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One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
It is well enough that people of the nation do not understand our banking and monetary system, for if they did, I believe there would be a revolution before tomorrow morning.
Look deep into nature, and then you will understand everything better.
The hardest thing to understand in the world is the income tax.
I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.
I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
Lets have faith that right makes might; and in that faith let us, to the end, dare to do our duty as we understand it.
It ain't those parts of the Bible that I can't understand that bother me, it is the parts that I do understand.
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.
I've never been able to understand why a Republican contributor is a 'fat cat' and a Democratic contributor of the same amount of money is a 'public-spirited philanthropist'.
A child of five would understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.
The more you explain it, the more I don't understand it.
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.
Not until we are lost do we begin to understand ourselves.
Henry David Thoreau
Entrepreneurs are simply those who understand that there is little difference between obstacle and opportunity and are able to turn both to their advantage.
I used to tell my husband that, if he could make me 'understand' something, it would be clear to all the other people in the country.
The moment you think you understand a great work of art, it's dead for you.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.
I hear, I know. I see, I remember. I do, I understand.
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
There are three kinds of intelligence: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second good, and the third kind useless.
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
To realize that you do not understand is a virtue; Not to realize that you do not understand is a defect.
All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.
I'm concentrating on staying healthy, having peace, being happy, remembering what is important, taking in nature and animals, spending time reading, trying to understand the universe, where science and the spiritual meet.
Don't let the opinions of the average man sway you. Dream, and he thinks you're crazy. Succeed, and he thinks you're lucky. Acquire wealth, and he thinks you're greedy. Pay no attention. He simply doesn't understand.
Robert G. Allen
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