Quotation Explorer - 'Difficult'

Difficult do you call it, Sir? I wish it were impossible. [on hearing a famous violinist] - Samuel Johnson
Remorse (I did it) is an easy, passive, human reaction, there is no value in it and it changes nothing. Repentance (I will not do it again) is the difficult call to action in a redeemed heart. It has an eternal impact and it can change everything. - William Branks
It is difficult to call myself a writer, even when I stand at a podium to receive a prize, I feel uncomfortable calling myself a writer—I am merely a word criminal. - Murong Xuecun
When you start loving, your character becomes like the positive side of a magnet and the one you love becomes negative, that pulls people close to you in union, and becomes very difficult to separate. - Michael Bassey Johnson
However difficult it is to be the homely friend of a reputed beauty, there are certain benefits. Most days, the humiliation of being the second choice is outweighed by the overflow of disappointed gentlemen. - Laura Moncur
Horror it has it's own strange stuff... brutal stuff and it's difficult understanding!? - Deyth Banger
It is very simple to be happy, but it is very difficult to be simple. - Rabindranath Tagore
Often religious education teaches us to conform and creates a psychological prison which is difficult to escape. - Debasish Mridha
Evaluating people is quite difficult. In order to properly evaluate a man, we should have a chance to observe his behavior when he has nothing, and when he has everything. - Eraldo Banovac
A difficult journey is more revealing of character than any discussion or analysis. - Michael Treanor
Stairs to climb are difficult it takes time and effort and going down is easies job... what do I mean with that?(I think that... once upon a time.... .you had something in your head more than a candy!) - Deyth Banger
It is difficult for a man laden with riches to climb the steep path, that leads to bliss - Anonymous
It is as difficult for most poor people to truly believe that they could someday escape poverty as it is for most wealthy people to truly believe that their wealth could someday escape them. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
How difficult it is to find solitude in a world that constantly demands your attention. - Joyce Rachelle
Don’t complain about difficult situations. They contain in them the motivation to succeed. - Chinonye J. Chidolue
Freedom from a tyrant is easy, but freedom from societal conformity is difficult. - Debasish Mridha
To write simply is as difficult as to be good. - W. Somerset Maugham
Faithfulness to God requires your obedience, even when it’s difficult. - Jim George
One of the most difficult tasks confronting philosophers is to descend from the world of thought to the actual world. Language is the immediate actuality of thought. Just as philosophers have given thought an independent existence, so they were bound to make language into an independent realm.
Adjusting to life’s changes may be difficult and something you may not be looking forward to experiencing. Be gentle with yourself and you will find clarity on all levels of encouragement in places and by people you least expect. Remember as it has been said before: This too shall pass! - Steven Cuoco
It is impossible to live in the past, difficult to live in the present and a waste to live in the future. - Frank Herbert
But the witness of the substitutionary atonement of Jesus is that God's most difficult promise has been kept. - Sheila Walsh
It is easy to have sex in dark but difficult to plug in your charger. - Scratchy Singh
Regaining health is more difficult an objective then becoming ill. Becoming ill is a random act of ignorance and regaining health is an intentional effort in frustration. - Richard Diaz
Being a woman is a terribly difficult task since it consists principally in dealing with men. - Joseph Conrad
He attacked everything in life with a mix of extraordinary genius and naive incompetence, and it was often difficult to tell which was which. - Douglas Adams
It’s sometimes difficult to align our wants with our needs, for old programing and new paradigms vibrate at very different levels. - Glenn A. Maltais
In the same way a cluttered room becomes difficult to walk, a cluttered mind becomes difficult to think. Meditation is simply a daily housekeeping practice; therefore, put the thoughts away where they belong, take out the unwanted clutter, and relax in the space you created. - Jenna Alatari
We must always tell what we see. Above all, and this is more difficult, we must always see what we see.
Love is the extremely difficult realization that something other than oneself is real. - Iris Murdoch
Predict the predictable, it sounds something strange and difficult, but so far is stupid. To predict the predictable is the stupid thing ever done by human kind. - Deyth Banger
For one human being to love another; that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation. - Rainer Maria Rilke
By necessity, by proclivity, and by delight, we all quote. In fact, it is as difficult to appropriate the thoughts of others as it is to invent. - Ralph Waldo Emerson
Choosing the right career is the most difficult task for a person who is multi-talented and versatile. Because its hard to decide what field to go into, when you are good at too many things. - Saad Salman
The Christian ideal has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult and left untried.
The aim of science is to make difficult things understandable in a simpler way; the aim of poetry is to state simple things in an incomprehensible way. The two are incompatible. - Paul A.M. Dirac
You'd be surprised how difficult it is to ask alms of a stranger when you've never done it before, what a psychological barrier separates the honest man from the panhandler. ("Dusk To Dawn") - Cornell Woolrich
For one human being to love another: that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks; the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation. - Rainer Maria Rilke
A peculiar virtue in wildlife ethics is that the hunter ordinarily has no gallery to applaud or disapprove of his conduct. Whatever his acts, they are dictated by his own conscience, rather than by a mob of onlookers. It is difficult to exaggerate the importance of this fact. - Aldo Leopold
Still, what I want in my lifeis to be willingto be dazzled—to cast aside the weight of factsand maybe evento float a littleabove this difficult world. - Mary Oliver
Nothing in the world is worth having or worth doing unless it means effort, pain, difficulty… I have never in my life envied a human being who led an easy life. I have envied a great many people who led difficult lives and led them well. - Theodore Roosevelt
The most difficult dilemma for a person is perhaps when his heart testifies to an inevitable reality yet his tongue will not proclaim it, when his mind screams in acceptance of truth but he cant bring himself to state it. - Umera Ahmed- Peer-e-Kamil
God has an amazing plan for your life and what you're going through now is a part of it! Whether you're suffering with depression, anxiety or just going through a difficult time, it's for the best! God will use your past to help people in the future! - Jacob Bowen
In this age, which believes that there is a short cut to everything, the greatest lesson to be learned is that the most difficult way is, in the long run, the easiest. - Henry Miller
It is difficult for me to commit to an manuscript. Once, I get finished writing it. I get this feeling of adrenaline, and satisfaction. This is when the amusement begins, for the writer's side of me. - Mary Sage Nguyen
Revere those things beyond science which really matter and about which it is so difficult to speak. - Werner Heisenberg
In difficult and desperate cases, the boldest counsels are the safest. - Titus Livius
When you look back at the painful and difficult events of your life, you find that they were the times of your greatest personal growth. The challenges of our lives provide us the opportunity to develop our highest potentials. - John Bruna
Returning home is the most difficult part of long-distance hiking; You have grown outside the puzzle and your piece no longer fits. - Cindy Ross
The distance doesn't matter; it is only the first step that is difficult. - Mari de Vichy-Chamrond Marquise du Deffand
Sometimes it's very difficult to keep momentum when it's you that you are following. - - Andrew Lloyd Webber
If I have learned one thing from experience, it is this: never underestimate how extraordinarily difficult it is to understand a situation from another person's point of view. - Eleanor Catton
One very difficult aspect of sin is that my sin never feels like sin to me. My sin feels like life to me, plain and simple. My heart is an idol factory, and my mind is an excuse-making factory. - Rosaria Champagne Butterfield
With making changes, the difficult part of trying to implement a new way, idea or thought, is getting people to believe the effect of your notion, and have them believe in themselves of adapting to something new. - Anthony Liccione
The most difficult thing in the world is to know how to do a thing and to watch somebody else do it wrong without comment.
Painting is easy when you don't know how, but very difficult when you do. - Edgar Degas
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one - Bruce Lee
It is difficult to feel things very strongly in a world wherein most of the time, the majority seem to be intoxicated and often senseless. - C. JoyBell C.
Difficult situations create exploitable opportunities for those strong enough to persevere. - Chad Bowen
Learning to trust is one of life's most difficult tasks. - Isaac Watts
Truth is what is true, and it's not necessarily factual. Truth and fact are not the same thing. Truth does not contradict or deny facts, but it goes through and beyond facts. This is something that it is very difficult for some people to understand. Truth can be dangerous. - Madeleine L'Engle
The trouble with doing something right the first time is that nobody appreciates how difficult it was.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow. - Robert H. Goddard
Disciplining yourself to do what you know is right and importance, although difficult, is the highroad to pride, self-esteem, and personal satisfaction. - Brian Tracy
The way through the worldIs more difficult to find than the way beyond it. - Wallace Stevens
I was brought up by very witty people who were dealing with quite difficult things - disease and death... I was brought up by people who tended to giggle at funerals.
