Understanding brings control.
The fact that you are willing to say, I do not understand, and it is fine, is the greatest understanding you could exhibit.
The thing is plain. All that men really understand, is confined to a very small compass; to their daily affairs and experience; to what they have an opportunity to know, and motives to study or practice. The rest is affectation and imposture.
The power of intuitive understanding will protect you from harm until the end of your days.
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Perhaps I am doomed to retrace my steps under the illusion that I am exploring, doomed to try and learn what I should simply recognize, learning a mere fraction of what I have forgotten.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
Understanding is nothing else than conception caused by speech.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view.
It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends upon his not understanding it.
If you want to understand today, you have to search yesterday.
No man thoroughly understands a truth until he has contended against it.