Impossible Quotes

Indeed, man wishes to be happy even when he so lives as to make happiness impossible.

Saint Augustine

Education makes people easy to lead, but difficult to drive; easy to govern, but impossible to enslave

Henry Peter Brougham

Wilderness is a resource which can shrink but not grow... the creation of new wilderness in the full sense of the word is impossible.

Aldo Leopold

One need only think of the weather, in which case the prediction even for a few days ahead is impossible.

Albert Einstein

Terrorism is the tactic of demanding the impossible, and demanding it at gunpoint.


Probably it is impossible for humor to be ever a revolutionary weapon. Candide can do little more than generate irony

Lionel Trilling

It is impossible to resume the six-party talks under such provocative sanctions applied by the U.S. upon the DPRK.

Rodong Sinmun

Accomplishing the impossible means only that the boss will add it to your regular duties.

Doug Larson

Genteel women suppose that those things do not really exist about which it is impossible to talk in polite company.

Friedrich Nietzsche

For that is our unyielding faith - that in the face of impossible odds, people who love their country can change it.

Barack Obama

Aviation is proof that given, the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible.

Edward Vernon Rickenbacker

First, I worry about climate change. It's the only thing that I believe has the power to fundamentally end the march of civilization as we know it, and make a lot of the other efforts that we're making irrelevant and impossible

Bill Clinton

Your only obligation in any lifetime is to be true to yourself. Being true to anyone else or anything else is . . . impossible.

Richard Bach

To save the theatre, the theatre must be destroyed, the actors and actresses must all die of the plague. They poison the air, they make art impossible. It is not drama that they play, but pieces for the theatre. We should return to the Greeks, play in the open air; the drama dies of stalls and boxes and evening dress, and people who come to digest their dinner.

Eleanor Duse

Fantasy, abandoned by reason, produces impossible monsters; united with it, she is the mother of the arts and the origin of marvels.

Francisco de Goya

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