There is always so much talk about the sins of the fathers, but it is the sins of the mothers that are the most difficult to avoid repeating. - Melanie Benjamin
I agree that sometimes it is difficult to choose between right and wrong, but not between right and stupid. - Amit Kalantri
No matter where we live on the planet or how difficult our situation seems to be, we have the ability to overcome and transcend our circumstances. - Louise L. Hay
I am the least difficult of men. All I want is boundless love. - Frank O'Hara
It is easy to give without loving yet DIFFICULT TO LOVE without GIVING.After all Love is a Verb, it must be demonstrated genuinely. - Robert Junior
The difficult child is the child who is unhappy. He is at war with himself; and in consequence, he is at war with the world.
The most difficult character in comedy is that of a fool, and he must be no simpleton who plays the part. - Miguel de Cervantes
Evil is always possible, and goodness is eternally difficult. - Anne Rice
We're called to be faithful, to take those first difficult steps--and to leave the results up to God. - Alex Harris
How long will it be necessary to pay City men so entirely out of proportion to what other servants of society commonly receive for performing social services not less useful or difficult? - John Maynard Keynes
The most difficult aspect of moving on is accepting that the other person already did. - Faraaz Kazi
Often times it is difficult to rely on your judgment when the focus on your true objective is out of alignment. - Mark W. Boyer
People will tell you that writing is too difficult, that it's impossible to get your work published, that you might as well hang yourself. Meanwhile, they'll keep writing and you'll have hanged yourself. - John Gardner
It is difficult to live in the present, ridiculous to live in the future, and impossible to live in the past. Nothing is as far away as one minute ago. - Jim Bishop
There’s only one power in the world great enough to help us rise above the difficult things we face: the power of God. - Stormie Omartian
Unless one lives and loves in the trenches, it is difficult to remember that the war against dehumanization is ceaseless. - Audre Lorde
Be A Famous Person Is Difficult , But Very Difficult To Be The Intelligent Man. - Jemmy Wiratama
I have a really vivid imagination and I find it difficult to read scenes of complete graphic violence. That's not to say that graphic violence does not exist. It's just that I find it quite harrowing and I much prefer if it isn't completely outlined for me because my imagination can do that. - Sara Sheridan
Finishing work makes you a man, finishing difficult work makes you a hero. - Amit Kalantri
It is easy to hold on, but it is difficult to let it go. - Debasish Mridha
Self-control is a divided battle in one body. The "self" produces desires that "you" must battle with and kick off. Two wrestlers in one body. Just imagine. It's difficult, though rewarding! - Israelmore Ayivor
So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work. - Peter Drucker
It’s really very difficult to understand a woman actually it’s not she but he who is confused - Amit Abraham
Being a writer is a more difficult job than people imagine. - Sara Sheridan
I am ceaselessly occupied with the question of the constitution of radiation This quantum question is so incredibly important and difficult that everyone should busy himself on it. - Albert Einstein
But when nothing in your life happens in a positive frame, it is difficult to think positively and hope for the best. - Faraaz Kazi
Every intelligent individual wants to know what makes him tick, and yet is at once fascinated and frustrated by the fact that oneself is the most difficult of all things to know. - Alan W. Watts
Getting an education might be difficult, but it makes life easy. Being uneducated might be easy, but it makes life difficult. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
Nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer; nothing is more difficult than to understand him. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Delivering a project isn’t difficult. What’s difficult is delivering a project without first taking the time to plan properly - James Leal
Make the difficult habitual, the habitual easy, and the easy beautiful. - Constantin S. Stanislavski
If the future generation has a difficult life, if they engage in war or commit crime it's not their fault, it's our fault because we fail to educate them. So responsibility resides on me, on us, to educate them in proper ways. - Debasish Mridha
Your mind is like this water, my friend. When it is agitated, it becomes difficult to see. But if you allow it to settle, the answer becomes clear. - Kung Fu Panda
Remember not only to say the right thing in the right place, but far more difficult still, to leave unsaid the wrong thing at the tempting moment. - Benjamin Franklin
Life is difficult and painful, but if you keep moving forward the final destination makes all of the pain worth it. - Seth Adam Smith
The one thing more difficult than following a regimen is not imposing it on others. - Marcel Proust
A writer is somebody for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people. - Thomas Mann
I wish for you a more difficult life, somewhere in the complicated center, where the courage of your convictions blends with humility and respect for others. - Kenneth Patrick Ruscio
People are difficult to govern because they have too much knowledge. - Lao-tzu
It is not difficult to learn a new idea, but it is almost impossible to unlearn an old one. - Debasish Mridha
To believe that there are difficult or unreachable things, doesn't change the nature of those things, only our position towards them - Daniel Marques
It is difficult to live without judging others. If you have to judge, then judge with love. - Debasish Mridha
Not everything that is more difficult is more meritorious. - Saint Thomas Aquinas
Life is a cake and love is the icing on top of it. Without 'love', it becomes difficult to swallow 'life'... - Mehek Bassi
People have many cruel expectations from writers. People expect novelists to live on a hill with three kids and a spouse, people expect children's story writers to never have sex, and people expect all great poets to be dead. And these are all very difficult expectations to fulfill, I think. - C. JoyBell C.
Truth is so difficult to find that, when one hears it, it shines through.
I always find it more difficult to say the things I mean than the things I don't. - W. Somerset Maugham
Writing is the delicate, difficult, and dangerous means of succeeding in avowing the unavowable. - Hélène Cixous
In the difficult moments believe in yourself.Believe that you are whole, perfect, powerful, and blessed. - Debasish Mridha
We want one class of persons to have a liberal education, and we want another class of persons, a very much larger class of necessity in every society, to forgo the privilege of a liberal education and fit themselves to perform specific difficult manual tasks. - Woodrow Wilson
Everything is easy. However, the ways to make difficult things easy, sometimes it's not easy () - Totok R. Biyanto
Know how to ask. There is nothing more difficult for some people, nor for others, easier. - Baltasar Gracian
To find out what is truly individual in ourselves, profound reflection is needed; and suddenly we realize how uncommonly difficult the discovery of individuality is. - C.G. Jung
You don’t need them. It’s that simple. But for some reason it’s complex. It’s difficult. It’s dangerous. We can’t seem to fathom it. - Dominic Riccitello
Of all the problems which will have to be faced in the future, in my opinion, the most difficult will be those concerning the treatment of the inferior races of mankind. - Leonard Darwin
Improving the world can be a nasty and ugly and difficult and dangerous business...because when you improve the world, you threaten the entrenched interests of evil people. - Stefan Molyneux
Nothing is so difficult as not deceiving oneself. - Ludwig Wittgenstein
To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult. - Plutarch
The easiest thing in the world to be is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position. - Leo Buscaglia
It is easy to sit up & notice. What is difficult is getting up & taking action. - Al Batt
Unlike wealth, fame makes it easier for some men and more difficult for some to sleep around. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
Don't be sad that I'm autistic. Love me for who I am. All of me. Some things are difficult for me but I'm okay as I am. - TinaJ. Richardson
Welcome every problem as an opportunity. Each moment is the great challenge, the best thing that ever happened to you . The more difficult the problem, the greater the challenge in working it out.
If they keep coming back to you, it isn't love. It is because you made yourself and easy option. The moment the thing they truly want becomes less difficult to obtain is when you will realize that your worth was on sale. - Shannon L. Alder
It is difficult for sorrow to intrude on a busy life. - Unknown
Being strong is not just about your physical strength, no, it is about your capacity to handle difficult problem with ease. - Nurudeen Ushawu
Life, like classical music, is full of difficult passages that are conquered as much through endurance and determination as through any particular skill. - Sheri Dew
It is a sadness of growing older that we lose our ardent appreciation of what is new and different and difficult. - Elizabeth Aston
We have come out of the time when obedience, the acceptance of discipline, intelligent courage, and resolution were most important, into that more difficult time when it is a man's duty to understand his world rather than to simply fight for it. - Ernest Hemingway
Victory must be real. It must be earned. That means it must be rare and difficult, against steep odds, and defeat must be the other. - Rick Riordan
It may seem difficult at first, but everything is difficult at first.
