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Whatever people in general do not understand, they are always prepared to dislike; the incomprehensible is always the obnoxious.


Letitia Elizabeth Landon


#dislike #general #incomprehensible #obnoxious #people

No matter how complicated a problem is, it usually can be reduced to a simple, comprehensible form which is often the best solution.


An Wang


#complicated #comprehensible #form #how #matter

Having refuted, then, as well as we could, every notion which might suggest that we were to think of God as in any degree corporeal, we go on to say that, according to strict truth, God is incomprehensible, and incapable of being measured.


Origen


#any #being #could #degree #every

It is incomprehensible that God should exist, and it is incomprehensible that he should not exist.


Blaise Pascal


#god #incomprehensible #should

All history is incomprehensible without Christ.


Ernest Renan


#history #incomprehensible #without

There is an increasingly pervasive sense not only of failure, but of futility. The legislative process has become a cruel shell game and the service system has become a bureaucratic maze, inefficient, incomprehensible, and inaccessible.


Elliot Richardson


#bureaucratic #cruel #failure #futility #game

For a man to strike any women is most brutal, and I, as well as everyone else, think this far worse than any attempt to shoot, which, wicked as it is, is at least more comprehensible and more courageous.


Queen Victoria


#attempt #brutal #comprehensible #courageous #else

The surest method of being incomprehensible or, moreover, to be misunderstood is to use words in their original sense; especially words from the ancient languages.


Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Schlegel


#being #especially #incomprehensible #languages #method

All human language draws its nature and value from the fact that it both comes from the Word of God and is chosen by God to manifest himself. But this relationship is secret and incomprehensible, beyond the bounds of reason and analysis.


Jacques Ellul


#beyond #both #bounds #chosen #comes

Education: the inculcation of the incomprehensible into the indifferent by the incompetent.


John Maynard Keynes


#incompetent #incomprehensible #indifferent #into






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