Quotes about Misunderstanding.

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Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
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In South America, I heard the 8th Symphony of Beethoven. And the young conductor thought, Beethoven must be heroic. But this is piece which shouldn't be heroic. And this was such a misunderstanding, such a deep misunderstanding.
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When you use the language of 'fact checking' to talk about a film, I think you're sort of fundamentally misunderstanding how art works. You don't fact check Monet's 'Water Lilies.' That's not what water lilies look like; that's what the sensation of experiencing water lilies feel like. That's the goal of the piece.
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Shallow understanding from people of good will is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will.
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Music is supposed to create an associate level, wherein I and you and you and I can associate without any misunderstanding.
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We are infected by our own misunderstanding of how our own minds work.
How, Infected, Minds, Misunderstanding, Our, Own, Work
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It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if, by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.
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The word 'Christianity' is already a misunderstanding - in reality there has been only one Christian, and he died on the Cross.
Been, Christian, Christianity, Cross, Died, He, Misunderstanding, Only, Reality, Word
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Many seniors understand that Social Security is social insurance as opposed to a program where we put money aside for our own retirement. But most elderly individuals think they're getting their money back. So it isn't selfishness as much as a misunderstanding.
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When a scientist is ahead of his times, it is often through misunderstanding of current, rather than intuition of future truth. In science there is never any error so gross that it won't one day, from some perspective, appear prophetic.
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If you ask the question of Americans, should we pay our bills? One hundred percent would say yes. There's a significant misunderstanding on the debt ceiling. People think it's authorizing new spending. The debt ceiling doesn't authorize new spending; it allows us to pay obligations already incurred.
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I think there is a real misunderstanding about what the Tea Party movement is. The Tea Party movement is a sentiment in America that government is broken - both parties are to blame - and if we don't do something soon, this exceptional country will be lost, and it will become just like everybody else.
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Logic: The art of thinking and reasoning in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding.
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There's never going to be a great misunderstanding of me. I think I'm a little whacked.
Going, Great, I Think, Little, Me, Misunderstanding, Never, Think
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We don't need no more danger, we don't need no more difficulties, we don't need no more misunderstanding, and we don't need no more violence. We need the people to see each other and know of each other, feel each other, touch each other, share with each other, and change hearts with each other.
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In human intercourse the tragedy begins, not when there is misunderstanding about words, but when silence is not understood.
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Change comes with both fear and some pain. Those two ingredients create mistrust, misunderstanding and misinformation. Such is the process of democracy.
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Is an intelligent human being likely to be much more than a large-scale manufacturer of misunderstanding?
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I'm so sick of people misunderstanding Asians in America and what we're about.
About, America, Asians, Misunderstanding, People, Sick
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Whenever I see a forecast written out to two decimal places, I cannot help but wonder if there is a misunderstanding of the limitations of the data, and an illusion of precision.
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I've always liked pop music. There was a bit of a misunderstanding with the avant-garde rock scene, because I think I was sort of swimming the wrong way, really.
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The world only goes round by misunderstanding.
Goes, Misunderstanding, Only, Round, World
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There is far more misunderstanding of Islam than there is, I think, of the other religions of the world. So many things are said of it by those who do not belong to that faith.
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If you want that good feeling that comes from doing things for other folks then you have to pay for it in abuse and misunderstanding.
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The effort to blur the lines between Guantanamo and Abu Ghraib reflects a deep misunderstanding about the different legal regimes that apply to Iraq and the war against al Qaeda.

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