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Letter "S" » struggling
«I've dated the sweet mama's boy, the musician rocker, the struggling artist - basically a lot of people without jobs.»
«In 1870 [during the first Vatican Council], Catholics were struggling with the question of what it meant to be an American; comfortably American in 1965, they now struggled with a more fundamental question: What it meant to be Catholic.»
«It isn't until you begin to fight in your own cause that you (a) become really committed to winning, and (b) become a genuine ally of other people struggling for their freedom.»
«In a society of little economic development, universal inactivity accompanies universal poverty. You survive not by struggling against nature, or by increasing production, or by relentless labor; instead you survive by expending as little energy as possible, by striving constantly to achieve a state of immobility.»
Author: Ryszard Kapuscinski
, Economic development
, Society of
, state of nature
«I'm struggling at the end to get out of the valley of hectoring youth, journalistic middle age, imposture, moneymaking, public relations, bad writing, mental confusion.»
«From 1945 to the end of the century, the United States attempted to overthrow more than 40 foreign governments, and to crush more than 30 populist-nationalist movements struggling against intolerable regimes. . . . In the process, the US caused the end of life for several million people, and condemned many millions more to a life of agony and despair.»
Author: William Blum
, end of life
, End Of The Century
, government of the United
, government of the United States
, the US
, United States government
«It's strange that words are so inadequate. Yet, like the asthmatic struggling for breath, so the lover must struggle for words.»
Author: T.S. Eliot
, The Lover
«Heaven, too, was very near to them in those days. God's direct agency was to be seen in the thunder and the rainbow, the whirlwind and the lightning. To the believer, clouds of angels and confessors, and martyrs, armies of the sainted and the saved, were ever stooping over their struggling brethren upon earth, raising, encouraging, and supporting them.»
Author: Arthur Conan Doyle, Sr.
«Is not a patron, my lord, one who looks with unconcern on a man struggling for life in the water, and when he has reached ground, encumbers him with help?»
«In struggling against anguish one never produces serenity; the struggle against anguish only produces new forms of anguish.»