Misunderstanding Quotes

William Lawrence Bragg

[Presently, science undergraduates] do not learn to write clearly and briefly, marshalling their points in due and aesthetically satisfying order, and eliminating inessentials. They are inept at those turns of phrase or happy analogy which throw a flying bridge across a chasm of misunderstanding and make contact between mind and mind.

Anthony Liccione

She says: ...love is really all that matters. He hears: ...really love to do it on
She says: ...love is really all that matters. He hears: ...really love to do it on the mattress.

Anthony Liccione

Does giving your piece of mind, bring a peace of mind? Or is it better to
Does giving your piece of mind, bring a peace of mind? Or is it better to be silent and let the war inside subside?

Malcolm Bradbury

Well, it's really no use our talking in the way we have been doing if the words we use mean something different to each of us...and nothing.

Amy Carmichael

If the praise of man elates me and his blame depresses me; if I cannot rest under misunderstanding without defending myself if I love to be loved more than to love...then I know nothing of Calvary love.

Ramana Pemmaraju

I just want to understand how people misunderstand each other!


Ritsu... Do you like Oda?" More than me?


Jane Austen

There is, I believe, in every disposition a tendency to some particular evil, a natural defect, which not even the best education can overcome."
"And your defect is a propensity to hate everybody."
"And yours," he replied with a smile, "is wilfully to misunderstand them.

Diane Samuels

Don’t you trust me! What good is it if you don’t bloody trust me!

Michael Bassey Johnson

Your mind can go ahead and imagine what it wants to imagine, but a true friend will always remain true, in spite of the false messages running through your mind.

Auliq Ice

When the conflict deepens, none will have peace either.

Auliq Ice

We are not enemies but we are just hostile to each other because of our different views and opinions.

Pema Chödrön

There's a common misunderstanding among all the human beings who have ever been born on the earth that the best way to live is to try to avoid pain and just try to get comfortable.

A. Dragonblood

There is No Pleasure without Pain

Vivian Amis

All problems, though appearing outside of you, must be resolved within YOU.

Rudyard Kipling

We're all islands shouting lies to each other across seas of misunderstanding.

Sammy Toora

The friendships and love are mutual understanding, Once misunderstood, it is never got restore.

Anna C. Salter

People, in general, tend to project onto others their own state of mind. Well-meaning people inevitably assume other people are well meaning. People who cheat assume everyone cheats. People who deceive assume everybody deceives.
Confessions of a Whistle-Blower: Lessons Anna C. Salter. Ethics & Behavior, Volume 8, Issue 2 June 1998

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