Quotes tagged with understand (3876 quotes found)

Albert Einstein
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
Willie Aames
I want kids to understand that strength doesn't come from what goes on around you. It comes from inside you, and that comes from Jesus Christ.
strength  understand  Goes  # 3175
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
I think race has been a burden for black Americans. Being Muslim has also been a challenge because so many people do not understand Islam.
understand  Black  challenge  # 3620
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
I want people to understand that I intend to continue living and doing all the things that I love to do up until the end. And the end is by no means rushing up on me.
love  living  understand  # 3629
John Abizaid
I think you also understand that one of the key things that's got to be done in Iraq is to build a mentality of understanding that the military needs to be subordinate to civilian control and respectful of its own people.
understand  control  needs  # 3846
John Abizaid
Every American soldier wants as much public support as he can possibly have. That's the soldiers on duty in Iraq, and that's me, as well. We fight better knowing that our people back home support us, back us, and understand what we're doing. It's hugely important.
patriotism  home  understand  # 3848
John Abizaid
Everybody needs to understand that I learned Arabic from the United States Army as a second language. I never spoke it at home.
home  understand  Everybody  # 3852
John Abizaid
But my Arabic is pretty good. It's good enough to have conversations with people, to understand what they say, to understand what they're feeling.
good  understand  pretty  # 3856
Roman Abramovich
I live on a plane. I like to visit London. If I had to think where I could live if not Moscow, London would be my first choice, and second would be New York. In Moscow I feel most comfortable. I'm used to four different seasons; it's difficult for people in London to understand. People brought up in Russia like my kids want to play in the snow.
understand  difficult  Second  # 3925
Roman Abramovich
In Moscow I feel most comfortable. I'm used to four different seasons; it's difficult for people in London to understand. People brought up in Russia like my kids want to play in the snow.
understand  difficult  snow  # 3930
Marina Abramovic
The big problem of our modern society is that we feel that we are separated from the nature. But it's just the opposite. We are interrelated and our DNA is the same. And only when human beings understand that, the nature will not be obstacle.
nature  society  understand  # 4034
Marina Abramovic
I hate kitchens. I don't understand these enormous American kitchens that take up half the living room and then they just order pizza.
hate  living  understand  # 4054
Elliott Abrams
We need to understand that an open society and free speech and press... really are the best weapons against al Qaeda and extremism.
best  society  understand  # 4168
Elliott Abrams
I just don't understand how Kerry or Obama or anybody else thought Assad was going to change.
change  understand  Anybody  # 4244
Floyd Abrams
CBS fought very hard on this because it believed and believes that there's a principle at stake here. The principle is that Dan Rather doesn't work for the police, and that people that speak to Dan Rather understand that he's a journalist and not a police agent.
work  understand  Rather  # 4358
Floyd Abrams
I think that it is important for people to understand that whether a good-guy or a bad-guy wins a case is less important than what the law is that the case results in.
understand  Whether  Less  # 4359