Quotations that match 'understood'.

I like to employ a form of repetition, in which the same elements recur but in different and unexpected ways. rather than being discarded as soon as they are understood or passed over. Graham Nelson
[ Being Different Discarded Elements Employ Form Over Passed Rather Recur Repetition Same Soon Than Understood Unexpected Ways Which]
It was understood that when I left to do the pilot that I wasn't coming back. Joan Van Ark
[ Back Coming Left Pilot Understood]
Having seen a non-market economy, I suddenly understood much better what I liked about a market economy. Esther Dyson
[ Better Economy Having Liked Market Much Seen Suddenly Understood]
But picketing - picketing for or against something, and handing out literature - these are conspicuously formal actions. They have to be understood as indirect communication. Tony Conrad
[ Actions Against Communication Conspicuously Formal Handing Indirect Literature Out Picketing Something These Understood]
I think it is impossible to explain faith. It is like trying to explain air, which one cannot do by dividing it into its component parts and labeling them scientifically. It must be breathed to be understood. Patrick White
[ Air Breathed Cannot Component Dividing Explain Faith Impossible Into Labeling Must Parts Scientifically Them Think Trying Understood Which]
The ancients understood the regulation of power better than the regulation of liberty. Edward Dahlberg
[ Ancients Better Liberty Power Regulation Than Understood]
These kids understood what is not immediately obvious; that they were going to pay the bills for tax cuts that had been passed today or in the last 4 years, and for the war in Iraq, because essentially we are borrowing money to do those things. Tom Allen
[ Because Been Bills Borrowing Cuts Essentially Going Had Immediately Iraq Kids Last Money Obvious Passed Pay Tax These Things Those Today Understood War Were Years]
It seems, though, that historically we have now reached a position in which Jews cannot legitimately be understood always and only as presumptive victims. Judith Butler
[ Always Cannot Historically Jews Legitimately Now Only Position Reached Seems Though Understood Victims Which]
Once I understood Bach's music, I wanted to be a concert pianist. Bach made me dedicate my life to music, and it was that teacher who introduced me to his world. Nina Simone
[ Bach Concert Dedicate His Introduced Life Made Music Once Pianist Teacher Understood Wanted World]
Walt understood all of those things, and even common things about people. For instance: Usually you get your idea of what kind of day it is by looking at the horizon, because the horizon is your eye level. So what Walt did is to eliminate the horizon. John Hench
[ Because Common Day Did Eliminate Even Eye Get Horizon Idea Instance Kind Level Looking Things Those Understood Usually Walt Your]
Martin Luther King Jr. really understood the role of the churches when he said, 'The church is not meant to be the master of the state.' We don't sort of take power and grab the levers of government and impose our agenda down people's throats. Jim Wallis
[ Agenda Church Churches Down Government Grab Impose Jr King Levers Luther Martin Master Meant Our Power Really Role Said Sort State Take Throats Understood]
I'm a tomboy now. I always wanted to fit in with my brother's group, so I climbed trees and played with lead soldiers. But I'm a woman's woman. I never understood women who don't have woman friends. Naomi Watts
[ Always Brother Climbed Fit Friends Group Lead Never Now Played Soldiers Tomboy Trees Understood Wanted Woman Women]
Grief, and an estate, is joy understood. Gregory Nunn
[ Estate Grief Joy Understood]
King thought he understood the white Southerner, having been born and reared in Georgia and trained a theologian. Constance Baker Motley
[ Been Born Georgia Having King Reared Southerner Theologian Thought Trained Understood White]
Al Michaels is a good announcer. I think Keith Jackson is a terrific announcer. I always loved him on Monday Night Football. I never understood why they got rid of him. John Turturro
[ Al Always Announcer Football Good Got Him Jackson Keith Loved Monday Never Night Rid Terrific Think Understood Why]
Speech sounds cannot be understood, delimited, classified and explained except in the light of the tasks which they perform in language. Roman Jakobson
[ Cannot Classified Except Explained Language Light Perform Sounds Speech Tasks Understood Which]
Our alliances should be understood as a means to expand our influence, not as a constraint on our power. The expansion of democracy and freedom in the world should be a shared interest and value with all nations. Chuck Hagel
[ Alliances Constraint Democracy Expand Expansion Freedom Influence Interest Means Nations Our Power Shared Should Understood Value World]
Judaism boasts of no exclusive revelation of eternal truths that are indispensable to salvation, of no revealed religion in the sense in which that term is usually understood. Moses Mendelssohn
[ Boasts Eternal Exclusive Indispensable Judaism Religion Revealed Revelation Salvation Sense Term Truths Understood Usually Which]
None of us really understood exactly how much Star Wars would affect us for the rest of our lives. Jake Lloyd
[ Affect Exactly How Lives Much None Our Really Rest Star Understood Us Wars Would]
Where I am not understood, it shall be concluded that something very useful and profound is couched underneath. Jonathan Swift
[ Am Concluded Couched Profound Shall Something Underneath Understood Useful Very Where]
Must we be put to shame by much smaller and poorer countries, by Ireland, France, Austria or Sweden, who have understood that a nation's support of its arts is a matter of both national pride and cultural survival? Theodore Bikel
[ Arts Austria Both Countries Cultural France Ireland Matter Much Must Nation National Poorer Pride Put Shame Smaller Support Survival Sweden Understood]
I think that Scottish people, like Canadians, are often misunderstood and what I like about my Scottish friends and relatives is how quickly it can go from love to anger. It's a great dynamic. Mike Myers
[ Anger Canadians Dynamic Friends Go Great How Love Misunderstood Often Quickly Relatives Scottish Think]
If one is rich and one's a woman, one can be quite misunderstood. Katharine Graham
[ Misunderstood Quite Rich Woman]
I think the point to be understood is that we're all different. I've never been a fan of theories of acting. I didn't go to drama school, so I was never put through a training that was limited by someone saying, 'This is the way you should act.' Ian Mckellen
[ Act Acting Been Different Drama Fan Go Limited Never Point Put Saying School Should Someone Theories Think Through Training Understood Way]
Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair. R. D. Laing
[ Cannot Despair Schizophrenia Understanding Understood Without]
It sometimes is just the fear of being misunderstood. Terry Gross
[ Being Fear Just Misunderstood Sometimes]
A leader who confines his role to his people's experience dooms himself to stagnation; a leader who outstrips his people's experience runs the risk of not being understood. Henry A. Kissinger
[ Being Confines Experience Himself His Leader Risk Role Runs Stagnation Understood]
Christopher Reeve understood that... everything begins with hope. His vision of walking again, his belief that he would be able to in his lifetime, towered over his broken body. Patti Davis
[ Able Again Begins Belief Body Broken Christopher Everything His Hope Lifetime Over Reeve Understood Vision Walking Would]
I expected to be shot at any moment and if they had done I would have understood, that they couldn't take risks with someone foolhardy or so unpredictable. Laurie Lee
[ Any Done Expected Foolhardy Had Moment Risks Shot Someone Take Understood Unpredictable Would]
I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose. Charlie Chaplin
[ Additional Beauty Creator Does Explained Fulfilled Interpretation Much Must Need Other Patience Purpose Question Someone Than Then Thing Understood Whether]
Luckily, I was raised by people who'd already seen all the yuck stuff, which is why they originally didn't want me to act. I understood the difference between getting a part at a Hollywood party and getting a job. Laura Dern
[ Act Already Between Difference Getting Hollywood Job Luckily Originally Part Party Raised Seen Stuff Understood Want Which Why]
To be misunderstood can be the writer's punishment for having disturbed the reader's peace. The greater the disturbance, the greater the possibility of misunderstanding. Anatole Broyard
[ Disturbance Disturbed Greater Having Misunderstanding Misunderstood Peace Possibility Punishment Reader Writer]
Forgiveness really is so misunderstood, as well as the power it can release in an individual. Jennifer O'Neill
[ Forgiveness Individual Misunderstood Power Really Release Well]
I thought I'd be wasting my time to go to commercial record companies and make demos for them, because don't forget, I was doing what I was doing and nobody understood what I was doing. John Fahey
[ Because Commercial Companies Demos Doing Forget Go Make Nobody Record Them Thought Time Understood Wasting]
I felt along with her - not the physical pain, of course, but all her mental anguish. You can't be detached. She needed to have someone who understood what was happening in her mind. Charles Bronson
[ Along Anguish Course Detached Felt Happening Her Mental Mind Needed Pain Physical She Someone Understood]
I think I have told you, but if I have not, you must have understood, that a man who has a vision is not able to use the power of it until after he has performed the vision on earth for the people to see. Black Elk
[ Able After Earth Man Must Performed Power See Think Told Understood Until Use Vision]
Just think, if I had understood my lawyer and if he and I had communicated properly in January 1958, this whole history would have been entirely different . Gordon Gould
[ Been Communicated Different Entirely Had History January Just Lawyer Properly Think Understood Whole Would]
A wise man should so write (though in words understood by all men) that wise men only should be able to commend him. Thomas Hobbes
[ Able Commend Him Man Men Only Should Though Understood Wise Words Write]
In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite. Paul Dirac
[ Before Ever Everyone Exact Knew Opposite Poetry Science Something Such Tell Tries Understood Way]
With Vietman, we found ourselves involved there before we really understood what was going on. Bob Schieffer
[ Before Found Going Involved Ourselves Really Understood]
To understand why dictators have a problem with making peace - or at least a genuine peace - the link between the nature of a regime and its external behavior must be understood. Natan Sharansky
[ Behavior Between Dictators External Genuine Least Link Making Must Nature Peace Problem Regime Understand Understood Why]
We were thus led to organize ourselves, as men who had fought the war together, in order to support those statesmen who had truly understood the lessons of that World War, thus attempting to prevent its recurrence. Rene Cassin
[ Attempting Fought Had Led Lessons Men Order Organize Ourselves Prevent Recurrence Statesmen Support Those Thus Together Truly Understood War Were World]
