Understanding quotes

I don't like that man. I must get to know him …I don't like that man. I must get to know him better.

Short Positive Attitude Kindness

Any fool can criticize, complain, and condemn-and most fools do. But it takes character and …Any fool can criticize, complain, and condemn-and most fools do. But it takes character and self-control to be understanding and forgiving.

Character

If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it …If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.

Short Witty Humor Knowledge

The funny thing about facing imminent death is that it really snaps everything else into …The funny thing about facing imminent death is that it really snaps everything else into perspective.

Death Life Perspective

Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be …Understanding is the first step to acceptance, and only with acceptance can there be recovery.

Short Wisdom Acceptance

Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to …Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.

Habit People

When you're in love, you're capable of learning everything and knowing things you had never dared …When you're in love, you're capable of learning everything and knowing things you had never dared even to think, because love is the key to understanding all the mysteries.

Love Learning

Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your …Suffering has been stronger than all other teaching, and has taught me to understand what your heart used to be. I have been bent and broken, but - I hope - into a better shape.

Heart Life Suffering

When people talk, listen completely. Most people never …When people talk, listen completely. Most people never listen.

People

Just because you don't understand it, doesn't mean it isn't …Just because you don't understand it, doesn't mean it isn't so.

Truth

Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by …Peace cannot be kept by force; it can only be achieved by understanding.

Peace Short

Any fool can know. The point is to …Any fool can know. The point is to understand.

Funny Short Witty Knowledge






Short + Understanding quotes

Short Quotes
We are all different. Don't judge, understand …We are all different. Don't judge, understand instead.

Short The light in the heart

Those who know, do. Those that understand, …Those who know, do. Those that understand, teach.

Short

In order to understand, I destroyed …In order to understand, I destroyed myself.

Short

Speak the truth with kindness and understanding, and respect truth wherever you perceive …Speak the truth with kindness and understanding, and respect truth wherever you perceive it.

Short Truth Kindness

When you learn to get along with yourself, you will know how to get along with …When you learn to get along with yourself, you will know how to get along with everybody

Short Learning

I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am …I am so clever that sometimes I don't understand a single word of what I am saying.

Short Witty

In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on …In order to understand the world, one has to turn away from it on occasion

Short World

I'd take the awe of understanding over the awe of ignorance any …I'd take the awe of understanding over the awe of ignorance any day.

Short Ignorance

As a writer, you should not judge, you should …As a writer, you should not judge, you should understand.

Short

The noblest pleasure is the joy of …The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding.

Short Knowledge Art Joy

Don't criticize what you can't …Don't criticize what you can't understand.

Short

Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the …Learn what is to be taken seriously and laugh at the rest.

Short Laughter Learning

What the mind doesn't understand, it worships or …What the mind doesn't understand, it worships or fears.

Short Fear Ignorance Mind

See, people with power understand exactly one thing: …See, people with power understand exactly one thing: violence.

Short People



Life + Understanding quotes

Life Quotes
There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them. But they are …There are moments when troubles enter our lives and we can do nothing to avoid them. But they are there for a reason. Only when we have overcome them will we understand why they were there.

Life Moment

To sell your soul is the easiest thing in the world. That's what everybody does every hour of his …To sell your soul is the easiest thing in the world. That's what everybody does every hour of his life. If I asked you to keep your soul - would you understand why that's much harder?

Life Soul

Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived …Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards.

Life Short Future Past

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, …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.

Life Science Fear

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be …Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.

Life Short Fear

To perceive is to …To perceive is to suffer.

Life Short Suffering

One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the …One half of the world cannot understand the pleasures of the other.

Life Pleasure

The world isn't just the way it is. It is how we understand it, no? And in understanding something, …The world isn't just the way it is. It is how we understand it, no? And in understanding something, we bring something to it, no? Doesn't that make life a story?

Life Thinking World

Well, I like to eat, sleep, drink, and be in love. I like to work, read, learn, and understand …Well, I like to eat, sleep, drink, and be in love. I like to work, read, learn, and understand life.

Life Love Work Reading

In order to move on, you must understand why you felt what you did and why you no longer need to …In order to move on, you must understand why you felt what you did and why you no longer need to feel it.

