Quotes: distressing

Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.

1
  • Mahatma Gandhi
    Mahatma Gandhi
    Indian politician 1917-1985
    Mahatma Gandhi
    - +
    +1
    Indolence is a delightful but distressing state; we must be doing something to be happy. Action is no less necessary than thought to the instinctive tendencies of the human frame.
  • Rose Macaulay
    Rose Macaulay
    English writer 1881-1958
    Rose Macaulay
    - +
     0
    At the worst, a house unkept cannot be so distressing as a life unlived.
  • Barbara Tuchman
    Barbara Tuchman
    American historian 1912-1989
    Barbara Tuchman
    - +
     0
    No more distressing moment can ever face a British government than that which requires it to come to a hard, fast and specific decision.
  • Aldous Huxley
    Aldous Huxley
    English writer 1894-1963
    Aldous Huxley
    - +
     0
    The most distressing thing that can happen to a prophet is to be proved wrong. The next most distressing thing is to be proved right.
1