„Destroying things is much easier than making them.“

—  Suzanne Collins, The Hunger Games

Forrás: The Hunger Games

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Dorothy Day fénykép

„We are not expecting Utopia here on this earth. But God meant things to be much easier than we have made them.“

—  Dorothy Day Social activist 1897 - 1980

On Pilgrimage (1948)
Kontextus: We are not expecting Utopia here on this earth. But God meant things to be much easier than we have made them. A man has a natural right to food, clothing, and shelter. A certain amount of goods is necessary to lead a good life. A family needs work as well as bread. Property is proper to man. We must keep repeating these things. Eternal life begins now. "All the way to heaven is heaven, because He said, "I am the Way." The cross is there, of course, but "in the cross is joy of spirit." And love makes all things easy.

Henry Fielding fénykép

„It is much easier to make good men wise, than to make bad men good.“

—  Henry Fielding, könyv The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

Forrás: The History of Tom Jones, a Foundling

Quintilian fénykép

„So much easier is it to do many things than to do one thing for a long time continuously.“

—  Quintilian ancient Roman rhetor 35 - 96

Book I, Chapter XII, 7; translation by H. E. Butler
De Institutione Oratoria (c. 95 AD)
Eredeti: (la) Adeo facilius est multa facere quam diu.

Stephen Chbosky fénykép

„It's much easier not to know things sometimes.“

—  Stephen Chbosky, könyv The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Változat: It’s much easier not to know things sometimes.
Forrás: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Andy Rooney fénykép
Georges Clemenceau fénykép

„It is easier to make war than make peace.“

—  Georges Clemenceau French politician 1841 - 1929

Il est plus facile de faire la guerre que la paix.
"Discours de Paix" [Speech on Peace] Verdun (20 July 1919)
Prime Minister

Ted Bundy fénykép

„That's why it's so much easier for me to try to locate the bodies than it is to talk about the actual thing. It's so much more positive such as it could be.“

—  Ted Bundy American serial killer 1946 - 1989

Interview with Detective Dennis Couch, days before his execution. http://www.good4utah.com/contact/marcos-ortiz/ted-bundys-utah-confession

William McFee fénykép

„It is so much easier to tell intimate things in the dark.“

—  William McFee American writer 1881 - 1966

Book I: The Suburb, Ch. IV http://books.google.com/books?id=ByhFAAAAIAAJ&q=%22It+is+so+much+easier+to+tell+intimate+things+in+the+dark%22&pg=PA21#v=onepage
Casuals of the Sea (1916)

George Plimpton fénykép
Wisława Szymborska fénykép
Cecelia Ahern fénykép
Oscar Wilde fénykép
George Eliot fénykép

„It is so much easier to make up your mind that your neighbour is good for nothing, than to enter into all the circumstances that would oblige you to modify that opinion.“

—  George Eliot, könyv Scenes of Clerical Life

"The Sad Fortunes of the Rev. Amos Barton" Ch. 4
Scenes of Clerical Life (1858)
Kontextus: Nice distinctions are troublesome. It is so much easier to say that a thing is black, than to discriminate the particular shade of brown, blue, or green, to which it really belongs. It is so much easier to make up your mind that your neighbour is good for nothing, than to enter into all the circumstances that would oblige you to modify that opinion.

Bruce Springsteen fénykép
Stephen Chbosky fénykép

„It's much easier to not know things sometimes. Things change and friends leave. And life doesn't stop for anybody.“

—  Stephen Chbosky, könyv The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Változat: Things change. And friends leave. Life doesn't stop for anybody.
Forrás: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Thomas Fuller (writer) fénykép

„3006. It is often easier to make new, than to cobble up the old.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

Introductio ad prudentiam: Part II (1727), Gnomologia (1732)

James Russell Lowell fénykép
John Von Neumann fénykép

„There probably is a God. Many things are easier to explain if there is than if there isn't.“

—  John Von Neumann Hungarian-American mathematician and polymath 1903 - 1957

As quoted in John Von Neumann : The Scientific Genius Who Pioneered the Modern Computer, Game Theory, Nuclear Deterrence and Much More (1992) by Norman Macrae, p. 379

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