Trump says he 'thought it would be easier' to be president, Twitter responds accordingly

As Trump nears his 100th day in office, he reflected on the challenges of the job that he has faced thus far in an interview with Reuters.

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He spoke about the conflict in North Korea, his loss of mobility and the parts of his job he did not anticipate -- but one quote in particular really caused a stir.

"I loved my previous life," he told Reuters. "I had so many things going. This is more work than in my previous life. I thought it would be easier."

The sentiment sparked quite a bit of controversy on Twitter: