Wonder Quotes

By jove, no wonder women don't love war nor understand it, nor can operate.

Janet Flanner

Childhood is the world of miracle and wonder; as if creation rose, bathed.

Eugene Ionesco

Philosophy is the product of wonder.

Alfred North Whitehead

The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.

Albert Einstein

To be surprised, to wonder, is to begin to understand.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

Wonder is involuntary praise.

Edward Young

Worship is transcendent wonder.

Thomas Carlyle

The world will never starve for want of wonders, but for want of wonder.

G K Chesterton

It's no wonder that truth is stranger than fiction. Fiction has to make sense.

Mark Twain

The few wonders of the world only exist while there are those with the sight to see them.

Charles de Lint

Wondering's healthy. Broadens the mind. Opens you up to all sorts of stray thoughts and possibilities.

Charles de Lint

A man is a very small thing, and the night is very large and full of wonders.

Lord Dunsany

People travel to wonder at the height of the mountains, at the huge waves of the seas, at the long course of the rivers, at the vast compass of the ocean, at the circular motion of the stars, and yet they pass by themselves without wondering.


We used to wonder where war lived, what it was that made it so vile. And now we realize that we know where it lives, that it is inside ourselves.

Albert Camus

The older we grow the greater becomes our wonder at how much ignorance one can contain without bursting one's clothes.

Mark Twain

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Updated On : October 29, 2013
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