It is often difficult to educate a child about the beauty of an open mind when he is a prisoner of societal conformity. - Debasish Mridha
In order for a person to be able to turn our lives and our wills over requires something very difficult for a spiritually wounded person to accomplish - Trust. Yet, to accomplish this step, trust of the spirit must be present. - David W. Earle
It is difficult to make the right choice if you fear choosing wrongly. - Roy T. Bennett
In life it is difficult to find a way of life, but later is much more difficult to stay on that road... So before any decisions think carefully. - Nikolic Mihajlo
Losing something is difficult while gaining something is easier. So try to gain beauty and make your life prettier. - Debasish Mridha
Christianity has not been tried and found wanting; it has been found difficult, and not tried. - G. K. Chesterton
The two important things I did learn were that you are as powerful and strong as you allow yourself to be, and that the most difficult part of an endeavor is taking the first step, making the first decision.
It is difficult to love someone who loves you, but easy to hate someone who loves you, and love someone who hates you. - Michael Bassey Johnson
All of us might wish at times that we lived in a more tranquil world, but we don't. And if our times are difficult and perplexing, so are they challenging and filled with opportunity. - Robert F. Kennedy
Once you have hundreds of millions of dollars, it’s hard to know where to put it all. Art is transportable, unregulated, glamorous, arcane, beautiful, difficult. It is easier to store than oil, more esoteric than diamonds, more durable than political influence. - Nick Paumgarten
It’s easy to write a sentence, paragraph, or book. What’s difficult is writing the best sentence, paragraph, or book, you can write. - Mokokoma Mokhonoana
May be the road you travel doesn’t give you the beautiful fate you have always dreamed off! Stop and change the road, no matter how difficult it may be! - Mehmet Murat ildan
The path to Salvation is as narrow and as difficult to walk as a razor's edge. - W. Somerset Maugham
Death is easy, living difficult. - Fakeer Ishavardas
A person can never realize as how difficult it is to get even one ground support or an online like vote from the people unless and until he starts saying or doing consistently something of his own - Anuj Somany
I'm square. My sense of right and wrong makes it very difficult for me to have an affair. I have to be really in love in order to sleep with a man and when I'm really in love I want to be married. - Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor
It's hard to focus on loud mod to read something like the TV is playing something like Advertising and other boredom stuff and stupid and you are reading an article about topics which are difficult one. - Deyth Banger
Out of the new arrivals in our lives--the odd word stumbled upon in a difficult text, the handsome black stranger who bursts in one night through the cat door, the telephone call out of a friend's silence of years, the sudden greeting from the girl-child---we constantly make of ourselves our selves. - Nancy Mairs
No matter how difficult things may seem, all things are possible. - Bobby F. Kimbrough Jr.
If you are unclear about what attitudes you adhere to, you will have a difficult time evaluation which ones are not serving your highest good. - Deborah Day
Difficult times are ways to know and understand yourself and others in a better way. (From 'Voyage to Happiness') - Sanchita Pandey
When you have a great and difficult task, something perhaps almost impossible, if you only work a little at a time, every day a little, suddenly the work will finish itself. - Karen Blixen
A positive attitude leads to a positive action, which then yields a positive result. That’s how the cycle always goes. Nothing seems to be too difficult for people blessed with positive mindsets. - Kevin J. Donaldson
Perhaps people hate because it's more difficult to love. It also takes more courage to do the latter. - Primadonna Angela
I don’t know what would I have done without you in this difficult time for me and indeed, you are right, things happen for a reason and even mistakes help us to be better. - Auliq Ice
It's very difficult not to come across as a white supremacist when there are so many black inferiorists around. - David Bullard
It is difficult to live in and enjoy the moment when you are thinking about the past or worrying about the future. - Roy Bennett
To tell the truth is very difficult, and young people are rarely capable of it. - Leo Tolstoy
When we make assumptions, we contribute to the complexity rather than the simplicity of a problem, making it more difficult to solve.
One of the most difficult things I ever did was learn to support myself through my whole range of emotional experiences without running away. - Vironika Tugaleva
Nothing is easy. To change or to accept changes is difficult. - Debasish Mridha
It’s very difficult to follow our dreams, but it’s even more difficult to forget them. - Rahul Rampal
There is a very simple relationship between increased socioeconomic rifts in the society and increased violence, criminality, war, increased lack of trust between people, health problems and social exclusion - but it seems to be very difficult for people to understand this simple relationship. - Swami Dhyan Giten
It's easy to attack and destroy an act of creation. It's a lot more difficult to perform one. - Chuck Palahniuk
It is easy to hate and it is difficult to love. This is how the whole scheme of things works. All good things are difficult to achieve; and bad things are very easy to get. - Confucius
There is something out there which is difficult to be saw and understand. (The Ring 1) - Deyth Banger
Difficult roads always end up in beautiful DESTINATION. - Harsh Malik
We can assist other souls’ hearts and make their world brighter when they are traveling through a difficult experience not by lowering ourselves to their level of sadness but by lifting them up with the light of our joy. - Molly Friedenfeld
Without an abundance of hope and happiness, it will be difficult to accumulate an abundance of wealth. - Debasish Mridha
Each success only buys an admission ticket to a more difficult problem. - Henry Kissinger
There is really nothing more to say-except why. But since why is difficult to handle, one must take refuge in how. - Toni Morrison
Don’t confuse the complex with the difficult. Most situations are simple many are just emotionally difficult to act upon. - Timothy Ferriss
He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it - namely, that in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to obtain. - Mark Twain
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his job depends on not understanding it. - Upton Sinclair
Sometimes life is very easy and sometimes it’s very difficult but yet it’s still the same life. - Abdulazeez Henry Musa
It's so difficult to express in word as how it feels bad to go to bed in the night after the whole day work, done sincerely, does not yield any good result. - Anuj Somany
Learning to read is probably the most difficult and revolutionary thing that happens to the human brain and if you don't believe that, watch an illiterate adult try to do it. - John Steinbeck
One of the most difficult things is to be friends with someone you love so immensely. It hurts. And the worst part is, you have to veil your pain with a smile. And every bit of that smile hurts too. - Rohit Sharma
The purpose of poetry is to remind us / how difficult it is to remain just one person... - Czesław Miłosz
You have to write the book that wants to be written. And if the book will be too difficult for grown-ups, then you write it for children. - Madeleine L'Engle
History is an amazing presence--it is the place where vanished time gathers. While we are in the flow of time, it is difficult to glean its significance, and it is only in looking back that we can recognize the hidden dimensions at work within a particular era or epoch. - John O'Donohue
Frasier (Responding to the suggestion that he undertake the difficult work of closure in a relationship): "What you just said about my success made a lot of sense. I tuned you out after that. - Frasier Crane
When you are having a difficult time, don’t lose your cool. Don’t hurry--be silent, listen, and think to find the way. - Debasish Mridha M.D.
BLANK-VERSE, n. Unrhymed iambic pentameters -- the most difficult kind of English verse to write acceptably; a kind, therefore, much affected by those who cannot acceptably write any kind. - Ambrose Bierce
It is very difficult to win. It's not in my script. - Louise Glück
Friends are life's ingredient that makes every sad moment sweeter, every difficult time easier, and every normal moment extraordinary. - Johnathan Jena
Unfaithfulness of team members is a difficult test that may bring disappointment to a leader. - Sunday Adelaja
This is how best to effect change. If you reiterate the same fears and the same sensible measures with proper augmentation enough times, even difficult decisions will begin to seem like the only justifiable solutions. - Olli Jalonen
Being there when things are easy is one of the benefits of being a good friend. Being there when things get difficult is one of the tests. - Nina Guilbeau
Perhaps a better explanation for why it's so difficult to feel our feelings is that ALL emotion, positive or negative, opens the door to the nature of reality. All of us prefer to avoid pain -- but even more, we want to escape reality. - Dan B. Allender
In this modern world it is easy to be complex but difficult to be simple. At least try to keep your mind simple. - Debasish Mridha
Silence propagates itself, and the longer talk has been suspended, the more difficult it is to find anything to say. - Samuel Johnson
Falling in love is very easy, but staying in love is very difficult. - Debasish Mridha
It is easy to love but difficult to forget, so love every moment to create an enormous unforgettable memory. - Debasish Mridha
A husband's work as provider will be so difficult that it can only be fulfilled in the power of the Spirit and a transformed life. - John F. MacArthur Jr.
