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Quotes of tricky

  1. I personally think intellectual property is an oxymoron. Physical objects have a completely different natural economy than intellectual goods. It's a tricky thing to try to own something that remains in your possession even after you give it to many others. – John Perry Barlow
  2. People want change but not too much change. Finding that balance is tricky for every politician. – Eleanor Clift
  3. What I find sometimes that is tricky is if actors are using too much of their own life in a picture, in a scene, they get locked into a particular way to play the scene, and it lacks an immediacy. – Tom Cruise
  4. I'd love to thwart the Census form, but I want a constitutional basis for doing it- and here's the tricky thing. I think even constitutional purists would tell you that just because something isn't in the Constitution does not mean the government cannot do it. – Mark Davis
  5. I don't have any tricky plays, I'd rather have tricky players. – Abe Lemons
  6. Advice is such a tricky thing when you're young. – Jena Malone
  7. Calculating how much carbon is absorbed by which forests and farms is a tricky task, especially when politicians do it. – Donella Meadows
  8. This is a tricky domain because, unlike simple arithmetic, to solve a calculus problem- and in particular to perform integration- you have to be smart about which integration technique should be used: integration by partial fractions, integration by parts, and so on. – Marvin Minsky
  9. The business is a very tricky obstacle course, and you should be very clear about work begetting work. If you're not working, you're not interesting. – Elisabeth Rohm
  10. And my parents' separation was tricky But my mum had always been really honest with me, and treated me like an adult even when I was really young, so I knew they hadn't been getting on. – Lisa Snowdon
  11. Death is inevitable, but Life- that's the tricky bit where things happen. – Simon Travaglia
  12. So now I feel I'm lucky in the respect that I can sort of pick a little more carefully, which is tricky because as a black actress, there aren't that many roles to pick from. – Rachel True
  13. It was immediately apparent that it was full of tricky ingredients to balance. In fact, I found it very intriguing. What held me back from saying yes to the producer was that I wasn't sure who could play Truman. – Peter Weir
  14. The trick of making movies in this culture is how to not give up everything that makes them worthwhile in order to get them made- and that's a tricky balance. – Alex Winter

Usage examples for tricky

  1. " We'll ask him when he comes down," suggested George Watson, who used to be a mean, tricky boy, making a lot of trouble for Bunny and Sue. – Bunny Brown and his Sister Sue Giving a Show by Laura Lee Hope
  2. Cecilia took her through it patiently, going over and over again the tricky passages, and devoutly wishing that Providence in supplying her stepmother with boundless energy, a tireless voice and an enormous stock of songs, had also equipped her with an ear for music. – Back To Billabong by Mary Grant Bruce
  3. I'll be only too glad then; but these stairs are very tricky if you don't know them. – The Last Shot by Frederick Palmer
  4. Every morning he appeals to us for assistance in solving tricky little problems about pints of water and herrings and rectangular fields. – If I May by A. A. Milne
  5. It's clean sport, and nothing tricky you know. – The Chums of Scranton High at Ice Hockey by Donald Ferguson
  6. Pork is tricky diet in such weather as we're having! – News from the Duchy by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  7. It was a tricky smile, however, as Donnegan felt. – Gunman's Reckoning by Max Brand
  8. He's a tricky beast; but I reckon you'll handle him without any too much trouble. – Dick in the Desert by James Otis
  9. But I'd never had a crazy man to deal with, and I didn't realize how tricky and quick they are. – Careers of Danger and Daring by Cleveland Moffett
  10. It is a tricky breed. – Montlivet by Alice Prescott Smith
  11. It was no good trying some tricky approach; his best bet was the straight- from- the- shoulder bit. – Greylorn by John Keith Laumer
  12. This involved some tricky work with the various gravitational lines, using Mars and the Sun for repulsion and certain stars for attraction. – The Secret of the Ninth Planet by Donald Allen Wollheim
  13. The latch is tricky – Historical Romances: Under the Red Robe, Count Hannibal, A Gentleman of France by Stanley J. Weyman
  14. I wouldn't ride in as fast and tricky a ship as this Mosquito with you at the controls." – A Yankee Flier in Italy by Rutherford G. Montgomery
  15. If they shut him up in a room, Tricky got out by the chimney. – The Monkey That Would Not Kill by Henry Drummond
  16. It's a very tricky and complicated affair indeed. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  17. Willows are like that, tricky when they get old. – The Thing from the Lake by Eleanor M. Ingram
  18. They mustn't try to interpret the meaning of the laws and the books, they're so tricky and pettifogish! – The Reign of Greed Complete English Version of 'El Filibusterismo' by Jose Rizal
  19. He had no use for Mr. Coyote, and he did not mind letting that tricky fellow know it, either. – The Tale of Benny Badger by Arthur Scott Bailey
  20. But the bait always consists of misrepresentation and tricky subterfuges. – Cluthe's Advice to the Ruptured by Chas. Cluthe & Sons

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