The greater difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
The greater the effort, the greater the glory.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
There is no greater glory than love, nor any great punishment than jealously.
There is no greater glory than love, nor any greater punishment than jealousy.
The difficulty of writing a good theatre play set in new reality was even greater given that the level of similitude to life that is allowed in a film would not work on the stage.
There is no greater sorrow than to be mindful of the happy time in misery.
The greater part of the world's troubles are due to questions of grammar.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Will not a tiny speck very close to our vision blot out the glory of the world, and leave only a margin by which we see the blot? I know no speck so troublesome as self.
There is no true love save in suffering, and in this world we have to choose either love, which is suffering, or happiness. Man is the more man - that is, the more divine - the greater his capacity for suffering, or rather, for anguish.
The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.
Of all follies there is none greater than wanting to make the world a better place.
The smaller the mind the greater the conceit.
It's the difficulty we had with Mr. Bean, actually, when it went from TV to film. You certainly discover that you need to explain more about a character.
No other question has ever moved so profoundly the spirit of man; no other idea has so fruitfully stimulated his intellect; yet no other concept stands in greater need of clarification than that of the infinite.
Everyone has talent at twenty-five. The difficulty is to have it at fifty.
Man tends to increase at a greater rate than his means of subsistence.
If thou art able, O stranger, to find out all these things and gather them together in your mind, giving all the relations,thou shalt depart crowned with glory and knowing that thou hast been adjudged perfect in this species of wisdom.
There is no greater evil for men than the constraint of fortune.
The greater part of humanity is too much harassed and fatigued by the struggle with want, to rally itself for a new and sterner struggle with error.
There is no greater sorrow than to recall a happy time in the midst of wretchedness.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.