Trouble Quotes by Dennis Potter, Christian D. Larson, Josh Groban, Robert Frost, J. K. Rowling, Jim Harrison and many others.
I am usually a fun-loving person
, and I say most
of the things in a jest
. Sometimes I get in trouble, but over a period
of time, I think people now realise
that most of the things I say are in jest.
If you’re having trouble, it’s because
you just don’t know how
Half the money
; the trouble is I don’t know which half. Advertising is the most fun you can have with your clothes on.
I was more like a middle child
. My youngest
brother was the baby, so he got all the attention
that the baby gets
. And my older brothers
were getting into so much trouble that I was left in the middle, doing plays
. I was up to no good, but my mother
didn’t know it!
Granpa said if there was less words, there wouldn’t be as much trouble in the world. He said privately
to me that there was always some
damn fool making up
a word that served
except to cause trouble.
I’m going to take over the world. Everyone watch out, you’re in big trouble.
I love to give to charity
, but I don’t want to be charity. This is why I have so much trouble with grace
And the trouble is, if you don’t risk
anything, you risk even more.
If the white
in peace with the Indian
, he can live in peace. There need be no trouble. Treat all men alike
. give them all the same
law. Give them all an even chance
to live and grow
When you’re in trouble don’t depend
on yourself. Don’t depend on people. Depend on God.
a thing more if it has cost
In all my years of Ghost Hunting
I have never been afraid, after all, a ghost
is only a fellow human
being in trouble
I did side planks for my obliques, which are one of my trouble areas
. And traditional
your back so you don’t have that little bit
of fat hanging over your bra. Ugh!
I think the immediate thing is we stand
up to protect
those people who are in trouble.
We always get into trouble when we doubt
God’s love, because when we don’t trust
him, we don’t obey
What is my message
? That is what troubles me. I have not got a message.
So I never had trouble getting work or working or doing – I always worked
. I worked when I went to college
. I worked after school
Do not EXPECT troubles as they have a tendency
not to disappoint.
If I loved a guy
as much as I love my dog
, the guy would be in serious trouble. Because I’m all over that dog, all the time.
It is not a case
we want to wash
or want to help her to regain
her feet. The troubles of Europe have been laid on our doorstep
, so to speak, and will plague
us, if we do nothing to cure them, whether we like it or not.
For I love the empress of my soul
. I love and I cannot but love. You yourself see the whole of me. I shall fly
to her, fall
down before her: you were right to walk
past me.. farewell
and forget your victim, never trouble yourself more!
Balthazar was the kind of guy who used totally correct
spelling and punctuation
even when he was texting
, which was sort of bizarrely hot. She was in serious trouble if commas
could get her going.
Forget your troubles and just get happy.
Never feel that a piece
of criticism or advice
is too much trouble to give, or that it exceeds your province
The trouble with ‘a place for everything and everything in its place’ is that there’s always more everything than places.
me more than time and space
; and yet nothing troubles me less, as I never think about them.
I’ve always just had troubles with my family
because I’m psychotic
. It had nothing to do with that.
Tough times never last, but tough
The trouble with talking about acting is that it’s like sex
. It’s enormously fun to do but just dreadfully embarrassing
when you have to talk about it.
I don’t want to write
every week, it’s too much trouble, and I shall only write when I want something
. If you think I’m sick
when I don’t write, you can send
for me to come and tell you.
Not to deny
that it is a thinking people’s music
, but when I listen to music if I ever catch
myself thinking, I’m in trouble–I know something is wrong.
People, you know, had trouble with the character. Mindy is not immediately likeable
. She does and says
a lot of things that you don’t see in, forget female characters
, any characters. Like, she says things like, “I’m going to hell because I don’t really care about the environment
and I love to gossip
The foreman today does not merely deal with trouble, he forestalls trouble. In fact, we don’t think much of a foreman who is always dealing
with trouble; we feel that if he is doing his job properly
, there won’t be so much trouble.
The trouble with normal
is it always gets worse.
had trouble remembering what she was doing, but she was powerful
, sort of the crazy Wendy
of the lost lord-of-the-flies boys.
It’s important to be smart
, but it’s also important to be active
with your intelligence. The more you sit around
over-thinking things, the more trouble you get into.
Nothing in life is permanent
, not even one’s troubles.
Keep your religion in your house
. Shut off the loudspeakers Masjids. Our Aarti does not trouble, why should
Namaaz harass others?
To take arms
against a sea of troubles.
‘s paradox does hold
is in the hands of the governed
. If they refuse to accept it, you’re in trouble, no matter how many guns
The trouble with Russia is not that she is socialist
but that she is Russia.
You don’t need spirituality
the troubles that come your way. But, it’s good to know that troubles are not unique to you alone.
The root-trouble of the present distress
is that the Church has more faith
in the world and the flesh
than in the Holy
That’s the trouble with loving a wild
thing: You’re always left watching the door
It is not things in themselves which trouble us, but our opinions
I have trouble sometimes watching actors
– even when they do a great job
– with an accent
. It kind of removes me, somehow
. And maybe
at some point, yeah
, it could be a really cool
experience. It’s not something that I consciously think, “Oh yeah, I want to do a movie
with an accent.” Not to say that it couldn’t happen.
The trouble with the average
person is that he doesn’t trust himself
sufficiently to create and deliver
Writers seldom choose as friends those self-contained
characters who are never in trouble, never unhappy
or ill, never make mistakes, and always count their change when it is handed
I think poetry
is the best thing I do. It’s certainly
. I seem to switch gears
without too much trouble. Non-fiction is in many ways the easiest to write.
Some people think God does not like to be troubled
with our constant coming and asking. The way to trouble God is not to come at all.
Arnold Schwarzenegger is in some trouble. Today, the Los Angeles
Times broke a story that quoted six women who claimed
that Arnold Schwarzenegger sexually
harassed them. When asked about it, President Clinton
said ‘six? That’s not enough experience to be governor
Keep your head on the ball. You’ve got to hit it first, then look where it goes. People get in trouble when they look for where the ball’s going, and they haven
‘t even hit it yet.
I’m sure all actors have trouble. The guy who always plays the funny
guy, he wants to be taken seriously. And there’s the action
guy who wants to do serious stuff. Everyone’s grass
The trouble with some of us is that we have been inoculated with small doses
of Christianity which keep us from catching
the real thing
There are no circumstances
in your life where God will not stand will not stand with you and help you, no matter what
the trouble may be.
The real trouble with the doctor image in America is that it has been grayed by the image of the doctor-as-businessman, the doctor-as-bureaucrat, the doctor-as-medical-robot, and the doctor-as-terrified-victim-of-malpractice-suits.
from things, the importance of poverty, is that we are supposed
to be free from things that we might prefer
to people. Wherever things have become
more important than people, we are in trouble. That is the crux
of the whole matter.
What trouble have you brought to my doorstep, Beka” she asked. “I don’t see where blaming
me for things that began months
ago will be useful
,” I replied.
When I came to DreamWorks
, I was in bad trouble. They were in bad trouble. They were millions
of dollars in the hole and a few days from closing
their doors. I was on my last leg
What are the things we should pray for
? First, our personal
troubles…The greatest trouble we can ever know is thinking that we have no trouble for we can become hard-hearted and insensible
to what is inside of us.
If I’m not in the mood
to deal with you, then I just don’t deal with you. I look at it like, me not dealing with you could save me a lot of trouble – me forcing myself to deal with you could bring me a lot of trouble. So I just play
it by ear.
Somebody said us artists have trouble with success
because art is derived
from struggle. I disagree
with that, because truely doing your art is success, whether you make money from it or not.
If you have trouble hearing
God speak, you are in trouble at the very heart of your Christian experience.
We’re not just a band playing songs, we’re a safe
place to go forget your troubles.
I don’t think you would have any trouble at all in deciding that you are thinking of some event and then visualizing
it happening with its consequences, and constructing a rational analysis
of it without being able to verbalize it adequately in anything like its full complexity
Luck’s a chance, but trouble’s sure.
When I’m writing
, I never have any trouble coming up with ideas.
I don’t care
what you have done before or what you are capable of: if you come up
against a guy like me
, you are in trouble.
Things are to be used and God is to be loved. We get into trouble when we begin
to use God and love
I think my mother has always understood what a romantic idealist
I am, so she’s never had trouble supporting what might be aberrant behavior
Why people used to go to clubs
was to have a great time
and to forget their troubles and worries and stresses of the week and enjoy themselves and I think that the music was a huge
, important part
I prefer peace. But if trouble must come, let it come in my time
, so that my children
can live in peace.
I understand that when people try to wind me up, it’s because I’m playing well. Whenever I had trouble, it was because I reacted to something. Now I’m much more focused
on the game
and on doing my job.
tree is an oak tree
. That is all it has to do. If an oak tree is less than an oak tree, then we are all in trouble.
People struggled on for years with ‘troubles,’ but they almost always succumbed to ‘complications.
The best remedy
for disturbances is to let them run their course
, for so they quiet down.
When you have kids that have no jobs and are not in school, too often they get themselves into trouble. So what we have got to do is invest
in education and in jobs, something which I have fought
for, rather than more jails and incarceration
Having your own show
, where you’re not in trouble all the time, because you’re kind of the boss
, is a wonderful experience
. If I made mistakes everyone was very nice
Never play cards
with a man called Doc. Never eat at a place called Mom’s. Never sleep with a woman whose troubles are worse than your own.
I am an old man
and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened.
being a minor
because you can’t get into trouble. Now I just have to try and behave
Let us not see today’s troubles as a reason to give up; let us
see them as an opportunity for God to deliver.
The whole importance of Iraq
is that we have now created two things
. One, Iraq is in the Arab heartland in terms
of an attraction
for people who want to fight the Americans and their allies
. It’s far greater than anything Afghanistan
was aftertheSoviets invaded
. It’s easy to get to, there’s no trouble with languages.
The trouble with music appreciation
in general is that people are taught to have too much respect for music they should be taught to love
just wanted me to find something to do to keep me out of trouble. Boxing was the great escape
The trouble with all of us is we are where we shouldn’t be.
Ryan Seacrest: Trouble, trouble trouble. So why do girls go for the bad guys
, what is it Taylor Swift
? Why? Taylor Swift: Because maybe we could change them! Everybody wants to like tame
The trouble with taxonomic boxes
is… that that they tend
to be empty
, however beautiful they are on the outside.
It is always in the midst
, in the epicenter, of your troubles that you find serenity
Growing up in New York is like living in a horror museum
because there are so many strange
the subways. You learn to develop a tough front if you live here
, just in case you get into any kind of trouble and you need to talk your way out of it.
I try to presume
that no one is interested in me. And I think experience bears
that out. No one’s interested in the experiences of a stranger
– let’s put it that way. And then you have difficulty combined
with presumptuousness, which is the most dire trouble with poetry.
I have a beautiful daughter
, beautiful wife
.They look like me, we all happy and I don’t have no trouble. And I ain’t that much in love with no woman to go through that hell – ain’t no one woman
I really hope that people feel permission to talk about their own troubles, but also to celebrate
I used to sell furniture
for a living. The trouble was, it was my own.
When you take your troubles to God, you may have them but they don’t have you.
When I play from my mind I get in trouble.
When I was saying, ‘White people go to hell
,’ I never had trouble finding a publisher
. But when I say, ‘Black and white unite and fight, destroy capitalism
,’ then you suddenly
, some people say
, ‘Oh, God, if [Jobs] got run over by a bus, Apple
would be in trouble.’ And, you know, I think it wouldn’t be a party, but there are really capable people at Apple. My job is to make the whole executive team good enough
to be successors
, so that’s what I try to do.
God will not permit any troubles to come upon us, unless
He has a specific plan
by which great blessing can come out of the difficulty.
It is impossible for a believer
, no matter what his experience, to keep right with God if he will not take the trouble to spend time
with God. Spend plenty
of time with him; let other things go, but don’t neglect
The trouble with words is that they give us the illusory
sense that we are making ourselves understood as well as understanding what others are saying. However, when we turn around and come face-to-face
with our destiny
, we discover that words are not enough.
There’s no such thing as a writer
. If you’re having trouble writing, well, pick
up the pen and write. No matter what, keep that hand moving
. Writing is really a physical activity
Yes, it’s funny, isn’t it? You try to do what’s best for the people
you love, and you just end up in trouble for your efforts
The stronghold of the contemplation
of Christ’s glory
affords the soul rest, for it will be made evident that our troubles grow on the root of an over-valuation of temporal things
. The mind is its own greatest troubler.
One trouble is that when Government gets into a business it tends
to make it uneconomic for anyone else
I think every American has a role
this country. Whether you’re Democrat
, Republican, independent
, it doesn’t matter. We all know the country’s in trouble. We may disagree on how to solve
it, but we all know the country’s in trouble.
See, when you mess something up, you learn for the next
time. It’s when people compliment
you that you’re in trouble. That means
you to keep it up.
The trouble, dollIs not moving mountains
, butDigging the ground
that you’re on
The trouble with you, Vic,” he said, “is that you think of the world as a sort of huge museum with too many visitors
trouble with jazz is that there is not enough of it; some of it we have to listen to twice
has become trouble recently
… It’s always the worst
Americans who go there … We could have taken them over so easy. But I only want the western
part, with the ski areas, the cowboys
, and the right wingers. They’re the only good parts
, I’m not looking in the core
of the reactor, but I am looking at what, at that time, was considered
the source of the trouble, which was the water and where it was.
Perhaps love is like
a resting place
, a shelter
from the storm
. It exists
to give you comfort, it is there to keep you warm, and in those times of trouble when you are most alone, the memory of love will bring you home.
Why did people try to shush trouble away as if it were an unruly
Americans are nervous
; Americans are restless; and what troubles me the most is that Americans are uncharacteristically pessimistic
I was never a big guy
. I was never the main kind of aggressor
or anything like that, but I found myself in trouble because I always had a mouth that would come back with something, and there was just never anyone who could make me be quiet.
Drag your thoughts away from your troubles… by the ears, by the heels
, or any other way
you can manage it.
It is not the failure
of others to appreciate
your abilities that should trouble you, but rather your failure to appreciate theirs.