The shortage of buyers, which the world is suffering from, is readily understood, not as due to people not wishing to obtain possession of goods, but as people being unwilling to part with something which might earn a regular income in exchange for those goods. Paul Dirac
[ Being Buyers Due Earn Exchange Goods Income Might Obtain Part Possession Readily Regular Shortage Something Suffering Those Understood Unwilling Which Wishing World]
Poets yearn, of course, to be published, read, and understood, but they do little, if anything, to set themselves above the common herd and the daily grind. Wislawa Szymborska
[ Above Anything Common Course Daily Grind Herd Little Poets Published Read Set Themselves Understood Yearn]
No, I always felt that amongst my core fans- because there was a level of popularity that I had in the mid '80s that was sort of a bump on the scale- they fundamentally understood the values that are at work in my work. Bruce Springsteen
[ Always Amongst Because Bump Core Felt Fundamentally Had Level Mid Popularity Sort Understood Values Work]
I can't change the past, and I don't think I would. I don't expect to be understood. I like what I've written, the stories and two novels. If I had to give up what I've written in order to be clear of this disease, I wouldn't do it. Harold Brodkey
[ Change Clear Disease Expect Give Had Novels Order Past Stories Think Two Understood Up Would Written]
If someone says that he can think or talk about quantum physics without becoming dizzy, that shows only that he has not understood anything whatever about it. Murray Gell-Mann
[ Anything Becoming Dizzy Only Physics Quantum Says Shows Someone Talk Think Understood Whatever Without]
I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken, made verbal and shared, even at the risk of having it bruised or misunderstood. Audre Lorde
[ Again Believe Bruised Come Even Having Important Made Misunderstood Most Must Over Risk Shared Spoken Verbal]
And while I stood there I saw more than I can tell and I understood more than I saw; for I was seeing in a sacred manner the shapes of all things in the spirit, and the shape of all shapes as they must live together like one being. Black Elk
[ Being Live Manner More Must Sacred Saw Seeing Shape Shapes Spirit Stood Tell Than Things Together Understood While]
Crystals grew inside rock like arithmetic flowers. They lengthened and spread, added plane to plane in an awed and perfect obedience to an absolute geometry that even stones - maybe only the stones - understood. Annie Dillard
[ Absolute Added Arithmetic Awed Even Flowers Geometry Grew Inside Lengthened Maybe Obedience Only Perfect Plane Rock Spread Stones Understood]
In microbiology the roles of mutation and selection in evolution are coming to be better understood through the use of bacterial cultures of mutant strains. Edward Lawrie Tatum
[ Better Coming Cultures Evolution Mutant Mutation Roles Selection Strains Through Understood Use]
My music is best understood by children and animals. Igor Stravinsky
[ Animals Best Children Music Understood]
I never understood why when you died, you didn't just vanish, everything could just keep going on the way it was only you just wouldn't be there. I always thought I'd like my own tombstone to be blank. No epitaph, and no name. Well, actually, I'd like it to say 'figment.' Andy Warhol
[ Actually Always Blank Could Died Epitaph Everything Figment Going Just Keep Name Never Only Own Say Thought Tombstone Understood Vanish Way Well Why]
A writer writes not because he is educated but because he is driven by the need to communicate. Behind the need to communicate is the need to share. Behind the need to share is the need to be understood. Leo Rosten
[ Because Behind Communicate Driven Educated Need Share Understood Writer Writes]
Elia Kazan understood my problems. He was able to bring out the very best in me. He gave me credit for my intelligence. Ethel Waters
[ Able Best Bring Credit Gave Intelligence Kazan Out Problems Understood Very]
Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards. Soren Kierkegaard Experience
[ Backwards Forward Life Lived Must Understood]
I never understood a word John Cassavetes said. And I think he did that deliberately. Peter Falk
[ Deliberately Did John Never Said Think Understood Word]
The surest method of being incomprehensible or, moreover, to be misunderstood is to use words in their original sense; especially words from the ancient languages. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Ancient Being Especially Incomprehensible Languages Method Misunderstood Moreover Original Sense Surest Their Use Words]
I've never really understood that. It's a funny thing; people sometimes accuse us of condescending to our characters somehow-that to me is kind of inexplicable. Joel Coen
[ Accuse Characters Condescending Funny Inexplicable Kind Never Our Really Sometimes Thing Understood Us]
Walt had a marvelous intuition. And because he understood people very well, liked them and had great respect for people, there was nothing cynical about Walt. John Hench
[ Because Cynical Great Had Intuition Liked Marvelous Nothing Respect Them Understood Very Walt Well]
The system is the work of art; the visual work of art is the proof of the System. The visual aspect can't be understood without understanding the system. It isn't what it looks like but what it is that is of basic importance. Sol LeWitt
[ Art Aspect Basic Importance Looks Proof System Understanding Understood Visual Without Work]
Without a knowledge of mythology much of the elegant literature of our own language cannot be understood and appreciated. Thomas Bulfinch
[ Appreciated Cannot Elegant Knowledge Language Literature Much Mythology Our Own Understood Without]
We were great mates. We didn't really go out together because we never really had the time to go out. But we were with each other all the time anyway because we were working all the time. We could sit down and talk for hours, and we still can. We just understood each other. Dannii Minogue
[ Anyway Because Could Down Each Go Great Had Hours Just Mates Never Other Out Really Sit Still Talk Time Together Understood Were Working]
My first thought when I came here was that I understood why there are so many great Irish writers - because there is something mystical in the air. There's always this cloudy, moody sky and it's challenging. Christopher Meloni
[ Air Always Because Came Challenging Cloudy First Great Here Irish Many Moody Mystical Sky Something Thought Understood Why Writers]
Upon the Constitution, upon the pre-existing legal rights of the People, as understood in this country and in England, I have argued that this House is bound to revive the Petition under debate. Caleb Cushing
[ Argued Bound Constitution Country Debate England House Legal Petition Revive Rights Under Understood Upon]
How man evolved with such an incredible reservoir of talent and such fantastic diversity isn't completely understood... he knows so little and has nothing to measure himself against. Edward T. Hall
[ Against Completely Diversity Evolved Fantastic Himself How Incredible Knows Little Man Measure Nothing Reservoir Such Talent Understood]
I have never understood why it should be considered derogatory to the Creator to suppose that he has a sense of humour. William Ralph Inge
[ Considered Creator Derogatory Humour Never Sense Should Suppose Understood Why]
This was the first day of our beginning to take up plants: we had much pleasure in collecting them for the natives offered their assistance and perfectly understood the method of taking them up and pruning them. William Bligh
[ Assistance Beginning Collecting Day First Had Method Much Natives Offered Our Perfectly Plants Pleasure Pruning Take Taking Their Them Understood Up]
Our co-founder and company president, Jim Levy, came from a record industry background and understood the marketing and promotion of artists as well as products. So the video game business went from absolutely zero designer credit to something approaching rock star promotion. David Crane
[ Absolutely Approaching Artists Background Business Came Company Credit Designer Game Industry Jim Levy Marketing Our President Products Promotion Record Rock Something Star Understood Video Well Went Zero]
The triple is the most exciting play in baseball. Home runs win a lot of games, but I never understood why fans are so obsessed with them. Hank Aaron Sports
[ Baseball Exciting Fans Games Home Lot Most Never Obsessed Play Runs Them Triple Understood Why Win]
There are already a lot of devices in our lives that have rich text or the ability to handle graphics. Our devices are designed to be understood in less than a quarter of a second. David Rose
[ Ability Already Designed Devices Graphics Handle Less Lives Lot Our Quarter Rich Second Text Than Understood]
I've never quite understood why people marry; marriage is just an invented structure. Julie Christie
[ Invented Just Marriage Marry Never Quite Structure Understood Why]
Your voice is your tool and represents you. It's very important to have a good voice where you can be understood. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Good Important Represents Tool Understood Very Voice Where Your]
We shall never be understood or respected by the English until we carry our individuality to extremes, and by asserting our independence, become of sufficient consequence in their eyes to merit a closer study than they have hitherto accorded us. Henry Lawson
[ Accorded Asserting Become Carry Closer Consequence English Extremes Eyes Hitherto Independence Individuality Merit Never Our Respected Shall Study Sufficient Than Their Understood Until Us]
There is sometimes a peculiar confusion in the West that equates progress to whatever is recent or whatever is new, and it is time we understood that progress has nothing to do with the chronology of an idea. Barbara Amiel
[ Chronology Confusion Equates Idea New Nothing Peculiar Progress Recent Sometimes Time Understood West Whatever]
I just kind of understood it, and I threw my love for others and love for life into the character, and was having a blast. I loved playing Dharma. I loved it! Jenna Elfman
[ Blast Character Dharma Having Into Just Kind Life Love Loved Others Playing Threw Understood]
Hitchcock loves to be misunderstood, because he has based his whole life around misunderstandings. Francois Truffaut
[ Around Based Because His Hitchcock Life Loves Misunderstandings Misunderstood Whole]
If you make yourself understood, you're always speaking well. Moliere
[ Always Make Speaking Understood Well Yourself]
The writer wants to be understood much more than he wants to be respected or praised or even loved. And that perhaps, is what makes him different from others. Leo Rosten
[ Different Even Him Loved Makes More Much Others Perhaps Praised Respected Than Understood Wants Writer]
Obviously one must hold oneself responsible for the evil impulses of one's dreams. In what other way can one deal with them? Unless the content of the dream rightly understood is inspired by alien spirits, it is part of my own being. Sigmund Freud
[ Alien Being Content Deal Dream Dreams Evil Hold Impulses Inspired Must Obviously Oneself Other Own Part Responsible Rightly Spirits Them Understood Unless Way]
