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One of the secrets of life is to keep our intellectual curiosity acute.
William Lyon Phelps
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.'
Curiosity is free-wheeling intelligence.
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.
Curiosity did kill the cat, but I'm very curious.
Curiosity is the direct incontinency of the spirit.
I think we learn from medicine everywhere that it is, at its heart, a human endeavor, requiring good science but also a limitless curiosity and interest in your fellow human being, and that the physician-patient relationship is key; all else follows from it.
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.
We are driven by the usual insatiable curiosity of the scientist, and our work is a delightful game.
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.
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.
So curiosity, I think, is a really important aspect of staying young or youthful.
A burning itch to know is higher than a solemn vow to pursue truth. To feel the burning itch of curiosity requires both that you be ignorant, and that you desire to relinquish your ignorance.
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
We didn't set out to be educators or even scientists, and we don't purport that what we do is real science but we're demonstrating a methodology by which one can engage and satisfy your curiosity.
Each story we approach in the same way, with curiosity and interest and determination to get behind the image.
I have always had a sense of curiosity and aspiration.
Show me a character whose life arouses my curiosity, and my flesh begins crawling with suspense.
Fawn M. Brodie
I've always been inspired by artists who have shown musical and intellectual curiosity and the courage to take risks.
John F. Kennedy
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