Problem Quotes

If you only have a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.

George Bernard Shaw

Life is not a problem to be solved, but a reality to be experienced.

Soren Kierkegaard

No problem can be solved from the same level of consciousness that created it.

Albert Einstein

The real problem is not whether machines think but whether men do.

B. F. Skinner

The opinion which other people have of you is their problem, not yours.

Elisabeth Kubler-Ross

You’re either part of the solution or you’re part of the problem.

Eldridge Cleaver

The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.

Gloria Steinem

Whenever a theory appears to you as the only possible one, take this as a sign that you have neither understood the theory nor the problem which it was intended to solve.

Karl Popper

Every utopia – let’s just stick with the literary ones – faces the same problem: What do you do with the people who don’t fit in?

Margaret Atwood

Every time you think the problem is ‘out there,’ that very thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

I’ve never had a problem with drugs. I’ve had problems with the police.

Keith Richards