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Carol P. Christ
American feminist historian and author 1945-
After much diligent research, aided by other women, I gradually came to understand that beneath the familiar Goddesses of the patriarchy, there is a much more ancient Goddess.
Indonesian politican and Muslim leader 1940-2009
All too many Muslims fail to grasp Islam, which teaches one to be lenient towards others and to understand their value systems, knowing that these are tolerated by Islam as a religion.
Bryant H. McGill
American journalist and author 1969-
American society will never completely understand the true meaning of equality.
An anthill increases by accumulation. Medicine is consumed by distribution. That which is feared lessens by association. This is the thing to understand.
American television journalist 1937-
And I came away from that experience, and it was a very difficult experience - I came to understand that you have to practice at being a good father and practice at being a good husband, just as you have to practice at being a good journalist.
American comedian, politician and author 1951-
And I think that being able to make people laugh and write a book that's funny makes the information go down a lot easier and it makes it a lot more fun to read, easier to understand, and often stronger. So there's all kinds of advantages to it.
English film director, writer and producer 1941-
And I think you understand a little bit more why she falls for him. In a way, watching the French do anything is a little more fun because their gestures are different. And in that way, they make everything interesting.
American politician, and author 1951-
And I've always said, 'If two people think the same thing about everything, one of them isn't necessary.' We need to be able to understand that if we're going to make real progress.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996
Anything you don't understand, Mr. Rankin, you attribute to God. God for you is where you sweep away all the mysteries of the world, all the challenges to our intelligence. You simply turn your mind off and say God did it.Source: Contact (1985) Ch. 10 (p. 166)
German writer 1927-2015
Art is so wonderfully irrational, exuberantly pointless, but necessary all the same. Pointless and yet necessary, that's hard for a puritan to understand.
French writer and criticus 1823-1892
As a rule, all heroism is due to a lack of reflection, and thus it is necessary to maintain a mass of imbeciles. If they once understand themselves the ruling men will be lost.
American economist 1953-
As an educator myself, I understand the profound effect that good teachers and a quality education have on the lives of our young people.
American religious reformer and activist
As I understand it, laws, commands, rules and edicts are for those who have not the light which makres plain the pathway.
C. S. Lewis
Irish novelist and poet 1898-1963
As long as this deliberate refusal to understand things from above, even where such understanding is possible, continues, it is idle to talk of any final victory over materialism.Source: The Weight of Glory (1949)
British sculptor, photographer and environmentalist 1956-
As with all my work, whether it's a leaf on a rock or ice on a rock, I'm trying to get beneath the surface appearance of things. Working the surface of a stone is an attempt to understand the internal energy of the stone.
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