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The first thing that I really understood politically and was old enough to get was the failed assassination attempt on Reagan.

Tags: Enough, Old  ✍ Author: Ben Affleck

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Tags: Life, Lived  ✍ Author: Helen Keller

Women are made to be loved, not understood.

Tags: Loved, Women  ✍ Author: Oscar Wilde

Well, when I started modeling in the mid-'80s, the girls who did shows did shows, and the girls who did magazines did magazines. That's what was understood.

Tags: Shows, Started  ✍ Author: Naomi Campbell

Scriptwriting is the toughest part of the whole racket... the least understood and the least noticed.

Tags: Noticed, Whole  ✍ Author: Frank Capra

I'm on record as being understood to be a supporter of a reformed establishment, in which other Christian denominations, and other faiths, play a major part.

Tags: Christian, Major  ✍ Author: George Carey

The ancients understood the regulation of power better than the regulation of liberty.

Tags: Liberty, Power  ✍ Author: Edward Dahlberg

I have suffered from being misunderstood, but I would have suffered a hell of a lot more if I had been understood.

Tags: Hell, Suffered  ✍ Author: Clarence Darrow

Genuine poetry can communicate before it is understood.

Tags: Genuine, Poetry  ✍ Author: T. S. Eliot

Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.

Tags: Fully, Himself  ✍ Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never understood a word John Cassavetes said. And I think he did that deliberately.

Tags: Said, Word  ✍ Author: Peter Falk

Bertelsmann understood our vision when they first invested in us... They still believe in that vision.

Tags: Invested, Vision  ✍ Author: Shawn Fanning

Only one man ever understood me, and he didn't understand me.

Tags: Understand  ✍ Author: Johann Gottlieb Fichte

The warning message we sent the Russians was a calculated ambiguity that would be clearly understood.

Tags: Clearly, Message  ✍ Author: Alexander Haig

I've never understood what the upside of marriage would be for me personally.

Tags: Marriage, Upside  ✍ Author: Arsenio Hall

The supernatural is the natural not yet understood.

Tags: Natural  ✍ Author: Elbert Hubbard

I have never understood why it should be considered derogatory to the Creator to suppose that he has a sense of humour.

Tags: Sense, Why  ✍ Author: William Ralph Inge

Do you know, Michael, he was - he touched the hearts of many people around the world. That's important. That's why the world cried when he passed because they understood him.

Tags: Him, Why  ✍ Author: Jermaine Jackson

It must be understood that, as adults, we are all terminal.

Tags: Terminal  ✍ Author: Jacob K. Javits

'Business,' properly understood, is so central to every aspect of our civilization that Republicans should proudly announce that they are indeed 'the party of business.'

Tags: Business, Party  ✍ Author: Jacob K. Javits

Schizophrenia cannot be understood without understanding despair.

Tags: Cannot, Despair  ✍ Author: R. D. Laing

I understood that the will could not be improved before the mind had been enlightened.

Tags: Improved, Mind  ✍ Author: Johann Heinrich Lambert
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A signal is comprehended if it serves to make us notice the object or situation it bespeaks. A symbol is understood when we conceive the idea it presents.

Tags: Idea, Situation  ✍ Author: Susanne Langer

Information, usually seen as the precondition of debate, is better understood as its by-product.

Tags: Debate, Seen  ✍ Author: Christopher Lasch

The reporting of news has to be understood as propaganda for commodities, and events by images.

Tags: Events, News  ✍ Author: Christopher Lasch

Whenever we're afraid, it's because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Tags: Afraid, Enough  ✍ Author: Earl Nightingale

At least I had that, one guy understood me.

Tags: Guy  ✍ Author: Yoko Ono

As in an explosion, I would erupt with all the wonderful things I saw and understood in this world.

Tags: Explosion, Wonderful  ✍ Author: Boris Pasternak

I tried to bang down a lot of doors but Virgin were the only label who believed in what I was doing. I ended up with the label that understood what I was trying to do.

