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The best way out is always through.

Author: Helen Keller (1880-1968)

Profession: American Blind/Deaf Author, Lecturer, Amorist

The day before my inauguration President Eisenhower told me, ''You'll find that no easy problems ever come to the President of the United States. If they are easy to solve, somebody else has solved them.'' I found that hard to believe, but now I know it is true.

Author: John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

Profession: Thirty-fifth President of the USA

Problems are the price of progress. Don't bring me anything but trouble. Good news weakens me.

Author: Charles F. Kettering (1876-1958)

Profession: American Engineer, Inventor

To every problem there is already a solution whether you know it or not.

Author: Grenville Kleiser (1868-1953)

Profession: American Author

If you can talk brilliantly enough about a problem, it can create the consoling illusion that it has been mastered.

Author: Stanley Kubrick (1928)

Profession: American Screen Writer, Film Producer, and Director

There is a time in the life of every problem when it is big enough to see, yet small enough to solve.

Author: Mike Leavitt


I'm afraid we have become a nation of plodders, who feel that all problems can be found in books and that the answers are on a certain page.

Author: Clarence Linder


Death and taxes are unsolved engineering problems

Author: Romana Machado


It is one of man's curious idiosyncrasies to create difficulties for the pleasure of resolving them.

Author: Joseph De Maistre (1753-1821)

Profession: French Diplomat, Philosopher

For every complex problem there is an answer that is clear, simple, and wrong.

Author: H. L. Mencken (1880-1956)

Profession: American Editor, Author, Critic, Humorist

The bigger the real-life problems, the greater the tendency for the discipline to retreat into a reassuring fantasy-land of abstract theory and technical manipulation.

Author: Tom Naylor


To solve the problems of today, we must focus on tomorrow.

Author: Erik Nupponen


Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Author: Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993)

Profession: American Christian Reformed Pastor, Speaker, Author

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Author: Norman Vincent Peale (1898-1993)

Profession: American Christian Reformed Pastor, Speaker, Author

Problems do not go away. They must be worked through or else they remain, forever a barrier to the growth and development of the spirit.

Author: M. Scott Peck

Profession: American Psychiatrist, Author