Give me problems
, give me work, give me the most abstruse cryptogram or the most intricate analysis, and I am in my own proper atmosphere.
In his childhood he had been a problem to his father and mother, and to the family doctors, though never had they come within a thousand miles of hitting upon the clue to his erratic, conduct.
The other problem was that of his marriage and of the stratagems he must employ in order to avoid his wife after dark.
Gentlemen," said he, "we have to resolve one of the most important problems
in the whole of the noble science of gunnery.
Because it will be trying to solve the problem
called `the problem
of the three bodies,' for which the integral calculus is not yet far enough advanced.
For the problem
is this: we know by what way the assassin gained admission,--he entered by the door and hid himself under the bed, awaiting Mademoiselle Stangerson.
Their interest in psychology is naturally centred in the relation of consciousness to its object, a problem
which, properly, belongs rather to theory of knowledge.
So we were saying the problem
may be put thus: to maintain nutrition and to give tone to the nerves.
She knew the post-nuptial problem
of retaining a husband's love, as few wives of any class knew it, just as she knew the pre-nuptial problem
of selecting a husband, as few girls of the working class knew it.
I have many friends in America, I feel a grateful interest in the country, I hope and believe it will successfully work out a problem
of the highest importance to the whole human race.
Happily these interior problems
are not infrequently resolved by quite exterior forces.
Let both sides explore what problems
unite us instead of belaboring those problems
which divide us.
You thirst for life and try to settle the problems
of life by a logical tangle.
Part of the process of recovering from my long sickness was to find delight in little things, in things unconnected with books and problems
, in play, in games of tag in the swimming pool, in flying kites, in fooling with horses, in working out mechanical puzzles.
and textual problems
, reference must be made to this edition, as also to Dr.