Human curiosity, the urge to know, is a powerful force and is perhaps the best secret weapon of all in the struggle to unravel the workings of the natural world.
It is a miracle that curiosity survives formal education.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
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.
It is, in fact, nothing short of a miracle that the modern methods of instruction have not entirely strangled the holy curiosity of inquiry.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity.
I've tried everything. I can say to you with confidence, I know a fair amount about LSD. I've never been a social user of any of these things, but my curiosity has carried me into a lot of interesting areas.
Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.
Satisfaction of one's curiosity is one of the greatest sources of happiness in life.
The greatest virtue of man is perhaps curiosity.
Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will.
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
The public have an insatiable curiosity to know everything, except what is worth knowing
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. It is enough if one tries merely to comprehend a little of this mystery every day. Never lose a holy curiosity.
Seize the moment of excited curiosity on any subject to solve your doubts; for if you let it pass, the desire may never return, and you may remain in ignorance.
Curiosity is the very basis of education and if you tell me that curiosity killed the cat, I say only the cat died nobly.
Curiosity is only vanity. Most frequently we wish not to know, but to talk. We would not take a sea voyage for the sole pleasure of seeing without hope of ever telling.
Mere curiosity adds wings to every step.
I know quite certainly that I myself have no special talent; curiosity, obsession and dogged endurance, combined with self-criticism have brought me to my ideas.
Curiosity is one of the permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous mind.
Curiosity is, in great and generous minds, the first passion and the last
We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we're curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.
My alma mater was books, a good library - I could spend the rest of my life reading, just satisfying my curiosity
Curiosity has its own reason for existence.
The first and simplest emotion which we discover in the human mind, is curiosity