difficulties quotes

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.John Quincy Adams

I am concerned because even in the past two years that were the jubilee years, I have seen evident signs which show that the people are still in great difficulties, and there are things that still need to be remedied and looked after in many areas.Bhumibol Adulyadej

I have had to work long and hard to eradicate the dangerous delusion that, in a bad position, I could always, or nearly always, conjure up some unexpected combination to extricate me from my difficulties.Alexander Alekhine

The difficulties of conducting espionage against the Soviet Union in the Soviet Union were such that historically the Agency had backed away from the task.Aldrich Ames

The campaign against terrorism is going to be global and it's going to be long and there's reason to expect there will be difficulties along the way.Richard Armitage

Hitherto I have courted Truth with a kind of Romantick Passion, in spite of all Difficulties and Discouragements: for knowledge is thought so unnecessary an Accomplishment for a Woman, that few will give themselves the Trouble to assist us in the Attainment of it.Mary Astell

My parents were divorced when I was a young teenager, and I was raised by a single mother after that. So, I understand the difficulties that families have. I understand single parenting.Michele Bachmann

Presumption should never make us neglect that which appears easy to us, nor despair make us lose courage at the sight of difficulties.Benjamin Banneker

Our achievements speak for themselves. What we have to keep track of are our failures, discouragements and doubts. We tend to forget the past difficulties, the many false starts, and the painful groping.Ethel Barrymore

The mistakes and unresolved difficulties of the past in mathematics have always been the opportunities of its future.E. T. Bell

It is true I had been successful on a small scale in overcoming one of the main difficulties in the new process, but there was still much to invent, and much that at that period I necessarily knew nothing about.Henry Bessemer

One of the difficulties of not knowing for so long whether we were doing a fifth season or not was that we weren't really allowed to go out shopping for work.Claudia Black

The difficulties and struggles of today are but the price we must pay for the accomplishments and victories of tomorrow.William J. H. Boetcker

Men don't have as many difficulties and are more supported to combine the different aspects of their life.Emma Bonino

There are two ways of meeting difficulties: you alter the difficulties or you alter yourself meeting them.Phyllis Bottome

Concerned that others were not coming onto the summit and because I had no radio link to those below me, I began to wonder if there were difficulties down the mountain. I made the decision to descend.Anatoli Boukreev

Everything must be recaptured and relocated in the general framework of history, so that despite the difficulties, the fundamental paradoxes and contradictions, we may respect the unity of history which is also the unity of life.Fernand Braudel

Out of difficulties grow miracles.Jean de la Bruyere

With the club now in administration and concern about where the money for land sale has gone, I know there are huge commercial difficulties to be resolved, but I hope that football will once again become the most important issue.Anne Campbell

I've always had difficulties with female characters.John le Carre