Answers Quotes

Good questions outrank easy answers.

Paul A Samuelson

If you do not ask the right questions, you do not get the right answers. A question asked in the right way often points to its own answer. Asking questions is the A-B-C of diagnosis. Only the inquiring mind solves problems.

Edward Hodnett

Be patient toward all that is unsolved in your heart and try to love the questions themselves. Do not now seek the answers, which cannot be given you because you would not be able to live them. And the point is to live everything. Live the questions

Rainer Maria Rilke

Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions.

Edgar Cayce

Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.

Dr. Seuss

Man will not live without answers to his questions.

Hans J. Morgenthau

He who asks questions, cannot avoid the answers.

African Proverb

We have no right to express an opinion until we know all of the answers.

Kurt Cobain

The function of genius is not to give new answers, but to pose new questions - which time and mediocrity can solve.

Hugh Trevor-Roper

Some people fold after making one timid request. They quit too soon. Keep asking until you find the answers.

Jack Canfield

Being religious means asking passionately the question of the meaning of our existence and being willing to receive answers, even if the answers hurt.

Paul Tillich

The scientist is not a person who gives the right answers, he is one who asks the right questions.

Claude Levi-Strauss

The word question is derived from the Latin quarrier (to seek) which is the same root as the word for quest. A creative life is a continued quest, and good questions can be very useful guides. Most useful are open-ended questions; they allow for fresh unanticipated answers to reveal themselves.


Questions show the mind's range, and answers its subtlety.

Joseph Joubert

The purpose of art is to lay bare the questions which have been hidden by the answers.

James Baldwin
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