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The one thing that 'Via Dolorosa' has is no opinions. To me, curiosity is 50 times as valuable as opinion.
Since I was old enough to understand what a songwriter/producer is, I've had a curiosity about how Max Martin creates what he creates. I wanted to see that happen. I wanted to be there. I wanted to learn from him.
I think the driving thing was curiosity about the universe. That fascinated me. I didn't think anything about being famous or anything like that, I was just interested in the concepts involved.
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.
Looking back, I realize that nurturing curiosity and the instinct to seek solutions are perhaps the most important contributions education can make.
It takes a perverse determination to drain that instinctive curiosity away and make history seem just remote, dead and disconnected from our contemporary reality. Conversely, it just takes skilful storytelling to recharge that connection to make the past come alive in our present.
The basic drive behind real philosophy is curiosity about the world, not interest in the writings of philosophers.
To me, having the courage to tell your own story goes hand in hand with having the curiosity and humility to listen to others' stories.
Curiosity about life in all of its aspects, I think, is still the secret of great creative people.
Curiosity is one of the most permanent and certain characteristics of a vigorous intellect.
It's through curiosity and looking at opportunities in new ways that we've always mapped our path at Dell. There's always an opportunity to make a difference.
Curiosity is lying in wait for every secret.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The art of letters will come to an end before A.D. 2000. I shall survive as a curiosity.
It is one thing to mortify curiosity, another to conquer it.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Curiosity, n. An objectionable quality of the female mind. The desire to know whether or not a woman is cursed with curiosity is one of the most active and insatiable passions of the masculine soul.
The greatest virtue of man is perhaps curiosity.
There are various sorts of curiosity; one is from interest, which makes us desire to know that which may be useful to us; and the other, from pride which comes from the wish to know what others are ignorant of.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
I have never read for entertainment, but rather for understanding and to satisfy my eager curiosity.
Bryant H. McGill
My curiosity and my appetite for evolving as an actor is one of the main components of me still working today in the business.
Getting to know someone else involves curiosity about where they have come from, who they are.
It is only from the people I've had the good fortune to meet that I am learning the lessons to guide me. Baz Luhrmann, director of 'Moulin Rouge,' for example, has a childlike curiosity about the world. He doesn't pretend to know all the answers - quite the opposite, in fact. He asks loads of questions of everyone.
Morality comes with the sad wisdom of age, when the sense of curiosity has withered.
I don't need someone with a hot body. He can be fat or overweight and have a belly. It's very much about style and substance and humor, interest, curiosity and really being smart.
After my mom died, there was so much written about her fashion and her style and all that, and I felt that one of the most important parts of her was missing, her real intellectual curiosity.
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?
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence.
Henry David Thoreau
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