60 Best Quotes about Trouble

Trouble Quote of the Day

Growing up, I was in and out of trouble in group homes and other institutions, and when I was 14, I was locked up in a psychiatric hospital for a number of months for behavioral problems. - Gbenga Akinnagbe , Actor

In my deepest troubles, I frequently would wrench myself from the persons around me and retire to some secluded part of our noble forests. - John James Audubon, Scientist

Opinion has caused more trouble on this little earth than plagues or earthquakes. - Voltaire, Writer

Opinion Quotes

Four-fifths of all our troubles would disappear, if we would only sit down and keep still. - Calvin Coolidge, President


The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them - Bernard M. Baruch

When I first got out of drama school, my original manager tried to get me to change my name because people were having trouble spelling it and saying it. - Joe Manganiello

Change Quotes, Spelling Quotes

Most of us, swimming against the tides of trouble the world knows nothing about, need only a bit of praise or encouragement - and we will make the goal - Jerome Fleishman

Hang in There Quotes, Goal Quotes, Encouragement Quotes, Praise Quotes

If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you. - Calvin Coolidge, President

When a man laughs at his troubles he loses a great many friends. They never forgive the loss of their prerogative. - Francis Bacon, Philosopher

Great Quotes

The trouble with energy farming is that the energy isn't always where you want to use it, and it isn't always when you want to use it. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

Energy Quotes

The trouble with our Liberal friends is not that they're ignorant; it's just that they know so much that isn't so. - Ronald Reagan, President

Never go out to meet trouble. If you just sit still, nine cases out of ten, someone will intercept it before it reaches you. - Calvin Coolidge, President

I have trouble watching singers because they are so sincere. - Maria Bamford

Growing up, I was in and out of trouble in group homes and other institutions, and when I was 14, I was locked up in a psychiatric hospital for a number of months for behavioral problems. - Gbenga Akinnagbe , Actor

Problems Quotes

I hope to read a Harry Potter novel soon, to see what it's all about. I admit to being annoyed that many good light fantasy writers have had trouble getting published, in England and elsewhere, when it is obvious the readers were waiting for us all along. - Piers Anthony , Writer

Hope Quotes, Writers Quotes

Out of 6 billion humans, the troublemakers are just a handful. - Dalai Lama, Leader

The trouble with people is not that they don't know but that they know so much that ain't so. - Josh Billings, Comedian

Most of the trouble in this world has been caused by folks who can't mind their own business, because they have no business of their own to mind, any more than a smallpox virus has. - William S. Burroughs, Writer

Business Quotes, Mind Quotes

There are people who are always anticipating trouble, and in this way they manage to enjoy many sorrows that never really happen to them. - Josh Billings, Comedian

Sorrow Quotes

I could never accept findings based almost exclusively on mathematics. It ain't ignorance that causes all the trouble in this world. It's the things people know that ain't so. - Edwin Armstrong , Inventor

Ignorance Quotes, Mathematics Quotes

You may have seen me in movies like 'Fast & Furious' and 'Avatar.' But I wouldn't have been able to do any of that without hard work and determination. You can accomplish anything if you just stay out of trouble and do the right things. - Laz Alonso, Actor

Hard Work Quotes, Determination Quotes

It ain't ignorance that causes all the trouble in this world. It's the things people know that ain't so. - Edwin Armstrong , Inventor

Ignorance Quotes

I believe that your own thoughts can bring on positive or negative effects. So the people who feel sick all the time are the ones who are going to get sick, and the people who are constantly worried about what's going on around them... those are the ones in trouble. - Maria Conchita Alonso, Actress

Time Quotes, Thought Quotes

I do have trouble starting books. I have ideas that I have trouble starting to write. But I'm the kind of person who tends to finish everything she starts out of sheer stubbornness. - Cynthia Voigt

Ideas Quotes, Stubbornness Quotes

Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies. - Groucho Marx

Art Quotes, Lying Quotes, Politics Quotes

It is a light thing for whoever keeps his foot outside trouble to advise and counsel him that suffers. - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

The idea of it becomes a little freaky if you're dealing with someone who has trouble differentiating between fantasy and reality, but that's a concern no matter what kind of movie you're dealing with. - Adam Arkin , American Actor

Reality Quotes

To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true that the suicide braves death, he does it not for some noble object but to escape some ill. - Aristotle, Greek Philosopher

Death Quotes

I think it's misleading to use a word like 'God' in the way Einstein did. I'm sorry that Einstein did. I think he was asking for trouble, and he certainly was misunderstood. - Richard Dawkins, Scientist

God Quotes

When I was with the Labor Party, I'd get into trouble because the party bosses determined that some of what I wrote, or proposed to write about, wasn't conducive to their policies or to electoral success. - Ayaan Hirsi Ali , Dutch Politician

