Understanding Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Understanding

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Understanding the laws of nature does not mean that we are immune to their operations.
~By David Gerrold ~


The crown of life is neither happiness nor annihilation; it is understanding.
~By Winifred Holtby ~


Starting out in a beginner class and really understanding the fundamentals of yoga is really important.
~By Mariel Hemingway ~


They have an understanding regime; they work hard and get results, they are a happy team.
~By David Gower ~


Freedom from the desire for an answer is essential to the understanding of a problem.
~By Jiddu Krishnamurti ~


What Mr. Obama wants in a nominee isn't really "empathy" and "understanding." He wants a liberal, activist Supreme Court justice.
~By Karl Rove ~


It states, History should be regarded as a means for understanding the past and solving the challenges of the future. It also suggests that this celebration of the end of slavery is an important and enriching part of the history and heritage of the United States.
~By Mark Foley ~


Music can also be a sensual pleasure, like eating food or sex. But its highest vibration for me is that point of taking us to a real understanding of something in our nature which we can very rarely get at. It is a spiritual state of oneness.
~By Terry Riley ~


Ronald Reagan gave our party a bowling alley image as opposed to a country club image. We were talking to people who go bowling on Thursday night, and they were understanding what we were saying.
~By Pete du Pont ~


In Connecticut, my understanding, although I haven't seen the actual litigation, is that they want to measure every other year and not provide annual assessment as is required in the statute.
~By Margaret Spellings ~


It has always seemed strange to me... the things we admire in men, kindness and generosity, openness, honesty, understanding and feeling, are the concomitants of failure in our system. And those traits we detest, sharpness, greed, acquisitiveness, meanness, egotism and self-interest, are the traits of success. And while men admire the quality of the first they love the produce of the second.
~By John Steinbeck ~


Understanding does not cure evil, but it is a definite help, inasmuch as one can cope with a comprehensible darkness.
~By Carl Jung ~


Such as have reason, understanding, or common sense, will, and ought to make use of it in those things that concern themselves and their posterity, and suspect the words of such as are interested in deceiving or persuading them not to see with their own eyes.
~By Algernon Sydney ~


I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone.
~By Gerald R. Ford ~


With women and women, I think there's an understanding. Nobody knows what a woman feels or experiences but another woman. We are the nurturers, and there are times when we need to be nurtured.
~By Dana Plato ~


One of the first signs of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
~By Franz Kafka ~


A better world shall emerge based on faith and understanding.
~By Douglas MacArthur ~


I mean, yeah, I'm sure that Python and the other things have paved the way for a greater understanding of the British sense of humor, but I don't think it's all that different than the American sense of humor.
~By Simon Pegg ~


The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in the insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well meaning but without understanding.
~By Louis D. Brandeis ~


I never had one beer. If I bought a six-pack of beer, I kept drinking till all six beers were gone. You have to have that kind of understanding about yourself. I haven't had a drink now in 12 years.
~By Samuel L. Jackson ~


My art is an attempt to reach beyond the surface appearance. I want to see growth in wood, time in stone, nature in a city, and I do not mean its parks but a deeper understanding that a city is nature too-the ground upon which it is built, the stone with which it is made.
~By Andy Goldsworthy ~


Democracy, like any non-coercive relationship, rests on a shared understanding of limits.
~By Elizabeth Drew ~


My heart is singing for joy this morning! A miracle has happened! The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind, and behold, all things are changed!
~By Anne Sullivan ~


Man masters nature not by force but by understanding. This is why science has succeeded where magic failed: because it has looked for no spell to cast over nature.
~By Jacob Bronowski ~


I definitely feel we're moving forward. There's a lot more understanding... there's less fear and we're working on there being less hatred.
~By Melissa Etheridge ~


Actually, if I could find a woman who was that wonderful; that understanding, well, I'd give her everything in the world that was in my power to give. And, I'd love her more than I ever thought it possible to love any woman.
~By James MacArthur ~


Those early steps are very important in understanding the evolution. But in themselves, maybe now you need the later records to understand the significance of the earlier records!
~By Evan Parker ~


Advances in technology and in our understanding of illness and disease together with an expanded workforce and greater resources will allow us to provide more services to a higher quality.
~By John Hutton ~


No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
~By Plato ~


The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.
~By Albert Camus ~


In fact, jazz has such a great feeling and great emotional content that it really doesn't require you to have technical understanding of it. I think you just have to allow your feelings to go with the music and you will find yourself carried along by it fairly quickly.
~By Dave Holland ~