Well, I never seen one guy take so much trouble for another guy. I just like to know what your interest
If you take the ’70s with Blaxploitation pictures, there was a proliferation
of black-content films and motion pictures
, television, stage plays and so forth
at a time when Hollywood
was in trouble financially
, and it was cheaper
to do black films to keep the lights on until they could reestablish themselves.
I can carry a tune with a three-note range
. Once I’m out of that range, I’m in trouble.
There may be difficulty at the moment, but I will not lose the Virtue that I possess
. It is when the ice and snow
are on them that we see the strength of the cypress and the pine
. I am grateful
for this trouble around me, because it gives me an opportunity to realize
how fortunate I am.
The trouble with plays these days is that they’re too easy to understand.
A long while ago an eager group
wrote to me asking if I could suggest
anything that would improve the morals
of the American people. I replied that the trouble with the American people in general was not lack of morals but lack of brains
When God has not taken away our trouble or temptation
yet, with His grace in our lives, we are content.
We shall all of us die, so why should I grudge a little trouble?
Women often seemed to leave things unsaid
, and in his limited
experience it was what they did not say that proved
the most trouble.
If you get a show named
after you, and then play another character, that’s fine. But if you do a show that’s an ensemble
show like… MASH, then you’re in trouble.
You listen to the audience. The audience is wrong individually
and always right collectively
. If they don’t laugh, it isn’t funny. If they cough
, it isn’t interesting. If they walk out, you are in trouble.
That is the trouble with happiness-all of it is built on top of something that men want.
Let us hope that for many it does mean the end of trouble so far as earning a livelihood
, that it means happy and comfortable
home living honestly
earned. But there are other troubles ahead for her, and plenty of hard work
The trouble with a series as it gets older is it can feel like a tradition, and tradition is the enemy of suspense
, and it’s the enemy of comedy
. It’s the enemy of everything, really. So you have to shake
When [ Paul Johnson
] got to me he was in trouble, because I’m an old-fashioned
conservative: married when I was 21, stayed
married, 3 kids, live in the suburbs
, no scandals
, so nothing to write about. So what he did is concoct one of the nuttiest claims
I’ve ever seen.
Nobody can be exactly like me. Even I have trouble doing it.
There is trouble with a wife, but it’s even worse
with a woman who is not a wife.
The trouble with wedlock
is that there’s not enough wed and too much lock.
I’d like people to like me. I think most of my friends
like me! I’m real and I get in trouble for speaking my mind
. I will definitely tell you the truth because I have to. I get in trouble that way.
Does God ask us to do what is beneath us? This question will never trouble us again if we consider
the Lord of heaven
taking a towel
The best way
to avoid trouble is to make sure no one wants to trouble you.
While it’s true a small treat won’t blow your budget
, indulging every day could – the same way a slice
probably won’t hurt but, if you make it a daily habit, you may have trouble fitting in
One can get very fond
of the people one meets in bars
. The trouble is they then appear
sort of different in the daylight
and you realize that taking them with you is rather like taking a goldfish
for a walk: not entirely correct, and surprising
for the next people you run into.
The trouble with this country is that there are too many politicians
who believe, with a conviction based on experience, that you can fool all of the people all of the time.
The sky has never been the limit. We are our own limits
. It’s then about breaking
our personal limits
ourselves to live our best lives.
All the adversity I’ve had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles
, have strengthened me.
I asked them if it wasn’t too much trouble, if I wasn’t being too pushy
, if they could execute
what we were trying to do. And if it didn’t make them too angry, if they also wanted to play some defense
on the other end, that would be great.
Pleasure is nothing else but the intermission
of pain, the enjoying
of something I am in great trouble for till I have it.
I’ve never been in trouble. I’ve never had detention
or anything. I wasn’t a teacher
Whenever I think of the high salaries
we are paid as film
actors, I think it is for the travel, the time away
, and any trouble you get into through being well known
. It’s not for the acting, that’s for sure.
Trouble comes not because we have taken any wrong step but because we are in a complex
I wanted more of those sweltering kisses. I felt terrible about that. But the warm sunny fragrance
of him…he smelled better than any human being I’d ever met. “Okay” I said unsteadily, “forget what I said about not exchanging names
. Who are you?” “For you, honey
…I’m trouble.” -Haven & Hardy
This was the trouble with families
. Like invidious doctors
, they knew just where it hurt.
Well the Lone Ranger
and Tonto, they are riding down the line fixing
everybody’s troubles, everybody except mine.
I got into foul
trouble, so I really kind of had to play on egg shells
from there on out.
There ain’t nothing more to write about and I’m rotten glad
of it, because if I’d know’d what trouble it was to make a book
, I wouldn’t a tackled it.
I’ve gotten in trouble with every race
you can imagine.
We should not clap
our hands and mourn
, for he is out of trouble. You are still in it.
I don’t want to write
every week, it’s too much trouble, and I shall only write when I want something
. If you think I’m sick
when I don’t write, you can send
for me to come and tell you.
If I had a view like this to look down on every day, I would have the energy
the world. The trouble is, when you most need such a view, no one gives it to you.
fanaticism is the only way to put an end to the doubts
that constantly trouble the human soul
There is never much trouble in any family where the children hope someday
People are disposed to mistake predicting
troubles for causing troubles and even for desiring troubles.
About 15 years ago I went though a period of a year or so when I just couldn’t find anything good. My wife noticed
I was having trouble reading menus
. I bought
some cheap reading glasses
in a drug store
. I got home and suddenly all these books that weren’t good were good.
The troubles of this world
pass, and what we have left is what we have made of our souls
The great trouble is that the preachers get the children from six to seven years
of age and then it is almost impossible to do anything with them.
When you are kind to someone in trouble, you hope they’ll remember
and be kind
to someone else. And it’ll become like a wildfire
My understanding of God has come from my own personal experiences
. Because I was in trouble so many times in New York that if you were me, you would believe in God too.
You can end half your troubles immediately by no longer permitting people to tell you what you want
Thomson’s views on the recent
age of the world have been for some time one of my sorest troubles.
The trouble with retirement
is that you never get a day off.
The trouble with opportunity is, it never announces when it comes. It’s only after it’s gone
, you’d realize that you missed
gettin rich. I don’t want trouble. I made enough for 2 niggas, boy
Most people don’t pray until they’re in trouble.
When people need help
they pray a lot.
But after they get what they want, they slow down
If a man takes five showers
a day, his body will be clean
five times a day helps
me clean my mind.
When our troubles are many we are often by grace made courageous
our God; we feel that we have nothing to live for in this world, and we are driven
, by hope of the world to come, to exhibit zeal
, and industry
is more valuable
more efficacious, none better suited
to the cure of our temporal ills than a friend
to whom we may turn for consolation in time of trouble, and with whom we may share happiness in time of joy.
When trouble comes, wise men
take to their work; weak men take to the woods
My mouth has a tendency to get me into trouble, but because I’m so small and I take on people who are lager
than me. If someone punched
me, I’d get my drummer beat
Every honest researcher
I know admits he’s just a professional amateur
. He’s doing whatever
he’s doing for the first time
. That makes him an amateur. He has sense enough to know that he’s going to have a lot of trouble, so that makes him a professional.
Our country is in deep trouble. To talk and re-litigate in 1998, or even what Mitt Romney
said or didn’t say in 1994 or 2002, I don’t think most people really care.
