Impossible Quotes

Nothing’s impossible for those who don’t have to do it.

Impossibility: a word only to be found in the dictionary of fools.

With willing hearts and skillful hands, the difficult we do at once; the impossible takes a bit longer.

What we need is more people who specialize in the impossible.

You can’t get blood out of a stone.

Boswell: It is impossible to refute it – Johnson, striking his foot with mighty force against a large stone, till he rebounded from it, answered, ‘I refute it thus.’

The Difficult is that which can be done immediately; the Impossible that which takes a little longer.

You can’t make a silk purse from a sow’s ear.

There are goods so opposed that we cannot seize both, but, by too much prudence, may pass between them at too great a distance to reach either. This is often the fate of long consideration; he does nothing who endeavors to do more than is allowed to humanity. Flatter not yourself with contrarieties of pleasure. […]

To the timid and hesitating everything is impossible because it seems so.