A perfection of means, and confusion of aims, seems to be our main problem.
No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.
You can never solve a problem on the level on which it was created.
The release of atomic energy has not created a new problem. It has merely made more urgent the necessity of solving an existing one.
The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem.
The problem is not that people are taxed too little, the problem is that government spends too much.
Some people wonder all their lives if they've made a difference. The Marines don't have that problem.
What we have found in this country, and maybe we're more aware of it now, is one problem that we've had, even in the best of times, and that is the people who are sleeping on the grates, the homeless, you might say, by choice.
All progress is precarious, and the solution of one problem brings us face to face with another problem.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
If someone thinks that love and peace is a cliche that must have been left behind in the Sixties, that's his problem. Love and peace are eternal.
Possession isn't nine-tenths of the law. It's nine-tenths of the problem.
The real problem is not why some pious, humble, believing people suffer, but why some do not.
C. S. Lewis
Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. And man can be a s big as he wants. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings.
John F. Kennedy
Now we have a problem in making our power credible, and Vietnam is the place.
John F. Kennedy
I've always had a problem with the average macho man - they've always been a threat to me.
I'd say it's been my biggest problem all my life... it's money. It takes a lot of money to make these dreams come true.
All sciences are now under the obligation to prepare the ground for the future task of the philosopher, which is to solve the problem of value, to determine the true hierarchy of values.
There are horrible people who, instead of solving a problem, tangle it up and make it harder to solve for anyone who wants to deal with it. Whoever does not know how to hit the nail on the head should be asked not to hit it at all.
Getting older is no problem. You just have to live long enough.
I am for violence if non-violence means we continue postponing a solution to the American black man's problem just to avoid violence.