Discovery Quotes

The secret to discovery is to never believe existing facts.

Bryant McGill

Happiness is a rare plant that seldom takes root on earth-few ever enjoyed it, except for a brief period; the search after it is rarely rewarded by the discovery, but there is an admirable substitute for it... a contented spirit.

Lady Marguerite Blessington

No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.

Isaac Newton

Learning is the discovery that something is possible.

Fritz Perls

The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitudes.

William Jame

A discovery is said to be an accident meeting a prepared mind.

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

A soul-mate is the one person whose love is powerful enough to motivate you to meet your soul, to do the emotional work of self-discovery, of awakening.

Kenny Loggins

A man\'s errors are his portals of discovery.

James Joyce

The most remarkable discovery ever made by scientists, was science itself.

Jacob Bronowski

The American experience stirred mankind from discovery to exploration. From the cautious quest for what they knew (or thought they knew) was out there, into an enthusiastic reaching to the unknown. These are two substantially different kinds of human enterprise.

Daniel J. Boorstin

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.

Marcel Proust

For three hundred years we have had our focus on the individual. We have distinguished him from the objective world as the Middle Ages did not think of doing. We have given him the world and the universe as a playground for exploration and discovery.

John Grierson

Fertility of imagination and abundance of guesses at the truth are among the first requisites of discovery.

William Jevons

The greatest revolution of our generation is the discovery that human beings, by changing the inner attitudes of their minds, can change the outer aspects of their lives.

William James

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

Lee Iacocca

No man can teach another self-knowledge. He can only lead him or her up to self-discovery - the source of truth.

Barry Long

Man's "progress" is but a gradual discovery that his questions have no meaning

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.

Marcel Proust

Discovery is seeing what everybody else has seen, and thinking what nobody else has thought.

Albert Szent-Gyorgyi

The American who first discovered Columbus made a bad discovery.

G. C. (Georg Christoph) Lichtenberg

The essence of living is discovering. Indeed, it is the joy of discovery that makes life worth the effort.

Vijay Krishna

An experiment disproving a prediction is a discovery.

Enrico Fermi

The discovery of agriculture was the first big step toward a civilized life.

Arthur Keith

The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance it is the illusion of knowledge.

Daniel J. Boorstin
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