This path that we are now starting will be long, and we must follow it to remind ourselves of the great principles that, in our understanding, should always inspire us.
~By Marc Forne Molne ~


A mistake is to commit a misunderstanding.
~By Bob Dylan ~


I just don't know that shame and fear need to be our teachers; rather, compassion, understanding, and love should be our guides.
~By Kyan Douglas ~


I am against religion because it teaches us to be satisfied with not understanding the world.
~By Richard Dawkins ~


A President needs political understanding to run the government, but he may be elected without it.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


It is very hard to separate one's self from a character. Sometimes the people closest to me have to be very understanding.
~By Halle Berry ~


Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.
~By Albert Einstein ~


If you're in such a position of power and your ego is such that this is not possible, then its essential to have a small cadre of very bright, committed people who are questioning, exploring and understanding these emerging concepts.
~By Dee Hock ~


Between our birth and death we may touch understanding, As a moth brushes a window with its wing.
~By Christopher Fry ~


I really haven't been cognitive of gas prices. It wasn't until I filled up my husband's Toyota Prius Hybrid that I had a moment of understanding of how people who drive gas cars feel.
~By Alexandra Paul ~


For infants and toddlers learning and living are the same thing. If they feel secure, treasured, loved, their own energy and curiosity will bring them new understanding and new skills.
~By Amy Laura Dombro ~


I was trying to find out what it was that everybody else understood without giving up my stubborn and hard-won lack of understanding.
~By David Antin ~


Poetry should be able to reach everybody, and it should be able to appeal to all levels of understanding.
~By Peter Davison ~


One of the best things to come out of the home computer revolution could be the general and widespread understanding of how severely limited logic really is.
~By Frank Herbert ~


Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
~By Khalil Gibran ~


An understanding of the natural world and what's in it is a source of not only a great curiosity but great fulfillment.
~By David Attenborough ~


Nothing is old, nothing is new, save the light of grace underneath which beats a human heart. The way of feeling, of understanding, of loving; the way of seeing the country, the faces that your father saw, that your mother knew. The rest is chimerical.
~By Georges Rouault ~


The thing that got me started on the science that I've been building now for about 20 years or so was the question of okay, if mathematical equations can't make progress in understanding complex phenomena in the natural world, how might we make progress?
~By Stephen Wolfram ~


The word "Christianity" is already a misunderstanding - in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross.
~By Friedrich Nietzsche ~


You can get digital technology that almost is film quality, and go make little films and do everything you can to find a little understanding of your own voice and it will grow - Don't take no for an answer - Take every opportunity you can to do something.
~By Jon Voight ~


Americans are a decade behind Canada when it comes to sex education and understanding their bodies.
~By Sue Johanson ~


Data is not information, information is not knowledge, knowledge is not understanding, understanding is not wisdom.
~By Clifford Stoll ~


It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.
~By Upton Sinclair ~


In the whole round of human affairs little is so fatal to peace as misunderstanding.
~By Margaret E. Sangster ~


The subtlety of nature is greater many times over than the subtlety of the senses and understanding.
~By Francis Bacon ~


Between understanding and faith immediate connections must subsist.
~By Marquis de Sade ~


The system is the work of art; the visual work of art is the proof of the System. The visual aspect can't be understood without understanding the system. It isn't what it looks like but what it is that is of basic importance.
~By Sol LeWitt ~


This is indeed not only relevant to Documentary but is evident is most type of film making. The film often mirrors the experience, understanding and politics of the director.
~By Ben Edwards ~


If you come to fame not understanding who you are, it will define who you are.
~By Oprah Winfrey ~


The will to label will always prevail over what's being labeled, usually at the expense of either truth or understanding.
~By Boyd Rice ~


Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it.
~By Marian Anderson ~


If you take the contempt some Americans have for yuppies and multiply it by 10 you might come close to understanding their attitude towards the City, as they call it - London, the people of the south.
~By Martin C. Smith ~


Sometimes a great wound or concussion of the head, especially which happens by falling headlong from an high place, brings a prejudice and weakness to the animal faculty, dulling the understanding.
~By Thomas Willis ~


Just as women's bodies are softer than men's, so their understanding is sharper.
~By Christine de Pisan ~


Interest does not tie nations together; it sometimes separates them. But sympathy and understanding does unite them.
~By Woodrow Wilson ~


I am very sure that any man of common understanding may, by culture, care, attention, and labor, make himself what- ever he pleases, except a great poet.
~By Lord Chesterfield ~


