Quotes 1 till 4 of 4.
Indian politician 1917-1985+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.
English writer 1881-19580
At the worst, a house unkept cannot be so distressing as a life unlived.
American historian 1912-19890
No more distressing moment can ever face a British government than that which requires it to come to a hard, fast and specific decision.
English writer 1894-19630
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.