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What I can't completely understand is most other people's fascination with what the famous among us do with their lips and the rest of their bodies. Why do ordinary people become the target of this curiosity simply by virtue of the fact that other people recognise their names and faces but know almost nothing else about them?
Creatures whose mainspring is curiosity enjoy the accumulating of facts far more than the pausing at times to reflect on those facts.
My curiosity and my appetite for evolving as an actor is one of the main components of me still working today in the business.
I do a lot of curiosity buying; I buy it if I like the album cover, I buy it if I like the name of the band, anything that sparks my imagination.
Curiosity is as much the parent of attention, as attention is of memory.
Because of my capacity for listening to strangers' tales, or the details of their lives, my patience with their food and their crotchets, my curiosity that borders on nosiness, I am told that anyone traveling with me experiences an unbelievable tedium, and this is why I choose to travel alone.
I'm full of curiosity.
Curiosity is free-wheeling intelligence.
Popularity gets up people's noses. But I understand the importance and the function of popular music. There is an artistic purpose. Popular music helps people to develop a curiosity and leads them towards classical music.
Often have I wondered with much curiosity as to our coming into this world and what will follow our departure.
Basically, I have been compelled by curiosity.
What drove me and kept me going over the decades? If I had to use a single word, it would be 'curiosity.'
I have always been interested in the paranormal and afterlife, everything from ghosts to angels. I think that everyone has that curiosity of the great unknown.
I have a certain curiosity for life that drives me and propels me forward.
Curiosity did kill the cat, but I'm very curious.
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
I had this unusual mix of curiosity, the ability to write in ways people understood, and when I appeared, viewers seemed to trust me to get them through some cataclysmic changes.
So curiosity, I think, is a really important aspect of staying young or youthful.
We are driven by the usual insatiable curiosity of the scientist, and our work is a delightful game.
Despite having seen a fair amount of the world, I still love travelling - I just have an insatiable curiosity and like looking out of a window.
I have two curiosity cabinets at home filled with finds from jumble sales, markets and my travels. My favourite piece is a voodoo mask from just outside Cape Town.
I do have a peripatetic and active intellectual curiosity.
I think life is about having the mixture of the curiosity of an older person and the imagination of a child.
Curiosity is the one thing invincible in Nature.
Disinterested intellectual curiosity is the life blood of real civilization.
G. M. Trevelyan
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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