Friday, 9 December 2016

Curiosity - Quotes

A generous and elevated mind is distinguished by nothing more certainly than an eminent degree of curiosity. - Samuel Johnson

A sense of curiosity is nature's original school of education.- Smiley Blanton

Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you; you must acquire it. - Sudie Back

Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people. - Leo Burnett

Curiosity is a feeling which causes us not to be content with the beauty and fragrance of the flower, but which prompts us to look under the rose. - Mrs. Inchbald

Curiosity is only vanity. Most frequently we wish not to know, but to talk. We would not take a sea voyage for the sole pleasure of seeing without hope of ever telling. - Blaise Pascal

Curiosity is the forerunner of discovery. - Richard Duke

Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only that the cat died nobly. - Arnold Edinborough

Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last. - Samuel Johnson

Curiosity killed the cat. - James Allan Mair

Energy and curiosity are the lifeblood of universities; the desire to find out, to uncover, to dig deeper, to puzzle out obscurities, is the spirit of the university, and it is a channelling of that unresting curiosity that holds mankind together. - Robertson Davies

Free curiosity has greater power to stimulate learning than rigorous coercion. - St. Augustine

Healthy curiosity is a great key in innovation. - Unknown

One of the secrets of life is to keep our intellectual curiosity acute. - William Lyon Phelps

The curious are always in some danger. If you are curious you might never come home. - Jeanette Winterson

The future belongs to the curious. The ones who are not afraid to try it, explore it, poke at it, question it and turn it inside out. - Unknown

Thinkers aren't limited by what they know, because they can always increase what they know. Rather they're limited by what puzzles them, because there's no way to become curious about something that doesn't puzzle you. - Daniel Quinn

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. - Walt Disney

When you’re curious, you find lots of interesting things to do. - Walt Disney

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