What we do is never understood, but always merely praised or blamed.
In love one had need of being believed, in friendship of being understood.
Jessi is a great person. She really is. She's been a friend to me all through all my bad times, and she's understood what I was doing. She came up with that one saying, which was great.
Humanity has understood nothing.
I have always hated machinery, and the only machine I ever understood was a wheelbarrow, and that but imperfectly.
E. T. Bell
My job as the actress playing Hanna Schmitz, as the actress playing any part, is to understand the character, and to ultimately love the character. And I did love Hanna, absolutely, because I understood her as profoundly as I did at the end of the day.
If scientists could communicate more in their own voices - in a familiar tone, with a less specialized vocabulary - would a wide range of people understand them better? Would their work be better understood by the general public, policy-makers, funders, and, even in some cases, other scientists?
At least I had that, one guy understood me.
My wife said to me... you never understood what we were going through back home, did you? And I didn't. And I have to confess that.
Every man supposes himself not to be fully understood or appreciated.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
On many different singles, I was able to marry my music with rappers who understood the natural bond between us.
In my search to find myself, I’d found so much more. I knew now why I wanted to live. I understood love. I had found it.