ago

if you are 16 and have no clue what you want. ur little kids. you don't know what it is to "struggle at life" ...ur stupid for getting tattoos and will regret it. grow up first

ziggy 5 years ago

i already have two tattoos but i want to get a script tattoo. something about patience because i have been through a lot and patience is the only thing that has driven me to success. if anyone knows a short quote about patience, please do tell!

also, i was thinking of getting a tattoo that read "keep floating" with a small sail boat. is that a good idea?

Mal 5 years ago

My friend has a tattoo on her feet. On the right foot facing others it says

All love

And on the left foot

No lies

"All love, No lies"

keyza 5 years ago

i am going 2 have 2....history will be kind to me for i intend to write it" winston churchill

james 5 years ago

I have across my back, seize the day place no trust in tomorrow

hmmm :) 5 years ago

Should I get my quote tat on my upper rib cage, on the left side.. Or on my back, lower shoulder blade?? "You don't know what your living for until you know what you'll die for ". Ps I'm a female

kelly 5 years ago

i love 'where words fail,music speaks'. gonna get it written goin up my spine.x

jenn 5 years ago

my grandma passed away a couple months ago,she always read the bible and when life got hard for me she would say this phrase so i was thinking of getting it, but im not sure where..any ideas?

;Delight yourself in the lord and he will give you the desires of you heart.

olivia 5 years ago

can somebody help me please? i want a tattoo on the back of my neck 'never look back' but i want to word it different anybody got any suggestions????

Abbie-Rose 5 years ago

I'm gettin a matching quote with my mum, but we cnt find a quote that we both agree on. It's to be about the love & closeness between mother & daughter or just love for family.. any ideas email me please -

Lindsay V 5 years ago

"Life Won't Wait"

have that tattooed on my ribs.

killa. 5 years ago

WHY the hellwould you get a tattoo on you in a language you don't speak let alone understand??

always wondered why people do that.

like chinese symbols on people who are clearly NOT chinese.

makes me wonder.

Big guy 5 years ago

I want to get my first tat on my back left shoulder-blade. I was thinking about "I'd you do what you've always did, you will have what you've always got."

mahnnn 5 years ago

real eyes. realize. real lies

Amber 5 years ago

Okay I was just reading through all the ideas and have read the ones with people saying teenagers don't have any struggles?! Anybody of any age can find things difficult, you don't no anybodys life circumstances?! Maybe YOU "to all of you" were lucky enough to have had a happy childhood and adolescence, but not everybody does! You don't know any of these peoples lives so don't say they haven't had any problems when you don't know them!

rach 5 years ago

im thinking of getting a tattoo on my lower back, i need a good quote about the pain of love..any ideas?? cheers

loz 5 years ago

If you always do, what you've always done.

You'll always get, what you've always got.

Tiff 5 years ago

Pedro Calderon de la Barca "Quand l'amour n'est pas la folie, il n'est pas l'amour.". It means when love is not madness, it is not love by barca I dunno why but this quote has stuck with me

MLS 5 years ago

"Anything is possible to those who believe"

my favorite quote...

Mark 9:23

sam 5 years ago

"Laugh now, cry later"

sam 5 years ago

"Life ain't a rehearsal the camera’s always rollin’

Michael 5 years ago

Hey guys I'm getting some writing done and I

Need some Latin translation. "only the dead see the end of war, may god have mercy upon my enemies because I won't. Victory until death". I'm also looking for a place to put it... any ideas? My email is Thanks

em 5 years ago

On my left shoulder blade I have "if the world could remain within a frame like a painting on the wall I think we'd see the beauty in it and stand staring in awe" its in a picture frame with a cherry blossom tree. My next tattoo i want to get is going to be right on my ribs more towards my chest. I'm thinking "let joy scream against pain"

alex :) 5 years ago

" Wont stop till its over .... wont stop to surrender "

means never give up

song temper trap sweet sweet disposition

likey or noooo likey ? ?

jay 5 years ago

I need 3 word. That are strong well actually 2 words cuz I noe one of them will be broski. 2 more words that are very powerfull meaning brotherhood or meanfull words for brothers an that some how rime can anyone plz help me tat is tommaro lol thanks:)

maria 5 years ago

help i want something religious like "God helps" or something that means that God is always there.

another thing i want is something like "it means no worries", like hakuna matata but haha i don't want a tattoo quoting a warthog and a meerkat..

tiffany 5 years ago

as strong as i am, is as weak as i am.

i love this quote.