In order to say that some function is understood, every relevant step in the process must be elucidated. Michael Behe
[ Elucidated Every Function Must Order Process Relevant Say Some Step Understood]
Form follows function - that has been misunderstood. Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union. Frank Lloyd Wright
[ Been Follows Form Function Joined Misunderstood Should Spiritual Union]
Equality and development will not be achieved however if peace is not understood from women's' point of view. Jenny Shipley Equality
[ Achieved Development Equality However Peace Point Understood View Will Women]
Everything understood by the term co-operation is in some sense an evil. William Godwin
[ Co-Operation Everything Evil Sense Some Term Understood]
The more I have studied Lincoln, the more I have followed his thought processes, the more I am convinced that he understood leadership better than any other American president. David Herbert Donald
[ Am American Any Better Convinced Followed His Leadership Lincoln More Other President Processes Studied Than Thought Understood]
Man is this plural and collective unity in which the unity of destination and the differences of destinies are to be understood through each other. Paul Ricoeur
[ Collective Destination Destinies Differences Each Man Other Plural Through Understood Unity Which]
This quality, I mean Geoffrey was with me, was very easy doing - he loved me very much, I loved him very much, and we understood each other so well that it was a pleasure to make music. Victoria de los Angeles
[ Doing Each Easy Geoffrey Him Loved Make Mean Much Music Other Pleasure Quality Understood Very Well]
Everything you need you already have. You are complete right now, you are a whole, total person, not an apprentice person on the way to someplace else. Your completeness must be understood by you and experienced in your thoughts as your own personal reality. Beverly Sills
[ Already Apprentice Complete Completeness Else Everything Experienced Must Need Now Own Person Personal Reality Right Someplace Thoughts Total Understood Way Whole Your]
It was far more fun than work doing those shows for all those years, we all loved each other and loved going to work, we all understood how fortunate we were to be in that place, to have achieved that success worldwide. Steve Kanaly
[ Achieved Doing Each Far Fortunate Fun Going How Loved More Other Place Shows Success Than Those Understood Were Work Worldwide Years]
From the time I moved to San Francisco in 1967 to play with the Steve Miller Band, there was a lot of support in the music community for one cause or another, but this one was special because it was put on by people who understood where musicians' hearts are. Boz Scaggs
[ Another Band Because Cause Community Francisco Hearts Lot Miller Moved Music Musicians Play Put San Special Steve Support Time Understood Where]
George Washington understood that the Bible is the place where God's records of right and wrong are kept. Randall Terry
[ Bible George God Kept Place Records Right Understood Washington Where Wrong]
No art that is not in the end understood by the People can live or ever did live a single generation. Frank Norris
[ Art Did End Ever Generation Live Single Understood]
When I was growing up, we used to play basketball in a park that was never shoveled when it snowed. The basketball rims were never fixed. And we understood then that there was a relationship between public policy and our quality of life. DeForest Soaries
[ Basketball Between Fixed Growing Life Never Our Park Play Policy Public Quality Relationship Snowed Then Understood Up Used Were]
There is a relationship between cartooning and people like Mir= and Picasso which may not be understood by the cartoonist, but it definitely is related even in the early Disney. Roy Lichtenstein
[ Between Cartooning Cartoonist Definitely Disney Early Even May Mir Picasso Related Relationship Understood Which]
Confusion is a word we have invented for an order which is not understood. Henry Miller
[ Confusion Invented Order Understood Which Word]
Use anything you can think of to understand and be understood, and you'll discover the creativity that connects you with others. Martha Beck
[ Anything Connects Creativity Discover Others Think Understand Understood Use]
No data on air propellers was available, but we had always understood that it was not a difficult matter to secure an efficiency of 50% with marine propellers. Orville Wright
[ Air Always Available Data Difficult Efficiency Had Marine Matter Secure Understood]
A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it. Frederick Douglass
[ Appreciate Appreciated Battle Described Easily Great Growth Lost Moral Nation Observation Reflection Requires Understood Well Won]
I've probably understood men too well. I realise they are predatory by nature, and I have a certain acceptance of the male animal. Jacqueline Bisset
[ Acceptance Animal Certain Male Men Nature Predatory Probably Realise Too Understood Well]
If the secret of being a bore is to tell all, the secret of pleasing is to say just enough to be - not understood, but divined. Remy de Gourmont
[ Being Bore Divined Enough Just Pleasing Say Secret Tell Understood]
A work can become modern only if it is first postmodern. Postmodernism thus understood is not modernism at its end but in the nascent state, and this state is constant. Francois de La Rochefoucauld
[ Become Constant End First Modern Modernism Nascent Only Postmodern Postmodernism State Thus Understood Work]
Let it be understood, in the first place, that a science fiction story must be an exposition of a scientific theme and it must be also a story. Hugo Gernsback
[ Also Exposition Fiction First Must Place Science Scientific Story Theme Understood]
Much that we call evil is really good in disguises; and we should not quarrel rashly with adversities not yet understood, nor overlook the mercies often bound up in them. Horace Mann
[ Adversities Bound Call Disguises Evil Good Mercies Much Nor Often Overlook Quarrel Really Should Them Understood Up Yet]
My officers and men understood wishes so well that this movement was executed under fire, the right wing keeping up fire, without giving the enemy any occasion to seize or even to suspect their advantage. Joshua Chamberlain
[ Advantage Any Enemy Even Executed Fire Giving Keeping Men Movement Occasion Officers Right Seize Suspect Their Under Understood Up Well Wing Wishes Without]
Yes, now I understood for the first time that my soul was not so poor and empty as it had seemed to me, and that it had been only the sun that was lacking to open all its germs, and buds to the light. Max Muller
[ Been Buds Empty First Germs Had Lacking Light Now Only Open Poor Seemed Soul Sun Time Understood Yes]
It will be of little avail to the people that the laws are made by men of their own choice if the laws be so voluminous that they cannot be read, or so incoherent that they cannot be understood. James Madison
[ Avail Cannot Choice Incoherent Laws Little Made Men Own Read Their Understood Will]
And I'm walking along and we're laughing, kidding, joking, and see he understood the leader, the one we called the leader, had some knowledge of English, although limited. Betty Hill
[ Along Although Called English Had Joking Kidding Knowledge Laughing Leader Limited See Some Understood Walking]
But while human liberty has engaged the attention of the enlightened, and enlisted the feelings of the generous of all civilized nations, may we not enquire if this liberty has been rightly understood? Francis Wright
[ Attention Been Civilized Engaged Enlightened Enlisted Feelings Generous Human Liberty May Nations Rightly Understood While]
Despite Japan's desires and efforts, unfortunate differences in the ways that Japan, England, the United States, and China understood circumstances, together with misunderstandings of attitudes, made it impossible for the parties to agree. Hideki Tojo
[ Agree Attitudes China Circumstances Desires Despite Differences Efforts England Impossible Japan Made Misunderstandings Parties States Together Understood Unfortunate United Ways]
But when I direct I become possessed, a possession I've never quite understood. Ted Kotcheff
[ Become Direct Never Possessed Possession Quite Understood]
His talent was as natural as the pattern that was made by the dust on a butterfly's wings. At one time he understood it no more than the butterfly did and he did not know when it was brushed or marred. Ernest Hemingway
[ Brushed Butterfly Did Dust His Know Made Marred More Natural Pattern Talent Than Time Understood Wings]
The warning message we sent the Russians was a calculated ambiguity that would be clearly understood. Alexander Haig
[ Ambiguity Calculated Clearly Message Russians Sent Understood Warning Would]
Alliances and international organizations should be understood as opportunities for leadership and a means to expand our influence, not as constraints on our power. Chuck Hagel
[ Alliances Constraints Expand Influence International Leadership Means Opportunities Organizations Our Power Should Understood]
I'm the most misunderstood, misquoted person I know, honestly. Dusty Springfield
[ Honestly Know Misquoted Misunderstood Most Person]
Divisions of the kind were fashionable at that time, and it was so easy to stifle one's need to help by deciding that help could neither be accepted nor understood. Janet Frame
[ Accepted Could Deciding Divisions Easy Fashionable Help Kind Need Neither Nor Stifle Time Understood Were]
It is only through contact and comparison that the relative value or worthlessness of the various cultural elements can be clearly and critically seen and understood. Hu Shih
[ Clearly Comparison Contact Critically Cultural Elements Only Relative Seen Through Understood Value Various Worthlessness]
As soon as it was understood that we could handle things in our own way, it was the thrill of my life to walk out on that stage with people just hemming the band in. Benny Goodman
[ Band Could Handle Just Life Our Out Own Soon Stage Things Thrill Understood Walk Way]
Of all of our inventions for mass communication, pictures still speak the most universally understood language. Walt Disney
[ Communication Inventions Language Mass Most Our Pictures Speak Still Understood Universally]
Congress and the White House are working out their scheme for pushing through a healthcare 'reform' bill that has more pages than the U.S. Constitution has words. I guarantee you that not a single member of the House or Senate has a complete understanding of that legislation any more than they understood all the implications of the USA PATRIOT Act back in 2001. Butch Otter
[ Act Any Back Bill Complete Congress Constitution Guarantee Healthcare House Implications Legislation Member More Out Pages Patriot Pushing Reform Scheme Senate Single Than Their Through Understanding Understood Usa White Words]
Nobody understood better than Mr. Lincoln the obvious truth that in politics it does not suffice merely to nominate candidates. Something must also be done to elect them. John George Nicolay
[ Also Better Candidates Does Done Elect Lincoln Merely Mr Must Nobody Nominate Obvious Politics Something Suffice Than Them Truth Understood]
It was really important in my relationship with James Caan that I understood the relationship between the family and the father. Jeanne Tripplehorn
