Quotes by misunderstanding
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American musician 1941-
A mistake is to commit a misunderstanding.
American Novelist 1933-
Is an intelligent human being likely to be much more than a large-scale manufacturer of misunderstanding?
French poet 1821-1867
It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.
French writer 1869-1951
Most quarrels amplify a misunderstanding.
Jamaican reggae singer-songwriter, vocalist and musician 1945-
Music is supposed to create an associate level, wherein I and you and you and I can associate without any misunderstanding.
English art critic 1819-1900
No good work whatever can be perfect, and the demand for perfection is always a sign of a misunderstanding of the ends of art.
American legal scholar 1954-
Research shows that if people are talking and listening to like-minded others, they become more dogmatic, more unified, and more extreme. Personalized Facebook experiences are a breeding ground for misunderstanding and miscommunication across political lines and, ultimately, for extremism.
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968
Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill-will.
Irish writer 1854-1900
The proper basis for marriage is mutual misunderstanding.Source: Lord Arthur Savile's Crime
German poet and philosopher 1844-1900
The word ''Christianity'' is already a misunderstanding - in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross.
French poet 1821-1867
The world only goes round by misunderstanding.
American literary critic and novelist 1904-1980
There seems to be a great misunderstanding on the part of a great many people to the effect that when you cease to believe you may cease to behave.
Billy Dee Williams
American actor, voice actor, and artist 1937-
There's always been a lot of misunderstanding about Lando's character. I used to pick up my daughter from elementary school and get into arguments with little children who would accuse me of betraying Han Solo.
American writer, literary critic, and editor
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.
American television personality and comedian 1936-
To label me an intellectual is a misunderstanding of what that is.