Quote Of The Day
Contact & More
Terms Of Service
I believe that a contract, or at least an understanding, exists between the American public and the American advertiser concerning what advertising is, what its limitations are and what price people will pay for it.
Understanding the laws of nature does not mean that we are immune to their operations.
Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.
I want a man who's kind and understanding. Is that too much to ask of a millionaire?
Zsa Zsa Gabor
Even when poetry has a meaning, as it usually has, it may be inadvisable to draw it out... Perfect understanding will sometimes almost extinguish pleasure.
A. E. Housman
There seems to be a terrible misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.
Logic: The art of thinking and reasoning in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding.
The evil that is in the world almost always comes of ignorance, and good intentions may do as much harm as malevolence if they lack understanding.
Leadership should be born out of the understanding of the needs of those who would be affected by it.
To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.
In the strange heat all litigation brings to bear on things, the very process of litigation fosters the most profound misunderstandings in the world.
To be misunderstood can be the writer's punishment for having disturbed the reader's peace. The greater the disturbance, the greater the possibility of misunderstanding.
More has been screwed up on the battlefield and misunderstood in the Pentagon because of a lack of understanding of the English language than any other single factor.
John W. Vessey, Jr.
Understanding does not cure evil, but it is a definite help, inasmuch as one can cope with a comprehensible darkness.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
I would hope that understanding and reconciliation are not limited to the 19th hole alone.
Gerald R. Ford
All our work, our whole life is a matter of semantics, because words are the tools with which we work, the material out of which laws are made, out of which the Constitution was written. Everything depends on our understanding of them.
When God loves a creature he wants the creature to know the highest happiness and the deepest misery He wants him to know all that being alive can bring. That is his best gift. There is no happiness save in understanding the whole.
Much learning does not teach understanding.
Art is a private thing, the artist makes it for himself; a comprehensible work is the product of a journalist. We need works that are strong, straight, precise, and forever beyond understanding.
Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius coming from reason and imagination, rarely.
The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.
Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
There would be no society if living together depended upon understanding each other.
My goal is simple. It is a complete understanding of the universe, why it is as it is and why it exists at all.
Ideals are an imaginative understanding of that which is desirable in that which is possible.
That which today calls itself science gives us more and more information, and indigestible glut of information, and less and less understanding.
Older Entries ›
Quote Of The Day
Contact & Legal
Terms Of Service
Join our feeds to automatically receive the latest headlines, news, and information formatted for your club's website or news reader.
Login with facebook
Login with twitter