Quotations that match 'troubled'.

My recollection of a hundred lovely lakes has given me blessed release from care and worry and the troubled thinking of our modern day. It has been a return to the primitive and the peaceful. Hamlin Garland Nature
[ Been Blessed Care Day Given Hundred Lakes Lovely Modern Our Peaceful Primitive Recollection Release Return Thinking Troubled Worry]
No architect troubled to design houses that suited people who were to live in them, because that would have meant building a whole range of different houses. It was far cheaper and, above all, timesaving to make them identical. Michael Ende Architecture
[ Above Architect Because Building Cheaper Design Different Far Houses Identical Live Make Meant Range Suited Them Troubled Were Whole Would]
I have terrible handwriting. I now say it's a learning disability... but a nun who was a very troubled woman hit me over the fingers with a ruler because my writing was so bad. Andrew Greeley
[ Bad Because Disability Fingers Handwriting Hit Learning Now Nun Over Ruler Say Terrible Troubled Very Woman Writing]
I have always looked upon alchemy in natural philosophy to be like enthusiasm in divinity, and to have troubled the world much to the same purpose. William Temple
[ Alchemy Always Divinity Enthusiasm Looked Much Natural Philosophy Purpose Same Troubled Upon World]
The city's contradictions and frailties drive me to the church. The church, in turn, binds my wounds and soothes my troubled heart, and sends me right back out into the city again. Steve Ross
[ Again Back Binds Church City Contradictions Drive Frailties Heart Into Out Right Sends Soothes Troubled Turn Wounds]
It is a far, far better thing to have a firm anchor in nonsense than to put out on the troubled seas of thought. John Kenneth Galbraith
[ Anchor Better Far Firm Nonsense Out Put Seas Than Thing Thought Troubled]
And I believe that it becomes a troubled continent because there are those who must always cause confusion so that we do not keep these natural resources. Miriam Makeba
[ Always Because Becomes Believe Cause Confusion Continent Keep Must Natural Resources These Those Troubled]
I think Bridge Over Troubled Water was a very good song. Artie sang it beautifully. The Boxer was a really nice record. But I don't think I've written any great songs. Paul Simon
[ Any Artie Beautifully Boxer Bridge Good Great Nice Over Really Record Sang Song Songs Think Troubled Very Water Written]
Action and faith enslave thought, both of them in order not be troubled or inconvenienced by reflection, criticism, and doubt. Henri Frederic Amiel
[ Action Both Criticism Doubt Enslave Faith Order Reflection Them Thought Troubled]
At the time it seriously troubled me, but in drafting me as Marshall Plan Administrator, President Truman did as great a favor for me as one man can do for another. It opened my eyes to many things of which I was totally unaware and it was the beginning of my real education. Paul Hoffman
[ Administrator Another Beginning Did Drafting Education Eyes Favor Great Man Many Marshall Opened Plan President Real Seriously Things Time Totally Troubled Truman Unaware Which]
I am still profoundly troubled by the war in Nicaragua. The United States launched a covert war against another nation in violation of international law, a war that was wrong and immoral. Bianca Jagger
[ Against Am Another Covert Immoral International Launched Law Nation Nicaragua Profoundly States Still Troubled United Violation War Wrong]
I am involved in minor league baseball. I go around the country speaking to troubled youths, trying to help them understand that whatever path they choose, they'll need to really pay attention to it. Gerry Cooney
[ Am Around Attention Baseball Choose Country Go Help Involved League Minor Need Path Pay Really Speaking Them Troubled Trying Understand Whatever Youths]
To play well you must feel tranquil and at peace. I have never been troubled by nerves in golf because I felt I had nothing to lose and everything to gain. Harry Vardon
[ Because Been Everything Feel Felt Gain Golf Had Lose Must Nerves Never Nothing Peace Play Tranquil Troubled Well]
I love the most the students with troubled lives. Wally Lamb
[ Lives Love Most Students Troubled]
More people are troubled by what is plain in Scripture than by what is obscure. Roy L. Smith
[ More Obscure Plain Scripture Than Troubled]
In trouble to be troubled, Is to have your trouble doubled. Daniel Defoe
[ Doubled Trouble Troubled Your]
They may the better fish in the water when it is troubled. Richard Grafton
[ Better Fish May Troubled Water]
We're allowing every Eric Harris, every troubled kid out there, to become the next Tim McVeigh. Theodore Kaczynski
[ Allowing Become Eric Every Harris Kid Mcveigh Next Out Tim Troubled]
While I remain troubled by the Corps' inability to fully justify the Model they used for their commercial traffic predictions, America clearly has an aging lock and dam infrastructure on the Mississippi. Ron Kind
[ Aging America Clearly Commercial Corps Dam Fully Inability Infrastructure Justify Lock Mississippi Model Predictions Remain Their Traffic Troubled Used While]
I'm in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame on the One-Hit Wonder Wall. I'm still very troubled by the fact that I'm in the hall and my dad isn't. Debby Boone
[ Dad Fact Fame Hall One-Hit Rock Roll Still Troubled Very Wall Wonder]
Most people would succeed in small things if they were not troubled with great ambitions. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
[ Ambitions Great Most Small Succeed Things Troubled Were Would]
Who knows who will be on board? A couple of spies, for sure. At least one grand duke; a few beautiful woman, no doubt very rich and very troubled. Anything can happen and usually does on the Orient Express. Morley Safer
[ Anything Beautiful Board Couple Does Doubt Duke Express Few Grand Happen Knows Least Orient Rich Spies Sure Troubled Usually Very Will Woman]
We shall find in our troubled hearts, where discord reigns, two needs which seem at variance, but which merge, as I think, in a common source - the love of the true, and the love of the fabulous. Alfred de Vigny
[ Common Discord Fabulous Find Hearts Love Merge Needs Our Reigns Seem Shall Source Think Troubled True Two Variance Where Which]
In these troubled, uncertain times, we don't need more command and control; we need better means to engage everyone's intelligence in solving challenges and crises as they arise. Margaret J. Wheatley
[ Arise Better Challenges Command Control Crises Engage Everyone Intelligence Means More Need Solving These Times Troubled Uncertain]
Elvis and I continued to be friends, and I saw him once or twice a year. But he was a troubled person. Ursula Andress
[ Continued Elvis Friends Him Once Person Saw Troubled Twice Year]
Do not be troubled for a language, cultivate your soul and she will show herself. Eugene Delacroix
[ Cultivate Herself Language She Show Soul Troubled Will Your]
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself like oil over the troubled sea of thought, and keeping the mind smooth and equable in the roughest weather. Washington Irving
[ Equable Gifts Good Heaven Inexhaustible Itself Keeping Mind Most Nature Oil Over Precious Roughest Sea Smooth Spreading Thought Troubled Weather]
There was a strange atmosphere on the set because we were filming in this large house, which was used for troubled children. You'd go in and find walls had been burnt down. The building was charged with this history and it stayed with us throughout the filming. Beatrice Dalle
[ Atmosphere Because Been Building Burnt Charged Children Down Filming Find Go Had History House Large Set Stayed Strange Throughout Troubled Us Used Walls Were Which]
Happiness is not being pained in body or troubled in mind. Thomas Jefferson
[ Being Body Happiness Mind Pained Troubled]
The original judgment of the FBI, the Secret Service, and the CIA was that there were three shots. I don't think that convinced us except as a statement by people, many of them who were familiar with ballistics. This question troubled me greatly. John Sherman Cooper
[ Cia Convinced Except Familiar Fbi Greatly Judgment Many Original Question Secret Service Shots Statement Them Think Three Troubled Us Were]
The quickest way to become troubled is to be concerned with what people are gonna say about your life and your work. Ahmad Jamal
[ Become Concerned Gonna Life Quickest Say Troubled Way Work Your]
We sometimes congratulate ourselves at the moment of waking from a troubled dream; it may be so the moment after death. Nathaniel Hawthorne
[ After Congratulate Death Dream May Moment Ourselves Sometimes Troubled Waking]
Begin thus from the first act, and proceed; and, in conclusion, at the ill which thou hast done, be troubled, and rejoice for the good. Pythagoras
[ Act Begin Conclusion Done First Good Hast Ill Proceed Rejoice Thou Thus Troubled Which]
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul. Marcus Aurelius
[ Find His Man More Nowhere Own Quieter Retreat Soul Than Untroubled]
I mention my age because I find people in this country - women, not men, of course - women are so troubled by their age. There's a culture of youth, and it's a phony culture. Teresa Heinz
[ Age Because Country Course Culture Find Men Mention Phony Their Troubled Women Youth]
I am seriously troubled by the proposed rapid consolidation in the telecommunications marketplace. Conrad Bums
[ Am Consolidation Marketplace Proposed Rapid Seriously Telecommunications Troubled]
No untroubled day has ever dawned for me. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Dawned Day Ever Untroubled]
But I was also a big mouth, I started to develop a troubled relationship with Harry Shorten. Gil Kane
[ Also Big Develop Harry Mouth Relationship Shorten Started Troubled]
Ultimately, we have just one moral duty: to reclaim large areas of peace in ourselves, more and more peace, and to reflect it towards others. And the more peace there is in us, the more peace there will be in our troubled world. Etty Hillesum
[ Areas Duty Just Large Moral More Others Our Ourselves Peace Reclaim Reflect Towards Troubled Ultimately Us Will World]
A great number of the disappointments and mishaps of the troubled world are the direct result of literature and the allied arts. It is our belief that no human being who devotes his life and energy to the manufacture of fantasies can be anything but fundamentally inadequate. Christopher Hampton
[ Allied Anything Arts Being Belief Devotes Direct Disappointments Energy Fantasies Fundamentally Great His Human Inadequate Life Literature Manufacture Mishaps Number Our Result Troubled World]
The proud, the cold untroubled heart of stone, that never mused on sorrow but its own. Thomas Campbell
[ Cold Heart Never Own Proud Sorrow Stone Untroubled]