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Quotes of misunderstand

  1. If you see me as just the princess then you misunderstand who I am and what I have been through. – Mariah Carey
  2. Facts are God's arguments; we should be careful never to misunderstand or pervert them. – Tryon Edwards
  3. It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot. – Anatole France
  4. Telling the truth to people who misunderstand you is generally promoting a falsehood, isn't it? – Anthony Hope
  5. Motherhood is priced Of God, at price no man may dare To lessen or misunderstand – Helen Hunt Jackson
  6. I don't want you to misunderstand me. You might get up and state what you believe to be Seventh -day Adventism, and I might not agree with everything you said. – John Harvey Kellogg
  7. The last thing they want is a revitalized economy now. I'm not saying the Democrats don't want a strong economy. Don't misunderstand They just don't want it now. – Rush Limbaugh
  8. Content and technology are strange bed fellows. We are joined together. Sometimes we misunderstand each other. But isn't that after all the definition of marriage? – Howard Stringer
  9. I mean I think children love the idea that there are different viewpoints and different words for things and different worlds. And the more that they pretend to be other people, the harder it is for them to hate them and misunderstand them when they grow up. – Samuel West

Usage examples for misunderstand

  1. " Do not misunderstand my intentions," he continued, after receiving from Madame Colleville one of those looks which women trained to the management of passion know how to give,- a look that, by mere expression, can convey both severe rebuke and secret community of sentiment. – The Lesser Bourgeoisie by Honore de Balzac
  2. " Not at all, my dear boy- you misunderstand me completely. – The Old Gray Homestead by Frances Parkinson Keyes
  3. " Do not misunderstand me. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  4. But don't misunderstand Mudge exclaimed. – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  5. Pray do not misunderstand me. – Out of the Primitive by Robert Ames Bennet
  6. This was a sufficiently plain hint, which Mondoucet could not well misunderstand – The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume II.(of III) 1566-74 by John Lothrop Motley Last Updated: January 25, 2009
  7. " But lest you might misunderstand I'm going to try to tell you something of what is on my mind, and I want you to read it to Ben. – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  8. Those art for art's sake critics who take their inspiration from Poe's essay on the Poetic Principle, sadly misunderstand their critic. – The Literature of Ecstasy by Albert Mordell
  9. I shan't misunderstand you, at all events. – The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him by Paul Leicester Ford
  10. You're so nice and comfortable to have around- you never misunderstand nor draw inferences that you shouldn't. – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott
  11. I wish you would not seek to misunderstand me. – Muslin by George Moore
  12. " Let us not misunderstand one another," he said. – The New Magdalen by Wilkie Collins
  13. " I do not see," said Hester, " how any one could misunderstand or indeed help understanding what I heard you say." – Weighed and Wanting by George MacDonald
  14. " Now, my dear young man, you will please not misunderstand me. – Peter A Novel of Which He is Not the Hero by F. Hopkinson Smith
  15. I'll be a little more careful, though, in my selection of our next play, so there will be nothing in it you could misunderstand that might possibly spoil a few moments for us. – The Heart of Arethusa by Francis Barton Fox
  16. How entirely you misunderstand me, Imma! – Royal Highness by Thomas Mann
  17. Easy to have you misunderstand – The Atlantic Book of Modern Plays by Various
  18. " You misunderstand my motives. – The Coming Conquest of England by August Niemann
  19. Now you are going to misunderstand me! – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  20. " No, no, darling, you misunderstand me. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena