Quotes on Curiosity

Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.
~ Arnold Edinborough
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What we have to do is to be forever curiously testing new opinions and courting new impressions.
~ Walter Pater
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The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing.
~ Oscar Wilde
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Sometimes questions are more important than answers.
~ Nancy Willard
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The cure for boredom is curiosity. There is no cure for curiosity.
~ Dorothy Parker
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Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
~ Marie Curie
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Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.
~ Leo Burnett
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Curiosity has its own reason for existence.
~ Albert Einstein
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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
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Curiosity is little more than another name for Hope.
~ Augustus William Hare and Julius Charles
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Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last.
~ Samuel Johnson
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Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will.
~ James Stephens
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A sense of curiosity is nature's original school of education.
~ Smiley Blanton
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When you're curious, you find lots of interesting things to do.
~ Walt Disney
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Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.
~ Dr.Linus Pauling
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It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
~ Albert Einstein
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I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism, have brought me to my ideas.
~ Albert Einstein
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Only the curious will learn and only the resolute overcome the obstacles to learning. The quest quotient has always excited me more than the intelligence quotient.
~ Eugene S. Wilson
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Curiosity is a willing, a proud, and eager confession of ignorance.
~ S. Leonard Rubinstein
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Research is formalized curiosity. It is poking and prying with a purpose.
~ Zora Neale Hurston
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Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
~ Samuel Johnson
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It is one thing to mortify curiosity, another to conquer it.
~ Robert Louis Stevenson
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It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
~ Albert Einstein
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The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity, a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
~ Edward Morgan Forster
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The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
~ Anatole France
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Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.
~ Victor Hugo
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The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
~ Albert Einstein
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The greatest virtue of man is perhaps curiosity.
~ Anatole France
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Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
~ Samuel Johnson
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Life must be lived and curiosity kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.
~ Eleanor Roosevelt
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Never lose a holy curiosity.
~ Albert Einstein
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Curiosity is one of the great secrets of happiness.
~ Bryant Harrison McGill
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The four characteristics of humanism are curiosity, a free mind, belief in good taste, and belief in the human race.
~ Edward Morgan Forster
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The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity.
~ Edmund Burke
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Curiosity is one of the forms of feminine bravery.
~ Victor Hugo
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Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
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First love is only a little foolishness and a lot of curiosity.
~ George Bernard Shaw
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Curiosity is the wick in the candle of learning.
~ William Arthur Ward
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