Tags: Tried, Trying  ✍ Author: Emeli Sande

Don't write so that you can be understood, write so that you can't be misunderstood.

Tags: Write  ✍ Author: William Howard Taft

In microbiology the roles of mutation and selection in evolution are coming to be better understood through the use of bacterial cultures of mutant strains.

Tags: Coming, Evolution  ✍ Author: Edward Lawrie Tatum

I don't want to be understood because if people understand me, they get tired of me.

Tags: Tired, Understand  ✍ Author: Lil Wayne

It was understood that when I left to do the pilot that I wasn't coming back.

Tags: Coming, Left  ✍ Author: Joan Van Ark

I have understood that the most important things are tenderness and kindness. I can't do without them.

Tags: Kindness, Tenderness  ✍ Author: Brigitte Bardot

It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.

Tags: Luck, Universal  ✍ Author: Charles Baudelaire

I have always hated machinery, and the only machine I ever understood was a wheelbarrow, and that but imperfectly.

Tags: Hated, Machine  ✍ Author: E. T. Bell

Your voice is your tool and represents you. It's very important to have a good voice where you can be understood.

Tags: Good, Voice  ✍ Author: Jacqueline Bisset

If quantum mechanics hasn't profoundly shocked you, you haven't understood it yet.

Tags: Quantum, Shocked  ✍ Author: Niels Bohr

Every sentence I utter must be understood not as an affirmation, but as a question.

Tags: Question, Sentence  ✍ Author: Niels Bohr

People never understood that there was Brian and The Boz. They were two completely different people.

Tags: Brian  ✍ Author: Brian Bosworth

I've never understood people who play up the artifice of music.

Tags: Artifice, Music  ✍ Author: Carrie Brownstein

I understood public relations and always maintained a high profile.

Tags: High, Public  ✍ Author: Earl Butz

I am gennerally understood tho I do not use that awkward squad of pointings called commas colons semicolons etc.

Tags: Awkward, Commas  ✍ Author: John Clare

I've never understood the division between so-called realists and so-called idealists.

Tags: Between, Division  ✍ Author: Hillary Clinton

Although many texters enjoy breaking linguistic rules, they also know they need to be understood.

Tags: Enjoy, Rules  ✍ Author: Billy Crystal

If you understood everything I say, you'd be me!

 ✍ Author: Miles Davis

I've never really understood people who climb socially by sucking up. It seems like the least efficient way to climb, and also the most psychologically debilitating.

Tags: Climb, Seems  ✍ Author: Nick Denton

The shortage of buyers, which the world is suffering from, is readily understood, not as due to people not wishing to obtain possession of goods, but as people being unwilling to part with something which might earn a regular income in exchange for those goods.

Tags: Might, Suffering  ✍ Author: Paul Dirac

It is not necessary to be too avant-garde, because you risk not being understood.

Tags: Necessary, Risk  ✍ Author: Domenico Dolce

When you have a stroke, you must talk slowly to be understood, and I've discovered that when I talk slowly, people listen. They think I'm going to say something important!

Tags: Listen, Talk  ✍ Author: Kirk Douglas

Everything understood by the term co-operation is in some sense an evil.

Tags: Evil, Sense  ✍ Author: William Godwin

I don't think I ever understood Hollywood.

Tags: Hollywood  ✍ Author: Gloria Grahame

It was always understood that plants and animals, though completely contrasted in their higher representatives, approached each other very closely in their lower and simpler forms. But they were believed not to blend.

Tags: Higher, Though  ✍ Author: Asa Gray

If you look back at President Bush, nobody agreed with his policies, but you understood that he was doing things that he believed was right.

Tags: Nobody, President  ✍ Author: Martin Heinrich

Life itself, when understood and utilized for what it is, is sweet.

Tags: Life, Sweet  ✍ Author: John Hoeven

Well, my brother was a schizophrenic, so I understood it in a different way from seeing my brother.