I guess we’re even,Sadie
.First,Walt and I rushed off to save you in London
.Then,you and Walt rushed off to save me.The only one who got shafted on both deals was Walt.Poor guy gets hauled all over the world pulling
us out of trouble
It was Einstein
who made the real trouble. He announced
in 1905 that there was no such thing as absolute rest. After that there never was.
Once they call you a Latin Lover, you’re in real trouble. Women expect an Oscar performance
children once settled
can mostly be left, it seems, to manage their difficulties
without us. Only what we must do, always and unalterably, is hold their hand firmly in general goodwill
, then they themselves seem to deal with their own particular troubles far better than we can.
has been for many men, not an end, but a change, of troubles.
The trouble with a liar
is he can’t remember what he said.
Recently a guy was having trouble with his computer
. So he unplugs it, takes it out in the alley, pulls out a gun
, and shoots
times. Coincidentally, that’s how Hillary
got rid of her emails.
When trouble ends
even troubles please.
Oh, I donвЂ™t know. That digression business got on my nerves
. I donвЂ™t know. The trouble with me is, I like it when somebody digresses. ItвЂ™s more interesting and all.
When I was growing up
in my area, the worst problem for us was we never had a purpose, I’d just be
looking for stuff to do, I would be bored, that’s how we would get into trouble.
I know I’m going to get in trouble!
If you are in trouble anywhere in the world, an airplane
can fly over and drop flowers
, but a helicopter
can land and save your life.
The great trouble with magicians
is the fact that they believe when they have bought a certain trick
or piece of apparatus
, and know the method
, that they are full-fledged mystifiers.
a lot of trouble if, instead of having to earn money and save it, you can just go and borrow
Are the worst enemies
of society those who attack it or those who do not even give themselves the trouble of defending
I’ve heard stories
about me as a kid
. My dad got me a T-shirt that said “here comes trouble,” and when I ask my mom
what I was like, she just sighs with this weary
tone and says, “Oh, you were really busy.”
Understanding is becoming aware
of the fact that civilization
itself is in trouble and we have done it by overpopulating the planet
, and by moving toward self-service and greed
. These sort of things are directly
the wrong approach.
I’ve always believed that a lot of the trouble in the world would disappear if we were talking to each other instead of about each other.
Magic causes as much trouble as it cures
,” I said, standing away from him, “only one hand at a time can weild the One, and you know that well, so do not trouble to say we!
Writing your name can lead to writing sentences
. And the next thing
you’ll be doing is writing paragraphs
, and then books. And then you’ll be in as much trouble as I am!
The best way to cope with trouble is to stay out of it as much as possible.
Every human being has the right to ask the reason, why, and to have his question answered
by himself, if he only takes the trouble.
muttered. If we were here to cause trouble, we could simply
ride them both down
Religion does not blithely promise some sort of no-trouble, no-problem, no-poverty world; but rather a spirit, a power, an enthusiasm
that endows everyone with the ability to overcome any and all of it.
One pretty woman
means fun at the dance
. Two pretty women means trouble in the house. Three pretty women means run at the hills.
Most of the time most people know the right thing
to do …its the doing of it that gives them trouble
I do have trouble with titles
The trouble is. . .that everybody sneers at restrictions
freedom, till something annoying
happens; then they demand
angrily what has become of the discipline.
Could you help me
catch the moon
?вЂќ вЂњI might be able to give you some advice,вЂќ the old man said reluctantly. вЂњBut first you should think this over, boy. When you love something, you have to make sure it loves you back, or youвЂ™ll bring about no end of trouble chasing
As for pictures and museums
, that don’t trouble me. The worst of going abroad
is that you’ve always got to look at things of that sort. To have to do it at home would be beyond a joke.
You don’t realize that you’re intelligent
until it gets you into trouble.
Why did people manufacture trouble when there was already so much of it in the world?
are fun. I just make sure there won’t be anything illegal
in my check bag
which is forbidden
at a cabin
of a plane. Just leaving
things like scissors and such out of my carry-on things in order to avoid troubles with some certain airline
There was a second problem that was still not a technical
problem… the project became classified
. I couldn’t work on it after having gone to all that trouble. I was considered a security
risk, so I could not get a clearance
Honesty is a foundation
, and it’s usually a solid
foundation. Even if I do get in trouble for what I said, it’s something that I can stand on.
I’m a field
Negro. The masses
are the field Negroes. When they see this man’s house on fire, you don’t hear these little Negroes talking about ‘our government is in trouble’. They say, ‘The government is in trouble.’
When I was a kid, I got in trouble for lying
a lot, and I had a teacher say, instead of lying, write it down, because if you write it down, it’s not a lie
anymore; it’s fiction.
All it means is that, while our minds may have trouble communicating
, our bodies
don’t have any problem at all.” “I don’t think it’s that simple
.” “Sure it is.” “The earth moved
,” she said softly
. “That has to be more than bodies communicating.
Did you know that five out of three people have trouble with fractions
No evil lost is wailed when it is gone.
It often happens that things are other than what they seem, and you can get yourself into trouble by jumping
Faith pulls the black mask from the face of trouble, and discovers the angel
Honestly, I’m cool with everyone, and people pick up on that. I’d say, ‘I’m not gay, but it’s all good.’ It’s kind of like going to Paris
when you don’t know the language; some Americans get into trouble over there, but I’m just like, ‘Sorry, I don’t speak French
My troubles are many They’re deep as a well I swear
there ain’t no Heaven And I pray there ain’t no hell But I’ll never know by living only my dying
will tell. And when I die and when I’m gone There’ll be, one child born And a world to carry on, to carry on.
As long as I remember that the glory is His and not my own. When I confuse
that, I get in trouble. We think that we glorify
ourselves, and the object
is to glorify God first, and in doing that you become glorified, you get glorified.
I ended up at fifty
, over-the-hill, thinking I had no future
, I realized that I had allowed myself to write less than I could. … As writers true to ourselves, it will always be hard, and if we’re good, we’ll always be in trouble. Let’s be sure we deserve it.
I was a mimic
when I was a child. I mimicked the teacher and made friends that way, actually. That was a very subversive activity, because I was a goody-goody who never got in trouble. But if I went off in the corner
and mimicked the teacher, people loved it.
Troubles are a blessing that force
you to change, to believe.
As a man gets older, if he knows what is good for him,, the women he likes
are getting older
too. The trouble is that most of them are married.
I have trouble sometimes watching actors – even when they do a great job – with an accent.
I just know that there are plenty of people who are in terrible trouble and can’t get out. And so I’m impatient
with those who think that it’s easy for people to get out of trouble.
Concentrate on your job and you will forget your other troubles.
He was impossibly gorgeous
. I had trouble taking it in at times
The thoughts of others Were light and fleeting
, Of lovers
‘ meeting Or luck or fame. Mine were of trouble, And mine were steady
; So I was ready
When trouble came.
I think I was maybe a ned. I don’t know. I had a trakkie, a cap and got into trouble when I was younger and I don’t remember other neds round about me, so I suppose I must have been one. But a thinking ned, an intelligent ned.
I never base
characters on real people
– you can get into so much trouble that way!
Bored people looked for drama and caused trouble.
