Impossible Quotes

It is impossible to begin to learn that which one thinks one already knows.


Start by doing what’s necessary; then do what’s possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

Francis of Assisi

Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.

George Bernard Shaw

Those who make peaceful revolution impossible will make violent revolution inevitable.

John F. Kennedy

Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, no matter how improbable, must be the truth.

Arthur Conan Doyle

Have a vision. It is the ability to see the invisible. If you can see the invisible, you can achieve the impossible.

Shiv Khera

Envy blinds men and makes it impossible for them to think clearly.

Malcolm X

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.

Charles R. Swindoll

The impossible often has a kind of integrity which the merely improbable lacks.

Douglas Adams

Only those who attempt the absurd will achieve the impossible. I think it’s in my basement… let me go upstairs and check.

M.C. Escher

Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to accomplish.

Marcus Aurelius

In order to attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.

Miguel de Cervantes

In the face of an obstacle which is impossible to overcome, stubbornness is stupid.

Simone de Beauvoir

I have learned to use the word ‘impossible’ with the greatest caution.

Wernher von Braun

It is very nearly impossible… to become an educated person in a country so distrustful of the independent mind.

James A. Baldwin

The voice of conscience is so delicate that it is easy to stifle it; but it is also so clear that it is impossible to mistake it.

Madame de Stael

If you are unable to understand the cause of a problem it is impossible to solve it.

Naoto Kan

Nothing is impossible. Some things are just less likely than others.

Jonathan Winters

To a physicist, we have the ‘I’ word, the I-word is ‘impossible.’ That’s dangerous.

Michio Kaku

Maybe it’s impossible to spend time with Patrick Stewart and not have the conversation move to the extraterrestrial.

Stephen Rodrick