[ Between Family Father Important James Really Relationship Understood]
As in an explosion, I would erupt with all the wonderful things I saw and understood in this world. Boris Pasternak
[ Erupt Explosion Saw Things Understood Wonderful World Would]
If anybody says he can think about quantum physics without getting giddy, that only shows he has not understood the first thing about them. Niels Bohr
[ Anybody First Getting Only Physics Quantum Says Shows Them Thing Think Understood Without]
Every religion is true one way or another. It is true when understood metaphorically. But when it gets stuck in its own metaphors, interpreting them as facts, then you are in trouble. Joseph Campbell
[ Another Every Facts Gets Interpreting Metaphorically Metaphors Own Religion Stuck Them Then Trouble True Understood Way]
Well, with the French language, which I understood and spoke, however imperfectly, and read in great quantities, at certain times, the matter I suppose was slightly different from either Latin or Greek. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Certain Different Either French Great Greek However Imperfectly Language Latin Matter Quantities Read Slightly Spoke Suppose Times Understood Well Which]
I think there's a form of honesty, because I used to be very honest with the press, and then it backfired on me, and I understood it. Shia LaBeouf
[ Because Form Honest Honesty Press Then Think Understood Used Very]
Writing is a passion I have never understood, yet a storyteller is all I have ever wanted to be. Ruth Park
[ Ever Never Passion Storyteller Understood Wanted Writing Yet]
I have always hated machinery, and the only machine I ever understood was a wheelbarrow, and that but imperfectly. E. T. Bell
[ Always Ever Hated Imperfectly Machine Machinery Only Understood]
I often talked to Bing Crosby, and while I liked him, I never understood why he was so popular. To me his voice was just a gimmick. Hedy Lamarr
[ Bing Crosby Gimmick Him His Just Liked Never Often Popular Talked Understood Voice While Why]
People have tremendous power, more than the average person understands, and certainly more than even I understood before I came to Congress. When any of my constituents writes me a letter, I promise you, we're listening. Charlie Norwood
[ Any Average Before Came Certainly Congress Constituents Even Letter Listening More Person Power Promise Than Tremendous Understands Understood Writes]
Anybody who writes doesn't like to be misunderstood. Norman MacCaig
[ Anybody Misunderstood Writes]
Man is not imprisoned by habit. Great changes in him can be wrought by crisis - once that crisis can be recognized and understood. Norman Cousins
[ Changes Crisis Great Habit Him Imprisoned Man Once Recognized Understood Wrought]
I used the dictionary very minimally and I just wrote how I speak. And I speak very hateful manner usually. I constantly did that because I think the fans would get more out of it if they understood exactly what I'm saying - exactly where I'm coming from. Kerry King
[ Because Coming Constantly Dictionary Did Exactly Fans Get Hateful How Just Manner More Out Saying Speak Think Understood Used Usually Very Where Would Wrote]
It will, of course, be understood that directly or indirectly, soon or late, every advance in the sciences of human nature will contribute to our success in controlling human nature and changing it to the advantage of the common weal. Edward Thorndike
[ Advance Advantage Changing Common Contribute Controlling Course Directly Every Human Indirectly Late Nature Our Sciences Soon Success Understood Weal Will]
Well, let's say we acknowledged the School of French Painting - the Paris School of painting as the leading force and vitality of the time. I think that was understood and felt and experienced. Lee Krasner
[ Acknowledged Experienced Felt Force French Leading Painting Paris Say School Think Time Understood Vitality Well]
The appreciative smile, the chuckle, the soundless mirth, so important to the success of comedy, cannot be understood unless one sits among the audience and feels the warmth created by the quality of laughter that the audience takes home with it. James Thurber
[ Among Appreciative Audience Cannot Chuckle Comedy Created Feels Home Important Laughter Mirth Quality Sits Smile Success Takes Understood Unless Warmth]
That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way. Doris Lessing
[ Learning Life New Something Suddenly Understand Understood Way Your]
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood. John Gray
[ Being Concerned Expressing Finding Her Herself Immediately Problems Rather Relief Seeks Solutions Stress Under Understood Women]
I never understood why the metal heads in my school hated the punks. Trevor Dunn
[ Hated Heads Metal Never School Understood Why]
It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree. Charles Baudelaire
[ Agree Each Ill Luck Misunderstanding Never Other Understood Universal Would]
One of the most beautiful qualities of true friendship is to understand and to be understood. Lucius Annaeus Seneca
[ Beautiful Friendship Most Qualities True Understand Understood]
Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question. Niels Bohr
[ Affirmation Every Must Question Sentence Understood Utter]
I'm on record as being understood to be a supporter of a reformed establishment, in which other Christian denominations, and other faiths, play a major part. George Carey
[ Being Christian Denominations Establishment Faiths Major Other Part Play Record Reformed Supporter Understood Which]
Vincente understood all too well what was happening to Liza; he had gone through it 40 years earlier with my mother. Lorna Luft
[ Earlier Gone Had Happening Liza Mother Through Too Understood Well Years]
The Greeks already understood that there was more interest in portraying an unusual character than a usual character - that is the purpose of films and theatre. Isabelle Huppert
[ Already Character Films Greeks Interest More Portraying Purpose Than Theatre Understood Unusual Usual]
Speak properly, and in as few words as you can, but always plainly; for the end of speech is not ostentation, but to be understood. William Penn
[ Always End Few Ostentation Plainly Properly Speak Speech Understood Words]
Congress is functioning the way the Founding Fathers intended-not very well. They understood that if you move too quickly, our democracy will be less responsible to the majority. Barber B. Conable, Jr.
[ Congress Democracy Fathers Founding Functioning Less Majority Move Our Quickly Responsible Too Understood Very Way Well Will]
Mr. Speaker, on September 11, 2001, the United States was attacked, and Britain stood with us. This was not only an attack against America, but against the civilized world; and Britain understood this. Vito Fossella
[ Against America Attack Attacked Britain Civilized Mr Only September Speaker States Stood Understood United Us World]
At least I had that, one guy understood me. Yoko Ono
[ Guy Had Least Understood]
I haven't understood a bar of music in my life, but I have felt it. Igor Stravinsky
[ Bar Felt Haven Life Music Understood]
I became interested in making books, starting about 1965, when I did the Serial Project #1, deciding that I needed a small book to show how the work could be understood and how the system worked. Sol LeWitt
[ Became Book Books Could Deciding Did How Interested Making Needed Project Serial Show Small Starting System Understood Work Worked]
Fortunately, the courts discharged me every time after they understood what I had done. Alain Robert
[ After Courts Discharged Done Every Fortunately Had Time Understood]
For him to have understood me would have meant reorganizing his thinking... giving up his intellectual ballast, and few people are willing to risk such a radical move. Edward T. Hall
[ Ballast Few Giving Him His Intellectual Meant Move Radical Risk Such Thinking Understood Up Willing Would]
I believe that President Clinton considered the legal merits of the arguments for the pardon as he understood them, and he rendered his judgment, wise or unwise, on the merits. John Podesta
[ Arguments Believe Clinton Considered His Judgment Legal Merits Pardon President Rendered Them Understood Unwise Wise]
My greatest fear is to be misunderstood. Elliott Gould
[ Fear Greatest Misunderstood]
If you insist upon fighting to protect me, or 'our' country, let it be understood soberly and rationally between us that you are fighting to gratify a sex instinct which I cannot share; to procure benefits where I have not shared and probably will not share. Virginia Woolf
[ Benefits Between Cannot Country Fighting Gratify Insist Instinct Our Probably Procure Protect Rationally Sex Share Shared Understood Upon Us Where Which Will]
I was initially recruited while I was in business school back in the late sixties by the National Security Agency, the nation's largest and least understood spy organization; but ultimately I worked for private corporations. John Perkins
[ Agency Back Business Corporations Initially Largest Late Least Nation National Organization Private Recruited School Security Sixties Spy Ultimately Understood While Worked]
The truths of religion are never so well understood as by those who have lost the power of reason. Voltaire
[ Lost Never Power Reason Religion Those Truths Understood Well]
Eventually I found it had been working all along-but didn't show anything on screen until it had the first full page of text. I inserted 30 new lines, and suddenly my toy said 'hEllO woRlD'. An hour later I understood alphabet shifting rather better! Graham Nelson
[ Alphabet Anything Been Better Eventually First Found Full Had Hello Hour Inserted Later Lines New Page Rather Said Screen Shifting Show Suddenly Text Toy Understood Until Working World]
They meant abnormal. Divisions of the kind were fashionable at that time, and it was so easy to stifle one's need to help by deciding that help could neither be accepted nor understood. Janet Frame
[ Abnormal Accepted Could Deciding Divisions Easy Fashionable Help Kind Meant Need Neither Nor Stifle Time Understood Were]
My fate has been that what I undertook was fully understood only after the fact. Benoit Mandelbrot
[ After Been Fact Fate Fully Only Understood Undertook]
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood. Helen Keller
[ Lessons Life Lived Must Succession Understood Which]
There is in every madman a misunderstood genius whose idea, shining in his head, frightened people, and for whom delirium was the only solution to the strangulation that life had prepared for him. Antonin Artaud
[ Delirium Every Frightened Genius Had Head Him His Idea Life Madman Misunderstood Only Prepared Shining Solution Whom Whose]
Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it. Chaim Weizmann
[ Arrival Convinced Day Einstein Every Explained Fully His Theory Understood]
Courtship consists in a number of quiet attentions, not so pointed as to alarm, nor so vague as not to be understood. Laurence Sterne
[ Alarm Attentions Consists Courtship Nor Number Pointed Quiet Understood Vague]
The violent reaction on the recent development of modern physics can only be understood when one realises that here the foundations of physics have started moving; and that this motion has caused the feeling that the ground would be cut from science. Werner Heisenberg