Tags: Brother, Seeing  ✍ Author: Jeffrey Jones

Jim Thompson understood something about the serial killer before the psychology caught up to it, which is that they are detached to it and they do want to get caught.

Tags: Caught, Psychology  ✍ Author: Val Kilmer

I have never understood the Iowa caucus.

Tags: Caucus, Iowa  ✍ Author: Larry King

But when I direct I become possessed, a possession I've never quite understood.

Tags: Become, Quite  ✍ Author: Ted Kotcheff

Delight at having understood a very abstract and obscure system leads most people to believe in the truth of what it demonstrates.

Tags: System, Truth  ✍ Author: Georg C. Lichtenberg

When I understood the rudiments of what nanotech was all about, I knew I wanted to participate.

Tags: Knew, Wanted  ✍ Author: Ferdinand Marcos

I was always into music. And none of my friends were really into music the same way I was. So it was just different. It was really not very well understood by most of my friends. They didn't tease me about it - they just didn't really relate.

Tags: Friends, Music  ✍ Author: Martina McBride

Judaism boasts of no exclusive revelation of eternal truths that are indispensable to salvation, of no revealed religion in the sense in which that term is usually understood.

Tags: Religion, Sense  ✍ Author: Moses Mendelssohn

Throughout Soviet times, I understood what was really happening in the world around me.

Tags: Happening, Times  ✍ Author: Lennart Meri

If you make yourself understood, you're always speaking well.

Tags: Speaking, Yourself  ✍ Author: Moliere

Well, as a kid I did not get Shakespeare. I just never understood it.

Tags: Kid  ✍ Author: Alanis Morissette

I understood jazz, I understood how it worked. That's what I apply to everything.

Tags: Jazz, Worked  ✍ Author: Van Morrison

I'm not driven by being understood.

Tags: Driven  ✍ Author: Kary Mullis

Grief, and an estate, is joy understood.

Tags: Grief, Joy  ✍ Author: Oscar Nunez

I don't believe for a minute that women really want to be understood by men.

Tags: Men, Women  ✍ Author: Padraic Pearse

I cannot be understood in three minutes.

Tags: Cannot, Three  ✍ Author: Sidney Poitier

I understood that 'The Yellow Birds' would be a peculiar representation of the experience of being at war. I intended it to be so.

Tags: Experience, War  ✍ Author: Kevin Powers

You want to be understood by the sophisticated few but you also have to be more loud somehow, otherwise your message doesn't go through.

Tags: Few, Message  ✍ Author: Miuccia Prada

Man is this plural and collective unity in which the unity of destination and the differences of destinies are to be understood through each other.

Tags: Collective, Unity  ✍ Author: Paul Ricoeur

It always amazed me that he was able to do it, and that Orson Welles was able to do it. I never understood it because the talents are absolutely opposite - polar opposites.

Tags: Able, Opposite  ✍ Author: Mark Rydell

It is only through contact and comparison that the relative value or worthlessness of the various cultural elements can be clearly and critically seen and understood.

Tags: Seen, Value  ✍ Author: Hu Shih

Politics, as the word is commonly understood, are nothing but corruptions.

Tags: Politics, Word  ✍ Author: Jonathan Swift

My departure from Hollywood was described as a walk-out. No one understood that I was cracking up.

Tags: Departure, Hollywood  ✍ Author: Gene Tierney

I never was coddled, or liked, or understood by my family.

Tags: Family, Liked  ✍ Author: Ethel Waters

I've never understood having crushes on people who you don't know in real life.

Tags: Life, Real  ✍ Author: Emma Watson

Einstein explained his theory to me every day, and on my arrival I was fully convinced that he understood it.

Tags: Convinced, Theory  ✍ Author: Chaim Weizmann

Civilizations can only be understood by those who are civilized.

Tags: Civilized  ✍ Author: Alfred North Whitehead

I write to understand as much as to be understood.

Tags: Understand, Write  ✍ Author: Elie Wiesel