Understanding Quotes

Actions are always more complex and nuanced than they seem. We have to be willing to wrestle with paradox in pursuing understanding.

Harold Evans

Computers are magnificent tools for the realization of our dreams, but no machine can replace the human spark of spirit, compassion, love, and understanding.

Louis Gerstner

Experience teaches us to be most on our guard to protect liberty when the government's purpose is beneficent. Men born to freedom are naturally alert to repel invasion of their liberty by evil-minded rulers. The greatest dangers to liberty lurk in insidious encroachment by men of zeal, well-meaning but without understanding.

Louis Dembitz Brandeis

You don't need strength to let go of something. What you really need is understanding.

Guy Finley

Among the propensities of human nature which almost exceed understanding come the parsimony of the rich and the extravagance of the poor.

Unknown

Where there is no extravagance there is no love, and where there is no love there is no understanding.

Oscar Wilde

I love the medium of photography, for with its unique realism it gives me the power to go beyond conventional ways of seeing and understanding and say, This is real, too.

Wynn Bullock

I have found you an argument; but I am not obliged to find you an understanding.

Samuel Johnson

Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God which transcends all understanding will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus

Bible

It is not until you become a mother that your judgment slowly turns to compassion and understanding.

Erma Bombeck

A prince who will not undergo the difficulty of understanding must undergo the danger of trusting.

George Savile

Teaching is more than imparting knowledge, it is inspiring change.Learning is more than absorbing facts, it is acquiring understanding.

William Arthur Ward

Some people come into our lives and quickly go. Some people move our souls to dance. They awaken us to new understanding with the passing whisper of their wisdom. Some people make the sky more beautiful to gaze upon. They stay in our lives for awhile, leave footprints on our hearts, and we are never ever the same.

Flavia Weedn

Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.

Mahatma Gandhi

Playing the game I have learned the meaning of humility. It has given me an understanding of futility of the human effort.

Abba Eban
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