— David Russell Scottish classical guitarist 1953
„The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see.“
Вариант: The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody has decided not to see
Источник: The Fountainhead
— Bertrand Russell logician, one of the first analytic philosophers and political activist 1872 - 1970
Вариант: The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
„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.“
— Muhammad Ali African American boxer, philanthropist and activist 1942 - 2016
„The task is, not so much to see what no one has yet seen; but to think what nobody has yet thought, about that which everybody sees.“
— Erwin Schrödinger Austrian physicist 1887 - 1961
As quoted in Problems of Life (1952), by Ludwig von Bertalanffy, as reported in A Dictionary of Scientific Quotations (1991) edited by Alan L. Mackay, p. 219
— Tupac Shakur rapper and actor 1971 - 1996
1990s, Interview on the set of Gang Related (1996)
„Men explain things to me, still. And no man has ever apologized for explaining, wrongly, things that I know and they don't.“
— Rebecca Solnit, книга Men Explain Things To Me
Источник: Men Explain Things to Me
— John Pratt English judge and politician 1657 - 1725
16 How. St. Tr. 181.
Layer's Case (1722)
— Oprah Winfrey American businesswoman, talk show host, actress, producer, and philanthropist 1954
„An interested stranger asked me
How do I see the scenery from here?
It's how you think it would be.
It's useless to explain
Everybody GO! Everybody JUMP!“
— Ayumi Hamasaki Japanese recording artist, lyricist, model, and actress 1978
Lyrics, My Story
— Jim Carrey Canadian-American actor, comedian, and producer 1962
Контексте: Communication, hardest thing in the world. Y'know, I can look at you guys, I can communicate to you all night, but, one-on-one, I'm terrible. It's just, there's certain things about communicating that really bother me. Like whenever I meet somebody new I say, "Hi! How are you!" Most of the time when people hear that they'll say, "Good! And yourself?", or "Fine! Thank you very much!" But sometimes they like to surprise you, "I've got no dream, man! I'm all dead inside!"
„Maybe the hardest lesson Han had learned was that nobody is purely bad or good. Everybody seemed to be a mixture of both.“
— Cinda Williams Chima Novelist 1952
Источник: The Gray Wolf Throne
„To be nobody-but-yourself — in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else — means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.“
— E.E. Cummings American poet 1894 - 1962
A Poet's Advice (1958)
Контексте: Almost anybody can learn to think or believe or know, but not a single human being can be taught to feel …
the moment you feel, you're nobody-but-yourself.
To be nobody-but-yourself — in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else — means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.
— Ernest Hemingway, книга The Garden of Eden
Источник: The Garden of Eden