ispace1 loading
ispace1 home-ispace1-stripe
ispace!
one space for everyone

Quotes & Sayings – Articles, Blogs, Comments, Discussions, Postings

Tags

Understanding Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Understanding

Understanding Quotes And Sayings

Quotes And Sayings About Understanding

Read This: Parenthood Quotes And Sayings - Quotes And Sayings About Parenthood

Knowing what paint a painter uses or having an understanding of where he was in the history of where he came from doesn't hurt your appreciation of the painting.
~By Jodie Foster ~


Where misunderstanding serves others as an advantage, one is helpless to make oneself understood.
~By Lionel Trilling ~


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 ~


The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free.
~By Baruch Spinoza ~


So basically the understanding on these so-called reissues is that they were done behind my back, without my permission, and the band informed me that I would no longer be paid on them at all.
~By Jello Biafra ~


It is strange how your understanding of a play changes. It normally happens after a performance and you suddenly think, 'So that's what that line really means' - it's like a light going on.
~By Richard McCabe ~


The family is changing, not disappearing. We have to broaden our understanding of it, look for the new metaphors.
~By Mary Catherine Bateson ~


So I would hope they would develop some kind of habit that involves understanding that their life is so full they can afford to give in all kinds of ways to other people. I consider that to be baseline spirituality.
~By Susan Sarandon ~


Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
~By Ralph Waldo Emerson ~


You could get in rehearsals, pre-production, anything that would actually contribute to the understanding of how a film gets made. I actually find those things increase people's interest in a movie and like that better than worrying about showing the tricks behind the curtain.
~By Jay Roach ~


The Council of Islamic Affairs is doing a great service to the world by promoting a greater understanding in America of the rich heritage of the Islamic peoples and their hopes and aspirations for the future.
~By Aly Khan ~


Next to coming to a good understanding with a new mistress, I love a quarrel with an old one.
~By George Etherege ~


A point of view can be a dangerous luxury when substituted for insight and understanding.
~By Marshall McLuhan ~


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 ~


This book is pointing the way into it for people that see it as daunting or a mystery. Some people just do it, but others need help with the mindset, permission almost to listen to themselves. Understanding how things work is the key.
~By Sally Schneider ~


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


There is a state that is able to understand the demand in the economy. That state should use prices as an instrument for implementation of this understanding.
~By Anatoly Chubais ~


Any acceleration constitutes progress, Miss Glory. Nature had no understanding of the modern rate of work. From a technical standpoint the whole of childhood is pure nonsense. Simply wasted time. An untenable waste of time.
~By Karel Capek ~


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


There are clear cases in which "understanding" literally applies and clear cases in which it does not apply; and these two sorts of cases are all I need for this argument.
~By John Searle ~


A world community can exist only with world communication, which means something more than extensive short-wave facilities scattered; about the globe. It means common understanding, a common tradition, common ideas, and common ideals.
~By Robert M. Hutchins ~


Reverie is when ideas float in our mind without reflection or regard of the understanding.
~By John Locke ~


Life is the first gift, love is the second, and understanding the third.
~By Marge Piercy ~


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


We're having a hard time understanding where jazz is going. What happened to jazz?
~By Ken Burns ~


There are several reasons why Russians view the oppressive state positively. First, in the Russian Orthodox religion, there is an understanding of authority as something sent by God.
~By Ryszard Kapuscinski ~


As we rise higher in the understanding of ourselves, the national and racial dissonances will be forgotten in the universal rhythms of Truth and Love.
~By Ruth St. Denis ~


Anger and intolerance are the enemies of correct understanding.
~By Mohandas Gandhi ~


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


Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensible work is the product of a journalist. We need works that are strong, straight, precise, and forever beyond understanding.
~By Kenneth Tynan ~


I do not believe that sheer suffering teaches. If suffering alone taught, all the world would be wise, since everyone suffers. To suffering must be added mourning, understanding, patience, love, openness and the willingness to remain vulnerable.
~By Anne Morrow Lindbergh ~


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


It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.
~By Charles Baudelaire ~


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


Philosophers, as things now stand, are all too fond of offering criticism from on high instead of studying and understanding things from within.
~By Edmund Husserl ~


