curiosity


Random quote of the day:

“Life was meant to be lived, and curiosity must be kept alive. One must never, for whatever reason, turn his back on life.”

—Eleanor Roosevelt, preface, Autobiography

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“If you are really enquiring you cannot start with a conclusion, and all ideologies are a conclusion.”

—J. Krishnamurti, “How To Live In This World,” The Urgency of Change

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“Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.

—Marie Curie to a reporter, quoted in Living Adventures in Science by Henry Thomas and Dana Lee Thomas

(Funny story: As she was entering a vacation home in the south of France, the reporter mistook her for a housemaid and offered her money to dish the dirt on the Curies. Madame Curie apparently dressed quite plainly.)

Disclaimer:  The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Siegfried and Roy, Leonard Maltin, or the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.

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“Research is formalized curiosity.  It is poking and prying with a purpose.  It is a seeking that he who wishes may know the cosmic secrets of the world and they that dwell therein.”

—Zora Neale Hurston, Dust Tracks On the Road

 

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“Curiosity killed the cat, but for a while I was a suspect.”

—Steven Wright

 

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Random quote of the day:

“Curiosity may have killed the cat, but I’ll bet she had a really interesting life up until then.”

—Charles de Lint, Spirits in the Wires

Disclaimer:  The views expressed in this random quote of the day do not necessarily reflect the views of the poster, her immediate family, Siegfried and Roy, Leonard Maltin, or the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. They do, however, sometimes reflect the views of the Cottingley Fairies.