Interest Quotes

A university is what a college becomes when the faculty loses interest in students.

John Ciardi

Empirical interest will be in the facts so far as they are relevant to the solution of these problems.

Talcott Parsons

It is not from the benevolence of the butcher, the brewer, or the baker that we expect our dinner, but from their regard to their own interest.

Adam Smith

In the education of children there is nothing like alluring the interest and affection, otherwise you only make so many asses laden with books.

Michel Montaigne

It is only about things that do not interest one that one can give a really unbiased opinion, which is no doubt the reason why an unbiased opinion is always valueless.

Oscar Wilde

Men cease to interest us when we find their limitations.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To serve the public interest is not the same as being a servant of public opinion.

Sidney Hook

A thing that many young fellows don't seem to realism at first is that success depends on oneself and not on a kindly fate, nor on the interest of powerful friends.

Sir Robert Baden-Powell

Business is really more agreeable than pleasure: it interests the whole mind . . . but it does not look as if it did.

Walter Bagehot

Only free peoples can hold their purpose and their honor steady to a common end and prefer the interest of mankind to any narrow interest of their own.

Woodrow T. Wilson

I am not interested in shooting new things - I am interested to see things new.

Ernst Haas

Half of the harm that is done in this world is due to people who want to feel important. They don't mean to do harm but the harm does not interest them.

T.S. Eliot

A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.

Laurence Sterne

Journalism's ultimate purpose [is] to inform the reader, to bring him each day a letter from home and never to permit the serving of special interests.

Arthur Ochs Sulzberger

People are generally amazed that I would take an interest in any form that would require me to stop talking for three hours.

Henry Kissinger

It is of interest to note that while some dolphins are reported to have learned English - up to fifty words used in correct context - no human being has been reported to have learned dolphinese.

Dr. Carl Sagan

This paper will no doubt be found interesting by those who take an interest in it

John Dalton

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Updated On : January 13, 2014
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