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Quotes for: to understand
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There are three kinds of intelligence: one kind understands things for itself, the other appreciates what others can understand, the third understands neither for itself nor through others. This first kind is excellent, the second good, and the third kind useless."
It's the simple things in life that are the most extraordinary; only wise men are able to understand them."
You can understand nothing about art, particularly modern art, if you do not understand that imagination is a value in itself."
There are unknown forces in nature when we give ourselves wholly to her, without reserve, she lends them to us she shows us these forms, which our watching eyes do not see, which our intelligence does not understand or suspect."
The highest activity a human being can attain is learning for understanding, because to understand is to be free."
Life is an unfoldment, and the further we travel the more truth we can comprehend. To understand the things that are at our door is the best preparation for understanding those that lie beyond."
We should not pretend to understand the world only by the intellect. The judgement of the intellect is only part of the truth."