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If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
The Edge... there is no honest way to explain it because the only people who really know where it is are the ones who have gone over.
Hunter S. Thompson
It should be possible to explain the laws of physics to a barmaid.
Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
A politician needs the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month, and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
Politics is the ability to foretell what is going to happen tomorrow, next week, next month and next year. And to have the ability afterwards to explain why it didn't happen.
The more you explain it, the more I don't understand it.
Death and vulgarity are the only two facts in the nineteenth century that one cannot explain away.
Never complain and never explain.
The value of a principle is the number of things it will explain.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The album requires a certain focus of mine that I can't really explain - let's just say it's all I can really do while I'm doing it.
I always felt that the great high privilege, relief and comfort of friendship was that one had to explain nothing.
Miracles, in the sense of phenomena we cannot explain, surround us on every hand: life itself is the miracle of miracles.
George Bernard Shaw
It's not surprising, then, they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren't like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or anti-trade sentiment as a way to explain their frustrations.
It is obvious that we can no more explain a passion to a person who has never experienced it than we can explain light to the blind.
T. S. Eliot
Animation can explain whatever the mind of man can conceive. This facility makes it the most versatile and explicit means of communication yet devised for quick mass appreciation.
The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody had decided not to see.
Never complain. Never explain.
It's weird... people say they're not like apes. Now how do you explain football then?
Theology is the effort to explain the unknowable in terms of the not worth knowing.
H. L. Mencken
What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.
Love is an endless mystery, for it has nothing else to explain it.
Even very young children need to be informed about dying. Explain the concept of death very carefully to your child. This will make threatening him with it much more effective.
P. J. O'Rourke
I can't explain 9/11, except the evil of man.
Why do two colors, put one next to the other, sing? Can one really explain this? no. Just as one can never learn how to paint.
There's something about an American soldier you can't explain. They're so grateful for anything, even a film actress coming to see them.
An idea, like a ghost, must be spoken to a little before it will explain itself.
If you tell God no because He won't explain the reason He wants you to do something, you are actually hindering His blessing. But when you say yes to Him, all of heaven opens to pour out His goodness and reward your obedience. What matters more than material blessings are the things He is teaching us in our spirit.
When a great team loses through complacency, it will constantly search for new and more intricate explanations to explain away defeat.
Complex, statistically improbable things are by their nature more difficult to explain than simple, statistically probable things.
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