It’s not the questions that get us in trouble – it’s the answers
The trouble with talking about irony
is, it’s such a slippery
thing that the second you start talking about it, you’re a better example
of it than you are an analyst
Here’s a little song I wrote
You might want to sing it note for note
Don’t worry, be happy
In every life we have some trouble
But when you worry you make it double
Don’t worry, be happy
Don’t worry, be happy now
This is my favorite
story of the week. The Republican National Committee
is in trouble after spending nearly
$2,000 at a bondage
club in Hollywood. You know what I call a Republican who spends a lot of money in a strip
club? A Democrat.
Now that I am conscious of the world of chronic
pain, when I see somebody walking down the street
who’s having trouble, I feel a sadness for them. I notice
The trouble with being a daydreamer
who doesnвЂ™t say much is that the teachers at school, especially those who donвЂ™t know you very well, are likely to think youвЂ™re rather stupid
. Or, if not stupid
, then dull. No one can see the amazing
things that are going on in your head.
You trouble me so, Rand al’Thor. Light, sometimes I think the Creator made you just to trouble me.
What people have trouble getting their head around is the idea that a celebrity
, somebody whom they admire, somebody who seems to have everything, would even be depressed
I’m over the Oscar thing. I feel that if you really want an Oscar, you’re in trouble. It’s like wanting
to be married – you’ll take anybody
. If you want the Oscar really badly
, it becomes a naked
desire and ambition. It becomes very unattractive
. I’ve seen it.
I made straight A’s and never got into any trouble, and I still impose
on myself. So writing is my chance to escape and become the sleaziest, scummiest role.
I have come to regard with some suspicion
those who claim
that the Bible
never troubles them. I can only assume this means they havenвЂ™t actually read it.
Whether you’re on a sports team
, in an office or a member
of a family, if you can’t trust one another there’s going to be trouble.
I find it interesting to see people – mostly people who are younger than I am – going to considerable
trouble to try to reproduce
things from an era
that was far more physical, from a less virtual day.
One woman reads
another’s character Without the tedious
trouble of deciphering
The trouble with anger is, it gets hold of you. And then you aren’t the master
of yourself anymore. Anger is. And when anger is the boss, you get unintended consequences
The minute you hesitate
you are in trouble.
has a mood that everyone can feel. ItвЂ™s people in trouble, at night, with a little bit
of wind and the right kind of music. ItвЂ™s a beautiful thing
To speak broadly, the troubles of life as we find them are mainly
traceable to the heart or the purse
The terrible, tragic fallacy
of the last hundred
years has been to think that all man’s troubles are due
to his environment, and that to change the man you have nothing to do but change his environment. That is a tragic fallacy. It overlooks the fact that it was in Paradise
that man fell.
Learn the alchemy
true human beings know. The moment you accept what troubles you’ve been given the door with open.
I shall always feel respect for every one who has written a book, let it be what it may, for I had no idea
of the trouble which trying to write common English could cost oneвЂ”And alas
there yet remains
the worst part of all correcting
The first time you face up to a googly you’re going to be in trouble if you’ve never faced
When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed
that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened
The evils of mortals
; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.
The trouble with thinking was that, once you started, you went on doing it.
I’m real good at troubleshooting;
When there’s trouble…I start shooting
Intelligence, it might be said, has caused our troubles; but it is not unintelligence that will cure them. Only more and wiser
intelligence can make a happier
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Maybe some people just had trouble with forever.
Black men – one might be the president. Well, America’s in too much trouble – I don’t want that job now.
I spent a lot of time in London when I was growing up and I’ve always picked
without even really meaning
to. It used to get me into trouble as a child.
God is inside you and inside everybody else. You come into the world with God. But only them that search
for it inside find it. And sometimes it just manifest
itself even if you not looking, or don’t know what you looking for. Trouble do it for most folks
, I think. … Yeah, It. God ain’t a he or a she, but a It.
I hear the birds
on the summer breeze
, I drive fast I am alone in the night Been trying hard
not to get into trouble, but I I’ve got a war in my mind So, I just ride
“Gender trouble” is old. I mean, you know, in New York, it is old. I mean it’s sweet. I mean people
are really kind about it but it’s like a former love affair
you had and you’re done.
, I hate
to tell people who are concerned about it, is not going to be impeached. The American people believe in giving
somebody a fair chance
. He’s a new president. There have been troubles, there have been problems.
, no drug, not even alcohol
, causes the fundamental
ills of society. If we’re looking for the source of our troubles, we shouldn’t test
people for drugs, we should test them for stupidity
, ignorance, greed and love of power.
Away with tears and fears and troubles! United in wedlock with the eternal
Godhead Itself, our nature ascends into the Heaven of Heavens
. So it would be impious to call ourselves ‘miserable.’ On the contrary
, Man is a creature whom the Angels-were they capable of envy-would envy. Let us lift
up our hearts!
Boxing is the best job
in the world to let off steam
, and people are in trouble when Tyson
wants to let off steam
The trouble with most therapy
is that it helps you feel better
. But you don’t get better
. You have to back it up with action, action, action.
Love always causes trouble, that’s true, but in its favour, it energizes.
That’s the whole trouble. When you’re feeling very depressed
, you can’t even think.
at our clinic
with the girls at the drop of a hat. She would find their weakness
and work on it. The women were never given any alternatives
. They were told how much trouble it is to have a baby.
I don’t accept at all the quite popular
argument that the press is responsible
for the monarchy
‘s recent troubles. The monarchy’s responsible for the monarchy’s recent troubles. To blame
the press is the old thing
of blaming the messenger
for the message.
I’ve been a Mac guy for 20 years. Even if I’m having trouble with the latest MacBook Pro, I’m still a Mac guy.
I felt that I was really living
in the moment. I did not know where my life was going, but right now
the future did not trouble me.
I wouldn’t give my troubles to a monkey
on a rock.
God can take better care of you than you could ever take of yourself. He could open doors
for you that you could never open. He can close
doors that will keep you out of trouble. God can give you favor everywhere that you go.
I like living. I have sometimes been wildly
, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
Polar bears can swim
. They aren’t like us. We might be ‘stranded
‘ on an ice floe if there’s no land nearby
, and we had no helicopter and no jet
ski. We might be in trouble, but they’re polar bears
, and they can live in icy cold
water by design. They love it.
No relationship is easy, and nobody should ever think it is. The minute you start forgetting
the needs of the other person is when you get in trouble.
What is the source of all this trouble? I’m saying that the source is basically in thought. Many people would think that such a statement
is crazy, because thought is the one thing
we have with which to solve our problems. That’s part of our tradition.
I had no trouble communicating, the player
‘s just didn’t like what I had to say.
Consider that the trials and troubles, the calamities
and miseries, the crosses and losses that you meet
with in this world, are all the hell that ever you shall have.
It’s more this instinct to get in trouble, and then get myself out of trouble. That’s what painting
is for me.
I’m from the generation
that had the boys’ door and the girls’ door when you went to school, and you got in big trouble if you went in the wrong one.
That’s the trouble with being me
. At this point, nobody gives a damn what my problem is. I could literally have a tumor
on the side of my head and they’d be like, ‘Yeah, big deal
. I’d eat a tumor every morning
for the kinda
money you’re pulling down.’
