Listen to any musical phrase or rhythm, and grasp it as a whole, and you thereupon have present in you the image, so to speak, of the divine knowledge of the temporal order.
A statesman… must wait until he hears the steps of God sounding through events, then leap up and grasp the hem of His garment.
Art is the most passionate orgy within man’s grasp.
Owned technologies are easy to grasp because they’re so prevalent. They’re technologies that are developed and shaped by a defined group, usually someone selling it.
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a clear notion of what the opposite untrue statement would be.
Faith is not something to grasp, it is a state to grow into.
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
The American President resembles the commander of a ship at sea. He must have a helm to grasp, a course to steer, a port to seek.
At the lowest cognitive level, they are processes of experiencing, or, to speak more generally, processes of intuiting that grasp the object in the original.
To our critical eyes, the threads of which the past is woven are, by nature, endless and indivisible. Scientifically speaking, we cannot grasp the absolute beginning of anything: everything extends backwards to be prolonged by something else.