Answer Quotes

The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer.

Alice Wellington Rollins

We learn more by looking for the answer to a question and not finding it than we do from learning the answer itself.

Lloyd Alexander

On a scale of 1 to 10, 1 being the lowest, imagine you are a person with a level 2 strength of character and attitude looking at a level 5 problem. Would this problem appear to be big or little? From a level 2 perspective, a level 5 problem would seem like a big problem. Now imagine youíve grown yourself and become a level 8 person. Would the same level 5 problem be a big problem or a little problem? Magically, the identical problem is now a little problem Finally, imagine that youíve really worked hard on yourself and become a level 10 person. Now, is this same level 5 problem a big problem or a little problem? The answer is that itís no problem. It doesnít even register in your brain as a problem. Thereís no negative energy around it. Itís just a normal occurrence to handle, like brushing your teeth or getting dressed

T. Harv Eker

Courage, in the final analysis, is nothing but an affirmative answer to the shocks of existence.

Kurt Goldstein

In a football game and in the corporate workplace there is a huge difference between teams that achieve great success and teams that become dismal failures. The answer is effective communication- teams that can openly share ideas, focus on the task, and communicate proactively should not be surprised by their achievements.

Reed Markham

Luck is when opportunity knocks and you answer.

Unknown

It appears to me that in Ethics, as in all other philosophical studies, the difficulties and disagreements, of which history is full, are mainly due to a very simple cause: namely to the attempt to answer questions, without first discovering precisel

George Moore

A good scientist is a person in whom the childhood quality of perennial curiosity lingers on. Once he gets an answer, he has other questions.

Frederick Seitz

Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question.

Albert Camus

You cannot discover the purpose of life by asking someone else - the only way you'll ever get the right answer is by asking yourself.

Terri Guillemets

In examinations, the foolish ask questions the wise cannot answer.

Oscar Wilde

When we have arrived at the question, the answer is already near.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let your speech be alway with grace, seasoned with salt, that ye may know how ye ought to answer every man.

Bible

The best answer to bad speech is good speech

Alan M. Dershowitz

To find the exact answer, one must first ask the exact question.

S. Tobin Webster

A timid question will always receive a confident answer.

Lord Darling

Your values are your current estimations of truth. They represent your answer to the question of how to live.

Steve Pavlina

The present blitz about drugs - I think it looks very much like how we treated insane people 100 years ago -- throw them in the cage - as if that's the whole answer. And it's not the whole answer.

Gene Roddenberry

Sisters are always drying their hair. Locked into rooms, alone, they pose at the mirror, shoulders bare, trying this way and that their hair, or fly importunate down the stair to answer the telephone.

Phyllis McGinley

To the question whether I am a pessimist or an optimist, I answer that my knowledge is pessimistic, but my willing and hoping are optimistic.

Albert Schweitzer

A gentle answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.

Bible

Advice is what we ask for when we already know the answer but wish we didn't.

Erica Jong

Forgiveness is the answer to the child's dream of a miracle by which what is broken is made whole again, what is soiled is again made clean.

Dag Hammarskjold

My starting point is as an academic who always thought nuclear was the answer, but who then looked at the figures and came to an inescapable conclusion that solar-hydrogen is the long-term future. I did not come at this as a green evangelist. I am a reluctant convert.

Derek Abbott

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