When Christ possesses
the will He keeps it fixed
. The trouble comes when we take matters out of His hand and try to handle
Jazz in itself is not struggling
. That is, the music itself is not struggling… It’s the attitude
that’s in trouble. My plays insist
that we should not forget or toss away our history
The only time anyone has ever gotten into serious trouble was when he decided he could do nothing about something.
We shouldn’t just consider the desire of government to do what it wants to do. We should always consider the resistance
of people. The culture
people doesn’t let the government drag
people into deep trouble or backlash
. Maybe government wants it, but the culture doesn’t let it go
Psychoanalysts believe that the only “normal” people are those who cause not trouble to either themselves or anyone else.
of a tree, especially one of the long-living hardwood
trees, is a gift which you can make to posterity
at almost no cost and with almost no trouble, and if the tree takes root it will far outlive
effect of any of your other actions, good or evil.
Your trouble’s easy borne
when everybody gives it a lift for you.
To anyone who took
the trouble to look, I was plainly visible, but when people are expecting
to see nothing, that is usually what they see.
up in a house that had a whole lot of trouble. As much trouble as you could imagine.
Don’t believe everything you read in the press. If somebody starts with me, I try to mess them up, but I don’t look for trouble.
Trouble shared is trouble halved.
This is my country. The Russian
people are in bit of trouble. Russian court
doesn’t work. Russian education decline
every year. I believe that Russia has a chance to be free. Has a chance. It’s difficult, but we must do it.
If God has called you, the more they block your way, the more that trouble and temptation, the more God’s love is provoked
. Each attempt
to stop you asks
for more evidence
believing that other people were more guilty
than they were. Why do people have so much trouble seeing
their own faults
but such an easy time seeing everyone else’s?
He had a come-and-get-me-baby-I’m-pure-trouble-and-you’re-gonna-love-it kind of attitude.
I always managed to get in trouble, like every kid. But I had to learn a lot of hard lessons
on my own, without parents who would nurture
me and guard
me through that part of life, at a very young age
I have no idea who coined the term ‘the New Journalism,’ or when it was coined. I have never even liked the term. Any movement, group, party, program
or theory that goes under a name with ‘new’ in it is just begging
for trouble, of course.
Give a man health
and a course to steer
, and he’ll never stop
to trouble about whether he’s happy or not.
I was working with Michael Shannon
and I was like, “Oh man I’m having trouble with this scene.” And he’s like, “Well, then just open it up.” I was like, “But, the mark
?” And I was like, what’s wrong with me? And he was like, “Dude
, what’s wrong with you?”
No man is without his load of trouble.
The only really satisfactory
confidante for your troubles is someone who enjoys them, and this inevitably cuts
out anyone who actually loves you.
If you’re a good experienced
player, you wknow what it takes to do. If you’re in trouble, you know how to change. One hundred percent
of my game is instinct. I never stop and think I’m going to hit a ball crosscourt or down the line. I just do it
I’ve never been one to just do what I’m told. I don’t say that necessarily with pride, it’s just something
that has gotten me in trouble before.
things are never so indescribably ghastly
that they can’t get worse.
I would like to find a way in which people in Saudi Arabia
could learn that they can be something other than a Muslim
. Some people may not realize this. Of course, there is the problem that you can get in trouble or get stoned.
…well, if women’s work was never done, why trouble about how much of it wasn’t being accomplished
at any given moment?
The man who looks for security, even in the mind, is like a man who would chop
off his limbs
in order to have artificial
ones which will give him no pain
We are living in a time of trouble and bewilderment
, in a time when none of us can foresee
or foretell the future.
Real friendship is shown
in times of trouble; prosperity is full of friends.
The trouble with being number one in the world – in anything- is that it takes a certain mentality
, and that is something of a driving
, perfectionist attitude, so that once you do achieve number one, you don’t relax
and enjoy it.
Imprudence gets us into more trouble than actual misdeeds
Follow your heart. It rarely
leads you astray
. It’s thinking that gets us into trouble.
People will be able to raise
: what are local officers
doing about the drug dealing in the local park
? What’s happening about the pub where all the trouble is? And the police will have to respond.
The trouble with conspiracies is that they rot internally.
Will, pure will, without the troubles and complexities of intellect – how happy! how free!
Wise are they who have learned these truths: Trouble is temporary. Time is tonic
is a test tube
One of the things that you have trouble with politicians, particularly in Washington
, is when you get mad
at them and you can’t touch
them; you can’t punch
them; you can’t yell
Whatever our individual troubles and challenges
may be, itвЂ™s important to pause
every now and then to appreciate all that we have, on every level
. We need to literally ‘count our blessings
,’ give thanks
for them, allow ourselves to enjoy them, and relish
the experience of prosperity we already have.
When my wife drives
, there’s always trouble. The other day she took the car
. She came home. She told me, There’s water in the carburetor. I asked her, Where’s the car? She said, In a lake
I have many sources of inspiration. I’d have to point to Dr. Martin Luther
King, first and foremost
. But my parents were good, hardworking
folks who kept us in the church and the public schools
, and out of trouble, for the most part.
Trouble is a part of life, and if you don’t share it, you don’t give the person who loves you enough chance to love you enough.
He who has not first laid his foundations may be able with great ability to lay them afterwards, but they will be laid with trouble to the architect
and danger to the building
There will always be trouble so there will always be a time for heroes
My thing is, I know kids cuss
, they do their thing, but I tell my kids, ‘Don’t do it in earshot of any adults, or you’re in trouble.’
Troubles forereckoned are doubly suffered
It’s very disconcerting to start out and to say, “I’m going to tell the truth,” and then to realize it’s that much trouble.
I wish people who have trouble communicating would just shut
Either your troubles make you better, or they make you bitter
. We must always examine
whatвЂ™s going on in our hearts.
The trouble with America is that when the dollar
only earns 6 percent over here, then it gets restless and goes overseas
to get 100 percent. Then the flag follows the dollar and the soldiers
follow the flag.
is in tatters; your job is in trouble – if you still have a job. And you know what? I’ve been saying it for years.
The trouble with weather forecasting
is that it’s right too often for us to ignore
it and wrong too often for us to rely
As much money and life as you could want! The two things most human beings would choose above
all – the trouble is, humans
do have a knack
of choosing precisely
those things that are worst for them.
Rule Number One in the India Savage Life Code: When in doubt or possible trouble, lie.
Much of what I say might sound like it’s stirring up trouble, but it’s the truth!
Really? What did you cost me again? I ask. A lot of trouble. Don’t worry. You’ll get it all back,he says.
The book Love and Trouble is asserting that sexuality
lives inside us, and in the culture, and in the people who do things to us – and the forms reflect that.
That is the trouble, everybody is giving everything
in the world a piece of their minds. Whereas what we want is not a piece of somebody’s mind, even the best mind, so much as an open heart
and an open spirit.
I did not know from a scientific perspective
why I did not believe in evolution – but I knew from a Biblical perspective it had to be wrong or my faith was in trouble.
more troubles than reason.
always moved from one set of furnished rooms
to another — and always into a better set — things might be easier
, but the trouble is that there is no one to prepare
the new rooms. The future is worse than the ocean
— there is nothing there. It will be what men and circumstances make it.
