Friday, April 9, 2010
No human being can really understand another, and no one can arrange another's happiness.
I don't understand if you get caught in a fight, but take it out on a room, how that implies some psychiatric disorder.
Unless we remember we cannot understand.
E. M. Forster
We are slaves to whatever we don't understand.
I think putting labels on people is just an easy way of marketing something you don't understand.
You can't control people. You must understand them. You have to know where they're coming from, their beliefs and values, what turns them off, what they're against.
It took me years to understand that words are often as important as experience, because words make experience last.
Anyone who isn't confused really doesn't understand the situation.
Edward R. Murrow
If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.
Pearl S. Buck
There's a difference between solitude and loneliness. I can understand the concept of being a monk for a while.
If we go on explaining we shall cease to understand one another.
Charles Maurice de Talleyrand
Pain's not bad, it's good. It teaches you things. I understand that.
You have to take risks. We will only understand the miracle of life fully when we allow the unexpected to happen.
You must understand that seeing is believing, but also know that believing is seeing.
Before we can forgive one another, we have to understand one another.
He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.
If you use your mind to study reality, you won't understand either your mind or reality. If you study reality without using your mind, you'll understand both.
The mind is the root from which all things grow if you can understand the mind, everything else is included.
You must understand the whole of life, not just one little part of it. That is why you must read, that is why you must look at the skies, that is why you must sing and dance, and write poems and suffer and understand, for all that is life.