Life Emotions Feeling



All understanding Quotes


He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your …He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.

Relationship Truth Silence

To love those that love you is easy. To love those that do not love you is not so simple. If you …To love those that love you is easy. To love those that do not love you is not so simple. If you want to change anyone, set a better example. Show more kindness, more understanding, more love

Change Love Kindness

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you …You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view... Until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Mama used to say, you have to know someone a thousand days before you can glimpse her …Mama used to say, you have to know someone a thousand days before you can glimpse her soul.

Wisdom Soul

Try to understand men. If you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man …Try to understand men. If you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man well never leads to hate and almost always leads to love.

Love

Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same …Love does not consist of gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Love

Don't be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think or as fast. …Don't be in a hurry to condemn because he doesn't do what you do or think as you think or as fast. There was a time when you didn't know what you know today.

Knowledge

Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have knowledge and those who have …Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have knowledge and those who have understanding. The first requires memory and the second philosophy.

Philosophy Knowledge Learning

The evil that is in the world almost always comes from ignorance, and good intentions may do as …The evil that is in the world almost always comes from ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.

Philosophy Evil Ignorance

Only the development of compassion and understanding for others can bring us the tranquility and …Only the development of compassion and understanding for others can bring us the tranquility and happiness we all seek.

Happiness Compassion

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover …All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them.

Inspirational Science Truth

Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone... just remember that all the people in this world …Whenever you feel like criticizing anyone... just remember that all the people in this world haven't had the advantages that you've had.

World People

Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of …Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.

A child of five could understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of …A child of five could understand this. Send someone to fetch a child of five.

Funny Short

Nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer; nothing is more difficult than to understand …Nothing is easier than to denounce the evildoer; nothing is more difficult than to understand him.

Evil Acceptance

Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to …Science and religion are not at odds. Science is simply too young to understand.

Religion Science

If you know the why, you can live any …If you know the why, you can live any how.

Humor

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what …To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

Heart Character Mind

When you realize there is something you don't understand, then you're generally on the right path …When you realize there is something you don't understand, then you're generally on the right path to understanding all kinds of things.

Wisdom

Relationships are based on four principles: respect, understanding, acceptance and …Relationships are based on four principles: respect, understanding, acceptance and appreciation.

Relationship Short Acceptance

The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their …The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.

History

I'm starting to realize that people lack good mirrors. It's so hard for anyone to show us how we …I'm starting to realize that people lack good mirrors. It's so hard for anyone to show us how we look, & so hard for us to show anyone how we feel.

Reality Feeling

Sometimes all a person wants is an empathetic ear; all he or she needs is to talk it out. Just …Sometimes all a person wants is an empathetic ear; all he or she needs is to talk it out. Just offering a listening ear and an understanding heart for his or her suffering can be a big comfort.

Heart Suffering

For a friend with an understanding heart is worth no less than a …For a friend with an understanding heart is worth no less than a brother

Friendship Heart

We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and …We are each other's harvest; we are each other's business; we are each other's magnitude and bond.

Humanity

Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so …Our aim is not merely to make the child understand, and still less to force him to memorize, but so to touch his imagination as to enthuse him to his innermost core.

Education Imagination Children

I often think that men don't understand what is noble and what is ignorant, though they always talk …I often think that men don't understand what is noble and what is ignorant, though they always talk about it.

Ignorance

I know you despise me; allow me to say, it is because you do not understand …I know you despise me; allow me to say, it is because you do not understand me.

Just because we don't understand doesn't mean that the explanation doesn't …Just because we don't understand doesn't mean that the explanation doesn't exist.

Sometimes it's not enough to know what things mean, sometimes you have to know what things don't …Sometimes it's not enough to know what things mean, sometimes you have to know what things don't mean.

Wisdom

Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know …Your friends will know you better in the first minute you meet than your acquaintances will know you in a thousand years.

Friendship

I call him religious who understands the suffering of …I call him religious who understands the suffering of others.

Religion Short Suffering

One of the truly bad effects of religion is that it teaches us that it is a virtue to be satisfied …One of the truly bad effects of religion is that it teaches us that it is a virtue to be satisfied with not understanding.

