difficult quotes

If you write, one of the questions you're always trying to answer is, Where do you get your ideas? And, if you write, you know how pointless a question this is and how difficult it is to answer.Lynn Abbey

To be in prison so long, it's difficult to remember exactly what you did to get there.Jack Henry Abbott

It is more difficult to keep the attention of hearers than of readers.Lascelles Abercrombie

For me, the most difficult piece is the one I'm about to make.Marina Abramovic

The mind is crazy thing. To be focused is the most difficult thing.Marina Abramovic

I had a very difficult relationship with my mother. She used to wake me up in the middle of the night if I wasn't sleeping straight and was messing up the sheets. Now when I stay in hotels I sleep so straight they don't even think I've used the bed.Marina Abramovic

In Moscow I feel most comfortable. I'm used to four different seasons; it's difficult for people in London to understand. People brought up in Russia like my kids want to play in the snow.Roman Abramovich

I am really impressed by lawyers who write books and tell us that they never lost a case. Most lawyers who have never lost a case have not had enough hard cases. But there are very difficult cases out there.Floyd Abrams

Pitching is always a weird, difficult thing.J. J. Abrams

Having small children and being an investigative reporter would seem like a difficult mix, but it worked well for me. I was often working on my own enterprise stories, which were not as deadline sensitive.Jill Abramson

I tell my students, it's not difficult to identify with somebody like yourself, somebody next door who looks like you. What's more difficult is to identify with someone you don't see, who's very far away, who's a different color, who eats a different kind of food. When you begin to do that then literature is really performing its wonders.Chinua Achebe

There's a saying, 'It's easy to write songs, but very difficult to write great songs.' I'm going through that right now.Bryan Adams

Such decisions will be far reaching and difficult. But you never lacked courage in the past. Your courage is now needed for the future.Gerry Adams

I get so nervous on stage I can't help but talk. I try. I try telling my brain: stop sending words to the mouth. But I get nervous and turn into my grandma. Behind the eyes it's pure fear. I find it difficult to believe I'm going to be able to deliver.Adele

Sometimes novels are considered 'important' in the way medicine is - they taste terrible and are difficult to get down your throat, but are good for you.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

My father was a very difficult man.Sade Adu

Everyone must correct his own self; this is something more difficult to cope with, but it is not impossible.Bhumibol Adulyadej

If you look at my life, generally, I've been put in situations which were difficult and which I conquered.Madeleine Albright

It is commonly said that men are forward to believe whatever is connected with their own interest. This in common cases is true; but it is also true, that when some very great and unexpected good news is brought to us, we find it very difficult to credit it.Archibald Alexander

It is more difficult to designate this form of conation on its practical side by a satisfactory name.Samuel Alexander