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Chech German-speaking writer 1883-1924
In science one tries to tell people, in such a way as to be understood by everyone, something that no one ever knew before. But in poetry, it's the exact opposite.
American historian 1932-
Information, usually seen as the precondition of debate, is better understood as its by-product.
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.
Albert J. Nock
American libertarian author 1870-1945
It is unfortunately none too well understood that, just as the State has no money of its own, so it has no power of its own.
American botanist 1810-1888
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.
Norwegian dramatist 1828-1906
It was then that I began to look into the seams of your doctrine. I wanted only to pick at a single knot; but when I had got that undone, the whole thing raveled out. And then I understood that it was all machine-sewn.
American guitarist, vocalist and songwriter 1964-
It's not the journalists; it's the critics that I can't understand. I've never understood what kind of a person would want to criticize someone else's work.
American journalist 1968-
It's understood in the newsroom: Air the Trump rallies live and uninterrupted. He may say something crazy; he often does, and it's always great television.
Danish philosopher 1813-1855
Life can only be understood backwards, but it must be lived forward.
Danish philosopher 1813-1855
Life must be lived forward, but can only be understood backwards.
French semiologist 1915-1980
Literature is without proofs. By which it must be understood that it cannot prove, not only what it says, but even that it is worth the trouble of saying it.
Irish writer 1882-1941
Love (understood as the desire of good for another) is in fact so unnatural a phenomenon that it can scarcely repeat itself, the soul being unable to become virgin again and not having energy enough to cast itself out again into the ocean of another's soul.
American Editor, Humanitarian, Author 1915-1990
Man is not imprisoned by habit. Great changes in him can be wrought by crisis - once that crisis can be recognized and understood.
American author, salesman, and motivational speaker. 1926-2012
Many marriages would be better if the husband and the wife clearly understood that they are on the same side.
French writer and essayist 1913-1960
Martyrs, my friend, have to choose between being forgotten, mocked or used. As for being understood - never.
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