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To understand the nature of the people one must be a prince, and to understand the nature of the prince, one must be of the people.
To understand me, you have to meet me and be around me. And then only if I'm in a good mood - don't meet me in a bad mood.
It is understanding that gives us an ability to have peace. When we understand the other fellow's viewpoint, and he understands ours, then we can sit down and work out our differences.
Harry S. Truman
Both the American people and nations that censor the internet should understand that our government is committed to helping promote internet freedom.
If you would judge, understand.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Seek not to understand that you may believe, but believe that you may understand.
You know, my dad served in the President's Cabinet after his time as a governor. He told me he enjoyed being governor a lot more. Now, I understand why. If I do my job well, I can make a difference in people's lives and I can help our children realize their dreams.
People to whom nothing has ever happened cannot understand the unimportance of events.
T. S. Eliot
There are many things that I don't understand.
A play should give you something to think about. When I see a play and understand it the first time, then I know it can't be much good.
T. S. Eliot
Some people will never learn anything, for this reason, because they understand everything too soon.
A king, realizing his incompetence, can either delegate or abdicate his duties. A father can do neither. If only sons could see the paradox, they would understand the dilemma.
In youth we learn; in age we understand.
Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach
I don't pretend to understand the Universe - it's a great deal bigger than I am.
The only thing I understand deeply, because in my teens I was thinking about it, and every year of my life, is software. So I'll never be hands-on on anything except software.
We all know that Art is not truth. Art is a lie that makes us realize the truth, at least the truth that is given to us to understand.
Anyone who isn't confused really doesn't understand the situation.
Edward R. Murrow
Love has reasons which reason cannot understand.
To be happy with a man you must understand him a lot and love him a little. To be happy with a woman you must love her a lot and not try to understand her at all.
I'd like to believe that the people that have supported me in my work or identified with me in films, the people that feel they know me, they do and they don't have misconceptions - they understand. I believe that.
If you will practice being fictional for a while, you will understand that fictional characters are sometimes more real than people with bodies and heartbeats.
Three-quarters of the sicknesses of intelligent people come from their intelligence. They need at least a doctor who can understand this sickness.
I liked things better when I didn't understand them.
I can't understand why people are frightened of new ideas. I'm frightened of the old ones.
We create our own unhappiness. The purpose of suffering is to help us understand we are the ones who cause it.
You do ill if you praise, but worse if you censure, what you do not understand.
Leonardo da Vinci
Baseball is like church. Many attend few understand.
If children understand that beliefs should be substantiated with evidence, as opposed to tradition, authority, revelation or faith, they will automatically work out for themselves that they are atheists.
Be strong, believe in freedom and in God, love yourself, understand your sexuality, have a sense of humor, masturbate, don't judge people by their religion, color or sexual habits, love life and your family.
To understand a name you must be acquainted with the particular of which it is a name.
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