Religion Ignorance

There is no such thing as a weird human being, It's just that some people require more …There is no such thing as a weird human being, It's just that some people require more understanding than others.

Acceptance Compassion Humans

Sometimes beautiful things come into our lives out of nowhere. We can't always understand them, but …Sometimes beautiful things come into our lives out of nowhere. We can't always understand them, but we have to trust in them. I know you want to question everything, but sometimes it pays to just have a little faith.

Faith

Until we invent telepathy, books are our best choice for understanding the rest of …Until we invent telepathy, books are our best choice for understanding the rest of humanity.

Humanity Book

Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, …Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness. It took me years to understand that this, too, was a gift.

Poetry Darkness

If we can share our story with someone who responds with empathy and understanding, shame can't …If we can share our story with someone who responds with empathy and understanding, shame can't survive.

How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to …How many things have to happen to you before something occurs to you?

Change Poetry Experience Action

I shall look at you out of the corner of my eye, and you will say nothing. Words are the source of …I shall look at you out of the corner of my eye, and you will say nothing. Words are the source of misunderstandings.

Love Relationship

Poetry, she thought, wasn't written to be analyzed; it was meant to inspire without reason, to …Poetry, she thought, wasn't written to be analyzed; it was meant to inspire without reason, to touch without understanding.

Poetry

Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, Men were deceivers ever,- One foot in sea and one on shore, To …Sigh no more, ladies, sigh no more, Men were deceivers ever,- One foot in sea and one on shore, To one thing constant never.

Sadness

I dont think that we're meant to understand it all the time. I think that sometimes we just have to …I dont think that we're meant to understand it all the time. I think that sometimes we just have to have faith.

Faith Love

To understand the limitation of things, desire …To understand the limitation of things, desire them.

Desire Short

You know the saying: he who doesn't understand history is doomed to repeat it. And when it's …You know the saying: he who doesn't understand history is doomed to repeat it. And when it's repeated, the stakes are doubled.

History Life lessons

Marriage should be honored by husband and wife as an opportunity for nurturing growth and …Marriage should be honored by husband and wife as an opportunity for nurturing growth and understanding through mutual exchange of their finest qualities

Marriage

When you forgive, you are in spiritual consciousness. Forgiving means giving your enemy a chance to …When you forgive, you are in spiritual consciousness. Forgiving means giving your enemy a chance to gain a better understanding. If you become vengeful or angry, you only make more enemies

Forgiveness Enemy

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income …The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

Funny

That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in …That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way.

Learning

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well …If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.

Education Short Knowledge Learning

Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no …Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions.

Inspirational Love

Don't you understand that we need to be childish in order to understand? Only a child sees things …Don't you understand that we need to be childish in order to understand? Only a child sees things with perfect clarity, because it hasn't developed all those filters which prevent us from seeing things that we don't expect to see.

Children Learning

Most misunderstandings in the world could be avoided if people would simply take the time to ask, …Most misunderstandings in the world could be avoided if people would simply take the time to ask, "What else could this mean?"

Perspective

For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however …For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.

Religion Science Truth Knowledge

A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself-and especially to feel, or not feel. …A friend is someone who gives you total freedom to be yourself-and especially to feel, or not feel. Whatever you happen to be feeling at any moment is fine with them. That's what real love amounts to - letting a person be what he really is.

Friendship Acceptance

I have been and still am a seeker, but I have ceased to question stars and books; I have begun to …I have been and still am a seeker, but I have ceased to question stars and books; I have begun to listen to the teaching my blood whispers to me.

When you really know somebody you can't hate them. Or maybe it's just that you can't really know …When you really know somebody you can't hate them. Or maybe it's just that you can't really know them until you stop hating them.

Let us study things that are no more. It is necessary to understand them, if only to avoid …Let us study things that are no more. It is necessary to understand them, if only to avoid them.

History

I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and the safety from …I have found both freedom and safety in my madness; the freedom of loneliness and the safety from being understood, for those who understand us enslave something in us.

Freedom

I think it's impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not …I think it's impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not love them the way they love themselves.