Success Quotes

Babies are always more trouble than you thought - and more wonderful - Charles Osgood

New Baby Congrats Quotes, Thought Quotes, Wonder Quotes

The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing - and then marry him - Cher

Women Quotes

Dad, I'm in some trouble. There's been an accident and you're going to hear all sorts of things about me from now on. Terrible things. - Edward Kennedy

I would like to find a way in which people in Saudi Arabia could learn that they can be something other than a Muslim. Some people may not realize this. Of course, there is the problem that you can get in trouble or get stoned. - Richard Dawkins, Scientist

Turkey is widely envied while there are very serious troubles in the world economy. - Ali Babacan, Turkish Politician

Economy Quotes

I don't think necessity is the mother of invention. Invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness - to save oneself trouble. - Agatha Christie, English Writer

Idleness Quotes, Laziness Quotes, Opinion Quotes

The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen. - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

Evil Quotes

A man who makes trouble for others is also making trouble for himself. - Chinua Achebe, Writer

If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month. - Theodore Roosevelt, President

It is almost always the cover-up rather than the event that causes trouble. - Howard Baker, Statesman

That's the trouble with being me. At this point, nobody gives a damn what my problem is. I could literally have a tumor on the side of my head and they'd be like, 'Yeah, big deal. I'd eat a tumor every morning for the kinda money you're pulling down.' - Jim Carrey

Money Quotes

The other teams could make trouble for us if they win. - Yogi Berra, Athlete

To mourn and bewail your ill-fortune, when you will gain a tear from those who listen, this is worth the trouble. - Aeschylus, Greek Poet

Worth Quotes

A 'No' uttered from the deepest conviction is better than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or worse, to avoid trouble. - Mahatma Gandhi

What troubles me is not that movie stars run for office, but that they find it easy to get elected. It should be difficult. It should be difficult for millionaires, too. - Shana Alexander , Journalist

The trouble with a kitten is that eventually it becomes a cat. - Ogden Nash

The trouble with censors is that they worry if a girl has cleavage. They ought to worry if she hasn't any. - Marilyn Monroe

Worry Quotes

I've had trouble now and again in Nigeria because I have spoken up about the mistreatment of factions in the country because of difference in religion. These are things we should put behind us. - Chinua Achebe, Writer

Action Quotes, Religion Quotes

The target of preventive war must have several characteristics. It must be virtually defenceless; it must be important enough to be worth the trouble; it must be possible to portray it as the ultimate evil and an imminent threat to our survival. - Noam Chomsky

Important Quotes, Character Quotes, Evil Quotes, War Quotes, Worth Quotes

The reason why I started the clothing line Licious is because I had trouble finding clothes for my body type. I figured if I'm having trouble finding clothes for me, being curvy, I know girls with my body type are probably facing the same issue. And so with the help of my designer, I came up with the idea of creating my own clothing line. - Coco Austin, Actress

Help Quotes

If your culture doesn't like geeks, you are in real trouble. - Bill Gates, American Businessman

6 Top quotes about Trouble by Mark Twain

I am an old man and have known a great many troubles, but most of them never happened. - Mark Twain

Great Quotes

My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it. - Mark Twain

Great Quotes

Drag your thoughts away from your troubles... by the ears, by the heels, or any other way you can manage it. - Mark Twain

Thought Quotes

It ain't what you don't know that gets you into trouble. It's what you know for sure that just ain't so. - Mark Twain

The trouble ain't that there is too many fools, but that the lightning ain't distributed right. - Mark Twain

To be good is noble; but to show others how to be good is nobler and no trouble. - Mark Twain

4 Famous quotes about Trouble by Hunter S. Thompson

The Hell's Angels try not to do anything halfway, and anyone who deals in extremes is bound to cause trouble, whether he means to or not. This, along with a belief in total retaliation for any offense or insult, is what makes the Hell's Angels unmanageable for the police and morbidly fascinating to the general public. - Hunter S. Thompson

Deals Quotes, Belief Quotes

One of the most basic factors in sports is that winning becomes a habit, and losing is the same way. When failure starts to feel normal in your life or your work or even your darkest vices, you won't have to go looking for trouble, because trouble will find you. Count on it. - Hunter S. Thompson

Life Quotes, Failure Quotes, Winning Quotes, Work Quotes, Habit Quotes, Vice Quotes

The trouble with Nixon is that he's a serious politics junkie. He's totally hooked and like any other junkie, he's a bummer to have around, especially as President. - Hunter S. Thompson

Politics Quotes

'Crazy' is a term of art; 'Insane' is a term of law. Remember that, and you will save yourself a lot of trouble. - Hunter S. Thompson

Art Quotes, Law Quotes