Quotes about Difficulties

"Never bear more than one kind of trouble at a time. Some people bear three kinds; all they have had, all they have now, and all they expect to have."

Edward Everett Hale (April 3, 1822 – June 10, 1909) was an American author, historian and Unitarian clergyman


"The best way out of a difficulty is through it."

William Penn Adair "Will" Rogers (November 4, 1879 – August 15, 1935) was an American cowboy, comedian, humorist, social commentator, vaudeville performer and actor and one of the best-known celebrities in the 1920s and 1930s.


"The way out of trouble is never as easy as the way in."

Edgar Watson Howe (May 3, 1853 – October 3, 1937) sometimes referred to as E. W. Howe, was an American novelist and newspaper and magazine editor in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.


"If it's hard to do, then you're doing it wrong."

Lynn Doolan (-)


"If you think the problem is bad now, just wait until we've solved it."

Arthur Kasspe (-)


"A problem shared is a problem halved, so is your problem really yours or just half of someone elses?."

Unknown [Help Us] (-)


"One's objective should be to get it right, get it quick, get it out, and get it over … your problem won't improve with age."

Warren Edward Buffett (born August 30, 1930) is an American investor, industrialist, and philanthropist. He is one of the most successful investors in the world. Often called the "legendary investor Warren Buffett", he is the primary shareholder, chairman and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway. He is consistently ranked among the world's wealthiest people, he was ranked as the world's second wealthiest person in 2009 and is currently the third wealthiest person in the world as of 2010.


"Things are never so bad they can't be made worse."

Humphrey DeForest Bogart (December 25, 1899 – January 14, 1957) was an American actor and is widely regarded as a cultural icon. In 1999, the American Film Institute ranked Bogart as the greatest male star in the history of American cinema.


"Technological society has succeeded in multiplying the opportunities for pleasure, but it has great difficulty in generating joy."

Pope Paul VI, born Giovanni Battista Enrico Antonio Maria Montini (26 September 1897 – 6 August 1978) reigned as Pope of the Catholic Church and Sovereign of Vatican City from June 21, 1963, until his death on August 6, 1978


"There are two ways of constructing a software design; one way is to make it so simple that there are obviously no deficiencies, and the other way is to make it so complicated that there are no obvious deficiencies. The first method is far more difficult."

Sir Charles Antony Richard Hoare (born 11 January 1934) is a British computer scientist.