Anyone can revolt. It is more difficult silently to obey our own inner promptings, and to spend our lives finding sincere and fitting means of expression for our temperament and our gifts. - Georges Rouault
I don’t think anyone finds joy. Rather, we cultivate it by searching for the preciousness of small things, the ordinary miracles, that strengthen our hearts so we can keep them open to what is difficult - Dawna Markova
The poet's job is to put into words those feelings we all have that are so deep, so important, and yet so difficult to name, to tell the truth in such a beautiful way, that people cannot live without it. - Jane Kenyon
It is difficult to cultivate a healthy relationship in a landscape overgrown with blame, lack of trust, and betrayal - Saji Ijiyemi
The most difficult thing about writing; is writing the first line. - Amit Kalantri
There is nothing I like better than conversing with aged men. For I regard them as travelers who have gone a journey which I too may have to go, and of whom I ought to inquire whether the way is smooth and easy or rugged and difficult. Is life harder toward the end, or what report do you give it? - Plato
Effective, true deep listening and honest dialogue is a gift a soul can choose to give. How easy or difficult that can be depends on the values you hold in your life. - Angelica Hopes
One never learns by success. Success is the plateau that one rests upon to take breath and look down from upon the straight and difficult path, but one does not climb upon a plateau.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves. - Walter Anderson
Being good is easy, what is difficult is being just. - Victor Hugo
The economy is getting tough yet we all needs to be happy. It may be difficult to get a job yet we needs to be happy. We may not have money in our pocket yet we needs to be happy so what can you offer to make someone happy even when you don't have a job, money or gifts to offer. Just Smile..... - Anthony Iwuchukwu
I didn't pretend to know Eli at all, but even so, I'd noticed that his manner was slightly hard to read. It was something in the way he talked that made it difficult to tell whether he was kidding or serious or what. This bothered me. Or intrigued me. Or both. - Sarah Dessen
When the heart says yes it is difficult for the mind to say no. - Matshona Dhliwayo
To explain all nature is too difficult a task for any one man or even for any one age - Isaac Newton
Love is the great test of the human. The human is tested by our ability to withstand love. Love is so difficult, it is so challenging, it demands of us that we wreck it with ourselves. It demands of us an honesty that few of us could sustain. - Junot Díaz
The lure of the distant and the difficult is deceptive. The great opportunity is where you are. - John Burroughs
The financial value put on the job of the writer and the misconceptions around that make it extremely difficult to enter the profession. - Sara Sheridan
Sometimes coping with the difficulties success brings is much more difficult than coping with the difficulties failure brings! - Mehmet Murat ildan
There is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct or more uncertain in its success than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things. - Niccolo Machiavelli
One of the most difficult lessons life has taught me is that if, despite my best efforts, something is not working out, it may be time to step back and assess what other opportunities are coming my way. - Andrena Sawyer
Finding a soulmate is an easy adventure, but the difficult part admist the game is finding your kind of person. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Freedom is indivisible. As soon as one starts to restrict it, one enters upon a decline on which it is difficult to stop. - Ludwig von Mises
Without accepting the fact that everything changes, we cannot find perfect composure. But unfortunately, although it is true, it is difficult for us to accept it. Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer. - Shunryu Suzuki
The difficult people who we encounter can be our greatest teachers. - Eileen Anglin
Removing memories is difficult.... changing is easy...- Dexter - Deyth Banger
So also in a marriage or in helping a teenager through a difficult identity crisis—there is no quick fix, where you can just move in and make everything right with a positive mental attitude and a bunch of success formulas. - Stephen Covey
Dying is easy. Comedy is difficult.
Ask a difficult question, and the marvelous answer appears.
Americans will not and should not respond to a political creed that cherishes the past solely because it offers an excuse for shutting out the hard facts and difficult tasks of the present. - Nelson Rockefeller
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. - Abraham Lincoln
The greatest temptation you will ever have in your life is to give up on what you truly want because it seemed to difficult to have. If you put your loyalty into anything, put it into believing in yourself. - Shannon L. Alder
In my experience, nothing worthwhile has ever really been all that easy. But it certainly has been worthwhile regardless how difficult it seemed. - Robert Fanney
Peace demands the most heroic labor and the most difficult sacrifice. It demands greater heroism than war. It demands greater fidelity to the truth and a much more perfect purity of conscience. - Thomas Merton
I am surprised how difficult for people is to say "I love you". They only say the three magic words when they are sure they will hear "I love you too" back. C'mon! Spread the energy of love without expecting anything! Cowards are incapable of expressing love; it is the prerogative of the brave - Paulo Coelho
Love is the difficult realization that something other than oneself is real. - Iris Murdoch
Like the darkness of night, difficult times don’t last. - Debasish Mridha
There's nothing more difficult than a line. - Pablo Picasso
The reason we have such a difficult time losing weight permanently is not because we are making bad choices, but because we are not stopping our automatic subconscious programmed behaviors in their tracks. - Elaine Moran
It is most difficult, in my mind, to separate any success, whether it bein your profession, your family, or as in my case, in basketball, fromreligion. - John Wooden
Difficult but worth it-- that's how my mother had once describe life with Omi. - Kamila Shamsie
An abuser isn't abusive 24/7. They usually demonstrate positive character traits most of the time. That's what makes the abuse so confusing when it happens, and what makes leaving so much more difficult. - Miya Yamanouchi
It's always difficult to make conversation with a drunk, and there's no denying it, the sober are at a disadvantage with him. - W. Somerset Maugham
Life is difficult and those who make us laugh are angels. - Wayne Gerard Trotman
So very difficult a matter is it to trace and find out the truth of anything by history. - Plutarch
Sometimes in life, you have to take difficult steps and tough decisions, in order to achieve something bigger. - Saad Salman
One word of encouragement can be enough to spark someone’s motivation to continue with a difficult challenge. - Roy T. Bennett
Remember, everyone you meet is really trying to do the best they can. No one woke up today and intentionally decided to be mean, difficult, or unreasonable - including you. - John Bruna
Love makes things so easy. At the same time, it makes things very difficult. The meaning of love always remains to be the same. It just gets changed according to the perception of people in different gestures. - Rakesh Kumar Akuthota
When you walk into a chocolate store, suddenly the most difficult decision you will ever have to make in your life, is which chocolates to pick! It is pure torture! Especially when you are in Belgium surrounded by Belgian chocolates! - C. JoyBell C.
The way of truth is like a great road. It is not difficult to know it. The evil is only that men will not seek it. - Mencius
People's character will be revealed in difficult situations, whether they are a loser or a winner. - Ardianto sony
He had discovered a great law of human action, without knowing it, namely, that, in order to make a man or a boy covet a thing, it is only necessary to make the thing difficult to attain. - Mark Twain
Education makes a people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern but impossible to enslave.
