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" I am afraid my uncle will think himself justified by them on this occasion, when he asserts, that it is one of the most difficult things in the world to put a woman right, when she sets out wrong. "
Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences - Page 371
by American Academy of Arts and Sciences - 1866
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Selections from the Writings of John Ruskin

John Ruskin - 1868 - 479 pages
...Canaletto any more. — MP i. Pt. ii. sec. 5, ch. i. §19. WATER AS PAINTED BY THE OLD MASTERS. — It is one of the most difficult things in the world to express the light reflection of the blue sky on a distant ripple, and to make the eye understand the...
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The Century, Volume 113

1927
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Minutes of the General Association of Connecticut

General Association of Connecticut - 1870
...case of reformation which seems to be radical and permanent ; but it is allowed on all hands, that it is one of the most difficult things in the world to reform a drunkard. At one of the meetings of the Association of Medical Officers of Asylums for the...
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Journal of discourses. By B. Young [and others]. Reported by G.D ..., Volume 18

George D Watt - 1871
...success, must be reduced to a science. It is the same with religion ; but our traditions are such that it is one of the most difficult things in the world to make men believe that the revealed religion of heaven is a pure science, and all trae science in the...
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The Debates of the House of Deputies in the General Convention ...: As ...

1871
...by competent persons, that the translation of the Prayer Bo ik into French is an able translation ! It is one of the most difficult things In the world to effect a translation Uiż» a foreign language, and I would ask if we have certain and undoubted proof...
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The City temple (conducted) by J.Parker

Joseph Parker - 1871
...Lord hath need. There is but one Lord. That appears to be a very simple statement, easy of credence. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to believe that in the heart. Let a man have a conviction, intelligent, profound, unchangeable, that there...
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The City temple (conducted) by J.Parker

Joseph Parker - 1871
...Lord hath need. There is but one Lord. That appears to be a very simple statement, easy of credence. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to believe that in the heart. Let a man have a conviction, intelligent, profound, unchangeable, that there...
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Hansard's Parliamentary Debates, Volume 209

Great Britain. Parliament - Great Britain - 1872
...proper appointment, it should only be mentally resolved at the time when the Law Officer became a Judge. It is one of the most difficult things in the world to tell — a man hardly knows himself — when the first mental operation occurs ; and yet the noble...
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The Religious Magazine and Monthly Review, Volume 47

Unitarianism - 1872
...exhortation, "dare to be true;" we may paint the meanness of deception as we will ; but, after all, it is one of the most difficult things in the world to be uniformly, consistently, thoroughly sincere. "Speak the truth at all times," — how plain that...
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Our Home Physician: A New and Popular Guide to the Art of Preserving Health ...

George Miller Beard - Hygiene - 1875 - 1067 pages
...this peculiarity to a far greater degree. I pronounce this opinion with caution, for I am aware that it is one of the most difficult things in the world to arrive at absolute truth in all matters of this nature. Our life is so complex, so many and diverse...
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