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Total Quotes : 171
Find Go

I was awfully curious to find out why I didn't go insane.

- Abraham Maslow

Mindset Critical

It's sort of a mental attitude about critical thinking and curiosity. It's about mindset of looking at the world in a playful and curious and creative way.

- Adam Savage

Love Thought

It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.

- Agatha Christie

Habits Never

Curious things, habits. People themselves never knew they had them.

- Agatha Christie

Curiosity Natural

Kids are naturally curious about what they don't know, or don't understand, or what is foreign to them. They only learn to be frightened of those differences when an adult influences them to behave that way and censors that natural curiosity.

- Aimee Mullins

Like Putting

When I'm curious about something, I do it full on and take it as far as I go, but when I feel like I've really explored it, I'm OK with putting it aside and going on to something else.

- Aimee Mullins

Think I Think

I think of myself as quite a shy person. But when I'm curious about something, I'll go quite far to satisfy my curiosity.

- Alain de Botton

Mind Play

I'm quite a curious person. I don't mind being the one who doesn't know things, a role I often play in QI.

- Alan Davies

Education Special

I have no special talent. I am only passionately curious.

- Albert Einstein

Human Being Very

I'm very curious, I guess, as a human being.

- Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu

Very Surrounded

I'm very curious. I feel more comfortable surrounded by people not like me.

- Alessandro Michele

Even Interest

I'm curious about everything. Even subjects that don't interest me.

- Alex Trebek

Fact Very

Nationality is a very curious thing. The blood is Scots and the temperament is Scots, but I am, in fact, 100% American.

- Alexander Mackendrick

Business Curiosity

A person who is too nice an observer of the business of the crowd, like one who is too curious in observing the labor of bees, will often be stung for his curiosity.

- Alexander Pope

Year Fact

I can only point out a curious fact. Year after year the Nobel Awards bring a moment of happiness not only to the recipients, not only to colleagues and friends of the recipients, but even to strangers.

- Alfred Day Hershey

Lesbian Straight

I'm not lesbian; I'm not bisexual; I'm not straight. I'm just curious.

- Alice Walker

Practice Want

Practice being curious; want to know things; ask questions.

- Anders Holm

Will Truest

Never forget that the truest luxury is imagination, and that being a writer gives you the leeway to exploit all of the imagination's curious intricacies, to be what you were, what you are, what you will be, and what everyone else is or was or will be, too.

- Andrew Solomon

Endlessly Expected

Writers are nosy people; we are endlessly curious: we ask questions when we shouldn't - we peek around corners when we are least expected.

- Ann Turner

Happen Made

Families interest me - I'm part of one; most of us come from one. And I'm curious about the choices made in life, how they affect things, and how those choices happen.

- Anne Meara

Always May

But maybe music was not intended to satisfy the curious definiteness of man. Maybe it is better to hope that music may always be transcendental language in the most extravagant sense.

- Charles Ives

Always Been

From the time I was a little girl, I'd just always been naturally curious. And I was raised in a family that... would just get really worked up about inequities and unfairness.

- Cheri Bustos

Challenges Other

I suppose I am interested in the variety of human life - how people live. I am most interested in individuals and how they respond to challenges or to difficulties or just to each other. I am curious about people.

- Claire Denis

Listening Always

I'm always curious about anyone who has enough passion to go onstage and say, 'This is what I'm really passionate about.' It's always worth listening to.

- Clemence Poesy

Like Held

I used to believe there were people on Mars, and of course now we know there aren't. Mars held particular interest. I was curious what kind of beings they would look like.

- Clyde Tombaugh

News Energetic

Walter Cronkite was a personally decent and convivial man, who literally couldn't kill a fly, was kind to his children, generally helpful to juniors, authentically curious about the news, and, in his time, an energetic reporter.

- Conrad Black

Like Read

I feel like if you read something, and it makes you so curious about a topic that you then go read something else, that's exciting.

- Curtis Sittenfeld

Here Ageing

I am really curious about life, about why we are all here. I notice my skin is ageing, things are changing, I've seen people dying, so that's the train we are all on.

- Damien Rice

Will More

Live life to the full, and become more curious every day. The more you find out about life, the richer your music-making will be.

- Daniel Barenboim

Amazing London

If you're curious, London's an amazing place.

- David Bailey

Think I Think

I think about death all the time. I know there's nothing out there, but I'm curious. There's a 300 billion-to-one chance that there might be an energy that goes somewhere else, but I doubt it.

- David Bailey

New Having

I'm ever curious about the world. I'm driven to go out and find new things to write about. Having a vivid imagination is also a plus.

- David Baldacci

Think More

I'd be curious to find out, but I don't think people in the entertainment industry are proportionally more or less serious politically than anyone in the landscaping industry.