[ Caused Cut Development Feeling Foundations Ground Here Modern Motion Moving Only Physics Reaction Realises Recent Science Started Understood Violent Would]
Science has to be understood in its broadest sense, as a method for comprehending all observable reality, and not merely as an instrument for acquiring specialized knowledge. Alexis Carrel
[ Acquiring Broadest Comprehending Instrument Knowledge Merely Method Observable Reality Science Sense Specialized Understood]
The one book necessary to be understood by a divine, is the Bible; any others are to be read, chiefly, in order to understand that. Francis Lockier
[ Any Bible Book Chiefly Divine Necessary Order Others Read Understand Understood]
In Goddess religion death is not feared, but is understood to be a part of life, followed by birth and renewal. Carol P. Christ
[ Birth Death Feared Followed Goddess Life Part Religion Renewal Understood]
One has the responsibility to oneself, to the writer, director and the people who put up the money, to put out the best of what one has experienced and understood about the human condition as it relates to the role one has been hired to portray. Tom Skerritt
[ Been Best Condition Director Experienced Hired Human Money Oneself Out Portray Put Relates Responsibility Role Understood Up Writer]
There are so many things I'd like to change in the industry. Everything from the reliance of style over substance to their reluctance to hire me for big budget blockbusters, but the thing I would love most would be if they understood people don't have to be Hollywood beautiful to be sexy or interesting. Colin Mochrie
[ Beautiful Big Blockbusters Budget Change Everything Hire Hollywood Industry Interesting Love Many Most Over Reliance Reluctance Sexy Style Substance Their Thing Things Understood Would]
If the work is pure then you have to think it could be understood. If it is not understood it doesn't mean that your work is not accessible. It doesn't worry me, but, of course, I would be pleased if people liked my work. Ian Hamilton Finlay
[ Accessible Could Course Liked Mean Pleased Pure Then Think Understood Work Worry Would Your]
Throughout Soviet times, I understood what was really happening in the world around me. Lennart Meri
[ Around Happening Really Soviet Throughout Times Understood World]
I spend my happiest hours in reading Vedantic books. They are to me like the light of the morning, like the pure air of the mountains - so simple, so true, if once understood. Max Muller
[ Air Books Happiest Hours Light Morning Mountains Once Pure Reading Simple Spend True Understood]
I sort of enjoy the fact that I'm misunderstood most of the time. That's fine. Billie Joe Armstrong
[ Enjoy Fact Fine Misunderstood Most Sort Time]
The fact that the Arctic, more than any other populated region of the world, requires the collaboration of so many disciplines and points of view to be understood at all, is a benefit rather than a burden. Bruce Jackson
[ Any Arctic Benefit Burden Collaboration Disciplines Fact Many More Other Points Populated Rather Region Requires Than Understood View World]
I was trying to find out what it was that everybody else understood without giving up my stubborn and hard-won lack of understanding. David Antin
[ Else Everybody Find Giving Hard-Won Lack Out Stubborn Trying Understanding Understood Up Without]
Scriptwriting is the toughest part of the whole racket... the least understood and the least noticed. Frank Capra
[ Least Noticed Part Racket Toughest Understood Whole]
She thoroughly understands what no other Church has ever understood, how to deal with enthusiasts. Thomas B. Macaulay
[ Church Deal Enthusiasts Ever How Other She Thoroughly Understands Understood]
A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows. George Gurdjieff
[ Attain Beginning Help Him Knowledge Knows Learn Man Must Only Possess Those Understood Very]
Well, as a kid I did not get Shakespeare. I just never understood it. Alanis Morissette
[ Did Get Just Kid Never Shakespeare Understood Well]
I look at myself, and I see a Spanish person who's trying to be understood by an English-speaking audience and is putting a lot of energy into that, instead of into expressing himself freely and feeling comfortable. Javier Bardem
[ Audience Comfortable Energy English-Speaking Expressing Feeling Freely Himself Instead Into Look Lot Myself Person Putting See Spanish Trying Understood]
Don't write so that you can be understood, write so that you can't be misunderstood. William Howard Taft
[ Misunderstood Understood Write]
I have suffered from being misunderstood, but I would have suffered a hell of a lot more if I had been understood. Clarence Darrow
[ Been Being Had Hell Lot Misunderstood More Suffered Understood Would]
When I met Jack Kennedy, he was a serious young man with a dream. He was not a womanizer, not as I understood the term. Gene Tierney
[ Dream Jack Kennedy Man Met Serious Term Understood Young]
Don't appear so scholarly, pray. Humanize your talk, and speak to be understood. Moliere
[ Appear Pray Scholarly Speak Talk Understood Your]
If you understood everything I say, you'd be me! Miles Davis
[ Everything Say Understood]
I have never understood the Iowa caucus. Larry King
[ Caucus Iowa Never Understood]
I know some people who never have any difficulties to speak of. The moment I understood your premisses, I felt sure you had a real foundation to hold on. Asa Gray
[ Any Difficulties Felt Foundation Had Hold Know Moment Never Real Some Speak Sure Understood Your]
Only one man ever understood me, and he didn't understand me. Johann Gottlieb Fichte
[ Ever Man Only Understand Understood]
They understood why I left ER. It wasn't just about a guy. Sherry Stringfield
[ Er Guy Just Left Understood Why]
What do you think, that a dollar in a savings account is freedom? Maybe you have understood nothing I have said. Klaus Kinski
[ Account Dollar Freedom Maybe Nothing Said Savings Think Understood]
I understood that the will could not be improved before the mind had been enlightened. Johann Heinrich Lambert
[ Been Before Could Enlightened Had Improved Mind Understood Will]
Only the old are innocent. That is what the Victorians understood, and the Christians. Original sin is a property of the young. The old grow beyond corruption very quickly. Malcolm Bradbury
[ Beyond Christians Corruption Grow Innocent Old Only Original Property Quickly Sin Understood Very Young]
I believe that one can indeed work on two or more tasks at once, but in ways yet to be understood. Marilyn vos Savant
[ Believe Indeed More Once Tasks Two Understood Ways Work Yet]
I guess I should warn you, if I turn out to be particularly clear, you've probably misunderstood what I've said. Alan Greenspan
[ Clear Guess Misunderstood Out Particularly Probably Said Should Turn Warn]
In cases where every thing is understood, and measured, and reduced to rule, love is out of the question. William Godwin
[ Cases Every Love Measured Out Question Reduced Rule Thing Understood Where]
Understood what the struggle was about. My mother. Couldn't read or write, but she had more sense than many a graduate from Harvard. Al Lewis
[ Graduate Had Harvard Many More Mother Read Sense She Struggle Than Understood Write]
I don't think I ever understood Hollywood. Gloria Grahame
[ Ever Hollywood Think Understood]
Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood. T. S. Eliot Poetry
[ Before Communicate Genuine Poetry Understood]
But I think, and hope, that the novels can be understood and enjoyed as science fiction, on their own terms. Dan Simmons
[ Enjoyed Fiction Hope Novels Own Science Terms Their Think Understood]
As I absorbed life here and understood it better, I just completely fell in love with England. Gwyneth Paltrow
[ Absorbed Better Completely England Fell Here Just Life Love Understood]
No event in American history is more misunderstood than the Vietnam War. It was misreported then, and it is misremembered now. Richard M. Nixon
[ American Event History Misunderstood More Now Than Then Vietnam War]
More countries have understood that women's equality is a prerequisite for development. Kofi Annan Equality
[ Countries Development Equality More Prerequisite Understood Women]
I understood immediately that to get success I had to make for the front door, not for the back one. Jean Gabin
[ Back Door Front Get Had Immediately Make Success Understood]
The Constitution was written by 55 educated and highly intelligent men in Philadelphia in 1787, but it was written so that it could be understood by people of limited education and modest intelligence. John Jay Hooker
[ Constitution Could Educated Education Highly Intelligence Intelligent Limited Men Modest Philadelphia Understood Written]
I thought I understood the story very well, because I've lived with it for so long. But movies change and take on a life of their own once they start to be made, and you have to keep your eye on the real ball, not the ball that's in your head. Andrew McCarthy
[ Ball Because Change Eye Head Keep Life Lived Long Made Movies Once Own Real Start Story Take Their Thought Understood Very Well Your]
If a prospective Presidential approach can't be explained clearly enough to be understood well, it probably hasn't been thought through well enough. If not well understood by the American people, it probably won't "sail" anyway. Send it back for further thought. Donald Rumsfeld
[ American Anyway Approach Back Been Clearly Enough Explained Further Hasn Presidential Probably Prospective Sail Send Thought Through Understood Well Won]
If quantum mechanics hasn't profoundly shocked you, you haven't understood it yet. Niels Bohr
[ Hasn Haven Mechanics Profoundly Quantum Shocked Understood Yet]
In fact, quantitative findings of any material and energy changes preserve their full context only through their being seen and understood as parts of a natural order. Walter Rudolf Hess
[ Any Being Changes Context Energy Fact Findings Full Material Natural Only Order Parts Preserve Quantitative Seen Their Through Understood]
The really good idea is always traceable back quite a long way, often to a not very good idea which sparked off another idea that was only slightly better, which somebody else misunderstood in such a way that they then said something which was really rather interesting. John Cleese
[ Always Another Back Better Else Good Idea Interesting Long Misunderstood Off Often Only Quite Rather Really Said Slightly Somebody Something Sparked Such Then Traceable Very Way Which]
Information, usually seen as the precondition of debate, is better understood as its by-product. Christopher Lasch
[ Better By-Product Debate Information Precondition Seen Understood Usually]
You will never know the feeling of a driver when winning a race. The helmet hides feelings that cannot be understood. Ayrton Senna
[ Cannot Driver Feeling Feelings Helmet Hides Know Never Race Understood Will Winning]
No part of the world can be truly understood without a knowledge of its garment of vegetation, for this determines not only the nature of the animal inhabitants but also the occupations of the majority of human beings. Ellsworth Huntington
[ Also Animal Beings Determines Garment Human Inhabitants Knowledge Majority Nature Occupations Only Part Truly Understood Vegetation Without World]
