Quotation Explorer - 'Understands'

nobody tells us as little girls that we may fall in love and have moments of hating our beloved, or have ridiculous arguments at 2 AM over something that neither person understands. - S.A.R.K.
If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things. - Vincent van Gogh
What no wife of a writer understands is that a writer is working when he's staring out the window. - Burton Rascoe
Law does, "because God said so!"; Grace does because it understands the reason God said so. - D.R. Silva
Thirst is a language even the grass understands. - Marty Rubin
Rarely do I truly understand the disease which ails me. Therefore, rarely do I truly understand the fix that would cure me. And so maybe I should truly contemplate how rarely I recognize that God understands both. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
It is a sad state of affairs that I donot know of any astronomer who fully understands the energy in their own daily environment. Untilthat changes, Dark Energy will always be a mystery to the astronomical community. - Steven Magee
I hope someday she meets just the right man and has babies - a whole passel of babies, more than I could have - so she understands how it kills me now that she won't let me hug her when she's in obvious distress. (The Life You've Imagined) - Kristina Riggle
If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart. - Nelson Mandela
Physics is becoming so unbelievably complex that it is taking longer and longer to train a physicist. It is taking so long, in fact, to train a physicist to the place where he understands the nature of physical problems that he is already too old to solve them. - Eugene Paul Wigner
A mother understands what a child does not say. - Jewish Proverb
A man thinks that by mouthing hard words he understands hard things. - Herman Melville
Only God understands how incredibly far we’ve fallen, and only God understands how incredibly far we can rise. And only we can determine if we’re going to wallow in the mediocrity that is born of the refusal to understand either. - Craig D. Lounsbrough
Its language is a language which the soul alone understands, but which the soul can never translate. - Arnold Bennett
Great use they have, when in the hands Of one like me, who understands, Who understands the time and place, The person, manner, and the grace, Which fools neglect; so that we find, If all the requisites are join'd, From whence a perfect joke must spring, A joke's a very serious thing. - Charles Churchill
There is surely nothing other than the purpose of the present moment. A man’s whole life is a succession of moment after moment. If one fully understands the present moment, there will be nothing else to do and nothing else to pursue. We should live by being true to the purpose of each moment. - Rati Tsiteladze
Only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses. Nobody, not even the rain has such small hands. - E.E. Cummings
There are things that the heart thinks of that only the body understands; that is why i dance. - Paul Bamikole
Those who were raised in poverty and have been successful to overcome the shame of it, understands the hardship of those who are left behind. - Ellen J. Barrier
No one can speak well, unless he thoroughly understands his subject. - Cicero
(i do not know what it is about you that closes and opens; only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all roses) nobody, not even the rain, has such small hands - e e cummings
Let my toes teach the shore how to feel a tranquil lifethrough the wetness of sands Let my heart latch the doorof blackness, as all my pain now blue sky understands - Munia Khan
A person could read the Bible, not to become smart, but rather to feel that they are not alone, that somebody understands them and love them enough to speak to them, on purpose, in a way that makes a person feel human. - Donald Miller
Happiness! There is no word with more meanings, each person understands it in his own way. - Fernán Caballero
I don't know what it is about you that closes and opens; only something in me understands the voice of your eyes is deeper than all the roses. Nobody, not even the rain, has such small hands. - E.E. Cummings
Whoever misunderstands me, understands me. - Marty Rubin
In the end there doesn't have to be anyone who understands you. There just has to be someone who wants to. - Robert Brault
What we understand and love understands and loves us also. - Robert Walser
Nothing ever really ends. That’s the horrible part of being in the short-story business—you have to be a real expert on ends. Nothing in real life ends. ‘Millicent at last understands.’ Nobody ever understands. - Kurt Vonnegut
No man understands a deep book until he has seen and lived at least part of its contents. - Ezra Pound
The language of a smile is charming, mesmerizing, meaningful, and often mysterious, but everyone understands a smile better than words. - Debasish Mridha
The excellence of the soul is understanding; for the man who understands is conscious, devoted, and already godlike. - Hermes Trismegistus
Music is the language of the universe;everyone understands it without any word. - Debasish Mridha
he who speaks parables knows and understands the real meaning of parables better - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
One who understands much displays a greater simplicity of character than one who understands little - Alexander Chase
The more a man understands the world, the more he falls in love with everyone and everything. - Debasish Mridha
True freedom is a freedom with clear boundaries. True freedom understands the real essence of do’s and don’ts. A freedom without restrictions that brings comfort is a freedom in chains. - Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
It is the responsibility of the sender to make sure the receiver understands the message.
