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Roman philosopher 50-130 AD
Do not write so that you can be understood, write so that you cannot be misunderstood.
First, I do not sit down at my desk to put into verse something that is already clear in my mind. If it were clear in my mind, I should have no incentive or need to write about it. We do not write in order to be understood; we write in order to understand.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Stephen R. Covey
American educator, author and businessman 1932-2012
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
A. W. Tozer
American Christian pastor, preacher and author 1897-1963
The Word of God well understood and religiously obeyed is the shortest route to spiritual perfection. And we must not select a few favorite passages to the exclusion of others. Nothing less than a whole Bible can make a whole Christian.
French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673
We always speak well when we manage to be understood.
English poet, polemicist and man of letters 1608-1674
A good principle not rightly understood may prove as hurtful as a bad.
Russian teacher and writer 1873-1949
A man can only attain knowledge with the help of those who possess it. This must be understood from the very beginning. One must learn from him who knows.
American relationship counselor, lecturer and author 1951-
A women under stress is not immediately concerned with finding solutions to her problems but rather seeks relief by expressing herself and being understood.
A work can become modern only if it is first postmodern. Postmodernism thus understood is not modernism at its end but in the nascent state, and this state is constant.
American self-help author 1883-1970
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood; if they are not, they are not great truths.
Arthur Conan Doyle
British writer and medical doctor 1859-1930
As Cuvier could correctly describe a whole animal by the contemplation of a single bone, so the observer who has thoroughly understood one link in a series of incidents should be able to accurately state all the other ones, both before and after.
Russian writer 1890-1960
As in an explosion, I would erupt with all the wonderful things I saw and understood in this world.
American jazz clarinetist and bandleader 1909-1986
As soon as it was understood that we could handle things in our own way, it was the thrill of my life to walk out on that stage with people just hemming the band in.
But what is Freedom? Rightly understood,
A universal license to be good.Source: Liberty
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