unbearable quotes

My mother liked Jim Reeves. I hated his records. He was unbearable.Diane Abbott

It's heavy, but I am able to carry it. Why? Because I'm an African woman. An African woman carries heavy loads anyway. That's how we are trained; we are brought up that nothing is unbearable. I use that now, positively. I use that now to have the thick skin that I have, and not fear, and move forward, and push; and push forward.Joyce Banda

The Sarajevans have a very particular world view - a mordant wit coupled with this unbearable sadness and... truckloads of guts, you know.Geraldine Brooks

How unbearable at times are people who are happy, people for whom everything works out.Anton Chekhov

I have always worked a bit with fashion people. I worked with Issey Miyake for a while, then Dolce & Gabbana; now we're working with Valentino. It's fine. The fashion world is a fairly weird world, but there are good people in it. It's weird because their timetables are unbearable.David Chipperfield

Everything that I have professionally, and so much of what I have personally, is because of this great, fair city, and to see it being drowned like this is almost unbearable.Harry Connick, Jr.

If it was necessary to tolerate in other people everything that one permits oneself, life would be unbearable.Georges Courteline

The condition of being an actress can be unbearable.Julie Delpy

You have to be very fond of men. Very, very fond. You have to be very fond of them to love them. Otherwise they're simply unbearable.Marguerite Duras

Occupy Wall Street was a disorganized movement without a clear focus and power base - essential in any successful revolution - but the message was clear: the divisions between those who are fortunate enough to enjoy city living as opposed to those who find it unbearable are too wide.Janine di Giovanni

I became almost immediately fascinated by the possibilities of trying out all conceivable reactions with them, some leading to explosions, others to unbearable poisoning of the air in our house, frightening my parents.Richard Ernst

I have long considered it one of God's greatest mercies that the future is hidden from us. If it were not, life would surely be unbearable.Eugene Forsey

I do think you are supposed to go through wars with your child because otherwise the tearing apart that has to happen when they go off to lead their own life would be unbearable.Dawn French

To die is poignantly bitter, but the idea of having to die without having lived is unbearable.Erich Fromm

As a general proposition, campaigns do not linger on the vice presidential nominee. When they have, it's always meant very bad news for the ticket. Think of Spiro Agnew's foot-in-mouth disease; Tom Eagleton's medical history; the real estate holdings of Geraldine Ferraro's husband; the unbearable lightness of Dan Quayle; Sarah Palin's reading list.Jeff Greenfield

Using the commons as a cesspool does not harm the general public under frontier conditions, because there is no public, the same behavior in a metropolis is unbearable.Garrett Hardin

I have seen what a laugh can do. It can transform almost unbearable tears into something bearable, even hopeful.Bob Hope

But on the whole, nothing requires unbearable energy for me, it's just a normal thing.Isabelle Huppert

I was going through a crisis once, so I went to therapy because I was so unbearable for myself.Irrfan Khan

Humor can help you cope with the unbearable so that you can stay on the bright side of things until the bright side actually comes along.Allen Klein