I have done without electricity, and tend the fireplace and stove myself. Evenings, I light the old lamps. There is no running water, and I pump the water from the well. I chop the wood and cook the food. These simple acts make man simple; and how difficult it is to be simple! - C.G. Jung
Cancer gave me an understanding of the point of all this. To survive. Most of our lives it is easy but for the moments when it becomes difficult, when accident or sickness or sadness strikes, it's just about remembering one thing. You must simply survive. - Shaun Hick
Readers often tell me after they've read the books, they find it difficult to sum up the plot in a simple way. My response is, "It's a story about the love a father shares for his daughter. All the rest is just filler."- MJ Mancini, on his best-selling trilogy, "Revelation". - M.J. Mancini
This is an odd one. You have one country in the world where a word has a deeper meaning, it can really mess with design plans. ...But we have a difficult situation here so I guess we'll be looking at putting different sound chips in the dolls heading there [Britain]. - Todd McFarlane
Her smile was like a Samuel Beckett play - easy to read but difficult to interpret. - Bob Smith
It's easy to be with someone who is completely different from you, but difficult when that person holds starkly different opinions from you. - Tarang Sinha
As it was, she always did whatever occurred to her, which was, admittedly, not difficult for someone in her position, coming from a background where rick of failure was minimal; in fact, you had to work hard to fail in her world. - Hanif Kureishi
Politics has never been for the thin-skinned or the faint of heart, and if you enter the arena , you should expect to get roughed up. Moreover, Democracy in a nation of more than 300 million people is inherently difficult. - Barack Obama
Resolve not to be poor: whatever you have, spend less. Poverty is a great enemy to human happiness; it certainly destroys liberty, and it makes some virtues impracticable, and others extremely difficult. - Samuel Johnson
If one only wished to be happy, this could be easily accomplished; but we wish to be happier that other people, and this is always difficult, for we believe others to be happier than they are.
At times I was desperate and could find no solace anywhere. Nothing seemed to work, and the weight of being trapped in my own body made it difficult to lift even a hand off the sheets. - Lucy Grealy
when you know that writing your own book of life is so difficult to begin with, the least you can do for someone else, is to try to read the pages of a person rather than skip through the chapters. - lauren klarfeld
It is difficult to believe in the dreadful but quiet war lurking just below the serene facade of nature. - Charles Darwin
The young know how truly difficult and dreadful youth can be. Their youth is wasted on everyone else, that's the horror. The young have no authority, no respect. - Anne Rice
It's often about the simple things, isn't it? Painting and photography are first about seeing, they say. Writing is about observing. Technique is secondary. Sometimes the simple is the most difficult. - Linda Olsson
Ideas are easy; Saying it is easy; Doing it is difficult. - Steve Wynn
Sometimes the most difficult relationships to get over are the ones that never were. - Brenda Priddy
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare; it is because we do not dare that they are difficult. - Seneca
In all emotional conflicts, the thing you find the most difficult to do, is the thing that you should do."--Meyer's Law - John D. MacDonald
If all our happiness is bound up entirely in our personal circumstances it is difficult not to demand of life more than it has to give. - Bertrand Russell
Usenet is like a herd of performing elephants with diarrhea -- massive, difficult to redirect, awe-inspiring, entertaining, and a source of mind- boggling amounts of excrement when you least expect it.
Broken things can be fixed and healed. Nothing is too difficult or too dirty to clean. - Marika McCoola
He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good. - Confucius
One of the most difficult things to contend with in a hospital is that assumption on the part of the staff that because you have lost your gall bladder you have also lost your mind. - Jean Kerr
I get up every morning determined to both change the world and have one hell of a good time. Sometimes this makes planning my day difficult. - E. B. White
It is very difficult to break free from the prison of conformity and fixed false beliefs without changing our level of consciousness and awareness. - Debasish Mridha
It’s so difficult to describe depression to someone who’s never been there, because it’s not sadness. I know sadness. Sadness is to cry and to feel. But it’s that cold absence of feeling— that really hollowed-out feeling. - J.K. Rowling
‎Truly great friends are hard to find, difficult to leave, and impossible to forget. - G. Randolf
It's so simple to be happy, but so difficult to be simple.
The only thing more difficult than persuading someone else to start having sex with you is persuading yourself to stop. - Jacob M. Appel
Objective truth is difficult to come by, and even if you have it, what you can pass on to the next person is the story that you tell about it. In order for truth to be recognized as true, it has to be wrapped in plausibility. Just the same as lies. (" Daniel Abraham - Another Word: Plausibility and Truth
Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at. It matters that you don't just give up. - Stephen Hawking
The longer you remain distant, the deeper, wider, and darker the chasm becomes making it all the more difficult to bridge. - Ken Poirot
I've met actors where you think, if only you could just clean up your act and get it together, people would want to work with you. Some people are so difficult, it's just not worth working with them. - Patrick Stewart
Whatever is good to know is difficult to learn. - Greek Proverb
To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be. - Anna Louise Strong
Getting ahead in a difficult profession requires avid faith in yourself. That is why some people with mediocre talent, but with great inner drive, go much further than people with vastly superior talent. - Sophia Loren
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly. - Terence
In the human society, it is difficult to find all angels flapping there wings and all saints singing halleluya. - late chief gani fahewinmi
It may be difficult, but thru sorrow, it’s important to find happiness in our memories and be very thankful to have them! - Wendy Card
Waiting with hope is very difficult, but true patience is expressed when we must even wait for hope. I will have reached the point of greatest strength once I have learned to wait for hope." - George Matheson
Life is a difficult thing to understand. It makes us too much happy and suddenly takes away the happiness. But we should smile in every phase of the life. - Sahaj Oberoi
The most difficult adversary I have ever faced happens to look just like me. - Johnnie Dent Jr.
Never let your fear of the unknown and things being too difficult make your choices for you in life. One of the saddest lessons in life is finding out that your fear made the situation worse than what it was and a braver person stole the dream you gave up on. - Shannon L. Alder
Don't complain because it is very difficult to be successful but rather be happy because there are many opportunities to be a success. - Debasish Mridha
All the most difficult problems become easy when we find the solutions. - Debasish Mridha
Have patience. All things are difficult before they become easy. - Saadi سعدی
Making friends is easy but sustaining friendship is difficult... - Debolina Bhawal
nothing is difficult, only takes time - -eL-
You have to surrender to the fact that you are of too many in a highly competitive field where it is difficult to stand out. Over time, through your work, you will demonstrate who you are and what you bring to the field. Just stay with it and keep working. - Lisa Kudrow
Stepping onto a brand-new path is difficult, but not more difficult than remaining in a situation, which is not nurturing to the whole woman. - Maya Angelou
It's very difficult to stay in one's heart as it keeps beating - Amit Abraham
Imagine you saw a colour in your dream, which you have never seen before. It doesn't consist of any colours or shades that you know. Trying to describe that colour would be as difficult as trying to belive that there is enough love & compassion in the world so every human can feel happiness. - Egor Kraft
The journey is difficult, immerse. We will travel as far as we can, but we cannot in one lifetime see all that we would like to see or to learn all that we hunger to know.