Better understanding of the natural world not only enhances all of us as human beings, but can also be harnessed for the better good, leading to improved health and quality of life.
~By Paul Nurse ~


The first condition of understanding a foreign country is to smell it.
~By Rudyard Kipling ~


A man may imagine things that are false, but he can only understand things that are true, for if the things be false, the apprehension of them is not understanding.
~By Isaac Newton ~


If you take my performance or my understanding of the role and my appreciation for story and then dress it in CGI, that I guess becomes an action film.
~By Vin Diesel ~


It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.
~By Harry S. Truman ~


I knew you had to go in and audition and maybe they'd hire you, and that's where you start. I had a good understanding about press: that it's the actor's responsibility to publicize his or her films.
~By Laura Dern ~


Recognition of this kinship with the rest of the universe is necessary for understanding him, but his essential nature is defined by qualities found nowhere else, not by those he has in common with apes, fishes, trees, fire, or anything other than himself.
~By George G. Simpson ~


I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
~By Epicurus ~


There is all the difference in the world between departure from recognised rules by one who has learned to obey them, and neglect of them through want of training or want of skill or want of understanding. Before you can be eccentric you must know where the circle is.
~By Ellen Terry ~


The other thing about FEMA, my understanding is that it was supposed to move into the Department of Homeland Security... and be what it was, but also having a lot of lateral communication with all those others involved in that issue of homeland security.
~By Warren Rudman ~


Large skepticism leads to large understanding. Small skepticism leads to small understanding. No skepticism leads to no understanding.
~By Xi Zhi ~


And indeed this theme has been at the centre of all my research since 1943, both because of its intrinsic fascination and my conviction that a knowledge of sequences could contribute much to our understanding of living matter.
~By Frederick Sanger ~


Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will.
~By Martin Luther King, Jr. ~


Presently, the Commission for Commemorating 350 Years of American Jewish History has been brought about to encourage and sponsor a variety of historical activities that advance our understanding of the American Jewish experience as it marks this milestone anniversary.
~By Jon Porter ~


When I meet large women who walk with confidence and are articulate and really have an understanding of how they walk in this world, I love them so deeply for being able to overcome such unbelievable odds.
~By Camryn Manheim ~


To label me an intellectual is a misunderstanding of what that is.
~By Dick Cavett ~


This is what America is about when it comes to understanding that it is equal opportunity versus equal achievement. Each and every one of us has the opportunity for greatness in this country.
~By Allen West ~


The theoretical understanding of the world, which is the aim of philosophy, is not a matter of great practical importance to animals, or to savages, or even to most civilised men.
~By Bertrand Russell ~


I've worked with some incredibly difficult directors but my understanding is that a lot of the best people are driven from a place of being extremely challenging and dark within their way.
~By Josh Lucas ~


In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
~By Henry David Thoreau ~


The question really is how do we get Embassy Officers into the minds of the American business community. That is a much more difficult task than understanding a statistical matrix.
~By Lawrence Eagleburger ~


Thanks to nanny, I've got a deep understanding of Russian tales.
~By Modest Mussorgsky ~


Understanding how DNA transmits all it knows about cancer, physics, dreaming and love will keep man searching for some time.
~By David R. Brower ~


The way I see things, the way I see life, I see it as a struggle. And there's a great deal of reward I have gained coming to that understanding - that existence is a struggle.
~By Harvey Keitel ~


It was stunning actually, because what you would hope for from our national leaders is some reflection, some understanding that the situation that we encountered in Iraq was not what we expected, that it was not what he said it would be.
~By Chris Van Hollen ~


If you look at the history of big obstacles in understanding our world, there's usually an intuitive assumption underlying them that's wrong.
~By Jeff Hawkins ~


Well, just that there would be somebody in the office and the voters - it was more or less an understanding in the entire community, as long as that person was doing a good job on the merits, nobody was going to run against him.
~By Stephen Breyer ~


Well, gauge theory is very fundamental to our understanding of physical forces these days. But they are also dependent on a mathematical idea, which has been around for longer than gauge theory has.
~By Roger Penrose ~


Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair.
~By R. D. Laing ~


Every success in limiting armaments is a sign that the will to achieve mutual understanding exists, and every such success thus supports the fight for international law and order.
~By Ludwig Quidde ~


The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others.
~By John Locke ~


The earth incites the wonder and admiration of man even though he is imperfect and his understanding greatly limited.
~By Joseph Franklin Rutherford ~


There is no sinfulness in the will and affections without some error in the understanding. All lusts which a natural man lives in, are lusts of ignorance.
~By George Gillespie ~

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