This quote implies that life ought to have to do with enjoying the moments and experiences that come our means, as well as not simply sustaining them or going through the movements. It suggests that we ought to search for joy and joy in all aspects of life, instead of just attempting to make it through or survive daily.
"There is a tide in the affairs of men, Which taken at the flood, leads on to fortune. Omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries. On such a full sea are we now afloat. And we must take the current when it serves, or lose our ventures"