Good sense is, of all things among men, the most equally distributed: for every one thinks himself so abundantly provided with it, that those even who are the most difficult to satisfy in everything else, do not usually desire a larger measure of this quality than they already possess. - Rene Descartes
For men who had easily endured hardship, danger and difficult uncertainty, leisure and riches, though in some ways desirable, proved burdensome and a source of grief. - Sallust
To be natural is such a very difficult pose to keep up. - Oscar Wilde
As we advance in life it becomes more and more difficult, but in fighting the difficulties the inmost strength of the heart is developed. - Vincent Van Gogh
You either live the life that is easy or you live the life that is difficult, but appreciate it more. - Shannon L. Alder
It is easy to be intelligent, but it is very difficult to be wise because wisdom comes from experience. - Debasish Mridha
It's a difficult truth to face that some people choose to define themselves by the pain they feel or the wrongs they've suffered. They're not going through hard times so much as making all times hard. - Dani Harper
As we grow older, it becomes difficult to just believe. It's not that we don't want to, but too much has happened and we can't. - Now and Then
Humor can make a serious difference. In the workplace, at home, in all areas of life looking for a reason to laugh is necessary. A sense of humor helps us to get through the dull times, cope with the difficult times, enjoy the good times and manage the scary times. - Steve Goodier
The easiest thing to be in the world is you. The most difficult thing to be is what other people want you to be. Don't let them put you in that position. - Leo Buscaglia
Don't duck the most difficult problems. That just ensures that the hardest part will be left when you are most tired. Get the big one done - it's downhill from then on. - Norman Vincent Peale
A writer is a person for whom writing is more difficult than it is for other people. - Thomas Mann
From this arises the following question: whether it is better to be loved than feared, or the reverse. The answer is that one would like to be both the one and the other, but because they are difficult to combine, it is far better to be loved than feared if you cannot be both. - Niccolò Machiavelli
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry all easy; and he that riseth late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night; while laziness travels so slowly, that poverty soon overtakes him. - Benjamin Franklin
The difficult is what takes a little time. The impossible is what takes a little longer. - Fridtjof Nansen
It is easy to give without loving yet DIFFICULT TO LOVE without GIVING.After all Love is a Vern, it must be demonstrated genuinely. - Robert Junior
Difficult times are pregnant with glory moments just waiting to be birthed in the lives of those willing to labor through the pain. - Sharon Jaynes
It is difficult to soar to your destiny carrying the burden of doubt, impossible to soar to your destiny carrying the burden of fear, but conceivable to soar to your destiny carried by the wings of faith. - Matshona Dhliwayo
The cupidity centered on bank statements and shareholdings is more difficult to understand than the avarice of an Elizabethan trader. - Penelope Lively
Its very difficult to understand a woman. Don't try. - Sharfaraz Ahmed
It is a friend's duty that he does not leave his friend in a difficult position but provide intimacy and support to him. In difficulty who leaves is a false and the one not quitting is a true friend. - Acharya Mahapragya
The rather difficult antagonists towards the Faith consist not nearly of the cruel and heartless, nihilistic intellectuals who hate God and humanity, but the well-meaning spirits who for the most part lack Spiritual understanding. - Criss Jami
Abstinence is as easy to me, as temperance would be difficult. - Samuel Johnson
Jesus was a bachelor and never lived with a woman. Surely living with a woman is one of the most difficult things a man has to do, and he never did it. - James Joyce
Love is not always reveredSensitivity is not universalEmotions are difficult to decipherThe spotlight never shinesIf you hide behind those shadows - Balroop Singh
Often the greatest progress happen in the most difficult of times. - Jeanette Coron
Never choose a situation which is a burden to your command only to satisfy fellows' standards; rather choose a situation that may be difficult but is compliment to your will. - Joe Mari Fadrigalan
By definition, though, we are family. And in difficult times-- times like these-- despite our differences, we stand together as family. - Stephen King
On the morning in question, she wore white shorts and a pink T-shirt that featured a green dragon breathing a fire of orange glitter. It is difficult to explain how awesome I found this T-shirt at the time. - John Green
Providence has hidden a charm in difficult undertakings which is appreciated only by those who dare to grapple with them. - Anne-Sophie Swetchine
A difficult journey is spiritual rewarding.There is a more dependence on God, His supernatural power, grace and divine favour along the travel. - Lailah Gifty Akita
I know that our world is going through a very difficult time right now, but I will never lose my faith in humanity, and our incredible ability to overcome just about anything. - Yanni
It is not very difficult to build world peace. We just have to be kind to each other and treat each other with great care. - Debasish Mridha
Most difficult problems become very easy when we learn how to put things into perspective. - Debasish Mridha
Courage was something John Reckless only ever wished he had. Courage was not a given; it was acquired, earned. You had to take the difficult paths, and John had always picked the easy ones. - Cornelia Funke
A sense of humor helps us to get through the dull times, cope with the difficult times, enjoy the good times and manage the scary times. - Steve Goodier
Though the life is very difficult and at times quite tragic, we must nonetheless be happy for being existed, for being the miracle very itself! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Moreover, in order to understand any man one must be deliberate and careful to avoid forming prejudices and mistaken ideas, which are very difficult to correct and get over afterwards. - Fyodor Dostoyevsky
It isn't normal to know what we want. It is a rare and difficult psychological achievement. - Abraham H. Maslow
Lines are very difficult to learn. - Benedict Cumberbatch
Kindness may be the most difficult of virtues, but when I have encountered it, it has meant everything to me. - George Hodgman
Everybody has difficult years, but a lot of times the difficult years end up being the greatest years of your whole entire life, if you survive them. - Brittany Murphy
Relationships take up energy; letting go of them, psychiatrists theorize, entails mental work. When you lose someone you were close to, you have to reassess your picture of the world and your place in it. The more your identity was wrapped up with the deceased, the more difficult the loss. - Meghan O'Rourke
Is it difficult to recognize spring when the air is dancing with joy and the flowers are blooming bright colorful smiles? - Debasish Mridha
A woman will endure many wounds in her lifetime, but the betrayal of a friend is one of the most difficult to overcome. - Tina Samples
Leadership embodies a spirit of encouragement. It is difficult to lead people where they are not enthusiastically encouraged to go. - DeWayne Owens
It is very difficult to live among people you love and hold back from offering them advice. - Anne Tyler
Communication...it is a difficult optimisation. Structurally, it gets founded over words, organised around thoughts. Words are difficult to come through, successfully, amid the thought process. The thought process in right manifestation gives rise to communication. - Priyavrat Thareja
It is very easy to fall in the ocean of love and feel great,but it's difficult to get out of the river of love and forget. - Debasish Mridha
Do the most difficult thing if that is what will pay you. Dust the Rust if you Must. Success never comes with ease. - Israelmore Ayivor
I believe in one truth is horror, truth puts you in the darkness and it's difficult to find way out, lies are the lightness you hear the stuff which you want to hear. - Deyth Banger
To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult. - Plutarch
Art is a kind of innate drive that seizes a human being and makes him its instrument. To perform this difficult office it is sometimes necessary for him to sacrifice happiness and everything that makes life worth living for the ordinary human being. - C.G. Jung
In most cases, our thoughts about experiences that have happened to us cause greater grief than the events themselves. Understanding it may be difficult and require some effort, but remind yourself as often as you need to, that past and future exist only as stories in our minds. - J.F.Kelly
Animals are reliable, many full of love, true in their affections, predictable in their actions, grateful and loyal. Difficult standards for people to live up to. - Alfred A. Montapert
Just how difficult it is to write biography can be reckoned by anybody who sits down and considers just how many people know the real truth about his or her love affairs. - Rebecca West
Nothing is more difficult than the art of maneuvering for advantageous positions. - Sun-Tzu
The consequences of our actions are so complicated, so diverse, that predicting the future is a very difficult business indeed. - J. K. Rowling
It is always a difficult issue for each of us to trust one another yet we expect to be trusted by others. - Auliq Ice
It is difficult to make a man miserable while he feels he is worthy of himself and claims kindred to the great God who made him. - Abraham Lincoln
Trust is a difficult thing, whether it's finding the right people to trust...Or trusting the right people will do the wrong thing. But trusting your heart...is the riskiest thing of all.In the end,the only person we can truly trust... is ourself. - Emily Thorne
Perfection is something we should all strive for. It's a duty and a joy to perfect one's nature... The most difficult thing is love. A loveless, driving person that just competes in the rat race is far from perfection in my book. - R.D. Laing
Life doesn’t need to be difficult to become impossible. - PJ Bayliss
It is only the first step that is difficult. - Marie De Vichy-Chaconne
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily, this is not difficult. - Charlotte Whitton
The disadvantage of not being together at same place, not meeting each other personally, not able to talk with each other eye into eye, not able to feel each others touch; makes it difficult for a Long Distance Relationship to work. - Abhijeet Sawant