When one guy undermines the other, it only causes trouble, and the team isn’t successful
. It’s very important for both of us to accept our role and help the team. One guy can get hot, and if that’s Alex
, I’ll support
him and help any way I can.
Ease is the enemy of the artist
. When things get too easy, you’re in trouble.
Inside of all the makeup
and the character and makeup, it’s you, and I think that’s what the audience is really interested in… you, how you’re going to cope with the situation, the obstacles, the troubles that the writer put in front of you.
It’s okay. You aren’t my type
. What’s your type? Someone who gets into less trouble.
Why should you trouble yourself about the future? You do not even properly know about the present. Take care of the present, the future will take care
Some flowers give out little or no odour until crushed
The trouble with the future is that it usually arrives before we’re ready for it.
It is a higher exhibition
of Christian manliness
to be able to bear trouble than to get rid of it.
There were always a couple
of loonies who caused all the trouble.
has no time. There is no trouble about time in the unconscious. Part of our psyche
is not in time and not in space. They are only an illusion, time and space
, and so in a certain part of our psyche time does not exist at all.
Families out there know that if they get in trouble and they’ve spent up a bunch
of money and they’ve borrowed
and they are up to hock to their necks
, the thing they’ve got to do is start paying
off what they owe
and cut back their spending.
The great trouble with you Americans is that you are still under the influence of that second-rate
– shall I say third-rate? – mind, Karl Marx
The trouble with being quoted a lot is that it makes other people think you’re quoting
yourself when in fact you’re merely repeating
Dad, I wrote. I’m with Alice
‘s in trouble. You can ground me when I get back
. I know it’s a bad time. So sorry
. Love you so much. Bella.
Your first big trouble can be a bonanza if you live through it. Get through the first trouble, and you’ll probably make it through the next one
Obviously the trouble with having a hit with something like a cover of a ballad
, you attract
a whole new set of listeners
, which is great, but on the other hand they start to pigeonhole
you a little bit.
Love feels no burden, thinks nothing of trouble, attempts
what is above its strength, pleads no excuse
; for it thinks all things lawful
for itself, and all things possible.
With acting, you wanna
see if you can get into trouble without knowing how you’re gonna get out of it. It’s like the exact opposite
of war, where you need an exit strategy
. When you’re acting, you should get all the way into trouble with no exit
strategy, and have the cameras rolling
all the troubles of our world
, in my heart I have never given up
on the love in which I was brought up or on man’s hope in love. In life, just as on the artist’s palette
, there is but one single colour
that gives meaning to life and artвЂ“the colour of love
The trouble is not that I am single and likely to stay single, but that I am lonely
and likely to stay lonely.
When we go deep enough or high enough, we meet. It is only on the surface
that we differ and sometimes clash
. True, we do not always find our way to the depth
or the height
, or we do not take the trouble to do so.
Like the great white pines whose roots
under the forest floor
, they are the first to fall in a storm; so is society whose family values
are built on a shallow foundation, are the first to crumble
at the first sign
If I had a formula
for bypassing trouble, I would not pass it around. Trouble creates
a capacity to handle it.
You can imagine thistle-down so light that when you run after it your running motion would drive it away from you
, and that the more you tried
to catch it the faster
it would fly from your grasp
. And it should be with every man
, that, when he is chased
by troubles, they, chasing, shall raise him higher and higher.
Americans are in serious intellectual trouble – in danger of losing our hard-won cultural
capital to a virulent mixture of anti-intellectualism, anti-rationalism and low expectations
Light troubles speak; the weighty are struck dumb
If you would not have affliction visit
you twice, listen at once to what it teaches.
That’s the trouble with awards
for a body of work. They always come at both a good time
and a wrong time
. Good because they tell you what you’ve been doing was worth the doing and wrong because they ought to come when you’re young and excited
that what you’re doing is worth the doing.
The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing – and then marry
So much pressure
in this life
of mine, I cry at times, I once contemplated suicide and woulda tried, but when I held
that nine, all I could see was my mama
‘s eyes, no one knows my struggle
, they only see the trouble, not knowing
it’s hard to carry on when no one loves you.
On Wenlock Edge the wood
‘s in trouble;His forest fleece
the Wrekin heaves;The wind it plies
double, And thick on Severn snow the leaves.
I think theyвЂ™re having trouble adjusting to the emotions
they have outside of their dreams. At any rate, they keep acting like demented
teenagers from a porno version
of a John Hughes
I don’t want to get myself in trouble – and I don’t think I’m super
important or anything – but I think it’s so funny that when you look at the business and the way that people make decisions
in their lives, whether they’re in art or music or they’re in industry, they forget that being unique
is the answer
is the best remedy for every trouble.
Monsieur, sit down; listen to me
. I am not a heathen
, I am not hard-hearted, I am not unchristian
, I am not dangerous, as they tell you; I would not trouble your faith; you believe in God and Christ and the Bible, and so do I.
A million people
can call the mountains a fiction, yet it need not trouble you as you stand atop them.
We do not run from the troubles and dangers
that are truly ours, and it is better to learn what they are earlier than later, and if we don’t run from the others, we are fools.
Baby, your nothing but too much trouble. Gotta bury
this love and bury the shovel.
you to see new things
. The trouble with Gurus is that you can rarely see beyond them.
The trouble with learning from experience is that you never graduate
How often have we ourselves said or have heard others exclaim in times of crisis
or trouble, ‘I just don’t know where to turn’? If we will just use it, there is a gift available to all of us-the gift of looking to God for direction
. Here is an avenue
of strength, comfort, and guidance
There is bound to be a certain amount of trouble running any country. If you are president, the trouble happens to you. But if you are a tyrant
you can arrange
things so that most of the trouble happens to other people.
The trouble is, walking in Venice
once you start. Just over the next bridge
, you say, and then the next one beckons.
You are allowed to do this – don’t worry about the rules, don’t worry about getting into trouble, your job is to take care of the customer. Your job is to make the person leave happy.
School was a big source of anxiety for me. I hated
school. I have social anxiety
, and it developed
when I was a kid. I had trouble going to birthday parties
. It was always there. I begged my mom to let me
be home-schooled at one point for a semester
because I was so miserable at school.
If I had a horse buck
with me now, IвЂ™m a little disappointed
. ItвЂ™s not the end of the world
, but IвЂ™m a little disappointed if I couldnвЂ™t keep the horse out of trouble, whereas it used to be a source of pride, and now itвЂ™s sort of source of shame
if I let the horse get lost.
But then, that was the trouble with relationships generally. They had their own temperature
and there was no thermostat.
is so confident that when he watches
sports on television, he thinks that if he concentrates he can help his team. If the team is in trouble, he coaches
the players from our living room
, and if they’re really in trouble, I have to get off the phone in case they call him.
It is refreshing
to be able to express my views without having to toe a party line. It has got me into trouble on the odd occasion
, but I am not going to stop saying what I think.
raised us to step toward trouble rather than to step away from it.
A man to whom you do a favor will not understand if you say nothing, make no noise
, just walk away. You may cause more trouble by refusing
than by accepting
The trouble with our ideals
is that if we live up to all of them, we become impossible to live with.
The trouble with most of us is that we know too much that ain’t so.
