Quotes by hardest
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American Boxer 1942-
Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It's not something you learn in school. But if you haven't learned the meaning of friendship, you really haven't learned anything.
New Zealand-born British Author 1888-1923
Risk! Risk Anything! Care no more for the opinion of others, for those other voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
American Essayist 1934-
A place belongs forever to whoever claims it hardest, remembers it most obsessively, wrenches it from itself, shapes it, renders it, loves it so radically that he remakes it in his own image.
Lyndon B. Johnson
American president 1908-173
A president's hardest task is not to do what is right, but to know what is right.
American baseball player 1881-
Baseball people are generally allergic to new ideas; it took years to persuade them to put numbers on uniforms, and it is the hardest thing in the world to get Major League Baseball to change anythingâ€”even spikes on a new pair of shoesâ€”but they will eventually...they are bound to.Source: In 1954
American stand-up comedian, actor, voice actor, and professional 1960-
Broadway was without doubt the hardest I ever worked in my life and the highest highs I've ever had as an actor. The unadulterated fear was on a level that was hard to explain.
By the time we hit fifty, we have learned our hardest lessons. We have found out that only a few things are really important. We have learned to take life seriously, but never ourselves.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is the victory over self.
English musician and singer 1737-1824
I put up a huge wall of denial. It was years before I was able to break through it... accepting that your child has a disability, especially one like LD that cannot be seen or easily diagnosed, is one of the hardest things to come to terms with.
American radio and television 1903-1983
I really believe in myself. I'm the hardest worker I know, and one of the best songwriters. There's a craft to it, and it takes a long time to hone it, and I work really hard at it.
Adlai E. Stevenson II
American lawyer, politician, and diplomat 1900-1965
I'm not an old, experienced hand at politics. But I am now seasoned enough to have learned that the hardest thing about any political campaign is how to win without proving that you are unworthy of winning.
In real life, the hardest aspect of the battle between good and evil is determining which is which.Source: Infinity plus interview (2001) Sunsets of High Renown
English writer 1812-1870
In the exhaustless catalogue of Heaven's mercies to mankind the power we have of finding some germs of comfort in the hardest trials, must ever occupy the foremost place.Source: Barnaby Rudge
French writer and philosopher 1712-1778
It is not the criminal things that are hardest to confess, but the ridiculous and the shameful.
American writer 1901-1986
It is one of the ironies of the ministry that the very man who works in God's name is often hardest put to find time for God. The parents of Jesus lost Him at church, and they were not the last ones to lose Him there.