Ashely C 5 years ago

I want to get a tattoo with a quote about a little sister. I am the youngest child in my family and I have two older brothers. almost all the quotes I can find are for sisters...which i am not. I only have brothers. I could really use some help with this! and i would really like to have the word sister in it because i would love for that word sister to be written in my brothers handwriting. Thanks!

HockeyHunk 5 years ago

I'm thinking on getting "One Life One Cbance" on my forearm. What do you think?

Also, I read through all the comments and never saw these two quotes. Let me know what you think of them and if I helped any of you out.

"Relax, take it slow and let the good times roll"

"Fear can hold you prisoner, Hope can set you free"

HockeyHunk 5 years ago


AE  5 years ago

Hold on to that feeling don`t stop believing

what do you think

AE  5 years ago

Hold on to that feeling don`t stop believing

what do you thinkÉ

Tricia 5 years ago

I have one on my side that says "suffer with dignity" It's kind of a live strong thing for me. Life will throw bad things at you weather you deserve it or not. Furthermore, those things will make u suffer at some point but you have to get through it so suffer through life with dignity.

anonymous  5 years ago

The world around us is falling apart yet these words remain untouched

anonymous 5 years ago

Always forgive but never forget...

5 years ago

i want a tattoo about music and life any ideas?

michel 5 years ago

im 17 years old and im really thinking about getting a tattoo. i want a quote that no1 has to do with life and remembering or dieing

Cassie 5 years ago

I'm getting a dove tattoo on my wrist, but i want a phrase that has, love, life, happiness and regret in it, but i can't find anything. =/ has anyone got any ideas?

ShanTai 5 years ago

'' God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change. ''

'' Hold the world. ''

'' Sic transit gloria mundi. '' --> Thus passes the glory of the world

'' Mia clementia denar esto. '' --> Have mercy, I was blind but now i see

Brandon Conley 5 years ago

So I'm thinking about getting a girl's name tattooed on my chest. Her name is so unique.

Her name is Eyoha. And that tattoo is going to be freaking awesome. Because she is awesome.

amanda  5 years ago

i have a quote down my thigh saying " I Love You With Passion But Hate You With More" And I Love It But Also You Could Get It I Hate You With Passion But Love You With More

Tonya! :) 5 years ago

So, I am only 14. ill be 15 soon though!

And, when I'm 18 im really wanting to get something like

Confidence is Key,

with a key or something!

Im not sure

Or "Imperfection is beauty"

on my shoulder blade.

LouiseR 5 years ago

How can people be so naïve to think that because you are a teenager you haven't experienced enough. I know that before I hit aged 16 I had been through more than what most people do in a lifetime. I dealth with emotional, physical and sexual abuse and many forms of addiction - and wanted a tattoo to show my strength and ability to accept what is. Fifteen years later and I've never once regretted my tattoos. Don't be so judgemental not all teens' biggest concern is their latest crush...

8 tattoos and growing 5 years ago

Stop giving robert hell, in my state its a felony to tattoo a minor, parental consent doesn't matter. I have a scrip tattoo that I like, but many other people might hate. I haven't read a single comment/ quote on here that I loved, you're never goons find someone that shares your passion on what you get, most may think it is lane, but the point of the tattoo is that is is for you, not for show.

OG 5 years ago

If you can make it through the night there's a brighter day.

-Tupac Dear Mama

Lusi 5 years ago

I am who I am

Be All You Can Be

Don't Let Them Deceive You

Strong Heart ( in my language its ) lototoa'

My Heart Screams Love

Love Is The Key

Hope Faith Love

Love Conquers All

New Creation

I may fall but i wont stay down

Let My Guitar Sing

Music Is Mine

Rebecca 5 years ago

Hiya guys im getting a tattoo for my cousin who died of cancer in 2007, i was wondering what you all would suggest.

I was thinking of having a bird flying away from a tree with his name under the bird and under the tree "He flies on his own wings" but was thinking in Latin only problem i don't no how to spell that. what do you think? email me at thanks

unknown 5 years ago

Yesterday is yesterday, if we try to recapture it, we will only lose tomorrow.