In the West, you don’t get in any trouble if you tell the truth, but you still can’t do it. Not only can’t you tell the truth, you can’t think the truth. It’s just so deeply embedded
, deeply instilled
, that without any meaningful coercion
it comes out the same way it does in a totalitarian state
The trouble was that he was talking in philosophy but they were listening in gibberish.
I was always a class clown
, so I never had trouble fitting in; I just had trouble finding out where I really wanted to be.
The trouble with simple living
is that, though it can be joyful, rich, and creative, it isn’t simple.
I once heard someone say morality
was method. Do you hold with that? I suppose you wouldn’t. You would say that morality was vested
in the aim, I expect. Difficult to know what one’s aims are, that’s the trouble, specially if you’re British
There’s been more than one time
when I’ve said something, and sort of the middle of what I’ve said is not said but thought, and therefore assumed
to be understood, which is a ridiculous
assumption on my part, but sometimes gets me in trouble.
Getting out of bed is a good way to leave your troubles behind.
I often have trouble falling asleep
at night, so when I’m lying in bed I think up stories. That’s where I do a lot of my thinking. I also get a lot of ideas while I’m reading – sometimes reading someone else’s stories will make me think of one of my own.
You do not know me
,вЂ™ said Tortoise
. вЂI am a changed
man. I have learned that a man who makes trouble for others makes trouble for himself.
It doesnвЂ™t matter,вЂќ said Adrian, smiling
. He rested a hand on my shoulder
. вЂњSome things are worth the trouble.
Man’s troubles are rooted in extreme
attention to senses
, thoughts, and imagination. Attention should be focused internally to experience a quiet body and a calm
should bring happiness and joy to people and make them forget their troubles.
When trouble haunts me, need I sigh
?No, rather smile
Make love and not war! ‘Cause we don’t need no trouble.
What we need is love
and protect us on.
If you hope good down from above,
Help the weak if you are strong now.
If I had my life to live over, I would perhaps have more actual troubles but I’d have fewer imaginary
Sociology is really in trouble as a field. I can tell you, because I’ve known young people
who have wanted to go into it, and they have been uniformly advised
, if you are a free thinker
, stay away from sociology
I’m happy with my career and I’m not going to have the trouble of being typecast
I think everyone should be with who they love. I don’t want to be controversial
up a bunch of trouble but people are going to love who they are going to love. I think gay couples
should be allowed to marry. They should suffer
just like us heterosexuals. Ha ha ha!
As bad as I was, as much trouble and worry as I caused my mother, I loved her.
I decided to always sing in the back with the chorus
and never went up front because I had trouble performing
There is really no crisis except an artificial one…If the great American people will only keep their temper, on both sides
of the line, the trouble will come to an end.
Few [books] get translated
and the ones that do have trouble making it into the mainstream
. It’s more likely that Americans will discover another culture through an American writer rather read a writer from that culture.
If you could have a book called My Favorite
Six Stories, I don’t think I’d have trouble doing that.
Nature is what you don’t have to trouble about. It looks after itself.
A party like this isn’t about the surprise
factor. It’s about someone going to so much trouble that it just… overwhelms you.
If the thing is impossible, you need not trouble yourselves about it; if possible, try for it.
This is an hour of history that troubles our minds and hurts our hearts.
Growing up, I was in and out of trouble in group homes and other institutions, and when I was 14, I was locked
up in a psychiatric hospital
for a number of months for behavioral
I get anxious
about a lot of things, that’s the trouble. I get anxious about everything. I just can’t stop thinking about things all the time. And here’s the really destructive part – it’s always retrospective
. I waste
time thinking of what I should have
said or done.
The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world
the stupid are cocksure while the intelligent are full of doubt.
I think the first year and a half that I was in New York I was having trouble just living
somewhere. Back in them days the city was a lot different than it is now.
I know the police cause you trouble
They cause trouble everywhere
But when you die and go to Heaven
You’ll find no policemen
They act as if they supposed that to be very sanguine
about the general improvement of mankind is a virtue
that relieves them from taking trouble about any improvement in particular.
It’s like getting into film – I didn’t say early on, ‘I’m going to become a filmmaker
,’ ‘I’m going to show my work at MoMA.’ When you start to think those things, you’re in trouble.
It is one of the great troubles of life that we cannot
have any unmixed emotions. There is always something in our enemy that we like, and something in our sweetheart
that we dislike
When trouble arises
and things look bad, there is always one individual who perceives a solution and is willing to take command. Very often, that individual is crazy.
If you’re not spending 80 percent of your time marketing
, you are headed for trouble.
They say when trouble comes close ranks
, and so the white people did.
To ignore your conscience is to invite trouble.
Double, double, toil and trouble; Fire burn
, and cauldron bubble!
My friend and I were up to all sorts of shenanigans
at school. But one time it ended up disrupting the whole class and we got in trouble. His parents told him he wasn’t allowed to hang
out with me any more. I had a friendship break-up in third grade
. It was brutal
Out of the darkness
came Mr Carsington’s deep voice
, cool and calm. ” Pray don’t trouble yourselves, gentlemen
. It is merely a villain
come to cut our throats, rob our stores and ravish our women. No need for alarm. Mrs Pembroke has the matter in hand.
The trouble with a mask is it never changes
I like stirring things up
. I’m on the side of the kids more than I am on the adults. And occasionally I find some adults that have that same mischievous streak
, so I don’t get in too much trouble.
Elves and Dragons
! Cabbages and potatoes
are better for me and you. Don’t go getting mixed
up in the business of your betters, or you’ll land in trouble too big for you. ~Hamfast Gamgee (the Gaffer)
Give people, including
yourself, clear permission to make mistakes . . . and to fix
the problems. Since nobody’s perfect
, mistakes should be allowed. Cover-ups shouldn’t. Cover-ups create twice the trouble.
it all on you: you are the one who is wrong. If a kid is having trouble or is discouraged, the problem is not just inside the kid; it’s also in the system, the society.
I think we are ready to know that there are going to be people who are ready to save the world
, who come out when you’re in trouble and make sure that you’re okay.
You will know that wretched
men are the cause of their own suffering, who neither see nor hear the good that is near them, and few are the ones who know how to secure release
from their troubles.
can be closed
down, its chimneys
smokeless, waiting for the worker
to come back to his job, and all will be peaceful
. But the moment workers
are imported, and the striker sees his own place usurped, there is bound to be trouble.
The trouble with an alarm clock
is that what seems sensible
when you set it seems absurd when it goes off
I thought it was terrible. I don’t know who to believe. Williams
was very loyal
and honest. Nobody could ever say different. Sometimes, that got him into a lot of trouble. But after he died and they cut his head off, that made me sick.
To die, and thus avoid poverty or love, or anything painful
, is not the part of a brave man
, but rather of a coward; for it is cowardice to avoid trouble, and the suicide does not undergo
death because it is honorable, but in order to avoid evil.
You don’t get into trouble because of the things you don’t know. It is the things you don’t know you don’t know that really get you into a mess.
Men do not get up
and do mischief
, without there is someone in the head of it.
for a way out of my own troubles, I had found my way
into the troubles of others, some long gone
, and now I was trying to find my way back out, through their troubles, as if we human beings can ever learn from one another.