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If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
The superior man understands what is right; the inferior man understands what will sell.
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
Henry David Thoreau
How do you tell a communist? Well, it's someone who reads Marx and Lenin. And how do you tell an anti-Communist? It's someone who understands Marx and Lenin.
There are practical little things in housekeeping which no man really understands.
A hero is someone who understands the responsibility that comes with his freedom.
Who hears me, who understands me, becomes mine, a possession for all time.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are three kinds of intelligence: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second good, and the third kind useless.
We have also arranged things so that almost no one understands science and technology. This is a prescription for disaster. We might get away with it for a while, but sooner or later this combustible mixture of ignorance and power is going to blow up in our faces.
I think of a hero as someone who understands the degree of responsibility that comes with his freedom.
Our heavenly Father understands our disappointment, suffering, pain, fear, and doubt. He is always there to encourage our hearts and help us understand that He's sufficient for all of our needs. When I accepted this as an absolute truth in my life, I found that my worrying stopped.
Find a priest who understands English and doesn't look like Rasputin.
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
Never assume that the guy understands that you and he have a relationship.
A professional soldier understands that war means killing people, war means maiming people, war means families left without fathers and mothers.
If one is master of one thing and understands one thing well, one has at the same time, insight into and understanding of many things.
Vincent Van Gogh
It's fun to have a partner who understands your life and lets you be you.
One who sees the Supersoul accompanying the individual soul in all bodies and who understands that neither the soul nor the Supersoul is ever destroyed, actually sees.
Marcus Tullius Cicero
Everybody experiences far more than he understands. Yet it is experience, rather than understanding, that influences behavior.
Let us permit nature to have her way. She understands her business better than we do.
Michel de Montaigne
An architect should live as little in cities as a painter. Send him to our hills, and let him study there what nature understands by a buttress, and what by a dome.
A politician is a man who understands government. A statesman is a politician who's been dead for 15 years.
Harry S. Truman
It is only a man's own fundamental thoughts that have truth and life in them. For it is these that he really and completely understands. To read the thoughts of others is like taking the remains of someone else's meal, like putting on the discarded clothes of a stranger.
A man thinks that by mouthing hard words he understands hard things.
It's very easy for me to say what success is. I think success is connecting with an audience who understands you and having a dialogue with them. I think success is continuing to push yourself forward creatively and not sort of becoming a caricature of yourself.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend better than any possession.
The Hispanic community understands the American Dream and have not forgotten what they were promised - that in the U.S., a free market system, allows us all to succeed economically, achieve stability and security for your family and leave your children better off than yourselves.
A jazz musician can improvise based on his knowledge of music. He understands how things go together. For a chef, once you have that basis, that's when cuisine is truly exciting.
We have no words for speaking of wisdom to the stupid. He who understands the wise is wise already.
Georg C. Lichtenberg
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