„I see things and I hear things I do not understand. I'm a skilled, resourceful... vegetable!“

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Robert Ludlum1
écrivain américain 1927 - 2001

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 Confucius photo

„I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand.“

—  Confucius Chinese teacher, editor, politician, and philosopher -550 - -478 avant J.-C.
Xunzi in the Xunzi (book)


„I always disagree. I am always wrong.
I'm a perpetual dissident.
I like things I don’t understand.“

—  Riiko Sakkinen Finnish visual artist 1976
"Riiko Sakkinen" at riikosakkinen.com http://www.riikosakkinen.com/info/quotes/

Charles Péguy photo

„There will be things that I do that no one will be left to understand.“

—  Charles Péguy French poet, essayist, and editor 1873 - 1914
Le Mystère des saints Innocents [The Mystery of the Holy Innocents] (1912)

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 Laozi photo

„What I hear, I forget. What I say, I remember. What I do, I understand.“

—  Laozi semi-legendary Chinese figure, attributed to the 6th century, regarded as the author of the Tao Te Ching and founder of… -604
This quotation has also been misattributed to Confucius. Tell me and I [will] forget. Show me and I [will] remember. Involve me and I [will] understand. 不聞不若聞之,聞之不若見之,見之不若知之,知之不若行之;學至於行之而止矣 From Xun Zi 荀子

Henrik Ibsen photo

„If I'm ever to reach any understanding of myself and the things around me, I must learn to stand alone.“

—  Henrik Ibsen Norwegian playwright, theatre director, and poet 1828 - 1906
Context: If I'm ever to reach any understanding of myself and the things around me, I must learn to stand alone. That's why I can't stay here with you any longer. Nora Helmer, Act III

Mariano Rajoy photo

„«A truly remarkable thing has happened to me, that I have written it here and I do not understand my handwriting.“

—  Mariano Rajoy Spanish politician 1955
Note: 1 February, 2011 Source: Público http://www.publico.es/espana/medidas-crear-he-escrito-y.html

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