This is it 5 years ago

"it is what it is" for this is life in a nut shell

sandy 5 years ago

im thinking about getting a tattoo on the bottom of my back or on my wrist saying " El amor prevslecera" - Loove shall prevail. what does everyone think?

victoria 5 years ago

how about "walk striaght and fly high" on my foot?

sj 5 years ago

Heyy I was 13 wen I got my first tattoo and it wasn't illegal. I am 14 now and I'm getting another tattoo I wanted a quote I was thinking about 'live for today,because tomorrow is never promised.'

What do you all think ? Xxx

lyss 5 years ago

sj i think that quote is great.... =]

İren 5 years ago

the stars are not afraid to appear like fireflies

Annabaye 5 years ago

"To live doesn't mean you're alive"

Omwwmo 5 years ago

A life that you love and live is a life you would love to live.

dqq 5 years ago

you say some of the younger ones don't know what life is about and their stupid?... in their defense they may be of a young age but you have no idea what they could of gone through, though you have to remember that a tattoo is for life so you need to be certain that its what you want:). when i was 15 i got a tat across my wrist saying ''sometimes even angels fall''.. and then when i was 19 my sister died i got the date of her death wrote above that with 2 wings and a halo

please helppp 5 years ago

i want a quote about living life as you choose and not worrying about what the world has to say but i don't want a corny one. i want a unique quote but i think the one i made up will be misinteriprited.

Kristal92 5 years ago

My Favourites are:

- "Bruised but never Broken" =]

-"The brave may not live forever, but the cautious do not live at all"

-"If you want something you've never had, do something you've never done."

Alex 5 years ago

I have on my right arm a quote from a rise against song.

"How we survive, Is what makes us who we are"

blerrrr 5 years ago

i like "No regrets, No wasted efforts"

Teri :-) 5 years ago

i have a quote going down my spine in hebrew saying :- God gave u the shoes that fit you, put them on and ware them, and be yourself. im getting a tattoo on my foot saying :- when we were younger... also want to get :- excelence is a journey not a destination .. what use think ?

Ka 5 years ago

I got an infinite sign with "blind faith" underneath on the of my neck i love it mum hates it :)

laura 5 years ago

my mam got out of a 20yr abusive relationship 2 years ago! shes just turned 40 and its taking her until now to start to trust anyone again. me and my sister really want to get matching tattoos to describe her strength, and courage! and the fight she kept up for so long for me and my sisters safety! she is our hero.

she has got 'bruised but never broken' on her wrist.

any suggestions to what we could could get?

shell 5 years ago

"one chance"

DJM 5 years ago

I wanted to get a tattoo for a way of showing how much i love my girlfriend, but i wanted to know if Alis Volat Propriis or "She Flies On Her Own Wings" is just a tattoo that a girl would get. Cos she is very independent and it suits how she is. So any advice please?

Shaun 5 years ago

djm^ how about 'she moves in her own way'? just an idea ^-^

pagan 5 years ago

I've been though a lot of hardtmes growing up, life just never seems to be easy for me, My mums always been there for me, she still is and i wanted to get a tattoo to show that ... i really like Bruised but never broken ...

Any Help ? I was planning to get in as a line on my lower arm ...

chris 5 years ago

just wanna know wat anyone thinks of this quote.

'Every morning you wake up, History begins...' thinking on getting it on my arm..

Jay 5 years ago

I used to say "Your past made who you are now."

coachhosman 5 years ago

I would like to get "Dance as if no one were watching, Sing as if no one were listening, And live everyday as if it were your last". I want to put it in a place where I will see it everyday but not a place where it screams "Oooh look tattoo!" HELP!

ape 5 years ago

Well. I have tried to kill myself a few times because of the disease I have and the pain I have to go through everday and there is no cure, there are treatments but no cure . And I really want a tattoo about not giving up because I thin it would help me, youy can email me at , thanks

SKYE 5 years ago


kerry :) from the UK! 5 years ago

Nobody nowhere holds the key to your heart, when loves a possession it will tear you apart!. I love this one by cher. I'm thinkin of gettin this one wot do u think?.

I already have 'beautiful disaster' on the back of my neck

coachhosman 5 years ago

Where are you thinking about putting it?

kerry :) from the uk! 5 years ago

On my left side down my ribs!

coachhosman 5 years ago

I would do it in a "soft" script and make it wavy.

I was thinking about putting will never be anything but loud across the top of my back what do you think?

Jen. 5 years ago

So i have an angel wings on my left and right hip and i want a quote in the middle, any suggestions?

coachhosman 5 years ago

do you want something spiritual or something inspirational???

kathy 5 years ago

life is in the wings of an angel but live it your way

coachhosman 5 years ago

I like it! I'm not really "girly" but I would say to have it written in a similar style to your wings.