- David Cross

Audience Jargon

I'm the know-nothing. I'm curious, I try to be entertaining, I try to translate the techno jargon, but in the end I'm the audience's representative.

- David Pogue

Very About

It's very important to be curious in a very universal way. Whether someone is poor or rich, I'm curious about everything.

- David Tang

New Likely

Curious patients are more receptive to new ideas, and those who engage their health practitioners in a dialogue are much more likely to adhere to these recommendations.

- Dean Ornish

Alive Infinitely

Your soul is infinitely creative. It is alive and expansive in nature. It is curious and playful, changing with the tides of time.

- Debbie Ford

Want Belong

I want my kids to be curious, to be interested in a lot of things, to be confident, and to feel they belong in any number of situations.

- Deborah Norville

I'm insatiably curious.

- Joanne Harris

Mind Same Time

Be curious enough to keep an open mind to what's happening around you in society. You can look at yourself and the world at the same time.

- Jochen Zeitz

Very Constructed

Television is a very highly constructed, and edited, and censored, and tailored, and marketed reality. But I'm not judgemental about it. I don't have anything against television. I just personally don't feel curious.

- Jodhi May

Away Other

Our world is drowning in a sea of self-centeredness. You can make yourself quite unique right away by leaving this ocean of selfishness and choosing to be curious about other people.

- John Bytheway

Like Here

Here are three things you can do, even when you feel like there isn't a friend in sight. You can be curious, you can be clean, and you can be Christlike.

- John Bytheway

Limit Very

There is no limit to what astrophysicists can do. We can be very curious.

- John C. Mather

Alive Very

Really, I'm only alive out of curiosity. I'm very curious about where we're all marching.

- John Hurt

Fact Before

It is a curious fact that the word 'essayist' showed up in English before it existed in French.

- John Jeremiah Sullivan

Always Been

I'm an entrepreneur. I always have been. I am curious, and I enjoy solving problems.

- John McAfee

Island Seattle

Seattle is this curious liberal 'island.'

- Jonathan Raban

Painting Very

Simultaneous contrast is not just a curious optical phenomenon - it is the very heart of painting.

- Josef Albers


It is one of man's curious idiosyncrasies to create difficulties for the pleasure of resolving them.

- Joseph de Maistre

Lives Escapism

Everyone wants to escape, everyone's drawn to escapism to leave their lives for an hour or two, and we're all so curious as human beings.

- Josh Bowman

New Been

I get curious about new things. My real strength is going into a field that has not been investigated before, and finding new approaches to it.

- Joshua Lederberg

Going Very

I am very curious. Every day, I say: 'What am I going to learn today, and whom am I going to meet?'

- Azzedine Alaia

Discover Some

It would be curious to discover who it is to whom one writes in a diary. Possibly to some mysterious personification of one's own identity.

- Beatrice Webb

Like Turned

You know I was curious - I was interested in all kinds of mystery or deeper meanings in the paintings because I myself have not analyzed why they have turned out like this or like that.

- H. R. Giger

More About

I actually find it a lot easier to interview people I don't agree with because I'm far more curious about how they've arrived at that place.

- Hailey Gates

Think I Think

I think, by nature, human beings are curious. And I think that's only amplified as an artist.

- Haley Bennett

Living Wonderful

Everything is just better in California - the wine, the food, fruits and vegetables, the comforts of living. Even the instrumentalists are generous and curious. Everything is wonderful.

- Beth Anderson

Happy Still

As long as I am still interested and curious, I enjoy getting up in the morning, but I can't say I have a happy smile on my face 24/7.

- Harriet Walter

Interesting Why

Curious people are interesting people; I wonder why that is.

- Bill Maher

Sofa Squeezing

The curious defiled past him, after squeezing the Presidential fingers into the room, and settled either on the sofa or chairs or remained standing for protracted observations.

- Henry Villard

Love I Love

I love to travel. I'm a curious person.

- Hilary Swank

Nature Big

I would say that the directors that I've liked the most are all curious in nature - curious thinkers. They're all big questioners, I would say, first and foremost.

- Brad Pitt

Happiness Some

Happiness comes from... some curious adjustment to life.

- Hugh Walpole

Private Movie

A movie has to get good reviews, high grosses - it has to beat expectations. The same thing with television and the ratings. But being curious isn't like that. It's not a public thing. It's private, and the test is a private one. You have to be on your toes.

- Brian Grazer

Die Individual

What a curious phenomenon it is that you can get men to die for the liberty of the world who will not make the little sacrifice that is needed to free themselves from their own individual bondage.

- Bruce Barton

Busy Enthusiastic

I'm in an agreeable state: busy, enthusiastic, curious.

