Complicated Quotes

Quotes tagged as "complicated" (showing 1-30 of 106)
Sarah Dessen
“You couldn't just pick and choose at will when someone depended on you, or loved you. It wasn't like a light switch, easy to turn on or off. If you were in, you were in. Out, you were out.”
Sarah Dessen, Along for the Ride

Douglas Adams
“All you really need to know for the moment is that the universe is a lot more complicated than you might think, even if you start from a position of thinking it's pretty damn complicated in the first place.”
Douglas Adams

Haruki Murakami
“Some things in life are too complicated to explain in any language.”
Haruki Murakami, Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

Erich Maria Remarque
“Strange how complicated we can make things just to avoid showing what we feel!”
Erich Maria Remarque, The Night in Lisbon

Philip Pullman
“And I came to believe that good and evil are names for what people do, not for what they are. All we can say is that this is a good deed, because it helps someone or that's an evil one because it hurts them. People are too complicated to have simple labels.”
Philip Pullman, The Amber Spyglass

“I'm THAT complicated, mysterious, yet content with the "simple" things in life. Don't try to understand me; you won't figure me out. But you're free to like me the way I am.”
Marwa Ayad

Lauren Kate
“They could steam up windows with their kisses, but as soon as they started using
their mouths for other things—like talking—everything got so complicated.”
Lauren Kate, Torment

Jenny B. Jones
“You’re a teenager. It’s all complicated.”
Jenny B. Jones, There You'll Find Me

Lauren Myracle
“So as a seventh grader, no, you weren't friends with people you didn't like. But sometimes you also weren't friends with people you did like, which was complicated, and which didn't make any sense if you tried to explain it. Sometimes things just changed. That's where the sadness came in.”
Lauren Myracle, Thirteen

Elizabeth Kostova
“Recently abandoned women can be complicated.”
Elizabeth Kostova, The Historian

Nicholas Sparks
“grown-ups always say that things are complicated.”
Nicholas Sparks, A Bend in the Road

Bella Andre
“I’ve always wondered why love has to be so full of conflict and strife. Why can’t love be simple? Why can’t it just be as pure as two people who realize that they can’t live as well, or as happily, apart as they can together?”
Bella Andre, Come A Little Bit Closer

E.B. White
“There's no limit to how complicated things can get, on account of one thing always leading to another.”
E.B. White

أحمد العسيلي
“صعبة جدًّا عليّا في فهمها الحياة ، غريبة ومعقدة وملفلفة ومش واضحة خالص .. عندها قدرة عجيبة انها تفاجأك .. وكل ما تفتكر انّك خلاص مس حتستغرب تاني ، تفاجأك تاني”
أحمد العسيلي, كتاب مالوش اسم

Preeti Shenoy
“Men are always complaining about how difficult it is to understand women but I think it is the other way round. Men clan up and do not express what they feel. Then they suddenly stop all communication with you and vanish. All you can do is wait. I wish men came with instruction manual.”
Preeti Shenoy, The One You Cannot Have

Fredrik Backman
“Everything is complicated if no one explains it to you.”
Fredrik Backman, My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry

Charlotte Eriksson
“I am a complicated person with a simple life and I am the reason for everything that ever happened to me.”
Charlotte Eriksson

J. Courtney Sullivan
“The girls said she was too cynical about love, but how could you not be? On the surface, relations between men and women were all soft kisses and white gowns and hand-holding. But underneath they were a scary, complicated, ugly mess, just waiting to rise to the surface.”
J. Courtney Sullivan, Commencement

Poul Anderson
“I’ve yet to see any problem, however complicated, which when you looked at it the right way didn’t become still more complicated.”
Poul Anderson, Call Me Joe

Lorrie Moore
“She knew there were only small joys in life--the big ones were too complicated to be joys when you got all through--and once you realized that, it took a lot of the pressure off.”
Lorrie Moore, Like Life

Lauren Myracle
“So, as a seventh grader,no, you weren't friends with people you didnt like. But sometimesyou also werent friends with people you did like, which was complicated, and which didnt make any sence if you tried to explain it. Sometimes things just changed. Thats where the sadness came in.”
Lauren Myracle

Margaret Atwood
“Every Canadian has a complicated relationship with the United States, whereas Americans think of Canada as the place where the weather comes from.”
Margaret Atwood

Adam Levin
“Some men so needfully require complication, they find themselves defending their enemies.”
Adam Levin, The Instructions

“It's because life is simple that we make it complicated.”
Anthony T. Hincks.

Daniel Handler
“For every girl I thought I was uncomplicated sex, it wasn't. Put it this way: if you can't see the complication, you're probably it.”
Daniel Handler, All the Dirty Parts

“The truth is simple. If it were complicated, everyone would understand it.”
Unknown

Islam Bakli
“هناك كثيرٌ من التّعقيدات في الحياة الّتي لا يد لنا فيها نتركها لله، فلم نعقدّ الأشياء الّتي لنا يدٌ فيها وهي أبسط بكثير ممّا نعتقد؟”
There are a lot of complications in life that we have no control over which we leave to God, so why do we complicate the things that we have control over and it is much simpler than we think?”
Islam Bakli, كل شيء بقدر

Craig D. Lounsbrough
“I’m not all that convinced that life is all that complicated. However, I’m quite convinced that ever since we got our hands on it it’s been nothing but complicated.”
Craig D. Lounsbrough

“Our intricated thoughts insist us to make our life complicated.”
KAMLESH MISHRA

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