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Quotes on Curiosity

I have no special talents, I'm only passionately curious. ~Albert Einsten


Judge a man by his questions rather than by his answers. ~Voltaire


A sense of curiosity is nature’s original school of education. ~Smiley Blanton


Curiosity is a willing, a proud, an eager confession of ignorance.
~S. Leonard Rubinstein


The one real object of education is to have a man in the condition of continually asking questions. ~Bishop Mandell Creighton


The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing. One cannot help but be in awe when he contemplates the mysteries of eternity, of life, of the marvelous structure of reality. ~Albert Einstein


Curious minds wonder alike. ~ Unknown


No one asks how to motivate a baby. A baby naturally explores everything it can get at, unless restraining forces have already been at work. And this tendency doesn't die out, it's wiped out. ~B.F. Skinner


The larger the island of knowledge, the longer the shoreline of wonder. ~Ralph W. Sockman


To be curious about that which is not one's concern while still in ignorance of oneself is ridiculous. ~Plato


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


It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.  ~Albert Einstein


There are those much more rare people who never lose their curiosity, their almost childlike wonder at the world; those people who continue to learn and to grow intellectually until the day they die. And these usually are the people who make contributions, who leave some part of the world a little better off than it was before they entered it. ~ William H. Sheldon


Be curious, not judgemental. ~ Walt Whitman



What we do, if we are successful, is to stir interest in the matter at hand, awaken enthusiasm for it, arouse a curiosity, kindle a feeling, fire up the imagination. ~Julius Sumner Miller


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


The cure for boredom is curiosity.  There is no cure for curiosity. ~Dorothy Parker


Replace fear of the unknown with curiosity. ~Unknown

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