Any work of art that can be understood is the product of journalism. Tristan Tzara
[ Any Art Journalism Product Understood Work]
There are so many things that are misunderstood or not recognized about my father's music because they've been filtered by people who work for magazines like Rolling Stone. Dweezil Zappa
[ Because Been Father Filtered Magazines Many Misunderstood Music Recognized Rolling Stone Things Work]
I am calling attention just to the main points of these tremendously important matters, which can be understood better by pious meditation than explained by human language. Martin Chemnitz
[ Am Attention Better Calling Explained Human Important Just Language Main Matters Meditation Pious Points Than These Tremendously Understood Which]
The efficiency of God may be understood as either creation or providence. William Ames
[ Creation Efficiency Either God May Providence Understood]
Dante can be understood only within the context of Italian thought, and Faust would be unthinkable if divorced from its German background; but both are part of our common cultural heritage. Gustav Stresemann
[ Background Both Common Context Cultural Dante Divorced German Heritage Italian Only Our Part Thought Understood Unthinkable Within Would]
We do not write in order to be understood; we write in order to understand. C. Day Lewis
[ Order Understand Understood Write]
Nobody understood The Reoccurring Dream, but after September 11, when we were coerced to do a national duty and go out and shop, surely people could begin to see what I was getting at. Joni Mitchell
[ After Begin Coerced Could Dream Duty Getting Go National Nobody Out See September Shop Surely Understood Were]
Bertelsmann understood our vision when they first invested in us... They still believe in that vision. Shawn Fanning
[ Believe First Invested Our Still Understood Us Vision]
I write to understand as much as to be understood. Elie Wiesel
[ Much Understand Understood Write]
As population susceptibilities are better understood, we will be in a better position than we are in today to make informed decisions about risk management. Samuel Wilson
[ Better Decisions Informed Make Management Population Position Risk Than Today Understood Will]
A signal is comprehended if it serves to make us notice the object or situation it bespeaks. A symbol is understood when we conceive the idea it presents. Susanne Langer
[ Bespeaks Comprehended Conceive Idea Make Notice Object Presents Serves Signal Situation Symbol Understood Us]
There was no doubt that sooner or later we will fight. But we will fight not in the way of the dissidents' protests. We understood that we needed to be as professional as possible. Anatoly Chubais
[ Dissidents Doubt Fight Later Needed Possible Professional Protests Sooner Understood Way Will]
Jessi is a great person. She really is. She's been a friend to me all through all my bad times, and she's understood what I was doing. She came up with that one saying, which was great. Waylon Jennings
[ Bad Been Came Doing Friend Great Person Really Saying She Through Times Understood Up Which]
As Cuvier could correctly describe a whole animal by the contemplation of a single bone, so the observer who has thoroughly understood one link in a series of incidents should be able to accurately state all the other ones, both before and after. Arthur Conan Doyle
[ Able Accurately After Animal Before Bone Both Contemplation Correctly Could Describe Incidents Link Observer Ones Other Series Should Single State Thoroughly Understood Whole]
Human beings do not live in the objective world alone, nor alone in the world of social activity as ordinarily understood, but are very much at the mercy of the particular language which has become the medium of expression for their society. Edward Sapir
[ Activity Alone Become Beings Expression Human Language Live Medium Mercy Much Nor Objective Ordinarily Particular Social Society Their Understood Very Which World]
Gospel songs to me are about the mansion in the sky, and washed in the blood of Christ's crimson blood, songs that are filled with biblical wording that's no longer understood by a lot of people. Larry Norman
[ Biblical Blood Christ Crimson Filled Gospel Longer Lot Mansion Sky Songs Understood Washed Wording]
I was at first but I mean I thought at first that I wanted a little bit of that in there but the reasoning behind what they cut and what they kept really makes sense and it really played for me when I saw it yesterday, it all worked and was understood. Brandon Routh
[ Behind Bit Cut First Kept Little Makes Mean Played Really Reasoning Saw Sense Thought Understood Wanted Worked Yesterday]
I've just done a commercial in the U.S. in which I talk about stocks, shares and bonds. Everyone is amazed. They ask me: 'You really know about that stuff or did you just learn it for the commercial?' I tell them I wouldn't do it unless I understood and had an interest. Anna Kournikova
[ Amazed Ask Bonds Commercial Did Done Everyone Had Interest Just Know Learn Really Shares Stocks Stuff Talk Tell Them Understood Unless Which]
I never was coddled, or liked, or understood by my family. Ethel Waters
[ Family Liked Never Understood]
It is in moments of illness that we are compelled to recognize that we live not alone but chained to a creature of a different kingdom, whole worlds apart, who has no knowledge of us and by whom it is impossible to make ourselves understood: our body. Marcel Proust
[ Alone Apart Body Chained Compelled Creature Different Illness Impossible Kingdom Knowledge Live Make Moments Our Ourselves Recognize Understood Us Whole Whom Worlds]
I sort of understood that when I first started: that you shouldn't repeat a success. Very often you're going to, and maybe the first time you do, it works. And you love it. But then you're trapped. Jack Nicholson
[ First Going Love Maybe Often Repeat Sort Started Success Then Time Trapped Understood Very Works]
The obligation of subjects to the sovereign is understood to last as long, and no longer, than the power lasteth by which he is able to protect them. Thomas Hobbes
[ Able Last Long Longer Obligation Power Protect Sovereign Subjects Than Them Understood Which]
Time-space as commonly understood, in the sense of the distance measured between two time-points, is the result of time calculation. Martin Heidegger
[ Between Calculation Commonly Distance Measured Result Sense Time Two Understood]
I've never understood why artists, who so often condescend to the cliches of their own culture, are so eager to embrace the cliches of cultures they know nothing about. Brad Holland
[ Artists Cliches Culture Cultures Eager Embrace Know Never Nothing Often Own Their Understood Why]
It is unfortunately none too well understood that, just as the State has no money of its own, so it has no power of its own. Albert J. Nock
[ Just Money None Own Power State Too Understood Unfortunately Well]
With Geoffrey, it was the first time we did music together, we understood that everything could be well, and without any problem. And we didn't need to rehearse too much. Victoria de los Angeles
[ Any Could Did Everything First Geoffrey Much Music Need Problem Rehearse Time Together Too Understood Well Without]
The foregoing considerations lead us to the very important conclusion, that matter is essentially force, and nothing but force; that matter, as popularly understood, does not exist, and is, in fact, philosophically inconceivable. Alfred Russel Wallace
[ Conclusion Considerations Does Essentially Exist Fact Force Important Inconceivable Lead Matter Nothing Philosophically Popularly Understood Us Very]
My illness has taught me something about the nature of humanity, love, brotherhood and relationships that I never understood, and probably never would have. So, from that standpoint, there is some truth and good in everything. Lee Atwater
[ Brotherhood Everything Good Humanity Illness Love Nature Never Probably Relationships Some Something Standpoint Taught Truth Understood Would]
Words easy to be understood do often hit the mark; when high and learned ones do only pierce the air. John Bunyan
[ Air Easy High Hit Learned Mark Often Ones Only Pierce Understood Words]
I understood public relations and always maintained a high profile. Earl Butz
[ Always High Maintained Profile Public Relations Understood]
Literature is without proofs. By which it must be understood that it cannot prove, not only what it says, but even that it is worth the trouble of saying it. Roland Barthes
[ Cannot Even Literature Must Only Proofs Prove Saying Says Trouble Understood Which Without Worth]
No people in the history of the world have ever been so misunderstood, so misjudged, and so cruelly maligned. John Brown Gordon
[ Been Cruelly Ever History Maligned Misunderstood World]
I want it understood that all these men fought for principle, not for plunder, and that they were true-hearted, honorable soldiers, fighting for what they esteemed was a righteous cause. Cole Younger
[ Cause Esteemed Fighting Fought Honorable Men Plunder Principle Righteous Soldiers These Understood Want Were]
I read some, and then visited with people involved in this curious, exciting and somewhat misunderstood sub-culture. I met with a fang maker, who offered to fit me for an exquisite pair. James Patterson
[ Curious Exciting Exquisite Fang Fit Involved Maker Met Misunderstood Offered Pair Read Some Somewhat Then Visited]
I've never done heroin, but I totally understood what would drive people to that distraction-to need that so much. Sarah McLachlan
[ Done Drive Much Need Never Totally Understood Would]
And to understand this, I think this is a most important point where I would like always to be understood what we do with the New York Philharmonic. That the meaning of the music is number one. Kurt Masur
[ Always Important Meaning Most Music New Number Philharmonic Point Think Understand Understood Where Would York]
How do you explain certain physical qualities that somehow sell on screen? You're born with it... Certain people are just more watchable, and I was more watchable, but I don't think I understood acting or drama very well when I was a kid. Joan Chen
[ Acting Born Certain Drama Explain How Just Kid More Physical Qualities Screen Sell Somehow Think Understood Very Well]
The beauty of a strong, lasting commitment is often best understood by men incapable of it. Murray Kempton
[ Beauty Best Commitment Incapable Lasting Men Often Strong Understood]
For if the mystery concealed of old is made manifest to the Apostles through the prophetic writings, and if the prophets, being wise men, understood what proceeded from their own mouths, then the prophets knew what was made manifest to the Apostles. Origen
[ Apostles Being Concealed Knew Made Manifest Men Mouths Mystery Old Own Proceeded Prophetic Prophets Their Then Through Understood Wise Writings]
A writer who is in a hurry to be understood today or tomorrow runs the danger of being misunderstood the day after tomorrow. Johann G. Hamann
[ After Being Danger Day Hurry Misunderstood Runs Today Tomorrow Understood Writer]
Martyrs, my friend, have to choose between being forgotten, mocked or used. As for being understood - never. Albert Camus
[ Being Between Choose Forgotten Friend Martyrs Mocked Never Understood Used]