To maximize our potential to enhance our health and our knowledge, we should remain open to new understanding and evolving technology or resources that might inspire a change in our approach to these important questions.
~By Samuel Wilson ~


Worrying that banning flag desecration would inhibit free speech reveals a misunderstanding of the flag's fundamental nature.
~By Adrian Cronauer ~


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 ~


Being a good television screenwriter requires an understanding of the way film accelerates the communication of words.
~By Steven Bochco ~


Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
~By Andre Gide ~


Everything that I'm attempting to do is based on my understanding of the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and what he wanted for his people.
~By Louis Farrakhan ~


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 ~


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 ~


More than ever before, there is a global understanding that long-term social, economic, and environmental development would be impossible without healthy families, communities, and countries.
~By Gro Harlem Brundtland ~


I can't say I can foresee the future and tell the stars, you know. But I do have an understanding for my own reality, just elements and things that I've learned from.
~By Jenna Elfman ~


When men take pleasure in feeling their minds elevated with strong drink, and so indulge their appetite as to disorder their understandings, neglect their duty as members of a family or civil society, and cast off all regard to religion, their case is much to be pitied.
~By John Woolman ~


I do not want the peace which passeth understanding, I want the understanding which bringeth peace.
~By Helen Keller ~


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


You need a graphic understanding of a situation to make a complete judgment and we didn't have that.
~By William Scranton ~


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


In the sick room, ten cents' worth of human understanding equals ten dollars' worth of medical science.
~By Martin H. Fischer ~


The very damaging, frightening part of postpartum is the lack of perspective and the lack of priority and understanding what is really important.
~By Brooke Shields ~


Men generally are afraid of a wife who has more understanding than themselves.
~By Samuel Richardson ~


I feel that an understanding could be reached with Germany which would result in a lasting peace with Europe and believe that a German victory is preferable to a British and Soviet victory.
~By Pierre Laval ~


Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both.
~By C. Wright Mills ~


We gain our ends only with the laws of nature; we control her only by understanding her laws.
~By Jacob Bronowski ~


To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.
~By William James ~


High value information came from interrogations in which those methods were used and provided a deeper understanding of the al Qa'ida organization that was attacking this country.
~By Dennis C. Blair ~


If we are all in agreement on the decision - then I propose we postpone further discussion of this matter until our next meeting to give ourselves time to develop disagreement and perhaps gain some understanding of what the decision is all about.
~By Alfred P. Sloan ~


The conductor must breathe life into the score. It is you and you alone who must expose it to the understanding, reveal the hidden jewel to the sun at the most flattering angles.
~By Charles Munch ~


Over the course of time this gave us a deep respect for ideas, both our own and those of others, and an understanding that conflict through debate is a powerful means of revealing truth.
~By Robert B. Laughlin ~


Some authors have a very hard time understanding that in order to be faithful to the spirit of the book, it's almost always impossible to remain faithful to the text. You have to make changes.
~By Richard Russo ~


People who talk about revolution and class struggle without referring explicitly to everyday life, without understanding what is subversive about love and what is positive in the refusal of constraints, such people have a corpse in their mouth.
~By Raoul Vaneigem ~


I can't talk about anything or write about anything if I don't understand it. So a lot of the stuff that I go through and a lot of the time that I spend is understanding.
~By Alton Brown ~


Absent scandal, a federal judge can serve for decades on the bench, underscoring the importance of appointing judges who have a proper understanding of their constitutional role.
~By Paul Weyrich ~


The two operations of our understanding, intuition and deduction, on which alone we have said we must rely in the acquisition of knowledge.
~By Rene Descartes ~


When time and space and change converge, we find place. We arrive in Place when we resolve things. Place is peace of mind and understanding. Place is knowledge of self. Place is resolution.
~By Abdullah Ibrahim ~


Only to he avoid misunderstandings, I must say that even last year, when I wrote my pamphlet, I heartily wished that Prussia should declare war against Napoleon.
~By Ferdinand Lassalle ~


I have never read for entertainment, but rather for understanding and to satisfy my eager curiosity.
~By Bryant H. McGill ~


Much learning does not teach understanding.
~By Heraclitus ~


The new spirituality will also base itself on a third very large spiritual understanding, which is that life is eternal. Most religious people claim to believe that, but very few people actually live as if that were true.
~By Neale Donald Walsch ~


