Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that one is adversity.
Unlike some, I don’t claim to hold the mystic key to the future. But judging from past events, it seems to me that those who want to prophesy the imminent end of America’s unique global role have a harder case to make than those who think we will limp on for a while, making a mess of things as usual.
Life isn’t easy, and leadership is harder still.
In the Einstein way, I can’t believe in a universe that doesn’t have some sort of prime mover, identical with all of created nature. I have a whole lot of a harder time with supposing the fine print of the Torah was a direct revelation.
A man will fight harder for his interests than for his rights.
I think ancient cultures incorporated death into the experience of life in a more natural way than we have done. In our obsessive focus on youth, on celebrity, our denial of death makes it harder for people who are grieving to find a place for that grief.
Leadership has a harder job to do than just choose sides. It must bring sides together.
One of the most important things that teachers teach students is you, you can work harder. You are mentally tougher than you think.
The harder the struggle, the more glorious the triumph. Self-realization demands very great struggle.
Never lose the childlike wonder. Show gratitude… Don’t complain; just work harder… Never give up.