Explanation Quotes

A little inaccuracy saves a world of explanation.

C. E. Ayres

Somehow, the conversation mentioned your name. And someone asked if I knew you. Looking away I thought of all the times we had together; Sharing laughter, tears, jokes and tons more. And then, without explanation you were gone. I looked to where they

Robert

Who is like the wise man? Who knows the explanation of things? Wisdom brightens a man's face and changes its hard appearance

Bible

It is so stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it

Ronald Knox

A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.

H. H. Munro

A superstition is a premature explanation that overstays its time.

George Iles

If the abstract rights of man will bear discussion and explanation, those of women, by a parity of reasoning, will not shrink from the same test: though a different opinion prevails in this country.

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

When stupidity is a sufficient explanation, there is no need to have recourse to any other

Mitchell Ulmann

You don't need an explanation for everything, Recognize that there are such things as miracles -- events for which there are no ready explanations. Later knowledge may explain those events quite easily.

Harry Browne

Why need every honest poet be suspected of leading a quadruple life? Sometimes the second or third meaning is less interesting than the first, and the only really difficult thing about a poem is the critic's explanation of it

Frank Moore Colby

Explaining metaphysics to the nation - / I wish he would explain his explanation.

Lord Byron

For those who understand, no explanation is necessary; for those who don't understand, no explanation is possible

Samuel

The more minimal the art, the more maximum the explanation

Hilton Kramer

The persons of their world lived in an atmosphere of faint implications and pale delicacies, and the fact that he and she understood each other without a word seemed to the young man to bring them nearer than any explanation would have done.

Edith Wharton

And Coleridge, too, has lately taken wing, But, like a hawk encumbered with his hood, Explaining metaphysics to the nationĖ† I wished he would explain his explanation.

Rochdale

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Updated On : March 16, 2010
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