Understanding sayings | Understanding quotes | Understanding mottos
If you want truly to understand something, try to change it. - Kurt Lewin
The improvement of understanding is for two ends: first, our own increase of knowledge; secondly, to enable us to deliver that knowledge to others. - John Locke
When a man begins to understand himself he begins to live. When he begins to live he begins to understand his fellow men. - Norvin Mcgranahan
To understand one woman is not necessarily to understand any other woman. - John Stuart Mill
What we do not understand, we cannot control. - Charles Reich
Return to the root and you will find the meaning. - Sengstan
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free. - Baruch (Benedict de) Spinoza
We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present. - Adlai E. Stevenson
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound is couched underneath. - Jonathan Swift
The key to understanding others is to first understand yourself - Source Unknown
UNDERSTANDING does not necessarily mean AGREEMENT. - Source Unknown
Furious activity is no substitute for understanding. - H. H. Williams
Yearn to understand first and to be understood second. - Beca Lewis Allen
To understand is to perceive patterns. - Sir Isaiah Berlin
Understanding brings control. - Bonewitz
Perhaps I am doomed to retrace my steps under the illusion that I am exploring, doomed to try and learn what I should simply recognize, learning a mere fraction of what I have forgotten. - Andre Breton
No person was every rightly understood until they had been first regarded with a certain feeling, not of tolerance, but of sympathy. - Thomas Carlyle
It has taken me all my life to understand it is not necessary to understand everything. - Rene Coty
The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding. - Leonardo Da Vinci
I started out with nothing. I still have most of it. - Michael Davis
I understand people's suffering, people's pain, more than you will every know yourself. - Princess of Wales Diana
To know someone here or there with whom you can feel there is understanding in spite of distances or thoughts expressed -- That can make life a garden. - Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
The motto should not be: Forgive one another; rather understand one another. - Emma Goldman
The thing is plain. All that men really understand, is confined to a very small compass; to their daily affairs and experience; to what they have an opportunity to know, and motives to study or practice. The rest is affectation and imposture. - William Hazlitt
Understanding is nothing else than conception caused by speech. - Thomas Hobbes
A man who pretends to understand women is ad manners. For him to really to understand them is bad morals. - Henry James
If one does not understand a person, one tends to regard him as a fool. - Carl Jung
There is a great difference between knowing and understanding: you can know a lot about something and not really understand it. - Charles F. Kettering
No one is going to turn down a good meal because he does not understand the digestive mechanism. - V. I. Klassen
When we talk about understanding, surely it takes place only when the mind listens completely -- the mind being your heart, your nerves, your ears- when you give your whole attention to it. - Jiddu Krishnamurti
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