Language is the source of misunderstandings.
Furious activity is no substitute for understanding.
I liked things better when I didn't understand them.
Education directs all our attention towards knowledge and attaches no importance to understanding. Exposing children to this kind of influence means that they reach adult life having lost themselves, being entirely dependent upon external things — possessions, the opinions of other people, appearances, and so on.
Some people will never learn anything because they understand everything too soon.
Do not weep; do not wax indignant. Understand.
Unless we remember we cannot understand.
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this? And radio operates exactly the same way: you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
Everything that irritates us about others can lead us to an understanding of ourselves.
An undefined problem has an infinite number of solutions.