Love Truth People

Before embarking on important undertakings sit quietly, calm your senses and thoughts and meditate …Before embarking on important undertakings sit quietly, calm your senses and thoughts and meditate deeply. You will then be guided by the creative power of Spirit

Thought Meditation

If a girl understands your BS, sticks with you through your mistakes, smiles even when you've done …If a girl understands your BS, sticks with you through your mistakes, smiles even when you've done nothing for her, it's obvious she's a keeper. But it's also obvious you don't deserve her.

Mistake

The pain of being alone is completely out of this world, isn't it? I don't know why, but I …The pain of being alone is completely out of this world, isn't it? I don't know why, but I understand your feelings so much, it actually hurts.

Loneliness Compassion Feeling Hurt

True wisdom: understanding how the One Consciousness becomes all …True wisdom: understanding how the One Consciousness becomes all things

God Short Wisdom Consciousness

If you can't understand it without an explanation, you can't understand it with an …If you can't understand it without an explanation, you can't understand it with an explanation.

There is something at work in my soul, which I do not …There is something at work in my soul, which I do not understand.

Soul

A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously …A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand.

There are people you meet that you get to know, and then there are people you meet that you already …There are people you meet that you get to know, and then there are people you meet that you already know.

Love Relationship

When one becomes momentarily identified with a tragic picture, he feels miserable; but when he …When one becomes momentarily identified with a tragic picture, he feels miserable; but when he realizes that it is only a part of an entertaining variety show, he feels happy.

If love is blind, then maybe a blind person that loves has a greater understanding of …If love is blind, then maybe a blind person that loves has a greater understanding of it.

Love

To be spiritual is to be broad, to understand and forgive, and to be a friend to …To be spiritual is to be broad, to understand and forgive, and to be a friend to all.

Forgiveness Friendship

The Bible is very easy to understand. But we Christians are a bunch of scheming swindlers. We …The Bible is very easy to understand. But we Christians are a bunch of scheming swindlers. We pretend to be unable to understand it because we know very well that the minute we understand, we are obliged to act accordingly.

The so-called miraculous powers of a great master are a natural accompaniment to his exact …The so-called miraculous powers of a great master are a natural accompaniment to his exact understanding of subtle laws that operate in the inner cosmos of consciousness

Consciousness

Understanding and intuition are interrelated. Intuition does not go against Nature's laws of …Understanding and intuition are interrelated. Intuition does not go against Nature's laws of understanding, but it goes beyond them

Nature

The devotee bent on liberation understands that all learning pertaining to the phenomenal worlds is …The devotee bent on liberation understands that all learning pertaining to the phenomenal worlds is partial, uncertain, relative, and unsatisfying. Realization of God is the only true, permanent, and absolute knowledge

Knowledge Self realization Learning

'Then why do you want to know?' 'Because learning does not consist only of knowing what we must or …"Then why do you want to know?" "Because learning does not consist only of knowing what we must or we can do, but also of knowing what we could do and perhaps should not do."

Learning

Wise guidance never violates people's free will. A superior who demands obedience of his …Wise guidance never violates people's free will. A superior who demands obedience of his subordinates should show respect for their capacity to understand, and also for their innate right to their own free will.

I have not the pleasure of understanding …I have not the pleasure of understanding you.

If a man cannot understand the beauty of life, it is probably because life never understood the …If a man cannot understand the beauty of life, it is probably because life never understood the beauty in him.

Beauty Life Loneliness

I do not know everything; still many things I …I do not know everything; still many things I understand.

I just wanted to tell you that I understand if you go. It's okay if you have to leave us. It's okay …I just wanted to tell you that I understand if you go. It's okay if you have to leave us. It's okay if you want to stop fighting.

I have good reason to be content, for thank God I can read and perhaps understand Shakespeare to …I have good reason to be content, for thank God I can read and perhaps understand Shakespeare to his depths.

Reading

Understand me. I'm not like an ordinary world. I have my madness, I live in another dimension and I …Understand me. I'm not like an ordinary world. I have my madness, I live in another dimension and I do not have time for things that have no soul.

Soul Reality