- Isabelle Adjani

Going About

Only barbarians are not curious about where they come from, how they came to be where they are, where they appear to be going, whether they wish to go there, and if so, why, and if not, why not.

- Isaiah Berlin

Kind Audience

There is a kind of adventure- and risk-seeking audience in classical contemporary music that is really empowering and part of what draws me to it. The people that come to these concerts are open-minded and curious.

- Bryce Dessner

Lucky Stubborn

You need to be curious, competitive, creative, stubborn, self-confident, skeptical, patient and be lucky to win a Nobel.

- Ivar Giaever

Change I Am

The curious paradox is that when I accept myself just as I am, then I can change.

- Carl Rogers

See Going

I'm curious to see what kind of distribution it's going to get because of that.

- Caroline Dhavernas

Science Through

What is a scientist after all? It is a curious man looking through a keyhole, the keyhole of nature, trying to know what's going on.

- Jacques Yves Cousteau

Innocent Could

Children are not only innocent and curious but also optimistic and joyful and essentially happy. They are, in short, everything adults wish they could be.

- Carolyn Haywood

About Constantly

We're constantly morphing into different outward manifestations of ourselves. That's what I find curious about people.

- Cate Blanchett

Like Same Time

I like all these little animals that run and eat and hide all the time. I like their faces, They seem to be scared and curious at the same time.

- Catherine Deneuve

Question Like

Be like Curious George, start with a question and look under the yellow hat to find what's there.

- James Collins

Will Tolerant

I'm tolerant of believers, but I'm agnostic. I'm curious to see how scientists will integrate the near-death experience into their research and if it will be explained.

- Cecile de France

Informed Learned

My father also happened to be an intellectual, as learned, literate, informed, and curious as anyone I have known. Unobtrusively and casually, he was my wise and gentle teacher.

- James Tobin

Cats Journalist

If you're curious, you'll probably be a good journalist because we follow our curiosity like cats.

- Diane Sawyer

Movie Could

It used to be that you could do these nuggets of a movie and it would attach itself in terms of credibility to your work and the style of work that you did, that people would be interested and curious about you and your work as an actor.

- Jared Harris

Person Very

I'm a very curious person.

- Domenico Dolce

Small Interviewer

I'm not a journalist; I'm probably a horrible interviewer. The one small thing I have is I'm curious, and I'm interested in who I'm with.

- Doug Aitken

Wanting Been

I'd been wanting to try a YA novel for years because I saw how exciting the genre was and how amazing, hungry, and curious the readers were.

- Jeff Giles

Will Named

I'm curious to know how many newborn babies will be named Jeremih after my second album.

- Jeremih

Became South

What I find curious is that I ever became a writer at all. I grew up in the South Bronx, the land of poverty and petty hoodlums.

- Jerome Charyn

Someone Background

I have a curious background for someone who turns out to be a writer.

- Jerry Spinelli

Think Need

I never think of the reader. I am curious about things; I need to find out, so off I go.

- Jim Crace

Living Ants

I spent my first 4 years living in the tiny town of Snug, by the sea near Hobart. Curious about animals, I would pick up ants in our backyard and jellyfish on the beach.

- Elizabeth Blackburn

Think I Think

I think a lot of people are curious about what makes people do what they do, and I guess my curiosity isn't hidden in any way.

- Karin Slaughter

Doing Courses

Take all the courses in your curriculum. Do the research. Ask questions. Find someone doing what you are interested in! Be curious!

- Katherine Johnson

Want Passionate

Anything that I'm passionate about and surprises me usually ends up turning into a joke simply because I have questions about it and I'm curious and I want to talk about it.

- Katherine Ryan

Like Person

I'm a curious person. I like to ask questions.

- Kathy Ireland

Process Hands

In general, I just try to make the people that I'm shooting feel like they are in good hands. I'm open-minded, and I invite them to be open-minded to the process. I'm direct and curious.

- Keith Maitland

I Am Gal

I am just a curious gal who is continuing to be curious.

- Kelly Wearstler

Always Dexter

I'm always curious how we sometimes have a different point of view when it comes to justice. And that's why people root for 'Dexter.'

- Erik King

Rather Gotten

I'd rather experiment than follow the same formula. I'm a curious person. It's gotten me into trouble, but I say, 'Why not? Let's try it.'

- Eve

Which Civilized

It is a curious thing... that every creed promises a paradise which will be absolutely uninhabitable for anyone of civilized taste.

- Evelyn Waugh

Next Continue

I follow life's changes, continue with my time-outs, and remain curious about what's next.

- Kim Cattrall

Door Jehovah

I was a curious child. I'd debate with anyone who came to the door - people from the Islamic community... Jehovah's Witnesses... anyone.

- Forest Whitaker