Jenna 5 years ago


Im 19 and ive been through a lot of things in life to do wit trust so I went and got a tattoo saying

" Bloods thicker than water " because ur family will always be there but ur friends will come and go..

I also have one saying " Even angels have there wicked schemes "

I think they're both realy great just wanna hear some feed back

coachhosman 5 years ago

I like them both but I love the saying something, something but ur friends will come and go.

SincerelySamuel 5 years ago

even angels have their wicked schemes what song is tht from? im lookin at gettin a short quote round my right wrist saying either make it count or i can... or something relating to optimism and being happy i got laughter is the music of happiness but dunno if its corny also enjoy the little things i dunno any suggestions welcome eitha post on here or email me thanks

Verena from Austria (:  5 years ago

i found some beautiful quotes on this page ... I am also thinking about getting a tattoo ..... what do you think about the following quotes:

"The fear of Love"

"She lives the poverty, that she cannot write"



"Sometimes even fairytales come true"

"It was you"

Verena 5 years ago

uuuups :) typing error :) ....

"She lives the poetry, that she cannot write"

ColeyStrasz 5 years ago from Las Vegas, NV

i have a few quotes i've been thinking about getting done. i won't be noting the quoter of course. my fav is the 1st one. thinking of getting one of them in script under the brest line...

"We are what we believe we are." - Benjamin N. Cardozo

"Failure is impossible." - Susan B. Anthony

"Love is the irresistible desire to be desired irresistibly." - Louis Ginsberg

"Dream as if you will live forever, live as if you will die today." - James Dean

"Just living is not enough." part of a quote from Hans Christian Anderson

SincerelySamuel 5 years ago

@Verena i think "believe" carries the most power then i think "sometimes even fairytales come true" but you gotta get the 1 that speaks to you try drawing em on with pen and looking at em in the mirror a few times, simple but effective 4 my 21st in 2 weeks im getting "make your dreams your destiny":)

Mc 5 years ago

"Never Lose Hope" getting as a chest piece .

zac 5 years ago

What about:

Just Like The Moon Does, We Rise And Shine And Fall


Jess 5 years ago


im 19 and want a quote tattoo that says somethings about what i have already been through in my life but that i am now a stronger, better person....

I have seen some which say

"our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising everytime we fall.

can any one help me with some ideas please

Jess 5 years ago


im 19 and want a quote tattoo that says somethings about what i have already been through in my life but that i am now a stronger, better person....

I have seen some which say

"our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising everytime we fall.

can any one help me with some ideas please

coachhosman 5 years ago

@ Jess. How about one of these?

"Nobody will believe in you unless you believe in yourself."


"The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain."

-Dolly Parton

"The man who follows a crowd will never be followed by a crowd."

-R.S. Donnell

batman  5 years ago

i have "the purpose of life is a life of purpose" on my right wrist and on my left "when ur dead ur dead ,thats it" i had these tats done when i was going throw a hard stage in my life

desx 5 years ago

i want to get a tattoo that symbolizes my love towards my family

does anyone know of any good quotes ?

Matt 5 years ago

I have one for desx that i got for my mom that past away, it says "you may hold my hand for a while, but you hold my heart forever"

cecilia 5 years ago

good try, guys, I like your quotes.

Josh 5 years ago

I'm thinking of getting "Life is what you make it" ??

Bobby 5 years ago

I jus sworn in for the united states marine core and my mother cries everyday over it. I'm very close with my mom and dad and wanted a good quote for them while im over seas fighting in iraq

Kerry 5 years ago

i tihnk some of these are really good quotes.

they are quite powerful yet i cant seem to see one that has the words im looking for.

im after one that relates to me well but im strugglingto come up with the words on my own.. so if anyone has anyideas id love it if youcould helpme out. ive basically had a few bad years and i was put down alot. but now ive finally realised to not are about any of it and try achieve the best i can.. any ideass? if so then email them to me please:)

Amira 5 years ago

Are you people deciding to get tattoos of what someone else likes or what you like? If your marking your body permanently then it shouldn't matter what these other people think! As well if your asking questions, then its not something your ready for.

Carls 5 years ago

I've got 'Me Myself & I' tattooed on my chest nxt 2 my shoulder, and 'Never a failure Always a lesson' on my spine :) xx

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