I always knew that there was something that made me different, and by the time I was in high school, I understood what it was. Mary Cheney
[ Always Different High Knew Made School Something Time Understood]
A classical work doesn't ever have to be understood entirely. But those who are educated and who are still educating themselves must desire to learn more and more from it. Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel
[ Classical Desire Educated Educating Entirely Ever Learn More Must Still Themselves Those Understood Work]
Whenever we're afraid, it's because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid. Earl Nightingale
[ Afraid Because Enough Know Never Understood Whenever Would]
While all other sciences have advanced, that of government is at a standstill - little better understood, little better practiced now than three or four thousand years ago. John Adams
[ Advanced Ago Better Four Government Little Now Other Practiced Sciences Standstill Than Thousand Three Understood While Years]
Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruptions. Jonathan Swift
[ Commonly Corruptions Nothing Politics Understood Word]
I believe Johnson understood that the reason was Vietnam. I also believe that he felt that if there was a way to communicate the real issues in Vietnam, that the reasons would be answered or understood. But there was just no way to communicate. Lew Wasserman
[ Also Answered Believe Communicate Felt Issues Johnson Just Real Reason Reasons Understood Vietnam Way Would]
Civilizations can only be understood by those who are civilized. Alfred North Whitehead
[ Civilizations Civilized Only Those Understood]
There's almost a fear that if you understood too deeply the way you arrived at choices, you could become self-conscious. In any case, many ideas which are full of personal meaning seem rather banal when you put words to them. Peter Weir
[ Almost Any Arrived Banal Become Case Choices Could Deeply Fear Full Ideas Many Meaning Personal Put Rather Seem Self-Conscious Them Too Understood Way Which Words]
Robin had always wanted to go solo, so when it happened I wasn't angry at all. I understood the situation. But Barry is so full of pride and couldn't understand why Robin had done it. Maurice Gibb
[ Always Angry Barry Done Full Go Had Happened Pride Robin Situation Solo Understand Understood Wanted Why]
As I learn more and more about the six-year extension of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, it's obvious to me that NFL owners understood that they were going to get a new deal done at all costs. Ron Jaworski
[ Agreement Bargaining Collective Costs Deal Done Extension Get Going Learn More New Nfl Obvious Owners Understood Were]
Wizards was my homage to Tolkien in the American idiom. I had read Tolkien, understood Tolkien, and wanted to do a sort of fantasy for American kids, and that was Wizards. Ralph Bakshi
[ American Fantasy Had Homage Idiom Kids Read Sort Tolkien Understood Wanted Wizards]
One of the biggest things I understood in a program like that was that it allowed more young African American scholars to do field research in the Caribbean and in Africa than had ever happened before in the history of the country and since. Bernice Johnson Reagon
[ Africa African Allowed American Before Biggest Caribbean Country Ever Field Had Happened History More Program Research Scholars Since Than Things Understood Young]
Delight at having understood a very abstract and obscure system leads most people to believe in the truth of what it demonstrates. Georg C. Lichtenberg
[ Abstract Believe Delight Demonstrates Having Leads Most Obscure System Truth Understood Very]
Then as now, whatever disagreements over policies existed among Americans - and there were many such bitter policy disputes - the purposes and goals for which Americans fought were clearly understood. Allen Weinstein
[ Americans Among Bitter Clearly Disagreements Disputes Existed Fought Goals Many Now Over Policies Policy Purposes Such Then Understood Were Whatever Which]
My departure from Hollywood was described as a walk-out. No one understood that I was cracking up. Gene Tierney
[ Cracking Departure Described Hollywood Understood Up]
Laws are generally not understood by three sorts of persons, viz, by those who make them, by those who execute them, and by those who suffer if they break them. George Savile
[ Break Execute Generally Laws Make Persons Sorts Suffer Them Those Three Understood Viz]
I never quite understood these actors - though I envy them sometimes - who can lie out for a year or two. I feel as though time is a real pressing issue, and I want to get as much work done in the time that I have left. Sylvester Stallone
[ Actors Done Envy Feel Get Issue Left Lie Much Never Out Pressing Quite Real Sometimes Them These Though Time Two Understood Want Work Year]
And Big Night, I think by the end the brothers find that balance, when they touch each other on the shoulder over breakfast and it's understood that what should never have driven them apart almost drove them apart. I think that's a true moment. Tony Shalhoub
[ Almost Apart Balance Big Breakfast Brothers Driven Drove Each End Find Moment Never Night Other Over Should Shoulder Them Think Touch True Understood]
Jim Thompson understood something about the serial killer before the psychology caught up to it, which is that they are detached to it and they do want to get caught. Val Kilmer
[ Before Caught Detached Get Jim Killer Psychology Serial Something Thompson Understood Up Want Which]
Before I had my child, I thought I knew all the boundaries of myself, that I understood the limits of my heart. It's extraordinary to have all those limits thrown out, to realize your love is inexhaustible. Uma Thurman
[ Before Boundaries Child Extraordinary Had Heart Inexhaustible Knew Limits Love Myself Out Realize Those Thought Thrown Understood Your]
In Italy, I had an Afro, and a lot of the kids came up and felt my hair. It really was funny. I wish I had understood Italian. Sugar Ray Leonard
[ Came Felt Funny Had Hair Italian Italy Kids Lot Really Understood Up Wish]
A careful analysis of the process of observation in atomic physics has shown that the subatomic particles have no meaning as isolated entities, but can only be understood as interconnections between the preparation of an experiment and the subsequent measurement. Erwin Schrodinger
[ Analysis Atomic Between Careful Entities Experiment Isolated Meaning Measurement Observation Only Particles Physics Preparation Process Shown Subsequent Understood]
Write in such a way as that you can be readily understood by both the young and the old, by men as well as women, even by children. Ho Chi Minh
[ Both Children Even Men Old Readily Such Understood Way Well Women Write Young]
Genius is never understood in its own time. Bill Watterson
[ Genius Never Own Time Understood]
When we speak the word "life," it must be understood we are not referring to life as we know it from its surface of fact, but to that fragile, fluctuating center which forms never reach. Antonin Artaud
[ Center Fact Forms Fragile Know Life Must Never Reach Referring Speak Surface Understood Which Word]
Medicine is not only a science; it is also an art. It does not consist of compounding pills and plasters; it deals with the very processes of life, which must be understood before they may be guided. Paracelsus
[ Also Art Before Compounding Consist Deals Does Guided Life May Medicine Must Only Pills Plasters Processes Science Understood Very Which]
When I came to Los Angeles, it was the first time that I ever felt like I belong somewhere. Not because it was wacky, but because people here understood what I felt like to perform, and there were other kids my age who wanted to do it. I didn't get looked at as God, you freak. Jennifer Love Hewitt
[ Age Angeles Because Belong Came Ever Felt First Freak Get God Here Kids Looked Los Other Perform Somewhere Time Understood Wacky Wanted Were]
I knew that if I wrote a new book every six months or every year, if I continued to read great books, eventually I would write something worthy of publication. I understood I might be in my forties or my fifties or even my sixties, but I felt confident that it would happen. Augusten Burroughs
[ Book Books Confident Continued Even Eventually Every Felt Fifties Forties Great Happen Knew Might Months New Publication Read Six Sixties Something Understood Worthy Would Write Wrote Year]
I have often said that just as the French revolution, for instance, understood itself through antiquity, I think our time can be understood through the French revolution. It is quite a natural process to use other times to understand your own time. Ian Hamilton Finlay
[ Antiquity French Instance Itself Just Natural Often Other Our Own Process Quite Revolution Said Think Through Time Times Understand Understood Use Your]
I'm not one of those writers I learned about who get up in the morning, put a piece of paper in their typewriter machine and start writing. That I've never understood. Wole Soyinka
[ Get Learned Machine Morning Never Paper Piece Put Start Their Those Typewriter Understood Up Writers Writing]
If I would have listened, if I would have understood diabetes like I understood music, maybe these things wouldn't have happened. Marvin Isley
[ Diabetes Happened Listened Maybe Music These Things Understood Would]
Well, my brother was a schizophrenic, so I understood it in a different way from seeing my brother. Jeffrey Jones
[ Brother Different Schizophrenic Seeing Understood Way Well]
My father had left behind an old piano. My sister was already going to school, my mother was out working, and I stayed at home alone with my adorable grandmother who understood nothing I said. It was so boring that I stayed at the piano all day long, and that saved my life. Michel Legrand
[ Adorable Alone Already Behind Boring Day Father Going Grandmother Had Home Left Life Long Mother Nothing Old Out Piano Said Saved School Sister Stayed Understood Working]
It is impossible to speak in such a way that you cannot be misunderstood. Karl Popper
[ Cannot Impossible Misunderstood Speak Such Way]
Of all the men that have run for president in the twentieth century, only George McGovern truly understood what a monument America could be to the human race. Hunter S. Thompson
[ America Century Could George Human Men Monument Only President Race Run Truly Twentieth Understood]
Where misunderstanding serves others as an advantage, one is helpless to make oneself understood. Lionel Trilling
[ Advantage Helpless Make Misunderstanding Oneself Others Serves Understood Where]
A genius knows how to make himself easily understood without being obvious about it. Jean Anouilh
[ Being Easily Genius Himself How Knows Make Obvious Understood Without]
Jealousy would be far less torturous if we understood that love is a passion entirely unrelated to our merits. Paul Eldridge
[ Entirely Far Jealousy Less Love Merits Our Passion Torturous Understood Unrelated Would]
I was the true future. I understood Communism better than they did. Elia Kazan
[ Better Communism Did Future Than True Understood]
More has been screwed up on the battlefield and misunderstood in the Pentagon because of a lack of understanding of the English language than any other single factor. John W. Vessey, Jr.