How do you tell a Communist? Well, it’s someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? It’s someone who understands Marx and Lenin. - Ronald Reagan
Time is a strange phenomenon that understands the physics of our world, but never the chemistry of it - Vishwanath S J
When you don't have the words to say He hears your heart. When you feel like no one understands He carries your pain. When hope seems lost God whispers "Joy is coming. - Rachel Hamilton
It’s always about timing. If it’s too soon, no one understands. If it’s too late, everyone’s forgotten. - Anna Wintour
The Christian worldview, contra-postmodernism, understands language not as a Self-referential, merely human and ultimately arbitrary system of signs that is reducible to contingent cultural factors, but it has the gift of a rational God entrusted to beings made in his own image and likeness. - Douglas Groothuis
A wise man hears one word and understands two. - Anonymous
A mother's hardest to forgive.Life is the fruit she longs to hand youRipe on a plate. And while you live,Relentlessly she understands you. - Phyllis McGinley
A person's reputation can be appealing towards others if he or she understands the great values of ethical behavior. - Saaif Alam
- If no one understands anything in the same way, what use is communication? - The best way to recycle empty soup cans is to tie a string to them and talk to yourself - from up to a mile away. - Stefan D
The Master said, The gentleman understands what is right, whereas the petty man understands profit.(Analects 4.16) - Confucius
Everyone understands the pain that accompanies death,but genuine pain doesn't live in the spirit,nor in the air, nor in our lives,nor on these terraces of billowing smoke.The genuine pain that keeps everything awakeis a tiny, infinite burnon the innocent eyes of other systems. - Federico García Lorca
When I wrote this song I felt pretty unoriginal because everybody writes love songs, and everybody feels like their love is the most important and when their love ends and they get their heart broken, that nobody understands. And…that’s ridiculous, but so am I. - Tegan Quin
We've arranged a civilization in which most crucial elements profoundly depend on science and technology. We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. - Carl Sagan
We should have stories in common, I found myself thinking. We should have stories, and jokes no one understands, and memories that we know will stay alive because neither of us will let the other forget. - Kamila Shamsie
In a heartbeat, he understands why religions are born on the sands there is nothing here for a man but his own mind. - Sara Sheridan
I see you better in music, I hear you better in wind, I feel you more in a flooding moonlight, that understands nothing, but darkness and silence. - Anthony Liccione
How do you tell a communist? Well, it's someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? It's someone who understands Marx and Lenin. - Ronald Reagan
The moment when you realize no one understands, no one ever did, no one ever will.You were alone, you always will be.But may be, just may be, someone will look up to you someday. And when they do, remember to hide those tearful eyes, to smile and to say - "look, life's so good. - Sanhita Baruah
Compassion means knowing that I may never find that person who understands my pain but through my struggle I can become one who understands. - Rachel Hamilton
Music is the language of the soul. It touches our deepest perceptions of being. Everyone understands music in his or her own way. Even animals understand music and respond to it with deep appreciation and love. - Debasish Mridha
The gentleman understands what is moral. The small man understands what is profitable. - Confucius
No one feels another's grief, no one understands another's joy. People imagine they can reach one another. In reality they only pass each other by.
There is a language in the world that everyone understands. The language of enthusiasm, of things accomplished with love and purpose, and as part of a search for something believed in and desired.
love is what who has -is king, who does not never understands how to be king in heart - litymunshi
I can no more understand the totality of God than the pancake I made for breakfast understands the complexity of me - Donald Miller
We are the cosmos made conscious and life is the means by which the universe understands itself. - Brian Cox
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell. - Confucius
A best friend isn't someone who's just always there for you.It's someone who understands you a bit more than you understand yourself - Anonymous
I call him religious who understands the suffering of others. - Mahatma Gandhi
Unless a person understands God’s laws, he will not have long-lasting success - Sunday Adelaja
No one understands now. Those who couldhear a song this deeply vanished long ago. - Li Bai
Love is the only language that everyone understands without any word or interpretation. - Debasish Mridha
Love is the language of the heart,which everyone understands. - Debasish Mridha
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it. - Henry David Thoreau
Once harm has been done, even a fool understands it. - Homer
If one understands (realizes) his own Self, then he himself is an Absolute Supreme Soul (Parmatma). - Dada Bhagwan
The mind has greater power over the emotions, and is less subject thereto, insofar as it understands all things to be necessary. - Baruch Spinoza
NEWSPAPER: What great paper is the Earth; what a typeface is the Day; what ink is the Night! Everyone prints, everyone reads; no one understands. - Xavier Forneret
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom. - Bob Dylan
Let's do this and this to see the consequences, who is real friend and who isn't. Who understands you and who doesn't! - Deyth Banger
Beware of the man who knows the answer before he understands the question.
A mindset that understands order, is a mindset that can understand leadership. - Wayne Chirisa
Do not settle for labels that presume you will never heal. Believe in yourself. Find a tribe who understands and believes in you too. Don't ever give up. - Vironika Tugaleva
Nature understands you more than you understand nature. Nature is your true mother. - Debasish Mridha
The world has a soul and whoever understands that soul can also understand the language of many things. - Paulo Coelho
No one reads; if someone does read, he doesn't understand; if he understands, he immediately forgets. - Stanisław Lem
The person who understands that God is the only One who builds, becomes His beloved. And to that kind of pastor God will give sleep. - Sunday Adelaja
Whatever that be which thinks, understands, wills, and acts. it is something celestial and divine. - Cicero
If one is the master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time insight into and understanding of many things. - George Santayana
No one understands the lines you are writing, and after 25 years you are the only one that speakes that languge . - Adel Abouhana
Art is a language which everyone understands in their own way. - Debasish Mridha
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