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Re: Life is not measured by the amount of breaths...

Posted by Smokey Stover on May 16, 2010 at 18:38

In Reply to: Life is not measured by the amount of breaths... posted by Paula Erasmus on May 11, 2010 at 15:04:

: Does anyone know who is the author of "Life is not measured by the amount of breaths we take but by the moments that take our breath away."

The saying, often quoted, is sometimes attributed to someone who repeated it. Wiki Answers given the source (plausibly to me) thus:

"Who wrote the quote life is not measured by the number of breaths you take but by the moments that take your breath away?"

The author is a Canadian man who wrote the quote on a greeting card for Carleton Cards in the mid 1970's . In return for his quote he was remunerated and signed away the copyright to Carleton Cards....

http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_wrote_'Life_is_not_measured_by_the_number_of_breaths_you_take_but_by_the_number_of_moments_that_take_your_breath_away'

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