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
Who is like the wise man? Who knows the explanation of things? Wisdom brightens a man's face and changes its hard appearance
It is so stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil when he is the only explanation of it
A little inaccuracy sometimes saves tons of explanation.
A superstition is a premature explanation that overstays its time.
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.
When stupidity is a sufficient explanation, there is no need to have recourse to any other
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.
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
Explaining metaphysics to the nation - / I wish he would explain his explanation.
For those who understand, no explanation is necessary; for those who don't understand, no explanation is possible
The more minimal the art, the more maximum the explanation
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.
And Coleridge, too, has lately taken wing, But, like a hawk encumbered with his hood, Explaining metaphysics to the nationˆ I wished he would explain his explanation.
Many people apparently don't trust their reactions to art or to music unless there is a verbal explanation for it.In music the only thing that matters is whether you feel it or not.
It is stupid of modern civilization to have given up believing in the devil, when he is the only explanation of it.
For those who believe in God no explanation is necessary. For those who do not believe in God no explanation is possible.
There is no waste of time in life like that of making explanations
If I find in myself a desire which no experience in this world can satisfy, the most probable explanation is that I was made for another world
The one man who should never attempt an explanation on poetry is its author. If the poem can be improved by its author?s explanations, it never should have been published.
A premature attempt to explain something that thrills you will destroy your perceptivity rather than increase it, because your tendency will be to explain away rather than seek out.
It is the desire for explanations that are at once systematic and controllable by factual evidence that generates science; and it is the organization and classification of knowledge on the basis of explanatory principles that is the distinctive goal of the sciences.
Since we think we understand when we know the explanation, and there are four types of explanation (one, what it is to be a thing; one, that if certain things hold it is necessary that this does; another, what initiated the change; and fourth, the aim), all these are proved through the middle term.
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