Uncomfortable Quotes

I think it's very uncomfortable for people to talk to children about war, and so they don't because it's easier not to. But then you have young people at eighteen who are enlisting in the army, and they really don't have the slightest idea what they're getting into.
About
Army
Because
Children
Easier
Eighteen
Getting
I think
Idea
People
Really
Slightest
Talk
Then
Gender is not an easy conversation to have. It makes people uncomfortable, sometimes even irritable. Both men and women are resistant to talk about gender or are quick to dismiss the problems of gender. Because thinking of changing the status quo is always uncomfortable.
About
Always
Because
Both
Both men and women
Changing
Conversation
Dismiss
Easy
Even
Gender
Makes
Men
Men and women
Because gender can be uncomfortable, there are easy ways to close this conversation. Some people will bring up evolutionary biology and apes, how female apes bow to male apes - that sort of thing. But the point is this: we are not apes. Apes also live in trees and eat earthworms. We do not.
Also
Ape
Because
Biology
Bow
Bring
Close
Conversation
Easy
Eat
Evolutionary
Female
Gender
How
When I became poet laureate, I was in a slightly uncomfortable position because I think a lot of poetry isn't worth reading.
Became
Because
I think
Laureate
Lot
Poet
Poet laureate
Poetry
Position
Reading
Slightly
Think
Worth
The innocent seldom find an uncomfortable pillow.
Find
Innocent
Pillow
Seldom
In the early New England meeting-houses the seats were long, narrow, uncomfortable benches, which were made of simple, rough, hand-riven planks placed on legs like milking-stools.
Bench
Early
England
Legs
Like
Long
Made
Narrow
New
New england
Placed
Rough
Seats
Simple
I was such a sullen, angry, sad kid. I'm sure there are writers who have had happy childhoods, but what are you going to write about? No ghosts, no fear. I'm very happy that I had an unhappy and uncomfortable childhood.
About
Angry
Childhood
Childhoods
Fear
Ghosts
Going
Had
Happy
Kid
No Fear
Sad
Sullen
Sure
A horse is dangerous at both ends and uncomfortable in the middle.
Both
Dangerous
Ends
Horse
Middle
An Englishman thinks he is moral when he is only uncomfortable.
Englishman
He
Moral
Only
Thinks
I am uncomfortable talking about the things that I write. It seems unseemly to me. I have no problem at all when I see anybody else talking about the same project, but I feel my work should speak for itself.
About
Am
Anybody
Anybody Else
Else
Feel
I Am
I Feel
I See
I Write
Itself
Me
No Problem
Problem

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