We take the most difficult relationship of our childhood... and we MARRY it. - Rick Cormier
Today, some chess games can't go in 40 minutes. One game not every time can finish fast, sometimes it's difficult to win and the ways are odd. - Deyth Banger
We are living in a time where the hearing from God is bombarded by many frequencies and voices. This noise, corrosive in nature, makes it difficult to hear God’s voice...living with more noise means we live less like a disciple. We need a prism. Eric Samuel Timm is a prism. - Mark Batterson
Success comes from doing the hard part. When the hard part is all you've got, you're more likely to do it.And this is precisely why it's difficult to focus. Because focusing means acknowledging that you just signed up for the hard part. - Seth Godin
It's a very brave thing to fall in love. You have to be willing to trust somebody else with your whole being, and that's very difficult, really difficult and very brave. - Nicole Kidman
If you're choking in a restaurant you can just say the magic words, 'Heimlich maneuver,' and all will be well. Trouble is, it's difficult to say 'Heimlich maneuver' when you're choking to death. - Eddie Izzard
Do not pray for an easy life. Pray for a difficult on with the strength to endure it. - Bruce Lee
...people are by nature fickle, and it is easy to persuade them of something, but difficult to keep them persuaded. - Niccolo Machiavelli
Life’s mystery continued to trouble meA question came to my mind, is freedom dearer than life? or does it become easier to live when life becomes difficult? - Suman Pokhrel
At times poems can be like riddles, too difficult to decipher or comprehend. But how else does one come to understand what can only be felt but not said? - Raneem Kayyali
I have learned its the most difficult thing to become financially free from earning the minimum wage. So even if employees increase the minimum wage its the same thing. But once employees improve on their skills and personal value their wages go up and then financial freedom is posible. - Derric Yuh Ndim
In the Bible, one often confronts real antinomies (equal but opposing truths). But in life one never does and always has options in difficult situations ...however uncomfortable may be their consequences. Satisfice in the circumstances and get on with your life! ~ © gfp '42™ - Gary Patton
Attempt easy tasks as if they were difficult, and difficult as if they were easy; in the one case that confidence may not fall asleep, in the other that it may not be dismayed. - Baltasar Gracian
Always have the guts to tell people the things they must hear. Because your words, no matter how difficult to say, might be the gift to their freedom. Maybe, your unfounded fears were never theirs. Because truth is how people move on. - Shannon L. Alder
A person who can think differently and truly on his feet will always find it difficult to sit and fit as an employee in a workplace, for his attitude & approach towards the work will often hit the ego of most co-workers who can’t compete with him on his level of wisdom and wit. - Anuj Somany
I decided to do the easy task of changing situations and conditions by being a hero, than staying back to do the difficult task of changing people by being just a man. - Amit Kalantri
What is a great success? You haven’t hurt anyone? That is a great success! You haven’t ignored any person? That is a great success! You haven’t lied? That is a great success! You haven’t deceived a person? That’s a great success! And now you see how very difficult to have a real success! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Getting the poison to them is more difficult than it should be. I cannot just slip it into their food, they eat with the rest of the household, and as much as I dislike everyone here, I am not willing to poison them all. At least not yet. - Robin LaFevers
Learning to be complex is easy, but learning to be simple is most difficult. - Debasish Mridha
it's difficult to root for America when the villains of the story live in a ditch and are armed with jagged rocks. At some point in recent years they looked up from their international heroism to realize they'd alienated the entire world. - Yahtzee Croshaw
Ending a series is a difficult one .......where should a story that you have followed for so long end? When do you step away from the characters and let the readers decide their fate from there? When they can stand on their own is my only answer for that. - Shandy L. Kurth
It is easy for others to dismiss you when people do not understand themselves. It is easy for people to judge you when they do not understand themselves. It is difficult for people to except you for who you are when they do not understand who they are. - Renee Cefalu
Sometimes the most difficult thing to do is to believe in yourself, the reason it is so hard is because it is worth it. - Tonny K. Brown
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that things are difficult. - Seneca
What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other? - George Eliot
Live TV died in the late 1950s, electronic bulletin boards came along in the mid-1980s, meaning there was about a 25-year gap when it was difficult to put your foot in your mouth and have people all across the country know about it.
Education makes people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave.
Dark and difficult times lie ahead. Soon we must all face the choice between what is right and what is easy. - J. K. Rowling
love is like a war, easy to start, difficult to end and hard to forget - Clensy
In films murders are always very clean. I show how difficult it is and what a messy thing it is to kill a man. - Alfred Hitchcock
The most important and most difficult thing that you can change is your fixed false beliefs. - Debasish Mridha
God has provided you with many avenues for obtaining wisdom and averting failure. Resist your inclination to accept advice with easy solutions and to reject help that requires a more difficult path. - Jim George
The world’s changed. It’s very difficult to know where to be. Because sometimes life is so fast and so absolute that the only way you can change things is by actually shifting your life utterly and totally to a different hemisphere. You can’t partially change. There’s no semi-revolution. - Cate Blanchett
Perseverance is not a passive submission to circumstances—it is a strong and active response to the difficult events of life. - Elizabeth George
Know that joy is rarer, more difficult, and more beautiful than sadness. Once you make this all-important discovery, you must embrace joy as a moral obligation. - André Gide
It is difficult to write a paradiso when all the superficial indications are that you ought to write an apocalypse. - Ezra Pound
Don't we all deserve forgiveness? I hope we do; I believe we do. Forgiveness says as much about the character of the person bestowing it as the person receiving it. Learning to forgive may be the most difficult of human acts,and the closest thing to divinity, whatever you decide that is. - Justin Cronin
Learning to endure times of disappointment, suffering, and sorrow is part of our on-the-job training. These experiences, while often difficult to bear at the time, are precisely the kinds of experiences that stretch our understanding, build our character, and increase our compassion for others. - Joseph B. Wirthlin
To talk about paintings is not only difficult but perhaps pointless too. You can only express in words what words are capable of expressing-- what language can communicate. Painting has nothing to do with that. - Gerhard Richter
All things are difficult before they are easy. - Dr. Thomas Fuller
Be soft, don't let the world make you hard. Be gentle, don't let the people make you difficult. Be kind, don't let the realities of life steal your sweetness and make you heartless. - Nurudeen Ushawu
Poems are difficult to silence. - Stephen Greenblatt
Joy is a deeply felt contentment that transcends difficult circumstances and derives maximum enjoyment from every good experience. - Charles R. Swindoll
It is difficult to learn what you do not enjoy. So love every bit of knowledge and enjoy every moment. - Debasish Mridha
I love my career. It is a career. A difficult one that takes many hours and total dedication to my craft. It is also what I was born to do--tell stories and entertain. - Michelle M. Pillow
It is difficult to stop people from thinking on their own and exceedingly so, to get them to think on their own. - Mamur Mustapha
In a time when nothing is more certain than change, the commitment of two people to one another has become difficult and rare. Yet, by its scarcity, the beauty and value of this exchange have only been enhanced. - Robert Sexton
A man can counterfeit love, he can counterfeit faith, he can counterfeit hope and all the other graces, but it is very difficult to counterfeit humility. You soon detect mock humility. - D.L. Moody
Since marriage is for two people, it is difficult to remain in it when one person steps out of it. - Gugu Mona
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice. - Abbe' D'Allanival
Each of us has an inner dream that we can unfold if we will just have the courage to admit what it is. And the faith to trust our own admission. The admitting is often very difficult. - Julia Cameron
Depression is a prison. For some it is easy and short, for others it is difficult and long. For some the days go by easier than most and for others the days are eternity. But it is your choice to try and escape. - C. Shultz
It's much more difficult to maintain personal hygiene if you're obese. Believe it or not, I've found items like remote controls and packages of cigarettes in people's fat rolls. - Jan Garavaglia
I prefer the saddle to the streetcar and star-sprinkled sky to a roof, the obscure and difficult trail leading into the unknown to any paved highway, and the deep peace of the wild to the discontent bread by cities... it is enough that I am surrounded by beauty. - Everett Ruess
One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness, for it is usually returned. - Mark Ortman
It's difficult from one story to jump in another story, 2 stories are okay for one hour. But more and more characters you start losing the link. (Thriller 2) - Deyth Banger
A task which seems difficult, can be done with adequate training. - Lailah Gifty Akita
Your past karma is what you found difficult or challenging in this life. To heal your past karma you would need to learn your life lessons for this life. - Avis J. Williams
Life is difficult and complicated and beyond anyone's total control, and the humility to know that will enable you to survive its vicissitudes. - J. K. Rowling
Communication is something so simple and difficult that we can never put it in simple words.