[ Any Battlefield Because Been English Factor Lack Language Misunderstood More Other Pentagon Screwed Single Than Understanding Up]
Politics is there the way men and women are there, the way the Atlantic Ocean is there. Sometimes I've written about politics specifically, I mean about politics as it's understood on television and in newspapers. Kenneth Koch
[ Atlantic Mean Men Newspapers Ocean Politics Sometimes Specifically Television Understood Way Women Written]
We are all the foolishness and all the crimes we did. We're also all the kindnesses we did. I hate to think of life as if we understood time. We don't understand time. Hugh Leonard
[ Also Crimes Did Foolishness Hate Life Think Time Understand Understood]
I miss the movies. Still, I understood that my kind of movie has had its day. I thought it was over for me. Debbie Reynolds
[ Day Had Kind Miss Movie Movies Over Still Thought Understood]
Write to be understood, speak to be heard, read to grow. Lawrence Clark Powell
[ Grow Heard Read Speak Understood Write]
I'd like to think Helen very much understood what it was to be disadvantaged in the medical field. And that that was something that she never let dictate her choices. Mary Stuart Masterson
[ Choices Dictate Disadvantaged Field Helen Her Medical Much Never She Something Think Understood Very]
It should be remarked that, as the principle of liberty is better understood, and more nobly interpreted, a broader protest is made in behalf of women. As men become aware that few have had a fair chance, they are inclined to say that no women have had a fair chance. Margaret Fuller
[ Aware Become Behalf Better Broader Chance Fair Few Had Inclined Interpreted Liberty Made Men More Nobly Principle Protest Remarked Say Should Understood Women]
Jesus is an example. We have other examples, including many of our ancestors as role models who understood the inner meaning of our orientation. Malcolm Boyd
[ Ancestors Example Examples Including Inner Jesus Many Meaning Models Orientation Other Our Role Understood]
The piano is the X factor. People have a tough time following the structures when there's no piano there, spelling it out. It makes it more easily understood, particularly to people who don't know as much about music. Branford Marsalis
[ Easily Factor Following Know Makes More Much Music Out Particularly Piano Spelling Structures Time Tough Understood]
The supernatural is the natural not yet understood. Elbert Hubbard
[ Natural Supernatural Understood Yet]
As a matter of history, the Fourteenth Amendment was not understood to ban segregation on the basis of race. Cass Sunstein
[ Amendment Ban Basis Fourteenth History Matter Race Segregation Understood]
Whenever a theory appears to you as the only possible one, take this as a sign that you have neither understood the theory nor the problem which it was intended to solve. Karl Popper
[ Appears Intended Neither Nor Only Possible Problem Sign Solve Take Theory Understood Whenever Which]
President Kennedy understood the importance of equal pay for equal work and signed historic legislation that gave women around the country hope that one day their wages would be on par with that of their male counterparts. Rosa DeLauro
[ Around Counterparts Country Day Equal Gave Historic Hope Importance Kennedy Legislation Male Par Pay President Signed Their Understood Wages Women Work Would]
This was a tragic event in human history, but by paying tribute to the Armenian community we ensure the lessons of the Armenian genocide are properly understood and acknowledged. Jerry Costello
[ Acknowledged Armenian Community Ensure Event Genocide History Human Lessons Paying Properly Tragic Tribute Understood]
Except among those whose education has been in the minimalist style, it is understood that hasty moral judgments about the past are a form of injustice. Jacques Barzun
[ Among Been Education Except Form Hasty Injustice Judgments Minimalist Moral Past Style Those Understood Whose]
It means that if they misunderstood Comfort and Joy, they misunderstood my other films. Bill Forsyth
[ Comfort Films Joy Means Misunderstood Other]
I understood the importance in principle of public key cryptography but it's all moved much faster than I expected. I did not expect it to be a mainstay of advanced communications technology. Whitfield Diffie
[ Advanced Communications Cryptography Did Expect Expected Faster Importance Key Moved Much Principle Public Technology Than Understood]
Miles Davis was a master. In every phase of his career, he understood that this music was a tribute to the African muse. Cassandra Wilson
[ African Career Davis Every His Master Miles Muse Music Phase Tribute Understood]
We have become aware of the responsibility for our attitude towards the dark pages in our history. We have understood that bad service is done to the nation by those who are impelling to renounce that past. Aleksander Kwasniewski
[ Attitude Aware Bad Become Dark Done History Nation Our Pages Past Renounce Responsibility Service Those Towards Understood]
When you grow up around it, I just watched my father work really hard. He wasn't around as much as I would have liked. And when I grew up, I understood why. Katey Sagal
[ Around Father Grew Grow Hard Just Liked Much Really Understood Up Watched Why Work Would]
I think Karl Rove saw that in George W. Bush early on and understood the impact that he could have on Texas politics and probably on national politics. Ed Gillespie
[ Bush Could Early George Impact Karl National Politics Probably Rove Saw Texas Think Understood]
I understood jazz, I understood how it worked. That's what I apply to everything. Van Morrison
[ Apply Everything How Jazz Understood Worked]
I also wanted to do something that I hadn't really seen in almost any black novels, which was a complex love story in which both people were extremely intelligent and talented and understood a lot of things and were still at odds getting it together. Stanley Crouch
[ Almost Also Any Black Both Complex Extremely Getting Hadn Intelligent Lot Love Novels Odds Really Seen Something Still Story Talented Things Together Understood Wanted Were Which]
My grandparents knew it was important that I understood Christianity and the Bible. But they never took me to church; they sent me to church. Lee Greenwood
[ Bible Christianity Church Grandparents Important Knew Never Sent Took Understood]
Love can be understood only "from the inside," as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it. Robert C. Solomon
[ Inside Language Lives Love Only Someone Speaks Understood World]
An idea can only be materialized with the help of a medium of expression, the inherent qualities of which must be surely sensed and understood in order to become the carrier of an idea. Hans Hofmann
[ Become Carrier Expression Help Idea Inherent Materialized Medium Must Only Order Qualities Sensed Surely Understood Which]
Neither the life of an individual nor the history of a society can be understood without understanding both. C. Wright Mills Society
[ Both History Individual Life Neither Nor Society Understanding Understood Without]
And that's why I wrote the book, because our country really needs to understand, if people in this nation understood what our foreign policy is really about, what foreign aid is about, how our corporations work, where our tax money goes, I know we will demand change. John Perkins
[ Aid Because Book Change Corporations Country Demand Foreign Goes How Know Money Nation Needs Our Policy Really Tax Understand Understood Where Why Will Work Wrote]
These seem to me so ambiguous, so vague, so easily misunderstood in comparison to genuine music, which fills the soul with a thousand things better than words. Felix Mendelssohn
[ Ambiguous Better Comparison Easily Fills Genuine Misunderstood Music Seem Soul Than These Things Thousand Vague Which Words]
Sanctification is not to be understood here as a separation from ordinary use or consecration to some special use, although this meaning is often present in Scripture, sometimes referring to outward and sometimes to inward or effectual separation. William Ames
[ Although Effectual Here Inward Meaning Often Ordinary Outward Present Referring Sanctification Scripture Separation Some Sometimes Special Understood Use]
I always enjoyed playing ball, and it didn't matter to me whether I played with white kids or black. I never understood why an issue was made of who I played with, and I never felt comfortable, when I grew up, telling other people how to act. Willie Mays
[ Act Always Ball Black Comfortable Enjoyed Felt Grew How Issue Kids Made Matter Never Other Played Playing Telling Understood Up Whether White Why]
Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side. Zig Ziglar
[ Better Clearly Husband Many Marriages Same Side Understood Wife Would]
Forgive me, Spirit of my spirit, for this, that I have found it easier to read the mystery told in tears and understood Thee better in sorrow than in joy. George William Russell
[ Better Easier Forgive Found Joy Mystery Read Sorrow Spirit Tears Than Thee Told Understood]
I understood once I held a baby in my arms, why some people have the need to keep having them. Spalding Gray
[ Arms Baby Having Held Keep Need Once Some Them Understood Why]
The great leaders of the second world war alliance, Franklin Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, understood the twin sides of destruction and salvation. Their war aims were not only to defeat fascism, but to create a world of shared prosperity. Jeffrey Sachs
[ Aims Alliance Churchill Create Defeat Destruction Fascism Franklin Great Leaders Only Prosperity Roosevelt Salvation Second Shared Sides Their Twin Understood War Were Winston World]
Our most tragic error may have been our inability to establish a rapport and a confidence with the press and television with the communication media. I don't think the press has understood me. Lyndon B. Johnson
[ Been Communication Confidence Error Establish Inability May Media Most Our Press Rapport Television Think Tragic Understood]
It always amazed me that he was able to do it, and that Orson Welles was able to do it. I never understood it because the talents are absolutely opposite - polar opposites. Mark Rydell
[ Able Absolutely Always Amazed Because Never Opposite Opposites Orson Polar Talents Understood Welles]
I have never understood that. I come from a place where the press makes or breaks an actor and it is more of a teamwork relationship. Michelle Trachtenberg
[ Actor Breaks Come Makes More Never Place Press Relationship Teamwork Understood Where]
There is a fellowship more quiet even than solitude, and which, rightly understood, is solitude made perfect. Robert Louis Stevenson
[ Even Fellowship Made More Perfect Quiet Rightly Solitude Than Understood Which]
Now, the language that had grown up and formed itself on those principles is what one is dealing with, and the problem is to bring a work of art in that medium into another medium formed on different principles and heard and understood in a different way. Robert Fitzgerald
[ Another Art Bring Dealing Different Formed Grown Had Heard Into Itself Language Medium Now Principles Problem Those Understood Up Way Work]
I've never understood why people consider youth a time of freedom and joy. It's probably because they have forgotten their own. Margaret Atwood
[ Because Consider Forgotten Freedom Joy Never Own Probably Their Time Understood Why Youth]
In an approximate way, the logic of commons has been understood for a long time, perhaps since the discovery of agriculture or the invention of private property in real estate. Garrett Hardin
[ Agriculture Approximate Been Commons Discovery Estate Invention Logic Long Perhaps Private Property Real Since Time Understood Way]
If mathematics is to be understood widely, we need to emphasise its elegance and its applications. Sometimes it seems that universities want to emphasise how difficult it is! Johnny Ball
[ Applications Difficult Elegance Emphasise How Mathematics Need Seems Sometimes Understood Universities Want Widely]
You listen to a piece of music and it will remind you of something-it might make you happy, it might make you sad, but it is very emotive. And I think that Duran Duran have always understood that. Nick Rhodes
[ Always Duran Emotive Happy Listen Make Might Music Piece Remind Sad Think Understood Very Will]
Spanish alone was understood or spoken here; our friend, the countryman, stuck to us most nobly, he understood us not a bit better than the rest but saw that we were in distress and would not desert us. George Grey
[ Alone Better Bit Desert Distress Friend Here Most Nobly Our Rest Saw Spanish Spoken Stuck Than Understood Us Were Would]
I understood that if I wanted to work, the saxophone was the main instrument. The clarinet was what we call a double. Lee Konitz
[ Call Clarinet Double Instrument Main Saxophone Understood Wanted Work]
The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian. Aiden Wilson Tozer
[ Bible Christian Exclusion Favorite Few God Less Make Must Nothing Obeyed Others Passages Perfection Religiously Route Select Shortest Spiritual Than Understood Well Whole Word]
The Voice has always been an alternative paper. They have always understood that that was part of their role. Sydney Schanberg
[ Alternative Always Been Paper Part Role Their Understood Voice]
Life itself, when understood and utilized for what it is, is sweet. Benjamin Hoff
[ Itself Life Sweet Understood Utilized]
The worst tragedy for a poet is to be admired through being misunderstood. Jean Cocteau
[ Admired Being Misunderstood Poet Through Tragedy Worst]
The reporting of news has to be understood as propaganda for commodities, and events by images. Christopher Lasch
[ Commodities Events Images News Propaganda Reporting Understood]
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. Marie Curie
[ Fear Feared Less Life May More Nothing Now Only Time Understand Understood]
Earth Day 1970 was irrefutable evidence that the American people understood the environmental threat and wanted action to resolve it. Barry Commoner Environmental
[ Action American Day Earth Environmental Evidence Resolve Threat Understood Wanted]
It was always understood that plants and animals, though completely contrasted in their higher representatives, approached each other very closely in their lower and simpler forms. But they were believed not to blend. Asa Gray
[ Always Animals Approached Believed Blend Closely Completely Contrasted Each Forms Higher Lower Other Plants Representatives Simpler Their Though Understood Very Were]
Equality, rightly understood as our founding fathers understood it, leads to liberty and to the emancipation of creative differences; wrongly understood, as it has been so tragically in our time, it leads first to conformity and then to despotism. Barry Goldwater Equality
[ Been Conformity Creative Despotism Differences Emancipation Equality Fathers First Founding Leads Liberty Our Rightly Then Time Tragically Understood Wrongly]