The Prophet said, "No prayer is harder for the hypocrites than the Fajr and the 'Isha' prayers and if they knew the reward for these prayers at their respective times, they would certainly present themselves (in the mosques) even if they had to crawl." The Prophet added, "Certainly I decided to order the Mu'adh-dhin (call-maker) to pronounce Iqama and order a man to lead the prayer and then take a fire flame to burn all those who had not left their houses so far for the prayer along with their houses."
To be yersel'sand to mak'that worth bein'. Nae harder job to mortals has been gi'en.Grieve
A good painter has two chief objects to paint, man and the intention of his soul; the former is easy, the latter harder, because he has to represent it by the attitudes and movements of the limbs.
An educated, healthy and confident nation is harder to govern.tony benn
"Steph thinks you can wear makeup and still find Narnia.""Well, so do I, but why make things harder?"
We must work harder to build mutual respect, an attitude of tolerance, with forbearance one for another.gordon b. hinckley
Imagination, he realized, came harder than memory.john irving
They say the bad guys are more interesting to play but there is more to it than that — playing the good guys is more challenging because it's harder to make them interesting.gregory peck
Teach him how to live,And, oh still harder lesson! how to die.Beilby Porteus
Rule of thumb: The more trimmings an insurance plan has and the harder someone is pitching it, the faster you should run.andrew tobias
It's impossible to tell what's going on at any given moment in Tomb of the Dragon Emperor; it's even harder to care about being able to tell.stephanie zacharek
Programming is much much harder than doing mathematics.doron zeilberger
To achieve satisfactory investment results is easier than most people realize; to achieve superior results is harder than it looks.benjamin graham
Friends have told her "Not so proud" Neighbors trying to sleep are yelling "Not so loud" Lovers in anger, "Block of ice" harder and harder just to be nice.joni mitchell
If you turn the other cheek, you will get a harder blow on it than you got on the first one. This does not always happen, but it is to be expected, and you ought not to complain if it does happen.george orwell
The elm and the ash ... when put in shape for use in buildings... are tough and having no stiffness... soon bend. But when they become dry with age, or are allowed to lose their sap... they get harder, and from their toughness supply a strong material for dowels to be used in joints and other articulations.vitruvius
It's getting harder and harder to think out loud. One of these days someone's gonna go off and kill Thomas a'Becket for me...larry wall
The opening of a foreign trade, by making them acquainted with new objects, or tempting them by the easier acquisition of things which they had not previously thought attainable, sometimes works a sort of industrial revolution in a country whose resources were previously undeveloped for want of energy and ambition in the people; inducing those who were satisfied with scanty comforts and little work to work harder for the gratification of their new tastes, and even to save, and accumulate capital, for the still more complete satisfaction of those tastes at a future time.
I think the reason I choose the comic approach so often is because it's harder, therefore affording me the opportunity to show off. Also, a comic vision is my natural world view, but I've grown up in spite of myself and I can pass the comic twist if it detracts from what the characters need. Yes, the life of a saint is hard.
He was a dictator who made me work harder and longer than anyone.
A symbol is always in general and, however precise its translation, an artist can restore to it only its movement: there is no word-for-word rendering. Moreover, nothing is harder to understand than a symbolic work. A symbol always transcends the one who makes use of it and makes him say in reality more than he is aware of expressing.