There are no classes in life for beginners: right away you are always asked to deal with what is most difficult. - Rainer Maria Rilke
Being with her can prove difficult, but life without her would be unbearable. - J.E. Johnson
You don't find interesting stuff because you don't search enough, ... every book has it's own lesson. But sometimes it's difficult to get it! - Deyth Banger
These are the words of a fool: I am happy to be a fool, for i won't spend my time gazing at lines difficult to decipher, while my mates are drinking with glee. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Most people find it difficult to understand purely verbal concepts. [...] We employ visual and spatial metaphors for a great many everyday expressions [...] We are so visually biased that we call our wisest men visionaries! - McLuhan Marshal
What do we live for if not to make life less difficult for each other? - George Eliot
I have a firm belief in such things as, you know, the water, the Earth, the trees and sky. And I'm wondering, it is increasingly difficult to find those elements in nature, because it's nature I believe in rather than some spiritual thing. - Bill Blass
Poetry never makes any money, and so there's no pressure to appeal to an audience. That makes a lot of things about being a poet difficult, but it also means freedom to write whatever you want to write, however you want to write it. - Garth Greenwell
I love writing and can't imagine not being able to do it. I want an easy life and if it had been difficult doing it I wouldn't be doing it. I do admire writers who do it even though it costs them. - Iain M. Banks
The begining of every new thing is difficult! We grow convenience as gradually it becomes the part of our hours. What matters is CONSISTENCY. - Hira Shahid Kazim
An event had happened, upon which it is difficult to speak, and impossible to be silent. - Edmund Burke
If we’ve somehow become convinced that the script we followed ‘yesterday’ can’t be edited, it will be incredibly difficult to tell the difference between ‘yesterday’ and ‘tomorrow’. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Women most often have a difficult enemy and she is a woman and not a man. - Debasish Mridha
Nothing is too difficult for the Lord (Luke 1:37) - The Bible
Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly ever acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
If you want to go to a far and difficult place, firstly send your mind to that far place, then your mind will meet with your body over there! - Mehmet Murat ildan
Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide. - Napoléon Bonaparte
Great difficult is the dogged bedfellow of great wealth, which always renders great wealth as less than great. Yet, great wealth as bequeathed by God is robustly free of such travails, which always renders it greater than great. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
It is more fun to talk with someone who doesn't use long, difficult words but rather short, easy words like "What about lunch?"
The path is long, but self-surrender makes it short; the way is difficult, but perfect trust makes it easy. - The Mother
Anything that dims my vision of Christ, or takes away my taste for Bible study, or cramps my prayer life, or makes Christian work difficult, is wrong for me, and I must, as a Christian, turn away from it. - J. Wilbur Chapman
CS Lewis may make difficult questions accessible. I don't think he makes answers 'easy. Debra Winger - Greg Cootsona
Prediction is very difficult, especially about the future. - Niels Bohr
It is difficult to live with people because it is so difficult to be silent. And not against him who is repugnant to us are we most unfair, but against him who is no concern of ours. - Friedrich Nietzsche
At the age of eleven or thereabouts women acquire a poise and an ability to handle difficult situations which a man, if he is lucky, manages to achieve somewhere in the later seventies. - P. G. Wodehouse
To manage to smile and have a good laugh in the midst of difficult times makes you look younger. - Euginia Herlihy
It does seem - well, difficult - to be at the mercy of some gross, unshaven stranger before you can begin to be yourself. - James Baldwin
Our lives improve only when we take chances -- and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves. - Walter Anderson
The purpose of poetry is to remind ushow difficult it is to remain just one person,for our house is open, there are no keys in the doors, and invisible guests come in and out at will. - Czesław Miłosz
It is difficult to describe paths of thought where there are already many paths laid down, and not fall into one of the grooves - Ludwig Wittgenstein
Being a woman is a terribly difficult task, since it consists principally in dealing with men. - Joseph Conrad
Sloth makes all things difficult, but industry, all things easy. He that rises late must trot all day, and shall scarce overtake his business at night, while laziness travels so slowly that poverty soon overtakes him. - Benjamin Franklin
This Lord of natures today was transformed contrary to His nature; it is not too difficult for us to also overthrow our evil will." Hymns of the Nativity, Hymn 1:97, pg. 74 in : Hymns (New York: Paulist Press, 1989). - Ephrem the Syrian
The times are too difficult and the crisis too severe to indulge in schadenfreude. Looking at it in perspective, the fact that there would be a financial crisis was perfectly predictable: its general nature, if not its magnitude. Markets are always inefficient. - Noam Chomsky
His life-experiences, and reflections upon them, led Y to believe that the most difficult challenge in life was how to be kind, yet strong. ‘To be kind is not enough,’ he would say. ‘You have to be strong to give to others, and strong to withstand life’s fluctuating fortunes. - Arnold Zable
Real change is difficult at the beginning, but gorgeous at the end. Change begins the moment you get the courage and step outside your comfort zone; change begins at the end of your comfort zone. - Roy T. Bennett
Whatever women do they must do twice as well as men to be thought half as good. Luckily this is not difficult. - Charlotte Whitton
In my music, I'm trying to play the truth of what I am. The reason it's difficult is because I'm changing all the time.
ITS DIFFICULT TO BELIEVE,WHEN U ARE IN GRIEVE,WHEN U THINK TO LEAVE,IN FUTURE U WILL ACHIEVE,TOMORROW WILL BE AN EVE. - merlin8thomas
The more severe the dysfunction you experienced growing up, the more difficult boundaries are for you. - David W. Earle
Which is the most successful country on Earth? In whichever country dying is the most difficult thing, that country is the most successful one! And which is the most stupid country on earth? In whichever country dying is the easiest thing, that country is the most stupid one! - Mehmet Murat ildan
If we only wanted to be happy it would be easy; but we want to be happier than other people, which is almost always difficult, since we think them happier than they are.
To succeed means you to sail across some difficult courses. - Auliq Ice
If we are exhorted to play simple melodies with beauty rather than difficult ones with error, the same should be applied to writing; simple words greater effect. - Sonia Rumzi
The damage was permanent; there would always be scars. But even the angriest scars faded over time until it was difficult to see them written on the skin at all, and the only thing that remained was the memory of how painful it had been. - Jodi Picoult
The most difficult thing a failure can do is accept his identity or status - Nathanael Kanyinga
Beauty? Let me tell you something - being thought of as 'a beautiful woman' has spared me nothing in life. No heartache, no trouble. Love has been difficult. Beauty is essentially meaningless and it is always transitory. - Halle Berry
Life is difficult, easy, and wonderful. As you think, it is as such. - Debasish Mridha
When life is difficult, try looking up at the night sky. A million stars proclaim aloud His Handiwork. And you know you are never alone. - Anusha Atukorala
In modern America, anyone who attempts to write satirically about the events of the day finds it difficult to concoct a situation so bizarre that it may not actually come to pass while the article is still on the presses. - Calvin Trillin
Change is hard, difficult, painful, and often messy - David W. Earle
It is difficult to make a reputation, but is even more difficult seriously to mar a reputation once properly made --- so faithful is the public. - Arnold Bennett
One of the most difficult things in the world is to convince a woman that even a bargain costs money. - E.W. Howe
It is difficult to describe the peace that comes with giving yourself permission to know what you know. To have hard, complicated realities staring at you and be able to raise your head and look back at them with a steady gaze, scared maybe, grieved perhaps, but straight on and unwavering - Valerie Tarico
Sometimes advises from others are more difficult to bear with than even slang. - Amit Kalantri
A rich man without charity is a rogue; and perhaps it would be no difficult matter to prove that he is also a fool. - Henry Fielding
Men are generally idle, and ready to satisfy themselves, and intimidate the industry of others, by calling that impossible which is only difficult. - Samuel Johnson
A difficult journey is spiritual rewarding.There is a more dependence on God, His supernatural power, grace and divine favour long the travel. - Lailah Gifty Akita
nothing in this world was more difficult than love. - Gabriel García Márquez
Let us make one point, that we meet each other with a smile, when it is difficult to smile. Smile at each other, make time for each other in your family. - Mother Teresa
The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward. - Amelia Earhart
Those who make hostility a daily manner are often left in the lurch at difficult times. - Michael Bassey Johnson
Those who would renegotiate the boundaries between church and state must therefore answer a difficult question: why would we trade a system that has served us so well for one that has served others so poorly? - Sandra Day O'Connor
It is difficult to produce a television documentary that is both incisive and probing when every twelve minutes one is interrupted by twelve dancing rabbits singing about toilet paper. - Rod Serling
Do not stop pursuing your dreams in the midst of all the difficult situations you find yourself to be in. Instead, set your goals in faith. - Auliq Ice
Sometimes it seemed difficult for the adults in Sophie's life to tell between 'carried away' and 'absolutely correct but unbelieved. - Katherine Rundell
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