„All beginnings are very troublesome things.“

—  Letitia Elizabeth Landon, Traits and Trials of Early Life (1836)

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„It is a troublesome thing this susceptibility to affronts where none are intended.“

—  Anne Brontë, buch The Tenant of Wildfell Hall
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„Kaffirs are as a rule uncivilised—the convicts even more so. They are troublesome, very dirty and live almost like animals.“

—  Махатма Ганди pre-eminent leader of Indian nationalism during British-ruled India 1869 - 1948
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„The beginnings of all things are small.“

—  Marcus Tullius Cicero Roman philosopher and statesman -106 - -43 v.Chr
Omnium rerum principia parva sunt. Variant translation: Everything has a small beginning. "De Finibus Bonorum et Malorum" Book V, Chapter 58

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„Nice distinctions are troublesome.“

—  George Eliot, buch Scenes of Clerical Life
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„Life is pleasant. Death is peaceful. It's the transition that's troublesome.“

—  Isaac Asimov American writer and professor of biochemistry at Boston University, known for his works of science fiction and popular … 1920 - 1992

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„How easy it is to repel and to wipe away every impression which is troublesome or unsuitable, and immediately to be in all tranquility.“

—  Marcus Aurelius, buch Selbstbetrachtungen
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„There are two things which a democratic people will always find very difficult—to begin a war and to end it.“

—  Alexis De Tocqueville, buch Democracy in America
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„There is a diabolical streak in me, a troublesome and inexplicable perversity.“

—  Octave Mirbeau French journalist, art critic, travel writer, pamphleteer, novelist, and playwright 1848 - 1917

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„If there is an underlying oneness of all things, it does not matter where we begin“

—  Charles Fort, buch Lo!
Lo! (1931), Context: If there is an underlying oneness of all things, it does not matter where we begin, whether with stars, or laws of supply and demand, or frogs, or Napoleon Bonaparte. One measures a circle, beginning anywhere. Pt 1, Ch. 1 http://www.resologist.net/lo101.htm

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