Through mutual understanding, sincerity and goodwill, and with great wisdom and broad views, the leaders on both sides should jointly initiate new opportunities for peace, stability, cooperation and mutual benefit.
~By Chen Shui-bian ~


To seek understanding before taking action, yet to trust my instincts when action is called for. Never to avoid danger from fear, never to seek out danger for its own sake. Never to conform to fashion from fear of eccentricity, never to be eccentric from fear of conformity.
~By Steven Brust ~


We need to be more careful, but more compassionate. We must strike, not deal with terrorists, but to broaden our understanding of the world outside our borders.
~By Ricardo Lagos ~


Understanding that yes, we are committing more resources than we thought we might be in protecting our homeland and prosecuting a war and so it's understandable that we would be going through a period of deficits.
~By Donald Evans ~


I was just talking about women, just in terms of understanding them as much as we can ever understand the opposite sex. I'm trying to let go of certain male approaches to things that you inherit, that you grow up with.
~By Fred Ward ~


I think that's one of the things that has always put me in kind of an odd niche. It's that all of my understanding of orchestral music is via film, not via classical music like it's supposed to be. To me it's the same, it doesn't make any difference.
~By Danny Elfman ~


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 ~


Life is an unfoldment, and the further we travel the more truth we can comprehend. To understand the things that are at our door is the best preparation for understanding those that lie beyond.
~By Hypatia ~


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 ~


A first sign of the beginning of understanding is the wish to die.
~By Franz Kafka ~


Having family responsibilities and concerns just has to make you a more understanding person.
~By Sandra Day O'Connor ~


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 ~


What we really need to be understanding is that all of these things matter and they all stem from the fact that certain people live with power and authority and they want to maintain it.
~By Anita Hill ~


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 ~


Well, the fact is that one imagination is critically important, and if you have had your imagination stimulated by what is basically a variety of subjects, you are much more amenable to accepting, to understanding and interacting with the realities of the world.
~By Ashley Judd ~


Not only the entire ability to think rests on language... but language is also the crux of the misunderstanding of reason with itself.
~By Johann G. Hamann ~


You can be interested in a Jane Smiley novel whether or not anyone says a word. She enters into her characters' thoughts with great understanding and depth.
~By Richard Russo ~


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 ~


The ultimate security is your understanding of reality.
~By H. Stanley Judd ~


We often attribute 'understanding' and other cognitive predicates by metaphor and analogy to cars, adding machines, and other artifacts, but nothing is proved by such attributions.
~By John Searle ~


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


The personal contact is a personal thing. The fact that some people don't know their neighbors, I don't think that technology is at fault. You don't lose anything with technology. You gain other avenues of understanding.
~By John Warnock ~


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 ~


In the strange heat all litigation brings to bear on things, the very process of litigation fosters the most profound misunderstandings in the world.
~By Renata Adler ~


It is an understanding with the Great Spirit or Creator that we will follow these ways.
~By Dennis Banks ~


This is the great object held out by this association; and the means of attaining it is illumination, enlightening the understanding by the sun of reason which will dispell the clouds of superstition and of prejudice.
~By Adam Weishaupt ~


If people have a basic understanding of right from wrong, possess a strong desire to better themselves and persist in there cause, they can break the chain of any negative environment.
~By Dave Pelzer ~


What we call 'evil' doesn't necessarily deserve any kind of respect or understanding, by any means; it just deserves an acknowledgement of its complexity so we can better understand it - so we can help prevent it.
~By Bryan Singer ~


We only labor to stuff the memory, and leave the conscience and the understanding unfurnished and void.
~By Michel de Montaigne ~

Read This: Mistrust Quotes And Sayings - Quotes And Sayings About Mistrust
September 25 ,2020


All content on this page is copyright protected by ispace1. No part of the content on this page should be copied or republished in any manner without obtaining our prior necessary written permission.
Related Articles
Whisper Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Whisper
Boredom Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Boredom
Clouds Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Clouds
Afterlife Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Afterlife
Reciprocity Quotes And Sayings
Quotes And Sayings About Reciprocity
ispace!
one space for everyone
  • Hi Guest, let's do something awesome today!           
Hide Toolbar