Misunderstanding Quotes About Relationship, Friendships And Love

Famous misunderstanding quotes in relationships, friendships, and love with beautiful images(captions, pictures).

It is natural to misunderstand when talking to others. People are human and they make mistakes. However, it is important to be aware of the different types of misunderstandings and to be able to avoid them.

Misunderstanding is a common factor that creates many problems in any kind of relationship between the husband and wife, families, couples, friends, and in the office.

These quotes will encourage you to clarify your misunderstanding with those you interact with daily.

Share these famous quotes on misunderstanding with your family members and friends. You can use them as a WhatsApp status on social media.

Famous Quotes  About Misunderstanding

“Clear up any misunderstanding before it gets to that point.” — Joel Miller

“Much learning does not teach understanding.”  – Heraclitus

“The single biggest problem in communication is the illusion that it has taken place.”  – George Bernard Shaw

“It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot.”  – Anatole France

It is better to understand little than to misunderstand a lot. – quotes about misunderstanding

“You have to put up with the risk of being misunderstood if you are going to try to communicate.”  – Edie Sedgwick

“The best that can be said for anybody is probably that you misunderstood him favorably.”  – William Saroyan

“Five minutes of communication can save a year’s worth of turmoil and misunderstanding.”  – Joyce Meyer

“Shallow understanding from people of goodwill is more frustrating than absolute misunderstanding from people of ill will.”  – Martin Luther King, Jr.

“ It’s dreadful what little things lead people to misunderstand each other. ” – L.M. Montgomery

“Life is but a series of misunderstandings.”  – Denis

Life is but a series of misunderstandings. – Life misunderstanding quote

“The greatest distance between two people is a misunderstanding. ” – Unknown

“The colossal misunderstanding of our time is the assumption that insight will work with people who are unmotivated to change.”  – Edwin H. Friedman

“ Somewhere between love and hate lies confusion, misunderstanding, and desperate hope. ” – Shannon L. Alder

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“ The world only goes round by misunderstanding. ” – Charles Baudelaire

“Be not disturbed at being misunderstood; be disturbed rather at not being understanding.”  – Chinese Proverb

“A beautiful relationship does not depend on how well we understand someone. But it depends on how well we avoid the misunderstanding.”  – Unknown

“Most of the trouble in life comes from misunderstanding, I think.”  – L.M. Montgomery

“The misunderstanding of truth does not destroy the truth.”  – Vissarion Belinsky

“ You always risk people misunderstanding you when you say anything.”  – Phil Lord

Misunderstanding Quotes In Relationship

“Looking but not seeing is the hearing but not understanding of the eye.” ― Mokokoma Mokhonoana.

“Love involves a peculiar unfathomable combination of understanding and misunderstanding.”  – Diane Arbus

“ Logic, n. The art of thinking and reasoning is in strict accordance with the limitations and incapacities of the human misunderstanding.” 

“ Every relationship has its problems but what makes it perfect is when you still want to be there when everything goes wrong.”  – Ritu Ghatourey

“ They have the unique ability to listen to one story and understand another.” 

“Behind every happy couple lies two people who have fought hard to overcome all obstacles and interferences to be that way. Why? Because it’s what they wanted.”  – Kim George

“Love is a labyrinth of misunderstandings whose way out doesn’t exist.”  – Jacques-Alain Mille

Love is a labyrinth of misunderstandings whose way out doesn’t exist.

“ I can’t promise that in our relationship you won’t face any problems, but I surely can promise that you won’t face them alone!.”  – Rose Hathway

“A beautiful relationship does not depend on how well we understand someone. But, It depends on how well we avoid misunderstanding.”  – Unknown

“The proper basis for marriage is mutual misunderstanding.” — Oscar Wilde.

Misunderstanding Quotes In Friendship 

“Don’t make friends before understanding and don’t break friendship after misunderstanding.”  – Unknown

“Friendship must never be buried under the weight of misunderstanding.”  – Unknown

Friendship must never be buried under the weight of misunderstanding.

“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.”  – Martin Luther King, Jr

“Being misunderstood by people whose opinions you value is absolutely the most painful.”  – Gloria Steinem

“If you want that good feeling that comes from doing things for other folks, then you have to pay for it in abuse and misunderstanding.” — Zora Neale Hurston

 Misunderstanding Quotes For Lovers

“Somewhere between love and hate lies confusion, misunderstanding, and desperate hope.” ― Shannon L. Alder

“If a man cannot understand the beauty of life, it is probably because life never understood the beauty in him.” ― Criss Jami

“In the whole round of human affairs, little is so fatal to peace as a misunderstanding.”

“It was not death she feared. It was a misunderstanding.” ― Zora Neale Hurston

“I stopped speaking. There was no point in trying to argue. There was no way she was going to even attempt to listen to me. They never do, do they? They never even try to listen to you.” ― Alice Oseman

“We’re all islands shouting lies to each other across seas of misunderstanding.” ― Rudyard Kipling

“A single moment of misunderstanding is so poisonous that it makes us forget the hundred lovable moments spent together within a minute.” 

Misunderstanding Quotes for WhatsApp

“Nowadays, saying what you really think can be a serious error since one risks being misunderstood.” ― Oscar Wilde

 “Words are the source of misunderstandings.” — Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, ‘The Little Prince’.

“As there is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear it.” — William James.

“When good people consider you the bad guy, you develop a heart to help the bad ones. You actually understand them.” — Criss Jami, ‘Killosophy’.

“Is an intelligent human being likely to be much more than a large-scale manufacturer of misunderstanding?” — Phillip Roth

“It is by universal misunderstanding that all agree. For if by ill luck, people understood each other, they would never agree.” — Charles Baudelaire

Misunderstanding Status

“Miscommunication leads to misunderstanding, which rarely leads to anything good.” — Charles F. Glassman

“Because we can’t communicate, there’s a lot of misunderstanding.” — Chen Shui Bian

“Every deep thinker is more afraid of being understood than being misunderstood.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche.

“What if everything in the world were a misunderstanding, what if laughter were really tears?” — Søren Kierkegaard.

“We are infected by our own misunderstanding of how our own minds work.” — Kevin Kelly.

“To be misunderstood can be the writer’s punishment for having disturbed the reader’s peace. The greater the disturbance, the greater the possibility of misunderstanding.”- Anatole Broyard

“Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.” Albert Schweitzer

“Mercy did not exist in the primordial life. It was misunderstood for fear, and such misunderstandings made for death.” — Jack London.

“Change comes with both fear and some pain. Those two ingredients create mistrust, misunderstanding, and misinformation.” — David Mixner.


Misunderstanding is not the main issue it’s part of life. more important is how we resolve the misunderstanding to avoid conflict with our loved ones. I hope these misunderstanding sayings are useful for you. please share your favorite quote in the comment section below.

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