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“Any man who knows all the answers most likely misunderstood the questions”

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Sometimes attaining the deepest familiarity with a question is our best substitute for actually having the answer.

Brian Greene

To see the plume of pollution that affected so many nations without being able to do a thing about it was a big wake-up call. But the question now is: what is more important ? the risk around nuclear or the risk around global warming?

Keith Turner

A wise man can learn more from a foolish question than a fool can learn from a wise answer.

Bruce Lee

Religion is the state of being grasped by an ultimate concern, a concern which qualifies all other concerns as preliminary and which itself contains the answer to the question of the meaning of our life.

Paul Tillich

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

Antoine de Saint-Exupery

If most people are not willing to see the difficulty, this is mainly because, consciously or unconsciously, they assume that it will be they who will settle these questions for the others, and because they are convinced of their own capacity to do this.

Friedrich August von Hayek

It is an open question whether any behavior based on fear of eternal punishment can be regarded as ethical or should be regarded as merely cowardly.

Margaret Mead

A man may fulfill the object of his existence by asking a question he cannot answer, and attempting a task he cannot achieve.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

A person soon learns how little he knows when a child begins to ask questions.

Richard L. Evans

The will to truth! That will which is yet to seduce us into many a venture, that famous truthfulness of which all philosophers up to this time have spoken reverently -- think what questions this will to truth has posed for us! What strange, wicked, questionable question!

Friedrich Nietzsche

I wish I had an answer to that, because I'm tired of answering that question

Yogi Berra

Fear is a question: What are you afraid of, and why? Just as the seed of health is in illness, because illness contains information, your fears are a treasure house of self-knowledge if you explore them.

Marilyn Ferguson

My parents are both college professors, and it made me want to question authority, standards and traditions.

Maya Lin

If you are inclined to leave your character solitary for any considerable length of time, better question yourself. Fiction is association, not

A B Guthrie Jr

The Democratic Party silence on Iraq is another moment of a voice lost. Faced with votes in favor of the war, the silence is deafening in Washington and the frustration is growing larger among voters. It's time for us to ask the question: What is the exit strategy?

Andy Stern

The primary tool of science is skepticism, whose light shrivels unquestioning faith.

Mike Huben

As a former veteran, I understand the needs of veterans, and have been clear - we will work together, stand together with the Administration, but we will also question their policies when they shortchange veterans and military retirees.

Solomon Ortiz

If a man loves the labour of his trade, apart from any question of success or fame, the gods have called him.

Robert Louis Stevenson

The civilized man has a moral obligation to be skeptical... Any man who for one moment abandons or suspends the questioning spirit has for that moment betrayed humanity.

Bergen Evans

No coach ever stops learning. That's what makes the great coaches great. They strive to learn more every day and they never stop asking questions.

Thomas Aaron (Tom) Crean

Big questions get big answers.

Francis Harry Compton Crick

A political leader is necessarily an imposter since he believes in solving life's problems without asking its question.

André Malraux

In religion and politics people's beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination, from authorities who have not themselves examined the questions at issue but have taken them at second-hand from other.

Mark Twain

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